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Ga. inmates sue over naked treatment

DALTON, Ga. — Inmates at the Whitfield County Jail say they were humiliated by being held naked for 12 hours and forced to spread cream on their bodies.

01/31/11 - 9:32am

Head of engineering accused of battery

An accountant with the Augusta engineering department has accused department chief Abie Ladson of battery.

07/10/15 - 2:51pm

Recycling center owner charged with firing guns

The owner of Campbell Recycling and another man were arrested today on weapons charges.

01/31/11 - 12:58am

Woman, 80, found dead in burning house

An 80-year-old woman was found dead in her bedroom today by Augusta firefighters battling a house fire in the 900 block of Horseshoe Road, according to Chief Deputy Coroner Mark Bowen.

01/31/11 - 12:37am

Police make arrest in Waynesboro stabbing death

Waynesboro police made an arrest Sunday in the stabbing death of John Larry Preston, who was killed in at a nightclub there Friday night.

01/30/11 - 10:53pm

Woman charged in fatal Trenton shooting

A 26-year-old Trenton, S.C., man was killed last night at his home on U.S. Highway 25 between Trenton and Edgefield.

01/31/11 - 12:51am

Jimmy Carter calls Egypt unrest 'earth shaking'

PLAINS, Ga. -- Former President Jimmy Carter called the week-long political unrest and rioting in Egypt an “earth-shaking event.”

01/30/11 - 4:40pm

Augusta man dies in police chase

A 28-year-old Augusta man died early today when he lost control of his 2000 Ford Mustang on an exit ramp of the Bobby Jones Expressway.

01/31/11 - 10:16am

Ga. teacher pension staff’s pay questioned

ATLANTA -- While teachers went without cost-of-living raises last year and had to take unpaid days off, some top state staffers managing their retirement accounts got pay boosts of more than 35 percent.

01/30/11 - 1:07pm

Some Ga. fees deliver less than promised

ATLANTA - As they sought to shore up Georgia's sagging revenues, state lawmakers last year turned to fees, avoiding more politically risky tax hikes.

01/30/11 - 12:36pm
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