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Ex-Ga. principal may be extradited

ATHENS, Ga. -- Federal authorities soon will decide whether to extradite a former Athens area elementary school principal who is wanted for embezzling thousands of dollars from an after-school program and recently surfaced in the Caribbean.


08/11/10 - 6:17am

Lollipop bandit leaves trail of treats

A Richmond County sheriff's deputy sent to investigate a burglar alarm found a door shattered and a trail of lollipops leading away from the Get it to Go on the 3200 block of Deans Bridge Road.


08/11/10 - 5:47am

SC town seeks illegal immigrant housing ban

SUMMERVILLE, S.C.  - A town near the South Carolina coast is taking up a proposal that would prevent illegal immigrants from living in the community.

08/11/10 - 5:32am

One dead in Barnwell Co. shooting

Snelling - One man is dead and three others were injured after being shot around 7:30 p.m. along Sweetewater Circle, according to the Sheriff's office.

08/11/10 - 1:08am

McKinney gets GOP nod for 12th

ATLANTA - Republican Ray McKinney has won the GOP nomination for the 12th Congressional District in southeastern Georgia.

08/10/10 - 9:35pm

Group sues for Vogtle records

An environmental group today sued the U.S. Energy Department over assertions it was denied public records related to an $8.33 million federal loan guarantee to help finance the construction of two new reactors at Plant Vogtle.

08/10/10 - 4:47pm

Ex-Sen. Stevens dies in plane crash

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — Former Sen. Ted Stevens, an uncompromising advocate for Alaska for four decades died in a plane crash. He was 86.

08/10/10 - 3:17pm

Council OKs Aiken depot purchase

The city of Aiken is now the proud owner of the Aiken Railroad Depot.

08/10/10 - 2:57pm

Former Aiken deputy's trial begins

A former Aiken County Sheriff's Office deputy began a jury trial on Monday on charges related to a 2008 incident where he allegedly hit a New Ellenton teen before falsely arresting him.

08/10/10 - 2:48pm

Woman charged with shoplifting stool softener

 A 22-year-old woman was arrested after police said she tried to shoplift two bottles of stool softener and exchange them for a refund at a North Augusta grocery store.

08/10/10 - 12:54pm
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