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Empty Stocking List

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 9:50pm

Empty Stocking List

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Rants & Raves

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 9:44pm

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Kirby: Fall leaves finally made the show

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 9:39pm

Summer ends, and autumn comes, and he who would have it otherwise would have high tide always and a full moon every night. Read more

Columnist Photos Bill Kirby

City OKs settlement with man shocked at jail

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 6:24pm

The Augusta Commission authorized a $150,000 settlement for a man shocked with a stun gunby deputies at the Richmond County jail while he appeared compliant on video.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Fire kills 16 dogs

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 5:05pm

Sixteen dogs died in a mobile home fire on Old Waynesboro Road early Monday.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Ten local attorneys seek to replace Roper

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 4:05pm

Ten Augusta area attorneys have submitted their applications to the Judicial Nominating Commission as candidates for the governor’s appointment to replace retiring Superior Court Judge J. David Roper.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

North Augusta man faces 3 counts of attempted murder

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 2:56pm

A North Augusta man shot by Aiken County deputies early Sunday is now facing charges of attempted murder.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Holiday mail shipping deadlines rapidly approaching

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 2:46pm

If you’re planning to ship any of the estimated 16 billions cards or packages through the U.S. Postal Service this holiday season, there are deadlines to ensure the package arrives on time.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Do-it-yourself what?! More kidney patients learning in-home dialysis

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 2:41pm

W.E. “Bubber” Wilkes spent 30 years raising turkeys and then beef cattle, 24 years on the Oconee County Commission, and five years working security at Athens Regional Hospital.

Read more Georgia Health News Photos Leigh Beeson

Jackson Middle students study habitat for endangered species at SRS

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 2:21pm

A group of middle school pupils recently visited the Savannah River Site tosee how the habitats for endangered species are being protected and created on the 310-mile nuclear reservation.

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Local company buys SunTrust Building

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 12:25pm
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A company affiliated with Augusta brothers Mason H. and William D. McKnight announced Monday it has acquired The SunTrust Building at 801 Broad St.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Rants and raves

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 9:09pm

I appreciate all the kind and generous souls who have contributed to those agencies that feed and clothe the needy. Your efforts and huge hearts are celebrated, especially during this time of Thanksgiving. Read more

Warren County crash kills two

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 8:26pm

The third and fourth fatalities in approximately two months on a Warren County road occurred over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, according to the Georgia State Patrol public information office.

Read more Correspondent Photos Donna Stillinger

College helping soldiers recover from injuries

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 8:13pm

Armstrong State University will soon be helping the U.S. Army research how to better prevent musculoskeletal injuries in soldiers and shorten the time it takes for those soldiers to return to duty. Read more

Savannah Morning News Dash Coleman

Moore: We should treat the military like members of the family on holidays

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 7:33pm

Thanksgiving was great at our house; mainly because nobody was there. That included JoAn and me. Most of our family converged on son Jerry and Michelle’s house a couple of hours away. Read more

Columnist Glynn Moore

Empty Stocking Fund

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 7:20pm

The Augusta Chronicle’s Empty Stocking Fund has helped make Christmas better for those who needed it for 86 years. Read more

Frantom calls to ease state, local restrictions on booze

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 7:14pm

Augusta Commissioner Sean Frantom wants distilleries and possibly breweries to make their products in downtown Augusta. Read more

Staff Writer Susan McCord

Pardon Our Mess: Old restaurant site cleaned up

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 7:12pm

WHERE: The former Edmund’s Bar-b-cue restaurant at 511 Edgefield Road

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Aiken couple’s December slaying remains unsolved

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 6:27pm

Next week will be a year since an Aiken County couple was slain in their home during a suspected burglary. Read more

Staff Writer Bianca Cain Johnson

The Way We Were: Beau Jack

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 6:26pm

Walter Massingale at Georgia Bank & Trust shared this photo with me a few weeks ago, and wondered if I knew anything about those in it. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby