Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...Linwood was shot and thrown into a truck. Ms. Hall was kidnapped, raped and shot. The assailants threw both victims into the river, leaving behind the blood-stained vehicle. Two days later, James C. Gray, 54, was kidnapped from Beech Island and taken...

National Wildlife Federation starts process to sue federal agency over pipeline plans

...for worst-case oil spills in lakes, rivers and other waterways.Leaders of the conservation...more than 800,000 gallons of oil into a river system in 2010.Citing Transportation...pipelines that "travel in, on, or under rivers, lakes, and other inland navigable waters...

North Augusta woman found dead in Savannah River

NORTH AUGUSTA - A woman was found dead Tuesday morning in the Savannah River.She has been identified as Suzanne E. Dyke, 61, of North Augusta, according to a statement by Aiken Coroner Tim Carlton...

Wine Time: Martinelli Bella Vigna Chardonnay 2011, Sonoma County

...pioneering wine families, with Russian River Valley roots going back to the 1800s...they own vineyards throughout the Russian River Valley and the Fort Ross ? Seaview AVAs...California. Giuseppe thought the Russian River Valley looked like his Italian homeland...

Georgia will develop mountain truck terminal

...they voted to appropriate $266 million in bonds to fund the state's share of deepening the shipping channel of the Savannah River."The message we delivered to legislators who really did not, perhaps, know what the port of Savannah did for our state...

Upcoming Events

...partner not needed; (803) 215-4010, augustadancing.orgWEEKLY CLEANUPS WITH JAY: Come dressed ready to clean up Savannah River; Savannah Riverkeeper provides gloves, water and personal flotation device if you don't own one; e-mail for times and...

Annual CSRA College Night on Sept. 10

...College Night for high school students will be Sept. 10 at James Brown Arena, according to a news release from sponsor Savannah River Nuclear Solutions.More than 140 colleges and universities will distribute information, and attendees have a chance to win...

California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan

...the third lap and finished in 1 hour, 49 minutes, 48.2 seconds.Wilimovsky led the last three kilometers over the Kazanka River course under ideal conditions."My strategy was to hang back for the first five kilometers, build up at the last five kilometers...

Lawmakers claims construction tax fraud

...has continued to sweeten the tax breaks available to the motion-picture industry to lure production companies, like Moon River Studios which is building what it predicts will be the country's largest filming facility just outside of Savannah. And the...

Final vote on stormwater fee set for today by Augusta Commission

...was receptive but not fully apprised about a developer's SPLOST proposal to help extend the Augusta Common to the Savannah River in exchange for help with a new hotel."I think we need more (hotel) beds downtown," Fennoy said.