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Surfers rescued off Tybee Beach

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Eight surfers were plucked from the churning ocean off Tybee Beach Saturday afternoon after tides pushed them three quarters of mile out to sea, Tybee Fire Chief Skip Sasser said.

08/23/09 - 8:33pm

Reward offered for missing woman

BLAIRSVILLE, Ga. — A $50,000 reward has been offered to help find a Blairsville woman who police say was abducted while talking to her boyfriend on her phone.

08/23/09 - 1:49pm

Tenn.-Ga. border marker missing

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A 200-year-old survey marker detailing the border between two states — and water rights to the Tennessee River — is missing.

08/23/09 - 8:34pm

Georgia man linked to drug ring

ELLENWOOD, Ga. — Federal prosecutors say they have connected a Henry County man to an international cocaine trafficking ring believed to have racked up as much as $1.8 billion in drug sales.

08/23/09 - 8:34pm

Shooting reported near Lumpkin Road

Richmond County investigators are looking for a Thomson man who is connected to a shooting tonight.

08/22/09 - 11:12pm

Stafford struggles in Lions' loss

CLEVELAND – Derek Anderson looked worthy of being a No. 1 quarterback. Rookie Matthew Stafford hardly looked like a No. 1 pick. Anderson led Cleveland to its first offensive touchdown in seven games and stayed tight with Brady Quinn in their too-close-to-call quarterback competition, helping t...

08/22/09 - 11:55pm

GreenJackets top RiverDogs

Four pitchers combined on a four-hitter as the Augusta GreenJackets beat the Charleston RiverDogs 4-2 tonight at Lake Olmstead Stadium. Edwin Quirarte (6-1) pitched a scoreless eighth to get the win. Josh Mazzola, Juan Perez and Eliezer Zambrano drove in runs for the GreenJackets....

08/22/09 - 10:46pm

Starter, relievers 4-hit Marlins

ATLANTA – Rookie Tommy Hanson won his fourth consecutive start in August, combining with two relievers on a four-hitter, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Florida Marlins 4-3 tonight. The Braves, powered by home runs by Yunel Escobar and Omar Infante, took a 4-0 lead in the first inning. Hanson...

08/22/09 - 10:25pm

Construction worker injured in blast

An explosion at a McDuffie County pipeline injured a construction worker Saturday.

08/22/09 - 9:21pm

Police looking for men who robbed Graniteville Greg's Gas Plus

Aiken County authorities are searching for two men who robbed a convenience store early this morning.

08/22/09 - 8:00pm
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