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Man convicted for molesting 2 girls

An Augusta man was convicted of repeatedly molesting two little girls and sentenced to 41 years in prison Wednesday. Marreese Hudson, 30, was found guilty of four counts child molestation and a single count each of aggravated assault, cruelty to children and interference with 911 call....

09/23/09 - 3:09pm

Meeting set Thursday for input on Silver Bluff improvements

AIKEN -- State transportation officials will meet with Aiken County residents Thursday to get input on improvements to Silver Bluff Road. The South Carolina Department of Transportation, state engineering, right-of-way and environment personnel will be on hand to answer questions and distribute inf...

09/23/09 - 4:18pm

Teen punched by angry driver for allegedly passing too close

A teenager student was punched by an angry driver after he passed too closely to the suspect’s vehicle Tuesday evening. The victim, 17, said he was traveling south on Rhonda Drive when his car passed closely to a man in a Chevrolet Silverado which was traveling northbound, a Richmond County Sh...

09/23/09 - 2:08pm

Avondale attorney faults Aiken County lawmakers

Attorney cites conflict of interest by local legislators in fight over water rates.

09/23/09 - 1:39pm

UGA officials looking at options for Florida game

ATHENS, Ga. - The University of Georgia Athletic Board is deciding whether it wants to continue the tradition of playing the annual Georgia-Florida football game in Jacksonville.

09/23/09 - 4:18pm

Ga. man indicted in female soldier's beating

JONESBORO, Ga. - A white man accused of beating a black female Army reservist while yelling racial slurs at her outside a suburban Atlanta restaurant was indicted Wednesday on felony charges.

09/23/09 - 1:24pm

Warren County to aid flood victims with proceeds at game Friday

WARRENTON, Ga. – Supporters of Warren County High School will be sharing much more than their football field with their opponents this Friday night.

09/23/09 - 12:46pm

Identity of bones determined

After more than a decade, Columbia County investigators have determined the identity of bones found on a Grovetown construction site.

09/23/09 - 3:37pm

Man accused of selling crack cocaine has turned himself in

An Aiken man accused of selling crack cocaine turned himself into federal authorities Tuesday after being on the run three years. In 2006, Ricky O’Neil Jones plead guilty to charges of conspiracy to distribute 50 grams or more of crack cocaine and possession of a weapon in connection with drug...

09/23/09 - 4:17pm

Police searching for attempted robbery suspect

Columbia County authorities still are searching for a man they say was scared off by a sheriff’s deputy while trying to rob a Martinez convenience store this morning.

09/23/09 - 4:17pm
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