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4 weeks ago

Powerball Jackpot Climbs to Unprecedented $1.3 Billion

Powerball Jackpot Climbs to Unprecedented $1.3 Billion No one won Saturday’s over $900 million Powerball jackpot, so the total continues to climb for Wednesday’s drawing. There were $277 million in ticket sales last Friday, then another $400 million on Saturday before the drawing at 11:00 p.m. The lump sum payout, if there’s a winner this […]

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4 weeks ago

Lamkin Wants to Be Richmond County’s Next Marshall

Lamkin Wants to Be Richmond County’s Next Marshall Lt. Ramone Lamkin, head of the Traffic Safety Division for the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, says he’ll announce his bid to become the county’s next Marshall later this week. Lamkin says he’ll make his announcement Friday morning at 10:30 on the steps of the Augusta Judicial Center. […]

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4 weeks ago

Spillway Gates at Dam Now Closed

Spillway Gates at Dam Now Closed The Army Corps of Engineers started closing the spillway gates at Thurmond Dam early this morning. The total release from the dam, since heavy rains caused the lake to reach record levels, will drop from 45,000 cubic feet per second, to 32,000 cfs. The spillway gates have been open […]

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4 weeks ago

College Football Season Comes to an End Tonight

College Football Season Comes to an End Tonight The second annual College Football Championship game will be played tonight in Glendale, Arizona. This year’s finalists are No. 1 Clemson versus No. 2 Alabama.  The top-ranked Tigers are 14-0 entering the game, while the Crimson Tide are 13-1. No team in the history of the sport […]

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1 month ago

Saturday’s Powerball Jackpot Reaches Record $700 Million

Saturday’s Powerball Jackpot Reaches Record $700 Million If you don’t have your Powerball tickets for Saturday’s drawing, time is running out. The jackpot has reached a record $700 million and lottery officials say it could get higher before the drawing at 11:00 p.m. To win the jackpot you have to match five white balls in […]

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1 month ago

Man Dies After Vehicle Falls on Him

Man Dies After Vehicle Falls on Him A Columbia County man died Thursday night, shortly after a vehicle he was working on fell on him in Appling. Authorities say 38 year old Randal Stone Jr. was working on the car at a home on Rachels Drive, when the back wheels came off the jack stand […]

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1 month ago

Dillard’s Closing at Aiken Mall

Dillard’s Closing at Aiken Mall Macy’s announced Thursday it was closing 40 stores nationwide, including one in Atlanta.  Today there is word that Dillard’s in the Aiken Mall will be closing its doors in the near future. Store officials haven’t announced an official closing date yet, but they have confirmed that employees were notified on […]

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1 month ago

Augusta’s Longest-Serving Judge Set to Retire

Augusta’s Longest-Serving Judge Set to Retire There will be a new judge this year on the bench in the Augusta Judicial Circuit. Chief Superior Court Judge Carlyle Overstreet says he’ll retire after six terms.  The 70 year old Overstreet is the longest serving of the eight Superior Court judges in the Augusta circuit. Overstreet says […]

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