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Teleperformance to double its staff in next two months

Teleperformance USA said  it will hire 300 people for its Augusta operation over the next two months.

10/10/10 - 4:59am

Driver killed in Aiken crash

A 27-year-old motorist died today in a single-car crash on I-20 near Aiken.

10/09/10 - 6:34pm

Auction on Broad Street building falls short

A deal is still being negotiated for the four-story building on Broad Street that went up for sale at an auction this morning. While 10 bidders attended the 10 a.m. auction, no buyer offered a price the seller had hoped for, said auctioneer Rip Shaffer. "Everyone is looking for a bargain when they c...

10/09/10 - 3:25pm

One dead in Augusta shooting on east side

Roderick Tolbert died Saturday afternoon after being shot on Augusta's east side.

10/09/10 - 9:56pm

Pilot hurt in small plane crash in Lawrenceville

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - Authorities say a man suffered life-threatening injuries when the small plane he was flying crashed in Lawrenceville. Gwinnett County fire department spokesman Lt. Eric Eberly says emergency workers responded to reports of a small plane crash around 2:10 p.m. Saturday. Eberly sa...

10/09/10 - 2:56pm

North Augusta man dies in motorcycle crash

A 24-year-old motorcyclist was fatally struck by a pickup Friday night as he traveled south on Duncan Road in Aiken County at a "high rate of speed," according to the Aiken County coroner. Johnny Clarke, of North Augusta, crossed the center line on a curve and came into the path of an oncoming truck...

10/09/10 - 2:54pm

Zaxby's wants stolen chicken returned

ATHENS, Ga. - Zaxby's is hoping that free chicken will convince thieves to return its missing inflatable mascot. The restaurant chain is offering $500 in Zaxby's gift cards for the safe return of "Big Zach," the 15-foot tall inflatable mascot. The fowl float was taken between 11:30 p.m. Monday and 4...

10/09/10 - 10:09am

Azziz says MCG must see results

Dr. Ricardo Azziz and his staff at the Medical College of Georgia have been working hard to transform the place in his first 100 days as president.

10/09/10 - 7:28am

Phillies rally past error-prone Reds

PHILADELPHIA -- The Philladelphia Phillies overcame a 4-0 deficit tonight to defeat the Cincinnati Reds 7-4.


10/08/10 - 9:05pm

Judge revokes Deal's daughter bankruptcy discharge

ATLANTA — A federal judge has revoked the discharge of a 2009 bankruptcy of more than $3 million in debts by the daughter and son-in-law of Republican gubernatorial candidate Nathan Deal.

10/08/10 - 5:18pm
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