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Ga. trucker a serial rapist, police say

ATLANTA — An Atlanta truck driver described by authorities as a serial rapist has been sentenced to 12 life prison terms without parole.

03/23/11 - 3:17pm

USC rally for ousted trustee Darla Moore

COLUMBIA — University of South Carolina students and alumni Wednesday called on Gov. Nikki Haley to reinstate Darla Moore to the USC board.

03/23/11 - 8:42pm

Census data: Ga. tax collections drop 8 percent

ATLANTA — Census Bureau data show Georgia's total state government tax collections dropped about 8 percent in fiscal year 2010.

03/23/11 - 2:27pm

Search continues for Athens cop killer

ATHENS, Ga. — Authorities in a north Georgia college town were searching today for a suspect in a shooting that left one Athens police officer dead and another wounded.

03/23/11 - 2:22pm

Man charged with exposing himself to children

A local man has been indicted on charges that he masturbated in front of children while at the Augusta Canal.

03/23/11 - 8:26pm

Landfill bill stalled to give aquifer defenders a chance to mount opposition

ATLANTA -- A bill that breezed through the Senate has stalled in a House subcommittee to give landfill opponents and defenders of aquifers a chance to mount opposition to the bill.

03/23/11 - 12:52pm

Ex-Ag commissioner Irvin in hospital

Former state Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin is in intensive care.

03/23/11 - 12:08pm

14-year-old in Facebook fight

A Facebook argument between three girls led to a 14-year-old being attacked outside her home Tuesday afternoon, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office incident report.

03/25/11 - 7:11am

Augusta man indicted in grandmother's beating death

Theodore Cornell Lockett was indicted by a Richmond County grand jury this week on murder charges stemming from the brutal beating death of his 92-year-old grandmother in January.

03/23/11 - 11:41am

Police seek link to Waffle House holdups

A man who fired shots and left with cash in a Waffle House robbery this morning could be connected to a similar armed robbery in North Augusta Tuesday morning.

03/23/11 - 8:49pm
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