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North Augusta announces two weekend arrests

The North Augusta Deparment of Public Safety announced today that it arrested two North Carolina men over the weekend following the burglary of a gas station.

09/28/10 - 3:10pm

Tobacco Road, Morgan Road closure announced

Tobacco Road at Morgan Road will be closed immediately due to repairs being made following a morning traffic accident, according to a news release.

09/28/10 - 2:19pm

Update: Jimmy Carter hospitalized

Jimmy Carter developed an upset stomach on a flight to Cleveland today and was hospitalized.

09/28/10 - 6:05pm

Ga. Alzheimer's victim found in burning truck

MENTONE, Ala. - Officials have identified a man killed in a fiery truck accident in Mentone last week as a 72-year-old from Georgia.

09/28/10 - 1:17pm

Man gets 3 months in hostage scam to rob SC bank

FLORENCE, S.C. — A South Carolina man has been sentenced to three months in prison for taking hundreds in cash from a teller he told he needed the money to pay ransom for two people being held hostage.

09/28/10 - 1:10pm

Georgia names 'Race to the Top' head


ATLANTA — The Georgia Board of Education has appointed the deputy director of the state's budget office the head of "Race to the Top" implementation.

09/28/10 - 1:07pm

Sycamore Drive shooting victim named

Authorities have identified a Monday evening shooting victim as 37-year-old Stanley Curry.

09/28/10 - 6:35pm

U.S. indictment names drug suspects

A federal indictment, unsealed this week in federal court, has charged 23 defendants with a conspiracy to distribute large amounts of cocaine and other drugs.

09/28/10 - 12:03pm

Couple sentenced on fraud charges

An Emanuel County couple was sentenced Monday in federal court for their roles in a Swainsboro, Ga., mortgage fraud scheme, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office.

09/28/10 - 10:42am

Latest: Sanford assails SC college costs

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Gov. Mark Sanford, legislators and college officials made little headway in a meeting meant to jumpstart discussions on how to make tuition at South Carolina's public colleges more affordable.

09/28/10 - 3:25pm
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