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Columbia County school board member wants clearer understanding of cell phone records

Columbia County school board member Mike Sleeper asked for a review of the system’s cell phone policy this morning.

07/28/10 - 11:58am

ASU posts suit response on Facebook

Augusta State University posted a note on its official page on Facebook, a social media site, to respond to a lawsuit filed earlier this month.


08/10/10 - 5:59pm

SC deputy cleared in 2 suspect shootings

FLORENCE, S.C  — Authorities say a South Carolina deputy who shot and killed suspects in incidents less than three weeks apart has been cleared in both shootings.

07/28/10 - 9:05am

After 6 weeks, cops ID body in SC woods

NEWBERRY, S.C. — Authorities in South Carolina say it took them six weeks, but they have finally determined the identity of a body found in woods just off Interstate 26.

07/28/10 - 8:58am

Heat advisory canceled today

More thunderstorms are expected today, although a heat advisory has been canceled.

07/28/10 - 12:55pm

Georgia-Pacific plans W.Va. shutdown

MOUNT HOPE, W.Va.  — Georgia-Pacific has notified workers at its Mount Hope plant that production will stop by Oct. 1.

07/28/10 - 8:44am

Lightning kills 4 horses in north Georgia

JASPER, Ga. — A Pickens County couple says four thoroughbred horses were killed by a lightning strike at their north Georgia farm.

07/28/10 - 8:42am

Athens chemical fire poses no risk

ATHENS, Ga. -- Heavy black smoke that continues to rise from an early morning chemical fire in Northeastern Clarke County does not pose a public health risk, Athens officials said.

07/28/10 - 3:55pm

4-month-old taken from NC found in SC

COLUMBIA  - Authorities say a 4-month-old baby taken from his mother in a North Carolina parking lot has been found in South Carolina.

07/28/10 - 2:01pm

Argument over grass mowing near marijuna patch gets violent

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A man who allegedly grew angry over a neighbor trying to cut some grass near his marijuana plant patch Tuesday afternoon was arrested after he tried to grab a Savannah-Chatham police officer's gun, the department announced.

07/28/10 - 6:34am
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