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Crash backs up traffic on Interstate 20 bridge

A North Augusta man driving too fast for wet road conditions overturned his Ford Explorer on the Interstate 20 bridge at the South Carolina line at 3:55 p.m. Sunday.

08/16/10 - 12:04am

Fire station robbed of television, report says

William Partim told Richmond County Sheriff's deputies that someone removed a $1,200 television from the entertainment area of the fire station at 2625 Washington Road, according to an incident report.

08/16/10 - 12:03am

Man reports robbery on Old Savannah Road

An Augusta man told law enforcement he was robbed at gunpoint by a man who asked him for a ride from the 2000 block of Old Savannah Road about 3 p.m. Sunday.

08/16/10 - 12:01am

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
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