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  • ‘Same-Day Rapid Clinic’ to open at Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center

    ‘Same-Day Rapid Clinic’ to open at Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:12:45 GMT
    Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center (Source: WFXG)Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center (Source: WFXG)
    Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center (Source: WFXG)Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center (Source: WFXG)
    On Monday, October 1 at 8:00 a.m, the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center will open its "Same-Day Rapid Clinic" at its downtown location on 15th Street in Augusta, offering faster access to primary care and as many as 60 appointments each day, The clinic will be located adjacent to the Emergency Department and will offer greater convenience to primary care for Veterans visiting the downtown hospital. Medical Center Director Dr. Robin E. Jackson said he’s excited t...More >>
    On Monday, October 1 at 8:00 a.m, the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center will open its "Same-Day Rapid Clinic" at its downtown location on 15th Street in Augusta, offering faster access to primary care and as many as 60 appointments each day, The clinic will be located adjacent to the Emergency Department and will offer greater convenience to primary care for Veterans visiting the downtown hospital. Medical Center Director Dr. Robin E. Jackson said he’s excited t...More >>
  • Early morning fire in the 2200 block of Hollis Drive

    Early morning fire in the 2200 block of Hollis Drive

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:35 AM EDT2018-09-26 10:35:32 GMT
    A house fire in the 2200 block of Hollis Drive and Second Ave. broke out on Wednesday morning. (WFXG)A house fire in the 2200 block of Hollis Drive and Second Ave. broke out on Wednesday morning. (WFXG)
    A house fire in the 2200 block of Hollis Drive and Second Ave. broke out on Wednesday morning. (WFXG)A house fire in the 2200 block of Hollis Drive and Second Ave. broke out on Wednesday morning. (WFXG)
    There was a house fire in the 2200 block of Hollis Drive and Second Ave in Richmond County on Wednesday morning, no one was home at the time.  The call came in around 5:10 am. The fire was isolated to the living room area and is not considered a total loss. Crews are headed to the scene now.  Copyright 2018 WFXG. All rights reserved.More >>
    There was a house fire in the 2200 block of Hollis Drive and Second Ave in Richmond County on Wednesday morning, no one was home at the time.  The call came in around 5:10 am. The fire was isolated to the living room area and is not considered a total loss. Crews are headed to the scene now.  Copyright 2018 WFXG. All rights reserved.More >>
  • No vote is made for ambulance services vendors for city

    No vote is made for ambulance services vendors for city

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-09-26 10:16:14 GMT

    On Tuesday, Augusta - Richmond County Commissioners were supposed to make a decision from 3 vendors who were interested in providing ambulance services to the city. But the item was deleted off the committee agenda and the process will start back over according to officials. On Friday, 5 companies placed a bid but two were found non-compliant because they didn’t turn in the proper documents. With the process now starting over, any company can apply again. Chris James "Any...

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    On Tuesday, Augusta - Richmond County Commissioners were supposed to make a decision from 3 vendors who were interested in providing ambulance services to the city. But the item was deleted off the committee agenda and the process will start back over according to officials. On Friday, 5 companies placed a bid but two were found non-compliant because they didn’t turn in the proper documents. With the process now starting over, any company can apply again. Chris James "Any...

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  • Vigil held for three-year-old who accidentally shot himself

    Vigil held for three-year-old who accidentally shot himself

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-09-26 03:15:18 GMT
    McKinley "Booney" Chavous IV (WFXG)McKinley "Booney" Chavous IV (WFXG)
    McKinley "Booney" Chavous IV (WFXG)McKinley "Booney" Chavous IV (WFXG)

    A vigil was held on Oxpens Road in Warrenville on Tuesday, September 25, at 8:30 p.m. to honor the three-year-old toddler who lost his life after accidentally shooting himself on Monday, September 24. The three-year-old is named McKinley "Booney" Chavous IV, and his yard on Oxpens Road was completely filled with people, even pouring out onto the street, for the vigil. His family members say that as they were arriving for the vigil, they couldn't believe the outpour of suppo...

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    A vigil was held on Oxpens Road in Warrenville on Tuesday, September 25, at 8:30 p.m. to honor the three-year-old toddler who lost his life after accidentally shooting himself on Monday, September 24. The three-year-old is named McKinley "Booney" Chavous IV, and his yard on Oxpens Road was completely filled with people, even pouring out onto the street, for the vigil. His family members say that as they were arriving for the vigil, they couldn't believe the outpour of suppo...

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  • Augusta - Richmond Co. Commission react after man arrested for making death threats

    Augusta - Richmond Co. Commission react after man arrested for making death threats

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:16 PM EDT2018-09-26 02:16:42 GMT
    Augusta Commission Sign (WFXG)Augusta Commission Sign (WFXG)
    Augusta Commission Sign (WFXG)Augusta Commission Sign (WFXG)
    Richmond County deputies arrested a man for threatening Augusta- Richmond County Commissioners on a Facebook Page on Monday. "That type of stuff doesn't really make you feel good as a commissioner," says Commissioner Mary Davis. The Stuff Commissioner Mary Davis is referring to is threats being made from Butch Palmer to Commissioners. "I think it's a great risk to make those kind of statements publicly and I think most times law enforcement would take the appropr...More >>
    Richmond County deputies arrested a man for threatening Augusta- Richmond County Commissioners on a Facebook Page on Monday. "That type of stuff doesn't really make you feel good as a commissioner," says Commissioner Mary Davis. The Stuff Commissioner Mary Davis is referring to is threats being made from Butch Palmer to Commissioners. "I think it's a great risk to make those kind of statements publicly and I think most times law enforcement would take the appropr...More >>
  • Judge grants 27-year-old deadly DUI crash suspect $50,000 bond

    Judge grants 27-year-old deadly DUI crash suspect $50,000 bond

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 9:49 PM EDT2018-09-26 01:49:49 GMT
    27-year-old Jonathan Butler is accused of killing Vernon Faglier, 61, in a DUI crash27-year-old Jonathan Butler is accused of killing Vernon Faglier, 61, in a DUI crash
    27-year-old Jonathan Butler is accused of killing Vernon Faglier, 61, in a DUI crash27-year-old Jonathan Butler is accused of killing Vernon Faglier, 61, in a DUI crash
    A 27-year-old accused of a deadly DUI crash has been granted bond. Jonathan Ewing Butler is accused of killing 61-year-old Vernon Faglier earlier this month on Washington Road.  Judge Allen to Butler: “At the end of the day, your family still has you. Mr. Faglier’s family does not have him.” — Jasmine Anderson (@JAndersonWFXG) September 25, 2018 Both families - of the victim and suspect - showed up in court.  One of the deputies that responded ...More >>
    A 27-year-old accused of a deadly DUI crash has been granted bond. Jonathan Ewing Butler is accused of killing 61-year-old Vernon Faglier earlier this month on Washington Road.  Judge Allen to Butler: “At the end of the day, your family still has you. Mr. Faglier’s family does not have him.” — Jasmine Anderson (@JAndersonWFXG) September 25, 2018 Both families - of the victim and suspect - showed up in court.  One of the deputies that responded ...More >>
  • Group aims to register 300,000 people nationwide for #NationalVoterRegistrationDay

    Group aims to register 300,000 people nationwide for #NationalVoterRegistrationDay

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-09-26 01:29:21 GMT
    National Voter Registration DayNational Voter Registration Day

    You may have seen the hashtag - Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day. The time to register is winding down, election day is only 42 days away. Members of the League of Women Voters of the CSRA are doing their part to help the national organization help 300,000 people across the USA exercise their right.  "You should be very considerate on what happens in this election. Got out and vote for who you think is best. Who puts our future in the right hands," said...

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    You may have seen the hashtag - Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day. The time to register is winding down, election day is only 42 days away. Members of the League of Women Voters of the CSRA are doing their part to help the national organization help 300,000 people across the USA exercise their right.  "You should be very considerate on what happens in this election. Got out and vote for who you think is best. Who puts our future in the right hands," said...

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  • Luke Bryan concert will cancel school in Edgefield County for a day

    Luke Bryan concert will cancel school in Edgefield County for a day

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-09-25 23:37:51 GMT
    Crowd at a concert (source: Pixabay)Crowd at a concert (source: Pixabay)

    Luke Bryan will be holding a concert in the Sweetwater Community on Oct. 5 and, due to the increase in traffic volume and potential road closures, Edgefield County Schools have decided to cancel school for the day.

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    Luke Bryan will be holding a concert in the Sweetwater Community on Oct. 5 and, due to the increase in traffic volume and potential road closures, Edgefield County Schools have decided to cancel school for the day.

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  • People & Places with Pierce: Edgefield General Store

    People & Places with Pierce: Edgefield General Store

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:12 PM EDT2018-09-25 17:12:39 GMT
    People & Places with Pierce: Edgefield General Store (WFXG)People & Places with Pierce: Edgefield General Store (WFXG)
    People & Places with Pierce: Edgefield General Store (WFXG)People & Places with Pierce: Edgefield General Store (WFXG)

    For one South Carolina town, the general store is back in style. Why the Edgefield General Store is one stop you’ll want to make on the next People & Places with Pierce. Wednesday at 10:00 p.m. on FOX 54 News Now.

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    For one South Carolina town, the general store is back in style. Why the Edgefield General Store is one stop you’ll want to make on the next People & Places with Pierce. Wednesday at 10:00 p.m. on FOX 54 News Now.

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  • UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal Windsor crash

    UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal Windsor crash

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-25 15:24:31 GMT
    Source: WFXGSource: WFXG

    South Carolina Highway Patrol is on the scene of a fatal crash near the intersection of Oakman Ave. and Cedar Rd. in Aiken County, just outside the town of Windsor.

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    South Carolina Highway Patrol is on the scene of a fatal crash near the intersection of Oakman Ave. and Cedar Rd. in Aiken County, just outside the town of Windsor.

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  • UPDATE: Aiken County Sheriff's Office: child dies following shooting

    UPDATE: Aiken County Sheriff's Office: child dies following shooting

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-09-25 12:34:50 GMT
    Scene in Warrenville where child was accidentally shot 9/24/18 (WFXG)Scene in Warrenville where child was accidentally shot 9/24/18 (WFXG)

    The Aiken County Sheriff's Office is investigating an accidental shooting in Warrenville. According to Capt. Eric Abdullah with the sheriff's office, a child was shot on Oxpens Rd. Monday evening.

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    The Aiken County Sheriff's Office is investigating an accidental shooting in Warrenville. According to Capt. Eric Abdullah with the sheriff's office, a child was shot on Oxpens Rd. Monday evening.

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  • GOP picks female prosecutor to question Kavanaugh, accuser

    GOP picks female prosecutor to question Kavanaugh, accuser

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-09-26 06:22:49 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-09-26 13:08:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the third day of his confirmatio...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the third day of his confirmatio...

    Christine Blasey Ford's allegation that Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted her when they were teenagers has raised a political storm in the #MeToo era.

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    Christine Blasey Ford's allegation that Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted her when they were teenagers has raised a political storm in the #MeToo era.

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  • Chinese man accused of spying, helping recruit US engineers

    Chinese man accused of spying, helping recruit US engineers

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:52:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 8:27 AM EDT2018-09-26 12:27:17 GMT
    Federal prosecutors say a Chinese citizen in Chicago has been arrested for spying on U.S. engineers and scientists, including defense contractors, on behalf of the Chinese government. (Source: Raycom Media)Federal prosecutors say a Chinese citizen in Chicago has been arrested for spying on U.S. engineers and scientists, including defense contractors, on behalf of the Chinese government. (Source: Raycom Media)
    Federal prosecutors say a Chinese citizen in Chicago has been arrested for spying on U.S. engineers and scientists, including defense contractors, on behalf of the Chinese government. (Source: Raycom Media)Federal prosecutors say a Chinese citizen in Chicago has been arrested for spying on U.S. engineers and scientists, including defense contractors, on behalf of the Chinese government. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Federal prosecutors say a Chinese citizen in Chicago has been arrested for spying on U.S. engineers and scientists, including defense contractors, on behalf of the Chinese government.

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    Federal prosecutors say a Chinese citizen in Chicago has been arrested for spying on U.S. engineers and scientists, including defense contractors, on behalf of the Chinese government.

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  • Grandfather dies protecting 13-year-old grandson in 150-foot crash down mountain

    Grandfather dies protecting 13-year-old grandson in 150-foot crash down mountain

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:57 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:57:34 GMT

    The 13-year-old suffered numerous injuries, including a punctured lung, broken ribs and spinal injuries – but he lived, something his family attributes to his grandfather’s protection.

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    The 13-year-old suffered numerous injuries, including a punctured lung, broken ribs and spinal injuries – but he lived, something his family attributes to his grandfather’s protection.

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  • Dog dies hours after grooming at TX PetSmart

    Dog dies hours after grooming at TX PetSmart

    Wednesday, September 26 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-09-26 07:56:34 GMT

    The family says the Yorkshire terrier, who had previously been in good health, seemed to have trouble breathing after the PetSmart appointment and died hours later.

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    The family says the Yorkshire terrier, who had previously been in good health, seemed to have trouble breathing after the PetSmart appointment and died hours later.

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  • Trump hits 'con job' on Kavanaugh before showdown hearing

    Trump hits 'con job' on Kavanaugh before showdown hearing

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-09-25 04:42:21 GMT
    Wednesday, September 26 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-09-26 04:36:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Brett Kavanaugh, with his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh, answers questions during a FOX News interview, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Washington, about allegations of sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court nominee.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Brett Kavanaugh, with his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh, answers questions during a FOX News interview, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Washington, about allegations of sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court nominee.

    Trump and Republican leaders accused Democrats on Monday of a smear campaign by using accusations by two women of sexual misconduct by Kavanaugh in the 1980s to try scuttling his Senate confirmation.

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    Trump and Republican leaders accused Democrats on Monday of a smear campaign by using accusations by two women of sexual misconduct by Kavanaugh in the 1980s to try scuttling his Senate confirmation.

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  • Service resumed after Delta experienced network outage

    Service resumed after Delta experienced network outage

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 11:56 PM EDT2018-09-26 03:56:55 GMT
    Passengers were upset as Delta Air Lines dealt with a computer system outage Tuesday evening. (Source: CNN)Passengers were upset as Delta Air Lines dealt with a computer system outage Tuesday evening. (Source: CNN)

    Passengers were upset as Delta Air Lines dealt with a computer system outage Tuesday evening.

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    Passengers were upset as Delta Air Lines dealt with a computer system outage Tuesday evening.

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  • Jamie's First Alert Forecast, Tuesday, Sept 25, 2018

    Jamie's First Alert Forecast, Tuesday, Sept 25, 2018

  • Parent body slams referee at youth football game

    Parent body slams referee at youth football game

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-09-26 02:40:11 GMT

    Parents say the fight happened in the middle of a Young America Football League game on Saturday between Rio Grande and Atrisco Heritage.

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    Parents say the fight happened in the middle of a Young America Football League game on Saturday between Rio Grande and Atrisco Heritage.

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  • Video shows Domino's self-driving delivery car in action

    Video shows Domino's self-driving delivery car in action

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-09-26 00:44:28 GMT
    This Friday, Aug. 24, photo, shows the specially designed delivery car that Ford Motor Co. and Domino’s Pizza will use to test self-driving pizza deliveries, at Domino’s headquarters in Ann Arbor, MI. (AP Photo/Dee-Ann Durbin)This Friday, Aug. 24, photo, shows the specially designed delivery car that Ford Motor Co. and Domino’s Pizza will use to test self-driving pizza deliveries, at Domino’s headquarters in Ann Arbor, MI. (AP Photo/Dee-Ann Durbin)

    You probably haven't seen them yet, but Domino's Pizza has been testing self-driving delivery cars.

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    You probably haven't seen them yet, but Domino's Pizza has been testing self-driving delivery cars.

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  • Attempted burglary leaves shirtless Florida man stuck on roof

    Attempted burglary leaves shirtless Florida man stuck on roof

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-09-25 22:03:41 GMT
    When asked why he climbed to the roof, the suspect said he needed water. (Source: Volusia County Sheriff's Office)When asked why he climbed to the roof, the suspect said he needed water. (Source: Volusia County Sheriff's Office)

    A thirsty Florida man faces charges after climbing to the roof of a convenience store in an attempted burglary.

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    A thirsty Florida man faces charges after climbing to the roof of a convenience store in an attempted burglary.

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  • Bill Cosby gets 3-10 years, deemed 'sexually violent predator'

    Bill Cosby gets 3-10 years, deemed 'sexually violent predator'

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-09-25 21:16:19 GMT

    Cosby left the court in handcuffs, a surreal image capturing the fall from grace for someone who had been one of America’s most beloved entertainers, and will go immediately to prison.

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    Cosby left the court in handcuffs, a surreal image capturing the fall from grace for someone who had been one of America’s most beloved entertainers, and will go immediately to prison.

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  • Injuries reported in crash involving tractor trailer on I-520

    Injuries reported in crash involving tractor trailer on I-520

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-09-25 20:32:57 GMT
    Crash involving tractor trailer on I-520 9/25/18 (WFXG)Crash involving tractor trailer on I-520 9/25/18 (WFXG)

    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a crash involving a tractor trailer on Bobby Jones Expressway. According to dispatch, the crash happened on the westbound side of I-520 between Wrightsboro Rd. and Wheeler Rd.

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    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a crash involving a tractor trailer on Bobby Jones Expressway. According to dispatch, the crash happened on the westbound side of I-520 between Wrightsboro Rd. and Wheeler Rd.

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  • Weather on 9/25/2018

    Weather on 9/25/2018

    Weather on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. 

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    Weather on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. 

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  • GBI unveils new crime lab at Georgia Cyber Innovation Center

    GBI unveils new crime lab at Georgia Cyber Innovation Center

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-25 14:05:10 GMT

    The GBI has its own floor at the Georgia Cyber Center designated for working on crimes if other departments in the state don't have the adequate resources to do so.

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    The GBI has its own floor at the Georgia Cyber Center designated for working on crimes if other departments in the state don't have the adequate resources to do so.

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  • Officials urge Aiken County voters to pass CPST in November

    Officials urge Aiken County voters to pass CPST in November

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-09-25 11:26:31 GMT
    Aiken County officials urge voters to "keep the penny" in November (WFXG)Aiken County officials urge voters to "keep the penny" in November (WFXG)

    Coming up in November elections, residents of Aiken County will be voting on a renewal of the Capital Project Sales Tax, also known as CPST. CPST adds one penny to a total bill that goes towards infrastructure improvements.

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    Coming up in November elections, residents of Aiken County will be voting on a renewal of the Capital Project Sales Tax, also known as CPST. CPST adds one penny to a total bill that goes towards infrastructure improvements.

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  • Elderly woman attacked by mother bear after encounter with cubs

    Elderly woman attacked by mother bear after encounter with cubs

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 5:07 AM EDT2018-09-25 09:07:40 GMT

    After wildlife officials caught the bears, the cubs were sent to a wilderness area while their mother was euthanized.

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    After wildlife officials caught the bears, the cubs were sent to a wilderness area while their mother was euthanized.

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  • Food vendor fired after video appears to show him spitting on pizza

    Food vendor fired after video appears to show him spitting on pizza

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-09-25 05:17:33 GMT
    According to a coworker, the vendor spit on the pizza out of anger because the supervisor kept yelling at him. (Source: WDIV/CNN)According to a coworker, the vendor spit on the pizza out of anger because the supervisor kept yelling at him. (Source: WDIV/CNN)

    According to a coworker, the vendor spit on the pizza out of anger because the supervisor kept yelling at him.

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    According to a coworker, the vendor spit on the pizza out of anger because the supervisor kept yelling at him.

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  • Trump leads aggressive, all-out GOP drive to save Kavanaugh

    Trump leads aggressive, all-out GOP drive to save Kavanaugh

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-09-24 06:52:33 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-09-25 04:53:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Combat won out over caution. White House aides and congressio...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Combat won out over caution. White House aides and congressio...

    The new accusation came just a few hours after negotiators had reached an agreement to hold a public hearing Thursday for Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who accuses him of sexually assaulting her at a party when they were teenagers.

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    The new accusation came just a few hours after negotiators had reached an agreement to hold a public hearing Thursday for Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who accuses him of sexually assaulting her at a party when they were teenagers.

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  • Voter Registration Day events in Richmond County

    Voter Registration Day events in Richmond County

    Monday, September 24 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-09-25 03:38:00 GMT
    (Source: WFXG)(Source: WFXG)
    (Source: WFXG)(Source: WFXG)

    Election Day is Nov. 6. To prepare for that, Augusta University and the Richmond County Board of Elections will be hosting voter registration events.

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    Election Day is Nov. 6. To prepare for that, Augusta University and the Richmond County Board of Elections will be hosting voter registration events.

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  • Alaska man charged with murder in 10-year-old girl's slaying

    Alaska man charged with murder in 10-year-old girl's slaying

    Monday, September 24 2018 8:42 PM EDT2018-09-25 00:42:03 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-09-25 03:31:50 GMT

    An Alaska man has been charged with killing a 10-year-old girl who went missing for more than a week before her body was found near a remote Native village.

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    An Alaska man has been charged with killing a 10-year-old girl who went missing for more than a week before her body was found near a remote Native village.

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  • Michael Avenatti says he's representing a 3rd Kavanaugh accuser

    Michael Avenatti says he's representing a 3rd Kavanaugh accuser

    Sep 24, 2018 11:05 PM2018-09-25 03:05:00 GMT
    Avenatti said a third woman is ready to come forward to accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct. (Source: CNN)Avenatti said a third woman is ready to come forward to accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct. (Source: CNN)

    Avenatti said a third woman is ready to come forward to accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.

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    Avenatti said a third woman is ready to come forward to accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.

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  • Jamie's not to so Fall First Alert Forecast, Monday, Sept 24, 2018

    Jamie's not to so Fall First Alert Forecast, Monday, Sept 24, 2018

  • Augusta man arrested for threats against Commission made on Facebook

    Augusta man arrested for threats against Commission made on Facebook

    Monday, September 24 2018 9:27 PM EDT2018-09-25 01:27:51 GMT
    James Palmer (source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)James Palmer (source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)

    An Augusta man has been arrested after investigators say he made threats against the Augusta Commission on Facebook. On Sept. 24, the Richmond County Sheriff's Office was notified by a member of the Commission about the alleged threat.

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    An Augusta man has been arrested after investigators say he made threats against the Augusta Commission on Facebook. On Sept. 24, the Richmond County Sheriff's Office was notified by a member of the Commission about the alleged threat.

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  • Kavanaugh makes defense in Fox News interview

    Kavanaugh makes defense in Fox News interview

    Monday, September 24 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-09-25 00:52:05 GMT
    Brett Kavanaugh, with his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh, answers questions during a FOX News interview, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Washington, about allegations of sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court nominee. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)Brett Kavanaugh, with his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh, answers questions during a FOX News interview, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Washington, about allegations of sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court nominee. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

    Brett Kavanaugh said he was "not going to let false accusations drive us out of this process" on Monday night in a Fox News interview.

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    Brett Kavanaugh said he was "not going to let false accusations drive us out of this process" on Monday night in a Fox News interview.

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  • 'More than 600 animals' found abandoned at NC site after Florence

    'More than 600 animals' found abandoned at NC site after Florence

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-09-24 23:41:48 GMT
    Hundreds of animals were left to fend for themselves once Florence hit. (Source: WRAL/ K9 Global Rescue/CNN)Hundreds of animals were left to fend for themselves once Florence hit. (Source: WRAL/ K9 Global Rescue/CNN)

    Hundreds of animals were left to fend for themselves once Florence hit.

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    Hundreds of animals were left to fend for themselves once Florence hit.

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  • Breast-feeding could help babies maintain healthy weight, study says

    Breast-feeding could help babies maintain healthy weight, study says

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:33 PM EDT2018-09-24 23:33:52 GMT
    There could be a link between breast-feeding and slower weight gain for infants. (Source: CNN/STVP/Nine Media Corp.)There could be a link between breast-feeding and slower weight gain for infants. (Source: CNN/STVP/Nine Media Corp.)

    New research out of Canada shows that breast-feeding could help babies maintain a healthy weight as they grow into their toddler years.

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    New research out of Canada shows that breast-feeding could help babies maintain a healthy weight as they grow into their toddler years.

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  • Indonesian teenager survives 49 days adrift at sea

    Indonesian teenager survives 49 days adrift at sea

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:10 PM EDT2018-09-24 23:10:39 GMT
    (Source: CNN Indonesia)(Source: CNN Indonesia)
    An Indonesia teenager was rescued at sea after being adrift for 49 days on a small platform made of wood.
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    An Indonesia teenager was rescued at sea after being adrift for 49 days on a small platform made of wood.
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  • 'Hitler vs. Lennin': Peru voters will name one of them mayor

    'Hitler vs. Lennin': Peru voters will name one of them mayor

    Monday, September 24 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-09-24 20:34:00 GMT
    Fortunately for Peruvian voters, the two candidates are not the infamous fascist German dictator or Russian communist revolutionary. They just happen to share names with the historical figures. (Source: AP Photos)Fortunately for Peruvian voters, the two candidates are not the infamous fascist German dictator or Russian communist revolutionary. They just happen to share names with the historical figures. (Source: AP Photos)

    Fortunately for Peruvian voters, the two candidates are not the infamous fascist German dictator or Russian communist revolutionary. They just happen to share names with the historical figures.

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    Fortunately for Peruvian voters, the two candidates are not the infamous fascist German dictator or Russian communist revolutionary. They just happen to share names with the historical figures.

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  • UPDATE: Missing 18-year-old pregnant Edgefield Co. woman found safe

    UPDATE: Missing 18-year-old pregnant Edgefield Co. woman found safe

    Monday, September 24 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-09-24 18:16:00 GMT
    Kerrie Edgerly (source: Edgefield County Sheriff's Office)Kerrie Edgerly (source: Edgefield County Sheriff's Office)

    The missing 18- year-old Edgefield County woman, 36-weeks pregnant, has been found safe Monday morning.  .

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    The missing 18- year-old Edgefield County woman, 36-weeks pregnant, has been found safe Monday morning.  .

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  • Funeral arrangements announced for Venisha Brown, daughter of the late "Godfather of Soul" James Brown

    Funeral arrangements announced for Venisha Brown, daughter of the late "Godfather of Soul" James Brown

    Monday, September 24 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-09-24 17:33:05 GMT
    Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)
    Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)
    The James Brown Family Foundation has announced funeral arrangements for Venisha Brown.  Services will be held on October 5, 2018 at 1p.m. (EST) located at Carpentersville Baptist Church. The church is located at 415 Carpentersville Rd., North Augusta, South Carolina 29841. Click here for previous story.  Brown, who is one of the daughters of the late Godfather of Soul James Brown and the late Yvonne Fair (formerly of The Chantels) passed away on Sept. 19 due to comp...More >>
    The James Brown Family Foundation has announced funeral arrangements for Venisha Brown.  Services will be held on October 5, 2018 at 1p.m. (EST) located at Carpentersville Baptist Church. The church is located at 415 Carpentersville Rd., North Augusta, South Carolina 29841. Click here for previous story.  Brown, who is one of the daughters of the late Godfather of Soul James Brown and the late Yvonne Fair (formerly of The Chantels) passed away on Sept. 19 due to comp...More >>
  • Venisha Brown, daughter of the Godfather of Soul, dead at 53

    Venisha Brown, daughter of the Godfather of Soul, dead at 53

    Monday, September 24 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:18:46 GMT

    Another chapter in the storied past of the God father of Soul, James Brown, has closed. One of his daughters, 53-year-old Venisha Brown, died at the Augusta University Health Medical Center in Augusta Wednesday evening due to complications from pneumonia.

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    Another chapter in the storied past of the God father of Soul, James Brown, has closed. One of his daughters, 53-year-old Venisha Brown, died at the Augusta University Health Medical Center in Augusta Wednesday evening due to complications from pneumonia.

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  • Aiken County: Inmate found dead and alone in cell, SLED investigation underway

    Aiken County: Inmate found dead and alone in cell, SLED investigation underway

    Monday, September 24 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-09-24 16:16:40 GMT
    Dozens arrested in investigation operation; Source: WFXGDozens arrested in investigation operation; Source: WFXG
    Dozens arrested in investigation operation; Source: WFXGDozens arrested in investigation operation; Source: WFXG
    The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, SLED, and the Aiken County Coroner’s Office are investigating an inmate’s death at the Aiken County Detention Center Monday morning. According to the Coroner,  Harry Smith was arrested the night before, on September 23 at a Clearwater Motel, for gross intoxication and disorderly conduct. The 46-year-old inmate from  Blythe GA was found in his holding cell unresponsive at 4:45 am.  ...More >>
    The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, SLED, and the Aiken County Coroner’s Office are investigating an inmate’s death at the Aiken County Detention Center Monday morning. According to the Coroner,  Harry Smith was arrested the night before, on September 23 at a Clearwater Motel, for gross intoxication and disorderly conduct. The 46-year-old inmate from  Blythe GA was found in his holding cell unresponsive at 4:45 am.  ...More >>
  • Weighing whether to can Rosenstein, Trump tuned in TV hosts

    Weighing whether to can Rosenstein, Trump tuned in TV hosts

    Monday, September 24 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-09-24 05:32:09 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 11:56 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:56:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump gestures as he arrives at Springfield-Branson National Airport before attending a campaign rally in Springfield, Mo. Trump polled staff, called his outside n...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump gestures as he arrives at Springfield-Branson National Airport before attending a campaign rally in Springfield, Mo. Trump polled staff, called his outside n...

    Trump turned to favorite TV hosts while deciding whether to fire Justice Department official.

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    Trump turned to favorite TV hosts while deciding whether to fire Justice Department official.

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  • CSRA Transition Fair

    CSRA Transition Fair

    Monday, September 24 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:23:09 GMT
    Richmond County Schools (WFXG)Richmond County Schools (WFXG)
    Richmond County Schools (WFXG)Richmond County Schools (WFXG)

    The Richmond County School System Departments of Special Education and Support Services, in partnership with Augusta University, East Georgia GLRS, Vocational Rehabilitation Program, and the Columbia County Board of Education Department of Special Services, will be holding the CSRA Transition Fair.

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    The Richmond County School System Departments of Special Education and Support Services, in partnership with Augusta University, East Georgia GLRS, Vocational Rehabilitation Program, and the Columbia County Board of Education Department of Special Services, will be holding the CSRA Transition Fair.

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  • UPDATE: Coroner identifies victim in crash at Mike Padgett Hwy and Horseshoe Rd.

    UPDATE: Coroner identifies victim in crash at Mike Padgett Hwy and Horseshoe Rd.

    Monday, September 24 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-09-24 14:06:17 GMT
    Mike Padgett Highway and Horseshoe Rd, SCMike Padgett Highway and Horseshoe Rd, SC

    Richmond County Sheriff's Office confirms a crash at Mike Padgett Highway and Horseshoe Road. More details are forthcoming.  You may want to take an alternate Route.  Stay with FOX 54 as we gather more information on injuries involved. Copyright 2018 WFXG. All rights reserved.

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    Richmond County Sheriff's Office confirms a crash at Mike Padgett Highway and Horseshoe Road. More details are forthcoming.  You may want to take an alternate Route.  Stay with FOX 54 as we gather more information on injuries involved. Copyright 2018 WFXG. All rights reserved.

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  • Weather on the Road: Evans

    Weather on the Road: Evans

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-09-24 11:43:45 GMT
    9.24.18 Weather on the Road - Evans (WFXG)9.24.18 Weather on the Road - Evans (WFXG)
    9.24.18 Weather on the Road - Evans (WFXG)9.24.18 Weather on the Road - Evans (WFXG)

    First Alert meteorologist Pierce Legeion was out and about this morning for Weather on the Road in Evans. Monday Forecast: More clouds with a better chance for showers and storms and highs in the 80's.

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    First Alert meteorologist Pierce Legeion was out and about this morning for Weather on the Road in Evans. Monday Forecast: More clouds with a better chance for showers and storms and highs in the 80's.

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  • Ironman 70.3 makes its way to Augusta

    Ironman 70.3 makes its way to Augusta

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-09-24 11:24:24 GMT

    Ironman 70.3 returned to Augusta and it proves year in and year out that it attracts thousands to the C-S-R-A. More than 3,000 athletes competed in this race. It consists of swimming through the Savannah River, Biking through Aiken County & running through downtown Augusta. FOX 54 caught up with one family who's from out of town as they were cheering on their dad & husband Mark who competed for the 2nd time. "It's fun. We love doing family events so we kind of...

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    Ironman 70.3 returned to Augusta and it proves year in and year out that it attracts thousands to the C-S-R-A. More than 3,000 athletes competed in this race. It consists of swimming through the Savannah River, Biking through Aiken County & running through downtown Augusta. FOX 54 caught up with one family who's from out of town as they were cheering on their dad & husband Mark who competed for the 2nd time. "It's fun. We love doing family events so we kind of...

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  • Man found shot to death inside vehicle on Melody Drive

    Man found shot to death inside vehicle on Melody Drive

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:17 AM EDT2018-09-24 11:17:05 GMT
    Man found dead on Melody DriveMan found dead on Melody Drive

    A 29-year-old man was found shot dead in a vehicle in Richmond County this morning. Dominique Holliman's body was found inside a vehicle in front of a home in the 3500 block of Melody Drive.  The Richmond County coroner said Holliman was shot at least once. The coroner pronounced Holliman dead at 6:17 a.m. Deputies had responded to that area after getting a call about shots fired on Old Barton Chapel Road. An autopsy will be performed at the GBI's crime lab in Atlanta. 

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    A 29-year-old man was found shot dead in a vehicle in Richmond County this morning. Dominique Holliman's body was found inside a vehicle in front of a home in the 3500 block of Melody Drive.  The Richmond County coroner said Holliman was shot at least once. The coroner pronounced Holliman dead at 6:17 a.m. Deputies had responded to that area after getting a call about shots fired on Old Barton Chapel Road. An autopsy will be performed at the GBI's crime lab in Atlanta. 

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  • UPDATE: GBI investigating murder suicide; after man barricaded in home in McDuffie

    UPDATE: GBI investigating murder suicide; after man barricaded in home in McDuffie

    Monday, September 24 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-09-24 11:04:13 GMT
    Scene in McDuffie county 9/23/18 (WFXG)Scene in McDuffie county 9/23/18 (WFXG)

    An early morning shooting in McDuffie County leaves one person dead and the situation is still ongoing at this time. FOX 54 has confirmed that several state and local law enforcement agencies are on the scene where a shooting death occurred at Red Haven Drive around 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

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    An early morning shooting in McDuffie County leaves one person dead and the situation is still ongoing at this time. FOX 54 has confirmed that several state and local law enforcement agencies are on the scene where a shooting death occurred at Red Haven Drive around 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

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  • TSA pre-check enrollment begins Monday at SAV/HHI Int'l Airport

    TSA pre-check enrollment begins Monday at SAV/HHI Int'l Airport

    Monday, September 24 2018 6:40 AM EDT2018-09-24 10:40:02 GMT
    The Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport announced a Transportation Security Administration Pre Enrollment Event that will begin on Monday. The event is scheduled through Oct. 5 and allows participating fliers to experience a more efficient airport screening process by using dedicated security lanes that don’t require removing shoes, light jackets, and belts. Fliers can also leave laptops and certain liquids in carry-on bags. “TSA Pre Check is $85 and it’s go...More >>
    The Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport announced a Transportation Security Administration Pre Enrollment Event that will begin on Monday. The event is scheduled through Oct. 5 and allows participating fliers to experience a more efficient airport screening process by using dedicated security lanes that don’t require removing shoes, light jackets, and belts. Fliers can also leave laptops and certain liquids in carry-on bags. “TSA Pre Check is $85 and it’s go...More >>
  • Pregnant woman taken in North Augusta home invasion

    Pregnant woman taken in North Augusta home invasion

    Monday, September 24 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-09-24 10:20:22 GMT
    Kerrie Edgerly (source: Edgefield County Sheriff's Office)Kerrie Edgerly (source: Edgefield County Sheriff's Office)

    A pregnant woman is missing after a home invasion in North Augusta Sunday morning. According to the Edgefield county Sheriff's Office, two white men entered a home on Ryan Ranch Ct. at around 9:30 a.m. and demanded money from the homeowner.

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    A pregnant woman is missing after a home invasion in North Augusta Sunday morning. According to the Edgefield county Sheriff's Office, two white men entered a home on Ryan Ranch Ct. at around 9:30 a.m. and demanded money from the homeowner.

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  • School bus driver fired after allegedly letting students drive bus

    School bus driver fired after allegedly letting students drive bus

    Monday, September 24 2018 3:01 AM EDT2018-09-24 07:01:02 GMT
    Joandrea McAtee, 27, was arrested and charged with felony neglect after the alleged incident. (Source: Porter County Sheriff's Office/CNN)Joandrea McAtee, 27, was arrested and charged with felony neglect after the alleged incident. (Source: Porter County Sheriff's Office/CNN)

    The bus driver was arrested and charged with felony neglect after the alleged incident.

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    The bus driver was arrested and charged with felony neglect after the alleged incident.

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  • As Senate hearing set for Kavanaugh, new accuser emerges

    As Senate hearing set for Kavanaugh, new accuser emerges

    Sunday, September 23 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-09-23 05:31:12 GMT
    Monday, September 24 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-09-24 06:54:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the second day of his confirmation hearing to repl...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the second day of his confirmation hearing to repl...

    The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of a decades-old sexual assault has accepted a Senate committee's request to tell her side next week, according to her lawyers.

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    The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of a decades-old sexual assault has accepted a Senate committee's request to tell her side next week, according to her lawyers.

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  • Six Flags St. Louis will pay you to spend 30 hours in a coffin

    Six Flags St. Louis will pay you to spend 30 hours in a coffin

    Sunday, September 23 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-09-24 03:22:49 GMT

    During Fright Fest 2018, six people will be chosen to lie inside a coffin from 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14.

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    During Fright Fest 2018, six people will be chosen to lie inside a coffin from 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13 until 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14.

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  • NC high school cross country runner passes away after meet on Saturday

    NC high school cross country runner passes away after meet on Saturday

    Sunday, September 23 2018 4:20 PM EDT2018-09-23 20:20:57 GMT
    Samantha Davis - (Source:Jeff Sides - NCRunners.com)Samantha Davis - (Source:Jeff Sides - NCRunners.com)

    Condolences around the community where Davis lived and among classmates and educators alike are being extended across social media and include the hashtag #SamanthaStrong.

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    Condolences around the community where Davis lived and among classmates and educators alike are being extended across social media and include the hashtag #SamanthaStrong.

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  • Bill Cosby to be sentenced on sexual assault charges this week

    Bill Cosby to be sentenced on sexual assault charges this week

    Sunday, September 23 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-09-23 17:49:18 GMT
    The actor and comedian was found guilty of three counts of sexual assault. (Source: Matt Slocum/AP Photos)The actor and comedian was found guilty of three counts of sexual assault. (Source: Matt Slocum/AP Photos)

    The actor and comedian was found guilty of three counts of sexual assault.

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    The actor and comedian was found guilty of three counts of sexual assault.

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  • Church catches fire hours before firefighter’s wedding

    Church catches fire hours before firefighter’s wedding

    Sunday, September 23 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-09-23 16:06:37 GMT
    Conrad and DaLiza Fernandes were married at a nearby church. (Source: WCVB/CNN)Conrad and DaLiza Fernandes were married at a nearby church. (Source: WCVB/CNN)

    Conrad and DaLiza Fernandes were married at a nearby church.

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    Conrad and DaLiza Fernandes were married at a nearby church.

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  • See your child on the news with Jay!

    Weather with Jay

    Weather with Jay

    Weather with Jay is a new weekly segment that will air on FOX 54 News Now Friday mornings. Each week, Jay Jefferies will choose one child to come on and do the weather with him live on air.

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    Weather with Jay is a new weekly segment that will air on FOX 54 News Now Friday mornings. Each week, Jay Jefferies will choose one child to come on and do the weather with him live on air.

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  • Improving the lives of our children

    For Our Children

    For Our Children

    FOX 54 has launched the For Our Children community campaign. It's our station's most ambitious community project to improve the lives of children in the CSRA. Our efforts will include helping charities that focus on children's needs, recognizing the achievements of local children and providing you with valuable information so you can be a powerful positive role model in the life of a child, which benefits the future for all of our children in the CSRA.

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    FOX 54 has launched the For Our Children community campaign. It's our station's most ambitious community project to improve the lives of children in the CSRA. Our efforts will include helping charities that focus on children's needs, recognizing the achievements of local children and providing you with valuable information so you can be a powerful positive role model in the life of a child, which benefits the future for all of our children in the CSRA.

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  • Spotlighting amazing kids in our community

    High 5 4 Kids

    High 5 4 Kids

    FOX 54 is recognizing children who are making a positive impact in our community, who are overcoming the odds and who have special talents.

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    FOX 54 is recognizing children who are making a positive impact in our community, who are overcoming the odds and who have special talents.

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  • CSRA Transition Fair

    CSRA Transition Fair

    Monday, September 24 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-09-24 15:23:09 GMT
    Richmond County Schools (WFXG)Richmond County Schools (WFXG)
    Richmond County Schools (WFXG)Richmond County Schools (WFXG)

    The Richmond County School System Departments of Special Education and Support Services, in partnership with Augusta University, East Georgia GLRS, Vocational Rehabilitation Program, and the Columbia County Board of Education Department of Special Services, will be holding the CSRA Transition Fair.

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    The Richmond County School System Departments of Special Education and Support Services, in partnership with Augusta University, East Georgia GLRS, Vocational Rehabilitation Program, and the Columbia County Board of Education Department of Special Services, will be holding the CSRA Transition Fair.

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  • 3rd Annual CSRA Food Truck Festival Comes to Augusta Commons

    3rd Annual CSRA Food Truck Festival Comes to Augusta Commons

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:07:17 GMT
    CSRA Food Truck Fest logo (WFXG)CSRA Food Truck Fest logo (WFXG)

    CSRA Food Truck Fest returns this year to host its Third Annual Food Truck Festival benefiting United Way of the CSRA in support of Hunger Action Month.

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    CSRA Food Truck Fest returns this year to host its Third Annual Food Truck Festival benefiting United Way of the CSRA in support of Hunger Action Month.

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  • Doctors Hospital in Augusta breaks ground on multimillion dollar expansion

    Doctors Hospital in Augusta breaks ground on multimillion dollar expansion

    Monday, July 3 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-07-03 15:26:07 GMT
    WFXGWFXG

    Doctors Hospital is set to launch a $19.8 million expansion in July.  The hospital kicked-off the Emergency Department Expansion project with a groundbreaking Monday morning. The 14-month project will create a larger

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    Doctors Hospital is set to launch a $19.8 million expansion in July.  The hospital kicked-off the Emergency Department Expansion project with a groundbreaking Monday morning. The 14-month project will create a larger

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  • Funeral arrangements announced for Venisha Brown, daughter of the late "Godfather of Soul" James Brown

    Funeral arrangements announced for Venisha Brown, daughter of the late "Godfather of Soul" James Brown

    Monday, September 24 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-09-24 17:33:05 GMT
    Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)
    Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late James Brown, has died due to complications from pneumonia. (Source: James Brown Family Foundation)
    The James Brown Family Foundation has announced funeral arrangements for Venisha Brown.  Services will be held on October 5, 2018 at 1p.m. (EST) located at Carpentersville Baptist Church. The church is located at 415 Carpentersville Rd., North Augusta, South Carolina 29841. Click here for previous story.  Brown, who is one of the daughters of the late Godfather of Soul James Brown and the late Yvonne Fair (formerly of The Chantels) passed away on Sept. 19 due to comp...More >>
    The James Brown Family Foundation has announced funeral arrangements for Venisha Brown.  Services will be held on October 5, 2018 at 1p.m. (EST) located at Carpentersville Baptist Church. The church is located at 415 Carpentersville Rd., North Augusta, South Carolina 29841. Click here for previous story.  Brown, who is one of the daughters of the late Godfather of Soul James Brown and the late Yvonne Fair (formerly of The Chantels) passed away on Sept. 19 due to comp...More >>
  • Bond denied for suspect in Jehossee Drive standoff

    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-09-22 22:44:39 GMT

    Aiken Department of Public Safety Spokesperson, Lt. Jake Mahoney tells FOX 54 Demetrius Andrades is in custody and now faces three counts of assault and attempted murder.  A judge denied bond for the 41 year old Aiken man Saturday morning.  Several agencies responded to the incident Friday night, after police responded to reports of a man walking down Jehossee Drive with a gun. When police arrived Andrades started shooting at police, he then barricaded himself in...

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    Aiken Department of Public Safety Spokesperson, Lt. Jake Mahoney tells FOX 54 Demetrius Andrades is in custody and now faces three counts of assault and attempted murder.  A judge denied bond for the 41 year old Aiken man Saturday morning.  Several agencies responded to the incident Friday night, after police responded to reports of a man walking down Jehossee Drive with a gun. When police arrived Andrades started shooting at police, he then barricaded himself in...

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  • Aiken Dept. of Public Safety needs your help locating a man on outstanding warrants

    Aiken Dept. of Public Safety needs your help locating a man on outstanding warrants

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-09-17 13:32:13 GMT
    Carter is wanted on multiple warrants including Burgulary in the 2nd Degree, Larceny and Resisting Arrest. (Source: WFXG)Carter is wanted on multiple warrants including Burgulary in the 2nd Degree, Larceny and Resisting Arrest. (Source: WFXG)
    Carter is wanted on multiple warrants including Burgulary in the 2nd Degree, Larceny and Resisting Arrest. (Source: WFXG)Carter is wanted on multiple warrants including Burgulary in the 2nd Degree, Larceny and Resisting Arrest. (Source: WFXG)
    The Aiken Department of Public Safety needs your help locating 32-year-old Domonic Kentrell Carter of Aiken, SC. Carter has current outstanding warrants for Burglary in the 2nd Degree, Larceny, and Resisting Arrest.   On August 8th, officers responded to a suspicious persons call around 7 a.m in the Dupont Landing neighborhood.   When arriving, a male was observed carrying items from a residence. When approached by officers, he fled the area on foot.  ...More >>
    The Aiken Department of Public Safety needs your help locating 32-year-old Domonic Kentrell Carter of Aiken, SC. Carter has current outstanding warrants for Burglary in the 2nd Degree, Larceny, and Resisting Arrest.   On August 8th, officers responded to a suspicious persons call around 7 a.m in the Dupont Landing neighborhood.   When arriving, a male was observed carrying items from a residence. When approached by officers, he fled the area on foot.  ...More >>

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