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Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012

Probate court candidates tout experience

Both candidates vying for the probate court position have long legal careers
By Kyle Martin

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012

DA candidates seek to bring justice

Voters will decide Nov. 6 whether to keep Ashley Wright as district attorney or bring Evita Paschall into the office.
By Kyle Martin

Monday, Oct. 22, 2012

Army teaches soldiers to cope with pain

A new approach to pain management at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center is setting the tone for the rest of the Army.
By Kyle Martin

Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012

YDC sentencing isn't end of troubles

Friday's sentencing of Michael Everidge to 17 years in prison should have closed 11 turbulent months at Augusta's Youth Development Campus, but it didn't. Hours after Everidge's day in court, five ...
By Kyle Martin

Friday, Oct. 19, 2012

Augusta designated bike "Ride Area"

Augusta has joined a unique set of cities that offer the best in off-road cycling with its recent designation as a “Ride Area” by the International Mountain Biking Association.
By Kyle Martin

Teen gets 17 years in YDC killing

A teenager accused of killing a fellow inmate at the Augusta Youth Development Campus was sentenced to 17 years in prison.
By Kyle Martin

Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012

Cyclists aim to educate at summit

Cycling advocates from Georgia and South Carolina will converge on Augusta this weekend to plan the future of cycling in both states and the Garden City.
By Kyle Martin

Jury convicts man of child molestation

Daniel Boos was sentenced to life in prison plus 20 years Thursday after a jury convicted him on four counts of aggravated child molestation and three counts of child molestation.
By Kyle Martin

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012

Neal accepts federal court suspension

Lawyer Joe Neal Jr. has decided not to challenge a legal effort that stopped him from practicing law in federal court.
By Kyle Martin

Monday, Oct. 15, 2012

Augusta Warrior Project expands outreach

The Augusta Warrior Project is expanding its veteran outreach into 12 new counties thanks to a $75,000 grant.
By Kyle Martin

Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012

Escapees carry rape, manslaughter convictions

Across Georgia, more than 500 felons have escaped from state-run halfway houses over the past five years, including those convicted of rape, armed robbery, and voluntary manslaughter.
By Kyle Martin

Friday, Oct. 12, 2012

Veterans History Project comes to a close

Five years of collecting the stories of veterans who survived World War II came to a close this week in the south Augusta home of Bill Evans.
By Kyle Martin

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012

Augustans to start 15,000-mile ride

Two Augustans will travel to Alaska next week to start a journey on motorized bicycles from the Arctic Circle to Tierra del Fuego in Argentina.
By Kyle Martin

Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012

Expanded jury pool brings challenges

While serving the purpose of creating a more inclusive list, the new Georgia jury pool spawned by the Jury Reform Act of 2011 has also created challenges.
By Kyle Martin

Friday, Oct. 5, 2012

Kidnapping suspect denied bond

Bond was denied Friday morning for a man accused of kidnapping a woman pumping gas and threatening to kill her 2-year-old daughter.
By Kyle Martin

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012

Lawsuit seeks $20 million from shooting

A man shot in the head while trying to stop a burglary at his neighbor’s apartment is suing the apartment complex’s management and the men arrested in the shooting for $20 million.
By Kyle Martin

Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012

Thousands of service members receive flu shot

An estimated 85 percent of Fort Gordon's service members were inoculated against the flue Wednesday at a rate of more than 300 soldiers every 15 minutes.
By Kyle Martin

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012

Debate could include vets' issues

Domestic issues will be the focus of Wednesday night's presidential debate, including the concerns of the nation's estimated 20 million veterans.
By Kyle Martin

Monday, Oct. 1, 2012

Man shot by officer is sentenced

A man shot by a narcotics investigator during a chase was sentenced Monday to eight years in prison.
By Kyle Martin

Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012

Debt often focus of divorce proceedings

A sour economy has changed the focus in a divorce from dividing up a couple's assets to parceling out debts, local attorneys say.
By Kyle Martin
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Ole Miss thumps Georgia

OXFORD, Miss. — Chad Kelly threw for 282 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score to lead No. 23 Mississippi over No. 12 Georgia 45-14 on Saturday.