At least one, perhaps both, of Columbia County's newest commissioners intend to resign their positions to run for the state House seat being vacated next week by State Rep. Ben Harbin.
The former head of the struggling Augusta Neighborhood Improvement Corp. turned up Wednesday on Augusta's list of four finalists to head the Augusta Housing and Community Development department.
All local high school football seniors are welcome to participate in the Border Bowl Combine on July 18.
DECATUR, Ga. - A suspended DeKalb County official accused of pressuring vendors for campaign contributions has been found guilty of attempted theft by extortion and perjury.
State Rep. Barbara Sims said she is satisfied to leave a legacy that includes advancing transportation, school choice and the needs of Georgia Regents University during a decade in the Georgia House.
GREELEYVILLE, S.C. — Local and regional authorities say they haven't ruled out any potential causes in a fire that destroyed a black church in South Carolina, but a federal official ...
DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. - A Douglas County man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend after she took up with his estranged wife has been sentenced to life without parole.
ATHENS, Ga. - Law officers in Athens are investigating the theft of an estimated $100,000 worth of bottled liquor and wine after a semi-trailer loaded with the alcohol went missing.
The Aiken County Board of Education selected Dorchester County educator Dr. Sean Alford as the next superintendent of Aiken County Public Schools during a called meeting Tuesday night.
An Augusta housekeeper won the jackpot prize from a Fantasy 5 lottery ticket.
Georgia Power Chief Executive Paul Bowers stressed how important education and engagement from local business leaders are for the success of Georgia economic development when he spoke Tuesday.
An Augusta man died Tuesday from injuries he sustained in a Friday motorcycle accident.
Rising income and low gas prices are making the year's busiest holiday even busier this year.
The family of the man who died in 2013 after being handcuffed and tased by Richmond County Sheriff's deputies filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Friday against Augusta-Richmond County, Sheriff ...
A new traffic signal on Walton Way will not go into flash mode this week as originally planned because of power loss to the signal.
The Aiken County Coroner's Office has identified a man killed April 10 in a single-vehicle accident.
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 8 p.m. for several area counties.