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SC inmates to be grilled over fight

COLUMBIA -– Officials plan to begin questioning inmates about a disturbance that forced the lockdown of a South Carolina prison.

09/28/09 - 7:57am

SC vacation built around Conroy novel

You might have seen author Pat Conroy when he was autographing his latest novel this month in Augusta. Now you can see the places he writes about.

09/28/09 - 7:35am

Georgia water quality still low

ATLANTA -– Officials say they have been closely monitoring water quality in the Chattahoochee River and other waterways affected by the rainstorms that struck Georgia and other states in the Southeast.

09/28/09 - 7:28am

Georgia lighthouse goes dark

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -– The St. Simons Island lighthouse won't be brightening the Georgia coast for the next few months.

09/28/09 - 7:22am

Governor marks volunteer week

ATLANTA –- Gov. Sonny Perdue is urging residents and businesses to find ways to serve their communities during Hands on Georgia Week, which runs through Saturday. The governor's statement cited the Volunteering in America Report by the Corporation for National and Community Service. It say...

09/28/09 - 7:20am

Accident closes Georgia Avenue

A traffic accident at about 10:50 p.m. caused power outages and a road closure in North Augusta.

09/27/09 - 11:17pm

Pizza deliveryman robbed

A Papa John’s pizza deliveryman was pulled from his vehicle and robbed by two men Saturday night on Sims Avenue near Old Savannah Road.

09/27/09 - 7:34pm

Hephzibah gas station robbed

A man wearing a bandana across his face robbed the Citgo gas station in Hephzibah late Saturday night.

09/27/09 - 6:56pm

Motorcyclist injured in crash

A middle-age man was sent to the hospital after he wrecked his Suzuki motorcycle on Calhoun Expressway on Sunday afternoon.

09/27/09 - 6:36pm

Johnson wins Chase race at Dover

DOVER, Del. – Jimmie Johnson swept the season races at Dover International Speedway to accelerate his bid for a fourth consecutive Sprint Cup title. Johnson cut Hendrick Motorsports teammate Mark Martin's points lead Sunday with the victory – his fourth of the year – in the secon...

09/27/09 - 6:14pm

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SRS shipments halted until 2016

Savannah River Site can't resume shipments of Cold War nuclear waste materials to an underground repository in New Mexico until at least 2016 when the federal government reopens the facility to ...
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