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Citizens, leaders protest proposed Delta takeover

Updated: 12/20/2006 - Delta Airlines is trying to fight a takeover bid by US Airways, and they're bringing that fight right here to Augusta. More than 100 people gathered at the Delta Reservation Center along River Watch Parkway this morning.

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Commission agrees Williams can run for pro tem in 2007

Updated: 12/20/2006 - There's less than a week to go until Christmas, and it looks like someone brought some holiday cheer to the Augusta Commission. Despite some hot topics on the agenda, their final meeting of 2006 went smoothly.

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Man dressed as Santa takes girl away on motorcycle

Updated: 12/20/2006 - When you tell your kids not to talk to strangers, you don't think twice about talking to Santa Claus. But an Augusta family is learning you can't trust everyone...even if they're dressed in a red suit.

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News 12 This Morning Local Update - December 19, 2006

Posted: 12/19/2006 - Washington Road water main break; two teens die in clay pit; man wanted in downtown murder; "Santa" kidnaps child; two men wanted in Columbia County robbery; 3 men wanted in Aiken County dog fighting ring.

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Aiken cash advance business robbed

Posted: 12/18/2006 - A cash advance business behind Applebee's on Whiskey Road in Aiken was robbed at around 12:45 p.m. Aiken Public Safety is searching for a suspect who fled the scene with a Bank of America cash bag.

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Longtime friends killed in Beech Island house fire

Updated: 12/18/2006 - A house fire killed two in Aiken County this morning. The fire started just before 5:30 this morning. Yolanda Heath and Dennis Curry were killed...and tonight, their families are just left with memories.

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Williston boy survives surgery for rare disease

Updated: 01/11/2007 - A 10-year-old Williston boy was diagnosed with one of the most uncommon diseases in the world, especially for children. Now he's back at home recovering.

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Christmas stolen from Wal-Mart parking lot

Updated: 12/19/2006 - A mother was on her way home from a party when she stopped briefly at Wal-Mart. Returning to the parking lot, she found that her car--and all the presents inside--had been stolen.

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Police work to relieve holiday traffic congestion

Updated: 01/09/2007 - 'Tis the season traffic is moving at a snail's pace...especially around shopping centers. Police have been working to relieve congestion ever since Thanksgiving, and that will continue to be the goal until the day after Christmas.

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Richmond County focuses on unsolved homicides

Updated: 12/18/2006 - Homicide cases are up this year. There have been 19 of them, with just two weeks to go in 2006. Last year, 15 homicides were reported in Augusta. But this year, only two are unsolved. That's an arrest in 85 percent of cases.

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News 12 This Morning Local Update - December 18, 2006

Updated: 12/18/2006 - 2 die in mobile home fire; fire at Aiken plant; man wanted in downtown shooting; sexual predator wanted; 2 teenagers killed in clay pit; stolen car found in pond; car filled with Christmas presents stolen.

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Man wanted in downtown shooting

Posted: 12/18/2006 - Deputies are looking for 28-year-old Cornelius Wright, wanted for murder. Investigators believe Wright shot 22-year-old Mitchieano Carmichael at a mom and pop store in the 2000 block of Broad Street.

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News 12 This Morning Local Update - December 15, 2006

Posted: 12/15/2006 - Accident leaves one dead; Skinner Mill BP robbed; 20 Evans High students arrested; man wanted for assault, drug possession; mayor's former campaign manager cleared; no land for drag strip; Christmas traffic crackdown.

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20 Evans High students arrested after fight at popular hangout

Updated: 01/05/2007 - 20 students have been arrested after a fight at Wally's in Evans. The store's parking lot is a big after school hangout for Evans High students...but after a fight this week, the store and the sheriff's office are taking action.

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Voyager: Linda Schrenko's Legacy of Literacy

Updated: 02/01/2007 - Linda Schrenko's sitting in a jail cell, serving an eight-year sentence for her part in a fraud scheme that stole from Georgia schoolchildren. But there's another part of her legacy: the reading program she funded in Richmond County in 2001.

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Train derailed in Jenkins County

Updated: 12/14/2006 - A Norfolk Southern freight train derailed about seven miles south of Millen, Georgia at 9:45 this morning. 22 cars went off the track. Fortunately, there were no injuries and no hazardous materials.

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The H.E.A.T. is on for the holidays

Updated: 12/14/2006 - Richmond County is celebrating its one-year anniversary of H.E.A.T., a traffic enforcement program that's put three extra patrol cars out on the roads to catch speeders and drunk drivers.

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News 12 This Morning Local Update - December 14, 2006

Posted: 12/14/2006 - Woman dies in Warren County mobile home fire; Augusta pedestrian hit by SUV; Aiken Marine dies during second tour in Iraq; murder victim, suspect knew each other; narcotics investigator resigns; drag strip sponsor backs out.

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Family of fallen Marine filled with deep sadness, pride

Posted: 12/13/2006 - Marine corporal Matthew Dillon died doing what he loved, serving his country. He was a hero even to those who served before him, and in the eyes of one of the men who mattered the most: his father.

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Race organizer pulls out of Augusta drag strip plans

Posted: 12/13/2006 - City leaders tell News 12 they had no idea that continued controversy would lead the group that brought the drag strip idea to Augusta, the International Hot Rod Association, to back out.

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Portion of Augusta Canal drained for maintenance

Updated: 08/16/2010 - You may have noticed some parts of the Augusta Canal are bone dry, and that's affecting boat tours in the area. The portion of the Augusta Canal near Enterprise Mill is off limits for maintenance.

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