Nearly 900 firearms were lost or stolen from Georgia gun dealers last year, which ranks the state among the Top 5, according to federal data released this month.
With a softer blow expected to hit Georgia's education funding next fiscal year, the Richmond County Board of Education is planning to eliminate five furlough days in the 2014-15 budget.
The Richmond County Board of Education approved adjusting school curriculums to add 30 to 40 minutes of practicing cursive writing to classroom sessions during Thursday night's regular board meeting.
A Richmond County deputy was injured Thursday morning while placing an Augusta man in custody.
Officials with the Richmond County Health Department acknowledged Thursday that public health employees improperly denied requests for information and attempted to bar photographs during a public ...
WAYNESBORO — The first time Daniel Rodriguez considered a career in law enforcement in the late 1980s, he turned it down because of the low pay. The second time, he was the victim of an armed ...
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves will no longer allow some off-duty police officers to carry guns at Turner Field, which has prompted objections.
A man accused of committing the last homicide in Augusta in 2013 pleaded not guilty Thursday.
Aiken native Stephen Zelnak Jr. announced Thursday that he will be retiring as chairman of the board of Martin Marietta Materials Inc. in May.
ATHENS, Ga. -- Authorities are searching for a man who spied on a woman while she was in a restroom stall at Athens Technical College.
COLUMBIA -- Parents asked lawmakers to approve a bill that would permit outward-facing video cameras on school buses to capture evidence of rogue motorists for use in arrests.
A Warrenville man has died Thursday after being struck by Norfolk Southern train in Aiken County.
Long-awaited tree abatement and pruning hoped to improve visibility and safety at Riverwalk Augusta starts Monday.
The Richmond County Sheriff's Office said the person entered the Peach Orchard Road Wells Fargo on March 20 and cashed the "stolen document" before leaving the scene.
Deputies are searching for a missing woman who hasn't been seen in almost a month.
Nearly two months after debris removal began, Emergency and Operations director Pam Tucker confirmed Wednesday evening that cleanup has been deemed complete in Columbia County.
Monday is the last day to register to vote in what has become one of the biggest off-season elections in Augusta history.
Incoming freshmen at Georgia Regents University are facing a 13 percent tuition hike as the university moves toward the same tuition level as other Georgia research universities, an official said.