Students do restoration work on old rides

HERSHEY, Pa. - Eugene Toner stomped on the foot-operated ignition. The engine sputtered and coughed, but wouldn't catch. Uh oh. Here at The Elegance...

Augusta man wanted in April homicide arrested

...According to The Augusta Chronicle archives, Carl Jones was charged with felony and malice murder and aggravated assault in the shooting death of 34-year-old Shannon Eugene Williams in April 2003. He was acquitted of all charges in 2005.

For the record

...Elaine Beard, 34, both of AugustaKC Jones Jr., 43, of Louisville, Ga., and Krystal Nicole Andrews, 30, of AugustaCurtis Eugene Hammonds, 42, and Laura Brown McNeil, 49, both of AugustaMichael Martin Priebe, 64, and Carol Ann Page, 54, both of...

Justin Gatlin sets meet record in 200-meter victory at US outdoor championships

EUGENE, Ore. - Moments after crossing the finish line, Justin Gatlin turned to his left and pointed at the clock to make sure everyone...

GRU public safety chief to retire amid investigation

...since 2006. He remained in that position when the school, then named Georgia Health Sciences Uni versity, merged with Augusta State University in 2013.Maj. Eugene Maxwell and Maj. Ernest Black have led the department in his absence.

Trey Hardee among top dogs in decathlon at US championships

...grueling two-day, 10-event competition.Fully healthy, Hardee is a big favorite at the U.S. championships this week in Eugene, Ore. Even more so with rival, record-holder and Olympic gold medalist Ashton Eaton sitting out the decathlon since he...

Ada Jones

"Nanny" GROVETOWN, Ga. - Ada Elizabeth Jones, 80, wife of the late SGM Eugene T. Jones, Ret., entered into rest on Monday, June 22, 2015. The family will receive friends on Friday from 10:00 AM until...

Oregon women join men as NCAA champs

EUGENE, Ore. - It was a Duck feast at home at the NCAA track and field championships.Jenna Prandini won the 100 meters and finished...

GRU officials still tight-lipped about investigation involving police chief

...the results of the investigation, GRU spokeswoman Christen Carter said. She declined to answer specific questions about McBride's suspension.Maj. Eugene Maxwell and Maj. Ernest Black have led the department in McBride's absence.

For the record

...count of theft by shopliftingLiza Michelle Davis, 41, of the 3200 block of Old Louisville Road, possession of cocaineMelvin Eugene Jackson, 34, of the 400 block of Aiken Street, possession of a firearm by a First Offender probationerRebecca Ann Currie...