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Richmond pre-K registration scheduled Tuesday

Richmond County schools will hold registration for pre-kindergarten at several locations from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesday.

03/07/10 - 8:54pm

Man, denied service, takes a crack at door

Denied service at a fast-food drive-through window, a pedestrian kicked a glass door, cracking it.

03/07/10 - 8:48pm

Fire cancels Monday classes at Winthrop

A fire at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, S.C., destroyed the roof of a 2-year-old building, leading school officials to cancel on campus classes Monday.

03/07/10 - 2:09pm

Fisherman clings to branch until rescued

A fisherman held on to a branch in swift waters on the Chattahoochee River until a rescue boat arrived.

03/07/10 - 1:57pm

Middle Georgia hunter mistakenly kills federal forest officer

One of two men using a high-powered rifle with night vision to hunt coyote fatally shot a federal officer Friday, apparently mistaking him for game.


03/07/10 - 8:28am

FAA investigating plane landing on Cumberland Island

BRUNSWICK - The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the emergency belly-landing of a small private plane on the beach of Cumberland Island.

03/07/10 - 8:10am

9-year-old accused of trying to poison teacher

WALTERBORO, S.C. - Authorities say a 9-year-old girl has been suspended from school after she was accused of putting crushed prescription drugs into her teacher's water. The fourth-grade teacher at Hendersonville Elementary School told investigators she began to feel ill Feb. 24 and called in sick t...

03/06/10 - 2:07pm

2009 spelling bee champ repeats

Rachael Cundey, a fifth-grader at South Columbia Elementary School, repeated today as regional champion of the Scripps Howard Spelling Bee.

03/06/10 - 6:21pm

Man says he was assaulted, robbed

A Martinez man told Richmond County sheriff's deputies that he was assaulted and robbed on Broad Street early today.

03/09/10 - 9:10am

Dr. Jerry Buccafusco dies

Dr. Jerry Buccafusco, director of the Alzheimer's Center at  MCG and husband of Columbia County's school board chairwoman, died this morning.

03/06/10 - 4:49pm
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