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Steroid probe yields arrests

An Augusta man who told police he sold steroids to Richmond County deputies was booked in the Richmond County jail Wednesday. His brother was booked in Columbia County today after threatening the life of a Richmond County narcotics officer.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Weekly crime map, database

A total of 164 crimes tracked by The Augusta Chronicle were reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office during the past week. Violent crimes included 84 assaults. The most assaults in a single day, 17, occurred on Oct. 17 and again on Oct. 18.   

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Oct. 15-20

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Oct. 15-20.

Zombies haunt paintball trail

With some Halloween events, it’s one-sided with actors simply performing the frights for spectators. With this event, it’s a chance to fight back.

Kirby's Augusta

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We think pink

The Augusta Chronicle's monthlong effort to raise awareness of breast cancer.

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Georgia races close, poll shows

ATLANTA -- The races for Georgia governor and U.S. Senate effectively tied, according to a new poll.
By Walter C. Jones

SC Speaker Harrell quits, pleads guilty

COLUMBIA - Suspended South Carolina House Speaker Bobby Harrell has pleaded guilty to six campaign fiance violations and agreed to resign from office.
By Meg Kinnard

Royals even series with Giants

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single in a five-run sixth inning, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each and the Kansas City Royals rebounded to beat San ...

Editorial: A metered response

Is success an abundance of open spots, or merely spots occupied with ticketed vehicles?
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