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SC officials calling for comment on I-95 interchange project

SANTEE, S.C. — The South Carolina Department of Transportation wants to know what the public thinks about plans for modifying an interchange along one of the state's busiest highways. The department holds a public meeting at Lake Marion High School in Santee on Thursday about plans for a n...

12/03/09 - 7:26am

Health care reform forum tonight

An Athens-based political action group will host a forum in support of President Obama's health care reform plan at the Columbia County Library tonight. Starting at 7, the CSRA Health Insurance Reform Forum opens with a meet and greet with sponsors and panelists, which include Columbia County D...

12/03/09 - 7:22am

Oxendine tells Ga. insurers to keep covering mammograms

ATLANTA — State Insurance Commissioner John Oxendine is warning health insurance companies in Georgia to continue covering mammogram screenings for breast cancer. Georgia law currently says that women ages 35 to 39 are entitled to a baseline mammogram. On Nov. 16 a Department of Health and Hu...

12/03/09 - 2:17pm

Augusta man shot, killed during home robbery attempt

An Augusta man was shot and killed tonight during an attempted armed robbery, according to Richmond County investigators.

03/20/10 - 5:34pm

Person shot in holdup tonight

Police are on the lookout for the suspect, who was described as a 6-foot 2-inch tall black male between 30 and 35, wearing a light brown jacket and skull cap, according police.

12/02/09 - 10:56pm

Vince Dooley to help start Kennesaw State football

According to WAGA in Atlanta, University of Georgia icon Vince Dooley will play an active role in helping kick-start Kennesaw State University's football program. Dooley is expected to serve a role similar to former Falcon's coach Dan Reeves' in helping start Georgia State's budding...

12/02/09 - 10:22pm

Augusta native Norwood wants recount of Atlanta mayor race

City councilwoman Mary Norwood said today she plans to seek a recount in Atlanta's tight mayoral runoff.

12/02/09 - 10:50pm

Kisner, Manning lead local golfers at Q-School

Golf In West Palm Beach, Fla., Aiken’s Kevin Kisner and former Augusta State golfer Major Manning each shot 2-over-par 74 to lead the local contingent of golfers today in the final stage of PGA Tour Qualifying School at Bear Lakes Country Club....

01/07/10 - 3:24pm

Qualifying begins for two vacant seats on Augusta's legislative delegation

Qualifying opened today for the Jan. 5 special election to fill two vacant seats on Augusta’s legislative delegation, and so far, four people have paid the $400 fee to run for office – three for state Senate District 22 and one for House District 122....

12/02/09 - 5:22pm

UGA coach Martinez, two others lose jobs

Three members of Georgia’s defensive coaching staff – including defensive coordinator Willie Martinez – are out after the Bulldogs completed their worst regular season since Mark Richt became head coach in 2001. Also out are defensive ends coach Jon Fabris and linebackers coach John ...

12/02/09 - 5:42pm
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