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SC fines telemarketer $1 million

COLUMBIA — Tea Party Patriots, NARAL Pro-Choice America, and Special Olympics have something dubious in common: All relied on Strategic Fundraising, Inc., a professional solicitor, ...

Thomson distribution center to move

A distribution center located in Thomson for more than 30 years will move to west Georgia. read more ...

Columbia County arrests promoter

    A local promoter was charged Thursday after an Evans business owner said he refused to pay money owed. The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office issued a warrant ...

Solar 'farm' for Fort Gordon?

ATLANTA -- Georgia military installations at Fort Stewart, Fort Gordon, Fort Benning and Kings Bay will one day be housing solar farms that can make ...

Woman gets shell casing in face at Ga. gun range

A south Georgia woman was air lifted from Waycross to a Jacksonville hospital Wednesday after a freak accident in which a spent shell casing lodged ...

Former Hancock County probate judge pleads guilty to stealing county funds

A former Hancock County probate judge pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to stealing county funds. According to U.S. Attorney Michael Moore, Marva Rice entered a ...

Man sought for stealing cigarettes

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man accused of stealing $656 worth of cigarettes from an area business. Approximately 7:27 a.m., deputies responded ...

Body found in home on Powell Avenue

The body of an elderly woman was found Thursday afternoon inside a residence on Powell Avenue. Approximately 4:39 p.m., Richmond County deputies responded to the 2000 ...

False alarms show Augusta hospitals prepared for Ebola

The man had been to a game in Dallas where someone vomited on his socks. When he later began feeling ill and showed up at ...

GRU prepares graduate student run 'open access' journal

Georgia Regents University’s College of Education is preparing to publish a new open-access online journal geared toward graduate students, offering GRU’s younger researchers the opportunity ...

Former Burke County teacher pleads guilty in student sex case

A former Burke County high school teacher was sentenced to seven years in prison for having sex with a student. Ashley N. Ashe, 25, pleaded guilty ...

Teens acquitted of armed robbery

Two teens accused of robbing a man at gunpoint the evening of Jan. 14 were acquitted Thursday. Christopher C. McCrary, 15, and Keylan M. Baker, 16, ...

Man who shot restaurant worker during robbery attempt pleads guilty

An Augusta man accused of shooting a fast food restaurant employee during an attempted robbery pleaded guilty Tuesday. Fredrick J. Bolden, 23, pleaded guilty in Richmond ...

Republican Rick Allen targets overregulation in congressional campaign

Visiting each of the 19 counties in Georgia’s 12th Congressional District this week, Rick Allen looked at times like a seasoned businessman who has balanced ...

Director of National Security Agency speaks about private, government partnerships

The director of the National Security Agency said Thursday that the nation’s security rests on breaking down barriers between private and government sectors specializing in ...

Local owners sell Champions Retreat

For the first time in its almost 10 years of existence, Champions Retreat Golf Club is no longer locally owned. Tower Three Partners and its affiliate, ...

2 sought in drug-related shooting

Aiken police are seeking two men involved in a drug-related shooting on York Street and Edgefield Avenue on Tuesday. The victim told police he took drugs, ...

Car strikes bus carrying elementary school children on field trip

Police are working an accident where a vehicle ran a red light and struck a school bus carrying elementary school children on a field trip. Police ...

2 arrested in morning holdup

Two Jackson men are in custody after an unsuccessful armed robbery at Gas Plus on Jefferson Davis Highway Thursday morning. Police were called to the store ...

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