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Augusta teen killed in car wreck

An Augusta teen is killed in morning car wreck.

03/14/09 - 8:45pm

Teen sentenced to seven years in murder trial

Teen pleads guilty in compromise at murder trial Saturday.

03/14/09 - 8:30pm

Mississippi State knocks off South Carolina

TAMPA, Fla. – Barry Stewart scored 21 points, most of them from 3-point range, and Mississippi State beat South Carolina 82-68 Friday in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament. Dee Bost added 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Bulldogs (21-12), who won their fourth straight...

03/13/09 - 6:38pm

Perdue signs Ga. budget

ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue has signed an $18.9 billion amended budget that includes cash to fund property tax breaks already promised to Georgia homeowners.

03/13/09 - 5:23pm

Kitchen lifts Florida State past Ga. Tech

ATLANTA - For more than 39 minutes, Florida State and Georgia Tech leaned on high-scoring guards Toney Douglas and Lewis Clinch.

03/13/09 - 6:39pm

Police seek armed bandit

Police are asking for help in locating a man who robbed the Five Star Express early this morning.

05/28/10 - 10:29pm

4-year-old SC boy shoots 2-year-old sister in hand

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Police say a 4-year-old boy accidentally shot his 2-year-old sister in the hand with a gun he found under a couch cushion in their South Carolina home.

03/13/09 - 1:03pm

North Augusta fast-food manager pocketed deposits, police say

NORTH AUGUSTA -- A manager of a North Augusta McDonald’s has been arrested after police say she bilked the store for nearly $20,000. According to a public safety report, Sonya Frails, 42, of the 700 block of Faircloth Common in Evans, offered to make deposits for other managers of the McDonal...

03/13/09 - 1:00pm

SC Gov. Sanford set to reject stimulus millions

NEW YORK - South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford has been the leading voice among Republican governors who have criticized President Barack Obama's $787 billion economic stimulus plan as a pork-laden boondoggle that will plunge the country further into debt. It's won him praise from many conservatives and boosted his national profile, fueling speculation he will run for president in 2012.

03/13/09 - 10:41am

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Preetorius gets 24-year prison sentence for real estate fraud

U.S. District Court Judge J. Randal Hall sentenced Regina Preetorius, 47, to the near maximum possible, finding that the extent of financial damage she left in her wake by 2008 devastated those ...