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Paralympian's next goal is big win on dance floor

...and then to get a gold medal in the end is great," said Strong, who was set for a career in skateboarding before a drunk driver struck him on a motorcycle."After my accident and losing my leg, snowboarding gave much more to me than just sport...
Drug users, not dealers, the problem

...year getting the goods on drug dealers. Now they may put them in prison. This procedure is like locking up the car a drunk driver drove but letting the drunk go free. The real drug problem is the "user" not the dealer. Until we take users off...
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Drunk driver who caused 2002 crash that left two dead paroled

An Augusta man who killed two women in a drunk-driving crash has been paroled after serving half of a prison term imposed in 2003.
Drunk driver who hit sheriff's patrol car pleads guilty

Timothy Durham, 53, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to serious injury by vehicle, DUI, failure to yield while turning left, possession of an open container of alcoholic beverage and seat belt violation.
Behind the wheel? Put down the phone

A drunk driver is very dangerous. So is a drunk backseat driver if he's persuasive. ? Demetri MartinNo surprise here, but AAA has found...
Man found guilty in Fort Gordon soldier traffic death

...had joined the Army at age 18 and served a tour in Iraq in 2006. "He served his country, then he was killed by a drunk driver," Blanchard said. "They'll never get to know him." Wright was convicted of vehicular homicide and of a lesser...
Fort Gordon soldiers feel sobering effects of impaired driving

...Pvt. David Overman said.The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that someone is killed by a drunk driver every 45 minutes, a figure that represents more than 11,000 lives lost annually to a consequence that is 100 percent...
Jordan White

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Jordan Elizabeth White passed away Thursday afternoon. She was struck by a drunk driver and never regained consciousness. Although we are suffering, she did not. We will honor her life Tuesday September 18, 2012...
Drunk driver will face felony charge

A drunken-driving suspect charged in the death of a popular Cross Creek High School student was swerving at other cars as if intentionally trying to wreck minutes before the fatal crash, witnesses say.
Metro | Cross Creek High School
Judge makes SC drunk driver read Bible

ROCK HILL, S.C. - A South Carolina woman whose drunken driving seriously injured two people has been sentenced to eight years in prison, substance abuse counseling, and to read the Bible.