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Ga. tourists mistakenly welcomed to White House event

WASHINGTON - A Georgia couple who showed up at the White House a day early for a tour somehow wound up at an invitation-only breakfast with President Barack Obama and the first lady.

12/16/09 - 11:20am

Aiken County teachers earn national certification

AIKEN – Eleven Aiken County teachers earned National Board Certification, according to results released today by the Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention and Advancement at Winthrop University....

12/16/09 - 10:47am

Driver involved in police chase identified

The driver of a vehicle involved in a Tuesday afternoon police chase that ended with a crash at Wrightsboro and Hickman roads has been identified.

12/16/09 - 10:16am

Augusta native Ben Bernanke is Time's 'Person of Year'

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke was born here in 1953 while his family lived in North Augusta.

12/26/09 - 4:32pm

1 dead, 3 injured in robbery attempt in SC

REMBERT, S.C. - Authorities say one man died and three were injured in a shootout during an attempted robbery in rural South Carolina.

12/16/09 - 8:11am

Accused killer waives preliminary hearing

A man who police say murdered his wife at their home in Southeast Clarke County last month waived his right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday.

12/16/09 - 10:05am

'Stocking Strangler' set to be executed

JACKSON, Ga. - A Georgia man convicted of strangling three elderly women with their own stockings is scheduled to be put to death Wednesday evening.

12/16/09 - 7:58am

Senate candidates spar during tonight's forum

Candidates for the District 22 state Senate seat answered questions ranging from health care to the future of Regency Mall during a forum tonight, but much of the interest centered on candidate Hardie Davis' defending his record as District 122 state representative from Harold Jones' challen...

01/20/10 - 11:21pm

No. 3 Augusta State defeats Clayton State, 82-62

Augusta State senior guard Ben Madgen poured in a season-high 26 points to help lead the third-ranked Jaguars to an 82-62 win tonight over Clayton State. Alex Smith added a season-high 16 points for Augusta State, while Daniel Dixon had 11. The Jaguars improved to 8-0 to match the best start in sc...

12/15/09 - 11:02pm

SC man killed in his Batesburg-Leesville home

BATESBURG-LEESVILLE, S.C. — Authorities say they are looking for the person who shot and killed a South Carolina man. Lexington County Coroner Harry Harman says 52-year-old Jorge Miranda was shot several times around 4 p.m. Monday in the head and chest at his home in Batesburg-Leesville....

12/15/09 - 10:52pm
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