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A rockin' road

Summer road trip season is almost here. Thursday's Applause has a roundlup of big festivals and concerts, and a guide to places where you can pay homage to some musical legends. To get you in the mood, Augusta musician Zach Swenson offers some of the lessons he's learned about what's needed to survive on the road.


05/19/10 - 4:24pm

Grand jury indicts store worker in theft

  A woman was indicted Tuesday on charges that she stole gift cards from a local Bi-Lo grocery store and turned them in for cash. Jasmine Miyako Brunson, an employee of the Daniel Village Bi-Lo on Wrightsboro Road, faces a charge of theft by taking, according to a Richmond County grand jur...

05/19/10 - 3:38pm

Aiken teen faces groping charge

AIKEN -- An Aiken teen was arrested Tuesday after Aiken Public Safety officers said they caught him groping an undercover city employee. William M. Canady, 17, of Flat Trail Court, was charged with three counts of simple assault and battery, according to incident reports....

05/19/10 - 3:34pm

Remains identified in Henry County

MCDONOUGH, Ga. - McDonough police say remains found near the Henry County Jail nearly a year ago have been identified as those of a 28-year-old man who had been missing since March of 2008. Timothy White had bonded out of the jail and left with his girlfriend, but she says he told her he needed...

05/19/10 - 3:15pm

Man gets 4 years on police chase charges

An Augusta man will spend four years in prison after pleading guilty to charges connected to a three-county police chase.

05/19/10 - 2:35pm

Arts council winners announced

The Greater Augusta Arts Council has announced the recipients of its 2010 Arts Recognition awards.

05/19/10 - 1:21pm

Ga. to sue feds over voter verification

ATLANTA -- Gov. Sonny Perdue appointed a special attorney general to sue the Justice Department to gain approval for voting rules.

07/10/10 - 1:44am

Argument leads to cutting wounds

A disagreement among three friends over a boyfriend resulted in an injury involving ah a box cutter Tuesday at the BP Station at 2117 Broad Street, according to an Richmond County Sheriff's Office incident report. According to a police account, after visiting a friend, Kimberla Dixon told Denise Mob...

05/28/10 - 9:42pm

Stabbing reported on Stovall Street

An argument escalated to a stabbing Tuesday at the 1400 block of Stovall Street, according to a Richmond County sheriff's office incident report. Lakeisha Sumpter and Mack Donald Nelson's argument turned into slaps before Nelson was stabbed in the chest around 5 p.m., police said. The couple's ...

05/28/10 - 9:42pm

New Aiken municipal building means end of old one

AIKEN --- Moving forward on a new Aiken County municipal building would mean letting go of the old.

05/19/10 - 10:45am
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