Deputy arrested for using his county-issued fuel car for personal vehicle

A Richmond County Sheriff’s deputy has been arrested for using his county-issued fuel card to purchase gasoline for his personal vehicle. Tyler Wood was arrested...

Raccoon tests positive for rabies in Columbia County

The Georgia Department of Public Health and the Columbia County Health Department is alerting the community of rabid animals in the area. On Sunday,...

Another homicide in Augusta

A 22 year-old was shot and killed Thursday morning in Richmond County.

County issues reminders on outdoor watering restrictions

In 2010, Georgia passed the Water Stewardship Act to prevent people from using water on their lawns from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Murder indictments returned in Augusta homicide cases

Three Augusta residents have been indicted in connection with homicides that occurred this past spring.

Protest against Evans drag show is a no-show

A drag performance at Evans restaurant Stay Social and Tap has sparked some controversy in Columbia County, but no one showed up for an anticipated protest.

Money committed to expand nursing education at Aiken Technical College

SRS settlement money to help Aiken Tech expand its nursing studies program.

In The Kitchen With Vera: Carnival

Enjoy fair foods in this week's The Very Vera Show.

LEGO sets build history at museum

Thousands of LEGO bricks have been turned into Augusta landmarks at the Augusta Museum of History.

Augusta Lions Club celebrates its centennial in July

The Augusta Lions Club will celebrate its centennial in July.

Rick McKee Comic Strip June 30, 2022

Written by Rick McKee June 30, 2022

Fireflies sweep GreenJackets in doubleheader 

After a Tuesday night rain-out, the Augusta GreenJackets and Columbia Fireflies met up for a double-header on Wednesday night that did not go Augusta's way as they were swept by their I-20 rivals. 

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