US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

...fragments to fly out when the bags are inflated in crashes.Safety...equipped with the faulty air bags.The National Highway Traffic...past two years for faulty air bag inflators to take them to dealers...supplier of seat belts, air bags, steering wheels and other auto...

Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

...brief them on the air bags. They plan to meet with...used to inflate the air bag can be altered by high...models with the faulty air bags, planned to notify about...flying out of the air bag on her 2001 Honda Accord...concluded that the air bags caused her wounds, while...

Halloween events

...nonperishable food item; first 400 children get a free Halloween bag; (706) 650-5034, columbiacountyga.govTIME TO SCARE HALLOWEEN...Jefferson Davis Hwy., Graniteville; costume contest, treat bags to first 200 childrenBELLEVUE BAPTIST CHURCH TRUNK OR TREAT 2014...

Cher in the City: Augusta City Classic proves to be great motivator

...to four days a week leading up to the Classic.On Saturday, I woke up and did my usual housework. Then I grabbed my workout bag and headed for the Family Y. When I got there, I hopped on this machine that seemed to be a cross between the elliptical and...

Jason Dufner returns this week

...Open last week, his 52nd consecutive tournament worldwide that he has made the cut. He also began his search for a new caddie, using Eddie Gardino in Japan. Gardino was on Angel Cabrera's bag for his 2007 U.S. Open victory at Oakmont.

California becomes first state to ban single-use plastic bags at grocery, convenience stores

...first to ban these bags, and we won't be the last."Plastic bag manufacturers have...representing paper bag makers, says the...holding reusable plastic bags to a lower standard...loans for plastic bag manufacturers to shift...operations to make reusable bags. That provision won...

Annual food drive Saturday in Richmond, Aiken counties

Golden Harvest Food Bank volunteers hoping to scare out hunger are canvassing neighborhoods Saturday collecting bags of nonperishable food items.The annual "It's Spooky to Be Hungry" food drive is taking place in Aiken and Richmond counties...

Denkinger's missed call in 1985 World Series is revisited

...to the right side. First baseman Jack Clark fielded the ball and flipped a high throw to reliever Todd Worrell covering the bag.Orta was still in the air on his final stride when the ball beat him by a half-step. Denkinger recounted he was standing...

West Augusta neighborhood unites for foreclosure rebound

...which fell victim to arson, has undergone an 18-month overhaul. The inside was gutted, and shredded furniture, trash-bag piles and construction debris was removed from the yard. It's now on the market.Soon to follow will be the house on Bridgewater...

Faith calendar

...Service for the community and worship day noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, Oak Pointe Community Center, 730 E. Boundary; Bag-a-Meal registration, health care screenings, Boy and Girl Scouts sign-up, haircuts, G.E.D., voter registration...