Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz, Glenn Beck To Visit Aiken On Monday

GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz will be making an appearance in Aiken on Monday, along with conservative political commentator Glenn Bec…

Wrights Avenue Standoff

Suspect In Armed Standoff Identified


We have learned that an armed stand-off near downtown Augusta that involved more than 50 law enforcement officers and multiple agencies is n…

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Augusta Boil Water Advisory Lifted


WJBF News Channel 6 has learned that the Boil Water Advisory that is affecting around 90,000 people in Augusta and at Fort Gordon was lifted…

criminals deceive them into smuggling drugs by asking them to travel overseas.

Elderly Drug Traffickers

    FLORIDA – ABC News (by Geneva Sands)  – Floridian Ralph Soles, 74, said he was caught transporting methamphetamine into New Zealand two …

Scholar Athlete: Allendale Fairfax's Keishanda Taylor (Cover)

Scholar Athlete – Heath Brace

Augusta, GA (WJBF) — Augusta Christian’s Heath Brace is this week’s WJBF Scholar Athlete award winner. Brace is a 4-year start on the Lions …

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Test Results Revealed For Augusta Water Samples


The Augusta Utilities Department and Augusta-Richmond County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) have received results from the first round of…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Boil Water Advisories

Click for a list of questions and answers about boil water advisories to help you, your family, and friends.

Chick-fil-A was closed Wednesday because of the boil water advisory.

Some Restaurants Able to Stay Open Through Boil Water Advisory

Augusta, GA (WJBF) — McDonald’s is only serving apple juice, milk and bottled water. Zaxbys has a sign on its doors. Chick-fil-A is empty. S…

Richmond Co Schools Closed - Wednesday February 10th

Parents Share Concerns About How Richmond County School Closure Went Down

Richmond County parents feel the Richmond County School System district could have done a better job informing them about a Boil Water Advis…

Photo of WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola (left) and Augusta Commissioner Bill Lockett.

Augusta Commissioner Critical Of How Public Was Notified Of Boil Water Advisory

An Augusta Commissioner is critical of the city’s handling of notifying the public about a Boil Water Advisory.

Photo taken at the Highland Avenue Water Treatment Plant in Augusta, Georgia.

4 Minute Spike At Water Plant Reason For Boil Water Advisory

Turbidity is cloudy water and it caused the state to issue a Boil Water Advisory for around 90,000 Augustans and people at Fort Gordon, but …

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CSRA Stores Working To Keep Up With Bottled Water Demand Due To Boil Water Advisory

Augusta residents are continuing to stock up on water, leaving stores scrambling to keep it on the shelves.