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S.C. cigarette tax going up with Aiken help

COLUMBIA - South Carolina lawmakers have overridden Gov. Mark Sanford's veto and raised the cigarette tax 50 cents a pack.

05/13/10 - 2:25pm

McDuffie death cause still a mystery

THOMSON, Ga. - An autopsy performed on the body of a 25-year-old man found earlier this week has turned out inconclusive .

05/13/10 - 1:57pm

Aiken woman charged with illegal law work

A 55-year-old Aiken woman was arrested Tuesday on 25 counts each of perjury and practicing law with out a license

05/29/10 - 12:32am

SarahCare adult day care center opens in Evans

SarahCare at Evans to Lock, an adult day care center, is open in Evans.

05/13/10 - 1:28pm

Downtown Development Authority has 2 vacancies on its board after King turns in his resignation

The Downtown Development Authority of Augusta is now two members short.

05/13/10 - 8:54pm

School grants awarded

Grants totaling $15,314 will be awarded to 10 schools as part of an effort by Savannah River Remediation to recognize and support excellence in teaching. A team of company employees reviewed grant requests and made selections that will provide assistance for math and science programs. Checks will be...

05/13/10 - 12:56pm

Carter grandson's opponent quitting Ga. Senate race

Jason Carter, the 34-year-old grandson of former President Jimmy Carter who won a special election to complete a term in the Georgia state Senate this week, will be unopposed on the primary ballot for a full term.

07/10/10 - 1:45am

Suspect in carjacking arrested

Richmond County Sheriff's deputies said they cornered and arrested a carjacker suspect on Tuesday in a service station bathroom on Peach Orchard Road. Deputies reported that Nicolas Marcionelli, 31, was charged with carjacking and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime....

07/01/10 - 7:54pm

Elderly woman hospitalized after drug agents show up

A 76-year-old woman was hospitalized after drug agents who had the wrong address swarmed around her Polk County home, according to the woman's daughter.



07/01/10 - 7:54pm

Victim identified in robbery attempt

Authorities continue to investigate a Wednesday night shooting at Kratha Drive and Milledgeville Road in which a 32-year-old man was wounded in the right arm. The victim, identified as Jonathan Jones, was taken to Medical College of Georgia for treatment, according to Richmond County Investigat...

05/13/10 - 1:17pm
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