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Armed robber attacks Checker's employee

An armed robber attacked a Checker's employee outside the restaurant early Saturday, snatched open the drive-through window and stole an undisclosed amount of money, according to Richmond County deputies.

11/07/10 - 12:36am

Aiken volleyball captures title

The Aiken volleyball team won the Class AAAA State Championship with a 3-2 win over Rock Hill on Saturday night at White Knoll.

11/06/10 - 9:05pm

Man shot at Augusta restaurant

A Wife Saver employee was shot in the abdomen Friday evening during an armed robbery at the restaurant on 503 Highland Ave. After Wallace Gipson took out the trash from the back door around 9 p.m., he saw a man standing behind him with a pistol grip shotgun, according to a sheriff's office report. T...

11/06/10 - 4:12pm

Restaurant employee attacked

An armed robber attacked a Checker's employee outside the restaurant early today, snatched open the drive through window and stole an undisclosed amount of money, according to Richmond County sheriff's office. Michael Antoine Prince told police around 3:30 a.m. he was smoking outside the Checkers at...

11/06/10 - 3:58pm

Man arrested in stabbing death

Samuel Leroy Steplight, 54, was arrested today and charged with murdering a woman in Cherry Tree Crossing.

11/06/10 - 4:09pm

Shepeard needs O-negative blood donations

The Shepeard Community Blood Center is seeking at least 24  O-Negative blood donations for the next several days for a critically ill patient in Augusta, according to a news release.

11/06/10 - 12:40pm

Body found in Atlanta garbage truck

ATLANTA - Fulton County authorities are trying to determine the identity of a body found in a garbage truck at a trash transfer facility.

11/06/10 - 11:48am

Ga. lawmaker's wife accused of hindering murder trial

ATLANTA, Ga. -- The GBI is investigating the wife of state Rep. Tyrone Brooks, D-Atlanta, on allegations she tried to undermine a murder trial by helping a key state witness leave the state.

11/06/10 - 7:15pm

Republicans trim Lt. Gov. Cagle's powers

MACON, Ga. -- Following a heated day of closed-door meetings in downtown Macon, Georgia's Senate Republican leaders decided Friday to strip some of newly re-elected Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle's powers in the Senate.

Chamber leaders are calling it a new "power-sharing agreement."

11/06/10 - 7:29pm

SC museum showing living history, vintage vehicles

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. - In advance of the official Veterans Day observance, a Charleston museum is putting some vintage military vehicles on display. The South Carolina Military Vehicle Preservation Club is showing 15 vehicles, including World War II-era Jeeps, troop trucks and half-track vehicles at...

11/06/10 - 12:00pm
 
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