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Authority will take over troubled Avondale water system

The Valley Public Service Authority agreed today to take over the Avondale Mills water system.

02/01/10 - 11:35pm

SC kids could tattle on texting bus drivers

COLUMBIA --  Schoolchildren in South Carolina could be given a toll-free hot line to report their bus driver for using a cell phone behind the wheel.

02/01/10 - 9:21pm

Richmond voters back to polls for 4th time in 4 months

Tuesday's runoff election for the state Senate District 22 seat marks the fourth consecutive month that Richmond County voters have headed to the polls.

02/01/10 - 5:44pm

Ga. property-tax reform aims to drop taxes

ATLANTA -- Home owners should see their taxable values drop as fast as the market value of their homes, according to the Senate Republican leader who announced reform legislation today.

02/01/10 - 1:16pm

Fight that injured pregnant teacher under investigation

The Richmond County Department of School Safety confirmed today that it is investigating a case in which a pregnant Collins Elementary School teacher was injured during a scuffle between two students.

02/01/10 - 1:04pm

Ice patch causes morning wreck

A North Augusta man was charged after colliding with a tractor trailer truck on icy road this morning.

02/01/10 - 1:11pm

Georgia Bank & Trust's holding company reports quarterly, annual loss

The holding company for Georgia Bank & Trust and Southern Bank & Trust today reported an annual loss of $8 million for 2009.

07/16/10 - 9:04pm

Woman reports attack outside Augusta restaurant

  An Augusta woman says she was attacked by three other women in the parking lot of Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant on Sunday night following an earlier dispute inside. According to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office report, the attack took place about 8 p.m. outside the restaurant at 3435 Wrights...

05/28/10 - 9:59pm

Holdup threatened at Ruby Tuesday restaurant this morning

  Employees of a Ruby Tuesday restaurant say two men tried to rob them early today. According to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office report, an employee was leaving the restaurant at 499 Bobby Jones Expressway about 12:45 a.m. when a man with a gun tapped on her window. He and another man forced...

05/28/10 - 9:59pm

Supercentenarian admired more for her work than her age

The third woman to graduate from MCG, who practiced pediatric medicine until she was 103, is now the 10th oldest American.

02/01/10 - 10:06am
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