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Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

Thunderstorms ahead for Augusta

The National Weather Service predicts that most of the storm will have passed through the area by daybreak Wednesday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Disease linked to Aiken inmate's death

An Aiken County inmate who died Friday suffered from sickle cell anemia, officials confirmed today.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Augusta police seek slaying suspect

Police are seeking Dameino Roberts as a suspect in the Sept. 27 fatal shooting of Jhalil King.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Gas prices below $3 a gallon

Gas prices have already dipped below $3 in some parts of Augusta and more decreases are expected.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

Cops hope to curb false alarms

In September, Richmond County sheriff's deputies responded to 1,000 calls which turned out to be false alarms.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

Former dean remembered for impact

Dr. Joseph Murphy, a former Augusta State University dean of education, died Wednesday at the age of 83, but colleagues said he left behind a lasting memory in education in Augusta. 
By Bianca Cain Johnson

50 arrests in crackdown

Agencies teamed up in Richmond County for a two-day operation serving warrants and using community-oriented policing to focus on known gang members.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014

Lottery ticket wins $200,000 for N. Augustan

A North Augusta man took extra precautions after winning the top prize of $200,000 on an instant lottery ticket.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday Aiken shooting investigated

Aiken County police are investigating a Tuesday evening shooting that resulted in an adult and juvenile being hospitalized.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014

Intruder might be linked to other incidents

A man caught peeping into windows early Monday could be the same person who entered a 7-year-old's bedroom and threatened to shoot her, according to incident reports.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014

RCSO receives grant for Intoxilyzer 9000

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has a new breath alcohol tester after receiving a state grant to purchase the $8,000 Intoxilyzer 9000.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014

Police eliminate man as suspect in crime

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office said Kevin Darell Conwell is no longer a suspect in an August burglary at a Rosier Road home.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Residents warned of rabies threat

Residents in the Mike Padgett Highway and Rollins Road area have been warned to be on the lookout for odd animal behavior after a raccoon tested positive for rabies.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Pair wanted on burglary charges

Police are searching for two men who attempted to remove appliances from the burglary of a home on Rosier Road in August.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Bath man charged with arson

A 68-year-old Bath man is facing arson charges for setting fire to his own home.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014

Arson suspected in morning house fire

Firefighters said a Kingsley Court home fire this morning could be arson.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Broad Street fire still under investigation

The Augusta Fire Department continues to investigate a fire that damaged a Broad Street building early Tuesday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, Sept. 29, 2014

Bob Richards seeks answer to cycling mystery

Local car dealership owner Bob Richards Jr. is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone who can fill in the blanks about a biking accident that left him with multiple broken bones.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday fight involved 15-20 girls, women

Police said about 15 to 20 teenage girls and women were involved in a brawl on Second Avenue Friday that reportedly involved baseball bats and a Taser.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Police looking for shooting suspect

Police are seeking Adrian Curry after a Laurel Oaks Drive shooting on Saturday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson
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