When we look out for our best friends

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:49pm
Columnists News

I was headed to Atlanta the other day for a visit and making  good time  on the interstate. Somewhere in Greene  County  I noticed the car ahead of me beginning to brake and slowing  traffic. Read more

Staff Writer Bill Kirby

Rants & Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:40pm
News

Comments from readers: Read more

Special

Man accused of kidnapping Evans girl denied bond

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 7:06pm
News

The 37-year-old man captured in Tennessee last month with a 15-year-old Evans girl he is accused of abducting and providing methamphetamine drugs was denied bond Friday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Abbigail Lennon

Employees fired by new marshal sue

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 5:14pm
News

Two men fired by the new Richmond County Civil Court marshal filed suit Friday, contending they were terminated for supporting the former marshal in the May election.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Georgia, South Carolina report flu deaths

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 4:00pm
News

Georgia and South Carolina each reported a flu-related death as they continue to see a high level of influenzalike illness.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Augusta father denied bond in child abuse case

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 2:48pm
News

An Augusta man accused of inflicting multiple severe injuries to his infant child was denied bond Friday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Electoral College makes it official: Trump wins presidency

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 2:01pm
News

WASHINGTON — It’s official: Congress has tallied the Electoral College votes and Donald Trump has been elected president.

Read more Photos Associated Press

Police are seeking man suspected in business armed robberies.

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 1:51pm
News

Police are seeking a man in a string a business armed robberies. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Police: 5 dead, 8 injured in shooting at Florida airport

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 1:48pm
News

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A lone shooter opened fire at the Fort Lauderdale, Fla., international airport Friday, killing five people and injuring eight before he was taken into custody, officials said.

Read more Photos Associated Press

Navy vets bring cheer to hospitalized children

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 1:14pm
News

Standing on the fifth floor of the Children’s Hospital of Georgia, Ted Hussey raised his right hand and saluted 13-year-old Matthew McNeely. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Local Salvation Army implementing winter weather plan at shelter

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 1:11pm
News

As a winter storm approaches, the Salvation Army of Augusta is implementing a weather plan for the Center of Hope shelter, 1384 Greene St. Read more

Staff Writer Doug Stutsman

Many area sporting events affected by weather threat

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 11:59am
News High school

All events within the Richmond County School System have been canceled for Saturday because of the threat of winter weather. Read more

Photos Staff Reports

Snow accumulation unlikely in Augusta

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 11:10am
News

As a winter storm approaches, Augusta Fire Chief Chris James said all hands are on deck in Richmond County. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Richmond and Aiken counties cancel weekend school activities

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:54am
News High school

Due to weather concerns, all events within the Richmond County School System have been cancelled for Saturday.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

City revives election dates debate

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:31am
News

Local government elections could be moving again. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Augusta man shot during attempted robbery

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 9:42am
News

An Augusta man suffered major vascular injuries after being shot during an attempted robbery near Allen Homes on Tuesday afternoon.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Kirby: You say you want a resolution?

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 1:55am
News

Skating on thin ice is better than skating on no ice at all. Read more

Staff Writer Bill Kirby

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 12:42am
News

We’ll soon have a Commander in Chief who would rather take the word of Vladimir Putin and Julian Assange than that of U.S. intelligence because their conclusions cast a shadow on his election. How will Trump act when we have a credible threat to national security, such as an imminent attack? Will he not believe them then? Read more

Staff

Legislators: Rep. accused of beating his wife should resign

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/06/2017 - 12:41am
News

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A legislator indicted on allegations of beating his wife should resign, leaders of the South Carolina Legislature said Thursday, with one lawmaker calling it “terrifying and horrific” to hear children on a 911 call screaming for their daddy to stop. Read more

Photos Associated Press

CONTACT US

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES