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Dogs killed, mutilated elderly couple found near Athens

LEXINGTON, Ga. - A 65-year-old woman who was found dead with her husband Saturday morning was attacked by dogs, Oglethorpe County Coroner James Mathews said this afternoon.

08/17/09 - 9:43pm

UGA returns to classes today

ATHENS, Ga. -- University of Georgia students will see larger classes, fewer course sections and more courses taught by temporary instructors this fall. But UGA officials say most students will not be affected much by those and other changes forced by budget cuts. Today is the first day of classes...

08/17/09 - 6:00am

Aiken school traffic may have delays; morning was smooth

A foggy Monday greets youngsters returning for the first day of the 2009-10 school year.

08/17/09 - 3:16pm

Woman charged in I-20 fatality

A woman has been arrested in connection with a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 20 that took the life of a Thomson man Saturday.

08/16/09 - 9:16pm

S.C. attorney general's mother dies

COLUMBIA — Ida Dargan McMaster, the mother of South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster, has died at her home. She was 88.

08/16/09 - 7:59pm

Yang rallies to beat Woods at PGA Championship

Y.E. Yang of South Korea has won the PGA Championship at Hazeltine National Golf Club, denying Tiger Woods a wire-to-wire victory and his 15th career major.

08/16/09 - 9:30pm

Vickers edges Johnson for first win of season

BROOKLYN, Mich. – Brian Vickers outlasted Jimmie Johnson in yet another fuel-mileage duel at Michigan International Speedway, taking the lead with two laps to go after Johnson ran out of gas and holding on to win his first Sprint Cup race of the season Sunday. It was the second time in two rac...

08/16/09 - 6:37pm

Aiken death considered homicide

The body of an Aiken man was discovered by his family members today at an unlicensed nightclub he ran at 2994 Silver Bluff Road.

08/16/09 - 9:20pm

Woman says man pointed gun

A 41-year-old Augusta woman told police that a man pointed a gun at her vehicle while she was driving with her family on the 2400 block of Old Barton Chapel Road Saturday.

08/16/09 - 7:48pm

Author's body found in river

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The body of a South Carolina author whose books profiled some of the state's most infamous murders has been found in a river.

08/16/09 - 6:37pm

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