Deal vetoes drone bill



ATLANTA – The Augusta Commission’s desire to pass an ordinance on drones before the General Assembly enacted its... Read more

Gov. Deal signs state budget with local benefits



ATLANTA — Libraries, juvenile centers, a hospital and university research in the Augusta area will all benefit... Read more

Allen to hold community forum today

U.S. Rep. Rick Allen will hold a community forum Monday in Columbia County.

The event, which will start at 6 p.m. in... Read more

Tuesday is last day to register to vote in May 24 election


Tuesday is the last day to register to vote in the May 24 statewide general primary and nonpartisan election, which includes... Read more

Judge to weigh charity's challenge of housing violations...

A Harrisburg rooming house for the homeless cited for numerous code violations didn’t have its day in court –... Read more

Senate panel votes for MOX funding cuts


A day after a House panel voted for continuing the current level of funding for the MOX program, a Senate subcommittee voted... Read more

Georgia Democrats' delegate selecting process is regimented ...

Georgia Democrats follow a complicated process for selecting their 113 delegates and eight... Read more

Republicans to select delegates for convention


When more than 2,000 Republicans arrive in Aug­usta for the state convention in June, their... Read more



Information session on animal ordinance changes to be held Wednesday

Big changes and big programs of which the public may not be aware are the topic of a series of city of Augusta forums.

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Grovetown sues suspended city clerk


The city of Grovetown has filed a lawsuit against suspended city clerk Vicky Capetillo that accuses her of a breach of... Read more

Officials give praise to River Watch upgrades


They’re causing lane closures and headaches now, but millions in Transportation Investment Act spending is enhancing safety and... Read more