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Rezoning approval for new apartment building could financially boost North Augusta

Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 (News 12 at 6 O'clock / NBC News at 7) NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Right off exit one, new land-- Ready to be transformed. "Everybody's excited about the growth in North Augusta." B&B Commercial, the developer, has requested the land off Frontage Road be rezoned. Righ

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-16 05:14:00

UPDATE | Former Richmond County Coroner in halfway house; scheduled to finish sentence in May

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- News 12 has learned former Richmond County Coroner Grover Tuten has been released from a minimum security federal prison camp in Pensacola and was put into a halfway house. Tuten was sentenced to 36 months in prison after being arrested from stealing from the dead in 2013

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-15 21:50:00

Regency vote for arena back before commissioners

AUGUSTA, Ga (WJBF) - Making Regency Mall the site for a new arena will go back before city leaders Tuesday. Commissioner Marion Williams wants city leaders to approve the mall as the site so they can begin negotiations. Last week, Williams said other commissioners are voting against the proposal bec

WJBF.COM - 2018-01-15 22:18:39

Former Richmond County coroner released from federal prison

Augusta, Ga (WJBF) - Former Richmond County coroner, Grover Tuten has been released from a federal prison in Florida. He is now in a halfway house and is set to be released in May. Tuten was sentenced to federal prison in 2015 after he pleaded guilty to stealing money and other items from the dead.

WJBF.COM - 2018-01-16 11:19:09

Abeline Baptist Church to hold MLK event

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) - A service will be held Monday to celebrate the life of Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. The 31st Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Celebration will be held at Abilene Baptist Church in Augusta. The event will begin at 11 a.m. with a musical celebration, followed by a service

WJBF.COM - 2018-01-15 14:03:52

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events in the CSRA

(WRDW/WAGT) -- We're On Your Side with a list of area events for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. When: January 15, 2018 at 7:30 a.m.What: Each year on the morning of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Holiday the Phi H. Waring Memorial Education Foundation (5013 certified) and the members of Alpha

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-15 18:30:00

Paine President remembers meeting Dr. King

Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 (News 12 at 6 O'clock / NBC 26 News at 7) AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- On a hot August day in 1963 more than 200,000 gathered at the Lincoln Memorial to hear Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. share his dream for a better America. A dream etched into the pages of history and into the

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-16 04:22:00

Friends and family remember former US Congressman Doug Barnard

Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 (News 12 NBC 26 News At 11) AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Friends and family come out for a funeral Monday held for long time former US Congressman Doug Barnard, who died just last week. It's a tough time for a lot of folks who knew the former Congressman, but friends say it's a

WRDW-TV - 2018-01-16 07:33:00

Linden resident complains of pool hall noise

On Jan. 2, the Linden City Council held a meeting during which a resident voice concern over excessive noise from a local business. Resident Keith Jordan told the council that the noise coming from C&J Pool Hall often rattles the windows of his house and that "it's disturbing me and my family." Jord

DEMOPOLIS TIMES - 2018-01-15 20:38:02

Road Scholar to speak in on Mt. Ida Quilt Project

Sarah Bliss Wright, a member of the Alabama Humanities Foundation's Road Scholars Speakers Bureau, will present "The Mt. Ida Quilt Project:One Community, Two Quilts, Three Centuries" on Jan. 18, at noon, at the Demopolis Public Library. "The Mt. Ida Quilt Project:One Community, Two Quilts, Three Ce

DEMOPOLIS TIMES - 2018-01-15 20:52:59

Southbury Police Officers Reunite Lost Dog With His Owner

SOUTHBURY, CT - Southbury Police officers helped reunite a lost canine with his owner, according a post on the Police Department's Facebook page. "Officer Markette and Officer Alfano were on patrol last night when they found K9 Troy roaming in the area of Main Street South and Lakeside Road. Troy h

PATCH - 2018-01-14 19:08:31

Woodbury Senior Community Center to hold 'Live, Laugh then Putt' fundraiser Feb. 16-19

WOODBURY - The 9th annual "Live, Laugh then Putt" Indoor Mini-Golf fundraiser will be held Feb. 16-19 at the Woodbury Senior Community Center, with proceeds supporting the Woodbury Community Services' Food Bank, Fuel and Crisis Assistance Programs. The friendly activity was created to bring the comm

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2018-01-16 05:32:14

NVCC Hosts Annual Leadership Breakfast

WATERBURY, Conn. - More than 100 state, municipal, and community leaders met at Naugatuck Valley Community College on January 11 for the college's annual Leadership Breakfast. The event focused upon state and local issues for the upcoming 2018 Connecticut General Assembly session. The theme of "Chal

PATCH - 2018-01-16 01:48:18

NVCC to Host 4th Fulbright Scholar in Residence

The Fulbright scholar, Aguibou Bougobali Sanou, was born in a large family of artists living in Burkina Faso, Mali and Ivory Coast, Africa. Naugatuck Valley Community College Honored by Announcement of its Fourth Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence WATERBURY- The Institute of International Education has

PATCH - 2018-01-16 01:44:34

Rob Gianazza: Build new library near senior center, not on Horse Field

Published 12:00 am, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 I was encouraged by the New Library Committee and the Brookfield Library Foundation to write to you expressing my support for a new library here in Brookfield. Allow me express my concerns about this project moving forward as it was presented. Our comm

NEWSTIMES - 2018-01-16 05:51:40

PD: 2 arrested for illegally towing motor vehicles in Milford

A man and a woman were arrested on Monday for illegally towing motor vehicles in Milford during the month of October. Officers were investigating several complaints of possible illegal towing of vehicles on Oct. 1, 2, and 3 by Steve's Auto, on Naugatuck Avenue in Milford. The vehicle owners told po

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2018-01-15 18:35:00

Conn. State Police Report: Newtown School Response Had Deficits

In this Dec. 14, 2012, file photo, officials stand outside of Sandy Hook Elementary School after a shooting in Newtown, Conn. Connecticut State Police have released a report assessing the agency's response to the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. The after-action report was published Fr

FORENSIC MAGAZINE - 2018-01-15 18:18:12

Newtown student launches program to provide school lunch to classmates in need

NEWTOWN - When Elle Sauli was buying lunch in the high school cafeteria one afternoon last year, she realized that the student behind her did not have money for his own. She knew how that felt. Her family had struggled to pay for school lunches when her father lost his job in the 2008 recession, and

NEWSTIMES - 2018-01-15 21:58:46

Anderson University partners with Apple to offer minor in coding

Photo by Anderson University According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there will be an estimated 1 million more computing jobs than applicants to fill them by 2020. To help fill that need, Anderson University has joined with Apple to launch a minor in coding and app development for all stud


Family of missing Anderson man hopes to recover remains, find closure during search

The family of an Anderson County man missing since August is hoping for closure after a search for his remains on Monday. Michael Thrasher was last seen on Aug. 5 in Honea Path, according to investigators. On Monday, a search team was looking for Thrasher's remains near the Saluda Dam in Pelzer.

FOX CAROLINA - 2018-01-15 22:07:00