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Dr. Jerry Buccafusco dies

Dr. Jerry Buccafusco, director of the Alzheimer's Center at  MCG and husband of Columbia County's school board chairwoman, died this morning.

03/06/10 - 5:49pm

Georgia coed tells police Steelers QB sexually assaulted her

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga.  - A jovial night of bar-hopping in a central Georgia college town ended in a sex assault allegation against Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.

03/06/10 - 5:37pm

Crash knocks over N. Augusta utility pole

A North Augusta man reached for his cell phone and ended up knocking over a utility pole, then left the accident scene, police said.

03/05/10 - 11:24pm

Bomb threat called in to Cross Creek

A bomb threat was called into Cross Creek High School this morning, but a bomb-sniffing dog found no explosives.

03/05/10 - 11:09pm

Local dealer hopes to be reinstated with GM

Jimmy Scott will be waiting by the phone Monday at Henna Chevrolet Cadillac, hoping to get a call from General Motors Co.

03/05/10 - 11:02pm

Ex-soldier sentenced for 2008 attack, threat

A former soldier who held her girlfriend’s 4-year-old son at knifepoint during a 2008 Christmas Day police standoff was sentenced today.

03/31/10 - 2:56pm

Judge won't reduce Augusta doctor's sentence

A Superior Court judge denied a request to reduce the sentence of a former gynecologist convicted of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl.

03/05/10 - 7:50pm

Accident kills Aiken woman today

AIKEN- Aiken Department of Public Safety and the Aiken County Coroner’s Office are on the scene of a fatal crash on University Parkway.

03/05/10 - 4:54pm

Gov. Sanford, others talk Aiken site plans

MTU Detroit Diesel officials announced today more detailed plans about hiring and opening dates for the industrial plant that will make large diesel engines.

03/05/10 - 4:13pm

Spelling Bee this morning

Thirteen elementary students from around the Central Savannah River Area compete at 10 a.m. today in the 2010 Local Qualifying Bee of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The event will be held at The Augusta Chronicle’s Morris Auditorium, which is on the building's second floor at 725...

03/06/10 - 5:07am
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