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Cop accidently shoots gun in Ga. bank

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- An off-duty Thunderbolt police officer accidentally discharged a handgun inside United Community Bank on Victory Drive on Monday morning. The police department is conducting an internal review of this incident, which involved an officer Chief Irene Pennington identified as C. Watson...

08/03/10 - 5:24am

Little harm in Athens chemical spill

ATHENS, Ga. -- Runoff from a chemical plant fire last week turned the water blue miles downstream, but "did not have a significant impact on the North Oconee River," the state Environmental Protection Division says.


08/03/10 - 5:20am

Divers to resume search for teen

The Columbia County dive team will resume a search this morning for a 17-year-old Lakeside High School student who went missing in the Savannah River on Monday afternoon.

08/02/10 - 10:39pm

Police plan Night Out events

National Night Out will be celebrated across Georgia and South Carolina Tuesday. The national event was started 27 years ago as a way to heighten crime and drug awareness.

08/03/10 - 12:15am

Roadwork slows traffic on Old Evans Road

A portion of Old Evans Road will be reduced to one lane for the remainder of the week.

08/02/10 - 4:34pm

Murray opens practice as Georgia's new No. 1 QB

ATHENS, Ga. -- Coach Mark Richt acknowledged today it's "scary" to have only four freshmen quarterbacks, including new starter Aaron Murray.

08/02/10 - 4:29pm

Martinez man facing rape charge

Columbia County police arrested a Martinez man nearly two years after a teen claimed he raped her.

08/02/10 - 7:14pm

Indicator points to continued strength in Ga. factories

ATLANTA -- Georgia’s factories have been busy, and a leading indicator released today points to continued activity in the manufacturing sector here.

08/02/10 - 2:39pm

UGA offers gameday parking for $120

ATHENS, Ga. -- The University of Georgia is offering gameday parking on campus for $120.

08/02/10 - 2:28pm

Armed intruders demanded drugs, Hephzibah woman says

A woman said armed men forced their way into her home in Hephzibah looking for drugs.


08/03/10 - 12:17am
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