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Evans' Finch to miss tonight's game against ARC

Evans senior running back Jonathan Finch has been suspended for tonight's game against Richmond Academy. Finch has rushed for 1,024 yards and 12 touchdowns this season....

11/06/09 - 8:52pm

Filly rallies from last to first

ARCADIA, Calif. – Life Is Sweet won the $2 million Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic, going from last to first with a stretch run on the far outside. The 4-year-old filly is the stablemate of defending champion Zenyatta, who skipped the race to run in Saturday's $5 million Classic agai...

11/06/09 - 7:04pm

H1N1 flu shot availability growing

The supply of vaccine against the novel influenza A H1N1 virus is slowly but progressively growing, an official with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced today. Some private providers in the Augusta area are also getting vaccine in but the East Central Health District has not rec...

11/06/09 - 8:15pm

Realtors: Tax credit extension to help local housing market

Tonia Welsh got a surprise today. When she closes on the purchase of her new home on Dec. 4, there’s a federal tax credit of up to $6,500 coming her way. The Clearwater resident is “up grading” into a newly constructed home in Graniteville, selling her old home two weeks from now. V...

11/06/09 - 8:51pm

Wheeler Road bank robbed

Deputies are searching for a bank robber this afternoon after a gunman took money from the Wachovia Bank on Wheeler Road....

11/06/09 - 2:31pm

SC Supreme Court throws out lower court ruling on Graniteville water rates

The state's high court rules that proper procedure wasn't followed in the water and sewer rate issue.

11/06/09 - 4:04pm

Solicitor: Merry's outburst might violate order

The city Solicitor's office plans to interview commissioners and the mayor about Woody Merry's outburst at a budget hearing Thursday, part of an effort to determine if the civic activist violated an agreement to behave himself at public meetings.

01/20/10 - 9:07pm

Warrenville man found dead

The body of a 54-year-old white male was discovered near Warrenville, S.C., this morning. According to a news release from Aiken Coroner Tim Carlton, a passerby near the intersection of Howlandville Road and Hwy 421 made the discovery about 7 a.m. The body has been identified as Phillip Penningto...

11/06/09 - 10:52am

Gordon Highway cleanup planned Saturday

A second south Augusta highway cleanup will be held Saturday morning along both Gordon Highway and Deans Bridge Road, and Greater Augusta Progress is seeking civic-minded volunteers. The group will meet at 6:30 a.m. in the parking lot of Southgate Shopping Center. The Augusta Commission is providin...

01/20/10 - 11:39pm

Senate confirms Tarver as U.S. Attorney

The final confirmation step is for President Obama to execute the appointment.

11/06/09 - 2:34pm

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