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Linebacker to sit out Vandy game

Coach Urban Meyer says it was in the best interest of the team for Spikes to serve a full-game suspension when the top-ranked Gators play Vanderbilt on Saturday.

11/04/09 - 8:03pm

Man authorities believe involved in robbery attempt arrested

NORTH AUGUSTA – A woman scared away a would-be armed robber with her loud scream Tuesday, leading South Carolina and Georgia law enforcement agencies to a suspect that had been on the run. Larry Jerome Rainey, 43, was charged with possession of a firearm, reckless driving, driving with a suspe...

11/04/09 - 5:58pm

Second suspect arrested in home invasion

A second man has been arrested in connection with a home invasion on Fairhope Street on Monday where a 68-year-old man was left tied up in his bathtub by two men. Richmond County sheriff’s Lt. Scott Peebles said Jonathan Cornelius Glenn, 28, was arrested this morning near his home on the 500 ...

11/04/09 - 5:47pm

Receiver out with rib injury

Georgia probably picked a good week to be without the Southeastern Conference’s leading receiver. A.J. Green, who leads the conference with 44 catches and 732 yards receiving, will miss Saturday’s game against FCS opponent Tennessee Tech after suffering a rib injury in last week’s lo...

11/04/09 - 5:42pm

Hotel developer firm on TEE Center site, dislikes other options

Developer Courtland Dusseau told Augusta commissioners today that they couldn’t pay him to move the site of his planned Hyatt hotel. Addressing the third meeting of the commission’s five-member TEE center subcommittee, Mr. Dusseau, a managing partner for Alabama-based Legacy Hospitality L...

01/27/10 - 10:45pm

Alleged "black widow" denies she killed husbands in documentary

In a documentary that aired Tuesday on British TV, the Augusta grandmother arrested for the murder of her fourth husband called her accusers “nuts” and denied getting any substantial monetary gain from the death of her husbands. A BBC story about Betty Neumar, the 77-year-old grandmother ...

11/04/09 - 4:24pm

North Augusta police looking for man in store robbery

NORTH AUGUSTA – Authorities are looking for a man in connection to a robbery Sunday at a Dollar General.

11/04/09 - 4:08pm

Kroc Center reaches fundraising goal

Groundbreaking on the Harrisburg-based center could occur sometime early next year.

01/11/10 - 4:04pm

Aiken County schools' superintendent to stay through 2013

The Aiken County school board unanimously approved a two-year contract extension Tuesday for Superintendent Beth Everitt, which will run through June 30, 2013. Dr. Everitt said she felt it was a vote of confidence in the work she's completed in her first two years with the district....

01/08/10 - 10:37am

Beat the Pros winner announced

Sandra Young of Louisville, Ga., is the winner of the Beat the Pros contest for Week 10. Sandra correctly picked nine out of 10 high school football games, which beat the best effort by our pros (8-2). Sandra will receive a Beat the Pros T-shirt. To play this week's game, visit 11/04/09 - 2:41pm

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