Stories by Doug Stutsman

Alleluia Glory 5K Run on Saturday

This Saturday, the Alleluia Community School will host its 10th annual Glory 5K in the Lumpkin Road area of South Augusta. The event begins at 8 a.m.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Augusta woman victim in money card scam

Latray Iquil Bailey, 22, claims she was scammed out of money from unknown suspects stating they were from the Attorney General's Office.
By Doug Stutsman

Monday, April 21, 2014

Missing woman's body, car found in creek

The body of a missing Lincoln County woman was recovered Monday evening near Georgia State Route 79. Shirley Lavender, 72, was found in her vehicle in the waters of Fishing Creek.
By Doug Stutsman

Local orthodontist calls return to Boston 'great experience'

After finishing less than 90 seconds before last year's explosions, local orthodontist Mike Rogers returned to the Boston Marathon for one purpose: closure.
By Doug Stutsman

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Homeowner leaves debris on Barrett Lane

According to Barrett Lane residents, a local homeowner left a pile of rubbish on the street after debris pickup had been deemed 100 percent complete.
By Doug Stutsman

Friday, April 18, 2014

Evans man dies in Columbia County crash

Dalton Brown, 20, of Evans was transported to Georgia Regents Hospital where he was pronounced dead after his motorcycle collided with a flatbed 18-wheeler in Columbia County.
By Doug Stutsman

Beech Island man arrested in Richmond County

Lawrence Boyd Jr., 25, was charged Friday with possession of a handgun, theft by receiving stolen property, as well as possession and intent to distribute marijuana.
By Doug Stutsman

Drilling, blasting operations scheduled

Beginning Monday, Blair Construction will conduct drilling and blasting operations at two locations in Columbia County
By Doug Stutsman

Three detained after robbery at B&B Loans

B&B Loans, at 105 Rail Road Ave. in Aiken, was robbed by two black men, one carrying a handgun.
By Doug Stutsman

Fleet Feet Sports to host a Boston Marathon victory run

Fleet Feet Sports in Augusta announced they will host a charity event on Monday to celebrate the strength of the victims from last year's Boston Marathon.
By Doug Stutsman

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Pedestrian killed on Mike Padgett Highway

A pedestrian was struck and killed Thursday night on Mike Padgett Highway. The victim is the fifth pedestrian to be hit - and third to die - on Richmond County roads since April 10.
By Doug Stutsman

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Columbia County says debris cleanup done

Nearly two months after debris removal began, Emergency and Operations director Pam Tucker confirmed Wednesday evening that cleanup has been deemed complete in Columbia County.
By Doug Stutsman

Cash reward offered in local robberies

Authorities are offering a cash reward to anyone who provides the location and identity of a suspect accused of robbing two local businesses this past weekend.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Former groundbreaking pro golfer backing Blocker-Adams

On Tuesday, Lee Elder made an appearance at Furniture Outlet on Bobby Jones Highway in hopes of raising campaign money for Mayoral Candidate Helen Blocker Adams.
By Doug Stutsman

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Moon to turn red early Tuesday

For the first time since 2011, a total lunar eclipse will arrive early Tuesday, turning the moon an eerie shade of red.
By Doug Stutsman

Augustans return to Boston Marathon

A year after the bombings, Mike Rogers and wife Beth will return to Boston
By Doug Stutsman

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Ellis Street house catches fire

Fire crews responded to a structure fire Saturday evening in Richmond County. A vacant home in the 1800 block of Ellis Street caught fire about 7:30 p.m. and took 20 to 25 minutes to contain.
By Doug Stutsman

North Augusta man drives 1940 Chevy pickup

The 1940 classic has 360 horsepower and once hauled vegetables.
By Doug Stutsman

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Man stabbed, girlfriend arrested

Patrick Ford was hospitalized Wednesday night after being stabbed in his right hand and upper left chest.
By Doug Stutsman

Unidentified victim shot, hospitalized

A man was hospitalized Thursday night after being shot in Richmond County.
By Doug Stutsman