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Ga. House GOP, Democrats team up to raise Haiti relief

Georgia House Republicans and Democrats are teaming to host a major fundraiser on the Capitol campus next month, with proceeds going to benefit the Clinton Bush Haiti Relief Fund.

01/27/10 - 10:37am

Six more furlough days for legislators

Most - if not all - Georgia lawmakers are going to give up an additional six days of pay this budget year to demonstrate that even budget-writers aren't immune to hard times

01/27/10 - 11:14am

First Bank of Georgia holding company reports higher profits in 2009

Georgia-Carolina Bancshares Inc., the parent company for First Bank of Georgia, reported its year-end financial results today, an increase in net income of $950,000 for 2009.

07/16/10 - 8:05pm

Columbia County might tear down older schools

At least four schools would be razed and rebuilt, some in new locations, and one would close under a plan unveiled this morning.

01/27/10 - 9:23pm

Man charged with shoplifting 14 pieces of meat

An Augusta man was arrested for attempting to shoplift 14 packages of meat at a North Augusta grocery store Tuesday.

01/27/10 - 5:02am

Copper taken from air conditioner at Pullman Hall

Someone caused about $5,000 worth of damage to an air conditioner at Pullman Hall, 560 Walton Way. A Richmond County sheriff’s report says the five-ton Rheem air conditioning unit was dismantled in order to get to the copper piping. The incident happened between 6 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. Tuesda...

01/27/10 - 12:41am

Bank bag containing $25,000 stolen at Augusta Exchange

A 56-year-old Augusta man told officers that someone broke into his truck and stole a Georgia Bank & Trust bank bag containing $25,000. According to a Richmond County sheriff’s report, the theft happened between 3 and 3:45 p.m. Monday in the Hhgregg parking lot at 207 Robert C. Daniel Jr. ...

01/27/10 - 12:36am

Thieves steal food, clothing, other items in church break-in

Someone broke into Williams Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church and stole $725 worth of food, clothing and other items. A Richmond County sheriff’s report says that sometime between 12:30 p.m. Thursday and 12:10 p.m. Monday someone entered the church at 1630 15th St. through a back d...

01/27/10 - 12:33am

Tools, wire taken; trailers pipe damaged in break-in at landfill

Someone broke into a construction area at the Richmond County Solid Waste Facility and stole tools and wire.

01/27/10 - 12:28am

South Carolina shocks No. 1 Kentucky

COLUMBIA – Kentucky’s return to No. 1 might not last very long. Devan Downey scored 30 points and South Carolina sent No. 1 Kentucky to its first loss of the season with a 68-62 victory on Tuesday night. The Wildcats (19-1, 4-1 Southeastern Conference) moved atop the rankings for this we...

01/26/10 - 11:38pm
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