Man facing child molestation charges in incidents at Halloween attraction

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 3:46pm
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A suspect in one of several alleged sexual abuse incidents reported at Plantation Blood this year was denied bond Wednesday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Marshal’s Office makes another arrest for illegal dumping

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 3:27pm
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An Augusta man arrested Tuesday on a charge of illegal dumping was denied bond Wednesday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

SRP Federal Credit Union to acquire Burke County bank

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 1:20pm
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The metro area’s largest credit union on Wednesday announced it intends to acquire a Burke County-based community bank. Read more

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Dart Container, formerly Lily-Tulip, to close Augusta plant by 2019

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:04am
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The Augusta factory that looks like a giant paper cup is closing. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Joe Hotchkiss

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office seeks identity of shoplifting suspect

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:01am
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The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help in identifying a shoplifting suspect. Read more

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Additional charges filed against 17-year-old in Mount Auburn Street homicide

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 8:39am
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The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has filed additional charges against a teen arrested in a homicide Tuesday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

24-year-old man arrested in Tampa serial killings

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 7:59am
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TAMPA, Fla. — The suspect in a string of four slayings that terrorized a Tampa neighborhood was arrested after he brought a loaded gun to his job at a McDonald’s and asked a co-worker to hold it, authorities said.

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NBC News fires Matt Lauer over inappropriate sexual behavior

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 7:35am
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NEW YORK — NBC News fired “Today” show host Matt Lauer for what it said Wednesday was “inappropriate sexual behavior” with a colleague, making him perhaps the most familiar figure in America brought down so far by the misconduct allegations that have swept through Hollywood and the media over the past two months.

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