Heat warning outside today


The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for most Augusta area counties from noon to 8 p.m. today.

Temperatures are expected to reach 100 degrees with heat index values from 105 to 111 degrees.

Such conditions could contribute to heat stress, heat exhaustion or heat stroke, a bulletin said.




Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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