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Kirby: Vacation travelers head for the hills

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 10:38pm
Columnists News

Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again. Read more

Columnist Bill Kirby

Rants and raves

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 10:14pm

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Judge sides with prosecution in Reality Winner NSA leak case

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 8:33pm

A federal judge has sided with prosecutors in the case against former Fort Gordon contractor Reality Winner, finding that her defense team should be muzzled from speaking about any information deemed classified by the government, even if it has been widely reported in local, national and international media publications. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Shell casings found weeks after fatal shooting of off-duty deputy Cooke could prove crucial evidence

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 6:00pm

Weeks after an off-duty sheriff”s deputy was fatally shot outside a south Augusta home, additional shell casings were found that could prove crucial to proving what happened the afternoon 43-year-old Gregory Cooke died. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Man caught in attempt to help smuggle contraband into prison pleads guilty

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 5:08pm

A man caught before he could hand over a package of tobacco, cell phones and chargers meant for state prison inmates pleaded guilty Thursday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

July rainfall helps pull state out of drought conditions

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 4:47pm

For the first time in over three years, the entirety of Georgia is free of drought conditions. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Jon Long

Theft indictment returned against former Richmond County employee

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 4:46pm

A former city employee who worked as an administrative assistant for juvenile court has been named in a 23-count indictment. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Columbia County Schools to receive additional grants for College Readiness Programs

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 2:07pm

Four Columbia County schools will receive an additional three-year grant for their National Math and Science Initiative College Readiness Program. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

Richmond County DFCS moved to new temporary location

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 2:06pm

Richmond County has moved its Department of Family and Children Services to a new temporary location. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster