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Body identified of man found in river

The Aiken County coroner identified this evening the body of a man who has been missing for more than a week.

11/11/09 - 11:22pm

Join ASU coach Dip Metress for an online chat Thursday

Go to at 10 a.m. Thursday for a live online chat with Augusta State basketball coach Dip Metress, whose team has advanced to the NCAA Division II Final Four the past two seasons. The Jaguars, who almost upset Alabama on the road Tuesday night, look to be strong again this upcomi...

11/11/09 - 7:44pm

Results expected Thursday in pedestrian fatality investigation

NORTH AUGUSTA -- The North Augusta Department of Public Safety expects to conclude its investigation into the death of William Adams by Thursday afternoon, Lt. Tim Pearson said today. Mr. Adams died Sunday while working in his yard on Seymour Drive after he was struck by a vehicle driven by Chartri...

11/11/09 - 5:11pm

Atlanta area airport manager to replace Augusta's Boshears

Daniel Field’s General Aviation Commission has selected a replacement for longtime manager Buster Boshears. Edward Toney, who previously retired from an airport manager position at the Clayton County Airport, was chosen during the latest meeting of the commission. Mr. Boshears said his replace...

01/11/10 - 11:04am

Three now seeking Tarver seat

The number of candidates vying for Ed Tarver’s vacant state Senate seat is up to three. Taylor Bryant, spokesman for the Libertarian Party of the CSRA, says he’ll be running as a Libertarian in the upcoming special election. He said he’s working with the state party to file paperwork...

01/21/10 - 12:27am

Police seek suspect after man robbed at downtown church

Richmond County investigators are seeking help in identifying and capturing a suspect in the robbery of a 78-year-old man at a downtown church. At about 7:30 a.m. Sunday, a young black man robbed a member of the Greek Orthodox Church, 953 Telfair St., as he opened the church for the day. The suspe...

11/11/09 - 1:46pm

Missing man found

Authorities have located a 45-year-old Georgia Military College student who went missing last week. Richmond County Sheriff’s Investigator Shane McDaniel said Randy Hillman, of 1735 Davidson Road, Apartment C, was located Tuesday afternoon. He was found after he used an ATM card at the Circle...

11/11/09 - 12:00pm

Ft. Hood victim, family remembered at Vets Day event

Ceremonies held across the Augusta-area honor America's vets.

01/20/10 - 10:00pm

5 arrested in North Augusta

North Augusta police arrested five males on charges of tampering with a motor vehicle and one charge of unlawful carrying of a pistol on Monday night. An officer was dispatched to the Brickton Place Apartments on Bama Avenue after a witness reported several men in jackets and hoods looking into veh...

11/11/09 - 11:23am

Tip leads to Aiken drug arrests

AIKEN – Aiken County sheriff's deputies seized nearly $50,000 in cash, guns and narcotics at a Langley home. A citizen called Crime Stoppers Monday informing them that there were drugs at a home in the 200 block of Dunbar Street in Langley, Aiken County sheriff’s Sgt. Dave Myers said ...

11/11/09 - 11:36am
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