Authorities investigate 2 unrelated homicides in Thomson

...the woman, who has not been identified, was a mother of three. It wasn't clear whether the children were home at the time of death.Sometime between 10 and 11 p.m. Saturday, both agencies were called to the 500 block of Shadowmoor Circle...

Know store's refund, exchange policies before making purchase as they are not required by law

...item can be returned for your money back, and most of the time has stipulations such as receipt required, a time limit...Restocking Fee ? A restocking fee is a fee assessed for the time the item was out of the store and unable to be sold to...

Video game enthusiasts come together to play, form friendships at Level Up Game Center

...gaming at Level Up Game Center in Martinez on Saturday. The time spent competing with others in virtual worlds is what ultimately...the all-night events, he said, he would just spend the time playing games at home alone.The ability to befriend like-minded...

Family hopes poem can solve slaying

...Depot only about two weeks before his slaying. "He had found a car he liked, a 1995 Honda Prelude. He loved it and at the time he didn't have a job. I looked at it and I told him, 'Son, I'll get the car for you, but you'll have to get...

New Grovetown chief says community involvement is "key" to handling city growth

...Carolina National Guardsman, was also impressed to hear about Jones' citizen's patrol program, and said if he could find the time, he would volunteer."I like what he is implementing and the programs he is envisioning to protect the citizens and...

Lexington County Council to discuss removing indicted ex-Sheriff Metts' name from building

...in 2008 after private donors raised $40,000.The county council wasn't united on the decision to honor Metts at the time, with some worried it was dangerous to honor a living person. The opponents were able to put in a provision to allow...

Census: Augusta young adults struggling to find jobs

...recent decades because the market has placed a greater emphasis on technology and becoming more efficient."A lot of the time I think people who are from this community say, 'I'm not going to stay in Augusta because there is not enough opportunity...

Smaller, portable ultrasound device is part of education at MCG

...Calder said."Ultrasound is your best friend in the ER," she was told. "It helps you rule out life-threatening things immediately. It's your go-to piece of equipment."Better equipment is coming out all the time, Cappello said.

James Stephens

...being accepted to help construct a memorial reef in his honor. A private service will be held in the spring of 2015 at the time of reef deployment. Donations can be made online at www.mbara.org/donate.cfm, or by mail to: MBARA P.O...

University Merger | The Augusta Chronicle

...the name Georgia Regents University was chosen for the combined university, which took effect on January 8, 2013. At the time of the merger, the Augusta schools were led by GHSU President Dr. Ricardo Azziz. Georgia Regents University officials...