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Analysis: Isakson Senate seat secure from Demo challenge

In March, I asked Democratic political consultant Beth Schapiro how her party might unseat U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson next year. "It's hard to conceive of that happening," Schapiro said. "I really don't see a scenario under which he can be beaten." Five months later, Schapiro, whose Atlanta-...

08/10/09 - 4:51am

Motel shooting suspect named

Authorities have identified a man wanted in connection with a shooting Sunday night at an Augusta motel.

08/10/09 - 1:31pm

First morning rush over for Columbia County school traffic

Drivers should watch for school children and buses today as school resumes in Columbia County.

08/10/09 - 11:25am

Titans defeat Bills in HOF game

CANTON, Ohio – Kerry Collins was sharp and Vince Young tentative for the Tennessee Titans in overshadowing Terrell Owens’ debut for the Buffalo Bills. With a little trickery and a solid performance by the Collins-led starting offense, Tennessee opened the preseason with a 21-18 win in the...

08/09/09 - 10:17pm

Police seeking man who robbed Bath and Body Works

Police are seeking a man who robbed the Bath and Body Works at 224 Robert C. Daniel Jr. Parkway Saturday night.

08/09/09 - 9:36pm

Rollins wins Reno-Tahoe event

John Rollins shot even-par 72 to win the Legends Reno-Tahoe Open. Rollins' total of 271 was three shots better than Jeff Quinney and Martin Laird. Former Augusta State golfer Vaughn Taylor, a two-time winner of the event, shot 71 and finished tied for 26th....

08/09/09 - 10:41pm

Vazquez's stellar start leads Braves over Dodgers

LOS ANGELES - Javier Vazquez won his fifth straight decision with eight solid innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-2 on Sunday to take three of the four games in their weekend series. Vazquez (10-7) reached double digits in wins for the 10th consecutive season, handing the ...

08/09/09 - 6:32pm

Man charged with assault

An Augusta man who police say hit five people with his truck at a party was arrested and charged with aggravated assault Sunday.

08/09/09 - 6:18pm

Pilot injured in crash of small plane in North Augusta

A man was injured tonight in the crash of a two-seat experimental plane on Interstate 520 near U.S. Highway 25 in North Augusta.

08/09/09 - 9:50pm

Woods wins 70th PGA Tour event

AKRON, Ohio – First came another signature moment from Tiger Woods, an 8-iron over the water that stopped a foot from the hole. Even more stunning was the meltdown that followed by Padraig Harrington. In a swift turn of events on Firestone’s famous 16th hole, Woods went from one shot behi...

08/09/09 - 10:42pm
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