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SC football player dies after collapsing on field

CHESTER, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina officials say a high school football player has died after collapsing on the field during a preseason game. The Herald of Rock Hill reported that Chester County Chief Deputy Coroner Tommy Williams said 18-year-old Brian Colvin showed seizure-like symptoms when he ...

08/14/10 - 5:02pm

SC dairy plant closing will eliminate 151 jobs

FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) - A Dallas-based food company says it will close a South Carolina dairy plant in October, eliminating 151 jobs. The Morning News of Florence reported that Dean Foods said in a news release last week that it would phase out production over the next two months. The nation's largest...

08/14/10 - 5:00pm

Georgia Power lineman dies of burn injuries

ATLANTA (AP) - A Georgia Power lineman severely burned in an explosion last month has died of his injuries. Company officials said Kylan Warren died early Saturday morning. He was 25. Warren was working in Milton last month when crews digging a hole to replace telephone poles hit a gas line. He had ...

08/14/10 - 4:34pm

Police still examining death in woods

Authorities still are investigating the death of a Griffin, Ga., man who fell from atop a stilt-built house early Friday near Dearing.

08/15/10 - 12:23am

Police seek burglars who nabbed burial urn

DALTON, Ga. - Authorities say a Dalton burglar made off with some unusual loot - a grandmother's cremated remains.


08/14/10 - 9:57am

Jaguars to visit White House

Augusta State's golf team is headed to the White House to be honored for its national championship.

08/14/10 - 11:56am

Flood advisory for east central Georgia

The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for much of east central Georgia because of expected high water from afternoon thunderstorms.

08/13/10 - 5:27pm

Longshot US Senate candidate from SC indicted

COLUMBIA — Longshot Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene was indicted Friday on two charges, including a felony charge of showing pornography to a teenage student in a South Carolina college computer lab.

08/13/10 - 5:46pm

Hit-and-run driver suspect caught

A woman is now in custody after police said her vehicle hit a pedestrian downtown this afternoon, according to Richmond County sheriff’s Lt. Scott Gay.

08/13/10 - 6:01pm

Atlanta man tortured, killed

ATLANTA — Homicide investigators in Atlanta say a 64-year-old man found dead had been tortured and strangled.

08/13/10 - 8:44am
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