Augusta convenience store robbed Tuesday

...stocking drinks into a cooler when two black males entered the store, one of whom approached the front counter, brandished...money. The victim pulled his own handgun when he realized the store was being robbed and tried to shoot the robbers, but...

High-tech means higher sales for many small retailers

...shoppers accumulate rewards points at thousands of small businesses. It helps create an emotional connection between the store and shopper, Moeser says.Another app called Dolly helps a retailer arrange for merchandise to be picked up from a store...

SC woman dies after falling down elevator shaft

...elevator shaftFowler said Gilmore was on the main floor of the store and attempted to take a freight elevator to the second...elevator wasn't there, and the woman fell 11 feet into the store's basement. She was pronounced dead at the scene...

Suspect in Augusta convenience store burglaries arrested

...County jail today on two counts of burglary.Lewis is accused of prying open a metal roll-down door at Lucky Spot, 1237 Gordon Highway, and stealing cigarettes on Tuesday. He is also accused of a second burglary at the store Wednesday.

Five Richmond County stores charged with selling alcohol to minor

...the undercover, underage deputy to purchase alcohol.The stores remain open, but have been charged with the sale of...announced that five of 15 stores visited were being cited. The stores included Savin Haven at 4474 Mike Padgett Highway, Food...

Convenience store robbery latest in string

...about 11:45 p.m. Sunday. A clerk told police two masked men entered the store, took a wallet from a customer and then demanded "all the money you...midnight after a man with a handgun and wearing the Ghostface mask robbed the store.

Augusta business robbed at gunpoint

...Supermarket IGA at 2 Greene Street where a black man had entered the store brandishing a pistol, according to a Richmond County...Where are the hundreds at?"The suspect took cash from the store safe before fleeing. The suspect was last seen wearing...

Masked man robs Augusta convenience store

...witnessed the crime threw a beer can at the robber and wrestled him until they ended up outside the store. However, the robber re-entered the store, got an undisclosed amount of cash and left in an unknown vehicle headed toward Burke County.

Uniform shop slaying in 1993 still unsolved

...Police said the mother of three had been working alone at the store when she was killed. Police released a composite sketch...kind and would often give money to panhandlers coming in the store.Richmond County sheriff's Sgt. Michael McDaniel said...

One piece of bite-size candy leads to another

...you're throwing away an empty bag and promising to buy the next one.I'll probably run into you when I waddle down to the store.WHY I'M A MEAN DRIVER: As a rule, I don't let people out. I don't let them pull their car into the traffic...