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  1. Augusta mom charged after toddler found wandering in roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Augusta mother has been arrested after her 2-year-old daughter was found wandering alone by the side of a road. Multiple news outlets report the Richmond County Sheriff's Office received a call from a driver who found the girl Monday around 7 a.m. Deputies say the girl was asking for her mother and was dressed in only a shirt.

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  2. Augusta woman arrested after punishing son for breaking curfewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Augusta woman has been jailed after refusing to let her teenage son in their home after he came home after curfew. The 13-year-old told police that he was forced to sleep on the concrete patio in the backyard of their home in the 3400 block of Monte Carlo Drive after he came home 15 minutes late for his 9 p.m. curfew Monday.

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  3. More than 20 suspects arrested in child sex sting in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Augusta Chronicle reports that the 22 suspects were arrested. Authorities say they communicated with male or female children online and then traveled from areas around Augusta and from South Carolina to meet the children for the purpose of having sex.

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  4. Woman charged in state Senator Joey Brush's death surrendersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The woman who authorities say is responsible for the crash that killed former state Sen. Joey Brush Jr. on Thursday surrendered Friday to face charges. Kimberly Crouch, 49, of Augusta, surrendered at 12:30 p.m. at the Columbia County Detention Center.

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  5. Former state Senator Joey Brush dies in motorcycle wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Brush was driving his Harley-Davidson motorcycle east on Columbia Road near Louisville Road just after 8:30 a.m. when a Dodge Caliber pulled out from Louisville Road in front of Brush's motorcycle, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.

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  6. Columbia County mom charged with holding teen party involving sex, drugs, alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Evans mother was arrested Monday accused of hosting a party with drugs and alcohol for her teenage daughter and her friends. An Augusta woman told authorities Saturday that she was recently appointed as Lehnardt's sponsor through Alcoholics Anonymous and Lehnardt told her about a recent incident at her home, according to a Columbia County Sheriff's Office incident report.

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  7. Chirs Kirk bounces back from tough start in second round at the MastersRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Chris Kirk chips to No. 8 green during the second round of the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club, Friday, April 10, 2015, in Augusta, Georgia.

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  8. William S. Morris: Publisher, philanthropist, Grady gradRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    William S. "Billy" Morris III is chairman and chief executive officer of Morris Communications Co. and publisher of The Augusta Chronicle.

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  9. Here are the best places to fish on Clarks HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    With April finally here, the weather has settled down, and the bass fishing is wide open. Bass are feeding and spawning, and they are as easy to catch right now as any time of the year.

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  10. Judge orders reporter to reveal details in James Brown caseRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A journalist covering the fight over soul singer James Brown's estate was ordered Friday to tell a court how she obtained a diary from Brown's widow. A judge issued a restraining order telling journalist Sue Summer to not publish anything from the diary, which she said was sent to her anonymously.

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  11. Man crashes stolen truck into drug store near AugustaRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Authorities in Columbia and McDuffie counties are seeking the driver who crashed a stolen pickup truck into the entrance of a Walgreens drug store. The Augusta Chronicle reports Columbia County sheriff's deputies were called to the store at about 4:20 a.m. Friday when a Ford truck smashed through the front and left.

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  12. Father charged with child molestation after son re-enacts movie sex scene with dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Augusta area authorities charged a father with child molestation this week after a YouTube video surfaced showing him instructing his son to re-create a movie sex scene with his dog. Sheriff's deputies in Columbia County arrested Isaac Seman, 35, of Martinez, on Tuesday following a tip the department received after someone came across the online video.

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  13. Father charged with child molestation after son re-enacts movie sex scene with dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Augusta area father has been charged with child molestation after a YouTube video showed him instructing his son to re-create a movie sex scene with his dog. Someone tipped off Columbia County police Tuesday after he became aware of the video.

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  14. Police join family mourning slain NYPD officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Police officers from around the U.S. joined grieving family members as they mourned a 32-year-old immigrant who realized his dream of being an NYPD officer but was gunned down in his squad car. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton eulogized Officer Wenjian Liu on Sunday as an incarnation of the American dream: a man who had emigrated from China at age 12 and devoted himself to helping others in his adopted country.

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  15. Mayor eulogizes officer as cops outside turn backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Thousands of police turned their backs Sunday as Mayor Bill de Blasio eulogized an officer shot dead with his partner, repeating a stinging display of scorn for the mayor despite entreaties to put anger aside. The show of disrespect came outside the funeral home where Officer Wenjian Liu was remembered as an incarnation of the American dream: a man who had emigrated from China at age 12 and devoted himself to helping others in his adopted country.

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  16. Crowd turns out for Sanders' memorial service to 'lay a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A large crowd filled a downtown Atlanta church Saturday for the memorial service for Carl Sanders, an Augusta native who had served as governor in the height of the Civil Rights Movement. Sanders was elected the same day as George Wallace was in Alabama, Barnes noted.

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  17. What Others Say: Gov. Carl Sanders led extraordinary lifeRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    In 1963, less than 10 years after starting his political career in the Georgia General Assembly, the 37-year-old Augustan became, at the time, the nation's youngest governor. That alone would make him remarkable.

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