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Augusta woman arrested after traffic stop

Police said Adrienne Lousie Hicks asked if she could help the deputy with something and he stated he was conducting a traffic stop.

07/28/16 - 12:19am

Housing Choice program driving discussion about property upkeep

Augusta Housing Authority administers 3,702 Housing Choice units in Augusta-Richmond County, about 10.5 percent of the rental housing stock.

07/27/16 - 8:39pm

Sting leads to prostitution arrests

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office released little information and denied interviews "due to the sensitivity of the case," but said the emphasis was placed on prostitution at area hotels.

07/27/16 - 8:33pm

Crews investigate chemical leak on Marvin Griffin Road

Hazmat crews and other emergency responders were called to the industrial area on Marvin Griffin Road after a chemical leak this morning.

07/27/16 - 8:27pm

Man shot dead on Teakwood Drive

A 22-year-old man died after being shot several times early today in south Augusta.

07/27/16 - 9:02pm

Plant Vogtle reactor project workforce tops 6,000 workers, will grow

One of America's largest construction projects - the addition of two nuclear reactors at Plant Vogtle - is expected to get even larger this year.

07/27/16 - 2:30am

Anderson wins GOP runoff for state Senate District 24

Former state representative and local farmer Lee Anderson won the GOP nomination for the state Senate District 24 seat over Army veteran Greg Grzybowski in a runoff Tuesday.

07/27/16 - 2:30am

Augusta storm fee collections, work on rise

Augusta's collection rate for the new stormwater utility fee continued to rise in the second quarter, with the city collecting almost 85 percent or $3 million of the $3.5 million it billed, City Engineering Director Abie Ladson said.

07/27/16 - 12:54am

Kellie Kenner McIntyre wins Richmond County State Court judgeship

With all precincts reporting, Kellie Kenner McIntyre handily beats Robert "Bo" Hunter on Tuesday

07/27/16 - 2:29am

Savannah River board votes to officially oppose accepting German spent nuclear fuel

The spent fuel, which comes from two German reactors that have ceased operations, originated in the U.S.

07/27/16 - 5:54am
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