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Saxon enters guilty plea

The Keysville man caught stealing military equipment and posing as a soldier on Fort Gordon last summer pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court....

01/05/11 - 4:51pm

No bond in shooting of Ga. businessman

DECATUR, Ga.  - A judge denied bond for a 48-year-old man at his court appearance on a murder charge in the shooting of a businessman in the parking lot of a preschool after he dropped off his 2-year-old son.

01/05/11 - 4:59pm

Schools win accountability awards from state

Greenbrier Middle School was one of just 17 in Georgia to receive recognition for "greatest gains" and "highest performance" on exams by the Governor's Office of Student Achievement.

01/05/11 - 2:31pm

State honors Greenbrier Middle School

Greenbrier Middle School accomplished a rare feat last school year and was recognized for it today by state education officials.

01/05/11 - 1:37pm

Select Specialty Hospital in Augusta sold in $102 million deal

An Arizona-based real estate investment trust has purchased Select Specialty Hospital in Augusta as part of a multihospital deal.

01/05/11 - 3:40pm

South Ga. doctor faces drug charges

ALMA, Ga. -- A south Georgia doctor faces federal charges that he illegally dispensed a controlled narcotic cough syrup that when mixed with soda pop, and in some cases, hard candy, is known on the street as "purple drank."

01/05/11 - 12:00pm

Gibbs out in White House shakeup

WASHINGTON - Robert Gibbs, the White House press secretary and one of the most visible and forceful advocates for President Barack Obama, is quitting his job to become an outside political adviser.

01/05/11 - 11:53am

'Freed up' for football, Richt says

ATHENS, Ga. - Georgia coach Mark Richt says he has been "freed up" from some administrative duties to spend more time on football.

01/05/11 - 12:13pm

Sketch released in Athens killing

A customer who came face to face with the man suspected of killing an Atlanta Highway store clerk has helped a police forensic artist sketch the murderer, Athens-Clarke police said Tuesday.

01/05/11 - 1:35pm

AP source: Uggla, Braves reach $62M, 5-year deal

Second baseman Dan Uggla and the Atlanta Braves have reached a preliminary agreement on a $62 million, five-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.

01/05/11 - 10:46am
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