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School system releases statement on AYP results

Richmond County Superintendent Dana Bedden is cautiously optimistic seeing progress of the school system despite increasing expectations and decreasing resources.

01/15/10 - 12:23am

Police arrest heavily armed man

Police serving a warrant to an Augusta man Tuesday night arrived to find the suspect with more than 20 guns.

07/15/09 - 11:40am

Tree trust donation has got the university covered

A charity started by a Bishop tree farm will donate $1 million worth of trees to replenish the University of Georgia's decimated tree canopy, battered by years of bad weather and construction.

07/15/09 - 8:20am

Have you seen the new Harry Potter movie?

Did you see one of the midnight showings of the new Harry Potter movie?

07/15/09 - 1:02pm

Federal study of fatal SC fire expected by fall

CHARLESTON, S.C. - A federal study of a blaze that killed nine firefighters in a South Carolina city two years ago is expected to released by early fall.

07/15/09 - 7:55am

Barry Baggott, of North Augusta, will seek Aiken County post

Barry Baggott, 41, has announced he will run for the Aiken County Council District 5 seat being vacated by Eddie Butler. This is Baggott's first run for elected office. The North Augusta resident is an 18-year employee of the Savannah River Site and serves on the Fairview Early Childhood Cente...

01/20/10 - 10:54pm

Shopping carts worth $10,000 stolen from 15th Street Kroger

A store manager for Kroger on 15th Street says that shopping carts worth more than $10,000 have been stolen from the store in the past two months.

07/15/09 - 6:48am

Georgia June unemployment rate hits record 10.1 percent

The Georgia Department of Labor reported today that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate jumped to 10.1 percent in June, the highest rate ever recorded in Georgia. According to a press statement from the Labord Department, the jobless rate was up five-tenths of a percentage point ...

07/15/09 - 6:43am

Hitting woman who ran over son, hit-run victim's dad on probation

CONWAY, S.C. — The father of a teen killed in a hit-and-run has avoided prison for attacking the woman who drove away after running over the boy.

07/15/09 - 6:38am

Film is enjoyable, but missing key moments from book, fans say

Packed parking lots and sold out cinemas testified to the pulling power of a boy wizard Tuesday night in Augusta.

07/15/09 - 12:13pm
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