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Beech Island man charged in connection to violent assault on Aiken woman
A Beech Island man was charged Sunday in connection to the assault of a 35-year-old Aiken woman at her Sandlapper Court apartment.Deontra Elbert Scruggs, 27, of the 400 block of Ron Road, is charged with first-degree domestic violence, according to jail records.Aiken Department of Public Safety offi
Grovetown Mayor makes one sex offenders one less worry on Halloween
GROVETOWN (WFXG) - If you live in Grovetown and plan to take your kids trick or treating Mayor Gary Jones is making moves to lift concerns about sex offenders. Mayor Jones made a post on Facebook Monday morning saying:“In order to ensure the safety of our children, all sex offenders in the City of G
Sitel looking to fill more than 350 full-time positions
SITEL is looking to hire more than 350 full-time employees.They are hosting a hiring fair today at their location on Windsor Spring Road in South Augusta.It's from 10:00 am - 7:00 pm.You can also apply online at and enter the keyword "Augusta".
Crews battling fire at Columbia County apartment complex
Tuesday, October 23, 2018COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Fire crews are working to extinguish a fully-involved fire at Owens Woods Apartments.The fire broke out on the 4400 Block of Owens Road, near the intersection of Cox and North Belair Roads.News 12 is told the entire building is on fire, an
I-TEAM INVESTIGATES | Questions over county inspections following 12-year-old electrocution death
ByKelly Wiley, Alexa Lightle; Ciara Cummings; Brooke Zauner; Staff|Posted:Fri 7:43 PM, Oct 19, 2018|Updated: Mon 7:53 PM, Oct 22, 2018
Hit and Run Suspect Arrested
Deputies have arrested Gary Vaughn Prescott for the incident that happened Friday afternoon. The child, who suffered non life threatening injuries, was hit near the intersection of Halifax and Blue Ridge Drive.
Grovetown community split on city’s halloween night plan for sexual offenders
GROVETOWN, GA (WFXG) - The decision by Grovetown’s mayor to house sex offenders at city hall on Halloween is creating a lot of conversation around town. Mayor Gary Jones says they’ll be in council chambers from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.Mixed feelings from the people living in Grovetown. All because of a Face
House fire on Owens Rd. in Evans
Fire trucks block part of Owens Rd. in Evans (WFXG)FOX 54 has a crew on its way to the scene. We will update with more information as it becomes available.Copyright 2018 WFXG. All rights reserved.
Richmond County deputies searching for missing woman with dementia
Deputies say 66-year-old Ann Garrett Taylor walked away from her home on Gibson Drive Friday night. Taylor was last seen wearing a blue hospital shirt, multicolored pants, and turquoise slippers.
CPD: Missing 62-year-old man found dead in Orangeburg
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - A Columbia man who was reported missing last week was found dead in Orangeburg County over the weekend, according to Columbia Police.
Lakeside and Grovetown clash with region chammpionship hopes up for grabs
Martinez, Ga--With just a couple of weeks left before the playoffs, a lot to be decided as far as region championships. One of those, in class six-a, could be figured on Friday night. Grovetown and Lakeside clash with the winner, likely being the champion.
Warrenville man charged in connection to violent assault involving pregnant woman
A Warrenville man was charged Friday in connection with a violent assault involving a pregnant woman on Les Drive last month.Matthew Alexander Fields, 22, is charged with first-degree domestic violence, pointing and presenting firearms at a person, resisting arrest and larceny, according to jail rec
UPDATE | Man arrested in connection to hit-and-run accident that injured 11-year-old
Monday, October 22, 2018COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Columbia County deputies say they have arrested a man in connection to a hit-and-run Friday afternoon on Blue Ridge Driver.Deputies say Gary Vaughn Prescott Jr has been arrested.More details to follow.Sunday, October 21, 2018(News 12 at 11)
Temporary lane closure on Evans to Locks Road
COLUMBIA Co, GA (WJBF) - Drivers in Columbia County can expect some delays this week.There will be a temporary lane closure on Evans to Locks Road between Grand Slam Drive andColumbia Industrial Boulevard through Friday.Workers will be out between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. each day.Please seek an alternate
RCSO searching for suspect wanted for multiple armed robberies
AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a subject connected in multiple armed robberies. Police say the robberies have occured at several convenient stores over the past several days. The Sheriff’s Office continues to say that the subject has worn the same attire at
Coroner IDs 25-year-old West Columbia woman as victim in fatal shooting near Farrow Road
The Richland County Coroner has identified the female victim who died following a shooting Saturday morning. Twenty-five-year-old Jerri Lynn Sigmon of West Columbia died from a gunshot wound to the head. She was transported from the scene to Palmetto Health Richland Memorial Hospital where she died
Man wanted for multiple armed robberies
The Richmond County Sheriff's Office needs your help locating a man suspected of multiple armed robberies. The man is described as black, 5' 7" to 5' 10" and weighing between 150 and 170 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. The robberies took place at several convenience stores in the past f
Two suspicious deaths, one suspect
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT)-- Investigators believe two suspicious deaths on Thursday link back to one suspect. Antonio Armour was arrested on murder charges and felony theft by taking-- in one case involving a body found at Red Roof Inn, and another case where a body was found at a home in south Augus
Body found in woods on Deans Bridge Road identified
Body Found in/near water graphicAUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) - The Richmond County Coroners office is investigating a body that was found in South Augusta on October 15th.Coroner Mark Bowen tells NewsChannel 6 the body was found in the woods near the Wal-Mart on Deans Bridge Road.The body has been identified
Winning $150,000 Powerball ticket sold in Aiken
A winning lottery ticket sold at an Aiken grocery store has made someone $150,000 richer.The S.C. Education Lottery did not name the winner in a news release, but the winning Powerball ticket was purchased at the Publix Super Market on Eastgate Drive, according to the release. The numbers for the ti