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1987 shooting of out-of-towner still stumps Columbia County police

With Wanda Huggins lacking any family ties in the area, Columbia County investigators aren't sure why she might have been traveling through Appling in 1987.
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: RANT AGAINST COLUMBIA County police. I passed the post office on Washington Road, and a county police car turned left in front of me on Ronald Reagan Drive with...
Man answers door with knife in chest at scene of woman's fatal stabbing

Columbia County police are investigating a fatal stabbing at a Grovetown home late Sunday.Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to 2006 Shoreline Drive...
Police search for man in Martinez bank robbery

Columbia County police are looking for a man they say robbed First Bank Columbia County on Furys Ferry Road in Martinez on Friday afternoon. Ed Reinhold...
Police action halted

A federal judge on Friday barred Columbia County police from evicting registered sex offenders living too...until he can determine its constitutionality." Columbia County police were waiting to see Judge Cooper's written ruling...
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Police seek victims of Appling mail thefts

Columbia County police are looking for potential victims of a newspaper delivery carrier whom they suspect in mail thefts in the Appling area.Police...
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Across the area

Deputies seek traffic fugitive Columbia County police searched Monday for a man who fled from a van after being pulled over on Interstate 20. The man ran into the woods near a truck-weighing...
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Threats of violence rose after Columbine shootings

The stack of Columbia County police reports paints a disturbing picture of students threatening to kill other students or teachers in the weeks after the Colorado...
Office saving money

...sheriff's office within the last year, showing county taxpayers that, sometimes, crime does pay. Currently, Columbia County police use six condemned vehicles, six computers, two printers, a video camera and two VCRs. All the condemned property...
Grovetown man dies in accident

...Thompson were seriously injured in the accident and were taken to the Medical College of Georgia for treatment. Columbia County police had not released the girls' names late Sunday night.