Body found in vehicle near Family Dollar on Deans Bridge Road

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 07/07/2017 - 1:15pm
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Authorities have released the name of a man found dead Friday in a vehicle near a Family Dollar on Deans Bridge Road.

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Trump meets Putin: Talk of positive results, not of election

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 07/07/2017 - 12:04pm

HAMBURG, Germany — At long last face to face, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin voiced confidence Friday that their historic first meeting would pave the way for a positive trajectory for their two countries. If thornier issues like election meddling came up, they discussed them only in private.

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Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 07/06/2017 - 8:50pm
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Trump has made America the worst it’s ever been. Impeach him now.

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Kirby: Fun, sun, run, done

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 07/06/2017 - 8:49pm
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Crossing the starting line may be an act of courage, but crossing the finish line is an act of faith.

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Corps raising trigger for dam releases

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 07/06/2017 - 8:07pm
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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is proposing a “significant” six-foot increase in the Clarks Hill Lake level it uses to trigger releases from Thurmond Dam as part of a revised drought contingency plan.

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Officials to hold public hearings for millage rate proposals

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 07/06/2017 - 6:40pm
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Grovetown residents could see a property tax increase if a proposed millage rate hike is approved.

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Lincoln County sheriff laid to rest Thursday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 07/06/2017 - 5:03pm
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Those who knew Lincoln County Sheriff Bruce Beggs best remembered him as a public servant and a person who could make you laugh to the point of tears.

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Rain driving out drought

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 07/06/2017 - 11:27am
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Rainfall totals are pushing the area out of drought conditions and residents can expect intermittent showers and possibly below-average temperatures through the end of July, meteorologists with the National Weather Service said.

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Police: 4 children, man found dead after reported stabbing

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 07/06/2017 - 11:23am
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LOGANVILLE, Ga. — Police found four young children and their father apparently stabbed to death in a home outside Atlanta and took the mother into custody early Thursday.

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