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Four calls about copperhead snakes reported in Columbia County

A copperhead was found hidden inside a dog toy in a Columbia County backyard. The dog's owner noticed the dog stopped playing with the toy and began barking.

04/28/16 - 7:38pm

Meteorologist Jay Jefferies wins Louis Harris Award

The Augusta West Rotary Club on Thursday awarded its 2016 Louis Harris Award to longtime Augusta TV meteorologist Jay Jefferies.

04/28/16 - 7:09pm

3 arrested after carjacking in Augusta

Three men have been charged with a carjacking early Wednesday morning on McNutt Road.

04/28/16 - 7:05pm

Augusta library to sell books this weekend

The downtown Augusta library will be discounting books this weekend.

04/28/16 - 7:23pm

Comcast buying DreamWorks for $3.5 billion

NEW YORK - Comcast is buying DreamWorks Animation, the film company behind the Shrek, Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda franchises, for approximately $3.55 billion.

04/28/16 - 7:01pm

Wreck claims UGA victims

ATHENS, Ga. -- University of Georgia President Jere Morehead asked for thoughts and prayers for the families of four UGA students killed in a horrific traffic accident Wednesday night in a somber Thursday morning press conference.

04/28/16 - 7:25pm

Civil rights attorney, federal judge Horace Ward dead at 88

ATLANTA — A civil rights lawyer who became Georgia's first black federal court judge has died.

04/28/16 - 7:32pm

Georgia executes man convicted in triple killing

JACKSON, Ga. - Georgia executed a man Wednesday evening convicted in the 1998 killings of a trucking company owner and his two children during a home burglary.

04/28/16 - 12:21am

Augusta baseball clinic for kids part of My Brother's Keeper initiative

Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis is taking the My Brother's Keeper initiative to Jaguar Field. Davis and the Augusta University Jaguars are holding a free baseball clinic and game day activities for boys and girls Saturday.

04/27/16 - 8:11pm

Sheriff's office releases 911 calls in Appling shooting

The Columbia County Sheriff's Office has released three 911 calls that followed last week's shootings in Appling that claimed five victims before suspect Wayne Anthony Hawes turned the gun on himself.

04/28/16 - 7:35am
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