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South Carolina serial killer says there are more victims

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 8:18pm
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SPARTANBURG, S.C. — A South Carolina man convicted of killing seven people says he has more victims who have not been discovered.

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Empty Stocking Fund List

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 7:50pm
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In memory of Edward Scroggs, Allie Scroggs, Allie Scroggs and Michael Scroggs $300.00

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Rants and raves

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 7:42pm
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What makes you think people misread Franken’s intentions, just because he is a comedian, doesn’t give him a pass on unethical behavior. You can’t violate a woman, just because she is sleeping, and think you can pass it off as an SNL joke. Read more

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Snow exits South, marches toward Northeast

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 5:49pm
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ATLANTA — A pre-winter storm that roared through the Deep South and coated half of North Carolina and portions of Virginia in snow pushed northward on Saturday, leaving motorists to brave potentially icy roads and utility crews trying to restore heat and light to thousands.

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Johnston officer killed in wreck

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 5:26pm
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A Johnston, S.C., police officer was killed in a single-vehicle accident Friday night.

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Aiken man killed in early-morning wreck

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 2:44pm
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An Aiken man was killed Saturday morning in a single-vehicle crash.

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Southern snowfall isn’t deep, but inspires weather worries; thousands without power

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 10:43pm
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Snowfall blanketed parts of the Deep South on Friday, delighting schoolchildren with an unexpected holiday but also reviving panicky memories for many adults of past storms that trapped commuters on interstates for hours. More than a quarter-million electrical customers across the South lacked power by the evening. Read more

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UGA, U.S. Army Cyber Command look to partner

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 9:39pm
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The University of Georgia and the Army’s Cybersecurity Command could soon be exchanging students and workers, according to a civilian Army official.

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Rants and raves

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 6:57pm
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This past Saturday while I was at Augusta Exchange shopping center I got disoriented and couldn’t find my SUV. A nice lady stayed with me throughout the whole ordeal and found it for me. She is a fine example of how people should treat one another.

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Louisville woman looking for a little financial help this Christmas

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 6:53pm
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Times are hard for a Louisville woman.

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Coding event gives local students look at cyber future

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 5:55pm
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Hammond Hill Elementary School fifth grader Shayna Poggi and her classmates were excited Friday about working on coding their robot, George Weasley, named for their favorite Harry Potter character.

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North Augusta wrestling team has family approach

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 5:39pm
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Wrestling at North Augusta High School is a family sport.

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Community Foundation awards grants to local organizations

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 5:38pm
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Despite the rain and cold weather, Friday was a beautiful day to Candi Lalonde.

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Augusta teen pleads guilty to armed robberies

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 4:28pm
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An 18-year-old Augusta man caught holding up a convenience store pleaded guilty Friday to multiple charges.

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Elderly man sentenced to prison for DUI crash that seriously injured woman

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 3:11pm
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An elderly Augusta man who caused a crash while driving intoxicated and on the wrong side of the Gordon Highway was sentenced Friday to five years in prison.

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Latest: More than 250,000 without power across the South

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 2:53pm
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ATLANTA — More than a quarter-million electrical customers across the South lack power after a snowstorm and could face a cold night as temperatures plunge.

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Fire that killed elderly Waynesboro couple determined accidental

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 2:36pm
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A house fire that killed an elderly couple on Thursday night was accidental, according to authorities.

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Augusta area serial killer’s appeal reduced to single issue

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 2:12pm
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Augusta area serial killer Reinaldo Rivera, who sits on death row, has lost all but one claim on appeal.

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Columbia County Sheriff’s Office seeking to identify man in connection to theft at mobile phone store

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 12:30pm
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The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is seeking to identify a man in connection to theft at a local mobile phone store.

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Former Richmond County investigator had been discarding evidence bags in personal vehicles, warrant states

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 12:14pm
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A search warrant for a former Richmond County investigator arrested Wednesday states he was in possession of methamphetamines and had been removing evidence bags from the sheriff’s Narcotics Division and discarding them in his county and personal vehicles.

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