Richmond, Aiken, Columbia county officials say falling gas prices welcomed

Officials in Richmond, Co lum bia and Aiken counties said gas prices falling to their lowest level since 2011 is providing a welcomed break in tight budgets...

Terry Duncan

...death by his parents, Charles and Doris Hobby Duncan and one grandson, Kristopher Farr. He was a PE Teacher for the Richmond Co. School System. He was a minister for many years, having spent a lot of time helping those in need of help. He was...

Paulette Williamson

...David Lambert officiating. Burial will follow in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Williamson was a native of Richmond Co., but had lived in Thomson for many years. She was retired from Small Claims and Magistrate Court of McDuffie Co...

Roy McCorkle

...13, in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Jimmy Richardson officiating. Mr. McCorkle was a native of Richmond Co., but had lived in Dearing for many years. He was a bar manager. Survivors include his wife, Becky McCorkle; three...

Sandra Malone

...September 26 in Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Steve Stokes officiating. Mrs. Malone was a native of Richmond Co. but had lived in Thomson for many years. She was a waitress. Survivors include her husband, Jimmy Malone, Thomson...

Bootsie Calhoun

...when her children were young she served as PTA President at William Robinson Elementary School and as a member of the Richmond Co. Board of Education. She was a Past President of the Jr. League of Augusta, of the Gateway Garden Club, and of...

Hugh Hobbs

...Mike Sutphin officiating. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery with Full Masonic Rites. Mr. Hobbs was a native of Richmond Co., but had lived in Dearing most of his life. He was a retired Welder and was a part-time employee of Dudley Nurseries...

John Robinson Jr.

...Grovetown, GA. He was a native of Augusta, GA, a Navy Veteran and served during the Vietnam Era; retired from the Richmond Co. Youth Development Center as an Engineer for Maintenance after 30 years and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church...

Empty Stocking Fund donations

...Family and Friends" 100In memory of Lucy May 75Merry Christmas! Leighton, Charlsie and Wells 150Title One Department Richmond Co. School System 450Total today $6,445.50 Total this year $90,260.90

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Experts say state's jobless rates aren't cause for worry

...111, or sandi.martin@augustachronicle.com. UNEMPLOYMENT RATES Georgia SouthCarolinaAIken Co.Columbia Co. Richmond Co.U.S. February5.3N/A*N/A*N/A*N/A*5.2 January5. December4.66...