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Fire at Silver Bluff game contained

A fire that broke out in the concession stand at Silver Bluff High School during Friday night's football game has been contained.

01/13/10 - 3:30am

911 caller to be charged in mobile home deaths of eight

Police have arrested a family member on eight counts of first-degree murder in the slayings of people found in a Georgia mobile home.

09/04/09 - 8:43pm

Gamecock player seeks jury trial

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina defensive end Clifton Geathers has asked for a jury trial on charges stemming from a fight at a Columbia nightclub. Geathers made the request before a hearing today in municipal court. He wasn't in the courtroom. Police arrested Geathers Aug. 23 and charged...

09/04/09 - 7:21pm

Two tied after shooting 63

NORTON, Mass. – Steve Stricker birdied his first two holes, and Tiger Woods could see what was coming. Walking to the next tee today at the TPC Boston, Woods said to his caddie, "He's going to shoot 62." Woods' instincts were off by one. Stricker shot 63. With superb command of his dr...

09/04/09 - 7:27pm

New airport director chosen

The Augusta Aviation Commission selected a new director for the Augusta Regional Airport in a meeting this morning.

01/11/10 - 11:04am

Tentative date set for Graniteville water meeting

State Rep. Roland Smith confirmed today that the South Carolina Public Service Commission will grant a public hearing in Graniteville prior to its reconsideration of new water and sewer rates there. Mr. Smith said Sept. 30 has been tentatively set as the date for the public hearing, which he said a...

09/04/09 - 7:00pm

MCG children's hospital restricts young visitors

No one under age 18 will be allowed to visit patients at Medical College of Georgia Children’s Medical Center because of the prevalence of respiratory disease and the novel influenza A H1N1 circulating in the community, the health system announced today.

01/07/10 - 2:14pm

Williams beats Spaniard

NEW YORK – Seeking her third Grand Slam victory of the year, Serena Williams withstood a strong test today from Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez to advance to the fourth round of the U.S. Open. Williams overcame an early break in the second set to win 6-3, 7-5 and received a gift in the 11th game w...

09/04/09 - 5:03pm

Cox still expected to play Saturday

ATHENS, Ga. – Quarterback Joe Cox is expected to play in No. 13 Georgia's opener at No. 9 Oklahoma State on Saturday despite suffering "flu-like symptoms" that forced him to miss the team's flight today. Georgia's sports information director Claude Felton confirmed that Cox did not...

09/04/09 - 8:29pm

Two more qualify for commission

The field of candidates vying to replace Betty Beard on the Augusta Commission got crowded today. the final day for qualifying to be on the Nov. 3 ballot.

01/21/10 - 12:33am
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