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Pardon our Mess: Orange traffic barrel on Henry Street

An orange barrel is covering a hole in the median of Henry Street. According to residents, the barrel has been on the street since March 2014.

07/19/15 - 5:33pm

Aiken man acquitted of sex charges

Juan Carlos Gamboa, 53, who owns Gamboa Veterinary Services, was arrested in January 2014 after being accused of committing unlawful acts against two 8-year-old boys.

07/17/15 - 7:35am

Former North Augusta Mayor Ray­mond Walters Sr. dies at 91

Ray­mond Lamarne Walters Sr. served as mayor of North Au­gus­ta for only four years, from 1971 to 1975, but his influence is still felt.

07/17/15 - 8:33am

Official: Four Marines killed in military attacks in Tennessee

A gunman unleashed a barrage of gunfire at two military facilities Thursday in Tennessee, killing at least four Marines, officials said. The suspect also was killed.

07/16/15 - 8:53pm

24 Emmy nominations for "Game of Thrones'

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. - The fantasy saga "Game of Thrones" received a leading 24 Emmy Awards nominations Thursday.

07/16/15 - 2:43pm

Planned Parenthood review ordered by Georgia governor

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday that he's ordered a state investigation into allegations that Planned Parenthood was selling organs from aborted fetuses. The organization denies the allegations.

07/16/15 - 2:02pm

SC man suspect in dogfight ring

COLUMBIA - A Richland County man has been arrested on charges involving a dog fighting ring.

07/16/15 - 7:06am

Lawsuit against Sentinel Offender Services will remain in Richmond County for trial

Sentinel Offender Services defense motion to move at least one of the civil rights lawsuits it faces to Columbia County for trial failed Wednesday.

07/15/15 - 11:47pm

Augusta man convicted of bank robbery

The federal court jury found Damien B. Osborne, 24, guilty for his role in the Dec. 2, 2013, holdup of the Southern Bank in Waynesboro, Ga.

07/15/15 - 10:01pm

Augusta man acquitted at murder trial

Ezra Lay, 42, was found not guilty in Richmond Coun­ty Superior Court in the Oct. 13, 2013, slaying of 44-year-old John Marshall.

07/16/15 - 10:00pm
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