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Ga. hospital reviews 900 mammograms

PERRY, Ga.  - Perry Hospital is offering 900 patients who recently received mammograms there a chance to be re-screened after a hospital error revealed some of them may have received inaccurate results. The hospital says it will also review the 900 mammograms done from last year until April tha...

05/10/10 - 2:41pm

Groups oppose Ga. power plant plan

Environmental groups today filed a legal challenge to state permits that would allow an 850-megawatt, coal-fired power plant to be built in Washington County, Ga. The appeal, filed by the law firm GreenLaw in the Office of State Administrative Hearings, contends permits for the project issued April ...

05/10/10 - 2:08pm

Women fight after movie, police say

A fight involving two movie-goers at Regal Cinemas spilled into the parking lot of the theater and ended with one woman punching another Sunday, police say. The 28-year-old victim told deputies that she got into an argument with another woman because her 2-year-old child was causing a disturban...

05/10/10 - 12:29pm

Augusta man facing federal sex charges

A federal grand jury has indicted Robert Francis Kwasniak, 38, of Augusta, on charges of interstate traveling to engage in illicit sex with a minor; producing child pornography; and possessing child pornography, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office.  The indictment s...

05/10/10 - 12:22pm

Columbia fires its police chief

COLUMBIA - Columbia officials on Monday fired the police chief who refused to relinquish the investigation of a car crash involving the city's first black mayor just hours after his election.

05/10/10 - 7:35pm

Mason will not seek Augusta mayor post

Augusta City Commissoners Alvin Mason, the city's mayor pro tem, said today he will seek his commission seat again.

05/10/10 - 2:15pm

Father sought for burning daughter, 20

A 20-year-old woman remained in critical condition at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center  after being set on fire by her father, police say.

05/28/10 - 8:43pm

Appling man, 53, dies in vehicle crash

A medical emergency is believed to be the cause of a single-vehicle wreck that killed an Appling man this morning.

05/10/10 - 7:43pm

SC deputy kills possible shooting suspect

LAKE CITY, S.C. - Sheriff's deputies say an officer has shot and killed a suspect in an earlier shooting in South Carolina. WBTW-TV reported the shooting occurred Sunday night in Lake City. Florence County Sheriff's Capt. Mike Nunn says two people were shot and wounded on a street in Lake City....

05/10/10 - 8:04am

Woman drowns in Lake Hartwell

ANDERSON, S.C. - A South Carolina woman has drowned in Lake Hartwell after her boyfriend was unable to find her when she slipped under the surface. Multiple media outlets reported that 35-year-old Christina Lee Izon of Anderson drowned early Sunday afternoon. Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore ...

05/10/10 - 7:01am
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