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Jefferson school superintendent to retire

LOUISVILLE, Ga. -- Jefferson County School Board Superintendent Carl Bethune has announced his retirement to the county's board of education. His last day of work will be May 31.

02/10/10 - 12:27pm

Thief steals $10,000 ring from mall jewelry store

A thief stole a $10,000 diamond ring from an Augusta Mall jewelry store Tuesday.

02/10/10 - 4:41pm

Thomson company facing federal fines

A Thomson industry that makes material for the automotive industry is facing fines totaling $70,000 over safety and health violations.


02/10/10 - 11:49am

Richmond investigator resigns after relationship allegations

A Richmond County narcotics investigator has resigned after allegations surfaced that he had a romantic relationship with an informant.

02/14/10 - 7:01pm

Slight chance of snow showers late Friday

The Augusta area has a slight chance of snow showers starting late Friday night and into early Saturday morning.

02/10/10 - 9:46am

Some without power in west Augusta

Five people are still without power this morning after a fallen tree caused an outage on Bluebird Road near Washington Road.

02/10/10 - 8:28am

Departing guest ransacked Augusta motel room, police told

Guest ransacks motel room after being told to check out, police report.


02/10/10 - 7:19am

Heating bills surge across Georgia

ATLANTA  - Georgia Power says it's dealing with an avalanche of customer calls after a colder than usual January left many Georgians with higher bills.

02/10/10 - 6:08am

Ga. Tech sword attacker had scuffled with victim

ATLANTA -- A 33-year-old Georgia Tech alum who attacked a research fellow with a samurai sword on campus last week previously scuffled with the victim about a woman.

07/01/10 - 7:16pm

Gasoline mistakenly put in kerosene pump

Gasoline was mistakenly put into a kerosene pump at the Pumpkin Center convenience store near Harlem during the weekend, Columbia County Emergency Services Director Pam Tucker said in an e-mail tonight.

02/10/10 - 9:55am
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