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Augusta Dodge owner says dealership will remain open after Chrysler deadline

Augusta Dodge's owner has plans to stay open even if Chrysler is successful in revoking the dealership’s agreement to sell new cars.

05/19/09 - 2:14pm

Kids camp of the day: Fashion Week!

One of the Jewish Community Center's most popular summer camps each year is its Fashion Camp

05/19/09 - 12:54pm

Apartment rezoning moratorium might be considered tonight

Columbia County commissioners likely will impose a moratorium on apartment rezonings during a 6 p.m. meeting today. Lasting between three months to a year, the moratorium was requested last week by commission Chairman Ron Cross during a Development Services Committee meeting. The intent of the mora...

01/20/10 - 11:09pm

Male teacher wears a dress to celebrate students' CRCT success

Thaddeus Mohler, a fifth-grade Social Studies teacher at Craig Houghton Elementary School, told his students he would come to school wearing a dress if they met or exceeded standards on the Social Studies portion of the Criterion-Referenced Competency Test. They did, and on Monday he kept his promis...

05/19/09 - 6:27pm

Aiken seeks man after shooting

The Aiken County Sheriff's Office said this morning it is looking for Bradley Danley, 19, of Dallas Circle in Aiken.

05/19/09 - 6:29pm

Boating safety class offered

A seven-hour “About Boating Safety” course will be offered on Saturday, May 30, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m at the Thurmond Dam Visitors Center on the South Carolina side of the dam. Topics include maritime rules, Georgia and South Carolina regulations, how to prevent emergencies, docking,...

05/19/09 - 4:19pm

Guilty verdict in assault trial

A Richmond County jury has returned a guilty verdict on charges of aggravated assault and serious injury by vehicle against Michael C. Clay. He will stand trial at a later date on charges of murder, rape , aggravated sodomy, aggravated assault, robbery and aggravated sexual battery....

05/19/09 - 5:49pm

General visits Fort Gordon today

The commanding general of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command will visit Fort Gordon for the first time today to view training and get updates on Army communications plans and issues. Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, who assumed command of TRADOC in December, is expected to meet briefly with reporters l...

05/19/09 - 4:19pm

Aiken panel studies Graniteville sewer, road signs, other issues

AIKEN -- The Aiken County Council will tackle several issues today in meetings, including a proposal to use stimulus money to improve the Graniteville sewer system and a request to no longer replace “Watch for Children” signs. The council also is expected to discuss its upcoming fiscal ye...

01/20/10 - 10:55pm

Richmond schools could raise parking, locker fees

The Richmond County Board of Education could raise student fees for parking and lockers. The board was presented with the proposal this afternoon as a small part of new options under consideration to offset a $24.5 million shortfall. The board will continue budget talks next week. Another budget m...

01/08/10 - 1:23pm

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