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McCormick County deputy still recovering at MCG

A McCormick County Sheriff’s deputy shot in a Sunday shooting is still recovering at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics. Deputy Robert Rushton is in stable condition at the hospital, and lost one of his fingers and will need surgery to repair nerve damage, said Chief C.E. Gabl...

11/18/09 - 12:14pm

Starting Monday canal repairs will close towpath during week

About a mile of the Augusta Canal’s popular towpath will close on weekdays starting Monday, when the Augusta Utilities Department begins a long-awaited stabilization project. “The area that will be closed is about 5,500 feet, just over one mile,” said Jody Crabtree, a civil engineer ...

11/18/09 - 10:59am

UGA student fees rise again

ATLANTA - The University System Board of Regents, which oversees the state's 35 public colleges and universities, unanimously approved a $100-per-semester hike in University of Georgia student fees Tuesday.

11/18/09 - 7:43am

Ga. church fire called arson

MORROW, Ga. - Georgia fire officials say a blaze that destroyed a Clayton County church was caused by arson, and a $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest.

11/18/09 - 7:36am

Ethics Commission to weigh Sanford investigation

COLUMBIA, S.C. - The State Ethics Commission will decide whether a three-month investigation provides enough evidence that Gov. Mark Sanford broke state laws.

11/18/09 - 7:34am

Sheriff says narcotic officers had been watching man for a month

Authorities have released the name of a man who was fatally shot by Richmond County deputies Tuesday night.

11/18/09 - 8:34pm

Man shot to death by police

A man who tried to hit officers with his vehicle was shot to death by deputies Tuesday night.

11/17/09 - 11:40pm

Terriers win by three

ATHENS, Ga. – Cameron Rundles made both ends of a 1-and-1 with 3.1 seconds remaining to give Wofford a 60-57 victory over Georgia tonight. A desperation 3-pointer at the buzzer by Georgia's Trey Thompkins near the Bulldogs bench was no good, as the Terriers posted their first victory over ...

11/17/09 - 9:37pm

Guitar Pull draws another crowd

More than 3,000 country music fans descended this evening on the University of South Carolina Aiken’s Convocation Center to enjoy the 11th annual WKXC-FM Guitar Pull benefiting area charities.

01/07/10 - 2:25pm

New sheriff's vehicles approved

AIKEN - Aiken County Council members voted in tonight's meeting to put new sheriff's vehicles on the road and increase holiday bonuses for Aiken County employees.

01/20/10 - 9:53pm

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