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Verdict expected Friday in fatal 2013 hit-and-run

Christopher Provost, 39, is charged with vehicular homicide in the May 15, 2013, death of 42-year-old Dennis Skillman on Mike Padgett Highway.

08/26/16 - 12:09am

Subway employee will not face charges, police say

A Gordon Highway Subway employee will not face charges for defending her 14-year-old son.

08/25/16 - 6:33pm

Funeral date set for Waynesboro mayor

The funeral for Waynesboro Mayor Pauline Jenkins will take place Sept. 3 at Burke County High School.

08/25/16 - 6:18pm

Docs ask feds to probe use of live animals at USC med school

COLUMBIA - The emergency-medicine training program at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine violates federal law by using live animals.

08/25/16 - 5:58pm

Man accused of firing gun at cop during traffic stop

DECATUR, Ga. - Authorities say a Georgia man has been arrested after he fired at gun at a suburban Atlanta police officer during a traffic stop.

08/25/16 - 5:57pm

Confederate flags stolen from Ga. cemetery

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A city police report describes the theft of 70 flags from the graves of Confederate veterans at Oak Grove Cemetery as theft of property.

08/25/16 - 5:55pm

Authorities considering charges in park vandalism

Officials are assessing damage caused by someone spinning their tires at Blanchard Woods Park to determine if charges will be filed.

08/25/16 - 5:25pm

Trial on Mercy Ministries rooming house delayed

Chief Magistrate Judge Wil­liam D. Jennings said Wednesday that he agreed to a continuance sought by Freddie Sanders, the attorney for Mercy Ministries, to allow city agencies to look at "repairs and renovations that have been made."

08/25/16 - 12:58am

New dorms unveiled at Augusta University

With more than 150 guests in attendance, Oak Hall and Elm Hall were officially unveiled to the public Wednesday afternoon with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Augusta University's Health Sciences campus.

08/25/16 - 2:05am

Trinity CME Church demolition on hold

The future of historic Trinity CME Church in Augusta remains uncertain as Atlanta Gas Light has again delayed plans to demolish the church to receive more input from stakeholders.

08/25/16 - 2:04am
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