Suspect sought after stealing televisions

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for an unidentified suspect accused...said her home was ransacked, according to an incident report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.The victim told deputies the suspect entered...

Child molestation brings 25-year prison term

...in prison.Phillip J. Arceneaux, 43, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to aggravated sexual battery, child...remainder of his life once released.Arceneaux was charged in Richmond County following a report in 2013 that he sexually assaulted...

Augusta area to see heightened road patrol this Labor Day

Speaking to area traffic officers Thursday, Richmond County Sheriff's Office Lt. Lewis Blanchard clearly outlined the mission for the holiday weekend."Our goal is to save lives...

Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Bianca Cain Johnson | Thursday, Aug 21, 2014 Richmond County Crime The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is charged with law...enforcement duties in the 328 square miles that make up Richmond County, Georgia. The Sheriff's Office...

RCBOE begins planning for new west Richmond school in anticipation of Fort Gordon influx

...populations at several existing schools, the Richmond County Board of Education is planning...handle design services for the project. Richmond County School System Program Director...consultant Bill Montgomery said several Richmond County schools, such as Sue Reynolds...

Sego Middle School celebrates 50th anniversary

...is one of the oldest middle schools in Richmond County. School administrators said it...principal and assistant superintendent in Richmond County over the course of his life...Renee Perry, a veteran teacher in Richmond County and a relative of Sego, said...

Animal treatment shameful

...responsibility for the care of their dogs, cats and horses that serve people's benefit and desires.People in the CSRA, especially Richmond County, ought to be ashamed to permit the abandonment of such a large number of pets. They have been bred, raised and trained...

Facebook meeting turns into gunplay

...Facebook fired several shots at her after he brought her chicken nuggets.Quitney Antwane Hardens, 25, was booked into the Richmond County jail Wednesday on aggravated assault charges.The 17-year-old girl told police she had been talking to the man...

Shopgirl: Hyperlapse more helpful than you think

...show The Goonies free during the October festival.The 1985 classic will be shown on the parade grounds of the old Academy of Richmond County (aka Westobou central) on Saturday, Oct. 4. The grounds will open at 6 p.m., and the movie starts at 7. Bring...

Big trees compete with grass, plants for water

...unless you remove the trees. You have to ask yourself what your priorities are. REACH SID MULLIS, THE DIRECTOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA EXTENSION SERVICE OFFICE FOR RICHMOND COUNTY, AT (706) 821-2349 OR SMULLIS@UGA.EDU.