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Police make third arrest in 1975 slaying

Richmond County sheriff's investigators have arrested a third suspect in the 1975 murder of Bronzi Leon Peppers.

06/28/14 - 11:52pm

Ex-SC first lady continues egg hunt

COLUMBIA - Former South Carolina first lady Jenny Sanford hosted the annual First Lady's Easter Egg Hunt on the grounds of the Governor's Mansion.

03/23/10 - 5:26pm

Longtime SC lawmaker retiring

COLUMBIA - The longest-serving Republican woman in the South Carolina Legislature said today she's retiring to be a full-time grandma. Rep. Annette Young of Summerville announced she will not run this year for a 10th term. The 57-year-old House member said she wants to devote more time to her 6...

03/23/10 - 5:15pm

Ga. tax bill clears panel with hospital blessing

ATLANTA - The controversial hospital tax proposal has cleared a crucial committee after House and Senate leaders brokered an 11th-hour deal with state hospital groups.

03/23/10 - 5:12pm

Richmond gets state loan for sewer lines

Richmond County was awarded a $23. 5 million low-interest loan today that will finance the extension of sewer lines.

03/23/10 - 4:03pm

Woman robbed of purse in parking lot

A 60-year-old woman was robbed of her purse in the parking lot of Kroger on 15th Street Monday night. The victim said she was getting into her car at about 10:35 p.m. when a man in the adjacent parking spot got out of his car and pushed her into her vehicle, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's ...

03/24/10 - 8:51am

Thieves hit movie arcade machines

 Someone broke into the arcade machines at Regal 20 Cinemas on Agerton Lane sometime between Friday and Monday. When a worker came to service the machines on Monday, he found the padlocks cut and cash and other items removed, a Richmond County Sheriff's report said. The thief had broken the loc...

03/23/10 - 4:54pm

Hephzibah home invasion reported

Authorities are investigating a home invasion that occurred on Pineview Lane in Hephzibah Monday night. One of the victims said he pulled into driveway at 11:49 p.m. and someone hit him then stole his house keys, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's report. Four men entered the victim's home and...

03/23/10 - 2:51pm

Perdue's cross-state health-insurance purchases gets committee OK

A House committee OKs bill to allow Georgians to buy insurance policies approved by other states.

03/23/10 - 2:43pm

Augusta metro area home sales higher in February

Home sales increased in February in the Augusta metro area.

07/16/10 - 8:54pm
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