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Fair offers unlimited rides for $16

Items published in The Chronicle on Friday and Saturday incorrectly reported unlimited ride tickets at the Georgia-Carolina State Fair could be purchased for $15. The actual cost is $16. Gates at the Exchange Club Fairgrounds on Hale Street in Augusta open at noon Sunday. Students and children will...

10/17/09 - 5:40pm

No one injured in Harlem house fire

The fire began at about 2 p.m. at a two-story brick home in the 100 block of Wells Drive.

10/17/09 - 9:00pm

Another busy weekend offers much to do around the area

The weekend kicks off with big-ticket entertainment options, including a variety of family-friendly events around Augusta, Evans and Fort Gordon. For everything going on, see our events database. Here's a sampling:

01/11/10 - 11:00am

'Miracle Mile' fund raiser today boosts breast cancer effort

Dark skies and cool temperatures did not slow down this morning's Miracle Mile Walk, a three-mile walk through downtown Augusta.

10/17/09 - 5:50pm

Coroner says teen shot five times after stabbing officer

CONWAY, S.C. – A coroner says the 16-year-old student killed at his South Carolina high school by a police officer was shot five times. Horry County Coroner Robert Edge told multiple media outlets Saturday that the fatal shot struck Trevor Varinecz in the chest. Authorities say Varinecz asked...

10/17/09 - 4:43pm

Search widens for missing F-16 pilot off S.C. coast

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Aircraft and ships continue to search the Atlantic Ocean off the South Carolina coast for an F-16 fighter pilot whose jet collided with another aircraft during night training exercises. Coast Guard Petty Officer Bobby Nash said Saturday the search for Capt. Nicholas Giglio h...

10/17/09 - 4:34pm

Tigers pound Deacons by 35

C.J. Spiller ran for two touchdowns and Clemson put aside two weeks of turmoil to get back in the ACC's Atlantic Division race.

10/17/09 - 7:10pm

Skyfest canceled rest of today

The Boshears Skyfest at Daniel Field has been canceled for the rest of today because of poor weather conditions. Activities will resume as planned Sunday. Saturday's tickets will be accepted Sunday, officials said....

01/08/10 - 5:53pm

Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Virginia

ATLANTA — One lucky person bought a Mega Millions ticket that matched all five numbers plus the Mega Ball to clinch a $200 million jackpot. Lottery officials say the winning ticket in Friday night's drawing was sold in Virginia. One player in Georgia matched five of five numbers but not t...

10/17/09 - 2:47pm

14-year-old Albany girl charged in stabbing death

ALBANY, Ga. — A 14-year-old Albany girl is being held in the stabbing death of a 12-year-old boy. Landronda Hamilton was indicted as an adult. She faces charges of malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault, and possession of a knife during a crime. Investigators say Hamilton was mad at...

10/17/09 - 1:07pm
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