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New drug-sniffing dog learns tricks of the trade

Updated: 02/06/2007 - They're the eyes and ears for police when drugs aren't in plain view. News 12 went to Spartanburg to see how new K-9 "Max" is learning to help Aiken Public Safety protect your family.

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Family Fraud Alert: Lottery Checks

Updated: 02/06/2007 - You may be getting some mail announcing something that's really too good to be true: lottery checks for lots and lots of money. The trouble is, almost all of them are fake.

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South Augusta bank robbed

Updated: 02/02/2007 - The Wachovia inside Kroger on Deans Bridge Road was robbed this afternoon. The robber was still at large at time of writing. A man wearing a white skull cap entered the bank and asked for cash, then ran from the scene.

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Dumb and Dangerous Driving - February 1, 2007

Updated: 02/06/2007 - State law actually prevents deputies from running radar in most neighborhoods. That's why people in Ivy Falls are getting together and asking the local government for help.

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Human skull found near Enterprise Mill

Updated: 02/06/2007 - A human skull has been found amongst other debris by a construction crew off a dirt road near Enterprise Mill. Investigators are working with a forensic anthropologist from the GBI to identify the remains.

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Tomi Rae challenges James Brown's will

Updated: 02/06/2007 - Tomi Rae Brown has filed a petition contesting James Brown's will. In it she argues that as Brown's widow, she is entitled to part of the estate. This is the second legal challenge filed against the late singer's will.

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Local Update - February 2, 2007

Updated: 02/02/2007 - Bus driver shot behind middle school; minor accident on I-20 between Wheeler and 520; 2 hospitalized after car loses control on Broad Street; DeVaney funeral today.

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Bus driver shot behind North Augusta Middle

Updated: 02/02/2007 - Investigators have arrested a suspect after an early morning shooting behind North Augusta Middle School. Booker T. McKenney of Belvedere was arrested without incident in Johnston in connection to the shooting of a school bus driver.

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Special Assignment: MyDeathSpace

Updated: 02/06/2007 - A new website is giving us instant access to the private lives of those who've passed on. It's called MyDeathSpace.com, and it links its users to the MySpace pages of the deceased.

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Commissioners agree on new guidelines during retreat

Updated: 02/06/2007 - It's not often you get commissioners raising their hands and raising concerns with no one raising their voices. But that's what happened at their retreat at the Old Government House.

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Retired firefighter says test should be tough

Updated: 02/06/2007 - Firefighters and paramedics work hard to serve us, but is the test to get into training too difficult? The last round of testing wasn't too impressive. In fact, two thirds of test-takers failed.

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Local Update - February 1, 2007

Updated: 02/01/2007 - Man serving life sentence acquitted of murder; south Augusta home destroyed by fire; burglary victim offers reward for suspect.

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Butler High battling mouse problem

Updated: 02/06/2007 - It's no secret Butler High School has dealt with some serious discipline issues. But this time kids aren't causing the disruptions--mice are. The principal blames the cold weather and the old building, but parents say it's no excuse.

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City administrator trims budget without cutting jobs

Updated: 02/06/2007 - For months, city leaders have talked about having to fire employees to trim more than a million dollars from the budget. Now the city administrator says no one has to lose their job. But some city leaders are not happy.

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South Carolina lawmakers propose raising age of consent

Updated: 02/06/2007 - A former cheerleading coach is accused of setting up a cheerleader with a National Guardsman, who says he had sex with the teen. Since that teen is 16, the Guardsman won't be charged with a sex crime...

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U.S. Airways drops Delta hostile takeover bid

Updated: 02/06/2007 - Delta Airlines will remain an independent company. U.S. Airways has just dropped its hostile takeover bid for Delta after Delta's creditor committee said they will support Delta's plan to get out of bankruptcy by themselves.

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Rash of car break-ins at Family Y parking lot

Updated: 01/31/2007 - There have been 17 break-ins since October at the Family Y on Wheeler Road, resulting in thousands of dollars in damage and missing property. Richmond County investigators believe the cases may be connected.

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Local Update - January 31, 2007

Posted: 01/31/2007 - Beech Island mobile home fire; Warren Co. High principal resigns; cars in Family Y parking lot broken into; sheriff requests new patrol cars; brother and sister die in SUV rollover; remembering Charles DeVaney.

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On Your Side: Big Refund

Updated: 02/06/2007 - Some people in the Palmetto State are getting back a lot of money, courtesy of the Department of Consumer Affairs. The department says it recovered more than $100,000 for hundreds of people just about month ago.

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Warren County High principal charged with sexual misconduct

Updated: 01/30/2007 - The Warren County High School principal is out on bond today after a grand jury indicted him on allegations of sexual misconduct. One day after the indictment, Thomas McDonald turned himself in to officials.

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Oglethorpe man indicted for stalking Lincoln County cheerleader

Posted: 01/30/2007 - A southwest Georgia man has been indicted by the Lincoln County grand jury for stalking a high school cheerleader. The Lincoln County sheriff told News 12 last April that Smith was in Lincolnton asking questions about an underage girl.

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Coroner: Former mayor DeVaney died of heart-related problem

Updated: 01/30/2007 - Jasper County Coroner Martin Sauls says he believes, after today's autopsy, that DeVaney died of a heart-related problem. His heart was enlarged, and his lungs were full of fluid. There was no trauma from the accident.

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Only on 12: Father and son trapped in open well

Posted: 01/30/2007 - Seven-year-old Cameron Thompkins and his dad James got the scare of their lives Monday afternoon...and immediately the small community of Gibson, Georgia jumped into action to save them.

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