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Tornado watch, severe weather this morning

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for much of the region until 10 a.m.

06/01/10 - 8:35pm

Jim Brickman holiday concert tonight

Pianist Jim Brickman's Beautiful World Christmas concert is set to start at 7:30 p.m. at Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St. Tickets are $40-$50, and are still available at the box office....

12/08/09 - 6:59pm

Weston medical center files for bankruptcy

CLEARWATER – Margaret J. Weston Medical Center has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to avoid depleting its financial assets to pay a $500,000 civil lawsuit regarding the termination of a former medical director. On Friday, the estate of Paul D. Weston, whose first wife founded the me...

12/08/09 - 6:56pm

Three men charged in kidnapping of S.C. woman, 78

HAMPTON, S.C. — Three men face charges in the home invasion and kidnapping of a 78-year-old South Carolina woman later found wounded in her car trunk.

12/08/09 - 6:13pm

Columbia County breaks record for vehicle-deer collisions

With more than three weeks left in 2009, Columbia County has set a record for vehicle-deer collisions, Pam Tucker, the county's emergency management director, said today. Two deer picked up this morning on Mullikin Road and Chalice Circle brought the total for this year to 606, breaking last ye...

12/08/09 - 5:57pm

Recount in Atlanta mayor's race set for Wednesday

ATLANTA - Fulton County election officials will recount the votes from the Atlanta mayoral runoff on Wednesday.

12/08/09 - 4:37pm

Police seek help finding man missing since March

Authorities are asking for the public’s help to find a man missing since March. Kenneth Lawrence Chambers, 52, of 3551 Mike Padgett Highway, Lot F, was last seen at his home, according to Richmond County Sheriff’s Investigator Shane McDaniel. He is 6 feet tall and weighs 210 pounds. He ha...

12/08/09 - 4:25pm

NRC schedules meeting on Vogtle new reactors

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold a meeting in Waynesboro, Ga., on Dec. 16 to discuss the agency’s inspection plans for limited work now underway at the Vogtle nuclear plant site in Burke County, where Southern Nuclear Operating Co. plans to build two new reactors....

12/08/09 - 4:05pm

Groundbreaking set for Fisher House on Wednesday

A groundbreaking ceremony for the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center Fisher House will be held on Wednesday, at 10 a.m. The ceremony will be held at the Uptown Division on Wrightsboro Road on the grounds directly across from the future site of the Fisher House. Local contributors, political leaders...

12/08/09 - 3:23pm

72 golf carts missing from local business

A local business reported that it’s missing 72 golf carts from its inventory this week. Richmond County Sheriff’s Sgt. Ken Eskew said the carts are missing from Metro Golf Carts Rentals and Sales on Mike Padgett Highway. They came up missing during an inventory check and authorities are ...

12/08/09 - 3:17pm
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