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Former Thomson teacher arrested on child porn charges

A former school band director in Thomson was arrested this afternoon on charges related to child pornography.

02/25/10 - 8:49am

Economist says job growth will be slower than most post-recession recoveries

Economist says Georgia will continue losing jobs until late in the year for a 2.0 percent decline.

02/24/10 - 3:50pm

Propane cannisters stolen

Thefts of propane cannisters must be reported to Homeland Security because the tanks are explosive.

02/24/10 - 7:45pm

Blackburn won't seek school board re-election

Columbia County Board of Education member Mildred "Mickey" Blackburn this morning announced she will not seek re-election this fall.


02/24/10 - 1:50pm

Man is charged in 2004 molestation

An Augusta man was arrested and charged today in connection with a 2004 child molestation.James Stanley Terrell Jr., 27, of the 1000 block of Kent Street, was charged with aggravated child molestation, according to Richmond County jail records.The arrest was made after a child told investigators tha...

02/23/10 - 10:53pm

Man, 53, indicted in armed robberies

The Richmond County grand jury indicted a 53-year-old man today in connection with a series of armed robberies.Gregory Johnson is accused of robbing and attempting to rob restaurants and businesses on Washington Road, Windsor Spring Road, Wrightsboro Road and Georgetown Drive in November and De...

02/23/10 - 10:41pm

Mistakenly freed inmate to be returned

A man who was mistakenly freed from a state prison is to be returned to Augusta, where he faces charges of aggravated sodomy, armed robbery and kidnapping.

02/24/10 - 6:30am

Lane of Highway 221 over dam to close

Beginning at 8 a.m. Wednesday, workers will close one lane of U.S. Hwy. 221 over Thurmond Dam to allow maintenance and repair work to commence on the dam's spillway gates.

02/23/10 - 6:36pm

Second arrest made in December shooting

A second man has been arrested and charged in a fatal shooting in December.

05/28/10 - 9:55pm

Evans man charged in Internet predator case

An Evans man is charged with solicitation of a minor in an investigation that involved the Aiken County and Columbia County sheriff's offices.

05/29/10 - 12:37am
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