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Groups seek Ga. car tag hike for trauma care

ATLANTA -- A group of medical and business organizations is launching a campaign Wednesday to try to convince voters to support a $10 increase in car tags to fund a statewide network of trauma-care facilities.

09/13/10 - 4:28pm

Attack on SC prison guard renews phone-jam debate

COLUMBIA  — South Carolina authorities who have helped push for permission to block cell phone signals inside prisons say an officer in charge of keeping out contraband was nearly killed at his home — in an attack planned with a smuggled phone.

09/13/10 - 3:19pm

3 shot at Atlanta gas station

ATLANTA — Atlanta police say a child is among the victims in a triple shooting at a southwest Atlanta gas station.

09/13/10 - 2:57pm

DeKalb farmer cited on zoning charges

CLARKSTON, Ga. — A man cited by DeKalb County for growing too many crops on his suburban 2-acre farm says he will fight the charges in court.

09/13/10 - 2:36pm

Darlington death investigated

LAMAR, S.C.  — Sheriff's deputies in South Carolina are investigating the shooting death of a man found in a home in Lamar.

09/13/10 - 1:31pm

CDC: Utah leads US for breast-feeding

ATLANTA  — A new government report says Utah leads the nation in breast-feeding with 9 in 10 Utah mothers trying it and about 6 in 10 sticking with it for at least six months.

09/13/10 - 1:22pm

Local program on SCETV

AIKEN -- The University of South Carolina Aiken’s recently produced docudrama, Edgewood: Stage of Southern History, will air on the SCETV Southern Lens program at 10 p.m. Thursday.

09/13/10 - 1:12pm

Death of inmate in Barrow jail probed

WINDER, Ga. — An inmate was found dead in his cell at the Barrow County jail, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called in.

09/13/10 - 1:08pm

Cracker Barrel on Aiken agenda

AIKEN -- Aiken city council members will discuss a development agreement with Cracker Barrel Old Country Store during tonight’s meeting.

09/13/10 - 10:43am

Aiken names top teacher tonight

AIKEN -- The Aiken County School District will name its teacher of the year tonight.

09/13/10 - 10:40am
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