Business owners are hopeful a plan unveiled Thursday by Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree will change the perception of a dangerous downtown.
Nearly 900 firearms were lost or stolen from Georgia gun dealers last year, which ranks the state among the Top 5, according to federal data released this month.
Officials with the Richmond County Health Department acknowledged Thursday that public health employees improperly denied requests for information and attempted to bar photographs during a public meeting.
WAYNESBORO — The first time Daniel Rodriguez considered a career in law enforcement in the late 1980s, he turned it down because of the low pay. The second time, he was the victim of an armed robbery.
The Richmond County Board of Education approved adjusting school curriculums to add 30 to 40 minutes of practicing cursive writing to classroom sessions during Thursday night's regular board meeting.
With a softer blow expected to hit Georgia's education funding next fiscal year, the Richmond County Board of Education is planning to eliminate five furlough days in the 2014-15 budget.
Augusta candidates for mayor and state Senate faced a skeptical crowd at a Thursday forum in east Augusta.
BLACKVILLE, S.C. -- James Gloster, who died last week at 83, was a Barnwell County farmer loved and respected by all who knew him.
A Warrenville man has died Thursday after being struck by Norfolk Southern train in Aiken County.
The former Augusta area businesswoman who turned the American dream into a nightmare that has yet to end for many people was sentenced Wednesday to 24 years in prison.