Details released on Augusta's Dec. 5 Christmas Fantasy Parade

The Miss Augusta Scholarship Pageant Board will hold the 2009 Christmas Fantasy Parade at 3 p.m. Dec. 5 on Broad Street.

The area’s largest Christmas parade will include floats, walking groups and marching bands.

The event will precede the Downtown Augusta Light-Up Spectacular. Awards will be handed out for best large float, best small float and most spirited walking group.

Entry forms are available at, or by e-mailing


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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