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Motorcycle involved in hit-and-run on Broad Street

Deputies were on the scene of a hit-and-run involving a motorcycle Thursday evening on Broad Street at Milledge Road, according to Richmond County Dispatch.

Published: Fri, 25 Apr 2014 02:39:51 GMT

Medical company is moving and bringing new jobs

North Augusta is celebrating hundreds of jobs coming to town. MEDAC, which is based in Augusta is making the move to Aiken County. The company will bring more than 500 existing workers and hire 200 new ones. News 12 is on your side with more on how you can connect with one of the new jobs.

Published: Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:31:49 GMT

Ga Rep. Barbara Sims: "New gun law is not recreating the wild wild west"

"How long is it going to take you to call the cops on your phone while someone else shoots up the congregation," asked Rep. Sims.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:28:13 GMT

New Georgia gun law is receiving mixed reviews

"Some of the government facilities, I do have a little bit of concern with, but it is the law of the land and we will abide by it. We will do whatever we can to keep our city employees safe," said Mayor Deke Copenhaver.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:51:45 GMT

Update: Teen hit by car on Gordon HWY is recovering in the hospital

One of the teens hit by cars on Gordon Highway is making a recovery at Children's Hospital of Atlanta.

Published: Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:48:31 GMT

Murphey Middle teachers help round up students for CRCT testing

It's test time in Georgia and one local middle school noticed some students weren't able to show up on testing days, so staff there are working to help those students.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:08:54 GMT

12 OYS: Senior dodges Jamaican scam but ends up with $500 phone bill

She was the target of some con artists who prey on senior citizens. But while she dodged the scammers, she is now left with a high phone bill and the possiblity of being disconnected from her life line. On Your Side is answering her call.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:04:41 GMT

Investigators searching for third suspect in Augusta shooting

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office arrested two suspects in connection with a shooting on the 1400 block of Brown Street.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:59:59 GMT

Suspect wanted in connection to car break-ins

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office needs your help finding a robbery suspect.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:42:08 GMT

Deal signs bill restricting GA state employees abortion coverage

Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a bill into law restricting abortion coverage in plans for state employees and those sold on the insurance exchange as part of the federal health care law.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:11:19 GMT