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Ga. Lottery bonuses increase

Here's something to consider the next time you drop another buck on a scratch-off ticket: The Georgia Lottery Corp. says its employees received $2.75 million in bonuses this year, up by more than 8 percent from 2008. CEO Margaret DeFrancisco received a $204,034 bonus, up from $150,000 in 2008. ...

11/16/09 - 8:48am

Secret Service warns of fake bills

'Tis the season to be cheated. The U.S. Secret Service says businesses and consumers across Georgia should pay extra attention to the money they handle to make sure it's real, a problem that often surfaces as the holiday season approaches. WSB-TV reports two Atlanta-area residents received...

11/16/09 - 8:33am

Citadel grad to fly shuttle

CHARLESTON, S.C. — One of the six astronauts aboard the space shuttle slated for an upcoming launch is a graduate of a South Carolina military school.

11/16/09 - 8:28am

Man stabbed at Lake Olmstead

A 22-year-old Augusta man was stabbed Sunday morning as he walked at Lake Olmstead Park.

11/15/09 - 11:28pm

McCormick County deputy shot

A McCormick County sheriff’s deputy was sent to a hospital after a shooting early this morning.

11/15/09 - 10:39pm

Robberies occur minutes apart

Richmond County authorities are investigating two armed robberies that occurred about the same time Saturday night.

11/15/09 - 8:54pm

Merchandise taken in break-in

A man broke into the Ja Ho Market at 1770 Kissingbower Road early this morning and stole items worth about $350.

11/15/09 - 8:50pm

Man fires at car, robs passenger

A man fired shots at a car and robbed a passenger in the vehicle late Friday night at the Circle K at 2915 Washington Road.

11/15/09 - 8:47pm

Man faces indecency charge

A man was arrested after a security officer spotted him urinating in a parking lot at the Augusta Mall Saturday night.

11/15/09 - 9:55pm

Development on council agenda

Gardner’s Landing, a proposed development along the Savannah River, will be discussed on second reading at the North Augusta City Council meeting Monday night.

01/20/10 - 11:02pm
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