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Tree removal in 200, 300 block of Broad Street prompts advisory

Downtown drivers will be diverted Tuesday as workers remove a dead tree from Broad Street, according to a press release.

06/14/10 - 12:19pm

North Augusta home invasion suspect sought

NORTH AUGUSTA -- Two young boys took shelter in a closet after a man kicked in the door at their home around noon today, according to Lt. Tim Pearson.

06/14/10 - 12:09pm

Serviceman dies of gunshot wound

A gunshot wound in the thigh killed an Air Force staff sergeant Sunday after his weapon accidentally discharged.

06/14/10 - 9:31pm

School computer payroll problem fixed

The Richmond County School System’s payroll server, which has been on the blink for nearly two weeks, has been restored, the school system’s Web site has announced today.

06/14/10 - 8:41am

3 stowaways found on cargo ship in SC, 1 dead

CHARLESTON, S.C.  — One man has been found dead and two others have been arrested after authorities say they stowed away on a cargo ship that docked in South Carolina.

06/14/10 - 7:46am

Singer, sausage businessman Jimmy Dean dies at 81

RICHMOND, Va. — Jimmy Dean, 81, a country music legend for his smash hit about a workingman hero, Big Bad John, died on Sunday.

Country music columnist Don Rhodes remembers Dean.

06/14/10 - 9:52am

Woman arrested for shoplifting after calling police seeking help

NORTH AUGUSTA – What started out as a search for a lost boy Sunday ended with a woman being sent for mental treatment and charged with shoplifting, according to an incident report.

06/14/10 - 7:17am

Outside Atlanta, car crashes into house, knocks man from bed

MABLETON, Ga.  — Police in Cobb County say a car jumped a curb in Mableton and slammed into a house, knocking a man out of bed.

06/14/10 - 7:11am

North Augusta robbery suspect arrested

NORTH AUGUSTA -- Officers nabbed an armed robbery suspect Friday who was robbing a Circle K while the officer drove by, according to an incident report.

06/14/10 - 6:54am

Barnwell woman charged in crash that kills infant, hurts 7

SANTEE, S.C. — An infant has died after being thrown into Lake Marion in a three-vehicle crash on an Interstate 95 bridge in South Carolina.

06/14/10 - 6:21am
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