Thursday, March 6 2014 4:53 PM EST2014-03-06 21:53:44 GMT
Steve and Annette Economides, otherwise known as America's Cheapest Family, gives people ways to save money in just about every aspect of life. The Economides said that on average a family of our spendsMore >>
Steve and Annette Economides, otherwise known as America's Cheapest Family, give people ways to save money in just about every aspect of life.More >>
This Sept. 11, two million bikers will descend on the nation's capital to honor the lives lost 12 years ago.
Bikers from all over the country will ride their motorcycles to Washington, DC in a show of solidarity and honor.
"I think it will be the most patriotic display the country has ever seen," said Mike Belair, state coordinator for Ohio.
On Tuesday, Sept. 10, bikers from Ohio will depart from the rest area on I-75, just south of Bowling Green, and begin their journey.
"We're going to show support for the 9/11 victims and their families, for the police, fire and EMS, the tower workers, anyone who had family that had fallen," Belair said. "We want to show support for them."
It started as a small idea on Facebook, and has snowballed into a national movement. To the riders, it doesn't matter if it's the 12th or 20th anniversary of Sept. 11, it's about honoring the lives lost.
"That really hurt, but it brought America together. And united we stand, divided we fall," Belair said. "We should never forget, never. Even another 12 years from now, you know, I'm sure there's going to be another ride, and I'll be going then."
When the bikers arrive in DC, they will ride for four hours on a route through the city.
Friday, March 7 2014 10:36 PM EST2014-03-08 03:36:44 GMT
Last night President Obama signed the disaster declaration making Augusta eligible for public assistance to help with the damage from the ice storm we had a few weeks ago.Pamela Tucker, Columbia CountyMore >>
Thursday night President Obama signed a disaster declaration allowing Columbia County to receive federal aid for the recent ice storm damage.More >>
Friday, March 7 2014 6:31 PM EST2014-03-07 23:31:36 GMT
March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and Fort Gordon is spreading the word about the silent wound that has affected hundreds of thousands of soldiers since 2004. One of those soldiers was SPC. Jean Bermudez.More >>
March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and Fort Gordon is spreading the word about the silent wound that has affected hundreds of thousands of soldiers since 2004.More >>
Friday, March 7 2014 6:12 PM EST2014-03-07 23:12:22 GMT
O'Donovan's Irish Pub opened Friday afternoon on Broad Street. The pub serves traditional Irish cuisine like fish and chips and of course has Guinness on tap. Pub owner Elaine D'Arcy says she wants peopleMore >>
A new Irish pub is opening in downtown Augusta just in time for St. Patrick's day. More >>
Friday, March 7 2014 3:39 PM EST2014-03-07 20:39:25 GMT
On Thursday evening, March 6, 2014, at approximately 4:30 PM, officers from the Aiken Department of Public Safety, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office, and the ATF RAID Task Force executed a search warrantMore >>
On Thursday evening, March 6, 2014, at approximately 4:30 PM, officers from the Aiken Department of Public Safety, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office, and the ATF RAID Task Force executed a search warrant at 539 Newberry Street, NW.More >>
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