Former Augusta mayor Bob Young is stepping down as president and chief executive officer of the Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy.
The Christmas Spirit Foundation and FedEx teamed up to provide more than 500 free live evergreen trees to Fort Gordon active duty military personnel Thursday.
Kathleen Conlee, the vice president for animal research issues at the Humane Society of the the United States, will join a rally Saturday at Georgia Regents University.
A somber President Obama called himself "one of the countless millions who drew inspiration from Nelson Mandela's life."
Nelson Mandela, the beloved statesmen and colossus of the 20th century who emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95.
Augusta Regional Airport was one of five airports in the southeast to win the Airport Safety Mark of Distinction.
The lame-duck BCS system is giving us a final reason to rejoice in its demise with a full-throated debate over the relative beauty of each remaining pageant contestant.
An Augusta man who killed his estranged wife because he thought she was going to end their marriage was sentenced Thursday to life in prison plus 10 years. Harvey J.
CHAMBLEE, Ga. - A motorist who plugged his electric car into an outlet at a school near Atlanta is facing a theft charge, sparking debate about where and when it's acceptable to use power.
Gov. Nathan Deal and First Lady Sandra Deal will visit the Master's Table Soup Kitchen and the Dwight Eisenhower Army Medical Center on Saturday, Dec. 7.
In the months since 56 paraprofessionals, custodians and secretaries received pink slips, more than half have been invited back to work as positions have opened up again.
A prosecutor says Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston will not be charged in a sexual assault case.
WINDER, Ga. -- The Barrow County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 14-month-old boy who was accidentally run over by his mother, authorities said.
EASTMAN, Ga -- A man in middle Georgia’s Dodge County was charged with murder Tuesday for an alleged 1998 slaying that authorities didn’t know about until Monday.
CHESTER, S.C. - A Chester man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for stabbing his girlfriend and killing her unborn child.
A leader in Georgia's Senate says the budget will dominate the upcoming legislative session, with little else "ambitious" to come up from elected officials.
THOMSON -- A bus driver in Glascock County has been placed on leave pending a legal investigation.
JONESBORO, Ga. - Police are trying to figure out what happened to a man whose body was found in a closed fitness center south of Atlanta.
GAINESVILLE, Ga. - Authorities say two teenage boys are facing charges in connection with a threatening note found in a boys' restroom at Gainesville High School.