2 arrested in Augusta armed robbery

Two Augusta men are accused of robbing a Thomson man at gunpoint early Thurs day at a gas station.Donald Joseph Peck, 23, of Old McDuffie Road, and John Thomas Braun, 20, of...

SC budget may pay $27 million for new computer security efforts, credit monitoring

...would be a huge mistake."Currently, each agency is responsible for its own security infrastructure.Senate Finance Chair man Hugh Leatherman, R-Florence, said that needs to change, to both improve security and lower costs by eliminating duplication...

Rants & Raves

...Charles Cummings. He will not be controlled by those good ol' boys that already run Augusta. RAVES TO THE TREE man of Harlem, Woodrow Rolling. He always cares about senior citizens. He is also very kind to animals. What a fine man he is.

Augusta man dies by lethal injection

Augusta man dies by lethal injection JACKSON...Bonnie. On a dirt road, the man and the boy were forced to lie...They offered a lift to two men walking along Sand Bar Ferry...the trunk, Mr. Clay heard the men discuss who should do the shooting...

Man sentenced after threat to eat judge's kids

MARIETTA, Ga. - A Georgia man who was found guilty but mentally ill after prosecutors say he threatened to kill and eat a...attorney didn't dispute that Satterfield wrote and mailed the letter, but he argued the man is delusional.

American runners hope to end drought in emotional Boston Marathon

...victory that is the last American win in the men's division. Since then, the top U...American women's fields in decades. The men's contenders include Ryan Hall, who finished...would have."East Africans have won the men's race at the Boston Marathon every year...

Senator received support from probation firm owner, bondsmen group

...state Sen. Jesse Stone received his largest single campaign contribution from the Georgia As so ciation of Professional Bonds men, according to his campaign contributions reports.During the session, the Re publican sponsored a bill that increases the...

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, a symbol of racial injustice, dies at 76

...stopping two-division champ Emile Griffith in the first round in 1963.In June 1966, three white people were shot by two black men at the Lafayette Bar and Grill in Paterson, N.J. Carter and Artis were convicted by an all-white jury largely on the testimony...

Michelle Wie finally wins LPGA event at home

...a star attraction in women's golf. Some of that dates to her exploits as a teenager and her attempt to compete against the men. When she was 16, Wie had a chance to win three majors."From 16, I've been through a lot of things," she said. "After...

Georgia Regents claims disc golf national title

...as the other one," he said. "To go out on top, that's what feels the best."Baker, who finished tied for 14th in the men's singles championship Friday, was honored in the closing ceremony as second-team All-America.In the women's competition...