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South Atlantic League founder dies

John Henry Moss, the founder of the modern South Atlantic League, died this morning in his hometown of Kings Mountain, N.C., the Augusta GreenJackets said in a release. He was 90. Moss had been hospitalized in Kings Mountain since suffering a stroke on June 7th. After returning from service in Wo...

07/01/09 - 3:37pm

UPDATED: Augusta retains status as state's 2nd largest city

Census data details increase in Augusta population.

07/01/09 - 6:34pm

Sports: Federer wins at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, England – Roger Federer has reached his 21st consecutive Grand Slam semifinal by beating Ivo Karlovic 6-3, 7-5, 7-6 (3) at Wimbledon. Federer used brilliant returns to break the hard-serving Karlovic once in each of the first two sets Wednesday and took advantage of the Croat’s...

07/01/09 - 10:46am

Most GOP state senators want gov out

COLUMBIA — The majority of South Carolina's state Senate Republicans are calling on Gov. Mark Sanford to leave office.

07/01/09 - 3:09pm

FDIC orders 4 Georgia banks to raise capital

ATLANTA - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has ordered four banks in Georgia to raise capital, clear bad loans off the books and improve lending practices.

07/01/09 - 8:36am

Savannah police to clean up abandoned, wrecked ships

Savannah-Chatham Police Chief Michael Berkow is the first to admit that his latest initiative is an unorthodox undertaking. As early as next week, the metro police Marine Patrol unit, with teams of parolees from the Savannah Impact Program, will begin pulling up the last remnants of the Miss Peache...

07/01/09 - 8:14am

At least 6 SC newspapers say Sanford should resign

COLUMBIA — At least six South Carolina newspapers, including the Aiken Standard, say Gov. Mark Sanford should resign because of revelations about his affair with a woman in Argentina.

07/01/09 - 11:51am

North Augusta High FBLA wins

NORTH AUGUSTA -- North Augusta High School’s Future Business Leaders of America club placed in several events at the national convention held last week in Anaheim, Calif. Jessica Kaczamerek placed first in business calculations. Kay Meyer placed ninth in computer applications and Sam Abbot pl...

01/12/10 - 11:17pm

Deputy's bulletproof vest taken

A bulletproof vest went missing from a Richmond County sheriff’s deputy’s car this week.

07/01/09 - 6:59am

Man charged with armed robbery

Richmond County investigators arrested a man Tuesday who is accused of stealing a woman’s purse and putting a gun to her neck on Walton Way last week.

07/01/09 - 6:58am

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