There has been some confusion in what exactly happened in the moments leading up to the terrible tragedy. The boys who were there when it happened said some of the details in the report are not correct.
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.
A 12 year-old boy is dead in Richmond County after being being electrocuted, Monday night. Melquan Robinson was playing football at the Bernie Ward Community Center, when he ran off the field and into a chain-link fence.
Albany suffered extensive damage during Hurricane Micheal caused people to be without power, homes, and even schools. Georgia Southern opened their doors to students from Albany State University that were living in some of the residence halls.
Agriculture is huge in the state of Georgia, especially this time of year. Hurricane Michael damaged and even ruined many crops across the state but local farmers in southeast Georgia were quick to take precautions to minimize crop loss.
The Apartment Association of Greater Augusta is prepping for its annual charity golf tournament, Tee Off Fore Tatas on Oct. 12 at Mount Vintage Golf Course. Event registration and breakfast begin at 8 a.m. The tournament will wrap up at 4 p.m. after awards are distributed
The number of motorcycle and pedestrian deaths across our state are on the rise. So far, there's been over 100 pedestrians and almost 300 motorcyclists who have died in accidents. An event held in the Augusta Common raised awareness for drivers to be alert behind the wheel.