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Historic house on Hickman bought, to be renovated

A 112-year-old Hickman Road home listed among Augusta’s most endangered historic properties will be renovated by investors who recently acquired the property, according to Historic Augusta, Inc....

10/30/09 - 8:17am

Fifth Street bridge reopens today to North Augusta

Crews plan to reopen the Fifth Street Bridge today after six months of construction on the U.S. Highway 1 interchange in North Augusta. Jeff Terry, of the South Carolina Department of Transportation, said there is still a small amount of work to do on the project but they are planning to have the r...

10/30/09 - 7:22am

Nuclear workers honored at former SC weapons complex

AIKEN — The Department of Energy is honoring the nation's nuclear workers during a special program at the Savannah River Site in South Carolina. SRS officials are hosting a special hour-long event today at the former nuclear weapons complex near Aiken. The U.S. Senate in May approved a re...

10/30/09 - 5:06am

Ga. may adopt Halloween restrictions for sex offenders

ATLANTA — A Democratic lawmaker is introducing a measure that would require Georgia sex offenders to post "No Candy Here" signs on Halloween. State Rep. Rob Teilhet, who is running for Attorney General, said his proposal would punish offenders who violate the law with 60 days in jail and a $1,...

10/30/09 - 5:02am

Okefenokee Oar new trophy for Georgia-Florida football rivalry

KINGSLAND, Ga. - A piece of the swamp will be at stake for Saturday's Georgia-Florida game. The game's winner will be awarded the Okefenokee Oar, a paddle made from a piece of cypress organizers said grew to be an estimated 1,000 years old in the huge swamp on the Georgia-Florida border. E...

10/30/09 - 4:57am

Okefenokee Oar new trophy for Football Rivalry

KINGSLAND, Ga. - A piece of the swamp will be at stake for Saturday's Georgia-Florida game. The game's winner will be awarded the Okefenokee Oar, a paddle made from a piece of cypress organizers said grew to be an estimated 1,000 years old in the huge swamp on the Georgia-Florida border. E...

10/30/09 - 4:53am

Okefenokee Oar new trophy For Football Rivalry

KINGSLAND, Ga. - A piece of the swamp will be at stake for Saturday's Georgia-Florida game. The game's winner will be awarded the Okefenokee Oar, a paddle made from a piece of cypress organizers said grew to be an estimated 1,000 years old in the huge swamp on the Georgia-Florida border. E...

10/30/09 - 4:53am

Georgia Theatre owner offers a tour, makes an appeal to fans

ATHENS, Ga. -- The Georgia Theatre's owner says he needs to raise $1.5 million to rebuild the historic structure badly damaged in a June fire. Rebuilding the famed downtown Athens music venue will cost a little more than $3 million, Wilmot Greene said Thursday after opening up the club's gu...

10/30/09 - 4:58am

Appling man pleads guilty, sentenced in Miley Cyrus case

Mark McLeod also ordered to get mental evaluation.

10/30/09 - 2:43pm

Teixeira, Matsui provide lift

NEW YORK – Mark Teixeira and Hideki Matsui shook the New York Yankees from their lumber slumber and sent the World Series to Philadelphia all tied up. Teixeira and Matsui hit solo homers off familiar foe Pedro Martinez, backing a sharp performance by A.J. Burnett and giving the Yankees a 3-1 v...

10/29/09 - 10:43pm

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