Driving debate

...Explorer.Just as no fiscally responsible parent would consider buying their child a car ? let alone a brand-spanking-new SUV ? without first determining why the child actually needed it, commissioners had an obligation to practice due diligence...

Put Jodi Lott in House

...her state, her family, friends and neighbors, she decided to seek political office.Jodi has a special interest in all children receiving a good education regardless of their backgrounds. Although she has a busy schedule, she makes time to volunteer...

Brother of steroid accuser allowed to remove ankle monitor

...without incident for about 11 months, causes problems with his business and potential clients, and keeps him from coaching his children's athletic teams. "Issues and humiliation have come his way (because of the monitor)," Connell said. Paquette has...

For the record

...the 1700 block of Douglas Street, aggravated child molestation, aggravated sexual battery, child molestationMatthew Dillon Edwards, 19, of...the 3300 block of Oakbridge Drive, aggravated child molestation, two counts child molestation...

Augusta woman pleads guilty to having sex with teen boy

...criminal history, and a sex offender evaluation found her not to be a risk of becoming a predator, the original charge of child molestation was reduced.Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. accepted the negotiated plea, although he rejected a request to sentence...

Captain's pick Phil Mickelson brings emotion to Presidents Cup

...American to go 0-5 in South Africa in 2003, a forgettable year in which his wife nearly died giving birth to their third child and Mickelson failed to win a PGA Tour event for only the second time in his career. Jack Nicklaus was the captain of that...

To the rescue

...salvationarmyusa.org or by texting STORM to 51555 on your mobile device.The South Carolina Baptist Convention has deployed food and child care units to assist flood victims as well as "chainsaw crews" to help clear streets of fallen trees and debris. Donations...

Carter to mediate dispute over MLK Bible, Nobel Peace Prize

...assassinated in 1968. His widow, Coretta Scott King, died in 2006. Yolanda King, the Kings' eldest child, died in 2007. The three surviving children are the sole shareholders and directors of Martin Luther King Jr. Estate Inc.

Emanuel County school district settles suit over teacher-led prayer

...During August 2014, the two children notified Principal Valorie...and Bright told the two children to leave their classrooms...public schools, and no small child should ever be pressured...and builds walls between children."

State health contract protested by unsuccessful bidders

...Amerigroup, Peach State, WellCare and CareSource - were picked as winners of the contract to serve lower-income adults and children in Georgia.The contract for the "Care Management Organizations'' is worth an estimated $4 billion over six years. The...