Bianca Cain Johnson

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ARC Class of '65 holds reunion

About 300 graduates of the Richmond Academy Class of 1965 and their spouses got together for a reunion Friday night.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, Oct. 9, 2015

Bamberg, Greenwood counties eligible for flood aid

Three additional South Carolina counties - Bamberg, Greenwood and Colleton - have been designated for federal assistance because of flooding.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015

Augusta link in Florida baby case

Richmond County sheriff's deputies were involved in a multistate investigation into the disappearance of a 9-week-old Florida boy.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015

Doctor, wife plead guilty to bribery

A couple who offered bribes to a Drug En­force­ment Administration agent in De­cember after a raid of their Central Avenue clinic pleaded guilty Wednesday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015

Weather takes down historic Aiken oak

Strong winds helped push down a historic Aiken tree that many had been struggled to keep alive for decades.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Man attempts convenience store robbery

A man in a hoodie approached the manager at Kangaroo Express, on Wrightsboro Road, as she was putting her key in the car door about 12:50 p.m.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015

Man's care brings sickly zebras back to health

Jeb Boggus had considered getting a zebra to add to his collection of animals at his McBean property, but he never imagined he would get two.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015

Augusta area expecting wet weekend

The National Weather Service has already issued a flash flood watch for east central Georgia, including the entire Augusta area, from Friday morning to Monday morning.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Street party set for Miller Theater restoration

A campaign aimed at restoring the Miller Theater will kick off with a street party later this month.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Moped accident kills Warrenville man

A Warrenville man died Wednesday night after his moped collided with a vehicle.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Sheriff's Office forum tonight

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office seeking the public's input at a public forum this evening at the Henry Brigham Center.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Columbia County deputy in accident

A Columbia County sheriff's officer and another driver were injured in a crash that occurred during a chase late Wednesday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015

Outfitting a sheriff's deputy not cheap

The uniform for a Richmond County sheriff's deputy has changed drastically over the years, but officials say they've finally found a combination that's functional, comfortable and affordable.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Auto auction Saturday for Salvation Army

The Salvation Army will hold its last auto auction of the year on Saturday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Burke homicide victim identified

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said a decomposed body discovered in the Burke County woods last week has been identified as an Augusta man and is considered a homicide.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

3 charged in kidnap-slaying

Three people have been charged with the kidnapping, robbery and shooting death of a South Carolina man last week.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015

Group helps sheriff's office pay for K-9

David Alalof of the Shield Club presented the sheriff's office with a check for $8,500 Tuesday that will cover Axle's purchase and training.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Man arrested in September car chase

A man has been arrested in a car chase earlier this month with Hephzibah police that ended in a wreck.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

3 charged after stolen car crashed

Three Aiken County teens have been charged after a police pursuit ended in a crash Thursday morning.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Milledgeville Road bandit sought

Police are investigating a Thursday afternoon armed robbery at a Milledgeville Road convenience store.
By Bianca Cain Johnson
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