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Cross Creek NJROTC program honored

Cross Creek High School's NJROTC program will be recognized next Wednesday by the United States Navy League. The high school's program has been designated as the top unit in the Area 12 region, which includes 65 high schools in Georgia and the Jacksonville area, according to a Richmond County S...

04/14/10 - 12:43pm

Thousands expected for Tea Party

Organizers expect from 5,000 to 10,000 from Georgia and South Carolina to attend Augusta's second-annual Tax Day Tea Party on Thursday.

04/14/10 - 4:01pm

Arrested after Atlanta chase

ATLANTA  - Atlanta police have taken a man into custody after he led police on a high-speed chase. Police tell WSB-TV they tried to stop the driver of a white Mercedes in southwest Atlanta around 3:15 a.m.today. But the driver wouldn't pull over and fled at speeds that topped 100 mph. Investiga...

04/14/10 - 9:52am

Man arrested on sex charge

A 24-year-old man was arrested Monday after he was caught having sex with a 15-year-old girl he met on MySpace in a public park. Keith Wells, 24, is charged with child molestation, according to Richmond County Sheriff's Sgt. Blaise Dresser. The incident occurred at a small park on Milledgeville Road...

04/14/10 - 9:42am

South Augusta gunshot victim identified

Authorities have identified the man shot Tuesday afternoon on Deans Bridge Road.

04/14/10 - 9:38am

Fort's Gate 1 lanes to open

Officials expect to open Fort Gordon's Gate 1 off Gordon Highway Friday at 1 a.m. The gate had been  partially closed for a security upgrade, according to Buz Yarnell, spokesman for Fort Gordon. Traffic has had limited access to the gate since the work began in February....

04/14/10 - 10:33am

Fort Gordon Gate 1 to open

Officials expect to open Fort Gordon's Gate 1 off Gordon Highway Friday at 1 a.m. The gate had been closed for a security upgrade, according to Buz Yarnell, spokesman for Fort Gordon. Traffic has had limited access to the gate since the work began in February.  ...

04/14/10 - 9:31am

Navy to ban smoking on subs

A smoking ban on submarines, announced Thursday that takes effect Dec. 31, was recommended by the chief of Naval Operations.

04/14/10 - 8:18am

USC board could lose lone black

COLUMBIA - South Carolina's legislators could decide today whether the state's flagship university loses its only black board member. The election will decide whether trustee Leah Moody keeps the post through 2012 at the University of South Carolina. The black law school grad says she's pr...

04/14/10 - 8:03am

Regulators to discuss Plant Hatch safety

BAXLEY, Ga. - Federal regulators will discuss the annual safety performance of a nuclear power plant in Baxley next week. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will offer the public its yearly assessment of the operations at the Edwin Hatch Nuclear Plant on April 21. The site contains two nuclear r...

04/14/10 - 7:59am
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