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North Augusta to hold planning session

The annual North Augusta Forward will be held today at the council chambers inside the new municipal building on Georgia Avenue. City officials use this planning session to discuss the future of North Augusta, with presentations from each department. Sessions begin at 8:30 a.m. and will last throu...

08/18/09 - 5:36am

Teen's job application shelved

A teenager was arrested and charged with shoplifting from Best Buy, but not before he asked an employee for a job application.

08/18/09 - 5:33am

Cyrus stalking suspect from Appling to appear in court today

Police say Mark McLeod told an officer he was secretly engaged to marry the "Hannah Montana" star.

08/18/09 - 9:15am

DOE halts assessment for park

The U.S. Energy Department has halted its plan to conduct an Environmental Assessment involving the proposed lease of 2,700 acres at Savannah River Site for an energy park.

08/17/09 - 8:43pm

Husqvarna relocating HQ from Augusta to Charlotte

Husqvarna Outdoor Products Inc. has already started the relocation of its headquarters to Charlotte, N.C., the result of a global reorganization plan by the Sweden-based lawn and garden equipment maker. Not all of its approximate 100 employees in Augusta will be making the move to North Carolina, s...

08/17/09 - 9:32pm

Images released in Beech Island bank robbery

Aiken County continue to search for the men who held up a bank on Atomic Road in Beech Island this morning.

08/17/09 - 9:31pm

Aiken County's first day of school

View more than 300 photos from the first day of school in Aiken County

08/17/09 - 3:23pm

Braves' McLouth headed to DL

Atlanta Braves center fielder Nate McLouth is headed to the disabled list with a sore left hamstring. The Braves purchased the contract of outfielder Reid Gorecki from Triple-A Gwinnett on Monday. McLouth left Saturday’s game against the Philadelphia Phillies after aggravating a hamstring inj...

08/17/09 - 3:51pm

Apartment rent boxes robbed

Richmond County investigators are looking into the theft of nearly $4,000 in money orders from the drop boxes at two apartment complexes last month. Investigator Mike Lanham said the money orders were stolen from Woodlake Club Apartments on Amli Way and Heritage Apartments off Jackson Road. Investi...

08/17/09 - 3:09pm

Columbia County's recent rains dump over 6.5 inches of water

Columbia County’s weekend rainfall totaled 2.97 inches, capping one of the wettest weeks of the year. Portions of the county were still drying out from a massive 3.6-inch rainfall the night of Aug. 12-13, and the weekend weather system’s contributions brought the total this month to more ...

01/19/10 - 12:50pm

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