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The following closings have been announced for Labor Day: RICHMOND COUNTY AUGUSTA PUBLIC TRANSIT, RICHMOND TRANSIT AND ADA PARATRANSIT: No service today AUGUSTA-RICHMOND COUNTY OFFICES: Closed today COUNTY LANDFILL: Closed today; Monday residential routes picked up Tuesday, Tuesday routes picked...

01/20/10 - 9:06am

Driver jumps 5 spots in standings

HAMPTON, Ga. - Kasey Kahne gave himself a huge boost in the Chase for the Championship with a victory tonight at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Kahne jumped from 11th to sixth in the Sprint Cup standings with the victory, allowing him to breathe a little easier going into next weekend's race at Richmo...

09/06/09 - 10:59pm

Man sought on rape charge

Police are looking for a man they say raped and kidnapped a woman early this morning.

09/06/09 - 10:23pm

Robbers attack man in his home

An Augusta man told police he was the victim of an armed robbery early Saturday at his home.

09/06/09 - 7:15pm

Man killed when struck by train

THOMSON - A 46-year-old man was killed when he was struck by a freight train early Saturday, authorities say.

09/06/09 - 6:36pm

Bulldogs outlast Grambling

ORLANDO, Fla. – South Carolina State quarterbacks Malcolm Long and Derrick Wiley combined to throw three touchdowns to lead the Bulldogs to a 34-31 win over Grambling today. The Bulldogs (1-0) jumped to a 14-0 lead behind two touchdown passes from Long and never trailed at the 2009 MEAC-SWAC c...

09/06/09 - 7:54pm

Sturdivant to have knee surgery

Georgia has lost starting left tackle Trinton Sturdivant to a season-ending knee injury for the second consecutive season. Coach Mark Richt said today that Sturdivant tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in Saturday's 24-10 loss at Oklahoma State. It is the same knee Sturdivant ...

09/06/09 - 7:55pm

Woods falls out of contention

NORTON, Mass. – Steve Stricker made an eagle on the final hole at TPC Boston for 6-under 65 to share the 54-hole lead with Retief Goosen and Sean O'Hair in the Deutsche Bank Championship today, the second PGA Tour playoff event. On a day when Tiger Woods fell out of contention, Stricker, G...

09/06/09 - 7:55pm

Atlanta dealt 5th loss in a row

ATLANTA – Micah Owings walked off the field after getting beaned with the bases loaded in the 12th inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2 today for their seventh consecutive win. Owings (7-12), who pitched two scoreless innings, was hit on the batting helmet by an 0-1 fastb...

09/06/09 - 7:55pm

Man dies in two-vehicle collision

An Augusta man died Friday night in an accident at the intersection of Peach Orchard and Silverdale roads.

09/06/09 - 4:39pm
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