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Savannah Riverkeeper fighting to keep waterways open to the public

Savannah Riverkeeper Tonya Bonitatibus

Updated: 03/28/2013 - The Savannah Riverkeeper is angry after she was told a part of the river is privately owned, meaning if you float through, you could be trespassing. The Riverkeeper says it should be a public river and she'll take it all the way to court if she has to.

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Join News 12 at the 2013 Burger Battle

Burger Battle (WRDW-TV)

Posted: 03/22/2013 - News 12 is a proud sponsor of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the CSRA's Burger Battle. The event will be held April 23 at 5:30 p.m. at the E.W. Hagler Club at 1903 Division Street in Augusta.

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Take Back the Day 5K Run/Walk set for April 20

Take Back The Day 5K Run/Walk (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 03/20/2013 - As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Georgia Regents University and Paine College have teamed up to plan multiple events throughout April to spread awareness.

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Free Wi-Fi is coming to Harrisburg

Operation Lighthouse is providing free Wi-Fi to the Harrisburg area. (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 03/18/2013 - More than 50 homes in the Harrisburg Community now have free Internet service. It's part of a program called Operation Lighthouse.

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SC resort reopens after closing in 2010

The Savannah Lakes Resort (Courtesy of Resort)

Updated: 03/13/2013 - The Savannah Lakes Resort in McCormick was forced to shut down in 2010, leaving some scrambling to change wedding and vacation plans.

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Rollback taxes in SC surprising new property owners

Money

Posted: 03/12/2013 - When land is used for agriculture, it gets special tax breaks. But when you break that land down into smaller pieces and sell it as residential property, the new owners get stuck with the taxes.

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Augusta man wins $500K in lottery

Money

Posted: 03/12/2013 - Expedito Rivera bought the Green instant ticket from the Fuel Express on the 2700 block of Peach Orchard Road.

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Church holds service in BBQ restaurant after tornado destroys building

Updated: 03/11/2013 - Cleanup efforts continue for a church hit by a tornado in Glascock County. The Magnolia Baptist Church was destroyed, but their faith is stronger than ever. They held service in a place known for great food, but Sunday's service was more about feeding the inner man.

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Prayer rally for charged public defender brings in support

Updated: 03/11/2013 - Family and friends of public defender, Alexia Davis, say they hope that the power of prayer will work miracles. The prayer rally was held outside of the Augusta-Richmond County Courthouse, bringing out the community to rally for justice.

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Sequestration cuts sinking in for local families

Money

Posted: 03/07/2013 - Wallets around our area are starting to feel a little lighter as federal spending cuts are starting to sink in. As News 12's Christie Ethridge reports, one group is taking action to fill their wallets back up.

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Access to mental health can help in preventing violent tragedies

Updated: 03/05/2013 - After the latest mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut, President Obama has promised to make the country safer by making it harder to buy guns; but he also says access to mental health can help in preventing violent tragedies. However, getting that help can be difficult.

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