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  1. 3rd-grader who shot child at Augusta school got gun in home kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A third-grader who accidentally shot a classmate at school found the weapon while exploring his family's kitchen, authorities said. The shooting happened Tuesday at Hornsby Elementary School in Augusta.

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  2. 3rd-grader who shot child at Augusta school got gun in home kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Athens Banner-Herald

    A third-grader who accidentally shot a classmate at school found the weapon while exploring his family's kitchen, authorities said. The shooting happened Tuesday at Hornsby Elementary School in Augusta.

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  3. Student playing with gun shoots child at Augusta elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Officials in Georgia say an elementary school student suffered minor injuries after being accidentally shot by a classmate playing with a gun. The shooting happened Tuesday morning at Hornsby Elementary School in Augusta.

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  4. 4 arrested after 'vague threat' to Georgia schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Athens Banner-Herald

    South Carolina authorities arrested today four individuals on weapons charges in connection with a "vague threat" to Augusta area schools. The Columbia County Sheriff's Office was alerted this morning to videos posted on Snapchat overnight showing suspects discharging a handgun while riding in a vehicle.

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  5. William Morris IV named CEO of Morris CommunicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Will succeeds his father as CEO, while his father continues as chairman of the board. His father also will continue as publisher of the Augusta Chronicle until April 12, 2016, when he will complete 50 years in that role.

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  6. Problems keep piling up for Veterans Affairs DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Department of Veterans Affairs faces a serious numbers problem - multiple, in fact. It can't count how many veterans died while waiting to sign up for health care.

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

    Jun 10, 2015 | 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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