Parents identified in Saturday Night crash in Windsor

Boil water advisory for New Ellenton residents

Augusta Fire Department/EMA provides safety tips for holiday season

  Heavy rain left some homeowners dealing with flooding

Aiken County Animal Shelter offering deep discounts until end of 2019

  Augusta Fire urges drivers to avoid flooded areas after woman is rescued from her vehicle

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  Mayor Davis says CSRA is relevant to 2020 presidential election

  Richmond County-owned vehicles possibly damaged by flood at Richmond County Maintenance Shop

CSRA flooding: What does your neighborhood look like?

One person shot on Deans Bridge Rd. at Meadowbrook Dr.

Augusta’s Peace for the Holidays Event cancelled due to inclement weather

Richmond County woman killed in crash on Washington Rd.

Richmond County Sheriff’s Office advising drivers to use caution during heavy rain

Due to heavy rain in the area, the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has released a statement advising drivers to use caution today while driving.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash on Skinner Mill Rd. in Richmond County

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is responding to a crash on Skinner Mill Rd. near the 3000 block.

  Yankee Clippers Barbershop is hosting the Third Annual Beard Bash Friday

It’s time to show off your beard for a good cause.

Augusta Christmas Parade benefits local charity

The Augusta Christmas parade happens downtown on Saturday. The parade will go straight down Broad street. It’ll start at 13th street and will end at 6th. This year the money raised from the parade benefits the Ronald McDonald House Charities.

  Airport security tightens penalties for bringing firearms

Doctor’s Hospital dietitian recommends healthy holiday food swaps

  Richmond County Sheriff’s Office releases Inv. Cecil Ridley’s personnel records

Aiken County coroner confirms death of ALCS Inc. employee

Temporary road closure for Brockwood St. at Flowing Wells Rd.

  Augusta man sentenced to 15 years for vehicular homicide

  Local proposal in North Augusta goes viral

It will forever be, “one of the most amazing days ever”, Dej’a Watkins told FOX 54.

UPDATE: New details released after victim stopped by unknown male impersonating law enforcement in McDuffie County

The McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office in press release is warning citizens of a suspicious incident involving a unknown male stopping a vehicle on Dec. 10 around 2 a.m.

Augusta native among 10 ex-NFL players charged with defrauding healthcare program

They include five former players on the Washington Redskins, including Clinton Portis and Carlos Rogers.

Former Georgia judge gets prison for trying to entice teen

A former Georgia judge was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years in prison for having a sexual online relationship

Popeyes debuts chicken-inspired ugly Christmas sweater

The popular Louisiana food chain just added sweaters to their menu.

Local Foundation Honors Volunteers

Local Foundation honors volunteers

  Doctors Hospital to host free community skate day at Evans On Ice

Community members will have the chance to skate at Evans On Ice for free from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m.

  Augusta University Health limits hospital visitors during flu season

Flu season is in full swing in the CSRA, and Augusta University Health has a new policy in place to keep the virus from spreading.

UPDATE: No shots fired on Bungalow Rd. and Richmond Hill Rd.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call about shots fired on Bungalow Rd. and Richmond Hill Rd.

  Fort Gordon honors soldier killed in Iraq

On December 11, 2003 Sgt. Marshall Edgerton gave his life to save his fellow soldiers while serving in Iraq. Today is the anniversary of his death and to honor his sacrifice, Fort Gordon named installation barracks after him. In front Edgerton Barracks now stands a rock memorializing his bravery.

  Dozens attend Mayor Hardie Davis’ annual Holiday Drop-In

FOX 54 talked to a local business owner who said he discussed his plans to teach financial empowerment to others in the CSRA.

  Mayor Hardie Davis says joining South Carolina’s lock and dam lawsuit sends statement of solidarity to Corps

Mayor Davis doesn’t want the Army Corps of Engineers’ failed river simulation to reflect the future. Last week the city of Augusta joined South Carolina’s legal fight to keep the lock and dam.

Aiken Bluegrass Festival canceled for 2020

The annual Aiken Bluegrass Festival will not be held next year, according to event coordinators.

The City of Aiken Parks Recreation and Tourism Department and Juvenile Arbitration Program to offer Anxiety Management class

The City of Aiken Parks Recreation and Tourism Department in collaboration with the Juvenile Arbitration Program to offer an Anxiety Management class.

I-20 bridge replacement project begins at state line Wednesday, Dec. 11

Superior Construction will begin set up tonight, Dec. 11 on the I-20 widening and bridge replacement project.

Two arrested after weekend shooting at Fox Den Apartments

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men Sunday, Dec. 8, after a shooting on Saturday, Dec. 7, at Fox Den Apartments.

Walmart theft suspect wanted for questioning in Richmond County

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect in connection to a theft at the Walmart on Deans Bridge Rd.

Three women wanted for shoplifting at Home Depot

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office needs help identifying three women wanted for questioning about a shoplifting incident at Home Depot.

Financial Transaction Card Fraud suspect wanted in Richmond County

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to identify a financial transaction card fraud suspect and a vehicle.

  H54K: Bella Cutright

H54K: Bella Cutright

UPDATE: Man wanted for questioning in Richmond County identified

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man in connection to a burglary.

  Operation Hand-warmer completes ‘most successful’ season

Operation Hand-warmer completes ‘most successful’ season

Woman charged with deprivation of minor after children left home alone

An Augusta woman is currently booked at the Charles B. Webster after law enforcement says she left her children at home unsupervised for a long period of time on Nov 15.

Parents charged with cruelty to children after infant is diagnosed with shaken baby syndrome

The Richmond Sheriff’s Office arrested two adults after they say an infant’s health was jeopardized.

Georgia gov ordered to answer questions in election lawsuit

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp will have to sit for questioning about comments he made that seemed to express concern about minority voter registration, a federal judge has ruled.

Children’s Place, Inc. in Aiken is looking for guardian angels to help children in need

Christmas angels are usually plentiful this time of the year but one Aiken non-profit is looking for a few more

Yoplait releases Starburst-flavored yogurt

Yoplait yogurt just got a tad bit taster.

  Young burn survivors treated to Christmas shopping spree

The event brought around 45 families to the store by limousine, where they walked a red carpet into the store and were met with a crowd and cheers.

Road closure on Old Anderson Rd. at Flowing Wells Rd.

There will be a temporary road closure for Old Anderson Rd. at Flowing Wells Rd. Wednesday, Dec. 11.

  Voters expecting positive changes for Aiken County School Board

FOX 54 spoke to two former teachers, Pat Kirk and Edna Mills, in the Aiken County School District as they were leaving the polls. Kirk hope that the school board would iron out and resolve problems with the members who resigned but that did not happen.

Aiken County’s Most Wanted 12/10/19

These are the most wanted suspects in Aiken County for domestic violence as of Dec. 10, 2019.

  Aiken County School Board election results

The Aiken County School Board held elections Tuesday, Dec. 10, to fill the seats for districts 7,8 and 9.

Multifamily development coming to Downtown Augusta

Ivey Development announced the upcoming construction of a multifamily development named Millhouse Station.

  Three firms vying to manage construction of new James Brown Arena

Coliseum authority board members plan to base their choice on the firm with the best experience with similar projects and its scope of services, like funding and marketing.

  Godfather of Soul’s name returns to arena marquee

The new James Brown sign is up at the James Brown Arena.

  Old jail may have new future in film

Commissioners now want to postpone demolition for one year.

Artist chosen to paint new James Brown mural now off project after child molestation charges

The artist who was chosen to paint a mural of James Brown in Downtown Augusta pulled out of the project, according to Greater Augusta Arts Council Executive Director Brenda Durant.

Warren County school district superintendent addresses rumors on alleged fight between freshman student and senior

Viewers reached out to FOX 54 about an alleged fight at Warren County High School between a freshman and a senior where the freshman was sent to the hospital.

  Preschool handwarmer donation drive

Even preschoolers enjoy seeing the fruits of their labor. That was certainly the case at Episcopal Day School where preschool students got their hands on the handwarmers that came into the school as result of the school’s donation drive for Operation Hand-Warmer.

Augusta man arrested for child molestation

Augusta man arrested for child molestation

Two charged with multiple counts of deprivation of a minor

After code enforcement check the condition of Gordon Highway motel, two people were charged with multiple counts of deprivation of a minor

  Positively Augusta to host annual ‘U Walk’

That’s why Positively Augusta is working to bring awareness to the disease through the U Walk. The U in U Walk represents their goal to get all HIV patients to undetectable status. The walk is this Saturday at the Laney Walker Stadium and starts at 11.

Columbia County Deputy Jailer arrested

According to the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy jailer was fired and arrested after a single vehicle crash.

One dead after overnight shooting on Wire Rd. in Aiken County

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that turned deadly late Monday evening.

Win a free burrito from Chipotle

The owners of the Chipotle chain are now offering for the next four days a chance to when a free burrito.

  Aiken’s Blessing Boxes are “Take what you need; Leave what you can” based community pantries

They’re stationed all over Aiken County and this holiday season; the Aiken County homeless coalition is adding something special.

  Local Boy Scouts donate $20,000 in popcorn to VA

Local troops handed out the popcorn to veterans at the VA Hospital.

  Augusta joins lawsuit over lock and dam

South Carolina is suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over their plan to get rid of the Savannah River lock and dam, and now, the City of Augusta is joining in on that suit.

  Warrenville Home Shows Off ‘Candy Cane Lanes’ Light Display

Tyler Hair and his family have one of the brightest displays around, with more than 40,000 lights shining brightly every night.

  Council votes on affordable housing complex along Owens Street

The Aiken City Council met to discuss the plan to potentially add affordable housing apartment complex along Owens St.

Aiken County School Board elections to replace resigned members

The Aiken County Board of Education is holding elections Tuesday, Dec. 10, to replace the three board members from districts 7, 8 and 9 who resigned in Sept. after the resignation of Superintendent Sean Alford.

Wreck on Jimmie Dyess Pkwy. at Harper Franklin Ave.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office confirmed an accident on Jimmie Dyess Pkwy. at Harper Franklin Ave.

  UPDATE: House fire contained in Beech Island, one responder sent to hospital

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fire that sent one first responder to the hospital. It happened at a home in Beech Island today.

One suspect in custody, two more wanted after shots fired in Beech Island

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office arrested a suspect Wednesday, Dec. 4, in connection to a late Oct. incident where shots were fired in Beech Island. The Sheriff’s Office is now asking for information that would lead to the location of two more suspects.

Body found on Boy Scout Rd.

The Richmond County Coroner’s Office confirmed that a body had been found Saturday, Dec. 7, on Boy Scout Rd.

FBI, military investigating U.S. Army major accused of distributing child pornography

A U.S. Army Major assigned to the U.S. Army Cyber Command at Fort Gordon is accused of distributing child pornography.

The National Christmas Tree Association reports a nationwide shortage of trees this year

Local distributors we spoke to say they haven't seen any huge price jumps

Watching Your Wallet: Make smart money moves before 2020

From maxing out retirement contributions to checking your car insurance rates, experts say there are a few smart financial steps to take before the new year starts.