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SC gay marriage lawyers seek state legal fees

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Attorneys whose lawsuit opened the way for same-sex marriages in South Carolina are asking a federal judge to order the state to pay their legal fees.

12/11/14 - 7:05pm

SC bills allow gun permits as voter ID, keep convicts working

COLUMBIA - A South Carolina senator has introduced legislation that would let convicts with jobs serve their sentence during the days they're not working, while their wages are garnished to make their child support payments.

12/11/14 - 7:05pm

Augusta toxic waste site permitted to stop treating groundwater

After three decades of environmental cleanup, an Augusta toxic waste site has been given permission to stop treating contaminated groundwater.

12/11/14 - 12:54am

Shooting suspect sought, considered armed and dangerous

An unidentified victim was shot Wednesday evening in Richmond County. Approximately 8:10 p.m., deputies responded to 2321 Wheeless Road, where a person was located with a gunshot wound.

12/11/14 - 12:02am

Couple donates more than 700 Beanie Babies to Augusta's American Red Cross

Using 747 Beanie Babies donated from Jimmy and Janet Jennings, longtime collectors who live in Appling, the Augusta Red Cross is taking disaster relief to a new level.

12/11/14 - 12:54am

Empty Stocking Fund: Family struggling with father's loss of job

An Augusta father lost his job in October and now his family is struggling to make ends meet.

12/10/14 - 6:34pm

Cubs sign former GreenJacket Lester

Jon Lester agreed Tuesday night to a $155 million, six-year contract with the Cubs, the first big deal of the offseason involving a top-level starting pitcher and one Chicago hopes will help end more than a century of frustration at Wrigley Field's Friendly Confines.

12/10/14 - 8:20pm

South Augusta city offices closing; moving

South Augusta's tag and utilities customer service offices will serve their last customers today before opening in new locations next week.

12/10/14 - 7:04pm

Water line break closes James Brown Blvd.

A portion of James Brown Boulevard will be closed this morning while crews repair a broken water line.

12/10/14 - 6:29pm

Ga. cops dump sex offender in nearby county

Athens-Clarke County police drove a 51-year-old sex offender back to neighboring Walton County from where he'd come earlier in the day.

12/10/14 - 6:28pm

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