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Three volunteer firefighters charged with arson

COWPENS, S.C. - Three volunteer firefighters have been charged with setting a mobile home on fire last month. Spartanburg County deputies told the Herald-Journal of Spartanburg that 21-year-old William Dustin Crisp and two 16-year-olds were arrested late Monday on second-degree arson charges. The me...

04/07/10 - 5:14pm

Augusta woman charged with cruelty to children

An Augusta woman was arrrested and charged with cruelty to children in the first degree on Tuesday, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.



07/01/10 - 8:03pm

Spartanburg authorities seek man in mother-in-law's killing

Authorities in Spartanburg, S.C., say they are still looking for a man who allegedly killed his mother-in-law and kidnapped his wife on Tuesday from the parking lot of an eye care center.

04/07/10 - 9:39am

Historic Atlanta church to open financial resource center

ATLANTA - Mayor Kasim Reed, Ambassador Andrew Young and Martin Luther King III will help break ground today on a new center for financial literacy and economic empowerment at Ebenezer Baptist Church. The center will be part of Operation HOPE, a Los Angeles based non-profit organization that has help...

04/07/10 - 10:57am

23-year-old held in Georgia State student's slaying

Atlanta police have charged a 23-year-old man in the March 3 slaying of a Georgia State University student.

04/07/10 - 8:07am

Bibb County looks at acquiring Georgia music, sports halls

MACON, Ga. - Bibb County's government is considering plans to acquire Georgia's sports and music halls of fame. Both are located in Macon. County commissioners have agreed to let Commission Chairman Sam Hart begin negotiating for the buildings. The deal could involve a swap of sales tax money f...

04/07/10 - 7:55am

Dearing man charged in traffic death

A Dearing man has been charged with homicide by vehicle in connection with a wreck Monday on Mike Padgett Highway. Jay Loveless Jr., 55, was the driver of a tractor-trailer truck that smashed into the rear of a car stopped to make a left turn onto 4-H Club Road around noon, a Richmond County sheriff...

04/06/10 - 11:07pm

Barrett to speak on energy plan

Republican U.S. Rep. Gresham Barrett will make a gubernatorial campaign stop today at Aiken Technical College. The session will focus on Barrett's vision for the energy independence and job growth in South Carolina, also touted as the Palmetto Project. Barrett reprsensents the 3rd district...

04/06/10 - 12:58pm

Woods changing his image with muted colors

Gone are the days of bright, bold colors in Tiger Woods' wardrobe -- at least for now.

04/06/10 - 1:19pm

Record heat to continue today

Expect another day of record heat, with forecasters calling for a high of 91 degrees today in Augusta.

04/06/10 - 10:43am
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