Burglar robs package shop

Someone burglarized an Augusta package shop early Sunday by removing a heater duct and crawling through a hole in the building’s wall.

The burglar stole cash and two cases of beer from Smitty’s Package Shop at 1815 Martin Luther King Blvd., according to a Richmond County sheriff’s report.



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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