Voter registration deadline for District 84 race approaching

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 03/10/2017 - 5:17pm
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The deadline to register to vote in the S.C. House District 84 primary next month is nearly here. Read more

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ICE continuing investigation on immigration status of man found at fault in the Airman’s traffic-related death

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 03/10/2017 - 4:09pm
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Immigration officials continue to investigate the status of a man found at fault in the traffic-related death of a U.S. airman stationed at Fort Gordon on Monday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Public comments sought on North Augusta plan

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 03/10/2017 - 2:31pm
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North Augusta’s Planning Commission will hear public comments about the city’s Comprehensive Plan during a meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Municipal Center. Read more

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First Lady of Georgia reads to Augusta pupils

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 03/10/2017 - 2:26pm
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A raspy voice couldn’t slow down the First Lady of Georgia. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Search involving drug-sniffing dogs at Gordon Highway business led to arrest of man on charges

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 03/10/2017 - 1:59pm
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A search involving drug-sniffing dogs at a Gordon Highway business led to the arrest of a man on drug charges. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Kirby: Worse than its bark

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 10:55pm
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I think most of us like trees, and this is the time of year when we marvel again as they begin to bud and bloom.

  Read more Staff Writer Bill Kirby

Rants & Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 10:54pm
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The people who want to change the name of John C. Calhoun Expressway because he owned slaves should think they might not be here today if not for him. Read more

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Charges upgraded in fatal Columbia County wreck

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 10:04pm
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Charges have been upgraded on a man charged in the fatal wreck that killed a Fort Gordon soldier Monday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Harlem Globetrotter shares ABC’s of bullying to Greenbrier students

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 7:14pm
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As Greenbrier Elementary students roared with approval, Orlando Meléndez bent down and lifted fourth-grader Joseph Griffin. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

SC lawmakers consider future of eminent domain, pipelines

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 6:45pm
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South Carolina’s Joint Petroleum Pipeline Study Committee met Thursday and outlined its needs to proceed with recommendations for the future of eminent domain and petroleum pipeline companies in the Palmetto State. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Downtown leaders propose design for Riverwalk Augusta entrances

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 6:41pm
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With no “official” entrance to Riverwalk Augusta, city officials say it’s possible visitors could end up missing downtown Augusta’s greatest natural asset: the Savannah River. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Man arrested after striking Aiken County deputy with vehicle

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 6:09pm
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A suspect was arrested Thursday after striking an Aiken County deputy with his vehicle Monday afternoon. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Two Richmond County deputies disciplined for releasing an intoxicated man from custody

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 5:36pm
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Two Richmond County sheriff’s deputies were disciplined after releasing a drunken man from custody instead of taking him to jail. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Augusta ROCKS! Paint, creativity, thrill of the hunt inspire Facebook group

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 4:57pm
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Rocks, some paint and a whole lot of joy is spreading across the Augusta area. Read more

Correspondent Photos Charmain Z. Brackett

Former Augusta businessman to serve time for child molestation

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 4:10pm
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A former Augusta restaurant owner who admitted to molesting a 14-year-old employee was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Shoplifter sentenced to prison term

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 4:08pm
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A young woman who went after a shop owner with a pair of scissors and fought with sheriff deputies was sentenced Thursday to 12 years in prison. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Immigration officials to investigate man charged in fatal crash

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 3:58pm
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Police say the man charged in the death of a Fort Gordon soldier after a fatal crash Monday is being held for Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Abbigail Lennon

Atlanta woman charged in December shooting incident on Telfair Street

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 3:51pm
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An Atlanta woman has been charged in a December shooting incident after trying to get into the Telfair Street home of her ex-boyfriend . Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Augusta woman charged with operating unlicensed personal care home

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 2:48pm
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A woman has been charged with operating an unlicensed personal care home on Empress Court in south Augusta. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson

Woman who died in North Augusta residential fire Wednesday morning identified

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 03/09/2017 - 2:35pm
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A woman who died in a Wednesday morning fire has been identified. Read more

Staff Writer Bianca Cain Johnson