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Doctor charged with pointing gun at SC protesters

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Police have charged a physician who provides abortion procedures in Tennessee with pointing a gun at protesters outside a Charleston health care office. The Post and Courier of Charleston reported that 62-year-old Gary Boyle of Blountville, Tenn., was released on $25,000 bail...

10/03/10 - 3:27pm

Two killed when car collides with ambulance in Newberry

NEWBERRY, S.C. (AP) - Two women have died and five people were injured after their car collided with an ambulance in Newberry County. Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. Bryan McDougald told The State newspaper of Columbia that the women died Friday night. They were 22 and 23 years old and had addresses in Ge...

10/03/10 - 3:26pm

Grandfather killed in DeKalb County fire

ATLANTA (AP) - A friend says an 80-year-old grandfather has died in a DeKalb County blaze after he urged his son to save his grandchildren first. Assistant Fire Chief Norman Augustin told WSB-TV that the fire began Sunday around 8:10 a.m. in a home where a large family lived. He said the victim was ...

10/03/10 - 3:24pm

Euros surge to Ryder lead

NEWPORT, Wales - What a day for Europe! The home team nearly pulled off a clean sweep Sunday, taking a huge step toward reclaiming the Ryder Cup with a performance that wiped out Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and the rest of America's stars.

10/03/10 - 1:40pm

Ancient Indians once lived in what's now a Ga. city park

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- Shells, pottery shards, fish bones indicate native Americans were living on the site of a city park 12 centuries ago.


10/03/10 - 8:10am

Man escapes police car, later found, jailed

A man on the way to jail Friday managed to get his handcuffs in front of him, damage a cruiser window and make his escape, a report shows. The deputy was on Old Waynesboro Road at 4-H Club Road in Hephzibah when Scott Schmidt crawled out the car and bolted into the woods, a report states. He was fou...

10/03/10 - 12:28am

MCG's South Entrance to be closed Monday

Visitors to Medical College of Georgia Hospital might have to find a new way in, at least for a couple of weeks. The health system announced late Friday afternoon that its South Entrance will be closed for renovation, starting today. The entrance is expected to open again on Oct. 18. Patients can us...

10/04/10 - 1:08am

Coast Guard helicopter rescues two people and dog from sinking shrimp boat

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - A rescue helicopter crew from the U.S. Coast Guard's Savannah Air Station rescued two people and a dog Friday night from a vessel that was sinking.

10/02/10 - 9:45pm

Man stabbed with pen

Richmond County police responded to the America's Best Inn and Suites on 5th Street early today to a man who had been stabbed in the face with an ink pen. Michael Ridenhour, 46, told police he had given the suspect, Jimmy Mack, $20 around midnight to buy him a six pack of beer, according to a police...

10/02/10 - 6:09pm

Coast Guard helicopter crew rescues two from sinking shrimp boat

BRUNSWICK - A rescue helicopter crew from the U.S. Coast Guard's Savannah Air Station rescued two people and a dog Friday night from a vessel that was sinking in Altamaha Sound, the Coast Guard said in a prepared release. The crew pulled Gary Jones, Celest Johnson and their dog, all from Jacksonvill...

10/02/10 - 3:13pm
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