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Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Richmond Academy student struck by car, taken to Georgia Regents

A Richmond Academy student was hospitalized Wednesday after being struck by a vehicle on Walton Way.
By Doug Stutsman

Grovetown man arrested for car break-ins

A Grovetown man was arrested early Tuesday and charged with breaking into vehicles and obstructing a law enforcement officer.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Sheriff's office hosts 'snow cone day' at River Glen Apartments

A snow cone truck hired by the Richmond County Sheriff's Office gave free treats to the kids of River Glen Apartments.
By Doug Stutsman

Parts of Tobacco Road to close Wednesday morning

About 9:30 a.m., the Richmond County Serious Traffic Accident Response unit will be mapping a fatality scene in the 1900 block.
By Doug Stutsman

Monday, May 4, 2015

Two suspects wanted for April armed robbery

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for two suspects accused of armed robbery outside an Augusta business.
By Doug Stutsman

Friday, May 1, 2015

Church safe stolen by thieves

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is investigating the burglary of Piney Grove Baptist Church on Mike Padgett Highway.
By Doug Stutsman

Country's Miranda Lambert to perform in Augusta

The reigning ACM and CMA Female Vocalist of the Year will perform at the James Brown Arena on Friday, Oct. 2, as part of her "Roadside Bars and Pink Guitars" tour.
By Doug Stutsman

Police identify suspects from car chase

The Aiken County Sheriff's Office has identified four suspects arrested following a police chase that began on Washington Road, traveled through downtown Augusta and ended in Aiken County.
By Doug Stutsman

MLB umpire visits VA patients

Walking down the fifth floor of Augusta's VA Medical Center, Jerry Layne knocked on the first door he saw Friday morning.
By Doug Stutsman

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Augusta Canal trailhead to get pavilion

Thanks in part to a $100,000 grant from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the canal trailhead - near the intersection of Milledge Road and Lake Shore Loop - will soon boast a covered ...
By Doug Stutsman

Suspect throws gun from vehicle during chase

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office says a suspect through a handgun from a vehicle Thursday during a police chase.
By Doug Stutsman

North Augusta safety officers to use body cameras Friday

The North Augusta Department of Public Safety is implementing the use of body cameras Friday.
By Doug Stutsman

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Eighth-grade student brings gun into school

School safety officials confirmed that an officer gave a Hephzibah Middle School student the keys to her patrol car, which led to the student finding a handgun and bringing it into the cafeteria.
By Doug Stutsman

Monday, April 27, 2015

Man stabbed at River Glen Apartments

A man was hospitalized Monday evening after being stabbed at River Glen apartments.
By Doug Stutsman

Gun found at Hephzibah Middle School

A custodian found an unloaded 38-caliber handgun that an eighth-grade student had taken from a school resource officer's vehicle.
By Doug Stutsman

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Augusta's lead arson investigator to retire April 30

After more than four decades of working for the Augusta Fire Department, Brown is set to retire April 30, ending his 43-year tenure as a firefighter, fire marshal and lead arson investigator.
By Doug Stutsman

Friday, April 24, 2015

Former 'America's Got Talent' local found

A North Augusta teenager was reported missing Friday afternoon and was later found after a post from the girl's mother was shared over 3,300 times on social media.
By Doug Stutsman

Cops link string of holdups

Three suspects are in custody, while one man remains at large, following multiple armed robberies this week in Richmond County.
By Doug Stutsman

Harrisburg structure fires concern residents

The neighborhood has seen four fires in the past seven weeks, and investigators are having a hard time getting answers.
By Doug Stutsman

RCSO searching for armed robbery suspect

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is asking for public assistance in locating an armed robbery suspect.
By Doug Stutsman
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Stormwater fee project specifics hard to find

Although no one has promised Jackie Hayter that paying a new stormwater fee will get her Jamaica Drive drainage issues addressed, it’s a chance she is willing to take.
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