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SC Gubernatorial Candidates in Aiken tonight

AIKEN – The five democratic candidates running for governor will visit Aiken tonight for a rally and fundraiser. The rally will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Aiken Men of Action located at 640 Old Airport Road, according to the South Carolina Democratic Party Web site. Candidates includ...

11/10/09 - 11:51am

Police looking for flimflam suspects

Richmond County Investigators are looking for two men responsible for using a flimflam scheme to trick a man out of $2,000. Last Wednesday the men approached the victim in the Augusta Mall and told him they needed him to carry a large amount of money for them, according to Richmond County Sheriff&#...

11/10/09 - 11:48am

Man gives $2,000 to scammers

Richmond County investigators are looking for two men responsible for using a flimflam scheme to trick a man out of $2,000.

11/10/09 - 11:59am

GMC student reported missing

Authorities are trying to find a 45-year-old Georgia Military College student and employee who went missing from his apartment last week.

11/10/09 - 12:08pm

Ga. church arson investigated

EAST POINT, Ga. — Authoritiies are investigating an apparent arson at a church in an Atlanta suburb. Investigators believe someone tried to set first Mallalieu United Methodist Church ablaze Monday afternoon. Someone threw a brick into the window of the East Point church and used an accelerant...

11/10/09 - 8:35am

Go to college, governor urges

ATLANTA -– Georgia high school seniors confused about how to apply to college can get help this week. Gov. Sonny Perdue has proclaimed this "Apply to College Week in Georgia." At 44 high schools, students will receive assistance with the application process. Though it is open to all seniors a...

11/10/09 - 9:49am

Ceremony to mark I-20 finish

State and local officials will gather at the entrance to one of the new Bobby Jones Expressway flyover ramps Thursday for a ribbon-cutting to mark the completion of construction on Interstate 20. Work on the $191.9 million I-20/Bobby Jones Expressway interchange project began in June 2007 and has f...

11/10/09 - 8:18am

Keysville Road to be repaved

Gov. Sonny Perdue said stimulus money will fund a $592,900 road project in Richmond County. Crews will resurface Keysville Road from State Route 88 to the Burke County line, according to a news release Monday from the governor's office. The resurfacing is part of $65.8 million in projects that...

11/10/09 - 7:59am

SC governor wannabes to debate

COLUMBIA — Voters in South Carolina will get a chance to see how Democrat and Republican candidates for governor will tackle issues during a joint debate. South Carolina ETV says Tuesday night's televised debate is the first of its kind. The Orangeburg event features the five Democratic P...

11/10/09 - 7:47am

NKorean ship aflame after skirmish

SEOUL, South Korea -– A badly damaged North Korean patrol ship retreated in flames Tuesday after a skirmish with a South Korean naval vessel along their disputed western coast, South Korean officials said. The first naval clash between the two sides in seven years broke out just a week before ...

11/10/09 - 11:42am

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