Sheriff’s Office: No link between recent murders in Edgefield County

Edgefield County Sheriff's Office believes there is no connection between two murders that happened in the past several weeks.
Sitel Group of Augusta hosts job fair for National Hiring Day
At least 1 person shot in South Augusta
Man wanted for questioning in Augusta forgery case
  Two families displaced, dog severely burned in fire
Man arrested for illegal dumping in Blythe

Grovetown community split on city’s halloween night plan for sexual offenders

Grovetown Community is split on city's plan to house sexual offenders on probation during halloween night.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Suspect in Blue Ridge Dr. hit-and-run arrested
A man has been arrested in Columbia County for allegedly clipping an 11-year-old boy with his car on Blue Ridge Dr.
Weather on the Road: Graniteville
First Alert meteorologist Pierce Legeion was live on the road in Graniteville, SC for Weather on the Road Monday morning.
Georgia-Carolina State Fair wraps up 96th year
The fair had 9 fun-filled days, despite rumors of closing early.

Commissioner Grady Smith remembered at Trinity on the Hill Methodist Church

Community members, family members, friends and colleagues spent their Friday afternoon celebrating the life of long-time Augusta Commissioner Grady Smith at Trinity on the Hill United Methodist Church. Commissioner Smith passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 16 from an illness he had been battling.

Former NFL player organizes free athletic training for Fleming Park electrocution survivors

Since the terrible tragedy of Melquan Robinson, Jr.'s death, an outpouring of support from the community has been front and center. Now, a local business owner and former NFL player is getting the ball rolling to helping his team grieve.
  Homicide victim’s missing car found
Shepeard Blood Center desperate for O negative blood
Columbia County could have sign updates in the coming months

NATIONAL HEADLINES

McDonald’s changing its breakfast menu

McDonald's is expanding its breakfast menu in hopes of drawing more customers.

Free Taco Bell tacos for everyone after Mookie Betts steals a base seven pitches into World Series

The Boston Red Sox outfielder stole in the first inning of Game 1 on Tuesday night, snagging everyone in America a free Doritos Locos Taco.

COMMUNITY

Grovetown community split on city’s halloween night plan for sexual offenders

26th Annual Hispanic Festival kicks off in Evans this weekend

H54K: Augusta 11-year-old excels at 2 art schools

Columbia County Merchants Parade now taking applications

The Columbia County Merchants Association is now accepting applications for its 2018 Christmas Parade.