First of Operation Mayday sex sting suspects pleads guilty in Richmond County court

The first adult snagged by Operation May Day, a sting operation targeting people soliciting minors for sexual encounters, pleaded guilty Friday.

Gold Cross settles lawsuit with Alabama hospital

...settled in September 2013 for $9 million, according to court documents.Gold Cross, based in Augusta, serves Richmond, Columbia and Jefferson counties. It has been named in four lawsuits in the past five years in Richmond County courts.

Florida demands extradition of Augusta woman

...expense involved, often stops extraditions for accused fugitives facing minor crimes.On Jan. 20, however, the Richmond County court received a warrant signed by Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and Florida Gov. Rick Scott for Johnson's arrest and extradition...

William Baker

...Captain on the Augusta Fire Department. He was on the Augusta City Council for 14 years, and was a bailiff in the Richmond County court system for over 30 years. He retired as Chief Bailiff of State Court, in 1997. Besides supporting his community...

Man accused of causing crash on Bobby Jones Expressway indicted

...twice. Two people in the vehicle that flipped were seriously injured; one suffered a broken neck.According to Richmond County court records, Singleton was convicted of DUI in 2010 and was charged with DUI again on Nov. 4, 2012.In connection...

Augusta mayoral candidate Blocker-Adams says she wasn't hiding debts

...communication from these creditors since 2005 or 2006."LaFavor said he tried to reach Blocker-Adams last week. Richmond County court records show that a collection agency for Ford Motor Co. attempted to place a lien on her property last September...

Criminal cases moving smoothly through Richmond County court system

Where criminal cases once backlogged Augusta's criminal justice system and took an average of 494 days to reach a final resolution, in 2013 the average was 169 days.

Rants & Raves

...suing for discrimination needs to get an attorney. Don't try to fight it yourself. I represented myself in the Richmond County courts and lost.I WORK IN AN all-you-can-eat buffet. Just because they say one size fits all doesn't mean...

Longtime Richmond County clerk of court faces first challenger since being elected

...her post against a former clerk hoping to fulfill her longtime dream of becoming the chief of record keeping for Richmond County courts.The challenger, Hattie Holmes-Sullivan, started working in the clerk's office in 1978, five years after...

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