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Weekend brings a wealth of fun

There is a full slate of festivals, performances and events to fill the weekend. Here's a sampling.

04/16/10 - 4:06pm

Ga. Tech wants music doctorates

ATLANTA -- Georgia Tech may soon offer a PhD in music technology, if Regents agree next week.

04/16/10 - 3:54pm

TB case prompts screenings

The East Central Health District in Augusta is conducting checks for tuberculosis among some residents of Richmond Summit after a 74-year-old former resident was diagnosed with the disease earlier this year.About 20 residents are getting skin tests or in some cases precautionary lung x-rays to check...

04/16/10 - 3:20pm

Teen pleads guilty in '08 slaying case

An Augusta teen has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and other charges in connection to a 2008 home invasion and murder in Grovetown....

04/17/10 - 8:20am

Broun resolution praises Mickelson

  U.S. Rep. Paul Broun introduced today a House resolution to honor three-time Masters Champion Phil Mickelson, according to a news release....

04/16/10 - 12:36pm

Morning accident kills Aiken man

An Aiken man is dead after an early morning accident on Peach Orchard Road. Kenneth Lamberth, 53, of Cherry Hill Drive, was pronounced dead at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital, according to Richmond County Sheriff's Maj. Richard Weaver. Lamberth was traveling south on Peach Orchard Road ...

04/16/10 - 8:10pm

Burglary suspect in Evans identified; search continues

Columbia County Sheriff's deputies are continuing the search this morning for a third burglary suspect who ran from officers on Thursday in Evans.


04/16/10 - 4:00pm

March unemployment rate declines in Aiken, Edgefield counties

The South Carolina unemployment rate falls for second straight month.

04/16/10 - 9:32am

One dead in early morning wreck

An Aiken man is dead after an early morning wreck on Peach Orchard Road.

04/16/10 - 8:43am

Moultrie police arrest 2 in elder abuse case

  MOULTRIE, Ga. - Two people have been arrested in Moultrie after police say they neglected an elderly woman in their care. WALB-TV reports that police on Thursday arrested 34-year-old Tosha Chambers and 55-year-old Royce Dillard, Jr. The arrests came after paramedics called to the home found 7...

04/16/10 - 7:10am
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