More provisional ballots added after re-certification of Midterm Election results

A federal judge required counties to review more provisional ballots - adding the ones that could be verified through registration concerns.

  UPDATE: No robbery at Wells Fargo, scammer at work

Sheriff’s Office: Girls made threats to Richmond County schools to get out of class

Suspect granted bond in Hephzibah child shooting death

Richmond County man, arrested for elderly fraud, granted bond

Seven schools on alert in one day, officials urging parents to help

GRAPHIC: Woman survives CA mass shooting, loses home in wildfire

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  Family of man found dead on Taliaferro County train tracks wants answers

‘A lie’: Homeless man, couple who started $400K GoFundMe for him charged with theft, conspiracy

Northern California fire death toll reaches 63; Staggered evacuation plan questioned in fire’s aftermath

One killed in deputy-involved shooting on Marks Church Rd.

Gregory Bush indicted on federal hate crime charges

Augusta woman killed in Georgetown Dr. crash

Threats made against Burke County schools

In a day marked by threats against public schools in the CSRA, more threats came in late in the day. This time, Burke County was the target.

Man arrested in connection to gun found in elementary student’s bag in Aiken

An Aiken man has been arrested in connection to a gun found in a Chukker Creek Elementary School student’s bag.

Serial killer linked to 90 murders confesses to two Louisiana cold cases

According to the Houma Police Department, Samuel Little admitted to killing Dorothy Richards of Gray, LA, and Daisy McGuire, 40 of Houma.

Vehicle fire slows traffic on I-20 in Columbia County

A vehicle fire on I-20 near mile marker 191 has traffic slowed to a crawl. According to dispatch, the call came in at 2:15 p.m.

‘Hee Haw’ host Roy Clark dies

Student arrested in connection to threat against Butler High School and Academy of Richmond County

Social Media threat made against Columbia County high schools

Woman charged with animal cruelty after 44 dead dogs found in freezer

Elderly woman who used wheelchair unable to escape when family dog attacked

Firefighters begin to see progress against deadly California blazes, as death toll rises to 59

  Bus to Nowhere: More than 600 kids in CSRA school systems are homeless

No child should ever have to worry about where they will lay their head at night or where their next meal will come from. However, that is the case for many of children and families in the CSRA.

Wagner family members arrested in execution-style murders of Pike Co., OH family

It is considered the state’s biggest and most complex homicide investigation.

Columbia County Republican Women’s Club hands out Constitutions at Columbia County elementary schools

Fourth graders at three elementary schools were given mini-Constitutions by members of the group.

Mother arrested, boyfriend still sought in Hephzibah child cruelty case

A Hephzibah mother has been arrested and her boyfriend is still being sought by the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office for child cruelty.

Loaded gun found in elementary school student’s backpack in Aiken

A gun was found in the backpack of a Chukker Creek Elementary School student Wednesday morning.

H54K: Augusta 17 year-old helps create 3D printed instruments

Kevin Wang, 17 years-old, helped create a variety of 3D printed instruments after winning a grant at a hackathon.

  Florida man arrested for ‘Mother of Satan’ bomb materials, sheriff says

Sheriff's deputies in Florida responded to the home of Jared Coburn, 37, on Tuesday, according to the office's Facebook post. Officers found jars of triacetone triperoxide, or TATP, a highly volatile white crystalline powder.

Air Force pilot dies in plane crash at Laughlin AFB, TX

The Air Force T-38C Talon crashed at about 7:40 p.m. at the base. The injured pilot was taken to the hospital. The pilot’s condition wasn’t disclosed.

Girl, 6, hit with stray bullet fired by security guard outside McDonald’s

The 6-year-old was able to take some steps and lift her injured leg after undergoing a three-hour surgery to get the bullet removed.

Richmond County Leaders looking to improve the maintenance for its cemeteries

Parks & Rec. Director requesting more money in the budget to upkeep the cemeteries.

Watching Your Wallet: How to avoid overspending during the holidays

Americans are expected to spend over $1 trillion on Christmas in 2018. Financial adviser Will Caywood has a few tips to help you keep a budget ahead of the holidays.

Hwy. 25 in Burke County re-opened after tractor trailer crash

A crash involving a tractor trailer hauling fertilizer has shut down 2 lanes of Hwy. 25 N. in Burke County.

Troops to receive musical Christmas card from Stevens Creek Elementary students

Troops overseas will get the song as an MP3, DVD, or file to stream as part of a care package sent with Operation Hand Warmer.

Suspect wanted for stealing cash from Bobby Jones Walmart

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect wanted for stealing cash from a checkout lane at a local Walmart.

Search continues for missing, dead in California wildfires

More than 8,000 firefighters statewide were battling wildfires that destroyed more than 7,000 structures and killed more than 40 people, with the flames feeding on dry brush and driven by strong winds.

US trial to tell epic tale of Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo’

A story of a botched assassination will be part of an epic tale told in a tightly secured New York City courtroom starting Tuesday as prosecutors and defense lawyers make their opening statements in Guzman's long-awaited U.S. trial.

Florida recount chugs along as more irregularities surface

State law requires a machine recount in races where the margin is less than 0.5 percentage points. In the Senate race, Rick Scott's lead over incumbent Bill Nelson was 0.14 percentage points. In the governor's race, unofficial results showed GOP's Ron DeSantis ahead of Andrew Gillum by 0.41 points.

Augusta Technical College is partnering with Unisys to create an apprenticeship program

The Cyber Security Support Technician Apprenticeship Program will provide training workers in our area and career opportunities for veterans.

Veterans Day across the CSRA

Programs were held all over the CSRA to honor Veterans Day. This year, the celebrations each had slightly different approaches to the holiday.

Dead in cars and homes: Northern California fire toll at 42

It's now the deadliest blaze in state history.

Stan Lee, superhero creator, comic book icon, dead at 95

Stan Lee helped create most of Marvel Comics' famous characters, including Spider-Man, the X-Men, Iron Man, Thor and the Hulk.

Judge: Sides in Florida recount should ‘ramp down’ rhetoric

All 67 counties in the Sunshine State are facing a state-ordered deadline of Thursday to complete their recounts, and half had already begun by Monday.

Doctor paints patient’s genitals purple as a ‘joke’

The doctor pleaded guilty to harassment but kept his medical license following the incident.

Wildfires rage in California; 31 dead, more than 200 missing

Strong winds and low humidity are fueling three wildfires across the state of California.

Investigation reveals no credible threat to Lakeside High and Lakeside Middle

The Columbia County Sheriff's Office determined there was no direct threat to two high schools.

Midlands Bikers Association feeds New Hope Apartments community

Midlands Bikers Association serves food at annual event.

Man shot at gas station on Wrightsboro Rd.

Shooting investigation underway in Richmond County

300 people help raise more than $51,000 at Georgia Cancer Center’s inaugural Unite in the Fight walk

Hundreds walk to raise money, awareness for cancer research

Dozens of CSRA bikers donate hundreds of gifts to Toys for Tots

Motorcycle ride for Toys for Tots

Commissioner Andrew Jefferson laid to rest

Hundreds attend funeral for late Commissioner Andrew Jefferson

Augusta Richmond County Historical Society dedicates plaques to fallen service members

The Augusta Richmond County Historical Society preserves stories about Georgians who've touched the world.Today - members held the annual Veterans Day celebration at Heroes' Overlook.

Florida Sec. of State orders ballot recount in Senate, governor, cabinet races

Florida is once again at the center of election controversy, and the deeply purple state learned Saturday there will recounts in three key races.

Man arrested for attempting to defraud elderly woman

A man has been arrested in Richmond County for attempting to defraud an elderly woman in Richmond County.

Martinez Elementary School could be first STEM-certified elementary school in Columbia County

Martinez Elementary School is working toward STEM certification. In that initiative, students experience hands-on learning. Kindergarteners had the chance to design and construct garden boxes with construction workers from RW Allen.

Augusta woman arrested in Ohio for abuse of an elderly person

An Augusta woman was arrested in Ohio in connection to a CAVE exploitation case in Richmond County. Serene Anne Joyner was arrested at a motel at around 3 p.m. Friday.

Aiken Street Team working to decrease violence in Paces Run Apartments

Aiken Street Team has been setting up in Paces Run Apartments since 2017, attempting to help reduce violence in the community through education and community outreach.

Suspect wanted for armed robbery in Aiken

The Aiken Department of Public Safety is asking for the public's help identifying an armed robbery suspect in Aiken.

Cesar Sayoc charged with sending package bombs to leading liberals, could face life in prison

The 56-year-old put liberal institutions on edge last month when he sent packages to leading figures around the country containing explosives.

Man wanted for questioning in Augusta burglary

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying a man wanted for questioning in connection to a burglary.

California bar shooting victims included young students, Marine veteran, sheriff’s deputy

Ventura County, CA, Sheriff Geoff Dean said 12 victims were killed, including Ron Helus, a sergeant from his department who was one of the first responders to the scene.

Missing Richmond County woman found safe

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for help to find a missing woman named Ola May Gant.

Operation Hand Warmer collecting for care packages to overseas troops

FOX 54 is joining forces with Operation Handwarmer to send care packages to our troops overseas filled with things that keep their hands warm and hearts full. But we need your help!

MOX parent company announces layoffs

Layoffs for CB&I Project Services Group, the owner and operator of the MOX Facility, have been listed in Aiken.

Voter information is in fact public record

After social media blew up because voters found the link to absentee voter information on the Secretary of State's website, FOX 54 looked into claims that personal information was being leaked.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg hospitalized after fall, fractures 3 ribs

The court says the fall occurred Wednesday evening. Ginsburg is the oldest justice on the court.

Would-be burglar cuts self, dies while breaking into house

Police believe the man died because he was unable to stop his wounds from bleeding.

Richmond County deputy arrested after domestic dispute with wife

A Richmond County Sheriff's Office deputy has been arrested after a domestic dispute with his wife.

Jeff Sessions out as attorney general

Sessions resigned at the president's request, ending a very tumultuous relationship with Trump. Chris Whitaker is acting attorney general, who has been critical of the Mueller investigation.

Naked man breaks into GA home, jumps into bed with residents

Residents of a home in Martinez say a naked man broke into their home and jumped on the bed while they were lying in it watching TV.

Trump celebrates GOP midterm victories despite loss of House to Democrats

Both President Trump and Rep. Nancy Pelosi said they were happy with the election results, but will the two parties work together?

Lakeside High School student arrested after beating up fellow student in class

A fight at Lakeside High School was caught on camera by another student. Now one student has been arrested.

Henry McMaster winner in SC governor’s race over James Smith

And the governor of South Carolina is...

Congressman Rick Allen wins, keeping his GA 12th Congressional seat

Congressman Allen spent Election Day continuing the campaign for District 12. He's fighting for his third term serving the district.

Jody Hice will keep GA’s 10th Congressional seat

Congressman Jody Hice (R-GA) beat out Democrat Tabitha Johnson-Green for Georgia's 10th Congressional District in the 2018 Midterm Elections.

Millennial vote a big factor in 2018 Midterm Elections

Shaquille Lord follows one Richmond County millennial voter to Atlanta for gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams' watch party.

Fair organizers excited for the week to come in Columbia County

Columbia County Fair has had a few days of rain in it's opening weekend, but fair organizers are excited for the week to come.

Voters in Richmond County made it to the polls, despite confusion

Across the country, early voting was high. In Richmond County, it didn't slow down on Election Day.

Richmond County Commission remembers Andrew Jefferson, funeral details released

The details for Commissioner Andrew Jefferson's funeral have been released.