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Man arrested after 5-mile police chase

  Deputies say they have arrested the driver who led them on a five-mile pursuit this morning, which ended in a wrecked Lincoln Navigator. The driver, identified as Michael Jones, was sitting behind the wheel of the Navigator at the corner of Doug Barnard Parkway and Dan Bowles Road around...

03/16/10 - 10:46am

Part of Harper Street closed until Friday

The southbound lane of Harper Street from 15th Street to the north parking deck entrance of the Medical College of Georgia Hospital will be closed until Friday. The closure will happen each day from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., according to a Richmond County Engineering Department press release. Crews will be ...

03/16/10 - 8:20am

North Augusta officers chase man into woman's apartment

Officers in North Augusta chased a man into a woman's North Augusta Gardens apartment Monday after the man fled during a traffic stop. Aaron Sherrod Bussey, 31, of 470 Madison Road, is charged with driving under suspension, disobeying a lawful order, giving false information, entering a dwelling wit...

03/16/10 - 8:17am

Train carrying luxury cars burns in the middle of a Georgia marsh

Firefighters battled a Monday fire involving two burning rail cars loaded with automobiles.

03/16/10 - 9:50am

DeKalb dog owner charged after girl attack

  DECATUR, Ga. - Authorities in DeKalb County say the owner of the dogs that attacked a young girl has been charged with reckless conduct. Eight-year-old Erin Ingram was playing in her front yard last week when she was attacked by two dogs belonging to Twyann Artell Vaughn. A DeKalb County poli...

03/16/10 - 6:18am

North Augusta man arrested on drug charges

AIKEN - North Augusta authorities arrested a wanted man, and seized close to one pound of marijuana today.

03/15/10 - 5:45pm

Wagener man to be charged with arson, murder

A Wagener man will be charged with arson and murder in the death of a man whose body was found after a fire Saturday night.

03/16/10 - 5:44am

Augusta Canal asking groups to help

Augusta Canal will offer opportunities for groups to adopt its sections and keep them clean.


06/15/10 - 10:41pm

Streets around Augusta library to reopen

Crews will reopen two lanes closed because of construction on the new Augusta Library today. Dennis Ellis, traffic engineer for Richmond County, said the closed portions of both James Brown Boulevard and Telfair Street will open after about 14-months of detours....

03/16/10 - 5:46am

Action filed against Harrisburg landlords

Activists Butch Palmer and Lori Davis have filed Magistrate Court claims against two Harrisburg landlords, alleging their properties are nuisances

05/28/10 - 9:54pm
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