An Aiken teen charged with the armed robbery of an Aiken business told police he was forced to commit the crime.
A jet bound for Charlotte, N.C., was diverted to Augusta Regional Airport after the U.S. Airways regional jet had mechanical troubles.
The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for two suspects accused of concealing clothes and assaulting Augusta Mall employees.
Orchids Paper Products Co., a private label consumer tissue manufacturer, is investing at least $110 million to locate in Barnwell County. The project is expected to create 134 jobs.