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Chase crosses state line, ends near Doug Barnard Pkwy.

Richmond County dispatch says deputies chased a car down Doug Barnard Pkwy around 2 am before pulling it over on Aragon Dr. at Golden St. off Dan Bowles Rd.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:41:51 GMT

1 person shot in the leg in Aiken County

One person was shot in the leg on Amos Court Wednesday evening, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office said

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:58:06 GMT

12 OYS: River Glen Apartments admits fault in toddler chemical poisoning

"I just want an apology. A real apology, and not just because it's on TV. They should have been apologized the day it happened." Those exact words are coming from Laquana Hatcher, the mother of a toddler poisoned from drinking paint thinner. She said she is not satisfied with the response from management at the apartment complex where it happened. Management tells News 12 that it takes the blame for what occurred.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:55:32 GMT

GM issues six more recalls

The latest recalls bring the total for GM so far this year to 60, affecting a record 29.7 million cars and trucks. GM already has passed the 22 million vehicles recalled by all automakers last year.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:42:44 GMT

Another confirmed bear sighting, this time in Evans neighborhood

There was another bear sighting in the area, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources confirmed.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:05:14 GMT

Georgia group to address jail gangs, contraband

A group of corrections agencies are planning to discuss a multi-jurisdictional initiative aimed at cracking down on jail gangs and the use of contraband.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:15:39 GMT

UPDATE | New details about newborn found in Augusta parking lot

Charges are not being filed against the mother, the Sheriff's Office said.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:55:05 GMT

Border Bash headliner announced

Kristian Bush, one half of platinum-selling country duo Sugarland, will headline this year's Border Bash in the Augusta Common on Sept. 12, according to a release.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:22:28 GMT

UPDATE | Commissioners vote no on all city administrator candidates

Mayor Deke Copenhaver is putting his support behind Oscar Rodriguez for city administrator, Commissioner Grady Smith said. The candidate with six or more votes wins.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:11:14 GMT

UPDATE | Important local races decided in Georgia Primary runoff

Georgia voters decided the outcome of some big races during the primary runoff.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:23:01 GMT