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Landlord finds source of apartment odor

An Augusta landlord found a smelly surprise in a house that had been vacant for several months, according to an incident report. The man found someone had entered the residence at the 3800 block of Mike Padgett Highway and defecated in two of the bedroom closets, police said....

06/24/10 - 11:42am

Augusta rape suspect arrested

Suspect arrested after Augusta woman reports break-in, rape, according to an incident report.

07/01/10 - 7:45pm

Gordon Highway group announces support

A group working to beautify and improve Gordon Highway through public and private partnerships announced its first two corporate sponsors today - who made donations totaling $11,000.

06/24/10 - 11:29am

Home invasions reported this morning

Richmond County deputies were called to two home invasions around 1:30 a.m. today, according to incident reports.


06/24/10 - 11:26am

ASU hosting annual state-sponsored job fair today

The Greater Augusta Employer Committee holds a job fair at Augusta State Univer­sity  to 2 p.m. today.

06/24/10 - 12:32pm

Asheville, NC man drowns in Ga. lake

GAINESVILLE, Ga.  — Hall County divers have recovered the body of a 67-year-old North Carolina man who drowned in Lake Lanier.

06/24/10 - 9:19am

Ga. city councilman charged with tampering

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. — A  city councilman has been charged in a case that began when he reported his cell phone had been stolen.

06/24/10 - 9:16am

Elberton, Ga. reaches deal for plastics plant

ELBERTON, Ga.  -- Officials in Elbert County say a European plastics company plans to lease space in Elberton's industrial park in a move that could bring about 70 jobs.

06/24/10 - 7:14am

Allman undergoes liver transplant

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Gregg Allman underwent a liver transplant Wednesday at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, and said afterward he's feeling "pretty good.


06/24/10 - 7:10am

Military voting becomes Georgia campaign issue

ATLANTA - The issue of how to simplify voting for overseas members of the military is turning into one of the most spirited in the Republican primary for secretary of state.

06/24/10 - 6:54am
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