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Sentencing for ex-SC trooper taped kicking suspect

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Sentencing has been set for a former South Carolina trooper caught on video kicking a suspect in the head after a highway chase.

05/13/09 - 3:51pm

2nd Augusta flu case negative; no local patients test positive

Georgia health officials are investigating a cluster of 11 confirmed or probable cases of the novel influenza A H1N1 virus at a private school in suburban Atlanta's Henry County.

05/13/09 - 3:54pm

Woodrow Wilson boyhood home gets new federal honor Friday

The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson will be honored Friday as the U.S. Interior Department installs a new plaque announcing its designation as a National Historic Landmark. The 2 p.m. ceremony in front of the Wilson home will include an unveiling of the marker by Ray Rivera, the Interior D...

05/13/09 - 3:26pm

3 snared in major meth bust near Duluth

DULUTH, Ga. - Federal agents say they have dismantled a major methamphetamine operation in the Eastern U.S.

05/13/09 - 3:48pm

Ga. chief justice says she’ll join think tank, law firm

ATLANTA -- Georgia Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears announced this morning that she will join a think tank working on strengthening marriage and the Atlanta office of a Chicago law firm when she steps down from the bench at the end of June. Sears, a Savannah native, had already announced her retireme...

05/13/09 - 7:46pm

Walgreens holdup photos released

Columbia County authorities released photos this morning of a man wanted for the Monday robbery of a Martinez Walgreens.

05/13/09 - 3:46pm

Clearwater fire chief dismissed; Warrant, personnel issues cited

AIKEN -- A Clearwater Volunteer Fire Department chief who was arrested last week on a year-and-a-half-old warrant has been dismissed from his position, according to an official who oversees the department. “The only thing I can say is Mr. Toole was terminated because of an arrest warrant and o...

05/13/09 - 8:43am

Goodwill Industries holding job fair today in Augusta

Goodwill is holding a job fair today.

05/13/09 - 7:23am

Goodwill Industries holding job fair today

Goodwill is holding a job fair today.

05/13/09 - 7:22am

Some call for override of Perdue veto on capital gains tax

ATLANTA — A handful of conservative groups are calling for legislators to override Gov. Sonny Perdue's veto of a sweeping tax break plan when they return to Atlanta next year. Perdue said Monday the dire economy forced him to veto a proposal that would have slashed the state's capital...

05/13/09 - 3:30pm
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