GRU claims national title

NORTH AUGUSTA — It took four years, but Georgia Regents is king of disc golf once again.

Expensive Columbia County homes for sale

Here are homes for sale, gleaned from on April 18, that are in Columbia County neighborhoods.

The Ranch Davidians

We don’t know who’s right in the case of the Nevada rancher vs. the government. But we do know that the government is losing the public relations battle.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings April 7-14

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center April 7-14.

Kirby's Augusta

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Latest crime data map

A total of 156 crimes tracked by The Augusta Chronicle were reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office during the past week.  

Unity preached by candidates

Everybody who’s ever run for mayor in Au­gusta has promised to unite the city, and this year’s candidates are no exception.

Medical marijuana used in Augusta, activist says

A medical marijuana activist said dozens and maybe hundreds of people in the Augusta area are using marijuana or a derivative to treat ailments.
By Tom Corwin

Senator received support from probation firm owner, bondsmen group

Less than a week before a Senate panel stripped a bill of provisions limiting fees private probation companies can charge, the owner of such a firm wrote a letter of recommendation for the Waynesboro state senator who headed the committee.
By Sandy Hodson

City Ink: Unity preached by mayoral candidates

Everybody who's ever run for mayor in Augusta has promised to unite the city, and this year's candidates are no exception.
By Sylvia Cooper

Beech Island man arrested in Richmond County

Lawrence Boyd Jr., 25, was charged Friday with possession of a handgun, theft by receiving stolen property, as well as possession and intent to distribute marijuana.

Michaux: Chance to witness history was denied at Masters

Letting go of a lost chance at history takes time. It’s still hard to think about the 2009 British Open when Tom Watson was a par away from winning a sixth claret jug. A week ago, the Masters ...