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The mother of a 5 ½-month-old child found dead this morning in a Martinez mobile home park is facing drug charges, Columbia County authorities said.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 11:42am

Incumbent Sen. Johnny Isakson, one of the most likeable people in state politics over the past four decades, is running hard and gathering up gobs of money in the process - he raised more than $1.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:15am

Who are you? How do you define yourself? What makes up your identity? These are the sort of questions that have come up lately, prompted by a couple of high profile cases in which the people involved have redefined their identities in very dramatic and public ways. First, there is the case of Caitly...

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:15am

Do you ever get tired of hearing people talk badly about other people? It seems there are some, no matter how hard you try, who cannot find the good in others. I know a lot of good people.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:15am

A Grovetown woman was recently arrested after her husband said she injured and killed their dog.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:14am

A woman called authorities Sunday because she said a man held her prisoner in his home for about a month.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:14am

Marshall Square Retirement Re­sort, which had been occupied for more than six months by more than 80 seniors, many with varying degrees of disability, had not conducted a single fire drill or explained evacuation procedures during that time, according to residents.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:14am

Not camera shy...

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:13am

Volunteer Teresa Hagg has been making an impression on Vacation Bible School at Abilene Baptist Church in Martinez for 13 years. This year with the theme Journey Off the Map, Hagg transformed the church's 16x16 stage into a jungle paradise.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:13am

Columbia County business leaders have formed a study committee to develop "workable methods" for verifying whether contractors are licensed and have liability insurance, a month after an undocumented worker fell to his death at an Evans house construction site.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:12am

The Evans Towne Farmers Market is in full swing.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:12am

The Augusta Arsenal have soccer camps from June to July. The Academy Summer Program for U8 to U14 boys and girls will be held until July 23 on Mondays and Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Cost is $75.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:11am

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Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:11am

It's that time of year again for Martinez-Evans Little League as it heads into postseason baseball tournaments. This year they will be playing host to tournaments in three different age groups.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:11am

When the Georgia State Golf Association 2015 Junior Championship is over, the real work will start on West Lake Country Club's new practice facility.

Wed, 06/17/2015 - 12:10am

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