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Brunswick Republican running for governor

ATLANTA - Brunswick Republican Sen. Jeff Chapman said Thursday he has entered the race for governor. First elected in 2004, Chapman has often acted independent of the Republican leadership, especially with regard to the issue of eminent domain and the future of Jekyll Island. "When I look for a pe...

09/04/09 - 6:01am

Gang involvement, drugs not been ruled out in Brunswick slayings

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Glynn County Police Chief Matt Doering said investigators hand-delivered a "large volume of evidence" to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab in Atlanta for analysis late Thursday afternoon. Doering said investigators of the eight slayings in a Brunswick mobile home have n...

09/04/09 - 5:40am

Gang involvement, drugs not been ruled out in Brunswick slayings

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Glynn County Police Chief Matt Doering said investigators hand-delivered a "large volume of evidence" to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab in Atlanta for analysis late Thursday afternoon. Doering said investigators of the eight slayings in a Brunswick mobile home have n...

09/04/09 - 5:38am

More budget cuts loom for Aiken County schools after state action

AIKEN -- More budget cuts could be on the way for Aiken County schools. The South Carolina Budget and Control Board made across-the-board cuts of 4.04 percent on Thursday. Aiken County Comptroller Tray Traxler said it would be a couple of weeks before the state Education Department would detail the...

09/04/09 - 5:33am

Glascock closes school today; football game in Atlanta still on

The Glascock County Consolidated School will be closed today as part of an extended four-day weekend following a virus outbreak at the school. Glascock County Board of Education Superintendent Jim Holton said that a growing number of students have been absent recently due to gastrointestinal viruse...

09/04/09 - 5:32am

Identity of man in assault at home care provider still not known

Authorities say they are trying to determine the identity of a man who assaulted a woman inside a home health services provider on Wednesday. According to a Richmond County sheriff’s report, the man entered ResCare Homecare at 1225 Augusta West Parkway about 11:40 a.m. and became violent. He t...

09/04/09 - 5:30am

Identity of man in assault at home care provider still not known

Authorities are trying to determine the identity of a man who assaulted a woman inside a home health services provider on Wednesday....

09/03/09 - 10:44pm

Defense rules in 7-3 victory

RALEIGH, N.C. - Brian Maddox had a short touchdown run while Stephen Garcia completed a key third-down pass in the final minutes to help South Carolina beat North Carolina State 7-3 tonight. Garcia threw for just 148 yards on a frustrating night for both offenses, but the sophomore came through wi...

09/03/09 - 10:16pm

Protesters rally against health care reform

A rally to stop health care reform attracted hundreds to the Jessye Norman Amphitheater today.

09/03/09 - 9:58pm

Driver breaks foot playing frisbee

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Carl Edwards will race this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway despite breaking his right foot playing frisbee. Edwards is on crutches but was cleared to race in both the Nationwide and Sprint Cup Series by doctors from the University of Missouri. He is from Columbia, Mo., and...

09/03/09 - 6:08pm

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'Go Downtown' initiative gets mixed reviews

The "Go Downtown" initiative aims to foster a downtown environment that welcomes the college community and creates business for merchants. The event is held every third Thursday of the month ...
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