Few Augusta residents show up for mall SPLOST session

...Ladson said.Also included is $1 million for sidewalks, which former city employee Ed ward Gilliland said were "overgrown and busted" in many places."You see kids having to get off the sidewalks into the road," Gilliland said.Augusta isn't allowed...

Demaryius Thomas' big week includes mother's release from jail, huge contract

...before his phone buzzed again."Hello, mama."Katina Smith, who's been jailed since 1999 after she and her mother were busted on drug trafficking charges in Georgia, had great news: President Obama was commuting her sentence.Instead of getting out...

Doctors Hospital of Augusta now trauma center but not all are pleased

...the Level I Trauma Center at Georgia Regents Medical Center after a car ran a light and hit him on his motorcycle."I was busted up from head to toe," he said during a follow-up visit Wednesday with Dr. Colville Ferdinand, chief of trauma and surgical...


...23-year-old Ivory, a former Alabama standout, was arrested with another man Wednesday after two people said a pair of men busted down a door and took two Apple iPads and cash.One of the suspects was allegedly armed with an assault rifle and the other...

What Is It?

...Park, only D, N and R. In 1966, I bought a used red 1964 Monza convertible. The car looked sharp. The handbrake cable was busted so the previous owner let me have the two bricks that he had used to chock a wheel so that the Corvair would not roll when parked...

US women rout New Zealand in exhibition match

ST. LOUIS - Meghan Klingenberg scored an early goal and the United States women's team busted the exhibition against New Zealand wide open with three more in the second half for a dominating 4-0 victory Saturday.Lori...

Nude dancing club is busted

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- A resort nightclub that has been featuring totally nude female dancers got busted this week. The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office, in conjunction with the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Hilton...

Baltimore unrest brings back memories of Augusta riot 45 years ago

...his back about an inch deep and about a foot long. He had fork marks all over his body ... and the back of his skull was busted open."Even after being told that two black inmates were charged in Oatman's death, Abrams left the jail dissatisfied...

Georgia prison-based drug ring busted

Eighteen months after the initial investigation began, nearly 50 people from across Georgia have been indicted on drug conspiracy charges and a meth ring has been dismantled.

N.C. State player mocks Obama for picking Villanova

...teammates in the locker room.Obama had picked Villanova to reach the NCAA Tournament championship game. But the Wolfpack busted the president's bracket with a 71-68 win over the Wildcats on Saturday night.Obama correctly guessed that Villanova and...