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Car hits pole on Walton Way Ext. exit off I-20 W.

An accident is causing some back-up on the ramp off I-20 W to Bobby Jones Expy, near Walton Way Extension.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:39:52 GMT

Animal Services ordinance awaits approval from Commission

It's been an uphill battle for Animal Services these past few months, but this week they might catch a break. An animal services ordinance has been approved. Now it just needs to be cleared at Tuesday's commission meeting.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:40:08 GMT

1 hurt in accidental shooting in Augusta

The shooting happened on Dyer Street around 9 p.m., dispatch said. Deputies are investigating the incident.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:47:54 GMT

House fire out in North Augusta

The home off of Five Notch Road was filled with people when the fire started, but crews said everyone got out safely.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:48:05 GMT

Richmond County deputies featured on COPS

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking forward to one more episode with its deputies featured in COPS.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:29:06 GMT

UPDATE | Motorcycle rider in Gateway Drive accident upgraded in hospital

South Carolina Highway Patrol said Stephen Boles was airlifted to the hospital after the crash on Gateway Drive. He was wearing a helmet and was flown to GRU and has been upgraded to fair condition.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:30:13 GMT

McDuffie County Sheriff's Office clears hostage situation

The Sheriff's Office said the situation was on Boneville Road near the railroad tracks between Dearing and Thomson.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:10:48 GMT

UPDATE | Man arrested in Burke County deadly nightclub shooting

Deputies say around 4 a.m. two victims were shot at club off Lawson Road in Burke County. Investigators are currently interviewing witnesses and piecing together what happened.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:10:37 GMT

Students celebrate Paine College's first fall homecoming after week of turmoil

Paine College celebrated its first fall homecoming Saturday night, and it's a much needed celebration after a week of turmoil.

Published: Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:38:32 GMT

Miracle Mile Walk raises money for mammograms

Saturday's Miracle Mile Walk in Augusta raised money for women who can't afford mammograms.

Published: Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:57:37 GMT