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Remembering Charlie

Updated: 02/16/2007 - He was many things during his lifetime: doctor, veteran, US representative. He was also a humble public servant who wanted us all to be on a first name basis with him. Today Augusta honored long-time Congressman Charlie Norwood.

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Norwood remembered in public visitation

Posted: 02/15/2007 - Voters always seemed to find common ground with the late Charlie Norwood. News 12 spoke with some of his strongest supporters at a public visitation for Norwood in Augusta.

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Norwood considered savior of Fort Gordon

Posted: 02/14/2007 - Many people believe Congressman Charlie Norwood was the driving force behind keeping Fort Gordon's gates open, and for that his legacy and dedication to the military will always be remembered.

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Judge temporarily blocks Disadvantaged Business Program

Updated: 02/14/2007 - Augusta must change the way it does business after a ruling from a federal judge today. A temporary restraining order now prevents the city from helping small and minority-owned businesses get contracts.

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Richmond County GOP leader remembers Norwood

Posted: 02/14/2007 - News 12 sat down with Congressman Norwood's close friend and Richmond County's GOP chair David Barbee to find out what his loss means for him personally and for our district.

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Congressman Charlie Norwood passes away

Updated: 02/15/2007 - Congressman Charlie Norwood passed away this morning at his Augusta home. He was 65. Charles Whitlow Norwood, Jr. first arrived in the Augusta area as a young Army dentist in 1969...

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Commission rethinks transit cuts

Posted: 02/12/2007 - Cutting some Augusta transit routes was a way to save money...but now riders complain the seats are so full, people are sitting on the floor. Monday, commissioners met to rethink the decision to trim the bus schedule.

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Augusta commuters say buses overcrowded

Posted: 02/07/2007 - Some Augusta bus routes were cut last month because of budget worries. Now some passengers complain that's led to overcrowding. They say the buses are so packed sometimes that some people are sitting on the floor

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Congressman Norwood comes home

Updated: 02/08/2007 - Congressman Charlie Norwood is back home in Augusta. News 12 was there when the congressman's plane landed. We also talked to one of Norwood's longtime friends about his decision to decline further treatment for lung cancer.

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Friends remember Charles DeVaney

Updated: 02/06/2007 - Funeral services for former mayor Charles DeVaney were held at First Baptist Church. Family and friends came together from as far away as England to remember a man who touched so many lives.

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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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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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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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Presidential hopeful campaigns in Aiken

Updated: 02/06/2007 - Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney earned his fortunes by becoming a venture capitalist, and now he hopes his successful business skills will change government in the White House.

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Charles DeVaney: Augusta's Ambassador

Posted: 01/30/2007 - Former mayor Charles DeVaney died Sunday afternoon on his way back to Augusta from Hilton Head. DeVaney was Augusta's ambassador and was always pushing to make the city bigger and better.

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Remembering Charles DeVaney

Posted: 01/29/2007 - Charles DeVaney accomplished much during and after his term as mayor of Augusta. Talking with the people close to DeVaney, we're learning the Riverwalk is only one of his many accomplishments.

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Former mayor Charles DeVaney dies

Updated: 01/29/2007 - Former Augusta mayor Charles DeVaney was killed Sunday in an accident in Ridgeland, South Carolina. DeVaney was driving home from Savannah when his car went off the road and hit a tree.

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District 5 commissioner gets tough on old buildings

Updated: 01/24/2007 - Augusta Commissioner Calvin Holland says old dumpy buildings in his district have been an eyesore for too long. Now he's personally taking on violators. "We're going to call it Operation Cleanup," he said.

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No decision on Beck

Posted: 01/23/2007 - Augusta commissioners once again put off the decision about whether to keep Recreation and Parks Director Tom Beck around. The subcommittee investigating Beck met for two hours behind closed doors today.

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