An accident involving a tractor-trailer and a school bus on Columbia Highway North near Keys Pond Road this morning slowed traffic along the roadway.
COLUMBIA - Lawmakers in South Carolina are considering a lifeline for stuggling homeowners: allow them to pay a lower property tax rate on two homes if they're unable to sell one or have to move for a new job.
A bond referendum for school construction and renovation in Aiken County could cost the ownes of a $100,000 home another $90 a year.
Sunday is the deadline for an essay contest that the Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness is sponsoring for high school juniors and seniors.
COLLEGE PARK, Ga. - Eight students are recovering from minor injuries and a veteran school bus driver has been charged with failure to maintain his lane after the bus wrecked today in College Park.
ATLANTA -- Popular touch-screen voting could become a thing of the past in Georgia if legislation outlawing the machines passes.
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. - Officials in Johns Creek say lightning struck a gas line today in the north Fulton County community during a thunderstorm, and nearby residents were evacuated.
ATLANTA - A man arrested on the basis of DNA evidence in the killing of a DeKalb County schoolteacher has been released - and his identical twin is charged with murder
ATHENS -- Athens authorities are investigating repeated thefts of perfume at the Victoria's Secret in Georgia Square Mall.
An official of the Peach County school system, which switched to a four-day week in the fall, says he has received calls from at least 20 other Georgia school systems asking about the change.
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