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Woman rescued from banks of frozen South Carolina creek

JONESVILLE, S.C. — Authorities rescued a woman they found clinging to the banks of a frozen South Carolina creek. Union County Sheriff David Taylor said that deputies responded to a missing person call around 8 p.m. Friday at Mill Creek near Jonesville. Taylor said deputies heard someone call...

01/09/10 - 3:16pm

Alleged victim says co-worker attacked her on three occasions

A 51-year-old Augusta woman says she was sexually assaulted and raped by a co-worker on three occasions in late October and November.

01/09/10 - 3:04pm

Woman forced to drive to ATM with 3-year-old grandson in car

COLUMBUS, Ga. — Police in Columbus have arrested a man they say abducted a Columbus woman and her 3-year-old grandson at gunpoint.

01/09/10 - 12:31pm

Indianapolis QB becomes first to win NFL honor four times

Peyton Manning became the first player to win The Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player honors four times. The Indianapolis Colts' sensational quarterback romped to the award Saturday in balloting by 50 sports writers and broadcasters who cover the league.

01/09/10 - 12:44pm

Ga. center swamped with turtles rescued from Florida waters

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. - Jekyll Island's already full Sea Turtle Center has accepted 10 of the more than 200 cold-stunned sea turtles that Florida wildlife officials recovered Thursday.

01/09/10 - 12:15pm

New state law bans most bicyclists from walkways

ATHENS, Ga. - Under things you probably don't know: It's illegal in Georgia to ride a bicycle on the sidewalk. Unless you're under age 13. Then it's OK. Except for downtown and places where doors open outward onto the sidewalk.

01/09/10 - 11:34am

Man says he was robbed of $750

A 20-year-old Augusta man told police he was robbed Friday night while parked in the 800 block of Strother Drivein in east Augusta.

01/09/10 - 3:08pm

U.S. Open champ shoots 65

KAPALUA, Hawaii – U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover had another big stretch of birdies on his way to an 8-under 65 that gave him the lowest 36-hole score at Kapalua in five years and a three-shot lead in the SBS Championship. Glover was losing ground today until a two-putt birdie on the fifth ho...

01/08/10 - 10:41pm

Former state senator loses another challenge to conviction

U.S. District Court Chief Judge William T. Moore Jr. issued a 68-page decision that addressed each point raised by former Georgia Sen. Charles W. Walker Jr. that his 2005 conviction resulted from a conspiracy by his political enemies.

01/08/10 - 7:47pm

Former Thomson resident fails to make final 17

NEW YORK - If ever two players seemed like locks to make the Pro Football Hall of Fame in their first year of eligibility, Jerry Rice and Emmitt Smith would be the choices. Rice retired as the NFL's career receiving leader, and Smith finished as the top rusher. They were among 17 finalists anno...

01/08/10 - 5:48pm
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