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Aiken County accident kills 3

The South Carolina Highway Patrol and the Aiken County coroner say three people were killed about midnight in a wreck on Gray Mare Hollow Road near Chime Bell Road. According to a news release issued this morning by Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton, a single vehicle thought to be driv...

04/28/10 - 7:13am

Paris-to-Atlanta flight diverted to Maine

AUGUSTA, Maine - An American citizen on a flight from Paris to Atlanta claimed to have a fake passport and said he had explosives in his luggage, forcing federal air marshals to intervene and the plane to land in Maine, U.S. officials said today. The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymi...

04/27/10 - 4:43pm

House passes Golf Hall of Fame bill

The House voted 159-0 Tuesday for Senate Bill 449 that paves the way for the state to sell 16 acres of land on Reynolds Street that was originally purchased for the now-defunct Georgia Golf Hall of Fame.

04/27/10 - 2:41pm

Ga. Anti-texting bill nears passage

ATLANTA -- Legislation to outlaw texting while driving is moving closer to passage.

04/27/10 - 12:14pm

Anti-texting bill nears passage

Legislation to outlaw texting while driving in Georgia is moving closer to passage.

04/27/10 - 11:47pm

Two arrested in separate sexual assault incidents

Augusta area law enforcement agencies report two arrests on sexual assault charges. In North Augusta, Anthony N. Judy, 40, of the 1800 block of Robinson Drive, was charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor, a felony, according to North Augusta Department of Public Safety Lt. Tim Pearson. The...

07/01/10 - 9:00pm

Expect weekend lane closures on I-20 at Bobby Jones Expressway

Lanes will be closed beginning Friday on Interstate 20 for work on a bridge over Bobby Jones Expressway.


04/27/10 - 12:08pm

School system's payroll server on blink

Richmond County school officials are working today to temporarily restore a server that runs the school system's payroll and accounting software.

04/27/10 - 10:38am

Candidate qualifying brings surprises

The second day for candidates to qualifyin Georgia has brought two surprises: Sen. Preston Smith announced he would be giving up his seat to run for attorney general, and Public Service Commissioner Bobby Baker announced his retirement.

04/27/10 - 10:20am

Second day of qualifying begins with some candidate surprises


ATLANTA -- The second day for candidates to qualify to be on the July primary ballot opened today with a pair of surprise announcements.

04/27/10 - 10:07am
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