Latest News

  • Syndicate content

New Family Dollar for south Augusta

Family Dollar is planning to open a new store at 3447 Peach Orchard Road.

09/15/10 - 7:53pm

GBI finds remains, makes arrest in disappearance

ELIJAY, Ga — Georgia Bureau of Investigation officials say a tip has led them to discover the skeletal remains of a man who had been missing since 2007 and to make an arrest in the case.

09/15/10 - 3:21pm

Kennesaw State wants to start football program

KENNESAW, Ga. — Kennesaw State University is moving ahead with plans to start a football program, announcing efforts to raise the millions needed to field a team.

09/15/10 - 3:19pm

Ex-UGA coach Guthrie dies

ATHENS, Ga. -- Former University of Georgia basketball coach John Guthrie has died, Southeastern Conference and UGA officials have confirmed.

09/15/10 - 2:21pm

Expect to hear blast on Hereford Farm Road today

Precision Blasting will conduct one blast this afternoon around 2:45 p.m.

09/15/10 - 2:00pm

National Merit semifinalists noted

The National Merit Scholarship Corp. announced the names of 16,000 high school seniors, including 15 from the Augusta area, as semifinalists in the 2011 National Merit Scholarship Program.

09/15/10 - 4:20pm

Sea burial botched; body resurfaces

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.  — Authorities suspected foul play when the body of a North Carolina man surfaced near a South Florida beach.

09/15/10 - 10:26am

Fire at Hephzibah community center

A fire broke out at the Jesse Carroll Community Center in Hephzibah early today after hot coals in an indoor barbecue pit ignited some nearby cardboard in the building, according to the Hephzibah Fire Department.

09/15/10 - 10:07am

Hootie & The Blowfish get SC monument

COLUMBIA— Hootie & The Blowfish is getting a monument in South Carolina's capital city.

09/15/10 - 9:25am

SC coroner calls Taser death a homicide

GREENVILLE, S.C.  — A South Carolina coroner says a man who died after he was stunned by police officer was a homicide victim.

09/15/10 - 9:23am
Search Augusta jobs