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Downtown power back after 2 hours in the dark

A large power outage knocked out electrical power downtown for about two hours in Augusta this afternoon. Power was restored around 3:15 p.m.

01/17/11 - 8:07pm

Ga. city may restrict photos at historic homes

ROSWELL, Ga. — The city of Roswell is considering new restrictions on photographers using historic homes as a backdrop.

01/17/11 - 2:14pm

Winthrop police catch bike thefts with 'bait'

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Winthrop University police are catching bicycle thieves by attaching GPS devices to bikes left around campus.

01/17/11 - 1:10pm

Georgia lawmakers looking at tax hikes, spending cuts

ATLANTA - The long-dreaded moment has arrived in which state government feels the full sting of the recent recession, and the impact on Georgians will be noticeable.

01/17/11 - 7:20am

Missing Ga. 13-year-old girl found

COLUMBUS, Ga. - A 13-year-old Columbus girl who had been missing and was the subject of a child abduction alert has been found unharmed in Alabama.

01/17/11 - 7:02am

Ga. lawmakers start budget squeezing

ATLANTA - The General Assembly won't officially be in session for the week, but that doesn't mean legislators aren't working.


01/17/11 - 6:47am

Witnesses say men tried to rob customer

Four males in their teens or early 20s are suspected in an attempted armed robbery Sunday at the Corner Store in Harrisburg.

01/17/11 - 12:06am

Gunman takes night deposit bag

An employee carrying the night deposit bag from Fred's discount store at 2416 Windsor Spring Road was robbed at gunpoint, according to authorities.

01/17/11 - 12:04am

Burger King robbed at gunpoint

Armed robbers hid under a drink counter while Burger King employees locked up Saturday, then jumped out to rob the place, police said.

01/17/11 - 12:02am

Man tells police gang beat him

A Martinez man told North Augusta police he was beaten late Saturday by four gang members, each of whom wore a red bandana on their clothes.

01/17/11 - 12:56pm
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