Canadian delegation inspired by Georgia Cyber Center

Members of the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) came to Augusta Friday to learn about the Georgia Cyber Center and its mission to address cyber incidents and attacks.

  R. Kelly surrenders to police after being indicted on sex crime charges

Kelly, whose legal name is Robert Kelly, is charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
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  Jussie Smollett to be removed from ‘Empire’ season’s final episodes

Smollett reported being beaten up by two men who shouted racist and anti-gay slurs and threw bleach on him. But his story fell apart when actors Smollett knew from the "Empire" set and the gym told police that Smollett paid them $3,500 to stage the attack.

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  Law Enforcement in SC is visible as they work towards achieving Target Zero

GBI needs more money to fight sex crimes with minors

Bi-Lo closing 3 local stores

2 adults, 1 juvenile arrested after fight at Burke County Courthouse

Report: SC has 184 open missing persons cases

A report, compiled by the team at VivintSource.com, which specializes in home security systems and home solutions, shows the Palmetto State has 3.7 missing people for every 100,000 residents.
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Trump picks ambassador to Canada for UN post

President Donald Trump announced Friday that he has selected Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

  Owner cited after horses found wandering in Richmond County

UPDATE: Thomson murder suspect arrested

Three men wanted for questioning in connection with Broad Street assault

Columbia County detention center cook arrested for sexual assault with inmate

  Neighbor helps man after drive-by shooting

Georgia Supreme Court: Declining a breathalyzer test can’t be used against you

Community blood drive being held to honor retired teacher who has cancer

Preparing to jump start Master’s Week in Columbia County

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  Police: Patriots owner Robert Kraft facing charges of soliciting prostitution in Florida

Officials are swearing a warrant out for the arrest of Robert Kraft, the billionaire owner of the New England Patriots, for soliciting a prostitute.

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Easy & delicious margarita recipe for National Margarita Day!

  H54K: Columbia County student overcomes shyness through dance

She’s been practicing her craft at Stephanie Dancer’s in Evans for the past 7 or 8 years, taking on ballet, jazz, hip hop, and tap, giving it all she’s got on the competition stage.

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  Heroes honored for saving women from burning Glenn Hills Drive home

Subject wanted for questioning in forgery case

Two adults injured in drive-by shooting in North Augusta

Horizon Foundation honors Jay Jefferies with Humanitarian Award

Georgia Senate unanimously passes Dyslexia legislation

The Georgia Senate passed Senate Bill 48 Wednesday which requires the State Board of Education to develop policies for identifying dyslexia in Georgia’s students.
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HISTORICAL FAIL! Only one state can pass U.S. citizenship test, according to survey

It’s sad but true – only one U.S. state can pass the citizenship exam.

UPDATE: Grovetown horse owner charged with cruelty to animals

Veterinarian says horses did suffer some neglect, but some stories floating around the community are exaggeration

Augusta Fire-Rescue to enforce new protocol after inspection violations

A. R. Johnson Magnet School kicks off engineering week