Elections board OKs Sunday voting

...voting should boost turnout and may capture the attention of the younger generation."It's also going to be a time when families are going to be together," he said. "Voters can take their children so that they can see the process at work."

Playing on Yom Kippur isn't easy decision for Georgia offensive lineman Brandon Kublanow

...season.Only on those years when the offensive lineman has a game that happens to fall on the holiest of days for him and his family.Like this Saturday, when Georgia plays host to Vanderbilt.It is Yom Kippur, a day of atonement for Jews to ask forgiveness...

Slaying victim identified after 14 years

...said Tuesday the teenager found Feb. 6, 2000, is Weshme Louissaint, 18, of West Palm Beach.Bowen said the victim's family made the connection through a national Web site that helps locate missing people.Louissaint, who was shot once in the back...

SC cop shooting shrouded in mystery

...liked to fish and was remembered by his family as a laid back man who kept to himself...administrative leave - with pay. Satterwhite's family then sued the North Augusta Department...four bullets - two in the chest. The family says the officers yanked the mortally...

Mother pleads not guilty in international kidnapping case

...returned to the United States last week.Her attorney, Russell W. Mace III, told the judge he needs time to contact Barnett's family and friends from out of state and out of the country to come vouch for his client. Mace told the judge his client had been...


...was 64.Goossen died early Mon day in Southern California after battling liver cancer that was only recently diagnosed, his family said in a statement.Goossen was involved in boxing most of his life, promoting it through a succession of companies he headed...

Tony Stewart says he never considered retiring after Kevin Ward Jr.'s death

...killed Ward. He has been advised by legal counsel not to discuss it because he still could face a civil lawsuit from Ward's family.He admitted he has not been properly engaged with the four-car race team he co-owns. He missed three races after Ward's...

Suspended South Carolina speaker being released on charges

...contained 32,000 pages of documents pertaining to the case.One count alleges Harrell reimbursed himself $3,875 for flying his family and friends to Florida in March 2009 in his private plane for a high school baseball tournament. His campaign disclosures labeled...

Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...nation called on Aiken, Barnwell and Allendale counties to provide about 200,000 acres of farmland and forest. Nearly 1,500 families were displaced in the name of freedom and protection from Soviet Communism. The federal government put more than...

Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...and the Richmond County Jail. The Jails Division staff serves the courts, other law enforcement agencies, inmates, the families of inmates and crime victims. The mission of the Jails Division staff is to provide for the safe, secure and constitutional...