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Nursing home resident found safe

A man who walked off from a North Augusta nursing home today was found safe about two hours later, according to Sgt. Robert Bell of North Augusta Public Safety.

07/26/10 - 4:12am

S.C. officials raise bear-hunting limit

Citing an increase in the number of black bears in the state, South Carolina wildlife officials are raising the limit a hunting party can take from three to five.

07/25/10 - 1:15pm

Banker dies swimming off St. Simons

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - An autopsy shows a  prominent Kentucky banker died from a heart attack Tuesday as he swam back to a Simons Island beach from a sandbar.

07/25/10 - 5:48am

Llama lovers on the farm

JEFFERSON, Ga. --- Llamas don't always come when their handlers call them.

07/25/10 - 5:26pm

Athens man dies in motorcycle wreck

ATHENS, Ga. -- A 46-year-old Athens man was killed Saturday afternoon when he lost control of his motorcycle, Athens-Clarke police said.

07/25/10 - 5:31am

Big profits a sure bet for casinos

ATHENS, Ga. -- They don't have one arm anymore, but casino-like slot machines still make out like bandits.

07/25/10 - 5:26am

Ft. Benning civilian employee convicted of fraud

COLUMBUS, Ga. - A federal jury has convicted a former Fort Benning civilian employee accused of funneling more than $4 million in military contracts to a company headed by his sister.

07/25/10 - 5:07am

Savannah police chase ends in gunfight

SAVANNAH -- Police want to interview a wounded man who showed up at a Savannah hospital this morning following a Saturday shootout involving officers and an unidentified gunman.

07/25/10 - 5:02am

Savannah power outage darkens River Street

SAVANNAH -- Savannah's most popular street was back to normal Saturday afternoon after a five-hour power loss Friday night pretty much scrapped what should have been a profitable evening, business owners said.

07/25/10 - 4:46am

Wife of ex-coach Cowher dies at age 54

Kaye Cowher, the wife of ex-Steelers coach Bill Cowher has died of skin cancer. She was 54.

07/25/10 - 12:00am
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