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A new program allows emergency agencies to send Wireless Emergency Alerts to cellphones.

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For the first half of 2012, Columbia County's residential building permits show a slight increase from last year, while commercial permits are slightly down.

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The Augusta Junior Players will present "Seussical, the Musical," Aug. 17 and 18 at Greenbrier High School.

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Judge Wade Padgett will conduct the Teenage Years 101 presentation at 7 p.m. Monday for parents and at 7 p.m. Aug. 27 for teens at the Kroc Center, 1833 Broad St., Augusta. The event is free and registration is not required.

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We know Wisconsin shooter Wade Michael Page murdered innocent people. But is it somehow worse that he murdered the wrong innocent people?

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The debate leading up to the vote on the transportation sales tax changed the terms for discussions about taxes.

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Georgia residents can best survive hurricane season with advance preparation.

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The trial of Lawanda Concettes Tripp, 41, ended in mistrial Saturday after the jury deadlocked. Her retrial will likely be scheduled for the fall.

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The Evans Lady Knights rolled to a 9-1 softball home-opening win Tuesday night against Westside.

Tue, 08/14/2012 - 8:16pm

Columbia County opened an entire new school this year without laying a single brick when 612 students more than last year enrolled.

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