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2 arrested in Georgia marijuana-growing operation

Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents say they found about 1,800 plants valued at $9 million in two metal outbuildings on an 8.8-acre property about eight miles from Pine Mountain in west Georgia on Thursday.

04/09/10 - 9:11am

Middle Georgia travel agent sentenced

The operator of a Perry travel agency has been sentenced to serve at least six months in a probation detention center for taking money for trips that never materialized.

04/09/10 - 8:48am

Atlanta hospitals announce plans for partnership

Two metro Atlanta hospital systems say they're working on creating a partnership that could lower their costs and expand their services.

04/09/10 - 8:43am

Clyburn to talk today about health care disparities

U.S. House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn will deliver the keynote lecture at 9 a.m. today in a series on health disparities at the University of South Carolina.

04/09/10 - 8:34am

Suspect in death of mother-in-law arrested

Police say a Spartanburg, S.C., man wanted in the shooting death of his mother-in-law was taken into custody Thursday night after a brief struggle.



04/09/10 - 8:26am

Possible tornadoes hit South Carolina as storms crossed state

Authorities plan to investigate whether a tornado damaged 15 homes in Anderson County as a line of severe storms swept across South Carolina on Thursday.

04/09/10 - 8:18am

Statham man gets 17 consecutive life sentences

A Statham, Ga., man was sentenced to 17 consecutive life prison sentences on Thursday after he was found guilty on 22 felony counts that include rape, aggravated child molestation and aggravated sexual battery.

04/09/10 - 11:29pm

Golf traffic update: River Watch best bet

Traffic is backed up on Interstate 20 and on Washington Road at 9:10 a.m.

04/09/10 - 2:28pm

Wreck blocks traffic in Aiken

A two-car collision is blocking traffic at Pine Log and Storm Branch roads in Aiken this afternoon.

Aiken County dispatchers said they are unsure if there were injuries, and emergency crews are on the way.




04/08/10 - 3:55pm

State budget that eliminated pay raises have spurred two lawsuits

State budget cuts that eliminated pay raises have spurred two lawsuits from employees and teachers.

07/01/10 - 7:03pm
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