When former Richmond County Sheriff Ronnie Strength arrived for the dedication of the sheriff's office administration building in his honor Tuesday, he thought there were too many chairs under the tent. That's the kind of fellow he is. Humble and unassuming,
Olin Berry and his wife Harriett are one of 23 families in the South Carolina midlands who are "cooperative observers" for the National Weather Service.
Using data from local sheriff's offices and the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System, The Augusta Chronicle found 46 active cases in the Augusta area.
Five months after the Richmond County Sheriff's Office organized a two-day cleanup, illegal signs are back on street corners, public rights of way and telephone poles.
Dr. Elizabeth Everitt, the superintendent of Aiken County schools since 2008, retired this week. She sat down to talk about her four decades in education.
Kim Evans, of the Boys and Girls Clubs of the CSRA, said the program will help students learn about making good choices, choosing the right friends, coping with emotions and other issues that might have caused their disciplinary infractions in the first place.
The allure of free sales tax was enough to draw soon-to-be Georgia Regents University freshman Tanousha Augustin into Best Buy on Friday for a laptop purchase.
Augusta's historical sites and local authors will be in the television spotlight this weekend. C-SPAN's Cities Tour series showcases the Garden City's literary life on Saturday and history on Sunday.
Alleen Brake was found on the second floor between the stairs and a bedroom door after firefighters put out the blaze.
Turnout was light but enthusiastic for Augusta's first mall information session about the Nov. 3 sales tax referendum.