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DOE pension savings going to SRS cleanup

About $300 million that would normally be added to a Savannah River Site pension fund will instead be spent on cleanup and jobs-creation efforts.

10/17/10 - 10:35pm

Industries tell OSHA officials that regulating dust can be complex, expensive

ATLANTA -- Representivies from a variety of industries told federal safety officials today that regulating the danger of combustible dust can be complicated and expensive for businesses.

02/17/10 - 1:16pm

Augusta-based DSM owes Ga. permits fees

DSM Chemicals, which agreed to pay $800,000 for under-reporting its toxic emissions, also must pay the state $171,685 in back permit fees.

02/17/10 - 12:38pm

Morris Publishing's debt revision is approved

A bankruptcy judge Wednesday morning approved Augusta-based Morris Publishing Group's debt reorganization plan, paving the way for it to emerge from Chapter 11 on March 1.

07/16/10 - 9:03pm

Gun-toting Savannah hooker bandit bites officer, arrested

SAVANNAH -- A gun-wielding woman was arrested Tuesday afternoon on charges that include kidnapping, prostitution and reckless conduct by knowingly exposing someone to HIV after an incident at a downtown Savannah bank, according to Savannah-Chatham police. 

02/17/10 - 12:41pm

Board takes no action on Bedden contract

The Richmond County school board took no action tonight on an official contract offer to Superintendent Dana Bedden, although some board members said that Bedden has not responded to an unofficial offer made last week.

02/16/10 - 10:33pm

New Richmond County sheriff's office to be built

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office's new administration building will go up on city-owned property at Walton Way and Fourth Street.

07/01/10 - 7:18pm

Child shot while sleeping dies in Ga. hospital

CHAMBLEE, Ga. - Authorities say an 11-year-old boy who was shot while he slept in his bed over the weekend has died.

02/16/10 - 5:28pm

Augusta State climbs to fifth in latest Division II poll

After winning four games in an eight-day stretch, the Augusta State men's basketball team climbed two spots to fifth in the latest National Association of Basketball Coaches Division II poll released this afternoon.

07/22/10 - 11:47pm

Goo Goo Dolls, Colbie Caillat set to headline Rock Fore! Dough

The Rock Fore! Dough concert will feature the Goo Goo Dolls and Colbie Caillat.

02/17/10 - 11:01am
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