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Body found in Columbia County

...identity until the autopsy is completed at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation lab in Atlanta. The lab results are expected to come later today. Reach Preston Sparks at 868-1222, ext. 115, or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/25/met_432295.shtml
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Illegal aliens are found with 2 kilos of cocaine

...notified and both men were being held without bond in the Columbia County Detention Center. Police also seized $1,990 and a 1992 Honda Accord. Reach Preston Sparks at 868-1222, ext. 115, or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/05/met_39694.shtml
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Signs help visitors find their way downtown

...Preserve America Grant to create the wayfinding plan. The signs include a mileage count that tells motorists how far they are from the city's center. Reach Preston Sparks at (706) 823-3338 or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/29/met_505763.shtml
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Officer calls school fire arson

...and at least one teacher was taken to the hospital for breathing problems. Lt. Hannan said the fire will continue to be investigated for a suspect. Reach Preston Sparks at (706) 828-3904 or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/15/met_375747.shtml
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Poinsettias prime picks for holidays

...that come from California the first of August, she said. Reach Preston Sparks at (706) 823-3338 or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com POINSETTIA POINTS PICKING THEM - Choose a plant with dark green foliage down to the soil line. - The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/26/met_501626.shtml
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Changes signal project almost done

...Wertz said, motorists will be able to ride on the parkway all the way from Bobby Jones to a new Interstate 20 interchange in Aiken County. Reach Preston Sparks at (803) 648-1395, ext. 110, or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/08/met_547376.shtml
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State might pay for road repairs

...that, 6.9 miles were on the 2006 list. Reach Preston Sparks at (706) 868-1222, ext. 115 or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com. ROADS ON THE 2007 LARP LIST (Roads previously approved for 2006) Farmington Circle, 0.77 mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/17/met_92826.shtml
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Woman burned in morning house fire

...started. "Preliminarily, it looks like an accidental fire," Lt. Hannan said. He said he would investigate, however, to determine the exact cause. Reach Preston Sparks at (706) 828-3904 or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/28/met_417021.shtml
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RAIN

...said there should be no rain today through Thursday. "That's probably the longest we've gone without precipitation in quite a long time," he said. Reach Preston Sparks at (706) 828-3904 or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/21/met_379074.shtml
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Trudeau recalls drop into Normandy

...our last flight for victory. ... So Mother, give my best regards to all and don't believe all you hear, especially the German view." Reach Preston Sparks at (803) 648-1395, ext. 110, or preston.sparks@augustachronicle.com.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/06/met_526682.shtml
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