In Richmond County, voters have as many as six nonpartisan choices to make, plus up to four contested Democratic primary contests or six Republican races, depending on the choice of ballot and a voter's address.
The Zika virus outbreak in Puerto Rico is siphoning blood from collection centers across the country that are sending donations there to help them cope.
Daniel Dewy Boswell, 22, of Townville, was arrested Sunday evening on charges of enticing a child for indecent purposes, obscene telephone contact with a child, electronically furnishing obscene material to a child and violation
of computer child exploitation act.
An agreement is close between Savannah River Site and the University of Georgia's Savannah River Ecology Laboratory on a program to provide Burke County residents with more understandable information about environmental monitoring.
A Grovetown man set to enter a plea to murder charges in the stabbing of his wife killed himself Monday morning. Philip S. West was to enter an Alford plea Monday in Columbia County Superior Court, admitting that a jury would have had sufficient evidence to find him guilty of murder in the June 14 killing of Sherri West, 47.
Columbia County police are seeking a man who used credit cards stolen from a vehicle at a Bobby Jones Expressway gym.