Woman imprisoned for ramming car into Dollar General

A Martinez woman was sentenced to prison Wednesday after admitting she drove her car into a Dollar General store last spring.Roshana Lequisha Payne, 38, pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated assault, criminal damage to property...

Man robs Dollar General store

A man wearing a mask and brandishing a pistol robbed the Dollar General store at 2549 Deans Bridge Road Monday night. The man jumped across the counter and pointed the weapon at the clerk at about 7:30...

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Ga. substitute teacher guilty of holdups

...will spend 16 years in federal prison for a slew of Dollar General store robberies in South Georgia and North Florida, including...Battles also worked as an assistant manager at the Dollar General store in Lake Park, Ga. It was the first store he robbed...

Giveaways at New Dollar General Store

On Saturday, Oct. 16, a new Dollar General store in Augusta will offer special deals and free prizes to customers during its grand opening event. The first 50 shoppers at the...

Atlanta area Dollar General duped in 'racial profile' scam

...Ga. -- A woman allegedly duped a Stockbridge Dollar General store out of $530.92 after claiming she had been the...a refund for items she had bought at a Jonesboro Dollar General store and that the manager from the Jonesboro store would...

Former deputy charged in second business shooting

Jessie Jackson, arrested Wednesday in the shooting at the Wal-Mart on Deans Bridge Road, is also being charged with firing at a nearby Dollar General store.

Rants & Raves

...DON'T BELIEVE the sham and false advertising against David Perdue. That woman has never been a manager of a Dollar General Store. She is just paid to run Mr. Perdue down. AFTER READING The Augusta Chronicle many times and seeing the Rants...

Appling gains two new businesses

...I've used every single piece of hardware in this building," he said.A few miles away, construction of a Dollar General store is nearing completion.The Tennessee-based retailer is opening a new store at 6572 Washington Road near Thurmond...

Across Georgia

...arrested late Friday after their SUV crashed into four vehicles.Police say a gunman stole a cash drawer from a Dollar General store and sped away. Several patrol cars spotted an SUV matching the getaway vehicle's description, and the suspects...

Across South Carolina

...affirm his authority to try such cases.DEPUTIES SAY A MAN who tried to hide his face with duct tape robbed a Dollar General store in Charleston County. Investigators said witnesses told them the man entered the store about 10 p.m. Tuesday...