South Carolina police agencies plan to crack down on drunken driving through the Labor Day weekend and hope social media will spread the word with younger drivers.
The council was one of this year's recipients of a grant from the Georgia Council for the Arts. The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art and Symphony Orchestra Augusta were other local recipients.
A North Augusta man is facing drug and obstruction charges after he tried to flee from custody Wednesday, police said
Police are seeking a man suspected of stealing nearly 400 lottery tickets during a burglary Wednesday morning.
Mary Katherine Smith, 39, of Hephzibah, was jailed July 31 after her 2-year-old son, Mason, was hospitalized; he died Aug. 3.