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  Richmond County Schools unanimously votes Dr. Kenneth Bradshaw as new Superintendent

Richmond County Schools have a new Superintendent: Dr. Ken Bradshaw.

Second suspect arrested in 11th St. homicide

CORONER: North Augusta man asphyxiated

  13-year-old shot on Kelly St. in Augusta

  UPDATE: 17-year-old suspect arrested in Laurens St. murder

  Investigation finds deputy was justified in Burke County shooting

  Possible human remains found in Burke County creek

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UPDATE: House fire leaves no injuries on Melrose Dr. in Columbia County

UPDATE: Suspect in Burke County kidnapping and deputy-involved shooting dies

  FBI, GBI agents search Commissioner Sammie Sias’ home

Dr. Pringle to leave Richmond County Schools

UPDATE: DNR confirms that the body of Marquez Bey has been discovered at Clarks Hill Lake

UPDATE: 18-year-old injured after late night shooting in Hephzibah near Blackmon Ct.

UPDATE: Man shot at least once in early morning shooting near Mount Auburn St.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed with FOX 54 that a shooting on Mount Auburn St. and Montgomery St. has taken place.

  GBI, DFACS to investigate embezzlement, child abuse claims against Commissioner Sammie Sias

Multiple agencies have been tapped to investigate Augusta-Richmond County Commissioner Sammie Sias.

UPDATE: More details on woman found dead in Augusta hotel

The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating the death of a woman found at an Augusta motel.

Two-year-old struck by car on Deans Bridge Rd.

A 2-year-old boy is being treated at a local hospital after being struck by a car on Deans Bridge Rd. Monday afternoon.

UPDATE: More details as Richmond County Sheriff’s Office investigates attempted rape at Augusta Canal Trail

  UPDATE: Man arrested for murder of 2 people at Glenwood Apartments

  UPDATE: Man killed in downtown Augusta motorcycle crash identified

  UPDATE: Man arrested for Dogwood Terrace shooting granted bond

Authorities confirm fire in Grovetown

  UPDATE: Synovus Bank robbery suspect arrested

  Man killed in crash on River Rd. identified

A Plant Vogtle employee has died after a crash Wednesday afternoon.

  Seven alleged Bloods gang members indicted in drug conspiracy

Seven alleged members of the Bloods street gang have been indicted in a drug conspiracy in Emanuel County.

  Cause of death released for infant found dead at babysitter’s home

After six months, Georgia Bureau of Investigation has released the cause and manner of death for 2-month-old Eziah Collier.

Sheriff’s office investigating crash at shopping center on Furys Ferry Rd.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash at the Fury’s Ferry Station shopping center in Augusta.

Teenage siblings missing in Richmond County

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding 2 missing teens.

Aiken police searching for Walmart assault suspect

The Aiken Department of Public Safety is asking for the public’s help identifying a man wanted for an assault at an Aiken Walmart.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash involving 3 tractor trailers on I-20 WB in Aiken County

Traffic on westbound I-20 in Aiken County is at a crawl after a crash involving 3 tractor trailers shut down a portion of the interstate.

UPDATE: Woman killed in multi-vehicle crash on Gordon Hwy.

An Augusta woman is dead after a crash in South Augusta late Friday night.

Woman killed in Deans Bridge Rd. crash identified

The woman killed in a crash on Deans Bridge Rd. Thursday night has been identified.

Man’s body found behind his home in Thomson

The body of a man was found Thursday night behind his home in Thomson.

Missing Columbia County 12-year-old girl found

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a missing 12-year-old girl.

Teen shot in leg on Alderman St. in Aiken

One person has been injured in a shooting near the Crosland Park neighborhood in Aiken.

Teenager saves himself and pets during house fire

The fire broke out in a home in the Forest Creek neighborhood.

Augusta man arrested in connection to 2016 & 2018 rape cases

An Augusta man has been arrested in connection to 2 separate rape cases: 1 from December 2018 and the other from October 2016.

Two arrested after chase involving stolen vehicle in Aiken County

Two people are in custody after a chase involving a stolen vehicle in Aiken County.

UPDATE: Juvenile suspect arrested for shooting at Briarwood Apartments in Waynesboro

Law enforcement agencies in Burke County are investigating a shooting at a Waynesboro apartment complex.

Tree falls on top of a bus shelter on Washington Road

A tree is currently down outside the Red Lobster on Washington Road.

  Crash in Aiken County leaves three injured, car on fire

The crash happened on Pine Log Road at Kim Court.

Columbia County Steak ‘n Shake employee tests positive for hepatitis A

An employee at a Columbia County restaurant has tested positive for hepatitis A, according to the Georgia Department of Health.

UPDATE: Son who fled scene, arrested for shooting father in Dearing

A person has been hurt in a shooting in McDuffie County.

Woman wanted in Richmond County for concealing a death

The Augusta District Attorney’s Office and Richmond County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s help locating a woman with an outstanding warrant.

UPDATE: Suspicious death in April on Conklin Lane ruled a homicide

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the suspicious death of a 44-year-old Augusta woman.

Reports of power outages, down trees across Columbia County

Thunderstorms moving across the CSRA again Monday night. And Columbia County appears to be feeling the brunt of them.

UPDATE: Overnight shooting in Burke Co. leaves a 17-year-old dead, suspect in custody

Deputies respond to an overnight shooting in Sardis, GA.

Home fire in North Augusta leave one family displaced

Fire officials are currently responding to an active fire scene on 1011 Tamarack Drive in North Augusta.

Augusta man arrested for purse theft at church, high speed chase in Burke County

An Augusta man is behind bars in Burke County, accused of stealing an elderly woman’s purse and leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase.

Eight Aiken County residents plead guilty in Federal Court on drug conspiracy charges

Eight Aiken County residents pled guilty to drug conspiracy charges in Federal Court on Wednesday, June 19.

Two killed in head-on crash on Highland Ave.

Two people are dead after a head-on collision that happened Tuesday afternoon on the 1800 block of Highland Ave. in Augusta.

Possible hepatitis A exposure at Aiken Popeyes

Customers of a fast food restaurant in Aiken may have been exposed to hepatitis A, according to SC DHEC.

Augusta Fire crews responding to a structure fire at Allstar Transportation Inc.

Fire officials respond to a structure fire that took place at Allstar Transportation Inc.

UPDATE: Sexual assault suspect arrested, charged with rape

A man is behind bars in Richmond County, accused of a sexual assault that happened earlier this month.

UPDATE: Augusta man with Autism found

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a missing man with Autism.

A pedestrian dies after running out onto road

A pedestrian was killed after two cars crashed into them on US 301 in Orangeburg, SC.

UPDATE: Man arrested after SUV crashes into Bojangles on Mike Padgett Hwy.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is on the scene of a vehicle inside a fast foot restaurant.

UPDATE: Cyclist killed in crash on Ellington Airline Rd. in Dearing

The McDuffie County Coroner’s Office is on the scene of a deadly crash involving a bicycle in Dearing.

More than 20 kilos of cocaine seized, 2 arrested in Augusta

Two men have been arrested by federal agents in Augusta for allegedly bringing more than 20 kilograms of cocaine into the city.

Augusta mother and daughter killed in Alabama boating accident

Mother and child killed on Wilson Lake in Alabama.

Augusta man missing, last seen May 31

Michael Andrew May, 51 years old, was last seen at around 2 p.m. May 31 at his home on Oxford Dr.

UPDATE: Standoff in McDuffie County ends without incident

Chief Deputy Ronnie Williamson says the woman is out of the home

CEO Lee Ann Liska leaves Augusta University Medical Center

CEO Lee Ann Liska is leaving Augusta University Medical Center. Liska has served as CEO of the hospital for nearly 3 years.

Double house fire on Eve St. in Augusta

Augusta-Richmond County Fire/EMA is on the scene of a double house fire on Eve St.

Man’s car stolen while he’s standing right next to it, police chase follows

Richmond County dispatch tell FOX 54 that a stolen vehicle was found at 1729 Walton Way.

Sheriff’s Office searching for missing teen

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a missing teen.

UPDATE: 90+ graves found for abandoned veteran grave markers

Richmond County Coroner's Office releases full list of names for markers found in abandoned funeral home.

Grave markers belonging to veterans found inside abandoned Augusta funeral home

The Richmond County Marshal’s and Coroner’s Offices are working to find the graves for over 100 grave markers found inside an abandoned funeral home in Augusta.

UPDATE: Body of drowned 60-year-old man found

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office has responded to the scene of a drowning at Wildwoods Park.

Elderly woman dies after crash on Tobacco Rd.

A multiple-vehicle crash on Tobacco Rd. in Hephzibah has traffic tied up in the area.

Latest: 11 killed, 6 injured in shooting in Virginia Beach

The Latest on a shooting at a municipal center in Virginia Beach.

Lancaster woman killed in Aiken County crash

The Aiken County Coroner’s Office and South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating a crash that has killed a Lancester woman.

Graniteville brush fire evacuees can return home

South Carolina Highway Patrol dispatch confirms with FOX 54 that parts of I-20 is currently shutdown due to a brush fire.

UPDATE: Final Grovetown home invasion suspect arrested

Three suspects connected to a home invasion and shooting in Grovetown have been arrested.

Man arrested in Meadowbrook Dr. deadly shooting

The man shot and killed on Meadowbrook Dr. Saturday night has been identified.

Wrecked vehicle of missing Wagener man found in woods

A 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee, William is known to drive was found wrecked and on fire in the wood line of Goose Platter Rd and Daisy Street.

  UPDATE: Murder suspect Samuel Brown to appear in court Friday

59-year-old Samuel Brown is expected to appear in court for a bond hearing Friday. He is charged in the May 6 murder of 77-year-old Roosevelt Bland.

UPDATE: University Hospital lockdown lifted

The lockdown was put into place as standard procedure during the termination of an employee to ensure the safety of all employees, staff, and visitors.

UPDATE: Third woman arrested in shooting at Augusta Hooters

One person is injured after a shooting Sunday night at an Augusta restaurant.

UPDATE: Third man arrested in connection to case of missing Graniteville man

According to the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, a third man has been arrested in connection to the case of 20-year-old Derrick Jai Curry, who has been missing since May 1.

UPDATE: Warrenton man arrested for shooting death of Quontavious Battle

26-year-old DeMario Wilcher was arrested Monday and charged with murder in the shooting death of Battle.