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…