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Sunday, July 19, 2015

Murder Mystery: 1992 fatal stabbing unsolved

Frails, known by friends and family as "Tiny," is one of four 1992 homicides that remain unsolved in Richmond County.
By Doug Stutsman

SC peaches reach ideal size after slow start

In the past seven days, Titan Farms, in Ridge Spring, has seen its peaches reach 3 inches in diameter, a size that owner Chalmers Carr calls "ideal for consumers."
By Doug Stutsman

Man followed home, beaten by group

An Augusta man told police he was attacked outside his home early Sunday after being followed from a restaurant.
By Doug Stutsman

Pedestrian shot on Cooney Circle

A Trenton, S.C., man was shot in the buttocks Sunday while walking on Cooney Circle after midnight.
By Doug Stutsman

Augusta man shot at apartments

An Augusta man was hospitalized early Sunday after being shot at an apartment complex.
By Doug Stutsman

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Fishing citations on the rise

Despite costing only $9 for residents to obtain a yearly fishing permit, 467 Georgia anglers have been cited for not having a license during the first six months of 2015. 
By Doug Stutsman

Burglar turns on oven, steals TV

Deputies are searching for a suspect that allegedly broke into a Hephzibah home, stole a television and turned on the stove before fleeing, police say.
By Doug Stutsman

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Where you live: Closed for repairs

Department of Transportation officials confirmed Wednesday that the Warren Road Bridge will remain closed until further notice.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Man accused of breaking window with head

A Martinez man is accused of shattering a window at an Augusta business Monday after employees refused his request for a tattoo.
By Doug Stutsman

Home ransacked; frozen dinners taken

Richmond County deputies were searching Tuesday for suspects accused of ransacking an Augusta home and leaving with frozen food.
By Doug Stutsman

Warren Road overpass closed

The Warren Road overpass has been shut down after a tractor trailer on Interstate 20 struck the underside of the overpass with its load.
By Doug Stutsman

Monday, July 13, 2015

4 charged, 1 sought in Aiken vehicle break-ins

Four suspects have been arrested and one is still being sought after a string of larceny and break-ins of vehicles in Aiken County, police say.
By Doug Stutsman

North Augustan faces child porn charges

Aaron Jacob Heffner, 38, of North Augusta, has been charged with one count of third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor, a felony offense punishable by up to 10 years imprisonment.
By Doug Stutsman

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Deposit bag with more than $12,000 stolen

An employee at Circle K on Lumpkin Road said a man stole a deposit bag containing $12,019 on Sunday.
By Doug Stutsman

Frank Spears enters Columbia County race

Frank Spears announced Sunday that he is entering the race for the District 3 seat on the Columbia County Commission.
By Doug Stutsman

Body found in Aiken County burning car

A 68-year-old Aiken County woman was found dead in a burning car on Lake Shore Drive on Sunday morning.
By Doug Stutsman

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Film tells of woman's kidnapping in 2005 by Atlanta shooter

The film Captive, scheduled to release Sept. 18, comes a decade after Ashley Robinson's encounter with Brian Nichols, who fatally shot three people at the Fulton County Courthouse and a fourth ...
By Doug Stutsman

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Lawn equipment stolen from shed

Deputies were searching Wednesday for suspects accused of taking nearly $1,000 worth of lawn equipment from an Augusta home.
By Doug Stutsman

Female suspects sought for theft

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in locating two women accused of stealing from an Augusta business.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Suspects sought in vandalism of pool

Deputies are searching for suspects accused of vandalizing a pool owned by the Augusta Aquatics Center.
By Doug Stutsman
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