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S.C. troopers step up holiday patrols

COLUMBIA — South Carolina troopers are saturating the state's roadways this weekend to crack down on speeders and drunken drivers over the Labor Day holiday.

09/03/10 - 6:25pm

Macon police recruit accidentally shot

MACON, Ga. — Police in Macon say a recruit is in stable condition after accidentally shooting herself in the leg at the police firearms range.

09/03/10 - 9:38am

Ga. HOV lanes about to be adapted for toll use

BUFORD, Ga. — State transporation offficials say high-occupancy vehicle lanes will soon be made available in metro Atlanta to solo commuters willing to pay for a faster commute.

09/03/10 - 9:35am

Augusta store sells $100,000 lottery ticket

An Augusta resident bought a lottery ticket worth $100,000, lottery officials announced Thursday.

09/03/10 - 9:22am

Event brings costumed heroes to Atlanta

ATLANTA  - Don't worry if you see a Klingon strolling down the street with a mummy this weekend in Atlanta.

09/03/10 - 9:55am

UGA dorm worker charged as burglar

 ATHENS, Ga. -- A University of Georgia employee never reported a student's complaint that her dorm room was burglarized because, as it turned out, the employee was the burglar, UGA police said.

09/03/10 - 6:33am

Georgia deputy, 2 others in wreck

RINCON, Ga. - Georgia State Patrol troopers are investigating an accident involving an Effingham County sheriff's deputy that sent three people, including the deputy to area hospitals.

09/03/10 - 6:25am

Can home cooking be hazardous to your health?

ATLANTA -- New research suggests that at least one in seven home kitchens would flunk the kind of health inspection commonly administered to restaurants.

09/03/10 - 4:20pm

GBI database reaches 2,000 hits

ATLANTA  - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation's DNA database has reached more than 2,000 hits to unsolved cases.

09/03/10 - 5:17am

Aiken homicides suspect named

AIKEN -- Aiken County Sheriff Michael Hunt said today that warrants have been issued for Franklin Wright 55, of
Oliver Drive in Beech Island in connection with an Aug. 11 double homicide.

09/02/10 - 7:58pm
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