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Williams says he has copy of Russell's hard drive

Posted: 05/08/2007 - Commissioner Marion Williams says he now has a copy of the city administrator's hard drive. Some leaders are accusing Fred Russell of doing personal business on the city computer.

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Waynesboro loses 300 jobs

Posted: 05/08/2007 - The Cummins Filtration Plant is closing, and employees just found out last week. The Waynesboro plant specialized in small engine and recreational vehicle products, and the company has decided not to make them anymore.

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On Your Side: Prescription Prices

Updated: 05/08/2007 - The US Senate has given two thumbs down to a bill that would make it legal for you to buy your prescription drugs from another country like Canada. This will keep your prescriptions pricey...but it could also keep you safe.

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Vendors reeling from flea market fire losses

Updated: 05/08/2007 - The agencies investigating the fire at the South Augusta Flea Market met Tuesday afternoon to go through the evidence. It was a hard day for the vendors who came out only to find they lost everything.

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Suspicious package found at Shelnut's office

Updated: 05/08/2007 - A suspicious package was found Tuesday afternoon at the office of former Board of Regents chairman Tim Shelnut. The Richmond County bomb squad, K-9 unit, and fire crews were called to the scene.

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Local Update - May 8, 2007

Posted: 05/08/2007 - Flea market fire; Richmond County seeks school bomb threat solution; Aiken County to choose interim superintendent; gas prices to $3/gallon in SC; Miller Theater vandalized.

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Owner says he brought fire code violations down

Updated: 05/08/2007 - The owner of the South Augusta Flea Market says he's going to do his best to work with authorities to find out what caused a devastating fire that destroyed the main building Monday.

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Daughter charged in teacher's murder

Posted: 05/08/2007 - Christina Elizabeth Mavris has been charged with murder in the death of her mother, Dana Davis. Davis was a beloved teacher at Schofield Middle School. She was found stabbed to death inside her burning home on Thursday, May 3.

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Vandals deface historic Miller Theater

Updated: 05/07/2007 - Investigators need your help in finding a group of at least 15 people they say vandalized the historic Miller Theater on Broad Street. They're hoping new surveillance video will help catch the vandals.

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Special Assignment: Reading Right

Updated: 05/07/2007 - When it comes to teaching our kids to read, one local school has it figured out. In Mrs. Wright's second grade class, learning to read and write has never been so much fun...and the right answers just keep coming.

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On Your Side: Tooth Troubles

Updated: 05/07/2007 - Dentists say more and more kids between age two and five are coming in with tooth decay. Unless parents make some changes in their child's oral health, this is a problem that will only get worse.

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Local Update - May 7, 2007

Posted: 05/07/2007 - Man kills another man with 2-by-4; murderer of Aiken teacher still unknown; head-on collision in Aiken; local radio host loses TV hosting gig; Waynesboro Primary School's reading scores on the rise.

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9 Augusta murders so far in 2007

Updated: 05/07/2007 - This week alone saw three homicides in Richmond County, bringing the total for this year to ten. That number has doubled from this time last year. Investigators say they're doing everything they can to bring this increase under control.

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Domestic disputes not uncommon at slain teacher's home

Updated: 05/07/2007 - Schofield Middle School teacher Dana Davis was found stabbed to death inside her burning home Thursday night (May 3). Aiken Public Safety was back on the scene Saturday with the victim's daughter.

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South Augusta Flea Market main building destroyed in fire

Updated: 05/10/2007 - The main building of the South Augusta Flea Market on Doug Barnard Parkway went up in flames Monday morning. The dense smoke rolled over Augusta, blocking out the sun. 3 engine companies worked together to put out the blaze.

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Funky First Friday a big hit

Updated: 05/07/2007 - They called it Funky First Friday, and it was a huge success Friday night in downtown Augusta. Thousands of people come out to remember the Godfather of Soul and celebrate his birthday.

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Homeowner thankful for Stand Your Ground law

Updated: 05/04/2007 - Georgia's law allows you to defend yourself as soon as you feel threatened. And that seems to be just what one 84-year-old homeowner did when an intruder broke into his garage.

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Lots to do Cinco de Mayo weekend

Posted: 05/04/2007 - This weekend we've got everything from Cinco de Mayo celebrations to lobster races to a barbecue cook-off to live concerts to a regatta. There's plenty to do on both sides of the river.

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Family Fraud Alert: Virginia Tech Email Scam

Posted: 05/04/2007 - Some unscrupulous folks are trying to cash in on a national tragedy. Virginia Tech officials say someone out there is trying to make money off the Virginia Tech shootings

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Teacher found stabbed to death in burning home

Updated: 05/04/2007 - A middle school teacher was found stabbed to death in her home after a fire was reported Thursday night. Students and teachers at Schofield Middle School are grieving the loss of an invaluable educator.

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Lots of activities planned for Funky First Friday

Updated: 05/04/2007 - In honor of James Brown's birthday, a big crowd is expected downtown tonight for Funky First Friday. The Godfather's band, the Soul Generals, is back together and taking the stage, and that's just one of many things happening.

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Middle school student brings gun to school

Posted: 05/04/2007 - A 14-year-old Spirit Creek Middle School student is in some big trouble for having a gun at school. When confronted by Richmond County BOE officers, the boy ran into the woods, apparently ditching the weapon there.

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Richmond County BOE to hold bomb threat meeting

Posted: 05/04/2007 - The Richmond County BOE will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 8 at 2 o'clock to discuss the increasing number of bomb threats to schools in Richmond County. The public is invited to attend.

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Local Update - May 4, 2007

Posted: 05/04/2007 - 1 hospitalized in shooting; 3 hour standoff overnight; one dead in Aiken house fire; man hit by vehicle in Augusta; Funky First Friday.

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Neighbors support homeowner who shot intruder

Posted: 05/04/2007 - Neighbors of Army Cpt. Barre Bollinger say he had the right to protect himself after an intruder broke into his home and stole his property. Bollinger shot 29-year-old Errol Royal at least twice in the stomach. Royal later died.

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