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Women fight after movie, police say

A fight involving two movie-goers at Regal Cinemas spilled into the parking lot of the theater and ended with one woman punching another Sunday, police say. The 28-year-old victim told deputies that she got into an argument with another woman because her 2-year-old child was causing a disturban...

05/10/10 - 1:29pm

Augusta man facing federal sex charges

A federal grand jury has indicted Robert Francis Kwasniak, 38, of Augusta, on charges of interstate traveling to engage in illicit sex with a minor; producing child pornography; and possessing child pornography, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office.  The indictment s...

05/10/10 - 1:22pm

Columbia fires its police chief

COLUMBIA - Columbia officials on Monday fired the police chief who refused to relinquish the investigation of a car crash involving the city's first black mayor just hours after his election.

05/10/10 - 8:35pm

Mason will not seek Augusta mayor post

Augusta City Commissoners Alvin Mason, the city's mayor pro tem, said today he will seek his commission seat again.

05/10/10 - 3:15pm

Father sought for burning daughter, 20

A 20-year-old woman remained in critical condition at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center  after being set on fire by her father, police say.

05/28/10 - 9:43pm

Appling man, 53, dies in vehicle crash

A medical emergency is believed to be the cause of a single-vehicle wreck that killed an Appling man this morning.

05/10/10 - 8:43pm

SC deputy kills possible shooting suspect

LAKE CITY, S.C. - Sheriff's deputies say an officer has shot and killed a suspect in an earlier shooting in South Carolina. WBTW-TV reported the shooting occurred Sunday night in Lake City. Florence County Sheriff's Capt. Mike Nunn says two people were shot and wounded on a street in Lake City....

05/10/10 - 9:04am

Woman drowns in Lake Hartwell

ANDERSON, S.C. - A South Carolina woman has drowned in Lake Hartwell after her boyfriend was unable to find her when she slipped under the surface. Multiple media outlets reported that 35-year-old Christina Lee Izon of Anderson drowned early Sunday afternoon. Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore ...

05/10/10 - 8:01am

High school student drowns in Ga. lake

JEFFERSON, Ga. - The Jefferson Fire Department says a 19-year-old student at Towers High School in DeKalb County drowned during the weekend at a private lake in Jackson County. They say the body of Jhacobe Campbell was found about 70 feet from shore Saturday evening. WSB-TV reports that Ca...

05/10/10 - 7:57am

Grady Hospital making financial turnaround

ATLANTA  - The CEO of Atlanta's Grady Memorial Hospital says a recent audit shows the hospital has made a financial turnaround. CEO Michael Young told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that Grady employees may be able to grant pay raises to its employees. Workers there haven't received ...

05/10/10 - 7:53am
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