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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

3 charged in drug bust

Three Aiken County residents are facing charges after police found drugs and weapons during a routine check of an Aiken motel.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Bus catches fire on morning route

A school bus was damaged Wednesday morning after catching fire while taking children to school.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Teen gunshot fatality identified

A teen girl is dead after a drive-by shooting in Clearwater.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Thefts from charter buses reported

Police are investigating after someone stole DVD equipment and seats from charter buses at Lewis Bus Lines.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Local court warns of e-mail scam

State court officials are urging local residents to beware of court notices going out by e-mail.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Elderly man charged with murder dies

An 86-year-old man accused of killing his caretaker last month has died as a result of natural causes.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Toddler who fell in pool dies

A 1-year-old Augusta boy has died a week after being pulled from a swimming pool in his backyard, Coroner Mark Bowen said.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, April 13, 2015

Masters Week sees few arrests

Masters Week was relatively problem free, police said Monday, with only one incident resulting in arrests after three out-of-towners attempted to hop an Augusta National fence on Sunday. 
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Birthday reminder of unsolved slaying

Travis Smith, 28, was standing outside a Ridgeview Manor apartment on Bradleyville Road in North Augusta on Sept. 29, 2012 when he was shot by two hooded men.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, April 10, 2015

1 cabbie shoots another at airport

A cab driver shot another cab driver at the Augusta Regional Airport about noon Friday after getting into an argument about customers, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Flying with golf bags? Leave early

The Transportation Security Administration is asking visitors to the Masters to arrive early before their departing flight from Augusta especially if they're traveling with golf bags.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Bandit sought after convenience store holdup

Police are seeking a suspect after an armed robbery at a south Augusta convenience store Thursday morning.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Police investigate Telfair shooting

Police are investigating a shooting at a East Telfair Street apartment Wednesday evening.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Lincoln man took own life, GBI says

A GBI investigation has determined a 73-year-old man found dead on Sunday following a domestic dispute with a Lincoln County sheriff's deputy died as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Suspect sought in Tuesday night shooting

Richmond County sheriff's deputies continue to investigate a late night shooting that killed an Augusta man.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Eyes in the sky help route Masters traffic

After several years of keeping the same traffic plan, engineers said traffic runs fairly smoothly, but it still requires constant supervision.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Aiken man charged in girlfriend's death

A 32-year-old man has been charged in the "careless handling" shooting death of his girlfriend at her Aiken home.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Child pool accident prompts warnings

Officials are urging safety after one child drowned Saturday and another remains hospitalized after being found unresponsive in a pool about 4 p.m. Monday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, April 6, 2015

Gas price may drop for summer

Experts say a decrease at the pump to around $2 could come just in time for summer vacations.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Arson charges in apartment fire

An 18-year-old has been charged with arson after two apartments were damaged in a fire on Sunday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson
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