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Football fan arrested after passing out in Athens store

ATHENS, Ga. -- Athens-Clarke police arrested an LSU fan for public intoxication about 6 p.m. Saturday after he locked himself in a downtown store's employees-only bathroom and passed out, according to an Athens-Clarke police report. When employees at Helix on Clayton Street told the man they di...

10/05/09 - 5:56am

Robbery arrest made after chase

An Augusta man led officers on a chase today after stealing money from a North Augusta gas station, police say.

10/04/09 - 7:38pm

Women use hammers in robbery

A 22-year-old Augusta woman told officers that she was robbed by three women carrying hammers in the 500 block of Broad Street early today.

10/04/09 - 7:31pm

Fetus found at sewage plant

GREER, S.C. — Workers at a South Carolina wastewater treatment plant have discovered a human fetus.

10/04/09 - 7:25pm

Fall Series title at stake

VERONA, N.Y. - The playoff in the PGA Tour's Turning Stone Resort Championship between Evans resident Vaughn Taylor and Georgia Tech graduate Matt Kuchar will resume Monday morning at 8:30 a.m. Play was called because of darkness shortly before 6:40 p.m. today after the two had completed the se...

10/04/09 - 6:55pm

Loss sixth in a row for Atlanta

ATLANTA – Alberto Gonzalez drove in the winning run with a two-out single in the 15th inning and the Washington Nationals closed the season with a seven-game winning streak, beating the Atlanta Braves 2-1 today. Playing the longest game since the franchise moved to Washington from Montreal bef...

10/04/09 - 7:08pm

Game to be played Tuesday

MINNEAPOLIS – Hang on to those Homer Hankies: The Metrodome isn't ready to close for baseball just yet. Jason Kubel got those noted white towels waving with a pair of three-run homers and Minnesota beat Kansas City 13-4 today, putting the Twins into a one-game playoff with the Detroit Tige...

10/04/09 - 7:08pm

Stewart wins at Kansas to improve title chances

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Tony Stewart used a fast final pit stop to grab a much-needed Sprint Cup victory at Kansas Speedway. It was the first victory in eight races for Stewart and put him back into title contention after a tough start to the Chase for the Championship. Stewart's fourth win o...

10/04/09 - 5:23pm

South Carolina No. 25 in poll

COLUMBIA – While Steve Spurrier says South Carolina doesn't pay much attention to college football polls, he would rather his Gamecocks be in one than out. For the first time this season, the Gamecocks broke into the AP Top 25 today – slipping into the final slot. South Carolina beat ...

10/04/09 - 5:06pm

Memorial today for crash victims

CONWAY, S.C. — A public memorial is planned today for three crew members who died when a medical helicopter crashed along the South Carolina coast.

10/04/09 - 7:06pm

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