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Former state Rep. Bob Beckham dies

Former Georgia state Rep. Rob­ert C. "Bob" Beck­ham, a Republican Party stalwart and business leader whose interests ranged from oil to radio stations, died Friday at age 84.

06/13/16 - 1:35am

Joey Logano wins NASCAR race at Michigan, his 1st of year

BROOKLYN, Mich. — Joey Logano pulled away from the pack to win the FireKeepers Casino 400 and was followed by Chase Elliott, 20, and Kyle Larson, 23, the youngest top three in NASCAR Sprint Cup history.

06/13/16 - 1:36am

50 dead at gay club in worst mass shooting in US history

Authorities were investigating the attack as an act of terrorism. The shooter called 911 shortly before the attack and referenced Islamic State, FBI agent Ronald Hopper said. The gunman purchased at least two firearms legally within the past week or so.

06/13/16 - 12:45am

Roadwork busy across Augusta area

Major construction projects continue on multiple major roadways in Richmond and Columbia counties. Some still have years to go before completion.

06/12/16 - 1:47am

Former Ga. prosecutor arrested

HOMER, Ga. - A former prosecutor in northeast Georgia has been arrested on theft charges.

06/11/16 - 6:08pm

Mom seeks son found in pajamas on Athens highway

ATHENS, Ga. -- A Pennsylvania woman was very concerned for the welfare of her mentally-ill son after he went missing from his hometown last month, briefly resurfaced this week in pajamas along a busy Athens highway and once again cannot be accounted for.

06/11/16 - 6:07pm

Anderson says he will debate Grzybowski in Senate District 24 runoff

State Senate hopeful Lee Anderson said he's agreed to debate fellow runoff candidate Greg Grzybowski, although Grzybowski said he's not heard from Anderson.

06/11/16 - 1:22am

Teen missing since February

Richmond County sheriff's deputies are looking for a runaway Augusta teenager who has been missing since February.

06/10/16 - 6:26pm

Officers on alert for teenagers' parties

Richmond County deputies found themselves scrambling last week to control a teen party that was estimated to have about 700 participants.

06/10/16 - 9:44am

Augusta bus barn trade might aid Regency, 15th Street development

Augusta Public Transit is moving to Regency Mall in a land swap and purchase hoped to also benefit development downtown.

06/10/16 - 1:50am
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