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Evans Middle School student facing charges after allegedly hitting student

EVANS, Ga. (WJBF) - An Evans teen is facing charges after allegedly hitting another student in school. The Columbia County Sheriff's Office tells us that a 15-year-old 8th grader at Evans Middle School is charged with Simple Battery in the incident. The victim is a 13-year-old 8th grader at the scho

WJBF.COM - 2018-01-16 17:38:37

North Augusta City Council approves first and second readings for new apartment complex off exit 1

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 / News 12 at 11 o'clock NORTH AUGUSTA, Sc. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Exit one could finally be getting its share of the local boom. "[Exit one is] an area we've predicted will see a lot of growth in the very near future. And I think this is just the beginning of what you'll see aroun

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-17 07:55:00

Augusta's 'Sky City' music venue set to reopen with Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Sky City, a live music venue and bar located on Broad Street is set to reopen on Thursday, Jan. 18 with major enhancements. Headlining the grand reopening is music group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. The new owners of Sky City tell News 12 that the newly-re

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-16 18:20:00

School Bus crash on Highway 25 at bypass in Burke County

BURKE COUNTY, Ga.(WJBF)- The Burke County Sheriff's Office is at the scene of a school bus crash on Highway 25 at the bypass. Law enforcement says It appears that a vehicle pulled out in front of the school bus. The sheriff's department says there are several students on the school bus but most ju

WJBF.COM - 2018-01-16 23:53:44

CSRA School Closures due to winter weather

School Closing graphic CSRA (WJBF) - A number of CSRA schools are closing Wednesday due to the threat of winter weather.Columbia County Schools will be on a 2-hour delay on WednesdayRichmond County Schools will be on a 2-hour delay on WednesdayAiken County Schools will be on a 2-hour delay on Wedn

WJBF.COM - 2018-01-16 20:35:41

Police responding to possible hostage situation in North Augusta

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- North Augusta Public Safety officers are responding to a call about a possible hostage situation on the 1100 block of West Avenue, where one shot was reportedly fired into a house. Officers are currently on the scene blocking the roadway in the area. It is unclear

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-16 16:54:00

Local counties in CSRA monitoring weather conditions ahead of possible wintry precipitation

Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 (News 12 NBC 26 News At 11) UPDATE | 11:45 p.m. COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- As a winter weather system makes its way across the eastern United States, CSRA emergency officials are getting ready for what might come our way before sunrise. Some of the area's major roads,

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-17 02:41:00

Engagement: Wilson - Cato

Mr. and Mrs. Walter L. Wilson of North Augusta, South Carolina, announce the engagement of their daughter, McKenzie Lee Wilson, of North Augusta, to Bryce Hunter Cato, of North Augusta, a son of Mr. William C. Cato Jr. of North Augusta and Ms. Pamela Christine Smith of Augusta, Georgia. The wedding

NORTHAUGUSTASTAR.COM - 2018-01-17 12:00:00

Barn a total loss in blaze on Dotski Road

INVERNESS TOWNSHIP- A barn on Dotski Road is a total loss after it caught fire Thursday afternoon, with three county fire departments responding to battle the blaze. "The barn was an about 8,000 square foot barn," said Inverness Fire Chief Dan Socha. "It was pretty old." Inverness Fire Department ha

CHEBOYGAN TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 05:01:00

Wolverine Power now more than 50 percent carbon-free

CADILLAC - Wolverine Power Cooperative is putting less carbon in the air than it used to. The cooperative recently signed a new long-term contract. As of Jan. 1, 56 percent of the cooperative's energy is carbon-free. It's a pretty big jump, about 25 percent less carbon than last year. "I certainly b

CADILLAC NEWS - 2018-01-17 05:00:00

Back to the Bean Pot

(File photo)For five decades now, the Moose Jaw Safari- happening this year on Saturday, January 20- has been a highlight of winter for snowmobilers. Leaving from Harbor Springs and travelling 30 miles of trails to the famous "bean pot" at Center Township Hall (across from Moose Jaw Junction restaur

HARBORLIGHTNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Community turns out to support LaHaie family

INDIAN RIVER- Members of the community turned out to show their support for the LaHaie family by attending a spaghetti benefit dinner at the Indian River Masonic Lodge in memory of Alexia "Lexi" LaHaie. The dinner was by donation and featured spaghetti with homemade sauce, rolls, salads and several

CHEBOYGAN TRIBUNE - 2018-01-17 05:01:00

Local law enforcement to hold free car seat inspections

CHEBOYGAN COUNTY - Law enforcement from around the county will be hosting free child car seat inspections, with the first inspection to take place on Saturday, Jan. 19 at the Nunda Township Fire Hall in Wolverine. The event is presented by the Michigan State Police, Mackinaw City Police Department a

CHEBOYGAN TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 05:01:00

RC board hires Hein as new super

News Photo by Jordan Spence Rogers City Area Middle/High School Principal Nicholas Hein has been hired as the superintendent for the schools, Tuesday at a special Rogers City Area School Board meeting. ROGERS CITY - The search for a new Rogers City Area Superintendent is over. Middle School/High S

ALPENA NEWS - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Habitat for Humanity announces Family Fare fundraising opportunity

The SpartanNash Foundation - the charitable giving arm of SpartanNash and its family of Family Fare Supermarket stores - is hosting its annual fundraising effort to benefit the local Habitat for Humanity Northeast Michigan program. Residents can join in building hope and affordable housing The reta

ALPENA NEWS - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Rent vs. own: Which is right for you?

(BPT) - If you're thinking of buying your first home, you've probably wrestled with the decision to rent or own your home - and for good reason. Owning a home is a big commitment. With it comes a lot of responsibility and a long-term financial relationship. But which is right for you? To answer that

CADILLAC NEWS - 2018-01-15 21:53:00

Haines City man arrested for Winter Haven shooting, charged with attempted murder

HAINES CITY - A 32-year-old Haines City man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that occurred at Endeavors Dining & Entertainment in Winter Haven on Sunday. The Polk County Sheriff's Office said Dorale Desean Sermons of Haines City shot 25-year-old Jivonti Young, of 502 Beech Ave., Lakel

THE LEDGER - 2018-01-17 00:20:46

Sheriff's Office reports death of jail inmate

BARTOW - A 63-year-old Polk County Jail inmate died early Tuesday morning at Bartow Regional Medical Center. Martha Collier of Lake Alfred was transported by EMS from the Central County Jail infirmary to Bartow Regional Medical Center after she began having breathing difficulties at the infirmary. S

THE LEDGER - 2018-01-17 03:46:29

Freezing temperatures expected in Polk on Thursday morning

LAKELAND - Geez, Louise. It's getting cold ... again. Temperatures are expected to drop below freezing in some parts of Polk County early Thursday, just two weeks after temperatures fell into the high 20s. Temperatures are expected to hover in the low 30s, falling just short of breaking a 41-year-ol

THE LEDGER - 2018-01-17 02:20:52

Silver Alert issued for missing Lakeland man with Alzheimer's

LAKELAND, Fla. (WFLA) - The Polk County Sheriff's Office has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Lakeland man with Alzheimer's. John Henry Shiver, 81, lives in the 3400 block of Sutton Hills Drive South in Lakeland. He was last seen at Lakeland Regional Health shortly after noon on Tuesday, driving

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-17 00:44:18