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Atlanta Gas Light seeks rate hike

ATLANTA - - Atlanta Gas Light filed its first request for a rate increase in five years, seeking $54 million annually.

05/04/10 - 11:38am

Georgia priest accused of child sex in W.Va.

A south Georgia priest belonging to the Glenmary religious order is awaiting trial involving allegations of sexual misconduct with a 10-year-old boy in West Virginia.

05/04/10 - 4:51am

NY bomb suspect nabbed aboard Dubai-bound plane

NEW YORK - A Pakistani man accused of driving a bomb-laden SUV into Times Square was to appear in federal court today.

05/04/10 - 11:27am

Three-car accident in Aiken snarls traffic

A multiple-vehicle crash in Aiken today halted traffic for about two hours and caused minor injuries. The three-car crash occurred about 5:30 p.m. at 82 Pine Log Road, an Aiken County 911 dispatcher said. The scene was cleared shortly after 7 p.m. South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the w...

05/03/10 - 7:18pm

Postal food drive this weekend

Local Stamp Out Hunger! organizers hope to raise more than 89,000 pounds of food to Augusta's needy families this Saturday. The 18th annual food drive raised $73.4 million pounds of donated food last year across the country, and as the need grows more food is needed, said Carrie Jones, Golden Harves...

05/03/10 - 5:23pm

Lean options for Richmond schools

Superintendent Dana Bedden is suggesting two options to school board members, and both involve furlough days and teacher cuts.

05/03/10 - 4:53pm

DOE rescinds SRS plutonium plan

DOE has rescinded an order that would triple the amount of plutonium in high-level waste converted to glass at SRS.

05/03/10 - 4:06pm

Peeping Tom charges filed

A North Augusta man has been arrested on peeping tom charges after Aiken Old Navy employees noticed holes created in dressing room stalls, according to Aiken Public Safety incident reports. Charles Gable Isdell, II, of the 100 block of Celeste Avenue, was arrested Friday after of...

05/03/10 - 3:44pm

Lakeside wins state golf title

Senior Kelby Burton shot 67 as the Lakeside boys golf team captured the Class AAAA state title at Jekyll Island Golf Club's Oleander Course on Monday.

05/03/10 - 5:28pm

Man passes out in Athens drive-thu

ATHENS, Ga. -- Employees at McDonald's, 475 U.S. Highway 29 North, called police about 3 a.m. Saturday because they were worried about a customer who passed out in the drive-thru lane and then in the parking lot, according to an Athens-Clarke police report. The man pulled up to the drive-thru and or...

05/03/10 - 3:17pm
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