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Second-grade teacher Apryl Guzman (right) works with students on synonym matching during her class at Bayvale Elementary School on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVAN/STAFF

English language program grows in Augusta schools

Around 400 students in the Richmond County school system are participating in the English to Speakers of Other Languages program, up from just 70 in 2012.
By Sean Gruber

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Feb. 23 to March 2

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Feb. 23 to March 2.

Georgia Death Row Inmates

Find out who is on Georgia's death row and what crimes they received the death sentence for.

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Weekly crime map, database

A total of 119 crimes tracked by The Augusta Chronicle were reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office during the past week, including one homicide, the March 1 killing of 75-year-old Bobby Mitchell Shue.

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Commission approves full-time vet hire for animal services

The Augusta Commission on Tuesday approved the hire of a full-time veterinarian for Animal Services, a new position created last year as a strategy to lower the shelter's elevated euthanasia rate.
By Tracey McManus

2 dead, child found alive in Warren County

Warren County sheriff's deputies and agents with the GBI continue to investigate a reported double homicide.
By Donna Stillinger

Editorial: Address this

There is no reason, other than duplicity, for Clinton to have skirted governmental channels.

Fed survey finds US economy growing at moderate pace

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy was growing at a moderate pace through mid-February despite severe winter storms that had disrupted activity in some regions, the Federal Reserve reported Wednesday.
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