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2 weeks ago

MARC LEISHMAN WITHDRAWS FROM MASTERS TO BE WITH ILL WIFE

MARC LEISHMAN WITHDRAWS FROM MASTERS TO BE WITH ILL WIFE Marc Leishman of Australia has withdrawn from the Masters as his wife recovers from a serious illness.  His wife, Audrey, thought she was battling the flu last week until it turned serious.  Leishman says she has made it through what he described as a “life-threatening […]

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2 months ago

NEW VA MEDICAL CENTER DIRECTOR BEGINS JOB TODAY IN AUGUSTA

NEW VA MEDICAL CENTER DIRECTOR BEGINS JOB TODAY IN AUGUSTA Maria Andrews began her new job today as director of the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta.  She replaces Robert Hamilton, who resigned at the end of November. Andrews was previously director of the Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center in Alabama. She’ll now oversee healthcare […]

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2 months ago

POWERBALL ROCKETS TO $500 MILLION FOR TONIGHT’S DRAWING

POWERBALL ROCKETS TO $500 MILLION FOR TONIGHT’S DRAWING The Powerball jackpot for today’s drawing was raised from $485 million to a whopping $500 million to a single annuity winner. The Powerball jackpot has grown since December 3 and has rolled 20 times. Powerball offers two jackpot payment options:  the $500 million jackpot prize paid over […]

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2 months ago

RICHMOND COUNTY DEPUTY FIRED AFTER ARREST FOR CHILD CRUELTY

RICHMOND COUNTY DEPUTY FIRED AFTER ARREST FOR CHILD CRUELTY A Richmond County deputy was fired this morning after he was charged with abusing a 12 year old boy. Sheriff Richard Roundtree says Deputy Alton Walker went to a house on Anne Street around 8 p.m. to help a friend with an unruly child. Roundtree says […]

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2 months ago

Aiken Cops: 2 Men Fired Shotgun Shell from Flare Gun

A bizarre shooting outside the Auto Zone in Aiken has led to charges against two Edgefield County men. Aiken police say the suspects modified a 12-gauge shotgun shell and fired it at another man using a flare gun. “The round struck the vehicle the victim was sitting in, but did not hit the victim,” Aiken […]

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7 months ago

SEX OFFENDER SOUGHT

    Columbia County authorities are looking for a sex offender who has violated his registration requirements for the second time. 36 year old Kenneth Ray Straughn Jr. pled guilty to child molestation in Columbia County 14 years ago. Authorities say his last known address was Haverhill Drive in Grovetown, but family members say Straughn […]

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7 months ago

THREE MORE BUSINESSES OPENING SOON

THREE MORE BUSINESSES OPENING SOON Three more businesses will be opening soon in the Washington Crossing Shopping Center near Whole Foods. DSW (Designer Shoe Warehouse) has announced it will open October 9th.  Home Goods and Half-Moon Outfitters will also be opening soon in the same shopping center on Washington Road, off I-20. Whole Foods had […]

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7 months ago

STUDENT POSSIBLY EXPOSED TO TB AT COLUMBIA COUNTY SCHOOL

STUDENT POSSIBLY EXPOSED TO TB AT COLUMBIA COUNTY SCHOOL A Martinez Elementary fourth grade student has been pulled from school because of possible exposure to tuberculosis. Superintendent Dr. Sandra Carraway says parents of students at the school will be notified.  TB skin testing will be done at the school on Wednesday.  Columbia County Health Department […]

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