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2 months ago

CARNIVAL SET TO BAN CARRY-ON BOTTLED BEVERAGES

CARNIVAL SET TO BAN CARRY-ON BOTTLED BEVERAGES Starting July 9, passengers on Carnival Cruise Lines will no longer be able to walk on-board its ships with a bottled beverage. Beverages must be packaged in unopened cans or cartons, including water, sodas and juices, with a maximum number of 12 packed in carry-on luggage. In a […]

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Local Woman Wanted for Robbery

  LOCAL WOMAN WANTED FOR ROBBERY A local woman is wanted for Robbery by Sudden Snatch. Richmond County investigators say the alleged incident involving Saquanna White of Augusta took place last weekend in the 500 block of Broad Street. A felony warrant has been issued for White’s arrest. She’s black, 5”7 and 180 pounds.  If […]

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GAS PRICES SHOULD START GOING DOWN

GAS PRICES SHOULD START GOING DOWN We’ve watched gas prices slowly climb over the last several weeks, but the good news is there might be some relief in sight. AAA says prices should start to drop later this month as refiners around the nation complete their maintenance switchover to produce summer fuel grades. The switchover […]

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DEAL REMINDS PUBLIC NOT TO LEAVE CHILDREN IN HOT VEHICLES

DEAL REMINDS PUBLIC NOT TO LEAVE CHILDREN IN HOT VEHICLES Governor Nathan Deal urged the public last week to never leave children in hot cars, but if you do see one, call emergency officials immediately. During a heat awareness demonstration last week, Deal also issued a reminder that a new state law allows anyone to […]

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2 months ago

LINDA BEAZLEY COMMUNITY ROOM DEDICATION

LINDA BEAZLEY COMMUNITY ROOM DEDICATION A dedication ceremony for the Linda W. Beazley Community Room will be held today at the Municipal Building on Telfair Street. Linda Beazley was the first executive director for the Richmond County Board of Elections and served for 20 years. She served as the county administrator after that, then elections […]

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2 months ago

SAME-SEX MARRIAGE RIGHTS ADS NOW RUNNING IN AUGUSTA

SAME-SEX MARRIAGE RIGHTS ADS NOW RUNNING IN AUGUSTA Thirty second television ads promoting the right to same-sex marriage started airing this week in Augusta and Savannah. Georgia Equality started running the ads ahead of an expected ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on the issue later this month. Georgia is one of several states that […]

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U.S. SUSPECTS CHINA OF HACKING FEDERAL COMPUTERS

U.S. SUSPECTS CHINA OF HACKING FEDERAL COMPUTERS The U.S. government has been hit again by computer hacking and this time the entire federal workforce, as well as former government employees, might be at risk of having their personal information compromised.  Senator Susan Collins, a Maine Republican who sits on the intelligence committee, says the hackers […]

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2 months ago

AUTHORITIES SEARCH FOR CLUES IN CAUSE OF DEADLY FIRE

AUTHORITIES SEARCH FOR CLUES IN CAUSE OF DEADLY FIRE Firefighters stayed on the scene of Tuesday’s deadly fire at Marshall Square Retirement Center in Evans overnight, putting out hot spots and making sure the fire did not rekindle. Yesterday’s fire claimed the life of 91 year old resident Dorothy Carpenter, and 85 other residents displaced […]

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