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Aiken County holds budget hearing tonight

AIKEN -- Aiken County council will hold a public hearing on it $50 million budget tonight. The county's budget is about $1.3 million les than last year and doesn't include a millage increase. The input session will be held at 7 p.m. at 736 Richland Avenue. Visit aikencounty.net to view a comple...

06/01/10 - 12:37pm

Author of Oxendine complaint decries call for delay

ATLANTA -- The man who authored a complaint against Republican gubernatorial candidate John Oxendine filed a legal brief this morning detailing past Oxendine complaints before the State Ethics Commission and urging the court not to delay a June 24 commission hearing....

06/01/10 - 12:31pm

Update: Perdue signs water rules

BUFORD, Ga. - Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue signed legislation today meant to conserve water and to help resolve a legal dispute that could cost metro Atlanta much of its water supply.

06/01/10 - 1:32pm

State traffic fatalities drop; Richmond reports arrests

The Georgia Department of Public Safety says only four people died in traffic accidents around the state during the Memorial Day weekend.

06/01/10 - 6:26pm

Savannah police find body in the river

SAVANNAH -- Savannah-Chatham police have recovered a man's body that was spotted Monday night floating in the Savannah River. Shortly after 9 p.m., occupants of a tugboat noticed the body in the river, said Gena Moore, metro police spokeswoman. The body was taken to the Georgia Ports Authority, wher...

06/01/10 - 6:05am

Democrat SC governor hopefuls to debate

CHARLESTON, S.C. - With only a week to go before the South Carolina primary, the three Democrats who would be governor are debating on the state's coast. State Education Superintendent Jim Rex, state Sen. Vincent Sheheen and state Sen. Robert Ford meet in a debate being televised this even...

06/01/10 - 5:59am

F-16s start night flights over SC

SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. - Residents in central South Carolina are going to hear the roar of F-16 fighter jet engines well into the evening this week.

06/01/10 - 5:54am

Apartment explodes in Sandy Springs

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga.  - Police in Sandy Springs say an explosion that rocked an apartment complex left one resident with burns on his face and neck. Police Lt. Steve Rose says the explosion occurred about 12:30 p.m. Monday in a first-floor unit of the Roswell Road complex. Police say the front wa...

06/01/10 - 5:50am

VA said to have location for new Ga. clinic

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Three members of Georgia's congressional delegation say the Department of Veterans Affairs has found a location in Brunswick for a new new outpatient clinic. Currently, Glynn County veterans must travel to Dublin for care at the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center. The Department of Veter...

06/01/10 - 5:38am

Shooting of Brunswick boy remains mystery

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- City police are continuing an investigation into the Sunday shooting death of a 12-year-old elementary school student in a Glynn County home.

06/01/10 - 5:20am
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