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Rants and raves

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:26pm

Only in America do we have a day like Black Friday that allows people to trample all over each other, the day after giving thanks for everything we already have. Read more


GDOT dedicates portion of Highway 25 in honor of Bernard F. Miles

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:25pm

Bernard F. Miles II remembered his father Wednesday as he and his family gathered in an empty lot along Peach Orchard Road — where the former state representative lived — for a special dedication. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

Augusta woman seeks help to make a merry Christmas for children

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:23pm

A woman who is having trouble making ends meet is looking for some holiday cheer for her family. Read more

Photos Staff Reports

Man dies from injuries sustained in Nov. 15 fire

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:20pm

A man who was injured in a fire two weeks ago in Augusta died on Wednesday evening. Read more

From Staff Reports

Press attorney says coliseum authority met illegally

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 5:36pm

The Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority violated the state’s open meeting law Tuesday by allowing four Augusta commissioners into a closed-door discussion on the James Brown Arena, the general counsel for the Georgia Press Association said Wednesday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Man arrested after standoff with police in Aiken

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 4:47pm

A Graniteville man has been charged with assault and battery and other offenses in a standoff with authorities at an Aiken apartment complex Tuesday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

Cyber experts share insights on Augusta’s future at luncheon

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 4:18pm
News Business

The future of cyber already is here – and it’s helping chart where the Augusta area is headed.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Joe Hotchkiss

Man facing child molestation charges in incidents at Halloween attraction

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 3:46pm

A suspect in one of several alleged sexual abuse incidents reported at Plantation Blood this year was denied bond Wednesday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Marshal’s Office makes another arrest for illegal dumping

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 3:27pm

An Augusta man arrested Tuesday on a charge of illegal dumping was denied bond Wednesday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson