Augusta State Medical Prison ranks high in assaults

Augusta State Medical Prison ranks high among Georgia's state prisons for the number of serious attacks on both inmates and corrections staff, according...

Two inmates linked to Augusta State Medical Prison homicide involved in earlier stabbing

Two of the men linked to a homicide at Augusta State Medical Prison on Aug. 28 were involved in another stabbing earlier that day, according to arrest warrants and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation...

Seven inmates charged in Augusta State Medical Prison stabbing

Seven inmates have been charged with the Aug. 28 slaying of an Augusta State Medical Prison inmate.Antonio Wiley, born in 1981, died as a result of being stabbed by homemade shanks while in the prison yard, according...

Rosemary Walling

...The Georgia Dept. of Corrections board signed and presented her with the honor of special volunteer to the Augusta State Medical Prison. Other ministries they shared in were Disciples in Mission and Habitat for Humanity. In lieu of flowers memorials...

Former guard at Augusta State Medical Prison pleads guilty to criminal offense

...Anglin, 22, pleaded to the reduced charge of crossing a guard line with contraband. Anglin was a guard at the Augusta State Medical Prison when he was caught with tobacco on May 9.Anglin received a sentence of one year on probation under the First...

Expert says job fairs not best way to find employment

...July 30 during a Fort Gordon job fair, finished his basic officer training last week and will soon report to Augusta State Medical Prison to start his new career.Though Evangelista hailed the hiring process as an exciting way for him and 32 other...

Augusta's talking book center could close under proposal

...institutions, including Lynndale Inc., the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center blind rehabilitation center, the Augusta State Medical Prison and various assisted living facilities.Bell said she knows her patrons well and recommends new books that...

Joseph Hunt Sr.

...served as a former usher. He retired from the U. S. Army and from the Georgia Department of Corrections at Augusta State Medical Prison. Survivors are three daughters, Jacqueline (Michael) Burke, Juretta Thomas, Lana Hunt, Augusta; two...

Prison cadet faces inmate drug charges

A 24-year-old cadet at Augusta State Medical Prison has been charged after authorities said they discovered she was trying to supply inmates with methamphetamine and marijuana. According...

Ex-prison guard pleads guilty to marijuana charge

...incarceration followed by 18 months' probation under the First Offender Act.Castillo was arrested Feb. 7 at the Augusta State Medical Prison after he was found with the marijuana and two large bags of tobacco.