Columbia County commissioners commended staffers on Tuesday for presenting a proposed budget that is both balanced and avoids property tax increases for at least the 2016-2017 fiscal year.
Lawmakers on a special committee, including Rep. Brian Prince, D-Augusta, spent last summer studying issues surrounding the privacy and safety of the pilotless airplanes.
Libraries, juvenile centers, a hospital and university research in the Augusta area will all benefit from provisions of the state budget Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law Tuesday.
City officials remain tight-lipped about a deal to develop more than six acres of downtown riverfront real estate.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said Tuesday he will veto a bill allowing concealed handguns on college campuses, rejecting the proposal that was easily approved by a legislature controlled by his own ...
The number of people on probation sentences in Georgia helped generate $10 million for private probation companies in a single quarter, with the one handling cases in Richmond County leading the way.
Augusta's new tennis pro has resigned after being offered a raise to remain as men's tennis coach at Southern Virginia University
Candidates running for Georgia House District 123 and Senate District 24 took part in a panel discussion Monday that was preceded by a meet-and-greet and statements from four others ...
The North Augusta City Council found out Monday night that it has about half the money it needs to add two gyms to the Riverview Park Activities Center.
The Columbia County Commission will hold a public hearing on its 2016-17 fiscal year budget Tuesday, and Internal Services Director Leanne Reece said she expects little to change moving forward.
A payroll error that caused all Richmond County School System employees to be paid twice last week is expected to be cleared up by Wednesday, a spokesman said.