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Debris shipment headed for Aiken overturns in Pa.

DO NOT PUBLISH WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - Officials say a tractor-trailer that crashed in northeastern Pennsylvania was hauling concrete debris from a nuclear waste site in upstate New York.

09/24/09 - 12:01pm

Man arrested in connection to stabbing of girlfriend

A man was arrested early this morning after stabbing his girlfriend in the back when she tried to break off their relationship. Mario Jermaine Richardson, 21, of 1826 Cooney Circle, is charged with aggravated assault and possession of a knife during the commission of a crime, according to a Richmon...

09/24/09 - 10:45am

Stolen ATM recovered

More than $20 grand is missing, say authorities

09/24/09 - 11:37am

Today at Westobou

Sandy Cameron in Concert Contact: Donald Portnoy – 803.960.9237 Time & Location: 7:00 p.m. – Maxwell Theatre, Augusta State University Admission: TBA Augusta Canal Moonlight Music Cruise - Westobou Edition Presents The Cross-Tie Walkers Time & Location: 6:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. -...

01/19/10 - 10:47pm

SC man sentenced for shooting at trooper

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - A South Carolina man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison after admitting he shot at a state trooper trying to pull him over and led officers on a high-speed chase.

09/24/09 - 10:16am

Pastor tried to solicit sex from minor

PELZER, S.C. - Authorities say a South Carolina pastor has been arrested after trying to solicit sex from a person he thought was a 13-year-old girl.

09/24/09 - 8:29am

Sugar company ignored dangers before blast

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Imperial Sugar Co. and managers of its Georgia refinery ignored known dangers of explosive dust for decades before a chain of dust-fueled fireballs erupted at the plant last year and killed 14 people, federal investigators said in a report Thursday.

09/24/09 - 12:57pm

Atlanta-area man charged with 3 killings

DECATUR, Ga. - A 24-year-old DeKalb County man has been charged with killing three people and wounding another and with an armed robbery that took place hours earlier.

09/24/09 - 7:19am

Augusta unemployment rate declines to 9.5 percent in August

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor reported today that the preliminary unadjusted unemployment rate in the metro Augusta area declined to 9.5 percent in August, down six-tenths of one percentage point from a revised 10.1 percent in July. According to a statement released this morning, t...

09/24/09 - 3:01pm

Home invasion thwarted by threat of baby delivery

A home invasion early Wednesday was abruptly stopped with the threat of a home delivery. According to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office report, at about 3 a.m. Wednesday three men forced their way into a home on East Hale Street. One of the men pointed a gun at three women inside the house an...

09/23/09 - 10:21pm

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Developer fined by Georgia EPD

The developer of a Grovetown subdivision has been fined by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division for failing to control erosion and other water quality control violations.
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