Telemedicine boon to rural Hancock

...no coverage,'' said Sam Stephenson of the Georgia Partnership for TeleHealth. "We've made each ambulance its own hot spot. It will pull every available signal in the area,'' he said.Kemberly Smith wound up her "visit" with the patient...

2015 Chevrolet Suburban is expansive -- and expensive

...ports and a rear entertainment center with two sizable screens.In addition, Chevrolet's big SUV can become a Wi-Fi hot spot (data usage rates apply).Starting price for the 2015 Suburban increased ? to more than $50,000 for the first time...

Speeding citations up in Richmond County; fatalities down

...traffic fatalities in 2012, with 42.Since then, the department has used a data-driven approach to find speeding hot spots, Whitehead said. The effort was aided this year by the use of message boards equipped with radar to collect the speeds...

Fire destroys Aiken apartment building

...were displaced.It took until 2:30 a.m. to get the fire under control and then several more hours to extinguish hot spots.A cause has not been determined, but investigators have not ruled out weather. Mahoney said a storm blew through the...

Huge fire destroys Ga. warehouses

...will have to bring in heavy equipment to peel back the collapsed warehouse and outer layers of wood pellets to get at the hot spots that are likely burning within, he said."It's going to be a slow progress,'' he said.Fairfield said the city...

Aiken man wins $200,000 in lottery

...into work.The man, who was not identified by the South Carolina Lottery, was on his way to work when he stopped at Hot Spot in New Ellenton for coffee and to buy a lottery ticket. After parking at work, he took a minute to scratch-off the...

GMC HD diesel pickups aren't for weekend weeders

...leather-trimmed seats, standard four-wheel drive, technology that reads text messages to you and turns the truck into a Wi-Fi hot spot, the 2015 Sierra is a modern workman's command center and reliable jack-of-all-trades.How reliable? The 2500HD...

2015 Trax is Chevrolet's smallest SUV

...includes its MyLink so, via a smartphone, passengers can access TuneIn and other audio apps. Unique in the low-priced, small SUV segment, the Trax comes with OnStar, which, for extra cost, can turn the SUV into a Wi-Fi hot spot.

Dine & Dish: Abel Brown new hot spot for oysters

I love oysters, and whenever they're part of a meal, it becomes a special occasion. So when Bistro 491 closed and then reopened as Abel Brown, a new oyster house concept, I knew I had to go check it out.

Car service demand booms during Masters Week

...as prom season," he said.Taxi cab companies also benefit from Masters Week, with Washington Road serving as the hottest spot for business during the tournament.Paiwo Olan, who owns Speedy Cab of Augusta, a 10-vehicle, 24-hour taxi company...