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Aiken County suspect turns self in

AIKEN - One of Aiken County’s most wanted has turned himself into authorities after 7 months on the run.

09/24/09 - 2:08pm

Obama approves flood aid for 4 Georgia counties

ATLANTA - President Barack Obama has issued a disaster declaration for Georgia and ordered federal aid to assist state and local recovery efforts in the wake of severe storms that caused massive flooding this week.

09/24/09 - 3:06pm

Martinez man overcomes disabilities to get Triumph Award

At 19, Bryan Hensley had suffered a traumatic brain injury, among other injuries, in a car accident that had doctors doubting that he was going to make it. That was a little more than seven years ago. Today, the Martinez resident was given the Triumph Award during Walton Rehabilitation Hospital...

09/24/09 - 5:04pm

More furlough days could be coming for Richmond school bus drivers

Further pays cuts or furlough days could be coming after December for Richmond County school bus drivers, members of the Richmond County Transportation Council were told Thursday morning....

09/24/09 - 2:38pm

School officials to release video of confrontation that led to officer's firing

The Richmond County schools system has scheduled a press conference Friday about the recent firing of a school safety officer involved in physical confrontation with a 14-year-old at a Sept. 11 football game....

01/14/10 - 11:57pm

Authorities asking for help in finding Martinez jewelry store robbers

Columbia County authorities are trying to identify two men in connection to a Sept. 10 robbery of a Martinez jewelry store. Police arrested two people – Gerson Romero, 25, and Elisa Johanna Martinez, 24 – shortly after police say they and two other men used guns and knives to rob the Gold...

09/24/09 - 12:22pm

Debris shipment headed for Aiken overturns in Pa.

DO NOT PUBLISH WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - Officials say a tractor-trailer that crashed in northeastern Pennsylvania was hauling concrete debris from a nuclear waste site in upstate New York.

09/24/09 - 11:01am

Man arrested in connection to stabbing of girlfriend

A man was arrested early this morning after stabbing his girlfriend in the back when she tried to break off their relationship. Mario Jermaine Richardson, 21, of 1826 Cooney Circle, is charged with aggravated assault and possession of a knife during the commission of a crime, according to a Richmon...

09/24/09 - 9:45am

Stolen ATM recovered

More than $20 grand is missing, say authorities

09/24/09 - 10:37am

Today at Westobou

Sandy Cameron in Concert Contact: Donald Portnoy – 803.960.9237 Time & Location: 7:00 p.m. – Maxwell Theatre, Augusta State University Admission: TBA Augusta Canal Moonlight Music Cruise - Westobou Edition Presents The Cross-Tie Walkers Time & Location: 6:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. -...

01/19/10 - 9:47pm

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