Although Augusta homicides are up compared with this time last year, police say a two-month absence of any is proof that some of their crime initiatives are paying off.
An Aiken Department of Public Safety officer named in a federal lawsuit alleging civil rights violations during a 2014 traffic stop has resigned, Chief Charles Barranco confirmed.
The Georgia Department of Transportation has announced a partnership with Waze, a popular navigation app that warns drivers of traffic delays, police and wrecks.
An Augusta man in jail for the past week after being accused of going after his estranged girlfriend with a stolen gun will remain in jail.
In Richmond County, 4,318 register voters have cast ballots early or by absentee ballot in the runoff election to fill the Richmond County State Court judgeship currently held by John Flythe.
South Augusta was the singular focus of a packed bus of city officials, staff and residents during a nearly four-hour, 48-mile tour Thursday.
Registered nurses who want to provide advanced care can get help with going back to school full time through two federal grants to the College of Nursing at Augusta University.
Three weeks after a shooting that sent fireworks observers scurrying on Riverwalk Augusta, police said they are no closer to identifying the second unknown shooter.
Road construction is not expected to delay traffic near Lakeside high and middle schools and Blue Ridge Elementary when students return Aug. 8, and it might actually improve the congestion-plagued area, officials said Thursday.