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2 new Food Lion stores open Wednesday in Columbia County

Two new Food Lion grocery stores open Wednesday in Columbia County. Each will open at 8 a.m. and are located at 5157 Columbia Road in Grovetown and 3845 Evans to Locks Road in Evans. The stores are included as part of a “village” shopping center concept by Blanchard and Calhoun Commercia...

10/20/09 - 1:50pm

Regents sue MCG Foundation

The University System of Georgia is suing the MCG Foundation for refusing to stop using the name connected to the Medical College of Georgia, according to court papers filed today in Richmond County Superior Court.

10/20/09 - 4:39pm

Congressman to speak on health care in Aiken

AIKEN – U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson will hold a town hall meeting at an Aiken elementary school Saturday. Mr. Wilson, whose second district includes part of Aiken County, will speak to the public at 9 a.m. at Oakwood-Windsor Elementary School, 3773 Charleston Highway, according to an e-mail fr...

10/20/09 - 7:39pm

Congressman Joe Wilson to vist Aiken Saturday

AIKEN – U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson will hold a town hall meeting at an Aiken elementary school Saturday. Mr. Wilson, whose 2nd District includes parts of Aiken County, will speak to the public at 9 a.m. at Oakwood-Windsor Elementary School, located at 3773 Charleston Highway, according to an ...

10/20/09 - 1:25pm

Richmond voting expands to more sites next week

Two additional voting sites will open next week in Richmond County for early voting in the Nov. 3 election. Hours also will be extended at the county’s three early polling sites for Advance Voting Week, which will be held Monday through Oct. 30. Voting sites will be open at the Board of Elect...

10/20/09 - 1:19pm

Aiken teacher had sex with teen, police say

AIKEN – An Aiken County school teacher has been arrested for allegedly engaging in sexual activity with a 14-year-old. Aiken County Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged Tammy Joy Key, 38, of Cottage Street, with four counts of lewd act and four counts of criminal sexual conduct with a mi...

01/08/10 - 11:37am

Pope approves provision for Anglicans

The Vatican announced surprise plans today to make it easier for Anglicans to convert.

10/20/09 - 1:51pm

Chicken company says witnesses deported

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A North Carolina poultry company charged with employing illegal immigrants at a South Carolina plant has argued that the government deported workers needed by defense attorneys. The Charlotte Observer reported Tuesday that Columbia Farms argued in court motions that the gover...

10/20/09 - 9:28am

H1N1 vaccine for asthmatics studied

CLEVELAND -– The federal government has begun a study of how much swine flu vaccine to give to people with asthma. Asthma sufferers are considered a group at higher risk of complications from H1N1, but medication taken by many asthmatics may interfere with the vaccine. Dr. Serpil Erzurum, the...

01/08/10 - 2:21pm

Tainted baby food is recalled

WASHINGTON -– Plum Organics of Emeryville, Calif., is recalling some of its apple and carrot portable pouch baby food because of concerns over possible botulism contamination. The product was sold individually throughout the country at Toys-R-Us and Babies-R-Us stores. The recalled product is...

10/20/09 - 9:15am
 
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