Wrightboro Road reopens after construction causes gas leak

Wrightsboro Road from Flowing Wells to Belair roads was briefly closed Monday after a reported gas leak.Richmond County firefighters and gas company crews responded...

Gas leak closes Wrightsboro

Wrightsboro Road from Flowing Wells to Belair roads is closed after a reported gas leak.Officials said firefighters and crews with the gas company on are the scene assessing the problem.Drivers are advised to avoid the area.

Freshman has worked hard for his spot on Georgia's defense

...wherever I go, I'm going to go in and do the work and perform well," Sanders said.Sanders was lauded by upperclassmen for how...inside guys sometimes," Lamar said. "They all can tackle real well, they're all physical. We cross-train them to be able to...

Falcons' defense prepares for Vikings rookie quarterback

...Bridgewater, a threat as a runner and passer, in the pocket."They're going to base their offense off of what he can do well, which is obviously run and move around," Worrilow said. "That's going to be something we're going to have to prepare...

McIlroy-McDowell partnership might not be in the cards this week

...This is not a weak American team," McGinley said. "We might be slight favorites with the bookies, but the two teams are very well balanced and very close together. We know it's going to be a very tough contest ahead of us."

Whole Foods, Gander Mountain open Augusta stores Tuesday

...announced in early February its plans to bring the 52,000-square-foot store to the property off Interstate 20 and Flowing Wells Road. It has 120 employees.Whole Foods opens Tuesday morning at 2907 Washington Road as the new anchor to the Washington...

US existing home sales fall in August

...percent of purchases in August came from first-time buyers, well below the historical average of 40 percent.The median sales...sentiment index from the National Association of Home Builders and Wells Fargo climbed in September to 59, the highest reading since...

Pop Rocks: As arts festival grows, so does need for better flow

...inspiring and hard. It can lead to new highs as well as new challenges that must be acknowledged...success and rightfully so. It is exceedingly well organized, booked and executed. That does...correctly, it might leave room for growth as well.

Salary talks under way, early start possible for new Augusta administrator

...amount or contract, Smith and Jackson said, but went "very well," according to Smith. "She's going to look at what we prepared...local government administration, management or leadership, as well as extensive experience as a deputy administrator or manager...

Braves fire general manager

...Hart will serve as interim GM."It was time," team Presi dent John Schuerholz said. "It was time for the organization's well-being."For the Braves, it was the most jarring change of direction since manager Russ Nixon was fired 65 games into the...