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Ga. braces for heavy storms

Much of metro Atlanta is under a tornado watch as a heavy storm front rumbles through north Georgia.

06/01/10 - 8:31pm

Full moon hike scheduled at Phinizy Swamp Nature Park

Staff from the Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy will lead a full moon hike at Phinizy Swamp Nature Park at 9 p.m. Saturday. Hikers will be able to search for owls, frogs, beavers, bats and other animals by moonlight. The hike lasts two hours and may cover up to 2.5 miles. The cost is $6 for a...

01/24/10 - 4:15pm

Family of teen killed in crash wants ban on drivers' texting

ATHENS, Ga. - The family of a 2009 Morgan County High School graduate who died in a car crash while texting is pushing legislators to prohibit drivers from typing or reading text messages when on the road. Caleb Sorohan, 18, was killed Dec. 15 when he crashed head-on into a Toyota Sequoia not far f...

01/24/10 - 11:33pm

Four men in custody in fatal shooting at McDonald's

Richmond County sheriff’s Lt. Scott Peebles said that at about 2:30 a.m. officers were called to the restaurant and learned that Sergio Campbell, 22, had been shot multiple times and then taken from the scene by friends.

01/25/10 - 12:27am

Tornado watch issued for area

A tornado watch that is in effect until 1 a.m. includes Richmond, Columbia, McDuffie, Jefferson, Lincoln and Burke counties in Georgia and Aiken, Edgefield, Barnwell and McCormick counties in South Carolina, according to the National Weather Service.

01/25/10 - 12:18am

Davydenko coming into his own at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia -- It's not difficult to pick the odd one out in this group of 28-year-old players: Roger Federer, Lleyton Hewitt, Nikolay Davydenko.

01/23/10 - 8:11pm

Kids and parents are bullish about annual Futurity event

The annual Wrangler Family Fun Fest featured a mechanical bull, pony rides and photo ops with a live Texas steer.

01/23/10 - 7:14pm

S.C. lieutenant governor likens benefits to 'feeding stray animals'

At a town hall meeting Thursday in northwestern South Carolina, Bauer noted his grandmother "told me as a small child to quit feeding stray animals. You know why? Because they breed."

01/23/10 - 6:35pm

S.C. mother convicted in sons' deaths blames poor defense

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — A South Carolina mother convicted in 1995 of killing her two sons by rolling her car into a lake is asking for a new trial.

01/23/10 - 7:36pm

Authorities talking with USC Aiken student in Facebook probe

A 20-year-old student at the University of South Carolina Aiken has come forward in the investigation of a fake Facebook page that was created under an Aiken County GOP official’s name, Aiken County sheriff’s Sgt. Dave Meyers said today.

01/23/10 - 2:23pm
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