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Wed. Sep. 3 12:32 am


The Academy of Richmond County will add 10 honorees - including doctors, athletes and an Army general - in a hall of fame induction ceremony at First Baptist Church in Augusta next month.

ATLANTA - Jason Carter's campaign for governor rests on his plan to boost spending for public schools without a tax increase, but Gov. Nathan Deal and other experts say it's not so simple.

ATLANTA - Georgia is among 21 states failing to protect kids during natural disasters, particularly those who spend their days at child care centers throughout the state, according to a new report from a child aid organization released Tuesday.

COLUMBIA - A 16-year-old in South Carolina sued the state's Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday because the agency won't allow him to take a driver's license photo wearing makeup.

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for a woman accused of laundry detergent and other items.

GREENVILLE, S.C. - A suspect was killed and a Greenville officer was hurt in a shooting outside police headquarters.

Mondrial Whitfield, 7, relaxes on a tackling dummy as he watches the Burke County High School football team practice Tuesday afternoon at Burke County High School in Waynesboro. The Bears play host to No. 3 Griffin, the defending Class AAAA state champion, Friday night.

Augusta Commission members nixed plans to increase alcohol license fees by 10 percent after restaurant and bar owners complained about the increase.

Sharon Denise Loner, 51, was arrested on charges of MDMA possession on Tuesday night at the Travel Lodge on Washington Road.

The owner of the Goodale House delivered a criminal complaint to the Secretary of State's office accusing Historic Augusta of using his name to win a grant.

Heavy rainfall hasn't been as big a problem this year, and that has created its own set of issues for farmers.