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

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

Mother arrested, boyfriend still sought in Hephzibah child cruelty case

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

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

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

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

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

Richmond County Leaders looking to improve the maintenance for its cemeteries

Watching Your Wallet: How to avoid overspending during the holidays

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

Troops to receive musical Christmas card from Stevens Creek Elementary students

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

Veterans Day across the CSRA

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

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

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

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

  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.

Gas leak shuts down part of Columbia Rd. in Martinez

A gas leak has shut down Columbia Rd. at Tallman Dr. in Martinez.

John Clarke sworn into Richmond County Commission

John Clarke was sworn in as a Richmond County Commissioner Tuesday.

Man not allowed to wear Trump shirt votes shirtless

Be careful what you’re wearing to vote Tuesday.

10-year-old accused of killing baby boy at Wisconsin daycare

The girl is currently being tried as an adult, but the case may be moved to juvenile court, if deemed appropriate.

Duncan Hines recalls several cake mixes due to salmonella risk

After a retail sample of Duncan Hines Classic White cake mix tested positive for Salmonella, the company is recalling four mix varieties out of an abundance of caution.

Update: Suspect charged; child shot and killed in Richmond County

Child shot and killed in the 1600 block of Keron Way. A family member is in custody. No other information has been released.

As Election Day approaches, candidates urge voters to go to the polls

Early voting across the country is at an extremely high level, and in the CSRA that's no different. Political candidates in Georgia are urging voters to come out to the polls. They say this election is going to come down to turnout.

Augusta Tech Community & City Leaders mourn the passing of District 5 Commissioner Andrew Jefferson

Augusta - Richmond County Community mourns the loss of another Commissioner, Andrew Jefferson.

Weather on the Road: Beech Island

First Alert meteorologist Pierce Legeion takes Weather on the Road to Beech Island, SC.

Food Lion Feeds program helps stock local food pantries

The Food Lion Feeds program is working in the CSRA this week at two local food pantries. It’s all part of the Great Pantry Makeover.

Fisherman pulls toddler alive from sea in New Zealand

Hutt said on most days he heads straight out to the water from Murphy's Holiday Cap at Matata Beach, but he went further up the beach Oct. 26. He discovered the seemingly lifeless child while checking his fishing lines.

UPDATE: Ashley Justice found safe

Investigators with the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office have located Ashley Marie Justice, who went missing earlier this month.

Richmond County woman missing, may be in Greenville area

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a missing woman: 35-year-old Anna Murrell Vaughters.

In Georgia, online voting database problem leads to countercharge of hacking

Georgia's online voter database morphed into a last-minute curveball in one of the nation's hottest governor's races, with Republican nominee Brian Kemp making a hacking allegation against Democrats just as reports emerged of a gaping vulnerability in a system that Kemp controls as secretary of stat

Boy, 11, fatally shoots grandmother then self after being asked to clean room, deputies say

Deputies say there were no prior signs the 11-year-old might hurt himself or someone else.

Congregation Children of Israel hosts unity service to remember Pittsburgh shooting victims

The anti-Semitic truck driver accused of gunning down 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue pleaded not guilty to federal charges that could put him on death row.

Drew Cato’s family isn’t surprised by arrest of Blaeke Wolfe’s mother

The mother of one of the people accused of killing Andrew Cato - was arrested Thursday.

Multiple students, teachers receive minor injuries after fight at Southwest Middle School in Savannah

According to Southside Fire, multiple teachers and students were injured at Southwest Middle School in Savannah Friday morning.

Fraud suspects wanted for questioning in Richmond County

Subjects wanted for questioning in connection to a card fraud case at Wrightsboro Rd. Walmart.

UPDATE: Missing Aiken woman made contact with her family

Aiken Count investigators are searching for 16-year-old Zierra Miller and her 8-month-old son, Zayvion.

Judge rules 3,000 new citizens caught up in GA pending registrations must be allowed to vote

At least 3,000 registrants of a group of more than 50,000 with their applications on hold must be allowed to vote if they show proof of citizenship when they go to vote.

Investigators searching for missing McDuffie County teen

The McDuffie County Sheriff's Office is searching for 16-year-old Alexus Alma Jean Newsome, who has been missing since Sept. 7.

Battle of the Bands returns to Butler High School

Butler High School hosts the 2nd annual Battle of the Bands Sunday, November 4, 2018.