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7 days ago

Police Learn Gun Taken to School by Student Was Found in Kitchen

Police Learn Gun Taken to School by Student Was Found in Kitchen A Richmond County 3rd grader who brought a gun to Hornsby Elementary this week found the weapon in the family kitchen.  School safety officers say the pistol belonged to the boyfriend of the student’s grandmother, who was staying in the home. The weapon […]

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7 days ago

Bear Spotted in Edgefield County

Bear Spotted in Edgefield County A bear has been spotted wandering around Edgefield this week.  So far, he’s been spotted on Youngblood, Star and Columbia Roads. The Department of Natural Resources has been notified. Officials say you should simply stay away from the bear and don’t try to feed it.  Given time, the bear should […]

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1 week ago

Virginia TV Station Journalists Shot and Killed During Live Broadcast

Virginia TV Station Journalists Shot and Killed During Live Broadcast The general manager of WDBJ-TV in Roanoke, Virginia has confirmed 24 year old Alison Parker and 27 year old Adam Ward were shot and killed as Parker was doing an on-air interview at a shopping center near Smith Mountain Lake this morning. After the on-air […]

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1 week ago

Veteran Thomson Police Officer Fired

  Veteran Thomson Police Officer Fired A veteran Thomson Police Officer was fired earlier this month after a woman cut herself while in his custody. Sgt. Jamie Smith was fired August 5 for violating the department’s policies. According to the McDuffie Mirror, authorities say Smith had arrested a woman for disorderly conduct last month.  She […]

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1 week ago

RCSO Case # 15-318988 The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance in identifying the above pictured black male suspect, who was involved in a business burglary at 1991 Broad Street (Family Dollar) on 08/23/15.   Anyone with any information should contact Investigator William Smith at the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office (706) 821-1020 or 821-1080 […]

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1 week ago

Local Police Need Help Identifying Burglary Suspect

  Local Police Need Help Identifying Burglary Suspect Richmond County authorities are asking for help in identifying a man who broke into the Jazzy Hair Studio on Wrightsboro Road early Monday. The black, male suspect broke into the business just before 1 a.m. He has a short, cropped haircut and was wearing a light-colored t-shirt […]

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1 week ago

Boil Water Advisory Lifted in Warrenville

BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED IN WARRENVILLE Customers of Valley Public Service Authority who live on Justin Street, Warren Street, Goldfish Lane and Legion Road from Highway 421 to Goldfish Lane in the Warrenville area in Aiken County, no longer need to boil their water before drinking or cooking. Bacteriological samples were collected and analyzed by […]

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2 weeks ago

Regal Checking Bags at Some Theaters Nationwide after Shootings

Regal Checking Bags at Some Theaters Nationwide after Shootings Movie theater chain Regal Entertainment Group has started to check bags in the wake of numerous shootings at theaters around the country, a procedure it acknowledged on its website was “not without flaws” and would inconvenience guests but provide better security. It’s not clear when the […]

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