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Columbia County wants to expand broadband

Columbia County commissioners decided today to seek a partnership with other area counties to potentially expand broadband access.

02/02/10 - 5:18pm

Aiken downtown business owners meet Wednesday

Mike Enloe, owner of Plum Pudding, has led the protest against the two-hour parking limit in downtown since last month. He created a Facebook group "End Parking Restrictions in Downtown Now!" that currently has 570 members. The city's Parking Advisory Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday to hear the concerns of business owners.

02/02/10 - 4:16pm

School window damage now up to $24,000

The 158 windows smashed at Copeland Elementary School around the Christmas break ended up costing the Richmond County school system $24,000 - about $8,000 more than originally anticipated, a school official confirmed today.

02/02/10 - 4:05pm

Meetings focus on downtown parking

The Downtown Development Authority of Augusta will hold two public meetings concerning its proposed downtown parking management system.

02/02/10 - 5:21pm

Problems prompt Twitter changes

Some Twitter users had their passwords changed today by the social media network because of potentially compromised accounts.

02/02/10 - 3:42pm

Signs warn of water worries at Sheriff's Office

Four days after a broken pipe flooded several offices at the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, signs have appeared warning of polluted drinking water.

05/28/10 - 8:59pm

Ga. bill would impose $75 fine for blocking fast lane

Beginning this summer, Georgia drivers might be fined for blocking the left lane under legislation proposed today.

07/01/10 - 6:21pm

Rain dampens runoff turnout

Turnout continued to be light this afternoon in the runoff election for the state Senate District 22 seat as Richmond County voters headed to the polls for the fourth consecutive month.

02/02/10 - 4:33pm

Man takes 6-year-old son at gunpoint, police say

Richmond County Investigators are searching for a man whom they say kidnapped his 6-year-old son at gunpoint from the child's home Monday night.

07/01/10 - 7:18pm

Bill would impose $75 fine for blocking the fast lane

ATLANTA -- Riding in the fast lane could bring a fine for drivers who block the flow of traffic under legislation introduced today.

02/02/10 - 10:49am
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