Aedes aegypti mosquito

Zika Virus Mosquito Conference

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) – The mosquitoes that spread the Zika virus are among the hardest species to fight because they live and breed in tub dra…

Photo of Chief Jason Beard, with the Augusta Fire Department, who is on paid leave pending an external investigation.

Trial for Former Augusta Fire Marshal Underway


The trial for former Augusta Fire Marshall Jason Baron Beard is underway in Augusta’s Federal Courthouse.

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Man Tries to Steal 31 Items from Walmart

Richmond County deputies arrested Jerome Farmer from Walmart Friday night. Farmer is accused of stealing 31 items from the Walmart on Wright…

Election Ballot

Columbia County Early Voting

Columbia County, GA – Early voting starts Monday in Columbia County for the Presidential Preference Primary. You can cast your ballot at the…