Posted: 08/27/2008 - Although gas prices have dropped sharply in the Carolinas this summer, Labor Day weekend travel is still expected to be down almost 1 percent from last year.
Updated: 01/28/2009 - When Gustav strikes, people will needs all sorts of things things like water, money and food. The Augusta chapter of the Red Cross has already been alerted and are on stand-by to leave at the drop of a hat.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue spent some time in Augusta this afternoon. He came to endorse Republican Congressman Paul Broun, who is up for re-election in November. Each elected official talked to News 12 about recent budget issues.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - A local college is out of money, and its teachers haven't been paid in weeks. Students there are beginning to worry about their education. On top of that, now the federal government is investigating the school.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - Richmond county investigators are looking inside their own building after a longtime maintenance worker is accused and arrested for being a peeping tom.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - People who live along Powderhouse Road in Aiken County are worried about their safety. There are a lot of speeders there...but that's not the only problem.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - Look for prices to rise again if Tropical Storm Gustav slams into the petroleum-rich Gulf Coast and its numerous refineries, just as Americans begin packing their cars for the Labor Day weekend.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - It's a tough budget year for the Richmond County School System, so they're looking for everyone to pitch in their money and time.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - A study finds that, while the bankruptcy filing rate for people under 55 has fallen, it has soared for older Americans.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - Approximately 145,000 Kenmore and Kenmore Elite Coffee Makers sold at Sears, the great indoors and Kmart Corp. have been voluntarily recalled.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - Braves send veteran outfielder to Red Sox for stretch drive.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - A woman was in critical condition Wednesday after shooting herself in the head. It happened while she was in the emergency room of a Columbia hospital.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - Longtime LEC maintenance worker arrested.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - A new attack ad on TV doesn't target a political candidate, but something else considered quintessentially American: hot dogs.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - The FBI is investigating more than $12,000 in calls made when a hacker broke into the Federal Emergency Management Agency's phone system.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - Georgia's environmental officials are expected to decide whether to close up to 13 state parks and historic sites.
Posted: 08/27/2008 - The speed limit along sections of I-20 East and West bound dropped from 55 to 45 just more than a week ago. We decided to bring along our radar gun to see how many were obeying the law, and how many could earn big tickets.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - News 12 has learned Vincent McNair will be able to go back to class after his suspension, but not the same one he is used to teaching.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - Thieves are taking stoves, dishwashers, and washers and dryers. Some pretty big items to take in a hurry, but its not stopping them.
Posted: 08/26/2008 - Two people are indicted for murder by a grand jury Tuesday.
Updated: 08/27/2008 - Three small towns in Aiken County will not be joining forces.
Updated: 08/26/2008 - The CRCT is a statewide test that determines if kids can move up to the next grade, but news 12 has learned 86% of kids who failed in Richmond County were still able to advance.
Updated: 08/26/2008 - The Federal Aviation Administration says a communication failure at a Georgia facility that processes flight plans for the eastern half of the U.S. is causing flight delays around the country.
Updated: 08/26/2008 - Authorities say a tornado touched down in Clemson, knocking down trees. No injuries have been reported.