Police searching for man in armed robbery at Circle K

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 3:56pm
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The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man involved in an armed robbery on Saturday morning. Read more

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Kirby: Good time to take on clutter, disorganization

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 6:38am
Columnists News

It’s time to check your drawers. The end of the year/ first of the year is best of all times to go through those pull-out receptacles that keep clutter out of sight and (too often) out of mind. Read more

Columnist Bill Kirby

Noted artist wants to do updated painting of Miller Theater

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 10:30pm
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One of the Miller Theater’s biggest fans will be in absentia Saturday night when the historic venue opens the doors to its first crowd in more than 30 years. But he sends his love from Los Angeles. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 8:33pm
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The person who wrote that by defacing Confederate statues meant defacing a U.S. veteran was mistaken . They are monuments to veterans of the Confederate States of America, a separate country than the United States of America. Read more

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Bond denied for man accused of murder in Dec. 26 fatal shooting

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 4:58pm
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An Augusta man accused of killing a man engaged in a domestic dispute with an acquaintance was denied bond Friday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Area nonprofit works to aid homeless during cold weather

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 3:18pm
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Bulk by bulk each volunteer at the Salvation Army’s Center of Hope in Augusta unloaded and sorted through a heap of warm bedding materials donated to keep warm those seeking shelter at the facility . Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

South Carolina governor proposes tax cuts for vets, first responders

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 1:52pm
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LEXINGTON, S.C. — South Carolina’s governor is proposing tax cuts for veterans and first responders. Read more

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Prestige Appliance liquidation sale begins Saturday

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 11:10am
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Roughly $2 million worth of merchandise from bankrupt local retailer Prestige Appliance will be liquidated starting Saturday morning at the company’s Aiken showroom and warehouse.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Damon Cline

Man arrested in connection to armed robbery at Aiken hotel

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 10:31am
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A Lancaster, S.C., man has been arrested in connection with a Thursday morning armed robbery at an Aiken hotel. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

North Augusta man arrested in connection to November sexual assault

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 10:29am
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A North Augusta man has been arrested and faces a series of charges in connection with a sexual assault in November. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

South to finally warm, but north Georgia could see freezing rain

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 9:22am
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ATLANTA — Subfreezing temperatures will finally come to an end this weekend across much of the Deep South, but a shot of freezing rain is possible in Georgia the night before the national championship college football game. Read more

Photos Associated Press

US employers add modest 148,000 jobs; unemployment 4.1 pct.

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 9:19am
Business News

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added 148,000 jobs in December, a modest gain but still enough to suggest that the economy entered the new year with solid momentum.

Read more AP Economics Writer Photos CHRISTOPHER RUGABER

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 11:33pm
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Liberals, don’t be so naive, of course we intend to resist until you admit you are wrong. Read more

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Augusta woman hurt, dog shot in home invasion

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 8:34pm
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One woman was injured and her dog was wounded during a Wednesday afternoon burglary. Read more

From Staff Reports