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Body of Augusta man found in canal

Richmond County authorities are investigating the death of a 41-year-old man who was found floating in a canal near the Augusta Judicial Center on Tuesday.

11/17/15 - 7:41pm

No Syrian refugees for Georgia, Gov. Deal says

ATLANTA - Georgia yanked back the welcome mat Monday as Gov. Nathan Deal announced the state will not accept Syrian refugees following Paris' deadly terrorist attacks Friday.

11/16/15 - 8:22pm

Columbia County teacher charged with sexual assault after admitting relationship, officials say

A Columbia County high school teacher is facing sexual assault charges after confessing to having a sexual relationship with one of his students, officials say.

11/16/15 - 12:32am

Richmond County property owners face Monday deadline to pay tax bills

Sunday is the official deadline for Richmond County property owners to pay taxes, but Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick said taxpayers have through close of business Monday to pay without penalty.

11/15/15 - 2:01am

Holly Holm stuns Ronda Rousey with 2nd-round UFC knockout

MELBOURNE, Australia — Holly Holm pulled off a stunning upset victory over Ronda Rousey in UFC 193, knocking out the women's bantamweight champion in the second round with a powerful kick to the head Sunday.

11/15/15 - 1:59am

Jones, Whitfield deliver in Augusta fights

Divante Jones, Ray Whitfield deliver in Boxing at the Bell event at the Bell Auditorium.

11/15/15 - 1:59am

3 teams said to be behind Paris attacks

Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said three groups of attackers, including seven suicide bombers, carried out the "act of barbarism" that shattered a Parisian Friday night, leaving 129 people dead and 352 injured. Investigators uncovered possible links to networks in Belgium and Syria.

11/14/15 - 5:34pm

Two area football coaches named Border Bowl III honorary coaches

Two longtime area football coaches have been named Border Bowl III's honorary coaches. John Barnett is Team Georgia's pick while Hubert Morris is Team South Carolina's.

11/13/15 - 11:46pm

As many as 120 dead in string of Paris attacks

PARIS — French police are hunting possible accomplices of eight assailants who terrorized Paris concert-goers, cafe diners and soccer fans in this country's deadliest peacetime attacks.

11/14/15 - 2:23am

Augusta veterans information briefing Nov. 20

The Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, Disabled American Veterans, local service organizations and community partners will hold a Veterans Information Briefing and Health Fair from 8 a.m. until noon Nov. 20, the Augusta hospital announced.

11/13/15 - 7:09pm
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