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2003 death remains unsolved

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:40pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

From the moment he was born, Ebony Hicks thought there was something different about her son, Anthony. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Plant Vogtle could use new fuel when MOX is complete

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 10:47pm

Two major nuclear construction projects in the area are separated only by a river, wooded distance of about 13 miles, and by bureaucratic and materials science issues. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Former Augusta mayor says he’s not eying return to post

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 10:47pm

He has the public’s ear for three hours a day, five days a week, but does former Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver plan to seek another term? Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

City Ink: More on city payroll join $100,000 club

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 10:18pm
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Ten more Augusta employees and elected officials became members of the $100,000 or more salary club this year, bringing the total membership to 40. Read more

Columnist Sylvia Cooper

Kirby: A president sees our flaws

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 9:15pm
Columnists News

Our differences are policies; our agreements, principles. Read more

Staff Writer Bill Kirby

UPDATE: People reported missing in Aiken County found

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 4:05pm

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding two missing people.

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Aiken County crash proves fatal

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 10:39am

A two-vehicle collision killed an Aiken County firefighter Saturday morning.

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Another man’s treasures

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 12:43am

Budget for Georgia teacher pay increases

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:34pm

ATLANTA — Georgia teachers and other state employees would get a two percent salary increase while staff overseeing child welfare cases will see a 19 percent raise under the Georgia House’s budget proposal approved Friday. Read more

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