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New online investigation system proving successful

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office began using LeadsOnline in May 2013 and in the first six months returned $30,000 in property to the rightful owners.

08/25/14 - 1:39am

Pardon Our Mess: Overgrown grass in the median area of Laurel Lane

Grass is overgrown in the median area of Laurel Lane.

08/24/14 - 8:16pm

Hunter Mahan comes up with timely victory at Barclays

PARAMUS, N.J. - Hunter Mahan pulled away with three consecutive birdies to win The Barclays on Sunday, ending an 0-for-46 drought on the PGA Tour.

08/24/14 - 9:40pm

Augusta commissioners to discuss millage rate, vacancy today

Augusta Commissioners are expected today to set the county's millage rate and discuss a replacement for Joe Jackson, who resigned his District 6 seat last week.

08/25/14 - 7:49am

Work continues on high-traffic routes in Richmond, Columbia counties

Relief isn’t coming anytime soon for motorists on several high-traffic commuter routes in Richmond and Columbia counties where construction is underway to widen the roads.

08/25/14 - 6:22pm

Teen hurt in Thurmond Lake accident still critical

A 14-year-old boy injured in a personal watercraft accident last week on Thurmond Lake remains in critical condition, a hospital spokeswoman said Sunday.

08/24/14 - 6:44pm

Augusta housing department seeks public input via online survey

Augusta residents have a chance to tell city leaders how they think federal housing funds should be used to improve the community.

08/25/14 - 1:39am

Brother shot in argument over woman, police say

Police say a man has been hospitalized after his brother shot him during an argument over a woman early Sunday.

08/24/14 - 6:38pm

UGA great Dan Magill dies at 93

ATHENS, Ga. -- Dan Magill, a name synonymous with Georgia athletics and Athens for nearly a century and beloved by generations of Bulldogs fans, died Saturday night at the age of 93.

08/24/14 - 6:38pm

Strong California quake causes injuries, damage

NAPA, Calif. — The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years sent scores of people to hospitals, ignited fires, damaged multiple historic buildings and knocked out power to tens of thousands on Sunday.

08/24/14 - 12:45pm

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Paine plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

Paine College President George C. Bradley on Friday announced the college will implement furlough days, salary reductions and layoffs to save $2.4 million over the next fiscal year.
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