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Dr. George Bradley resigns as Paine College president

Effective immediately, Dr. George C. Bradley, is no longer president of Paine College after nearly seven years with the college. Bradley was the 14th President and is a graduate of South Carolina State University.

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:46:44 GMT

UPDATE: Still waiting on test results for Savannah River substance

The Savannah Riverkeeper organization says they are still waiting for test results on an oily substance found in the river this weekend.

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:44:16 GMT

Everyone safe after Columbia County house fire

No word on the cause of the flames

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:02:56 GMT

UPDATE: Crews investigating cause of early morning house fire

An investigation is underway into the cause of an early morning house fire on Hillvale St. off Pine St.

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:21:11 GMT

Augusta firefighter battles flesh-eating bacteria after rescuing mother and son

An Augusta firefighter is lucky to have his leg after an off-duty rescue leaves him with flesh-eating bacteria.

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:27:01 GMT

UPDATE | Cause of strong odor in Jefferson County released

Improperly stored RoundUp has been deemed the cause of the strong odor in Jefferson County, according to Jefferson County EMA Director Jim Anderson.

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:41:53 GMT

News 12 Special Assignment: Lifting to the extreme

In the gym, it's all about staying in shape and looking great but sometimes it can be taken to the extreme.

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:04:07 GMT

12 OYS: Mom, kids use bucket as makeshift bathroom; blames landlord

For several weeks now, a mom and her children say they have been using a bucket as a bathroom. Despite reporting the problem to the property owner they say nothing has been done to fix the problem.

Published: Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:50:07 GMT

All Ga. counties now deemed ready for Hollywood

The state Film, Music and Digital Entertainment Office announced Monday that in just four years all Georgia counties have taken part in its Camera Ready Community Program. Being designated "camera ready" means counties have designated liaisons prepared to assist movie and TV producers looking for local filming locations.

Published: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:55:38 GMT

Organizers: Oily substance in Savannah River won't stop Ironman competition

The no swimming ban is in full effect for the Savannah River. Swimmers training for this year's Ironman spotted an oil like substance in the water over the weekend.

Published: Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:50:25 GMT