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Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016

Aiken couple wins $250,000 in lottery

The couple purchased the Topaz 10s ticket at the Ridge Quick Shop on Pipeline Road in Aiken.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016

Man wanted in liquor store theft

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office released surveillance footage of the man accused of taking two bottles of Hennessy from H & S Wine and Spirits on Wrightsboro Road.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016

Richmond County traffic citations decline

Richmond County traffic citations dropped in 2015 by more than 4 percent from the previous year, according to an analysis of the tickets.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, Jan. 29, 2016

Police offer safety advice when meeting to handle online sale

Police are offering tips on "robbery by appointment" scams that are affecting people across the country.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016

Historic Augusta names preservation honors

Historic Augusta recognized 10 preservation efforts with its annual awards this week.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016

Bobby Jones Expressway work might slow commuters

Bobby Jones Expressway roadwork could start disrupting daily traffic routines starting Monday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Augusta man charged with drug trafficking

Deputies report they found several large black bags of marijuana in the trunk of the man's car.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Gold ring might offer clue in December slaying

Police say if they can find a gold ring, it might help solve a December homicide.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Lee Brice concert canceled

The Lee Brice concert scheduled for Feb. 19 at the James Brown Arena has been canceled, but all tickets will be refunded.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Students disciplined in tribunal hearings

Five W.S. Hornsby K-8 School students were disciplined after being involved in an attempted stabbing of another student in December.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016

Man wanted for shoplifting sunglasses

Police are seeking a man who shoplifted a pair of Gucci sunglasses.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Use of body cameras gains acceptance

Richmond County sheriff's deputies learning the deal with, appreciate body cameras.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

ARC seeks Hall of Fame nominations

The Academy of Richmond County is seeking nominations to its hall of fame for 2016.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

Man arrested as serial peeping Tom

A serial peeping Tom suspect has been charged with taking videos up women's skirts.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Arrest made in year's first homicide

Kevin Antwan Williams, 25, is accused of mortally wounding James Sims III, 34, in a liquor store parking lot at 1773 Kissingbower Road on Jan. 11.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016

1992 North Augusta homicides still unsolved

Leroy "Leo" Roosevelt McCoy and Joseph Nathan Tillman, both 28, were found gunned down at Tillman's Boylan Street home on Jan. 27, 1992.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, Jan. 22, 2016

Illegal gambling arrests made

Diane Seoun Choi, 50, and Sun Chu Han, 57, were charged Thursday with keeping a gambling place and commercial gambling. Stephanie Marie Cowin, 47, and Hyan Ja Hong, 61, were charged with ...
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

Western gear all the rage at Futurity

Shoppers at the Futurity can choose from traditional Western items such as hats, boots, vests, leather jackets and gear such as saddles, but there's a little bit for everyone.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Sheriff's office gets traffic grant

According to a news release, the Governor's Office of Highway Safety grant provides $10,000 to support the activities of the traffic enforcement network and $10,000 on traffic safety equipment.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Man faces robbery, kidnap charges

Marcus Stephen Bolden was booked into the Richmond County jail Tuesday on charges of armed robbery, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and kidnapping.
By Bianca Cain Johnson
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'Boil Water' advisory to lift at 9:30
The boil water advisory, which was implemented Tuesday evening as a precaution, is expected to be lifted by Water Utilities at 9:30 a.m.
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