ATLANTA - Disagreements about Georgia's use of the multistate Common Core standards were the biggest differences when the candidates met for their first debate.
The Richmond County Board of Education approved a pilot program to create a satellite virtual laboratory at Cross Creek High School.
ALBANY, Ga. - Defense attorneys for three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak sought to deflect blame in the government's case Tuesday.
The Richmond County Coroner's Office will get some relief now that it can access funds collected through a partnership with Georgia Regents Medical Center.
Donations can be made to the GRU ALS clinic and 80 percent of the money will stay in Augusta to help its patients.
Outlining the benefits of a $16 billion reform package he helped negotiate last month, Sen. Johnny Isakson told Augusta veterans they can expect more accountability.
Five people have been sentenced to federal prison in the sex trafficking of a teenage girl.
A top U.S. Army official visited Fort Gordon on Tuesday for a private meeting to address local and state leaders on the future of the post.
I've lived in Korea, Colorado, New Jersey, Oklahoma and Atlanta, and this is the worst transit system I've ever used.
A proposal calling for a 1.75-mill property tax increase was shot down by city commissioners Tuesday after nearly two hours of debate.
North Augusta's Project Jackson is moving forward. Judge Ernest Kinard ruled in favor of the city in a lawsuit that includes a new stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets.
A deputy recovered 13 packs of cashews, 14 packs of peanuts, one pack of heat nuts and four packs of steakhouse Slim Jims from a shoplifter's pants.
Temperatures have failed to reach 100 so far this summer, but that might not hold true over the next few days and weeks.
A mysterious bacteria growing on Savannah River Site's spent nuclear fuel storage basins has been removed using a special vacuum.
The Richmond County board of education selected Angela Pringle as their next superintendent ending their search a few days before current superintendent Frank Roberson leaves.
Firefighters are working to extinguish a tanker truck fire on Old 96 Road in Aiken County.
Proposed changes to animal ordinances, which have not been updated in 35 years, have been pushed back two weeks because of confusion between Augusta Animal Services advisory board members and the ...
Today about 30 percent of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions are first generation, but 89 percent of them will not complete a bachelor's degree within six years of graduating high school.
A vaccine against a very common sexually transmitted virus that can cause cervical cancer has proven safe and effective over eight years, a Georgia Regents University researcher said.
With disease outbreaks like the Ebola virus and the Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome, Georgia Regents Medical Center is now asking all patients about travel outside the country as a routine ...