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Four pillars of Augusta's economy gather at mayor's economic summit

Billions in economic impact were dicussed at the mayor's first economic summit.

05/19/10 - 6:48pm

SC judge orders Haley ad pulled

COLUMBIA -- A South Carolina judge has ordered a political group spending heavily to promote candidate Nikki Haley to pull its TV ads.

05/19/10 - 6:44pm

Boat comes off trailer, hits house in Rome

ROME, Ga. -- Nobody was injured after a boat came loose from a trailer and rammed into a Rome house today. Floyd County Police Officer Buddy Parris says the boat ran into the house after the coupling of a trailer holding it came loose. Thirty-year-old Renderal Adams was driving when the boat ca...

05/19/10 - 4:33pm

Ralph is RiverHawks hockey coach

Brad Ralph, less than two years removed from his playing days, was announced today Augusta Riverhawks' first head hockey coach.

05/19/10 - 6:49pm

A rockin' road

Summer road trip season is almost here. Thursday's Applause has a roundlup of big festivals and concerts, and a guide to places where you can pay homage to some musical legends. To get you in the mood, Augusta musician Zach Swenson offers some of the lessons he's learned about what's needed to survive on the road.


05/19/10 - 4:24pm

Grand jury indicts store worker in theft

  A woman was indicted Tuesday on charges that she stole gift cards from a local Bi-Lo grocery store and turned them in for cash. Jasmine Miyako Brunson, an employee of the Daniel Village Bi-Lo on Wrightsboro Road, faces a charge of theft by taking, according to a Richmond County grand jur...

05/19/10 - 3:38pm

Aiken teen faces groping charge

AIKEN -- An Aiken teen was arrested Tuesday after Aiken Public Safety officers said they caught him groping an undercover city employee. William M. Canady, 17, of Flat Trail Court, was charged with three counts of simple assault and battery, according to incident reports....

05/19/10 - 3:34pm

Remains identified in Henry County

MCDONOUGH, Ga. - McDonough police say remains found near the Henry County Jail nearly a year ago have been identified as those of a 28-year-old man who had been missing since March of 2008. Timothy White had bonded out of the jail and left with his girlfriend, but she says he told her he needed...

05/19/10 - 3:15pm

Man gets 4 years on police chase charges

An Augusta man will spend four years in prison after pleading guilty to charges connected to a three-county police chase.

05/19/10 - 2:35pm

Arts council winners announced

The Greater Augusta Arts Council has announced the recipients of its 2010 Arts Recognition awards.

05/19/10 - 1:21pm
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