Rabid bats caught in south Augusta

The Richmond County Health Department issued a warning Monday after four rabid bats were caught in...animal, residents are asked to contact the Richmond County Health Department at (706) 667-4234.

Jackson leaves mayor 'dumbfounded'

...have been unhappy and reported his too-close encounter with Little Lucky because a man from the McDuffie County Health Department came a-calling and checked with the vet to make sure Little Lucky's rabies shots were up to date.But he said...

More than 7 decades after Pearl Harbor, remains from USS Oklahoma could be ID'd with new tests

...Pacific in Honolulu, commonly known as the Punchbowl. Work is expected to begin in a few weeks, after the state health department issues the permits."We now have the ability to forensically test these remains and produce the identifications...

Augusta-born governor recorded historic term in leading Peach State

...modernized many aspects of Georgia's government. It reorganized the Highway Department, the Welfare Department and the Health Department; it brought greater efficiency to the Revenue Department; strengthened the mental health program; built a police...

Rabid bat found in Goshen

...according to the Richmond County Health Department.Augusta Animal Services retrieved...environmental services manager for the health department."Sometimes they find their...wild animals to Richmond County Health Department at (706) 667-4234. Report...

Doctors Hospital sues state over Columbia County hospital decision

...and two of its affiliated physician groups filed a lawsuit in Fulton County Superior Court on Friday against the health department and Commissioner Clyde Reese claiming that its use of an exception to the standards for a certificate of need was...

Augusta, Aiken boast different benefits for water park

...stream.It also said Bell needed to complete a comprehensive traffic study and provide paperwork from the state health department and the Georgia Environ mental Protection Division approving the use of a septic tank to dispose of 10,000 gallons...

Mosquito complaints increased last year

...abandoned or neglected in the city.The Richmond County Health Department received 2,122 complaints through Augusta's 311...environmental health specialist with the Colum bia County Health Department.Thornhill urged residents to eliminate all sources...

Lights of the South business license suspended

...Special Flood Hazard Area.Strickland said Bell still lacks a comprehensive traffic study and paperwork from the state health department and the Georgia Environmental Protection Division approving the use of a septic tank to dispose of 10,000 gallons...

Medicaid managed care provding more specialists, more success

...and also working with other providers, such as health departments, to become sites for care, he said."There's no reason why every health department in the state should not be" part of that network...