Riverwalk shooting suspect pleads guilty, sentenced

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 11:58am
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The suspect in the Riverwalk shooting on July 4, 2016 pleaded guilty Monday, the day he was set to stand trial in Richmond County Superior Court. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

UPDATE: 17-year-old wanted in aggravated assault, armed robbery turns self in

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 11:09am
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A teen is wanted by Richmond County authorities in aggravated assault and armed robbery. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

Augusta man dies from gunshot wound

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:52am
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Authorities are investigating the death of a 37-year-old Augusta man. Read more

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26 guns stolen from South Carolina store

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:32am
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AYNOR, S.C. — More than two dozen guns have been stolen from a South Carolina store. Read more

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2 former Georgia prison guards plead guilty to charges involving inmate abuse

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:31am
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ATLANTA — Two former corrections officers in Georgia have pleaded guilty to federal charges involving abuse of inmates.

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Commission, trustees OK month-to-month lease of Pendleton King Park

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:22am
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The Augusta Commission agreed Tuesday for the city to enter a month-to-month lease with trustees of Pendleton King Park. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Coliseum authority approves offer from Regency Mall owner

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:22am
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The authority in charge of James Brown Arena voted 4-2 Tuesday to approve an offer from the owner of Regency Mall to build a new arena at the vacant mall site. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Augusta man killed in traffic accident

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 8:51pm
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An Augusta man died Monday from injuries he received in a car crash, according to the Richmond County coroner.

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City breaks ground behind mall for transit building

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 7:34pm
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There were signs of life Monday at Augusta’s dead mall as city leaders broke ground on an $18 million transit facility butthoughts of building an arena at Regency weren’t far from Mayor Hardie Davis’ mind.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Donations low for Augusta Toys for Tots leading into Christmas holiday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 7:15pm
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For Grace Anderson, the Toys for Tots program provides a sense of “hope” for families who are less fortunate during the Christmas holiday. However, as the program nears its final month of collection, the Augusta Toys for Tots coordinator fears donations may not be enough to keep the program in the Augusta area.

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Health problems threatens Aiken family’s Christmas

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 6:59pm
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Health and medical problems are threatening to keep one Aiken family from having a merry Christmas.

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KIRBY: Readers recall old house, fast feet

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 6:00pm
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In life, a person will come and go from many homes.

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Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 5:57pm
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Someone praised Trump for diplomatic negotiation skills? That’s as big a lie as he tells all the time.

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Roundabout construction goes for committee OK

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 5:27pm
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Two long-awaited traffic roundabouts can move forward Tuesday with approval from an Augusta Commission committee.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Deal announces $35 million expansion for cybersecurity center

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 2:10pm
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Phase two of a multimillion-dollar cybersecurity training center taking shape downtown is expected to be completed by the end of next year. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Joe Hotchkiss