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Burned body found in Athens car

ATHENS, Ga. -- A body was found in a burned-out car late Wednesday afternoon at a quarry in eastern Athens-Clarke County.
By Joe 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.   

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.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Oct. 15-20

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

Kirby's Augusta

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We think pink

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

Way We Were: Downtown Parking

Have any memories of the trials and tribulations of downtown parking in Augusta, particularly when it had parking meters? Share with an e-mail to bill.kirby@augustachronicle.com.


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Democrats target turnout for Sunday voting

Registered voters in Augusta-Richmond County can cast ballots in the Nov. 4 election from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday in the Advance Voting Center at Augusta Municipal Building, 530 Greene St.
By Susan McCord

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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