Valerie Rowell


Teen shot this morning at grad party

Police are looking for a man they say fired several shots, striking an Augusta teen at a high school graduation party in Martinez early this... Read more

Underage alcohol sales bring charges

Two Martinez store clerks were charged with selling alcohol to a minor during a recent undercover operation by the Columbia County Sheriff's... Read more

Appling man, 53, dies in vehicle crash

A medical emergency is believed to be the cause of a single-vehicle wreck that killed an Appling man this morning.

Willie Rane Elam, 53, of... Read more

Columbia County sees string of break-ins

Two Columbia County neighborhoods were the newest locations of a recent increase in car break-ins, according to police.
"It really started... Read more

Grovetown man dies in Monday evening wreck

A Grovetown man died Monday evening when he lost control of his car and wrecked on Cobbham Road in Appling.

Eric Franklin Dunn, 26, of... Read more

Evans suspect identified

Police this morning identified an Appling man as the third burglary suspect who ran from police Thursday after a brief car chase ended off... Read more