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RCSO Sergeant Killed in Chemical Accident at Xytex Corp.

Meagher

A sergeant with the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office killed Sunday afternoon from a chemical gas leak while responding to an alarm activation at Xytex Corporation in Augusta, authorities said. Sgt. Greg Meagher (pictured) was dispatched to the alarm at 3:36 p.m. Sunday on Emmitt Street in downtown Agusta. He inhaled an unknown ...

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Arrested: Midland Valley High Officer was Having Sex with Student

Officer Donald Henry Jr.

A former school resource officer at Midland Valley High School was arrested Friday for allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old student on school property. Donald Eugene Henry Jr., 56, of North Augusta, was charged Friday with sexual battery with a student without aggravated or coercion, according to a SLED press ...

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3 Years Later, RCSO Catches the Killer in a Car

JEFFERY HARDY

An Augusta man with a criminal record has been identified as the driver who mowed down two people in 2014, killing a teenager and seriously injuring another. On Tuesday, authorities linked 24-year-old Jeffrey Khirell Hardy to the hit-and-run accident that has gone unsolved for nearly three years. Investigators say he’s the ...

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Two Thieving GameStop Customers in a White SUV

wanted suspects CC

Recognize these guys? Cops say they stole a bunch of stuff from the Grovetown GameStop store around lunchtime on Sunday, Jan. 22. The store has them on video hiding items in their clothes and leaving with other  unpaid items in their hands. Talk about nerve! A witness advised the crooks left in ...

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Dr. Phil to Finally Air Show on Evans Runaway!

Calah on Dr. Phil

Evans teen Calah Waskow has revealed to Dr. Phil why she ran away to Tennessee with her friend’s dad. Now, a month after Calah flew to Los Angeles with family for the sit-down interview, the show will air this Thursday, Feb. 2, according to the show’s website. The website has this headline:  15-Year-Old ...

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