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Monday, March 16, 2015

Man, 86, charged with murder

John Dickey Obryant, who has been booked into the Richmond County jail, was charged with possession of a firearm during commission of a crime.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Sheriff's office filling manpower shortage

Pay raises and other departmental changes have helped fill vacant positions at the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, March 13, 2015

Traffic stop leads to drug charges

Two Augusta men were arrested after police discovered methamphetamine and a stolen weapon in a vehicle during a Thursday traffic stop.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Boshears Skyfest postponed until October

A May air show is being postponed until fall due to conflicts, according to a Thursday post on the organization's Facebook page.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Morning fire injures 2

Two people are being treated for burns after a morning fire at a home on Ninth Avenue in Augusta.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Most feel safe, deputy survey finds

A sheriff's office survey last month at Augusta Mall found most respondents felt safe in their neighborhoods, thought curbing drunken drivers was a priority and were generally satisfied in their ...
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Mom charged with punching child, 6

An Augusta woman is facing charges after police said she punched her 6-year-old child in the eye.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Woman arrested after being accused of running over man

Authorities were called to Ramblewood Road about 9:30 a.m. Monday after witnesses saw a woman driving with a man on the hood of her car.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Fighter jet exercises planned Wednesday over Aiken

Aiken County residents may notice some activity in the sky Wednesday afternoon.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, March 9, 2015

Deputies get into shape

About 60 percent of the staff passed the first round of testing - which included a 1-mile run, 300-meter run, bench press, push-ups and sit-ups - and began in March 2014.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thieves took 15 guns in Cabela's robbery

The guns are valued at $8,626, according to an inventory by the store.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, March 6, 2015

Officials stress importance of yielding to emergency vehicles

A scar on Lt. Ramone Lamkin’s head is a constant reminder that no matter how loud the siren or bright the lights, it doesn’t always get the attention of other drivers.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thieves take guns from Cabela's

Police are looking for help from interstate drivers this morning after guns were stolen during a burglary at Cabela's.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Three arrested in Aiken drug raid

Aiken Public Safety narcotics investigators seized 1 lb. of marijuana, two handguns and an undisclosed amount of cash during the raid at 826 Dillion Avenue.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Warren County slayings probed

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation continues to assist the Warren County Sheriff's Office in the investigate of a double homicide on Wednesday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Police called to Chuck E. Cheese

One woman was stabbed with a pair of scissors at Chuck E. Cheese this morning over comments made about a child.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Traffic stop yields meth arrests

A seatbelt violation led to the arrest of two Richmond County men who had been shopping for items to cook methamphetamine.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Last month the coldest February in 36 years

It’s official. February was really cold. The month ranked as the sixth coldest for the area since 1875.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Oak View apartment robbers reported

Two Oak View Place Apartment neighbors told police someone attempted to rob them in separate incidents early Monday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Two injured in robbery attempt

Two people were treated at a hospital after being injured during an attempted armed robbery late Tuesday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson
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