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Military dogs to get care packages

ATHENS, Ga. - Especially during the holidays, people remember soldiers far from home and try to get them some creature comforts that will make the time away from their families a little more bearable.

01/02/10 - 5:55pm

Otis Moss to speak at MLK event

The Rev. Otis Moss III will be the keynote speaker for the third annual Keeping the Dream Alive: Why Dr. King Still Matters event sponsored by the Progressive Religious Coalition of Augusta.

01/29/10 - 8:34am

S.C. inmate dies in stabbing

An inmate at maximum-security McCormick Correctional Institution was assaulted this morning and died of apparent stab wounds, according to a news release from the South Carolina Department of Corrections.

01/02/10 - 3:43pm

Boy, 15, dies in Savannah crash

SAVANNAH, Ga. - On Thursday afternoon, 15-year-old Ricky McAllaster wrote a status update on his Facebook page saying, "don't want to die tonight."

01/02/10 - 2:01pm

Death row inmate found hanging in cell at state prison in Jackson

ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Corrections says a death row inmate has died of an apparent suicide.

01/02/10 - 6:26pm

Greenville interstate link to close

COLUMBIA — A 15-mile stretch of Interstate 385 in South Carolina is closing to northbound traffic, blocking the quickest way to Greenville for many state residents.

01/02/10 - 1:38pm

N. Georgia woman dies in wreck

CANTON, Ga. — An 18-year-old woman died in a one-car wreck in Cherokee County, and police believe speed may have been a factor. Lt. Jay Baker of the sheriff's department said that Clara Norton was thrown from the car she was driving when it left a road near Canton just before 6 p.m. Friday...

01/02/10 - 1:50pm

Ga. bankruptcy rate 3rd highest

ATLANTA — Georgia has the third-highest bankruptcy rate in the nation. One in 50 households in the state declared bankruptcy in the first 11 months of 2009, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. Statistics compiled by the National Bankruptcy Research Center showed that federal bankruptcy...

01/02/10 - 12:35pm

Tebow, Florida rout Cincinnati in Sugar Bowl

NEW ORLEANS – Tim Tebow rose above all the distractions caused by coach Urban Meyer’s uncertain future and capped a storied college career with his finest performance. It was the best in BCS history, too. Tebow threw for a career-high 482 yards and three touchdowns, ran for 51 yards and ...

01/02/10 - 1:33am

Gamecocks bring offensive mystery against UConn

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Lawrence Wilson and the Connecticut defense don't know what to expect from Steve Spurrier.

01/02/10 - 1:30am

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Longtime Red Devils coach honored

LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Larry Campbell slowly walked into the stadium like he had done countless times before. But on this night, Campbell walked out of his stadium.
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