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Ex-President Carter to observe Sudan elections

Former President Jimmy Carter will be among the official observers when Sudan conducts national elections next week.

04/08/10 - 9:10am

Marines honor 88-year-old veteran, Bataan survivor

Marines from the 4th Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion are to present a letter of appreciation today to Donovan Pike, an 88-year-old South Carolinian who survived the Bataan Death March in World War II.


04/08/10 - 8:21am

Ruling favors Athens doctors in dispute with insurers

Georgia Insurance Commissioner John Oxendine says Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthcare Plan of Georgia violated the law by refusing to allow Athens' Northeast Georgia Cancer Care to participate in certain company plans.

04/08/10 - 8:13am

South Carolina man gets life sentence for gang fantasy killing

A 20-year-old South Carolina man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a teen in what a prosecutor said was part of his fantasy of being a gangster.



04/08/10 - 8:04am

Standoff in Midtown Atlanta ends with suspect dead

Atlanta police say a man involved in a standoff with officers is dead.


04/08/10 - 9:51am

Golf traffic update: Avoid Wheeler Road

At 8:43 a.m., most routes in to the Augusta National are congested.

04/08/10 - 8:48am

New warning signs planned for Savannah fountain

Children have been wading, splashing and playing in the area surrounding the fountains at Savannah's Forsyth Park, and city officials are trying to keep them out.

04/07/10 - 12:19pm

New Augusta hotel opens in time for Masters Week

Comfort Inn and Suites sees some bookings from golf tournament despite opening Saturday.

04/07/10 - 12:25pm

Local tee times tough to find

Killing time with a round of golf of your own on Thursday and Friday may be tough. The best bet to finding an open tee time is at Bartram Trail in Evans and Gordon Lakes at Fort Gordon.

04/07/10 - 6:30pm

Three volunteer firefighters charged with arson

COWPENS, S.C. - Three volunteer firefighters have been charged with setting a mobile home on fire last month. Spartanburg County deputies told the Herald-Journal of Spartanburg that 21-year-old William Dustin Crisp and two 16-year-olds were arrested late Monday on second-degree arson charges. The me...

04/07/10 - 5:14pm
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