Nathan Deal accepts Joe Jackson's resignation from Augusta Commission

...Kemp, Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver, Mayor Pro Tem Corey Johnson and Richmond County Probate Judge Harry James III in approving...required of all resigning public officials under Georgia law.Johnson said Thursday that the commission will "more than likely...

Property Transfers

...7, Block E, Country Club Hills, $169,100Theodore R. Johnson, Diane Mullis and Diane E. Mullis to Jeremy L. Mullis...First AdditionJulie G. Barber and William G. Barber to Darryl Johnson Jr., 2.31 acres, Lot D, Deed Book B9 Page 170, $21...

Faith Calendar

...Gospel concert featuring Kindred Spirit 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23; (478) 357-1120MANN MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST: Jad Johnson, solo handbell artist, playing 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, part of the Camp Meeting series; lemonade on front porch prior...

Record lap has Kevin Harvick on Sprint Cup pole at Bristol

...think a lot of guys are going to be up around the top. Everybody is going to be up around the top."Joey Logano and Jimmie Johnson are in the third row, with Kurt Busch and Greg Biffle in the fourth.Biffle is the only one of the top eight qualifiers who...

6-state police plan holiday crackdown

Officers in six states will be joining to crack down on drunken driving leading up to Labor Day weekend.

Police say no Augusta purge

Local police said there appears to be no truth to a scheduled night of crime that has been trending across social media.

Augusta man sought after wife set afire

Ronnie Lee Jones, 31, is wanted on charges of aggravated assault, according to a news release.

100 degrees: Augusta firefighters, police take precautions

Taking breaks and staying hydrated have been stressed for firefighters and police, who frequently work in the heat for lengthy periods.

Blood for babies needed in Augusta

Local blood centers are seeking CMV negative donors to donate platelets to help save seriously ill babies and toddlers.

South Carolina man missing $1,200 after massage

A Greenwood, S.C., man told police a woman he met on the Internet stole $1,200 from him while giving him a massage.