Fort Gordon is losing 450 soldiers this summer when a signal battalion moves to Fort Stewart outside of Savannah, the Army announced Friday.
In 2009, girls aged 15 to 19 combined for 595 pregnancies in Richmond County, with more than 11 new pregnancies documented each week. The number dipped to 410 in 2012.
A city subcommittee on Friday finalized plans to impose a mandatory monthly fee of $14 for three years on approximately 3,500 landowners still using septic tanks when a city sewer line is located within 100 feet.
Three pellet guns were confiscated in separate incidents at two Richmond County elementary schools this week, officials said Friday.
Bayvale students receive take-home meals every Friday, a program born from a partnership between the Richmond County school system and Golden Harvest Food Bank.
By weekend's end, all of the Richmond County Coroner's Office will be trained to spot abuse of the elderly and at-risk, a task that officials say is not easy.
Police are advising Super Bowl fans to plan for one of the country's most popular drinking days so they don't find themselves behind bars.
The contractor consortium building two nuclear reactors at Georgia Power's Plant Vogtle has announced an 18-month delay to complete the expansion project, according to a document filed Thursday.
On Thursday, Augusta singer and musician Miranda Pokrzywinski could officially say the four words her family and friends had waited to hear: "I'm going to Hollywood!"
Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis' effort to help the city's young people got under way Thursday with a brainstorming session at Richmond County TechnicalCareer Magnet School.