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More state budget cuts coming, says Columbia County legislator

State agencies should start preparing themselves for $350 million more in state budget cuts, a Columbia County lawmaker said this morning. State Rep. Ben Harbin, R-Evans, said during a pre-legislative breakfast meeting hosted by the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce that a shortfall in state reve...

11/12/09 - 12:51pm

Hudson agrees on 3-year deal to stay with Braves

ATLANTA - Tim Hudson has agreed to a new three-year contract with the Atlanta Braves.

11/12/09 - 5:33pm

Lady Antebellum wins 2 CMAs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Lakeside High School graduates Dave Haywood and Charles Kelley, who along with bandmate Hillary Scott make up Lady Antebellum, captured the vocal group and single of the year categories at Wednesday’s Country Music Association Awards show. The win in vocal group ended Rascal F...

06/25/12 - 8:07pm

Autopsy reveals Beech Island man's murder

BEECH ISLAND – An autopsy conducted this morning revealed that a man missing for more than a week was murdered. Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton confirmed this evening that Gregory Brabham, 52, of Swamp Road, was killed, but he said he would not reveal the cause of death. "The cause of death ...

11/12/09 - 6:34pm

Safes stolen from downtown restaurant

A man broke into the Pizza Joint restaurant at 1245 Broad Street early Wednesday morning and stole two safes from an office.

11/12/09 - 9:22am

Accidental shooting wounds Madison Co. teen

Sheriff's deputies charged a Madison County man with reckless conduct Monday after a .22-caliber rifle he was cleaning in his home discharged and the bullet hit a 15-year-old girl in the arm.

11/12/09 - 8:59am

UGA reports 1,700 jobs 'saved' by stimulus

Federal stimulus money saved more than 1,700 jobs at the University of Georgia - at least according to figures the university submitted to the state to be included in a nationwide federal database.

11/12/09 - 5:33pm

Deputies say they fatally shot man with knife at wife's throat

The man shot and killed by officers this morning was free on bond pending trial on murder charges.

11/12/09 - 6:33pm

Late-night fire killed infant, Brunswick police say

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - A house fire in north Brunswick took the life of an infant Wednesday night, officials said. Pernell Gray said he was working nearby when he heard screaming coming from a small, frame house. "The whole house was lit up,'' Gray said." Brunswick police Sgt. George Carter sai...

11/12/09 - 5:33pm

Ga. jobless rate drops in October

ATLANTA -- Georgia's initial unemployment claims for October declined over the year, officials said today, but the length of joblessness continues to increase. The Georgia Department of Labor announced that 70,597 laid-off workers filed initial claims for state unemployment insurance benefits l...

11/12/09 - 5:34pm
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