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Yellow Jackets cruise at home

NORTH AUGUSTA - L.J. Perry, Emeka Okafor and Brandon Bright led a dominating Yellow Jacket defense as North Augusta rolled to a 29-0 home victory over Dutch Fork. The win came in North Augusta’s Region 5-AAAA opener and improved the team’s undefeated mark to 5-0. The North Augusta offens...

09/25/09 - 8:43pm

Tiger takes one-shot lead at Tour Championship

ATLANTA – Tiger Woods had a chance to pull away from the field. He had to settle for a one-shot lead Friday in the Tour Championship, which was still not a bad place to be. Over the final four holes, Woods missed consecutive putts from about 4 feet – one putt for eagle, the other for bird...

09/25/09 - 6:12pm

Morris Publishing agrees to restructuring agreement

Morris Publishing Group announced today that it has agreed to the terms of a restructuring agreement with the holders of over 75 percent of its $278 million in debt. If the restructuring is approved, company officials announced, the holders of the $278.5 million in outstanding notes would exchange ...

09/25/09 - 11:17pm

Sanford coming to Aiken

Embattled governor will visit Aiken County next week.

09/25/09 - 11:02pm

Westobou winds down as Ironman heats up

A busy entertainment weekend offers something for everyone, ranging from zydeco and a classic take on video game music tonight, to triathletes competing in the ESI Ironman 70.3 on Sunday. Here's a roundup: TODAY Nathan and the Zydeco Cha Chas Band: 7 p.m., Augusta Common; free Video Games Li...

09/20/10 - 8:54pm

Section of Savannah River will close for Ironman competition

The Savannah River will be closed from the Jessye B. Norman Amphitheater to down river past the Augusta Rowing Club Boathouse from 6 a.m. to noon for the Ironman competition. Billed as the second-largest Ironman event in the world, ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta will begin at 6:57 with the national anthe...

09/20/10 - 8:54pm

Police arrest man believed involved in bank robbery today

Authorities have arrested a man that they believe robbed a south Augusta bank this morning. Richmond County Sheriff’s Office charged Jeremiah Williamson, 23, of the 3000 block of Miranda Road, with armed robbery, and he is being held without bond at the Richmond County Jail....

09/25/09 - 7:48pm

Report released on Board of Education officer incident

School officials released video and more information today in the case of a safety officer fired after authorities say he physically confronted a teen at a Sept. 11 game.

01/13/10 - 9:26pm

Fifth Third Bank robbed

Investigators are on the scene of the Fifth Third Bank on Peach Orchard Road in Augusta where a bank robbery occurred a short time ago.

09/25/09 - 10:32am

Driver Services to be closed once a month

The Department of Driver Services will be closed an extra day each month until January, a press release said.

09/25/09 - 6:52am
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