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One killed, one injured in McDuffie crash

DEARING - A 26-year-old Dearing man was killed after being thrown from a pickup truck when the driver lost control and slammed into some trees in McDuffie County Saturday, authorities say. Derameuse Hayes, of the 5300 block of Iron Hill Road, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Sgt. Ritch...

06/13/10 - 3:10pm

Ga. woman indicted in $2 million fraud

WAYCROSS, Ga. -- A Ware County woman faces federal charges accusing her of stealing more than $2 million over a four-year period while working as an office manager.

06/13/10 - 7:46am

McIntosh County put SPLOST cash into general fund

DARIEN, Ga. -- With its miles of marshes, thousands of acres of forest and shrimp boats sitting at the docks, coastal Georgia's McIntosh County is a quiet, peaceful place. But this year there is $1.5 million worth of controversy. That's the total sales tax revenue earmarked for capital projects that...

06/13/10 - 7:29am

Atlanta Wendy's pulls 'racy' CDs

ATLANTA - The fast food-chain Wendy's has pulled a disco CD included in kids' meals because of racy lyrics in one of the songs.

06/13/10 - 7:20am

2 Marines arrested in attack on gay man in Savannah

SAVANNAH -- Two Marines were jailed Saturday on misdemeanor battery charges after they beat up a gay man they thought winked at them, according to Savannah-Chatham police.

06/13/10 - 7:10am

Ga. tax collections continue slide

ATLANTA - - The state’s tax collections continued to drop in May when compared to the same month in the previous year, according to the governor’s office.

06/11/10 - 3:52pm

Augusta native wins national honor

An Augusta native was honored as one of the nation’s premier mathematics educators by President Obama earlier this week.

06/11/10 - 2:24pm

Parts of I-20 closed next week

Parts of Interstate 20 will be closed between Wednesday and next Friday for road repairs.

06/11/10 - 2:21pm

Ga. voting officials ask Augusta to prosecute 4

ATLANTA -- The State Elections Board is asking the Augusta District Attorney’s Office to prosecute four people accused of lying to register to vote or to get voter-ID photo cards.

06/11/10 - 2:19pm

Kirk Cameron in Aiken on Saturday

Kirk Cameron’s Love Worth Fighting For, a half-day marriage seminar, will be held Saturday in Aiken.

06/11/10 - 6:10pm
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