The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a "call to action" that the U.S. needs to address the increasing spread of C. diff and other deadly antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Nuclear construction like that under way at Georgia Power's Plant Vogtle got a boost this week in a proposal unveiled by the Obama administration.
Some Richmond County school buses will carry a deputy this year as the sheriff's office cracks down on motorists who fail to yield for stop signals.
Since implementing in 2011 a new system of assessing property values using aerial images, the Richmond County Board of Assessors reports $2.35 million in discovered property tax and other revenue.
Voter approval of a Nov. 3 special purpose, local option sales tax referendum is "crucial" to continuing the mission of law enforcement, Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree said at a voter open house.
Columbia County commissioners voted unanimously to approve more than $80,000 in severance pay to former Community and Leisure Services Director Barry Smith.
Lionel Harper summed up his feelings on being one of four Richmond County teachers selected to start a pilot of the district's new cybersecurity career pathway this year with one word: "privileged."
AIKEN - Dr. Sean Alford delivered an aggressive plan Tuesday for his first 100 days as leader of the Aiken County Public School District.
Five environmental groups are seeking to join the legal fight against the proposed Palmetto Pipeline.
Battle lines are being drawn as Augusta Commission members start a last push to garner public input and support for the sales tax package going before voters Nov. 3.