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McCormick’s Schneider arrested

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 1:28pm
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McCormick High School head football coach Russ Schneider was arrested last week on charges of driving under the influence.

Read more Staff Writer Photos David Lee

Teen says he was beaten over gang affiliation

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 1:21pm
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A teen told police that several unidentified males beat him Friday evening after asking him about his gang affiliation.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Suspicious package at Augusta Mall store prompts temporary evacuation Saturday

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 1:12pm
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Police made customers temporarily vacate an Augusta Mall store Saturday after employees discovered a suspicious package.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

SRNS aids robotics programs in 2 Aiken County schools

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 11:21am
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Savannah River Nuclear Solutions boosted its financial support to area schools last week by adding a $9,000 donation to support robotics programs in Aiken County schools.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

My dating life in school was difficult

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 11:29pm
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In high school, my wife had it better than me and my old car.

Read more Columnist Photos Glynn Moore

Pardon Our Mess: Reynolds Street plate

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 9:58pm
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What: A steel plate and traffic cones cover a hole in the center of Reynolds Street between two storm drains. For several days, drivers have had to swerve around or drive across the plate, which scatters rocks and moves the cones, leaving parts of the plate and hole unmarked.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Romance tips from a love mechanic

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 9:05pm
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We don’t usually do Valentine’s Day up big at our house, so this month has been uneventful except for birthdays. In years past, we would go out to dinner, but even that took a back seat this year to work and sickness.

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Your comments on You Remembered photo

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 7:04pm
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Here are some of your comments on the Jan. 30 mystery photo.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

2003 death remains unsolved

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:40pm
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The shooting death of an Augusta teenager remains one of five unsolved Richmond County homicides from 2003.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Engineers Week marks 66 years

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:38pm
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This week marks the 66th consecutive year that scientific and engineering associations have come together to educate and enlighten children’s minds with engineering-themed contests and activities.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

YOU REMEMBERED: The Hollywood Gang Gathers

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:37pm
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On Jan. 30 we published a photograph under the headline “The Gang’s All Here” and asked for your help.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Rants & Raves

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:34pm
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Trashy, trashy, trashy.

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McDuffie County teen takes over for sensei after his master’s death

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:28pm
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There are times when an unanticipated blow lands hard. The light shifts, the world tilts and with your pulse roaring in your ears, you react. Read more

The News and Farmer Photos Parish Howard

Presidents Day tours at Woodrow Wilson house

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 12:58pm
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The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson, 419 Seventh St., will be open for tours Monday in honor of Presidents Day.

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SRNL tests radiation detection equipment, trains law enforcement

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 12:08am
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Scientists at Savannah River National Laboratory used unique resources available at Savannah River Site to conduct tests of nuclear detection systems and train law enforcement officers from five states with live radioactive materials. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Helping out at the park

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 12:07am
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Staff Photographer Photos Michael Holahan

Rants and raves

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 12:05am

Some Richmond County deputies armed with new technique to end chases

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 11:25pm
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Several Richmond County sheriff’s deputies are now trained with a new method for stopping fleeing suspects. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center is already attracting attention to Augusta, officials say

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 11:19pm
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Before a shovelful of dirt is turned on the project, the Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training Center is attracting industry attention to Augusta and is sparking talk of future collaborations that will transcend traditional boundaries and lead to new and innovative training opportunities, officials said. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Surgeons at Children’s Hospital reshape boy’s head

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 11:18pm
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From the moment he was born, Ebony Hicks thought there was something different about her son, Anthony. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin