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Heavier rain south, southeast of Augusta

Forecasters are calling for more widespread rain this evening. Click here for more.

05/31/10 - 4:48pm

Memorial Day events lineup

Looking for lunch? American Legion Post 172's Memorial Day Barbecue starts at 11:30 a.m. at 3219 Richmond Hill Road. Plates cost$6.50-$7.50. Call (706) 793-1724.


05/31/10 - 10:04am

Teen's death at Langley Pond ruled a drowning

Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton said Monday evening that drowning has been determined as the cause of death of a 16-year-old Aiken boy who died during a family trip Sunday evening to Langley Pond.



05/31/10 - 6:28pm

Red, White & Blue event tonight canceled

The Red, White & Blue Memorial Day Celebration at the Columbia County Amphitheater has been canceled because of weather, according to an e-mail from Pam Tucker, the county's emergency management director. It was scheduled to begin at 7 p.m....

05/29/10 - 6:18pm

Toddler pinned between SUV, house dies

DECATUR, Ga. - A toddler died after he was pinned between an SUV and a house. DeKalb County police spokeswoman Mekka Parish says the 4-year-old Gabriel Hinton's father was working on a Chevrolet Suburban parked at the top of the inclined driveway at the home and had walked away to get jumper cables....

05/29/10 - 5:30pm

Actor Dennis Hopper dies at 74

LOS ANGELES - Dennis Hopper, the high-flying Hollywood wild man whose memorable and erratic career included an early turn in "Rebel Without a Cause," an improbable smash with "Easy Rider" and a classic character role in "Blue Velvet," has died. He was 74. Hopper died today at his home in th...

05/29/10 - 3:22pm

Woman dies after being struck on mo-ped

A 39-year-old Aiken woman died after the mo-ped she was riding was struck from behind Friday night, Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton said. Donna Zimmer was pronounced dead at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital about 1 a.m. today, Carlton said. Zimmer was traveling north on Banks Mill Road when ...

05/29/10 - 2:01pm

GBI investigating Tybee Taser incident

Agents from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation have begun an inquiry into the recent Tasing of an autistic teenager by police on Tybee Island. Micah Ward, the GBI special agent in charge in Statesboro, said Thursday that the state investigators had been summoned by Tybee Police Chief James Price. "...

05/29/10 - 1:21pm

Yearbook's criminal theme stirs controversy

This year's Glenn Hills yearbook takes a walk on the wild side.

05/28/10 - 9:42pm

Fired Columbia County deputy free on bond

A Columbia County sheriff's deputy was fired after being arrested and charged with stalking today.

07/01/10 - 8:29pm
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