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Friday, Dec. 7, 2012

Injured YDC inmate released from hospital

A 15-year-old was released from the hospital after being assaulted Sunday at the Augusta YDC by another youth.
By Summer Moore

Police searching for witness

A 19-year-old man was shot at least three times inside the Pak-N-Go in the 1600 block of Olive Road about 2:30 p.m., according to Richmond County sheriff's deputies.
By Summer Moore

Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012

Cemetery upkeep criticized

At least two people with ancestors buried in Augusta's Cedar Grove Cemetery want city officials to improve the site's upkeep.
By Summer Moore

Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012

2 charged in home burglary

A couple is in Aiken County jail after being caught by the homeowner during an attempted burglary in North Augusta Saturday morning, police said.
By Summer Moore

Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012

Black Friday started early for some

Some shoppers in Augusta moved their Thanksgiving celebrations to be able to get in line for extended Black Friday hours.
By Summer Moore

Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012

400 attend Empty Stocking Fund concert

About 400 people turned out to hear the Augusta Concert Band on Sunday, marking the 21st year of the concert benefiting The Augusta Chronicle's Empty Stocking Fund.
By Summer Moore

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012

YDC audit details issues with ex-director, staff

An internal audit of the Au­gusta Youth Development Cam­pus shows the director appointed by the Department of Juvenile Justice in March was either not trained or ignored policy but ...
By Summer Moore

9 arrested in Aiken County drug raid

Nine people are in jail after a raid by the Aiken County sheriff's narcotics unit and SWAT team in the Shiloh Heights area Friday yielded drugs, money and weapons, authorities say.
By Summer Moore

Friday, Nov. 16, 2012

Trinity Hospital celebrates 60 years

As the last faith-based hospital in Augusta, Trinity celebrated its 60th Anniversary Friday with live music and lots of food. The staff also surprised Sister Clara Vincent with cupcakes for her ...
By Summer Moore

Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012

Men lead dance revival

As a third-generation ballroom teacher, Teena Marie has seen her industry shift as new shows such as "Dancing With the Stars" and "So You Think You Can Dance" became popular.
By Summer Moore

Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012

Surgeon general speaks to Augusta women

Lt. Gen. Patricia D. Horoho, the first nurse and first woman appointed as surgeon general and commanding general of the U.S. Army Medical Command, was the speaker at Tuesday evening's annual ...
By Summer Moore

Monday, Nov. 12, 2012

Ex-wife says shooter had violent past

The ex-wife of a man accused of fatally shooting his fiancee and then himself says he had a violent history.
By Summer Moore

Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012

Rookie cops face unknown in first year

Rookie police officers Chris Mullis, 27, and Matt Hammond, 36, have been on the force for one year. Though their backgrounds differ, they both work for the Thomson Police Department.
By Summer Moore

3 of 6 Emanuel escapees caught

Three men remained at large Sunday night after six escaped from the Emanuel County Jail on Saturday night, including one accused of murder and another who had previously escaped.
By Summer Moore

Autopsy planned in woman's death

Columbia County authorities have sent a woman's body to the lab for an autopsy in an effort to investigate her death.
By Summer Moore

1 dead in Aiken County shooting

One person is dead and police are searching for a shooter after an argument in Bath turned violent Saturday night.
By Summer Moore

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012

Red, White & Blue event honors vets

The U.S. Army Signal Corps Band wowed hundreds who gathered on blankets and chairs for the Red White & Blue Veterans Day Celebration on the lawn at the Evans Towne Center Park Saturday evening.
By Summer Moore

Man accused of killing his girlfriend dies

The man who police say shot his girlfriend and turned the gun on himself has died at the hospital, the coroner said.
By Summer Moore

Friday, Nov. 9, 2012

Activist group seeing positive results

A local activist group in Harrisburg has already seen action sparked by their efforts, a spokesman said.
By Summer Moore

Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012

2 wounded in Harrisburg shooting

Police are investigating a Harrisburg shooting Monday evening in which two people were wounded.
By Summer Moore
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