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1 dead, 3 injured in robbery attempt in SC

REMBERT, S.C. - Authorities say one man died and three were injured in a shootout during an attempted robbery in rural South Carolina.

12/16/09 - 9:11am

Accused killer waives preliminary hearing

A man who police say murdered his wife at their home in Southeast Clarke County last month waived his right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday.

12/16/09 - 11:05am

'Stocking Strangler' set to be executed

JACKSON, Ga. - A Georgia man convicted of strangling three elderly women with their own stockings is scheduled to be put to death Wednesday evening.

12/16/09 - 8:58am

Senate candidates spar during tonight's forum

Candidates for the District 22 state Senate seat answered questions ranging from health care to the future of Regency Mall during a forum tonight, but much of the interest centered on candidate Hardie Davis' defending his record as District 122 state representative from Harold Jones' challen...

01/21/10 - 12:21am

No. 3 Augusta State defeats Clayton State, 82-62

Augusta State senior guard Ben Madgen poured in a season-high 26 points to help lead the third-ranked Jaguars to an 82-62 win tonight over Clayton State. Alex Smith added a season-high 16 points for Augusta State, while Daniel Dixon had 11. The Jaguars improved to 8-0 to match the best start in sc...

12/16/09 - 12:02am

SC man killed in his Batesburg-Leesville home

BATESBURG-LEESVILLE, S.C. — Authorities say they are looking for the person who shot and killed a South Carolina man. Lexington County Coroner Harry Harman says 52-year-old Jorge Miranda was shot several times around 4 p.m. Monday in the head and chest at his home in Batesburg-Leesville....

12/15/09 - 11:52pm

Accidental tourists -- Ga. couple ends up at White House breakfast

Veterans Day mistake leads to meal with First Family

12/16/09 - 12:05am

Aiken council approves tax incentives to lure company

AIKEN – In a special called meeting tonight Aiken County Council decided to move forward with plans to authorize tax incentives for an unnamed company that will come to the area. The council approved unanimously the first reading of an ordinance that would authorize tax exemptions and tax ince...

01/20/10 - 10:53pm

Personnel changes mark Columbia County meeting

Numerous personnel changes were made tonight by Columbia County commissioners, including transferring the animal control manager, hiring more judges and limiting raises. Animal Care and Control Manager Linda Fulmer will be reassigned to Emergency and Operations Division as an operations officer for...

01/20/10 - 11:08pm

School board curbs appliance use

The Richmond County school board has approved tonight a policy that bans personal appliances, including mini-fridges, in most classrooms. The board voted 6-1, with member Barbara Pulliam dissenting. The purpose of the policy is to help the school system save on energy costs amid tough budgetary ti...

12/15/09 - 9:19pm
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