A 40-year-old Augusta man told police he was robbed at about 1:30 a.m. Friday outside a friend's house on Boykin Road, a Richmond County sheriff's report said.
According to the report, the man said he was struck in the head with an object by three unknown men, knocking him unconscious.
When he woke up, he was missing $678. The man told police he did want to prosecute, but that he did not want to speak with an investigator.
Learning center is offering GED classes
The Richmond County Board of Education 21st Century Community Learning Center, in collaboration with Augusta Technical College, is offering General Education Development preparation classes at Glenn Hills High School.
Classes are offered between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. For more information, call (706) 481-1632.
Volunteers needed for river cleanup
Volunteers are needed for the annual Rivers Alive Communitywide Waterways Cleanup that will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 27 along more than a dozen local streams.
In all, 13 teams are being assembled to remove litter and other unwanted objects along Betty's Branch, Butler Creek, Euchee Creek, Horse Creek, Jones Creek, Lake Olmstead, the Augusta Canal, Raes Creek, Reed Creek, Rocky Creek, Spirit Creek, the Savannah River and other waterways.
The cleanups start at 9 a.m., and all volunteers will receive a Rivers Alive T-shirt and directions to the celebration picnic for participating.
For more details or to locate a team captain contact, call Frank Carl, (706) 364-5253.
Agency seeks input on nuclear contracts
Contracting agencies and the public can comment on the National Nuclear Security Administration's contracting structure for nuclear weapons complexes.
The agency oversees eight nuclear weapons complexes. It is evaluating alternatives to current contract arrangements.
Comments can be posted on the Federal Business Opportunities Web site at www.fedbizopps.gov.
Harlem City Council meeting rescheduled
The regular monthly meting of the Harlem City Council has been postponed until Oct. 22 because of scheduling difficulties.
The meeting of the mayor and city council is normally held on the third Monday of each month.
This month, a work session will begin at 6 p.m. Oct. 22 at City Hall on Louisville Road, and the council meeting will immediately follow.