Posted: 3:25 PM - Augusta Commissioners have voted to terminate Administrator Fred Russell effective at the end of the year.
Updated: 12/07/2013 - Pickens County Sheriff Rick Clark says he won't lower the flag outside the sheriff's office to half-staff to honor Nelson Mandela because the South African civil rights leader was not a United States citizen.
Updated: 12/06/2013 - An undercover operation leads to one arrest and several stolen cars. The Richmond County Sheriff's Office says they were starting to see a pattern of stolen cars at two Circle K gas stations along Washington Road and it was time to do something about it. Today they arrested a suspect, but the Sheriff's Office says they were surprised when they found out how many drivers made their cars too easy to steal.
Gov. Nikki Haley has told the U.S. energy secretary she wants something done with 37 million gallons of waste at the Savannah River Site near Aiken.
The report says that while South Carolinians spend $11 billion on food each year, more than 90 percent of that money goes for food products produced outside the state.
Recordings released Wednesday of 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting show town dispatchers urged panicked callers to take cover, mobilized help and asked about the welfare of the children as the boom of gunfire could be heard at times in the background.
Atlanta's city council has unanimously passed a plan for spending millions of dollars aimed at helping neighborhoods near the future home of the Atlanta Falcons.
There is a lot of demand for pecans from China, too, which means prices for the nuts prized on the holiday table could rise.
Authorities in northwest Georgia say one man shot and killed another after the shooter felt threatened by a 72-year-old who turned out to be a wandering Alzheimer's patient.
Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox have been unanimously elected to the baseball Hall of Fame by the expansion era committee.
The Georgia football team will play a bowl game in Jacksonville for the first time since Vince Dooley’s last game as head coach on January 1, 1989.
The Mississippi Rebels are headed to the Music City Bowl for the first time since 2000 and will play Georgia Tech on Dec. 30.
Clemson had its chance against Florida State and got blown out. Ohio State fell one win short of getting an opportunity to face the Seminoles for the national title.
Matt Flynn threw for 258 yards and the Packers' struggling defense forced a key fourth-quarter turnover in a 22-21 win Sunday over the Atlanta Falcons to snap a five-game winless slide.
Consecutive threes from senior Brooke McCants and freshman Tavia Sykes spurred an 8-2 run to break open a steady second half