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Officers to ask for help in teen slaying case

Richmond County Sheriff’s Office deputies will be handing out fliers this afternoon to help identify a suspect in the slaying of an Augusta teen.

08/25/09 - 2:25pm

Green in the mix at U.S. Amateur, ASU golfers stumble

Augusta's Michael Green is just outside the cutline after nine holes of the U.S. Amateur in Tulsa, Okla. Green, who shot 75 on Monday, is currently tied for 82nd place, one shot below the 64-player cut for match play, which begins Wednesday. Augusta State golfers Taylor Floyd and Patrick Reed, ...

08/25/09 - 2:05pm

North Augusta plans for future

New sketches of the town center of Hammond’s Ferry show a more intimate park setting and entertainment venue with about 40,000 square feet of available commercial space. The updated version of Phase B, which will develop along the Savannah River and the Brick Pond Park was presented Monday nig...

08/25/09 - 1:27pm

Wheelchair basketball event to help others

The Sergeant Audie Murphy Club and Champions Made from Adversity will compete against each other in a wheelchair basketball expo 7 p.m. Wednesday at Fort Gordon. The event will be held in gym No. 3 at the post. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Proceeds from the event will help th...

08/25/09 - 1:25pm

James Brown hearing postponed

AIKEN -- A court hearing that had been scheduled this week in the estate of the late entertainer James Brown has been postponed until next month, a court official said today. Originally, the hearing was set for Thursday before Circuit Court Judge Jack Early. Now, it will occur at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 9 a...

07/09/14 - 7:16pm

Police seek Augusta hotel bandit

Authorities are searching for a man who robbed an Augusta hotel early this morning. About 3:13 a.m., the man entered the Country Inn and Suites in the 100 block of Sherwood Drive, according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office report. The man presented a note to a hotel employee that read, &#...

08/25/09 - 1:09pm

SC SAT still trails national average

Data released by the state Education Department today shows South Carolina trailing in all three testing areas. The average reading score for South Carolina was 484, which the national average was a 497. Average math scores were 496 and average writing scores were 471, with the national average in ...

01/13/10 - 3:21am

Woman wanted for using someone else's ATM card

North Augusta authorities are searching for a woman accused of financial transaction fraud. The suspect used someone else’s ATM card at the SRP Credit Union in the 400 block of West Martintown Road on Aug. 7, according to a North Augusta Department of Public Safety news release. Anyone with i...

08/25/09 - 11:51am

Goodwill gets $1.7 million grant

The U.S. Commerce Department announced this morning that Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia, Inc. will receive a $1.7 million Economic Development Administration grant. Goodwill will use the money as part of its funding to convert a commercial shopping center into a career campus. The Developme...

08/25/09 - 11:34am

SAT scores down for students in Ga., SC

Students in Georgia and South Carolina fare poorly on SAT.

08/25/09 - 11:34am

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