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GEMA Says Restock Disaster Supply Kit

Posted: 01/11/2007 - With the hurricane season behind us and winter looming, the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) says now is the time to restock the disaster supplies kit.

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Special Assignment: Protecting Your Valuables

Updated: 02/01/2007 - This year there were almost 2000 burglaries in Richmond County. In this Special Assignment, News 12 shows you how they're getting a hold of your hidden valuables.

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Augusta celebrates Veterans Day

Posted: 01/11/2007 - It was like a celebration downtown today, but it's a day to remember how much some people gave for you. Because of places like Fort Gordon and Fort Jackson, this area of Georgia and South Carolina has lots of veterans.

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Only on 12: News 12 obtains Orbiter manual

Posted: 01/11/2007 - News 12 has obtained the operation manual for the Orbiter fair ride. Based on that manual, the ride at the Georgia-Carolina State Fair seems to have been going the wrong way.

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Orbiter may have been running backwards

Posted: 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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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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Third inspection finds no mechanical problems with Orbiter

Posted: 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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Orbiter fair ride shut down pending further investigation

Posted: 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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Babysitter Safety Training

Posted: 01/11/2007 - The American Red Cross of Augusta will have a babysitter training course on November 11, 2006 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at Patriot’s Park.

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Ride inspections top priority for fairs

Posted: 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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Firefighter stresses fire safety

Posted: 01/11/2007 - As another family is left without a home due to fire, News 12 talks to a firefighter about what you can do to keep your home and family safe, and a mom about staying safe with a newborn.

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Teen makes difference through "Spooky" food drive

Posted: 01/11/2007 - Halloween is more than just costumes and candy. It's also time for the It's Spooky to Be Hungry food drive. Thousands all over Georgia and South Carolina spent their day collecting donations for the hungry.

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Augusta man says fair rides accidents waiting to happen

Posted: 01/11/2007 - 13-year-old Desire Northington is still in critical condition after she fell off the Orbiter ride at the Georgia-Carolina State Fair. The ride has since been inspected and is deemed safe...but one Augusta man questions that.

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Checklist for Halloween Safety

Posted: 01/11/2007 - Safe Kids East Central, led by the MCG Children’s Medical Center, offers the following tips on how to keep children safe on Halloween.

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Rise in dog theft for ring fighting

Posted: 01/11/2007 - A string of canine crimes throughout Augusta have dog owners keeping their pets on a tight leash. 13 dogs have been stolen since Tuesday...and the dognappings may be for profit.

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The Western Carolina State Fair

Posted: 01/11/2007 - Camel rides, funnel cakes, and live country music. It doesn't get much better than that. Thursday was day one of the Western Carolina State Fair...and so far, so good.

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