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Helen McVickers, board president and CFO of When HELP Can't Wait, is quick to praise Janice Morrison, her top volunteer.

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 12:08am

ATLANTA - The campaign to win voter support for capping the state income tax has begun with the endorsement of 17 economists last week.

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 12:07am

Most political observers were caught flat-footed by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's blowout defeat by upstart David Brat in the Virginia Republican primary. I was one of them.

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 12:07am

Kingston was able to hold off a late surge by Karen Handel in the primary closing days to make it into a runoff with frontrunner David Perdue. 

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 12:07am

A bear was recently seen inside a Martinez sunroom as he wandered around the area.

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 12:06am

A Martinez woman died early Tuesday after being hit by a vehicle in Augusta.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 10:58am

A Grovetown City Councilman was found dead in his home early Monday.

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 2:58pm
Mon, 06/16/2014 - 1:04pm

UPCOMING Shoe drive Harlem Baptist Church is joining Buckner International Shoes for the Orphans Souls shoe drive through June 22; donated items should be for children and teens, must be new; greatest need is for athletic shoes sizes Youth 1 through Adult 8; cash donations accepted and will help pro...

Sun, 06/15/2014 - 12:11am

The Columbia County School Board unanimously passed the 2014-15 budget Tuesday night.

Sun, 06/15/2014 - 12:11am

Georgia Public Service Commissioner Tim Echols is bringing a "roadshow" that promotes alternative fuel to Evans on Wednesday.

Sun, 06/15/2014 - 12:10am

Register for fall soccer at the Family Y until June 29. Call 706-922-9597. • Augusta Prep's 12th annual summer volleyball camps are from Monday to Thursday and July 14 to July 17. There are two sessions per camp, Middle school is from 9 a.m.

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Sun, 06/15/2014 - 12:10am

Greenbrier Middle Fourth Nine Weeks Honor Roll

Sun, 06/15/2014 - 12:09am

"One father is worth more than a hundred schoolmasters." - English Proverb I walk past the card counter, ignore the "Super Dad" balloon display in the aisle, and toss "Father's Day Sale" brochures into the trash.

Sun, 06/15/2014 - 12:08am