Play has been suspended at the Augusta National, for the time being, due to the threat of severe weather. Officials at the course sounded the sirens just after 10:00 a.m., getting patrons to clear the grounds and take shelter. Several areas of the state have already had as much as two to three inches […]
The principal of Lucy C. Laney High School is under investigation not only by the Richmond County school system, but by the Georgia Association of Educators as well. Superintendent Dr. Frank Roberson will confirm that Tonia Mason, who’s been at the helm at Laney since 2010, is the subject of an investigation by both […]
An Aiken County teenager injured in a Tuesday traffic accident has died. The coroner says 15 year old Kumar Falconer was ejected from the back seat of an SUV driven by his brother when the vehicle crashed on Dragstrip Road. Investigators say excessive speed is an apparent factor in the wreck that happened after […]
We could see a wet start to Masters week in Augusta. There’s a 60 percent chance of rain in the forecast for Sunday’s “Drive, Chip and Putt” contest at the Augusta National for kids ages 7 to 15. There’s another 60 percent chance of rain in the forecast for the first day of […]
The pollen count has soared into the high range in the Augusta area, making allergy sufferers miserable. Many are dealing with nasal congestion, sneezing, a runny nose and watery eyes. Help may be on the way in the form of rain. There’s a 20 percent chance of rain in the forecast here Friday and […]
They’re doing something right in Edgefield County. Officials were honored there by the South Carolina Department of Transportation yesterday for logging not one fatality in the county last year. In fact, officials say the county went a total of 445 days without a death on Edgefield County highways.
An Augusta man convicted of killing his girlfriend is going to prison and never coming out. Jurors found 25 year old Todd Goff guilty of malice and felony murder in the strangulation death two years ago of 22 year old Tiffany Salter. Goff declined to take the stand in his own defense. He was […]
A six month drug investigation in Richmond County lands three people behind bars. Authorities say 34 year old Jerry Cullars led a cocaine distribution system from his home on Emmett Street. Cullars is charged with trafficking and weapons violations while two more suspects, 35 year old Lurline Tutt and 26 year old LaPorsha Williams […]