Fatal accident this morning on Peach Orchard Road

Traffic delays are expected, deputies says, after a fatal accident on Peach Orchard Road this morning.  
By Bianca Johnson

Police ready for anything

Security preparations for tonight’s premiere of the James Brown biopic Get On Up began long before the actors and director fly into town.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings July 14-21

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center July 14-21.

Way We Were: Allen Park

Many growing up in Augusta in the 1940s and 1950s remember summers at Allen Park, the city’s recreational wonderland of water pools, baseball fields and tennis courts.

Augusta Outdoors

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Notable area deaths of 2014

A review of some from our area who have passed away this year including Ralph Herndon (pictured here.)

Kirby's Augusta

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Augusta Commission calls off search for administrator

The action, which was opposed by Wayne Guilfoyle, likely puts off the decision until next year, when Mayor-elect Hardie Davis and three new commissioners take office.
By Susan McCord

Augusta man shot, killed by cop in Adairsville

Charles Leon Johnson II, 29, was killed Tuesday following an incident with a police officer in Adairsville.
By Doug Stutsman

Roundtree, GRU professor to discuss serial killer case on TV

On Thursday, the Reinaldo Rivera case will be the feature of an episode of "Southern Fried Homicide," which runs on Investigation Discovery.
By Travis Highfield

Suspect in home invasion arrested

Eric James Harlan, 26, who was shot during a home invasion at Butler Creek mobile home park last week was arrested on charges of aggravated assault.

Sand Gnats ride Whalen's return to beat GreenJackets

In his first start with the team since leaving because of injury May 1, Savannah's Robert Whalen threw a solid 5 2/3 innings to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 7-2 on Wednesday night.

Editorial: All eyes on Georgia

Let it be Georgia that helps turn this ship around with a solid Perdue victory in November.

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