Heavy rains expected for north, middle Georgia

ATLANTA - Forecasters are issuing a flash flood watch for a large part of north Georgia and eastern parts of the state -- areas where they say up to 5 inches of rain could fall.

Goodwill, good works

...and career development services.We hope you'll join us in creating new economic energy in our community, one career at a time.James K. StiffAugusta (The writer is president of Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA.)

Helms College open house today

...Enrollment for classes, which start Oct. 12, is already underway. For more information, contact Helms College admissions staff at (706) 651-9707.Helms College is a subsidiary of Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA.

Inmate gets life, no parole for murder at Augusta State Medical Prison

...first person Tiraboschi killed. On Dec. 4, 1995, while fleeing law enforcement officers in a stolen vehicle in middle Georgia's Peach County, Tiraboschi crossed the center line and crashed head-on into a pickup truck whose driver was trying...

Augusta banker named president of State Bank & Trust

...will oversee the market presidents and mortgage division for the State Bank system, which includes Atlanta and middle Georgia. He will report to Thomas Wiley Jr., who is the CEO of the financial services company and held the president's...

State Bank and Trust signs go up at First Bank of Georgia branches

...day we announced it, if not more so."State Bank operates 26 banking offices in three primary markets: Atlanta, Middle Georgia and Augusta, along with five mortgage origination offices in the Atlanta, Augusta and Savannah markets.State Bank...

Across the region

Deputy won't face charges in shootingEATONTON, GA. - A middle Georgia sheriff's deputy will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a man who approached him with a knife.District Attorney Fred...

Augusta native to hear Supreme Court case

...released Thursday, McMillian will serve in place of Justice David Nahmias in a case involving a boundary dispute between middle Georgia's Bibb and Monroe counties.McMillian, 42, was appointed to the Court of Appeals by Gov. Nathan Deal and took...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Luke Bryan stays true to his roots with annual Farm Tour

...out some amazingly talented country music singers and songwriters.Bryan, fresh out of high school, was playing middle Georgia nightclubs with a band called Neyami Road.It was his high school drama coach, Robbie Davis, who told Bryan that...

Across Georgia

...rampageMACON - Investigators are using surveillance video to try identifying teens that were part of a group that ransacked a middle Georgia Wal-Mart early Sunday morning, causing an estimated $2,000 in damage, Macon-Bibb County Sheriff David Davis...