Stories by Bianca Cain

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Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011

Crime down during 2011

Aggravated assaults, robbery and rape cases for 2011 are at a five-year low in Richmond County. Last year, aggravated assaults in Richmond County were at a 10-year high.
By Bianca Cain

Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011

Bell ringer knows tricks of the trade

This is Gilbert Simmons' third year as a bell ringer for the Salvation Army, and he has it down to a science.
By Bianca Cain

Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011

Aiken County's I-20 dangerous

With 16 fatal wrecks, Aiken County tops the list as the most deadly county in the more-than-200-mile stretch of Interstate 20 between Atlanta and Columbia.
By Bianca Cain

Friday, Nov. 25, 2011

Colder weather coming to town

Temperatures are expected to drop at the beginning of the week as another cold front pushes through the Southeast.
By Bianca Cain

Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011

Family counts blessings

This holiday is going to be an adjustment for Sarah and Larry Brizius, but they still count their blessings.
By Bianca Cain

Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011

Don't let a fire destroy holiday fun

The only thing worse than a burned turkey on Thanksgiving is a trip to the emergency room or a visit by the fire department.
By Bianca Cain

Monday, Nov. 21, 2011

Gas prices drop for holiday travelers

Gas prices are anticipated to drop as we near the Thanksgiving holiday and more drivers hit the roads.
By Bianca Cain

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011

Holiday season ripe for crime

In the next week, Richmond County sheriff's Sgt. Paul Evans expects to see an increase in criminals stealing gifts left in vehicles as the holiday shopping season begins.
By Bianca Cain

Monday, Nov. 14, 2011

Motorcyclist killed in accident identified

A man who was killed Sunday evening in a motorcycle wreck has been identified as 24-year-old Russell Casey Boyles.
By Bianca Cain

Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011

Augusta man dies after bicycle struck on 15th Street

An Augusta man, 51, died Wednesday after being struck while riding his bicycle on 15th Street.
By Bianca Cain

Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011

GBI awaits autopsy in YDC death

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is awaiting autopsy results in this week's death of a YDC inmate.
By Bianca Cain

Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011

No problems as polls open this morning.

No problems reported as voters in Hepzibah, Blythe go to polls.
By Bianca Cain

Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011

Mother searching for answers

It's been more than a year since Joyce Porter got the call that her youngest child and his close friend were found dead.
By Bianca Cain

Friday, Nov. 4, 2011

Augusta artist wins Fantasy 5

A downtown Augusta artist found herself more than $50,000 richer after her recent Fantasy 5 win.
By Bianca Cain

Officials still waiting on lab results in McDuffie slaying

It might be summer before a grand jury will get the case of two McDuffie County suspects charged in the shooting and dragging death of a Gibson, Ga., woman in September.
By Bianca Cain

Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011

Rain could dampen region tonight

Showers moving through the area are expected to provide some rain over the Augusta region Thursday night.
By Bianca Cain

Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011

Alzheimer's walk set for Saturday

The Alzheimer’s Association’s Augusta chapter is anticipating more than 800 participants at this Saturday’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s – previously known as the Memory Walk.
By Bianca Cain

Boy, 5, walks out of Goshen Elementary

Goshen Elementary's principal estimates a kindergartner was missing for about 12 minutes Tuesday before he was found on the side of Old Waynesboro Road by a passer-by.
By Bianca Cain

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011

Trick-or-treater, 10, pulls gun

A 10-year-old Aiken trick-or-treater pulled a gun on a woman who said she would take his candy on Halloween.
By Bianca Cain

Monday, Oct. 24, 2011

'Typewriter Man' still busy

Despite the overwhelming shift to computers since the 1990s, Tony "The Typewriter Man" Kitchens said being a typewriter repairman keeps him busy.
By Bianca Cain

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