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Two indicted in 2010 bank robbery

Two alleged bank robbers were indicted this week in the June 20 robbery of the SunTrust Bank at 2900 block of Washington Road.

03/09/11 - 1:07pm

Clemson looks to cut $2.5 million

CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson University officials say they need to cut about $2.5 million from instructional costs for the next school year.

03/09/11 - 1:02pm

Ga. state health plan faces $250 million shortfall

ATLANTA — A $250 million hole in the state's health benefits program means insurance premiums for Georgia state employees, retirees and school personnel could rise sharply.

03/09/11 - 6:16pm

Richmond deputy reindicted

A Richmond County sheriff's deputy arrested for sexually assaulting a woman in October in return for not taking her to jail was reindicted on additional charges this week.

03/09/11 - 12:45pm

Report details Vogtle vendor drug screens

Contractors and vendors working at Plant Vogtle are at least as likely to undergo random drug and alcohol screenings as permanent employees, according to a Southern Nuclear Operating Co. report of 2010 test activities.

03/09/11 - 2:48pm

SC, Ga. lawmakers to team up on Savannah River, SRS concerns

COLUMBIA -- Aiken County’s state legislators and their counterparts in Georgia are planning to meet to discuss the threat of job losses at the Savannah River Site’s H Canyon facility.

03/09/11 - 12:07pm

Heavy storm sweeps through region

A severe thunderstorm capable of damaging winds in excess of 60 miles per hour was located in Grovetown this afternoon and moved across the area.

03/09/11 - 6:09pm

Hot towels caused SC nursing home fire

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Fire officials say towels washed in an alcohol-based fabric softener started the fire that forced 170 residents out of a North Charleston nursing home.

03/09/11 - 10:00am

1 killed, 1 beaten in Gwinnett County

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — Gwinnett County police say a man told them he arrived home and found a housemate dead and his girlfriend badly beaten.

03/09/11 - 9:56am

Atlanta nightclub sues Miami Heat star

ATLANTA - An Atlanta nightclub is suing Miami Heat star LeBron James, accusing him of reneging on a promise to make a one-hour appearance later this month.

03/09/11 - 11:49am
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