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Body found in vehicle near Family Dollar on Deans Bridge Road

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 1:15pm

Authorities have released the name of a man found dead Friday in a vehicle near a Family Dollar on Deans Bridge Road.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

Trump meets Putin: Talk of positive results, not of election

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 12:04pm

HAMBURG, Germany — At long last face to face, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin voiced confidence Friday that their historic first meeting would pave the way for a positive trajectory for their two countries. If thornier issues like election meddling came up, they discussed them only in private.

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Rants and raves

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 8:50pm

Trump has made America the worst it’s ever been. Impeach him now.

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Kirby: Fun, sun, run, done

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 8:49pm

Crossing the starting line may be an act of courage, but crossing the finish line is an act of faith.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Corps raising trigger for dam releases

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 8:07pm

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is proposing a “significant” six-foot increase in the Clarks Hill Lake level it uses to trigger releases from Thurmond Dam as part of a revised drought contingency plan.

Read more Staff Writer Susan McCord

Officials to hold public hearings for millage rate proposals

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 6:40pm

Grovetown residents could see a property tax increase if a proposed millage rate hike is approved.

Read more Staff Writer Abbigail Lennon

Lincoln County sheriff laid to rest Thursday

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 5:03pm

Those who knew Lincoln County Sheriff Bruce Beggs best remembered him as a public servant and a person who could make you laugh to the point of tears.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

Rain driving out drought

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 11:27am

Rainfall totals are pushing the area out of drought conditions and residents can expect intermittent showers and possibly below-average temperatures through the end of July, meteorologists with the National Weather Service said.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Police: 4 children, man found dead after reported stabbing

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 11:23am

LOGANVILLE, Ga. — Police found four young children and their father apparently stabbed to death in a home outside Atlanta and took the mother into custody early Thursday.

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Starbucks to expand Augusta plant

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 9:00am

Augusta’s Starbucks plant will undergo a $120 million expansion that will nearly double the five-year-old facility’s footprint and create at least 100 new jobs, the Seattle-based coffee giant announced Thursday.

Read more Staff Writers Photos Damon Cline Joe Hotchkiss