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Authorities won’t release details on Thomson boy’s shooting until Friday

THOMSON - Authorities said Wednesday that it will be at least two more days before more details are released on the fatal shooting of 12-year-old... Read more

Slain McDuffie County boy was 'a good kid'

THOMSON -- A 12-year-old boy who died Monday after a shooting in rural McDuffie County was described as a respectful young man who often played... Read more

Boy, 12, fatally shot in McDuffie

THOMSON --- A 12-year-old boy was shot and killed Monday morning in eastern McDuffie County, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.... Read more

Accident kills soldier; driver will be charged

One soldier was killed and another injured in an accident Friday afternoon on Gordon Highway, according to Richmond County authorities.

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July's heat has turned Augusta into an oven...


Even after a slight respite in the middle of the month, Augusta appears to be well on its way to one of the hottest Julys in recent... Read more

Copper cable stolen from home

A $300 copper entrance cable was stolen from an Augusta home owned by Cityside Management Corp. on Wednesday night, according to a report... Read more

Store reports theft of hair extensions

Another area beauty supply store was the victim of hair extension theft , according to a report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

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