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USC's Archie to miss rest of season

South Carolina senior forward Dominique Archie, who suffered a right knee sprain in South Carolina's Nov. 22 game against Miami, will undergo season-ending knee surgery, Gamecock coach Darrin Horn announced on Monday. Archie is a former Josey star who pulled out of the NBA Draft ...

12/21/09 - 3:30pm

Augusta Metro Chamber moves to new location

The Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce announced today that it will be moving into a new office space this week at 701 Greene Street in downtown Augusta. The chamber will occupy approximately 2,300 square feet on the first floor. The move will be completed on Tuesday, according to a release....

12/21/09 - 3:47pm

Woman arrested after fleeing in Richmond County police car

Ronda Renee Matthews, 37, of Hope Mills, N.C., was charged with one count of armed robbery, one count of theft by taking of a motor vehicle, one count of fleeing and attempting to elude, one count of interference with government property, one count of leaving the scene of an accident and one count of reckless driving.

12/21/09 - 6:41pm

Woman, infant escape burning home this morning in Thomson

Kitchen fire causes extensive damage to residence.

12/21/09 - 2:50pm

TV dancer to perform at TrueNorth

Kathryn McCormick, of Martinez, will perform at TrueNorth Church’s Christmas Eve services

12/21/09 - 3:47pm

NASCAR's Johnson wins Athlete of Year

Jimmie Johnson, the first driver in NASCAR history to win four consecutive titles, earned mainstream recognition today when he was honored as the Male Athlete of the Year by members of The Associated Press.

02/20/10 - 1:07am

Augusta Canal center to close for holiday

The Augusta Canal Interpretive Center will close Thursday and Friday in observance of Christmas, but both the center and the Petersburg Boat canal tours will have a normal winter schedule on Saturday. During the following week, the center and boat tours will be closed Sunday and Monday, Dec. 27-28;...

12/21/09 - 1:09pm

James Brown toy giveaway attracts a thousand to arena

More than a thousand people came to the James Brown Arena this morning for the 19th annual toy giveaway named after the late soul singer. Some lined up outside in frigid temperatures before 7 a.m. for a chance at a free holiday gift. Children could choose from among a selection that included stuffed...

07/09/14 - 7:23pm

Ga. launches Census Web site

ATLANTA -– Georgia has launched a Web site designed to motivate residents of the state to get involved and to respond to the 2010 census. Gov. Sonny Perdue says www.census.georgia.gov is the first effort by the Georgia ...

12/21/09 - 10:38am

Automaker wants to save Saab

For you motorists, your Saab story might not be over yet. In a final attempt to rescue Saab Automobile AB, Dutch auto maker Spyker Cars on Sunday submitted a new offer to buy the Swedish brand from General Motors Co. Spyker said it has submitted a new 11-point proposal to GM, addressing the issues...

12/21/09 - 10:17am

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