Augusta woman falls victim to money card scam

...scam Tuesday.Latray Iquil Bailey, 22, claims she was scammed out of money from unknown suspects stating they were from the Attorney General's Office, according to a report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.Bailey stated the suspects knew all...

Across the region

...University Law School and lived next door to McDaniel.Though the sentence carries the possibility of parole, Bibb County District Attorney David Cooke said he expects McDaniel will spend the rest of his life in jail.7th arrest made in NC kidnapping caseRALEIGH...

Dems excel at distraction

...still don't have answers on the Benghazi, IRS, NSA or Fast and Furious scandals. The Obama administration, the IRS and Attorney General Eric Holder are stonewalling Congress. The Democrats' game is to bend the truth to suit the occasion, just like...

Newborn found in SC trash can

...was taken to a hospital where he was in stable condition. Twenty-nine-year-old Sharon Lenise Ferguson was arrested in the investigation. It was not clear if she has an attorney. Investigators said the boy was born sometime Monday.

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley says state won't back down on MOX lawsuit

...Haley has said closing the facility would violate an international nonproliferation agreement with Russia.Last week, state Attorney General Alan Wilson asked a federal judge to rule in the state's favor without a trial. Federal officials have until May...

Lawsuit challenging Georgia's constitutional ban on gay marriage filed in federal court

...and a woman as marriage and that same-sex marriages performed in others states are not legally recognized.The office of Attorney General Sam Olens will defend State Registrar and Director of Vital Records Deborah Aderhold.Fulton County Probate Court...

Senate District 22 candidates address forum at Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

...the date and you can change our mind, you're wrong."Jones, Augusta's former two-term solicitor general and current attorney for the sheriff's office, said because voter turnout is traditionally so low for a primary, the date must be changed...

Send Could Be the End campaign stresses danger of texting while driving

...involving distracted drivers in 2012."We want to show the teens why they cannot see the road while they are texting," attorney Vic Hawk said in an e-mail. "It is a common misconception. When we text, our peripheral vision is naturally blurred or...

Mount Vintage Plantation Golf Club to reopen doors Tuesday

...open until Tuesday, but the letter said golfers can leave a message at the course's phone number to schedule a tee time.Attorney Paul Simons, appointed receiver during the foreclosure proceedings, confirmed the course will open. He also said they are...

Guilty plea in law grad slaying

...next door to her classmate, McDaniel. Though McDaniel's sentence carries the possibility of parole, Bibb County District Attorney David Cooke said he expects McDaniel will spend the rest of his life in jail. The courtroom was full of Giddings' family...