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Man dies in Mike Padgett wreck

An Augusta man was killed in a collision early this morning.

09/12/09 - 5:09pm

Nadal advances in U.S. Open

NEW YORK – After a day of waiting around, Rafael Nadal finally got back on the court. About half an hour later, he was still looking for some action. The third-seeded Nadal took advantage of an embarrassing collapse by No. 11 Fernando Gonzalez at the U.S. Open on today to put away his quarterf...

09/12/09 - 2:58pm

Soldier dies at Fort Jackson

FORT JACKSON, S.C. — The Army says a soldier from Florida has died after being diagnosed with pneumonia during basic training.

09/12/09 - 2:38pm

Opinion says ambulance response times can be kept secret

BEAUFORT, S.C. — Information on the response time of ambulance crews does not have to be released to the public because it could compromise patient privacy, according to the South Carolina Attorney General's Office.

09/12/09 - 2:14pm

Agency's stimulus bid denied

ATLANTA — The state Department of Natural Resources made an unsuccessful bid for millions in federal stimulus money to remove shipwrecks in Georgia's coastal waters.

09/12/09 - 2:44pm

Milledgeville juvenile facility to close

ATLANTA — Georgia's Board of Juvenile Justice has approved budget cuts that include closing the Bill E. Ireland Youth Development Campus in Milledgeville by the end of the year.

09/12/09 - 12:13pm

Episcopal diocese that includes Augusta elects new bishop

DUBLIN, Ga. — The Rev. Scott A. Benhase has been elected 10th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Georgia.

09/13/09 - 2:40pm

Man charged in sword attack

HIGH FALLS, Ga. — Authorities say a Monroe County man is being held on allegations he cut his girlfriend several times with a sword.

09/12/09 - 12:05pm

Four sought in home invasion

Authorities are searching for four men who broke into a home Friday night and assaulted and threatened its occupants.

09/12/09 - 4:02pm

Lincoln County holds off late Hephzibah charge

LINCOLNTON, Ga. - A.G. Middlebrooks rushed for 149 yards and scored two touchdowns as Lincoln County held off Hephzibah, 22-16, at Buddy Bufford Field. The Rebels trailed by 13 entering the fourth quarter but pulled within six and drove downfield late. Hephzibah quarterback Terry Robinson's fou...

09/11/09 - 10:46pm
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