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Augusta teens arrested in Aiken home invasion

AIKEN -- Three Augusta teenagers were arrested early this morning following an Aiken County home invasion.

09/14/09 - 6:16pm

Georgia-Arizona State will be shown on ESPNU

The Georgia-Arizona State football game Sept. 26 will be televised by ESPNU. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. in Athens, Ga. Georgia's game against Arkansas this Saturday is set for 7:45 p.m. and will be televised by ESPN....

09/14/09 - 1:29pm

Three men arrested in Aiken County home invasion

Three Richmond County men have been arrested in connection to a home invasion this morning in Aiken County. Jerrick Miguel Thomas, 18, of 3840 New Carline Road in Hephzibah, Detron Deltray Spruill, 18, 2412 Boykin Road, Augusta and Tyquan Marquis Cohen, 4002 Rams Wood Dr., Hephzibah, were arrested ...

09/14/09 - 1:34pm

Some Aiken voters go to polls Tuesday

AIKEN – Registered voters in Aiken County’s District 5 will get to choose Tuesday between a field of four Republicans and two Democrats in a primary that some say could result in at least one runoff. “A runoff in the Republican primary is likely, since there are four candidates for o...

01/20/10 - 10:53pm

Aiken City Council may address overlay district tonight

AIKEN -- The Aiken City Council will meet at 7 p.m. tonight, discussing everything from a proposed highway overlay district to an ordinance amendment involving bed and breakfast facilities. The highway overlay would set design guidelines for new commercial and office buildings along the city’s...

01/20/10 - 10:21pm

Police seek car break-in thief

Richmond County investigators are looking for a person broke into a 60-year-old woman’s car while she was running on the Family Y’s walking track on Sept. 1.

09/14/09 - 11:00am

Author Conroy to sign books

Southern author Pat Conroy will sign copies of his latest book at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Borders, 257 Robert C. Daniel Jr. Parkway. Mr. Conroy has written a number of novels, including "The Water Is Wide," which was made into the film "Conrack," and "The Prince of Tides." His latest book is called "S...

09/14/09 - 10:34am

Man upset over symphony music

ATHENS, Ga. — A supporter of the Athens Symphony has sent a letter to the group's board of directors threatening to withdraw his support because the community orchestra does not play "The Star-Spangled Banner" at every performance. "Over the last year I have been very disappointed that the...

09/14/09 - 9:44am

Georgia Episcopalians elect bishop

DUBLIN, Ga. — A Washington, D.C., priest has been elected to lead the Episcopal Diocese of Georgia. Church officials elected the Rev. Scott Benhase, the rector of St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Washington, 10th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Georgia in a Saturday vote. The Rev. Benha...

09/14/09 - 8:38am

Charter group goes for SC pupils

CHARLESTON, S.C. — South Carolina's largest charter school association says it hopes to enroll 10 percent of the state's public school students in the next five years. The Post and Courier of Charleston reported Monday that about 9,000 students are enrolled in charter schools now. Char...

09/14/09 - 8:08am
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