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Woman bites hand that robs her

A woman bit the hand of a robber pointing a gun at her Wednesday, but it wasn’t enough to stop him from stealing her money, a Richmond County sheriff’s report shows.

12/01/10 - 10:47pm

SC may outlaw bear hunting tactic

COLUMBIA -- Captive bears would be rescued by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources from people who chain them and then sic their hunting dogs on them, if a bill introduced by a Columbia Democrat becomes law.

12/01/10 - 5:47pm

Military recruiter defrauded system

Thomas Nolan Kaszas II, 34, of Evans was sentenced to federal prison by United States District Judge J. Randal Hall for a scheme to defraud a government contractor of thousands of dollars intended as bonuses to Georgia Army National Guard members who referred others to enlist. 

12/01/10 - 10:50pm

Gov. Sanford tours Fox Creek

NORTH AUGUSTA ---  Gov. Mark Sanford's tour of Aiken and Edgefield Counties today included the celebration of new jobs and educational opportunities.

12/01/10 - 4:57pm

3 arrested in Aiken drug bust

Three Aiken residents were arrested following a drug bust Tuesday afternoon, according to Aiken Public Safety Capt. Wendell Hall.

12/01/10 - 4:49pm

Gay rights group supports ASU in court

A National gay rights organization has expressed its opposition to Augusta State University counseling student Jennifer Keeton, who is suing the school because they insisted she participate in a remediation plan to increase her exposure homosexuals.

12/01/10 - 1:47pm

Break-in at fast-food restaurant

Authorities are searching for the person who broke into a Washington Road Checkers through the drive thru window, according to an incident report.

12/01/10 - 1:27pm

Chinese food delivery man robbed

A Chinese food delivery man told officers he was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday evening by men in Halloween masks, according to a Sheriff's Office incident report.

12/01/10 - 1:19pm

City to hold menorah parade today

At sundown tonight, a stream of flickering menorahs will parade through the streets of Augusta to mark the start of Hanukkah.

06/24/11 - 9:51pm

19 dead dogs found dumped in Burke

Burke County authorities are investigating the killing of 19 dogs whose carcasses were piled onto a tarp and dumped near Midville, Ga.

12/01/10 - 12:35pm
 
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