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Police say woman tried to run down officer at traffic stop

According to a news release, the woman is wanted for assault with intent to kill, speeding 63 in a 45 mph zone and reckless driving.

10/18/09 - 12:21am



10/17/09 - 9:08pm

Nesbitt leads Georgia Tech

ATLANTA – Virginia Tech might have lost its shot at a national championship on another doomed trip to Atlanta. Josh Nesbitt rushed for 122 yards and three touchdowns – the last of them tiptoeing down the sideline to finish off the fourth-ranked Hokies with 3 minutes left – as No. 19 ...

10/17/09 - 9:06pm

Ingram powers No. 2 Bama past SC

Steve Spurrier's Gamecocks had never beaten a team ranked higher than No. 3 and were hoping for their second win over a top-five team this season.

10/17/09 - 11:25pm

No. 1 Florida holds off Hogs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Tim Tebow kept Florida's perfect season intact. Tebow directed a 69-yard drive in the final minutes, setting up Caleb Sturgis' 27-yard field goal with 9 seconds remaining that gave the top-ranked Gators a 23-20 win against Arkansas today. Was it Tebow's Heisman...

10/17/09 - 7:20pm

Congressman speaks to crowd of 100 in Barnwell

Barnewell, S.C. - Continuing the national debate on health care, U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson held three town hall meetings in the Lowcountry. Nearly 100 people gathered in Barnwell at 9 a.m. this morning, at the Barnwell High School gym to hear Mr. Wilson speak. The congressman strongly criticized H.R. 3...

10/17/09 - 6:48pm

UGA student robbed at gunpoint by cab driver

ATHENS, Ga. – Police in Athens say a University of Georgia student was robbed at gunpoint by a cab driver who picked him up. Police say the student was robbed around 2:15 a.m. this morning when he was picked up by a cab in downtown Athens. Investigators say the driver pulled the cab over, hi...

10/17/09 - 5:43pm

Fair offers unlimited rides for $16

Items published in The Chronicle on Friday and Saturday incorrectly reported unlimited ride tickets at the Georgia-Carolina State Fair could be purchased for $15. The actual cost is $16. Gates at the Exchange Club Fairgrounds on Hale Street in Augusta open at noon Sunday. Students and children will...

10/17/09 - 5:40pm

No one injured in Harlem house fire

The fire began at about 2 p.m. at a two-story brick home in the 100 block of Wells Drive.

10/17/09 - 9:00pm

Another busy weekend offers much to do around the area

The weekend kicks off with big-ticket entertainment options, including a variety of family-friendly events around Augusta, Evans and Fort Gordon. For everything going on, see our events database. Here's a sampling:

01/11/10 - 11:00am
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