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It's official: Augusta State No. 1 in men's basketball

National Association of Basketball Coaches Top 25 poll released this afternoon.

01/12/10 - 6:13pm

Columbia County authorities seek shoplifting suspect identity

Columbia County authorities are looking for assistance identifying a woman they say stole purses from an Evans Target store.

01/12/10 - 4:35pm

Man wants to sue uncle for not helping passenger in truck

ATLANTA -- The death of a Thomson man in the sleeper compartment of his brother-in-law's truck has led to a lawsuit pending before Georgia's highest court because the body was cremated without an autopsy. Because there's neither an autopsy or a body to examine, there can be no expert te...

01/12/10 - 3:20pm

Arrests follow inspection at Gordon Hwy. motel

The inspection was part of an ongoing effort to clean up Gordon Highway that began last month.

01/12/10 - 4:07pm

Warrants executed in Ga. child porn crackdown

DECATUR, Ga. — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says warrants are being executed in 34 counties -- including Richmond -- in connection with the distribution of child porn over the Internet. The GBI said today the warrants stem from a three-month investigation begun in October centered on th...

01/12/10 - 2:30pm

Former Essence magazine editor to speak at Aiken Tech

AIKEN – The former editor-in-chief of Essence magazine will speak at Aiken Technical College Wednesday. Susan L. Taylor will speak in the Gregg-Graniteville Student Activity Center at 12:45 p.m. for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration at Aiken Tech. The event is a joint effort of the t...

01/12/10 - 4:38pm

Alleged rapist, mistakenly freed from prison, arrested in Illinois

Inmate mistakenly released from prison captured in Illinois.

01/12/10 - 2:46pm

Fort offers flu vaccinations

As public health officials urge people to get vaccinated this week against the pandemic influenza A H1N1 virus, Fort Gordon is reaching out to military dependents, former military and retirees. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has designated this week as National Influenza Vaccination...

01/12/10 - 12:50pm

Fire damages house

A fire early today in the 2000 block of Edgar Street displaced an Augusta family and sent a Richmond County firefighter to the hospital for heat exhaustion. The fire was reported about 2:30 a.m., and caused extensive damage to the one-story residence, said Special Operations Chief Wayne Taylor. The...

01/12/10 - 12:41pm

Aiken shooting suspect surrenders

Aiken police hold a warrant for Leviel Priester of Aiken for assault and battery with the intent to kill.

01/12/10 - 7:59pm
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