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Power outage today for some Harlem residents

Some Harlem residents could be without power today while Georgia Power crews work in the area. The outage is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for Georgia Power customers on Old Augusta Highway, Byrd Road, Peri Leigh Road, Kings way and Dogwood Trail. Crews will be performing power line maintenance...

10/06/09 - 5:06am

Georgia loses again in water fight

ATLANTA — A judge has again ruled against Georgia in the tri-state water wars case and frowned upon the state's continued litigation of the matter.

10/06/09 - 5:20am

Sheriff in notorious case indicted

COLUMBIA — The former South Carolina sheriff who investigated the Susan Smith case is one of several public figures named in federal indictments unsealed Monday on charges ranging from witness tampering to drug distribution.

10/05/09 - 11:16pm

Man found guilty in death, molestation of boy, 6

BRUNSWICK, Ga. — A jury deliberated for about two hours today before finding a Georgia man guilty of murder and child molestation in the death of a 6-year-old boy whose body was later found wrapped in trash bags and dumped near a road.

10/05/09 - 8:35pm

School staffs to get days off

The Richmond County Board of Education unanimously agreed today to provide teachers and counselors furlough days to compenstate for state-mandated pay cuts.

01/08/10 - 12:20pm

Shooting reported at 11th, Cedar

A man was shot in the leg this afternoon at the corner of 11th and Cedar streets, Richmond County dispatch said.

10/05/09 - 4:24pm

WJBF to manage WAGT in January

Local television stations WJBF Channel 6 and WAGT Channel 26 announced a partnership today to begin sharing certain services effective January 2010. According to a release from the television stations, their parent companies have signed a letter of intent indicating that WJBF “would provide sa...

10/05/09 - 3:25pm

Aiken jewelry store burglarized

AIKEN – Authorities are investigating a late-night burglary at an Aiken jewelry store.

10/05/09 - 3:11pm

Aiken County authorities looking for man in connection to several burglaries

AIKEN – Aiken County authorities are looking for an armed man who is wanted in several burglaries. Michael Deangelo Spencer, 39, of the 1200 block of Hatchaway Bridge Road, is wanted for grand larceny, Aiken County sheriff’s Sgt. Dave Myers said in a news release. Mr. Spencer is also a su...

10/05/09 - 2:57pm

Richmond County School Board addressing furlough days

The Richmond County School Board will hold a called meeting at 4 p.m. today to discuss the issue of teachers and counselors taking time off in light of a pay decrease this year equivalent to five furlough days. Louis Svehla, spokesman for the Richmond County School System, said Superintendent Dana ...

10/05/09 - 3:25pm
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