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Fatal crash this morning in Aiken County

A Warrenville man was killed this morning in a single-vehicle traffic accident. According to a news release from Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton, Marcus A. Bass, 24, was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash happened about 8:30 a.m. on Highway 421 near Gentry Hill Road. According to witnesses, ...

12/04/09 - 1:32pm

Atlanta mayoral race provisional ballots counted

ATLANTA — The Atlanta mayor's race appears headed for a recount after election officials tallied provisional ballots in the contest.

12/04/09 - 11:32am

Part of Broad Street to close Saturday

The westbound lanes of Broad Street will be closed on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., according to a release from the Downtown Development Authority.

01/20/10 - 9:59pm

Execution date set for Ga. 'stocking strangler'

ATLANTA - Georgia's Department of Corrections says Carlton Gary, known as the "Columbus Stocking Strangler," is scheduled to be executed on Dec. 16 at 7 p.m.

12/04/09 - 10:42am

Procter & Gamble added products, jobs to Augusta plant

Richmond County’s sixth largest manufacturing employer got a Bounce in its product line and celebrated a Gain in employees this morning. Procter & Gamble unveiled recent expansions at its south Augusta powder detergent facility. About 150 people have been added to its staff to make a Bounc...

03/27/10 - 12:01pm

UGA layoffs may be in store

The University of Georgia probably can avoid more furloughs for now, but could be forced to lay off employees next year unless the economy and tax collections pick up, President Michael Adams said Thursday.

12/04/09 - 8:33am

Atlanta fire stations become safe havens for youth

ATLANTA - Atlanta fire houses will soon become safe havens for the city's most vulnerable children.

12/04/09 - 8:27am

Driver's food cited in fatal Ga. crash

Officials in Forsyth County say a 48-year-old woman who was killed in a highway collision may have lost control of her car because she was eating.

12/04/09 - 10:38am

No. 5 Augusta State pulls away from Paine

Augusta State closed the first half on a 26-8 run and pulled away from rival Paine tonight at Christenberry Fieldhouse. The fifth-ranked Jaguars defeated the Lions, 85-54. Ben Madgen led Augusta State with 20 points in 17 minutes, while Fred Brathwaite added 15 points and Alex Smith 14. Julian Eng...

12/04/09 - 12:03am

Paine women defeat Augusta State

Paine's Areyal LeDeatte made a layup with 41 seconds remaining and the Lady Lions held on for a 59-58 win over Augusta State. Paine (2-3) defeated the Lady Jaguars (1-5) for the first time since the 2002-03 season, snapping a seven-game losing skid to its rival....

12/03/09 - 9:35pm
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