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Special Assignment: The iPod Generation

Updated: 02/01/2007 - It's easy to adjust the volume on an iPod. But it gets loud, and that's a problem. It can be a serious strain on young ears, and even cause permanent damage.

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Drive-by shooting scares Jennings Place families

Posted: 11/06/2006 - Two Augusta families got the scare of their lives as bullets came whizzing past them in a drive-by shooting in broad daylight. It happened in the same area where there were three other shootings back in July and August.

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Orbiter may have been running backwards

Updated: 01/11/2007 - 13-year-old Desire Northington was thrown 60 feet from an Orbiter ride in October. Now there's concern that the ride may have been running backwards.

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Remains found off small country road in Thomson

Updated: 11/06/2006 - Badly decomposed skeletal remains were found just a few feet off of a small country road in Thomson, but no one knows how they got there, who the person was, or how they died.

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Special Assignment: Home Sweet Home?

Updated: 02/01/2007 - According to the FBI, a burglary occurs every 15.4 seconds across the country. Are you doing everything you can to keep you and your family safe?

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Chemical spill temporarily puts SRS on lockdown

Updated: 11/06/2006 - A leak of formic acid Saturday provoked an emergency response that closed Highway 125 and put the Savannah River Site on lockdown. The acid was in a storage tank when the leak began.

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Sanford visits North Augusta on campaign trail

Updated: 01/10/2007 - Mark Sanford rolled through North Augusta Saturday for some last minute campaigning, and his visit brought mixed reactions. Sanford rode in on a big bus filled with family.

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New First Friday rules go into effect without hitch

Updated: 11/06/2006 - It's a new start for a downtown tradition. First Friday with some new leadership. The team, hand-picked by Augusta's city administrator, wasted no time setting ground rules for vendors.

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Third inspection finds no mechanical problems with Orbiter

Updated: 01/11/2007 - The Department of Labor has finished reinspecting the Orbiter, the ride 13-year-old Desire Northington flew off of last week. This story has cast a cloud over the Georgia-Carolina Fair from the beginning.

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Special Assignment: 911 At Your Service

Updated: 02/01/2007 - If you or a loved one is in danger, you want help as quickly as possible...but a quick response isn't easy when phone lines are tied up. Local 911 centers say a majority of the calls coming in aren't real emergencies.

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Charles Larke, Jr. accused of organizing dog fight

Posted: 11/03/2006 - Richmond County Animal Control has a warrant out for the arrest of Charles Larke, Jr., said to have organized a dog fight in south Augusta yesterday. Larke is on probation for crimes he committed in 2004.

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Augusta job outlook bright

Posted: 11/02/2006 - Two big job announcements in less than a week, and another one may be on the way tomorrow. These big plans have job seekers and of course city leaders very excited about the future.

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Orbiter fair ride shut down pending further investigation

Updated: 01/11/2007 - The Georgia Department of Labor has announced it will reopen its investigation into the accident on the Orbiter ride at the Georgia-Carolina State Fair that left 13-year-old Desire Northington in critical condition.

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Ride inspections top priority for fairs

Updated: 01/11/2007 - It's been nearly a week since 13-year-old Desire Northington fell out of a fair ride in Augusta. News 12 brings you a look at how safety checks are done and the role inspectors play in making sure these rides are ready.

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Tommy King passes away

Posted: 11/02/2006 - Longtime Columbia County coroner Tommy King has died. Tommy King was Columbia County's longest-serving elected official. He took office on January 1, 1973 and served almost 34 years.

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St. Joseph officially sold to Triad

Updated: 01/11/2007 - It's official: St. Joseph hospital has new owners. Today, the hospital announced Triad Hospitals and some local doctors have purchased the hospital on Wrightsboro Road.

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