Highway roadwork to pause for holiday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:49pm
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The Georgia Department of Transportation announced it will suspend construction-related lane closures for the holiday weekend. Read more

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Man wanted for aggravated assault in Warrenton arrested

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:42pm
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The man sought by Warrenton police for aggravated assault has been taken into custody. Read more

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Fort Gordon ceremony honors fallen soliders

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 7:19pm
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Service members, veterans and community members gathered at Fort Gordon on Thursday for the annual remembrance ceremony, honoring fallen service members ahead of Memorial Day. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Jones leaves legacy at Butler High School

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:33pm
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For Car’Tiana Jones, it’s all about leaving a legacy. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Man wanted for questioning in Apple Store robbery

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 4:32pm
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The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man wanted for questioning about the burglary that occurred April 16 at the Apple Store on Wrightsboro Road. Read more

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Evans quadruplets plan to pursue different paths after graduation Saturday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 4:00pm
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They look like four guys in high school just hanging out in a living room in Evans. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Local businessman to redevelop former Marshall Square property

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 3:31pm
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The new owner of the former Marshall Square property in Evans says he plans to redevelop the more than 8-acre tract in a manner consistent with its surroundings, which is rapidly becoming Columbia County’s “downtown.” Read more

Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Grovetown man arrested in car-shooting incident

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 3:10pm
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A Grovetown man was arrested Tuesday evening after allegedly shooting at a vehicle travelling north on Dodge Lane. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

North Augusta breaks ground on stadium, development

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 1:28pm
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It was a long time coming, but Thursday was a big day for what used to be called Project Jackson. Read more

Staff Writer Photos James Folker

Fort Gordon to host LGBT pride month program

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:40am
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An LGBT pride month program will be held June 1 at Fort Gordon. Read more

Staff Writer Doug Stutsman

University to purchase Trinity for $16 million

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:20am
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University Hospital will buy former competitor Trinity Hospital of Augusta for $16 million, University’s boards voted today. The purchase will close on June 30. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Augusta homeless man wanted for questioning

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:20am
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A homeless man is wanted for questioning regarding possible felony theft by conversion. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

I-20 lanes to close near state line

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 11:12am
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Georgia Department of Transportation crews will return today, causing lanes to close around the state line of Interstate 20 westbound.

Read more Staff Writer Doug Stutsman

Garbage truck falls into sink hole

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 9:31am
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A section of Central Avenue will remain closed indefinitely after a sinkhole opened and a city garbage truck fell into it Thursday morning.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Columbia County hoping to identify person of interest in vehicle break-ins

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 9:25am
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The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is asking for public assistance in identifying a person of interest who may have knowledge of recent vehicle break-ins.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Augusta GreenJackets players visit children at hospital

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:35am
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Corbin Delk smiled and held out his fist, and each Augusta GreenJackets player returned the fist bump with an equally large smile. Read more

Staff Writer Photos David Lee

Hospital settles lawsuit about failing to honor patient’s wishes on extending life

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:31am
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Doctors Hospital has settled a lawsuit filed by the granddaughter of a 91-year-old woman who didn’t want to undergo continuing medical treatment if there was no chance of recovery. Read more

Staff Writer Sandy Hodson

Rants & Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:30am
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Ron Cross says Pam Tucker has a “narcissistic personality.” … Cross is the definition of narcissistic personality. Read more

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Local reaction to health care legislation score mixed

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:28am
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Reaction in Georgia to the score by the Congressional Budget Office of the revised American Health Care Act was decidedly mixed. Read more

Staff Writer Tom Corwin

Warrenton police looking for man

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 05/24/2017 - 9:53pm
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The Warrenton Police Department is looking for a man considered armed and dangerous following two assault incidents. Read more

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