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UPDATE: Motorcycle accident clear on Bobby Jones Expy at Sandbar Ferry Rd.

Crews are on the scene of a motorcycle accident off Bobby Jones Expressway at the Sandbar Ferry Road exit.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:23:33 GMT

UPDATE: 1 man shot in thigh on Emmett St.

Richmond County deputies are investigating a shooting on Emmett St. in Augusta.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:23:01 GMT

Stabbing investigation underway in Aiken

Aiken Public Safety officers are investigating a stabbing on Brentwood Place near York St. and Rudy Mason Pkwy.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:17:13 GMT

Vehicle overturned on Old Waynesboro Rd. near Goshen Elementary

Authorities are investigating an accident on Old Waynesboro Rd. near Goshen Elementary.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:16:47 GMT

Keeping your kids safe on Halloween

On Halloween with so many kids going door to door, Georgia parole officers will be watching registered sex offenders even more closely.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:15:14 GMT

Todd Gurley Law could be first bill to hit Georgia floor

The University of Georgia is appealing an NCAA ruling Georgia fans and law makers are not happy about. Star running back Todd Gurley is still on suspension after admitting he got $3000 for signing autographs and memorabilia. News 12 caught up with Governor Nathan Deal and a local law maker who is putting together the Todd Gurley Law.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:21:50 GMT

Ebola threat puts hosptial's protocol to test

An Ebola threat at Doctor's Hospital turns out to be nothing more than a false alarm. A man coming back from Africa in the past 24 hours showed signs of the virus, but was cleared by the CDC Wednesday night. News 12 visited the room where the patient was treated to show you how the protocol works.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:30:23 GMT

Aiken County offering absentee voting

At the Aiken County Government Center, votes are already being cast.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:34:32 GMT

12 OYS: Former Augusta VA doctor claims gastrointestinal backlog cover-up

A former primary care physician who worked at Augusta's embattled VA hospital is speaking out about this week's resignation of his former boss, VA Director Robert Hamilton. Dr. Raymond Kostromin was fired from the VA in 2013. The VA accused him of stealing. He said he was retaliated against for bringing problems to his superiors.

Published: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:40:26 GMT

Local hero returns Purple Heart to missing soldier's family

A missing Purple Heart for a missing WWII veteran will soon be reunited with the soldier's family.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:10:30 GMT