Purse-snatcher runs over woman

...a woman after stealing her purse.Local news outlets report the incident happened Monday around 7:45 p.m. at a Wal-Mart in Covington.Covington Police Department spokesman Capt. Craig Treadwell says officers arrived at the scene to find...

Rants & Raves

...away their trash properly. RAVE FOR WAL-MART. For the first time in months I was at the Wal-Mart on Richland Avenue and thanks to...quickly. Great move on hiring her Wal-Mart, finally someone that knows what...

North Augusta water park construction delayed by rain

...location is along the multi-laned Edgefield Road, an area that has seen much growth lately with the development of a Wal-Mart Supercenter and an accompanying shopping center. "They've long since had the funding and they've long since had...

Rants & Raves

...and we will pay the price for it. Use your heads when you vote. If it sounds too good to be true, it usually is. WAL-MART HAS layaways, but deadbeat parents roam the streets looking for handouts while using cellphones, getting tattooed...

Mistrial declared in Augusta robbery trial for man with foot fetish history; juror jailed for contempt

...arrested again in 2002, and in 2012 he was accused of tricking a 12-year-old to suck on her toes inside the Grovetown Wal-Mart.At the time of his arrest in the latest incident, Leaphart had an arrest warrant pending for an incident in June 2014...

2 men sought after armed robbery at Wal-Mart

Two men are being sought after an armed robbery Monday at a Wal-Mart in Aiken County.About 6 p.m., deputies responded to the store at 3603 Richland Avenue W. after a woman was robbed at gunpoint...

Walmart, Home Depot respond to online shoppers' increasing demands for speedy delivery

...holiday shopping season, Amazon, Wal-Mart, Macy's and other retailers are...guaranteeing faster deliveries.Wal-Mart says it aims to get packages to shoppers...investments are squeezing profit: Wal-Mart stock tumbled Wednesday after it...

Wal-mart now hiring for new Neighborhood Market

...majority of new associates will begin work in December to help prepare the store for its grand opening.There are three Wal-mart stores in Richmond County and two in Columbia County in addition to the Neighborhood Markets in Martinez and Evans.

Victim hospitalized in Edgefield shooting

...victim ? who has not been identified ? was shot Tuesday morning on Murrah Road and then driven to the North Augusta Wal-Mart, where an ambulance took the victim to Georgia Regents Medical Center.Edgefield County Sheriff's Office investigators...

As pessimism of consumers grows, US economy shrinks

...sales in another way, too: Their revenue in foreign currencies is worth less once it's converted back to dollars. Wal-Mart, for example, says it expects flat sales this year, partly because of such currency effects. Johnson & Johnson and...