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GDOT to make new lane shift along Windsor Spring Road

1 hour 34 min ago
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Traffic will be realigned along Windsor Spring Road on Thursday, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation.

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At UN, Trump threatens ‘total destruction’ of North Korea

1 hour 48 min ago
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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the “total destruction’” of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons.

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Man dies from Sunday shooting

1 hour 52 min ago
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An Augusta man has died from from a shooting incident Sunday, according to the Richmond County Coroner’s Office.

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Protest at Georgia Tech after vigil; 3 arrested

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:35pm
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ATLANTA — Three people were arrested Monday night during a protest after a vigil for a Georgia Tech student who was fatally shot by campus police, a university spokesman said.

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Protests turn violent at Georgia Tech

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:43pm
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ATLANTA — Georgia Tech alerted students to shelter indoors because of violent protests on campus Monday night after police fatally shot a student over the weekend.

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North Augusta works to plug $350,000 hole in 2018 budget

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 9:06pm
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North Augusta City Council began working on its 2018 budget Monday night, addressing a projected $350,000 shortfall that could cause the city to raise taxes for the first time in 25 years.

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Neighbors oppose liquor store reopening

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 7:28pm
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The years haven’t made many friends for a Turpin Hill neighborhood liquor store.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Kirby: Autumn brings new sounds of the season

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 5:29pm
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To be simple is the best thing in the world. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Rants and raves

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 4:43pm
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Lenin called socialized medicine (single payer) the keystone in the arch of the Socialist state. When the government makes your health care decisions, they have life or death control over you. Be careful what you wish for.

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Burke County Sheriff’s Office makes arrests in connection to month long drug investigation

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 4:17pm
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Four people were arrested in a drug bust by the Burke County Sheriff’s Office on Friday

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Augusta officials reflect on hurricane preparation efforts

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 4:00pm
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This time around, it was towels.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Gas prices slowly trending down with storms gone

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:23am
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With two major hurricanes now in the nation’s rear-view mirror, gas prices are starting to slowly come down.

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Man admits to killing girlfriend’s toddler

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:19am
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Jada Mills would have turned 4 today if she hadn’t suffered injuries a doctor equated to being dropped from the height of 10 stories.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Georgia Tech student with knife killed by campus police

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 10:50pm
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Enrollment for Aiken schools’ GED program starts Monday

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 6:21pm
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Open enrollment for GED classes through Aiken County Public Schools’ Adult Education program begins Monday and continues through Thursday.

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Savannah River National Laboratory researcher named Embassy Science Fellow

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:35pm
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A nuclear material expert from Savannah River National Laboratory is going to Japan on a three-month assignment as a U.S. Embassy Science Fellow to help eliminate key security risks.

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WAY WE WERE: Where is this? What is this?

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:34pm
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Where is this?

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Rants and raves

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:34pm
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With Hurricane Irma now over, it seems that the Far Left is now upset that FEMA, Fla,. SC. & GA all actually did a good job of handling it.

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Glynn Moore: Not even a hospital should have caged children and a magician

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:26pm
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Recently I was hospitalized for a day because it was the fastest way to get some fresh blood. I told them I didn’t want to spend the night and would check out when they finished with me even if it was 2 o’clock in the morning.

Read more Columnist Photos Glynn Moore

Easter Seals selling ornaments, wine tickets

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:21pm
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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Amanda King