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Across Georgia

...in second murder trialCOLUMBUS, GA. - A man was acquitted Saturday in his second trial in the fatal stabbing of a Muscogee County schools superintendent 22 years ago.After a day and a half of deliberations, the jury acquitted Kareem Lane in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-06/across-georgia
Richmond County Board of Education appoints new principals at Lucy C. Laney, T.W. Josey high schools

...Josey High School, taking over for Ronald Wiggins. Wiggins was hired to be one of three regional chiefs for the Muscogee County school system in April.Lee will face several challenges when he assumes his position at T.W. Josey, mainly overseeing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-29/richmond-county-board-edu
Fort Benning soldier collapses, dies

...FORT BENNING, Ga. - Authorities say a Fort Benning soldier collapsed and died during exercises over the weekend. Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan says the 20-year-old Fort Benning soldier died early Saturday morning at a hospital in Columbus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-28/fort-benning-soldier-collaps
Josey principal Ronald Wiggins accepts Muscogee County School Board job offer

The Muscogee County School Board on Monday voted unanimously to hire T.W. Josey High...academics," according to director of communications Valerie Fuller.Muscogee County ? which includes Columbus, Ga. ? features similar demographics to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-04-22/muscogee-county-school-bo
Man fatally shot by police at Columbus State University was unarmed, lawyer says

...they were responding to reports of someone with a gun.Zikarious Jaquan Flint, 20, suffered two gunshot wounds, Muscogee County Cor oner Buddy Bryan said Monday.Flint wasn't a student at the university. University police reported that officers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-31/man-fatally-shot-police-columbus-st
Census estimates: Richmond County population shrinking

...housing, and health care and educational programs.Muscogee County, which also is consolidated and includes no incorporated...where relocation saw a net gain of 568 residents. Muscogee County had 2,481 more people move in than away in 2013...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-27/census-estimates-richmond-cou
NOTICE TO PHILLIP ZACHARY GAMBLE AND ALL POTENTIAL BIOLOGICAL FATH...

...notice that a petition seeking adoption of the child born on November 5, 2007 to Lindsey Kaye Jones in Fort Benning, Muscogee County Georgia has been filed in the Superior Court of Columbia County, Georgia. You have been indicated as the biological...

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Across the region

...two consecutive life prison terms. Larrie Scott, 32, likely assaulted the now 15-year-old victim he impregnated at least 20 times over the course of nearly a decade, Assistant Muscogee County District Attorney Wesley Lambertus said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-18/across-region
Across the region

...outside a Georgia state welfare office in Columbus was killed by her estranged husband, who later killed himself.Muscogee County Coro ner Buddy Bryan said Tonya Moses-Charles, 44, of Phenix City, Ala., was fatally shot in a parking lot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-21/across-region
Augusta still Georgia's second-largest city

...Columbus sister cities.How each city counts its population does play a role in where it ranks. Columbus counts all of Muscogee County, which it consolidated with in 1971, whereas Au gusta, which became a consolidated government when it merged with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-16/augusta-still-georgias-second