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Lane closure planned for Washington Road near Augusta National

1 hour 12 min ago
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A lane closure is planned for Washington Road near Augusta National Golf Club on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Rants & Raves

1 hour 37 min ago
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Trump makes sure that he and his daughter disrespect the parents and meet up with other family members and then to brag about it? This is just as bad as when he repeatedly disrespected the the Khan Gold Star family

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Kirby: Let’s be raiders of the lost art

1 hour 39 min ago
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A kind word warms for three winters.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Irish Travelers to have plea hearings

2 hours 30 min ago
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Change–of–plea hearings have been scheduled for today for 22 defendants in a federal racketeering case involving Irish Travelers from Murphy Village.

Read more Staff Writer Photos James Folker

CSRA Probation Services acquires Sentinel

3 hours 48 min ago
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An Evans-based probation services firm on Monday announced it has acquired Sentinel Offender Services’ statewide operations, effectively ending the embattled California company’s misdemeanor probation business in Georgia.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Marshal: Zone approach part of city littering, blight strategy

4 hours 30 min ago
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A zoned approach by the Richmond County Marshal’s Office and the reinstatement of Keep Augusta Beautiful are two prongs of a new effort to address littering, dumping and blight across Augusta.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Seasonal gas price increase is coming

5 hours 3 min ago
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A seasonal increase at the pump is right around the corner, experts said.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Support limited for renaming Augusta’s Calhoun Expressway

5 hours 4 min ago
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Support for renaming John C. Calhoun Expressway appears to be lacking on the Augusta Commission.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Davidson pair chosen STAR student, teacher

5 hours 19 min ago
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High School senior Hannah Huang was at a total loss for words Monday after learning she was this year’s STAR student.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Evans man pleads guilty in $4 million MOX fraud case

5 hours 44 min ago
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COLUMBIA, S.C.- An Evans man pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to charges of conspiracy to commit theft of government funds that totaled more than $4.4 million.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Applications being accepted for congressman’s summer internship program

5 hours 54 min ago
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U.S. Rep. Rick Allen announced his summer internship program Monday.

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Williams hospitalized for heart blockage

6 hours 50 min ago
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Augusta Commissioner Marion Williams was hospitalized for four days and had a stent implanted to open a blockage in his heart, he said.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Supreme Court upholds Augusta man’s murder conviction

10 hours 22 min ago
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The Georgia Supreme Court has affirmed the murder conviction of an Augusta man who fatally shot another man inside a hotel room in 2010.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Georgia Supreme Court denies petition from Doctors Hospital that would essentially block hospital in Columbia County

11 hours 18 min ago
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The Supreme Court of Georgia refused Monday to hear a challenge by Doctors Hospital of Augusta against the state that would essentially block a hospital in Columbia County, moving AU Medical Center one step closer to building in Grovetown.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Murder of woman in 1991 still unsolved

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 7:18pm
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When Josephine Lawrence told a robber she had nothing to give, he shot and killed her, but he left a friend who had handed over her purse unharmed.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Rants and raves

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 7:18pm
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Comments from readers:

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Guardrail damaged on Walton Way

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 7:18pm
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WHAT: A guardrail has been damaged in the 2000 block of Walton Way

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Augusta man dies in wreck in Edgefield County

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 7:14pm
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An Augusta man was killed when his car collided with a crane parked along an Edgefield County road, according to Edgefield County Coroner Thurmond Burnett’s office.

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Glynn Moore: Other worlds are enticing, but tiring

Sun, 02/26/2017 - 3:19pm
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Scientist find a solar system 39 light-years away, but I don’t think I could make it on my tires.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Glynn Moore