Transition center escapee captured


A man who escaped from the Augusta Transition Center was back in custody Wednesday night.

Rashad Akil Jackson, 22, whose last known address was 5255 Henderson Road in Hephzibah, had been jailed on charges of aggravated assault, possession of a weapon during the commission of a crime and other weapons charges. He was charged with escape as well.


Wed, 02/22/2017 - 14:33

North Augustan films birds-eye view of Project Jackson work

Don Barclay, a Savannah River Site retiree and software developer, shot this footage of ongoing site work at Project Jackson with a VGI Mavic Pro quad copter he got for Christmas. Read more

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 12:20

Missing girl located