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Aiken County police look for bank robber

Aiken County police have identified a man wanted in this morning's robbery of a bank in Clearwater.

08/07/09 - 5:57pm

Two juveniles arrested in burglaries, vandalism of school

Two Aiken juveniles have been arrested in connection to burglaries and cases of vandalism at Oakwood-Windsor Elementary School that spanned the past eight weeks. The two 16-year-old boys have been charged each with five counts of burglary, second degree, according to a release today from the Aiken ...

08/07/09 - 3:14pm

Reed advances to Western Amateur quarterfinals

Augusta's Patrick Reed defeated Dylan Fritelli, 4 and 3, today in the Western Amateur round of 16 at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Ill. Reed posted four birdies in 15 holes and never trailed. Reed, who will be an Augusta State sophomore this fall, is scheduled to play Andrea Pavan, a T...

08/07/09 - 2:03pm

Police still looking for man in Columbia County store robbery

Authorities are still looking today for a man they say robbed a Columbia County convenience store Thursday.

08/07/09 - 7:34pm

Search warrants for alledged Cyrus stalker will stay sealed

The results from a search warrant executed Thursday at the home of an Appling man arrested for stalking Miley Cyrus remained sealed Friday. “It’s going to be sealed, because there is an ongoing investigation,” said Columbia County Magistrate Jud...

08/07/09 - 3:47pm

Some students show up too early at school

Parents are being reminded to check the starting school times for their children after a few children arrived early to Lamar-Milledge Elementary School this morning. Classes start at 9 a.m. at the school. “Last year, parents with kids at Milledge...were used to them starting school at 7:30a.m...

08/07/09 - 1:39pm

SC first lady, sons move out of state residence

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The wife of South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford moved out of the official governor's residence with their four sons Friday, a little more than a month after he admitted to a yearlong affair with an Argentine woman he called his "soul mate." First lady Jenny Sanford and severa...

08/07/09 - 1:13pm

Mom charged in SC teen driver's fatal wreck

SUMTER, S.C. - A 14-year-old girl driving a car packed with children crashed into a tree, killing one child, and police said Friday the girl's mother was in the passenger seat at the time.

08/07/09 - 12:34pm

Frazier looking to make big changes in return to Glenn Hills High

Dr. Wayne Frazier makes his return to Glenn Hills High School.

01/14/10 - 11:01pm

Husband arrested in connection to shooting of wife

An Augusta man was arrested today for shooting his wife in the River Glen Apartment complex on East Telfair Street. Yerby Foston, 30, of 1921 Moore St., is charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, according to Richmond County Sheriff’s Inves...

08/07/09 - 2:36pm

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Fire Department raises sought

The Augusta Fire Depart­ment will present a pay raise proposal for firefighters and administrators to the county’s public safety committee Monday.
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