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Police need help finding a missing autistic girl

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 1:31pm
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Police need help finding a missing autistic girl.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Ruling in MOX case favors state but victory elusive

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 12:30pm
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The ruling in the South Carolina lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Energy might not be as much of a victory as it first appears. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Garrett Elementary wins statewide honor

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:26am
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Stacey Walk thought her school was forgotten. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

North Augusta council OKs construction watchdog

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 9:28pm
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North Augusta City Council voted Monday night to give preliminary approval to hire a part-time construction management expert to help with Ballpark Village.

Read more Staff Writer Photos James Folker

Rants and raves

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 9:13pm
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Comments from readers:

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Kirby: Of rain and sunshine

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 9:12pm
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There’s no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Celebration planned for centennial of Houghton School building

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 9:11pm
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Heritage Academy will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Houghton School on Wednesday.

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Comcast awards Augusta students with scholarships

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 7:36pm
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Comcast NBCUniversal has awarded nine Augusta students with $1,000 scholarships for the 2017 school year as part of its annual Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Vote on S-Bar Sunday sales goes to full Augusta Commission

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 7:26pm
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A decision to refuse a North Leg Road nightclub owner a license to serve alcohol on Sundays goes before the Augusta Commission on Tuesday for a vote.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Augusta film industry growing with ‘Hollywood Dirt’

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 7:19pm
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Augusta’s film industry continues to expand with the ongoing production of Hollywood Dirt.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Active shooter drill at SRS set for Wednesday

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:39pm
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Emergency response teams at Savannah River Site will conduct an active shooter drill Wednesday.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Mets assign Tebow to Columbia

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:09pm
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The New York Mets announced Monday that Tim Tebow will begin his professional baseball career with the Columbia Fireflies and could be appearing in Augusta soon.

Read more Staff Writer Photos David Lee

Peach crop wiped out?

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:01pm
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EDGEFIELD COUNTY, S.C. — About 85 percent of the Edgefield County peach crop was wiped out by three straight nights of below-freezing temperatures last week, according to Sonny Yonce of Big Smile Peaches in Johnston.

Read more Staff Writer Photos James Folker

Internationally recognized patient advocate returning to AU Medical Center

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 3:38pm
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A pioneer in patient advocacy is coming “full circle” back to AU Medical Center to take a leadership position to increase patient outcomes and engagement.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Richmond County library schedules Easter egg hunt

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 3:18pm
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The Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System will hold an Easter egg hunt April 8.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Gas prices have declined, but summer increase likely

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 1:59pm
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Gas prices have seen a gradual decline, but that doesn’t mean a summer increase isn’t just around the bend.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Westminster wins state literary title

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 12:54pm
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The literary team at Westminster Schools of Augusta captured the state championship last week at Valdosta State University.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

WAY WE WERE: Old Houghton School

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 6:50pm
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Did you go to Houghton Elementary?

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Rants and raves

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 5:42pm
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A big rave for the efforts and history lessons by Dr. Mallory Millender. If only Trump and his ignorant higher ups had such lessons when they were younger, they would not be making all the racist gaffes they have been doing since before the election. The need for the history lessons so that we no longer honor those who had made heinous moves in the past such as promoting slavery is the right way to progress. We cannot taint our future by leaving wrongful promotion of what is known to be bad and sad ways.

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Glynn Moore: How sad it must be to be beautiful and in need of a date

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 5:41pm
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The world is against pretty people, and so they must turn to computer dating sites to get a Saturday night out.

Read more Columnist Photos Glynn Moore