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Mary Liz Nolan

2 months ago

MANY AREA STUDENTS START SCHOOL NEXT WEEK

  Summer vacation is quickly coming to an end for a lot of area students and teachers. The new year begins Monday, August 4, for students in Warren County.  Next Wednesday, August 6, is back-to-school day for students in Columbia and Burke Counties.  Lincoln County students head back next Thursday, and Friday, August 8, is […]

Mary Liz Nolan

2 months ago

PLANE CRASH REPORT RELEASED

    Federal investigators have issued a report on a plane crash that killed an Evans vascular surgeon and four of his employees. National Transportation Safety Board investigators say a private jet carrying Vein Guys medical practice employees hit a utility pole at the Thomson-McDuffie County Airport in February, 2013. NTSB officials say Georgia Power […]

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2 months ago

BURGLARY SUSPECT USES ZIPPER TO TRY TO ESCAPE

  A burglary suspect used a broken zipper to try to escape from an interview room at the Richmond County Jail Wednesday. Authorities say 29 year old Tony Walker Jr. was being held for questioning in connection with a burglary on Rozier Road. That’s when he was spotted on surveillance video using a zipper from […]

Mary Liz Nolan

2 months ago

COPPER THIEVES SOUGHT

  Two people are wanted for questioning in connection with the theft of some copper wire taken last week from property belonging to the Augusta National Golf Club. Richmond County authorities released a surveillance photograph of a black man and woman taking the wooden spool from the property July 21. The man was wearing a […]

Mary Liz Nolan

2 months ago

CITY RECEIVES PART OF STORM CLEAN-UP MONEY

  The city of Augusta has received part of the $5.5 million it will receive from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for cleanup costs due to February’s devastating ice storm. U.S. Representative John Barrow says chances are good the county will receive more grant money to help cover the $17 million costs. City officials are […]

Mary Liz Nolan

2 months ago

ROAD CONSTRUCTION LIMITED FOR TAX HOLIDAY WEEKEND

  The Georgia Department of Transportation has announced that shoppers will get a break from road construction this weekend while the state’s sales tax holiday is underway. Starting at 12:01 a.m. Friday, shoppers will pay no sales tax on school supplies, computers, clothing, footwear and other items as back-to-school preparations are underway. Construction-related lane closures […]

Mary Liz Nolan

2 months ago

SLOW POKES BEWARE!

  If you’re a slow driver, don’t stay in the left lane or you could wind up with a ticket. Georgia’s Slow Poke Law went into effect earlier this month, and that means drivers are required to move to the right lane if a faster car is approaching on a Georgia highway, interstate or expressway. […]

Mary Liz Nolan

2 months ago

NCAA SETTLES HEAD INJURY LAWSUIT

  The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit. A federal court filing obtained by The Associated Press says the NCAA will create a $70 million fund to test current and former college athletes for brain injuries.  Players can use the results later as grounds for suing for damages. The NCAA also […]

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