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. 

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:07pm

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

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:06pm

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

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 9:58am

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

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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...

Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:11pm

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

Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:11pm

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

Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:10pm

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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Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:10pm

Greenbrier Middle Fourth Nine Weeks Honor Roll

Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:09pm

"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.

Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:08pm

Cradling her arm and bracing it against her stomach, she asked, "Where are we going?" A river of blood began at her knee and snaked down her shin and into her sock.

Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:08pm

Dear editor, On April 21, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S.

Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:08pm

There are a number of diseases, cultural and environmental problems that can hurt tomatoes. Blossom end rot is a common issue in many vegetable gardens. It can affect tomato, pepper, eggplant and watermelons.

Sat, 06/14/2014 - 11:08pm