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Look out for traffic delays today on Walton Way, Bobby Jones

Beginning possibly after this morning's rush hour, an estimated 25,000 vehicles that drive daily through a portion of Walton Way near the medical complex will be detoured along several routes. Traffic officials originally planned to begin the changes first thing today, but now are waiting possi...

07/27/09 - 9:29am

Body of missing man found

The body of a missing Augusta man was found Sunday.

07/27/09 - 5:36am

Man shot at Waffle House

A Hephzibah man was shot in the leg outside the Waffle House at 1629 Gordon Highway. According to a Richmond County sheriff’s report, the man was attempting to enter his vehicle about 5:20 a.m. Saturday when a shot was fired from a light blue Lincoln Town Car with large chrome wheels. The vic...

07/27/09 - 5:34am

Shots fired into gas meter

Police are seeking information on an incident at Mount Zion Apartments, 2445 Amsterdam Drive, Sunday morning.

07/27/09 - 5:32am

Men say they were robbed at motel

Three men told police they were the victims of an armed robbery Sunday morning in an Augusta motel room.

07/27/09 - 5:31am

Police say woman beat child

An Augusta woman was arrested today after police say she beat her 3-year-old daughter on the face and arms with a belt.

07/26/09 - 11:09pm

Soldier charged with reckless conduct

A Fort Gordon soldier was charged with reckless conduct after police say he fired 13 shots into the air outside a nightclub on Gordon Highway.

07/26/09 - 8:06pm

Hallmark store robbed

An armed robber took an unknown amount of money from the Hallmark Creations store at 251 Robert C. Daniel Jr. Parkway Saturday night.

07/26/09 - 7:50pm

Michaux: Boxing has lost a role model

It was an odd comment by HBO commentator Jim Lampley made on the defining night of Vernon Forrest’s career. “Forrest can’t become a big star – he’s nice,” said Lampley from the floor of Madison Square Garden, where Forrest stunned the boxing world in 2002 with a resoun...

07/26/09 - 7:40pm

Local reaction to Forrest's death

Statement from Augusta Boxing Club director Tom Moraetes on the death of one of his former boxers, Vernon Forrest:...

07/26/09 - 7:19pm

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