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  • Team Coverage: Columbia County Storm Damage Video

    Team Coverage: Columbia County Storm Damage Video

    Sunday, November 23 2014 11:46 PM EST2014-11-24 04:46:24 GMT
    Team Coverage for storm damage in the CSRA.Team Coverage for storm damage in the CSRA.

    Areas all over the CSRA were hit with Sunday night's severe storm. Columbia County endured extensive damage to homes, cars and shopping centers. News Channel 6 had team coverage tracking the storm.

    Areas all over the CSRA were hit with Sunday night's severe storm. Columbia County endured extensive damage to homes, cars and shopping centers. News Channel 6 had team coverage tracking the storm.

  • A Local 7-year old boy is Raising Awareness about his Disease

    A Local 7-year old boy is Raising Awareness about his Disease

    Sunday, November 23 2014 11:22 PM EST2014-11-24 04:22:06 GMT
    Nolan Poole diagnosed with Epilepsy at 3 years old. Nolan Poole diagnosed with Epilepsy at 3 years old.

    A 7 year old boy is trying to raise awareness for Epilepsy. The boy was diagnosed at a young age and has been living with the disease ever since. News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter spoke with the family.

    A 7 year old boy is trying to raise awareness for Epilepsy. The boy was diagnosed at a young age and has been living with the disease ever since. News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter spoke with the family.

  • 1 On 1: Georgia Ranks 2nd in Nation for Thanksgiving Day Cooking Fires

    1 On 1: Georgia Ranks 2nd in Nation for Thanksgiving Day Cooking Fires

    Sunday, November 23 2014 10:24 AM EST2014-11-23 15:24:39 GMT
    Georgia has the second highest number of cooking fire claims in the nation.
    Georgia has the second highest number of cooking fire claims in the nation.
  • GMA Sunday Headlines: November 23, 2014

    GMA Sunday Headlines: November 23, 2014

    Sunday, November 23 2014 8:59 AM EST2014-11-23 13:59:27 GMT
    WJBF News Channel 6's News team has the News updates that affect the Georgia and South Carolina counties of the CSRA.
    WJBF News Channel 6's News team has the News updates that affect the Georgia and South Carolina counties of the CSRA.
  • Possible Arson in Early Morning House Fire

    Possible Arson in Early Morning House Fire

    Sunday, November 23 2014 8:37 AM EST2014-11-23 13:37:20 GMT

    An Augusta house fire is being investigating as possible arson.

    An Augusta house fire is being investigating as possible arson.

  • Highway Patrol Looking For North Augusta Hit and Run Suspect

    Highway Patrol Looking For North Augusta Hit and Run Suspect

    Saturday, November 22 2014 10:53 PM EST2014-11-23 03:53:54 GMT
    South Carolina Highway Patrol is searching for a suspect in an early Saturday morning Hit and Run collision.
    South Carolina Highway Patrol is searching for a suspect in an early Saturday morning Hit and Run collision.
  • Neighbors say "The Perfect Family" ended in Murder-Suicide

    Neighbors say "The Perfect Family" ended in Murder-Suicide

    Saturday, November 22 2014 10:36 PM EST2014-11-23 03:36:57 GMT
    Husband kills his wife and then himself in New Ellenton. Husband kills his wife and then himself in New Ellenton.

    Neighbors are shocked over the murder-suicide in New Ellenton, SC, where a husband shot and killed his wife, then turned the gun on himself. Friends say the family seemed like the perfect family.

    Neighbors are shocked over the murder-suicide in New Ellenton, SC, where a husband shot and killed his wife, then turned the gun on himself. Friends say the family seemed like the perfect family.

  • Dashcam Video Released Of Murder Suspect Police Chase

    Dashcam Video Released Of Murder Suspect Police Chase

    Saturday, November 22 2014 8:18 PM EST2014-11-23 01:18:58 GMT
    Florida Highway Patrol has released dashcam video of a police chase involving the man accused of shooting and killing a Columbia County man.
    Florida Highway Patrol has released dashcam video of a police chase involving the man accused of shooting and killing a Columbia County man.
  • Unemployment Rate Up in South Carolina

    Unemployment Rate Up in South Carolina

    Saturday, November 22 2014 10:57 AM EST2014-11-22 15:57:18 GMT
    Unemployment Rate Up graphicUnemployment Rate Up graphic
    New reports show unemployment in South Carolina has increased for the fourth month in a row. 
    New reports show unemployment in South Carolina has increased for the fourth month in a row. 
  • GMA Saturday Headlines: November 22, 2014

    GMA Saturday Headlines: November 22, 2014

    Saturday, November 22 2014 10:05 AM EST2014-11-22 15:05:42 GMT
    WJBF News Channel 6's News team has the News updates that affect the Georgia and South Carolina counties of the CSRA.
    WJBF News Channel 6's News team has the News updates that affect the Georgia and South Carolina counties of the CSRA.
  • Augusta Man Charged With Arson

    Augusta Man Charged With Arson

    Saturday, November 22 2014 9:33 AM EST2014-11-22 14:33:01 GMT
     Man accused of setting fire
     Man accused of setting fire
  • Murder-Suicide Investigation in Aiken County

    Murder-Suicide Investigation in Aiken County

    Saturday, November 22 2014 9:25 AM EST2014-11-22 14:25:55 GMT
    Murder Investigation graphicMurder Investigation graphic

    The Aiken County Coroner says a man shot his wife and then killed himself in a murder-suicide in their home.

    The Aiken County Coroner says a man shot his wife and then killed himself in a murder-suicide in their home.

  • Wagener Woman's Pit Bull Burned to Death

    Wagener Woman's Pit Bull Burned to Death

    Friday, November 21 2014 10:51 PM EST2014-11-22 03:51:02 GMT
    Aiken County law enforcement is investigating the mysterious death of man's best friend in a small town. The incident happened in Wagener. A home tucked away in a small subdivision appeared fine from the front, but what laid outside an empty doghouse was terrible. “My daughter came from next door and said she smelled something funny,” said Larry Garvin. Garvin learned one of the homes located on the property named for him, Larry Trail, was on fire Wednesday night
    Aiken County law enforcement is investigating the mysterious death of man's best friend in a small town. The incident happened in Wagener. A home tucked away in a small subdivision appeared fine from the front, but what laid outside an empty doghouse was terrible. “My daughter came from next door and said she smelled something funny,” said Larry Garvin. Garvin learned one of the homes located on the property named for him, Larry Trail, was on fire Wednesday night
  • Bill Cosby Coming to Augusta Amid Sexual Assault Accusations

    Bill Cosby Coming to Augusta Amid Sexual Assault Accusations

    Friday, November 21 2014 5:52 PM EST2014-11-21 22:52:19 GMT
    Bill Cosby accused of multiple counts of rape. Bill Cosby accused of multiple counts of rape.

    A Bell Auditorium spokesperson says Bill Cosby's comedy show is still on, despite rumors of sexual assault. Individual tickets went on sale Friday, and the concert will be held on February 28th, 2015.

    A Bell Auditorium spokesperson says Bill Cosby's comedy show is still on, despite rumors of sexual assault. Individual tickets went on sale Friday, and the concert will be held on February 28th, 2015.

  • Man Accused of Killing Aiken Public Safety Officer Back in Court

    Man Accused of Killing Aiken Public Safety Officer Back in Court

    Friday, November 21 2014 5:36 PM EST2014-11-21 22:36:42 GMT
    21-year-old Stephon Carter is accused of shooting and killing Aiken Public Safety Officer Scotty Richardson during a traffic stop in December, 2011.
    21-year-old Stephon Carter is accused of shooting and killing Aiken Public Safety Officer Scotty Richardson during a traffic stop in December, 2011.
  • Your Hometown Stories: Brenda's Angels

    Your Hometown Stories: Brenda's Angels

    Friday, November 21 2014 3:01 PM EST2014-11-21 20:01:56 GMT
    During the month of November the color purple is being worn and displayed to show awareness for pancreatic cancer.
    During the month of November the color purple is being worn and displayed to show awareness for pancreatic cancer.
  • Project Jackson Headed To Supreme Court

    Project Jackson Headed To Supreme Court

    Friday, November 21 2014 2:03 PM EST2014-11-21 19:03:04 GMT
    The South Carolina Supreme Court will hear the case for the $170 million development, though it's not clear when that will happen just yet.
    The South Carolina Supreme Court will hear the case for the $170 million development, though it's not clear when that will happen just yet.
  • 6 Things You Need To Know Before You Go

    6 Things You Need To Know Before You Go

    6 Things You Need To Know Before You Go

    Friday, November 21 2014 6:55 AM EST2014-11-21 11:55:01 GMT
    6 Things you need to know before you head out the door to start your day.
    6 Things you need to know before you head out the door to start your day.
  • Christmas Shopping with a Purpose on Dec. 4th

    Christmas Shopping with a Purpose on Dec. 4th

    Friday, November 21 2014 1:57 AM EST2014-11-21 06:57:16 GMT
    WAFJ is hosting BeadforLife Christmas Shopping with a Purpose Thursday, December 4th from 2pm-7pm at the Augusta Hilton Garden Inn on Stevens Creek Rd.
    WAFJ is hosting BeadforLife Christmas Shopping with a Purpose Tuesday, December 4th from 2pm-7pm at the Augusta Hilton Garden Inn on Stevens Creek Rd.
  • Babies Born 9 Months After February Ice Storm

    Babies Born 9 Months After February Ice Storm

    Thursday, November 20 2014 11:54 PM EST2014-11-21 04:54:11 GMT
    Exactly nine month sago the CSRA experienced cold weather,loss of power and lots of ice, but little did some know, they would be creating history at the same time. University Hospital in Augusta reports more babies are being born nine months after the storm, making the new bundles of joy officially 'Ice Storm Babies.' "Out of that the biggest joy in life came," said Bill Bartles, a new father from Martinez. From ice covered trees and power-lines to extremely cold temperatures,
    Exactly nine month sago the CSRA experienced cold weather,loss of power and lots of ice, but little did some know, they would be creating history at the same time. University Hospital in Augusta reports more babies are being born nine months after the storm, making the new bundles of joy officially 'Ice Storm Babies.' "Out of that the biggest joy in life came," said Bill Bartles, a new father from Martinez. From ice covered trees and power-lines to extremely cold temperatures,
  • Does the city of Augusta have a plan in place for another ice storm?

    Exclusive: Winter Weather Woes

    Exclusive: Winter Weather Woes

    Thursday, November 20 2014 8:15 PM EST2014-11-21 01:15:05 GMT
    It's been more than nine months since the ice storm hit the CSRA causing millions of dollars in damage.
    It's been more than nine months since the ice storm hit the CSRA causing millions of dollars in damage.
  • Aiken, SC Accepting Same-sex Marriage Applications

    Aiken, SC Accepting Same-sex Marriage Applications

    Thursday, November 20 2014 6:21 PM EST2014-11-20 23:21:36 GMT
    Chrissy de l'Aigle and Hayley Latham turned in their marriage application Thursday. Chrissy de l'Aigle and Hayley Latham turned in their marriage application Thursday.

    Aiken County started accepting marriage applications for same-sex couples, Thursday at 12:01pm. Many couples rushed to the Aiken Judicial Center hoping to walk out married, but it wasn't quite that simple.

    Aiken County started accepting marriage applications for same-sex couples, Thursday at 12:01pm. Many couples rushed to the Aiken Judicial Center hoping to walk out married, but it wasn't quite that simple.

  • Strom Thurmond Graduate Serves with Navy Maritime Patrol Squadron

    Strom Thurmond Graduate Serves with Navy Maritime Patrol Squadron

    Thursday, November 20 2014 4:40 PM EST2014-11-20 21:40:24 GMT
    A 2011 Strom Thurmond High School graduate is serving with the “War Eagles.” Airman Kayla Miles is an aviation maintenance administrator with maritime patrol aircraft, the P-8A Poseidon.
    A 2011 Strom Thurmond High School graduate is serving with the “War Eagles.” Airman Kayla Miles is an aviation maintenance administrator with maritime patrol aircraft, the P-8A Poseidon.
  • UPDATE: Investigation Reveals Animal Services Needed in Burke County

    UPDATE: Investigation Reveals Animal Services Needed in Burke County

    Thursday, November 20 2014 12:34 PM EST2014-11-20 17:34:37 GMT
    Claims of animal cruelty for the owner of a dog in Burke County are shedding light on a bigger problem. 

    Claims of animal cruelty for the owner of a dog in Burke County are shedding light on a bigger problem. 

  • 2 Dead, House Destroyed In North Augusta Fire

    2 Dead, House Destroyed In North Augusta Fire

    Thursday, November 20 2014 10:11 AM EST2014-11-20 15:11:49 GMT
    A North Augusta family is homeless after a late night fire.The fire broke out at a home on Womrath Road around 11 p.m.
    A North Augusta family is homeless after a late night fire.The fire broke out at a home on Womrath Road around 11 p.m.
  • Accident Blocks Traffic On Storm Branch Road At Pine Log Road

    Accident Blocks Traffic On Storm Branch Road At Pine Log Road

    Accident Blocks Traffic On Storm Branch Road At Pine Log Road

    Thursday, November 20 2014 8:03 AM EST2014-11-20 13:03:12 GMT
    Crews are headed out to an accident involving two vehicles on Storm Branch Road at Pine Log Road. The call came in at 7:16 a.m. with injuries, according to Aiken County dispatch. Injuries are reported. Stay with WJBF for the latest updates
    Crews are headed out to an accident involving two vehicles on Storm Branch Road at Pine Log Road. The call came in at 7:16 a.m. with injuries, according to Aiken County dispatch. Injuries are reported. Stay with WJBF for the latest updates
  • 6 Things You Need To Know Before You Go

    6 Things You Need To Know Before You Go

    6 Things You Need To Know Before You Go

    Thursday, November 20 2014 7:05 AM EST2014-11-20 12:05:37 GMT
    6 Things you need to know before you head out the door to start your day.
    6 Things you need to know before you head out the door to start your day.
  • Richmond County Prepares For Record Low Temperatures

    Richmond County Prepares For Record Low Temperatures

    Thursday, November 20 2014 5:08 AM EST2014-11-20 10:08:59 GMT
    Photo of damage from 2014 Ice StormPhoto of damage from 2014 Ice Storm
    These cold temperatures may remind many of us of last winter's ice storm. While there's no snow or ice in the forecast for this cold snap, local officials are already preparing for the possibility of another storm. Richmond County is participating in an annual cold weather drill with the state of Georgia.
    These cold temperatures may remind many of us of last winter's ice storm. While there's no snow or ice in the forecast for this cold snap, local officials are already preparing for the possibility of another storm. Richmond County is participating in an annual cold weather drill with the state of Georgia.
  • Weeklong Sleeping Outdoors Highlights Homelessness & Hunger

    Weeklong Sleeping Outdoors Highlights Homelessness & Hunger

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 11:24 PM EST2014-11-20 04:24:19 GMT
    Mt. Salem Ministries held a sleep out for National Homelessness and Hunger Awareness Week. Brother Founder and Director Rob Lane has been sleeping outside all week in order to collect monetary and food donations for his soup kitchen and shelter. Lane, who was once homeless, was joined by residents of Garden City Rescue Mission. Leamon McNeil has been sleeping in the shelter, but gave that up Wednesday night to help send the message about what he lives with every day.
    Mt. Salem Ministries held a sleep out for National Homelessness and Hunger Awareness Week. Brother Founder and Director Rob Lane has been sleeping outside all week in order to collect monetary and food donations for his soup kitchen and shelter. Lane, who was once homeless, was joined by residents of Garden City Rescue Mission. Leamon McNeil has been sleeping in the shelter, but gave that up Wednesday night to help send the message about what he lives with every day.
  • Trading Turkey For Ice Cream

    Trading Turkey For Ice Cream

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 9:11 PM EST2014-11-20 02:11:11 GMT
    A sweet reward for a generous donation this holiday season.Kroger, Golden Harvest Food Bank, and Blue Bell Ice Cream teamed up to fight hunger for Thanksgiving. Shoppers had the chance to donate a turkey in exchange for a free half-gallon of ice cream. This is the first time the three have teamed up for a venture like this--and their goal is to get 200 turkeys.
    A sweet reward for a generous donation this holiday season.Kroger, Golden Harvest Food Bank, and Blue Bell Ice Cream teamed up to fight hunger for Thanksgiving. Shoppers had the chance to donate a turkey in exchange for a free half-gallon of ice cream. This is the first time the three have teamed up for a venture like this--and their goal is to get 200 turkeys.
  • Local Group Among "Angels"

    Local Group Among "Angels"

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 9:05 PM EST2014-11-20 02:05:48 GMT
    A North Augusta organization is on the good side of the annual Angels and Scrooges list.South Carolina's Secretary of State Mark Hammond puts out the list every year.The Angels are charities that devote most of the money raised to people in need. Scrooges spend much of the donations on program costs.North Augusta's The RECing crew Inc. Made the angels list -- 87.5% of expenditures go to program services.The RECing crew offers leisure and recreational opportunities for those with disabilities....
    A North Augusta organization is on the good side of the annual Angels and Scrooges list.South Carolina's Secretary of State Mark Hammond puts out the list every year.The Angels are charities that devote most of the money raised to people in need. Scrooges spend much of the donations on program costs.North Augusta's The RECing crew Inc. Made the angels list -- 87.5% of expenditures go to program services.The RECing crew offers leisure and recreational opportunities for those with disabilities....
  • Same-Sex Couples Wait for Marriage Licenses in Aiken County

    Same-Sex Couples Wait for Marriage Licenses in Aiken County

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 6:18 PM EST2014-11-19 23:18:02 GMT

    Same-sex couples in Aiken County are waiting to get marriage licenses

    Same-sex couples in Aiken County are waiting to get marriage licenses

  • Aiken County Council is Giving Animal Ordinances a Facelift

    Aiken County Council is Giving Animal Ordinances a Facelift

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 5:35 PM EST2014-11-19 22:35:49 GMT
    The Aiken County Animal Shelter. The Aiken County Animal Shelter.

    Aiken County Council approved 2 changes for the animal ordinances, at their meeting on Tuesday. Residents have been waiting a while for these upgrades to go into effect.

    Aiken County Council approved 2 changes for the animal ordinances, at their meeting on Tuesday. Residents have been waiting a while for these upgrades to go into effect.

  • Special Election Run-Off: Early Voting Begins For Colco Commissioner District 3

    Special Election Run-Off: Early Voting Begins For Colco Commissioner District 3

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 12:35 PM EST2014-11-19 17:35:17 GMT
    Early voting starts Wednesday, November 19th for the Special Election Run-off for Columbia County Commissioner District 3.
    Early voting starts Wednesday, November 19th for the Special Election Run-off for Columbia County Commissioner District 3.
  • Aiken County Accident On Wire Road

    Aiken County Accident On Wire Road

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 8:31 AM EST2014-11-19 13:31:17 GMT
    Aiken County deputies are on the way to an accident on Wire Road at Camp Long Road.
    Aiken County deputies are on the way to an accident on Wire Road at Camp Long Road.
  • Structure Fire On Alley Street In Gloverville

    Structure Fire On Alley Street In Gloverville

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 8:16 AM EST2014-11-19 13:16:48 GMT
    Happening right now, Aiken County firefighters are on the way to a fire in Gloverville, South Carolina.
    Happening right now, Aiken County firefighters are on the way to a fire in Gloverville, South Carolina.
  • UPDATE ON 6: Missing Burke County Man Found

    UPDATE ON 6: Missing Burke County Man Found

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 7:34 AM EST2014-11-19 12:34:16 GMT
    Photo of John Wesley Drew, who has been reported missing to the Burke County Sheriff's Office (Credit: Burke County Sheriff's Office)Photo of John Wesley Drew, who has been reported missing to the Burke County Sheriff's Office (Credit: Burke County Sheriff's Office)
    The Burke County Sheriff's Office is asking for help from our viewers in locating a missing 55-year-old man.
    The Burke County Sheriff's Office is asking for help from our viewers in locating a missing 55-year-old man.
  • Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 7:11 AM EST2014-11-19 12:11:35 GMT
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
  • Scholar Athlete: Garrett Gibson

    Scholar Athlete: Garrett Gibson

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 6:34 AM EST2014-11-19 11:34:58 GMT
    Scholar Athlete Logo imageScholar Athlete Logo image
    Strom Thurmond's Garrett Gibson began playing golf when he could barely talk. He picked up football when he was just six years old. But the two-sport athlete is driven to be a well-rounded individual because of his religious-based faith. 
    Strom Thurmond's Garrett Gibson began playing golf when he could barely talk. He picked up football when he was just six years old. But the two-sport athlete is driven to be a well-rounded individual because of his religious-based faith. 

  • Golden Apple: Aaron Knowles

    Golden Apple: Aaron Knowles

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 5:45 AM EST2014-11-19 10:45:56 GMT
    Aaron Knowles teaches Social Studies to a great group of students."I'm a teacher of history. I'm a teacher of cultures. I'm a teacher of people," Knowles says.
    Aaron Knowles teaches Social Studies to a great group of students."I'm a teacher of history. I'm a teacher of cultures. I'm a teacher of people," Knowles says.
  • Overnight Fire Destroys Richmond County Home

    Overnight Fire Destroys Richmond County Home

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 3:02 AM EST2014-11-19 08:02:39 GMT
    An overnight fire has destroyed a home in Richmond County...
    An overnight fire has destroyed a home in Richmond County...
  • Guitar Pull 2014 A Success

    Guitar Pull 2014 A Success

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 12:23 AM EST2014-11-19 05:23:09 GMT
    Country music fans packed the James Brown Arena for the annual Guitar Pull 2014. The event, which benefits charity, brought together six acts: Hunter Hayes Joe Nichols Kip Moore Thompson Square Dustin Lynch Dan+Shay Fans gathered outside the James Brown Arena in cold temperatures before the show kicked off. Once inside, they could not wait to hear the strings of the guitar.
    Country music fans packed the James Brown Arena for the annual Guitar Pull 2014. The event, which benefits charity, brought together six acts: Hunter Hayes Joe Nichols Kip Moore Thompson Square Dustin Lynch Dan+Shay Fans gathered outside the James Brown Arena in cold temperatures before the show kicked off. Once inside, they could not wait to hear the strings of the guitar.
  • New Recommendations to Improve Early Child Care in SC

    New Recommendations to Improve Early Child Care in SC

    Wednesday, November 19 2014 12:04 AM EST2014-11-19 05:04:42 GMT
    Several child care advocates' groups announced Tuesday their recommendations to improve early care and education in South Carolina. They'll give their agenda to state lawmakers.
    Several child care advocates' groups announced Tuesday their recommendations to improve early care and education in South Carolina. They'll give their agenda to state lawmakers.
  • Bi-Lo Helps Local Charities

    Bi-Lo Helps Local Charities

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 8:26 PM EST2014-11-19 01:26:22 GMT
    BI-LO is making the holidays nice for several local charities.The grocer gave away 100-thousand dollars to the groups on Tuesday.The big announcement happened at the Masters Table Soup Kitchen on Fenwick Street in Augusta.20-agencies received checks including The Salvation Army, The Family Y, and The Children's Hospital of Georgia.Major Tony Perez of The Salvation Army says, ""It will go a long ways especially with the soup kitchen and it provides a lot of necessary tools and devices that we...
    BI-LO is making the holidays nice for several local charities.The grocer gave away 100-thousand dollars to the groups on Tuesday.The big announcement happened at the Masters Table Soup Kitchen on Fenwick Street in Augusta.20-agencies received checks including The Salvation Army, The Family Y, and The Children's Hospital of Georgia.Major Tony Perez of The Salvation Army says, ""It will go a long ways especially with the soup kitchen and it provides a lot of necessary tools and devices that we...
  • Elderly Woman Dies In Aiken Crash

    Elderly Woman Dies In Aiken Crash

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 4:31 PM EST2014-11-18 21:31:12 GMT
    Deadly Accident graphicDeadly Accident graphic
    Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton tells us, an elderly woman has died in a crash on Aiken's south side.
    Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton tells us, an elderly woman has died in a crash on Aiken's south side.
  • Keeping Pets Warm in Cold Weather

    Keeping Pets Warm in Cold Weather

    Keeping Pets Warm in Cold Weather

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 4:30 PM EST2014-11-18 21:30:56 GMT
    With record low temperatures coming in for this time in November, the CSRA is preparing to brace the cold. As heaters go on and people bundle up, there's one member of the family you don't want to leave out. The sun shining down on these pups is fading away quickly with the warmth. These dogs won't be frolicking around when this cold front moves in. Veterinarian Ken Dougan said all types of pets can handle the cold, b...
    With record low temperatures coming in for this time in November, the CSRA is preparing to brace the cold. As heaters go on and people bundle up, there's one member of the family you don't want to leave out. The sun shining down on these pups is fading away quickly with the warmth. These dogs won't be frolicking around when this cold front moves in. Veterinarian Ken Dougan said all types of pets can handle the cold, b...
  • UPDATE ON 6: GRU Releases Letter Concerning Dr. Azziz Not Getting UNLV Position

    UPDATE ON 6: GRU Releases Letter Concerning Dr. Azziz Not Getting UNLV Position

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 3:57 PM EST2014-11-18 20:57:44 GMT
    Ricardo Azziz photoRicardo Azziz photo
    Georgia Regents University has released a letter from the school's president, Dr. Ricardo Azziz, concerning him not being named the next president at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas.
    Georgia Regents University has released a letter from the school's president, Dr. Ricardo Azziz, concerning him not being named the next president at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas.
  • UPDATED ON 6: Reward For Missing Edgefield County Mother Increased

    UPDATED ON 6: Reward For Missing Edgefield County Mother Increased

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 1:54 PM EST2014-11-18 18:54:47 GMT
    Photo of Tamera "Tammy" Sue Kingery, who is an Edgefield County mother who was last seen on Saturday, September 20thPhoto of Tamera "Tammy" Sue Kingery, who is an Edgefield County mother who was last seen on Saturday, September 20th
    The family of a missing "endangered" Edgefield County mother is continuing to ask the public for their assistance in locating her.
    The family of a missing "endangered" Edgefield County mother is continuing to ask the public for their assistance in locating her.
  • $1.25M Winning Ticket Sold In Augusta

    $1.25M Winning Ticket Sold In Augusta

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 1:26 PM EST2014-11-18 18:26:59 GMT
    According to a press release from the Georgia Lottery Corporation: A Georgia Lottery instant ticket has rolled out a $1.25 million top prize for a lucky winner in Augusta.
    According to a press release from the Georgia Lottery Corporation: A Georgia Lottery instant ticket has rolled out a $1.25 million top prize for a lucky winner in Augusta.
  • South Carolina plant extends company leadership in large and ultra-large earthmoving tires for mining and aggregates applications

    Bridgestone Opens First US Giant Off-Road Radial Tire Manufacturing Facility

    Bridgestone Opens First US Giant Off-Road Radial Tire Manufacturing Facility

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 12:53 PM EST2014-11-18 17:53:45 GMT
    Bridgestone logo graphicBridgestone logo graphic
    Extending its leadership in the heavy-duty, earthmoving tire segment, Bridgestone Americas announced, on Tuesday, the opening of its first giant off road radial tire plant.
    Extending its leadership in the heavy-duty, earthmoving tire segment, Bridgestone Americas announced, on Tuesday, the opening of its first giant off road radial tire plant.
  • Hardy McManus Road Section Re-Opens With New Traffic Pattern

    Hardy McManus Road Section Re-Opens With New Traffic Pattern

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 11:16 AM EST2014-11-18 16:16:43 GMT
    Map graphic showing roadways affected in Columbia County by road costruction near Hardy McManus RoadMap graphic showing roadways affected in Columbia County by road costruction near Hardy McManus Road
    WJBF News Channel 6 has learned that the section of Hardy McManus Road that was closed at its intersection with Washington Road has now re-been re-opened.
    WJBF News Channel 6 has learned that the section of Hardy McManus Road that was closed at its intersection with Washington Road has now re-been re-opened.
  • Country Music Stars To Perform at JBA Tuesday For 'Guitar Pull'

    Country Music Stars To Perform at JBA Tuesday For 'Guitar Pull'

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 8:12 AM EST2014-11-18 13:12:19 GMT
    Hunter Hayes, Joe Nichols, Kip Moore, Thompson Square, Dan and Shay, and Dustin Lynch will all be performing tonight.
    Hunter Hayes, Joe Nichols, Kip Moore, Thompson Square, Dan and Shay, and Dustin Lynch will all be performing tonight.
  • Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Tuesday, November 18 2014 7:23 AM EST2014-11-18 12:23:58 GMT
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
  • Toilet Paper, Candy Among Needed Food Bank Items

    Toilet Paper, Candy Among Needed Food Bank Items

    Monday, November 17 2014 10:35 PM EST2014-11-18 03:35:21 GMT
    Golden Harvest Food Bank Logo graphicGolden Harvest Food Bank Logo graphic
    Pounds and pounds of food come through the local food bank and into the homes of people throughout the CSRA who are hungry. But there are certain items that people in need have to have that do not come in as donations. Golden Harvest Food Bank Executive Director Travis McNeal said some essentials come in at lower quantities.
    Pounds and pounds of food come through the local food bank and into the homes of people throughout the CSRA who are hungry. But there are certain items that people in need have to have that do not come in as donations. Golden Harvest Food Bank Executive Director Travis McNeal said some essentials come in at lower quantities.
  • Giving Your Best: Caffee Wright

    Giving Your Best: Caffee Wright

    Monday, November 17 2014 8:16 PM EST2014-11-18 01:16:02 GMT
    Caffee Wright is the Giving Your Best award winner for November 2014.
    Caffee Wright is the Giving Your Best award winner for November 2014.
  • UPDATED ON 6: Columbia County Releases More Information On Possible School Rezoning

    UPDATED ON 6: Columbia County Releases More Information On Possible School Rezoning

    Monday, November 17 2014 7:06 PM EST2014-11-18 00:06:51 GMT
    Parents are reacting to preliminary plans that call for Columbia County students to switch schools due to the growth in the area. The proposal calls for a rezoning of several neighborhoods to help balance enrollment. News Channel 6's Renetta DuBose spoke with some parents who said they are just learning about the changes and how they will affect their children.
    Parents are reacting to preliminary plans that call for Columbia County students to switch schools due to the growth in the area. The proposal calls for a rezoning of several neighborhoods to help balance enrollment. News Channel 6's Renetta DuBose spoke with some parents who said they are just learning about the changes and how they will affect their children.
  • No Additional Parvo Cases At Augusta Animal Shelter So Far.

    No Additional Parvo Cases At Augusta Animal Shelter So Far.

    Monday, November 17 2014 6:35 PM EST2014-11-17 23:35:16 GMT
    Photo of the sign on the side of the Augusta Animal Services ShelfterPhoto of the sign on the side of the Augusta Animal Services Shelfter
    There are no new signs of a deadly dog virus at Augusta's Animal Shelter. As we first reported last week, a dog died from the parvovirus one day after it was adopted from the shelter.
    There are no new signs of a deadly dog virus at Augusta's Animal Shelter. As we first reported last week, a dog died from the parvovirus one day after it was adopted from the shelter.
  • Governor Nathan Deal: Flags To Fly At Half-Staff To Honor Former Governor Carl Sanders

    Governor Nathan Deal: Flags To Fly At Half-Staff To Honor Former Governor Carl Sanders

    Monday, November 17 2014 6:18 PM EST2014-11-17 23:18:13 GMT
    Photo of the late Governor Carl SandersPhoto of the late Governor Carl Sanders
    Governor Nathan Deal signed an executive order Monday ordering that flags on all state buildings and grounds be lowered to half-staff to honor the memory of former Georgia Governor Carl Sanders.
    Governor Nathan Deal signed an executive order Monday ordering that flags on all state buildings and grounds be lowered to half-staff to honor the memory of former Georgia Governor Carl Sanders.
  • Life's A Dance

    Life's A Dance

    Monday, November 17 2014 6:14 PM EST2014-11-17 23:14:33 GMT
    Photo of Joey and Michelle Johnson aat their wedding (Credit: CNN)Photo of Joey and Michelle Johnson aat their wedding (Credit: CNN)
    A groom pulled off a wedding surprise of a lifetime. The wheelchair-bound veteran stood with his wife, face-to-face, for the first time.
    A groom pulled off a wedding surprise of a lifetime. The wheelchair-bound veteran stood with his wife, face-to-face, for the first time.
  • Arson Blamed For Jenkins County Church Fire

    Arson Blamed For Jenkins County Church Fire

    Monday, November 17 2014 5:52 PM EST2014-11-17 22:52:32 GMT
    Photos of Carswell-Grove Baptist Church before and after this weekend's fire, which has been ruled an arsonPhotos of Carswell-Grove Baptist Church before and after this weekend's fire, which has been ruled an arson
    Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens said Monday that a fire at a vacant church in Jenkins County early Sunday morning was arson.
    Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens said Monday that a fire at a vacant church in Jenkins County early Sunday morning was arson.
  • UPDATED ON 6: Man Claims He Killed Mother Then Set Home on Fire

    UPDATED ON 6: Man Claims He Killed Mother Then Set Home on Fire

    Monday, November 17 2014 5:16 PM EST2014-11-17 22:16:16 GMT
    Mug shot of 56-year-old Robert Caviston, who is accused of killing his 92-year-old mother and burning down her home. (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)Mug shot of 56-year-old Robert Caviston, who is accused of killing his 92-year-old mother and burning down her home. (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)
    We have learned more information on the investigation into the murder of an elderly Augusta woman and destruction of her home by fire.
    We have learned more information on the investigation into the murder of an elderly Augusta woman and destruction of her home by fire.
  • UPDATED ON 6: Cold Weather Moving Into The CSRA As Severe Weather Threat Ends

    UPDATED ON 6: Cold Weather Moving Into The CSRA As Severe Weather Threat Ends

    Monday, November 17 2014 4:50 PM EST2014-11-17 21:50:26 GMT
    Cold Winter Weather Thermometer graphicCold Winter Weather Thermometer graphic
    The threat of severe weather has ended for the CSRA, but much colder weather is now moving toward the area.
    The threat of severe weather has ended for the CSRA, but much colder weather is now moving toward the area.
  • Smooth Start as Open Enrollment Begins for Affordable Care Act 2.0

    Smooth Start as Open Enrollment Begins for Affordable Care Act 2.0

    Monday, November 17 2014 4:27 PM EST2014-11-17 21:27:35 GMT

    Smooth start as open enrollment begins for Affordable Care Act

    Smooth start as open enrollment begins for Affordable Care Act

  • Frozen Pipes? Your Homeowners Coverage May Help

    Frozen Pipes? Your Homeowners Coverage May Help

    Monday, November 17 2014 3:44 PM EST2014-11-17 20:44:41 GMT
    Cold Winter Weather Thermometer graphicCold Winter Weather Thermometer graphic
    Georgia Commissioner of Insurance Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that if their homes are damaged by the extreme cold, they may get financial relief through their homeowners policies.
    Georgia Commissioner of Insurance Ralph Hudgens wants to remind Georgians that if their homes are damaged by the extreme cold, they may get financial relief through their homeowners policies.
  • Aiken-Area Volunteers Mobilize For Operation Christmas Child

    Aiken-Area Volunteers Mobilize For Operation Christmas Child

    Monday, November 17 2014 2:04 PM EST2014-11-17 19:04:24 GMT
    Operation Christmas Child logo graphicOperation Christmas Child logo graphic
    This week, November 17th-November 24th, volunteers will deliver their shoe box gifts to one of two collection points throughout Aiken County, for Operation Christmas Child.
    This week, November 17th-November 24th, volunteers will deliver their shoe box gifts to one of two collection points throughout Aiken County, for Operation Christmas Child.
  • Some Richmond County Court Hearings To Be Shown On Video

    Some Richmond County Court Hearings To Be Shown On Video

    Monday, November 17 2014 1:29 PM EST2014-11-17 18:29:12 GMT
    Richmond County Sheriff's Office logo graphicRichmond County Sheriff's Office logo graphic
    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has announced the opening of the public viewing room for video conferences at the Charles B. Webster Detention Center (CBWDC) on Phinizy Road.
    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has announced the opening of the public viewing room for video conferences at the Charles B. Webster Detention Center (CBWDC) on Phinizy Road.
  • New City Administrator Starts Position

    New City Administrator Starts Position

    Monday, November 17 2014 7:47 AM EST2014-11-17 12:47:23 GMT
    In Augusta, today will be the first day on the job for Augusta's new city administrator.
    In Augusta, today will be the first day on the job for Augusta's new city administrator.
  • Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Monday, November 17 2014 6:58 AM EST2014-11-17 11:58:07 GMT
    Here are the six things to know before you go!
    Here are the six things to know before you go!
  • Salvation Army: Blankets For The Homeless

    Salvation Army: Blankets For The Homeless

    Monday, November 17 2014 6:41 AM EST2014-11-17 11:41:03 GMT
    Some locals are waking up wrapped inside a warm blanket this morning.The Salvation Army in downtown Augusta gave out blankets and warm clothes to those who need it most.Each year before the holiday season, the Salvation Army gives a little warmth to the homeless.
    Some locals are waking up wrapped inside a warm blanket this morning.The Salvation Army in downtown Augusta gave out blankets and warm clothes to those who need it most.Each year before the holiday season, the Salvation Army gives a little warmth to the homeless.
  • Structure Fire On Justin Street In Aiken

    Structure Fire On Justin Street In Aiken

    Monday, November 17 2014 6:37 AM EST2014-11-17 11:37:44 GMT
    Aiken County officials have responded to a structure fire at 149 Justin Street in South Carolina.
    Aiken County officials have responded to a structure fire at 149 Justin Street in South Carolina.
  • Pedestrian Killed on Highway 19 in Aiken

    Pedestrian Killed on Highway 19 in Aiken

    Sunday, November 16 2014 11:40 PM EST2014-11-17 04:40:03 GMT
    An Aiken County man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on Sunday.
    An Aiken County man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on Sunday.
  • Aiken Opens up Historic Primary Care Center for Everyone

    Aiken Opens up Historic Primary Care Center for Everyone

    Sunday, November 16 2014 4:47 PM EST2014-11-16 21:47:58 GMT
    Aiken opens up a new Primary care center. Aiken opens up a new Primary care center.

    Aiken County is opening up a new Primary facility for anyone and everyone. The William Clyburn Center for Primary Care offers up to 6 different services in one building. News Channel 6 got a first look at the new facility.

    Aiken County is opening up a new Primary facility for anyone and everyone. The William Clyburn Center for Primary Care offers up to 6 different services in one building. News Channel 6 got a first look at the new facility.

  • Exclusive: Family Identifies the Burke County Man Burned in His Van

    Exclusive: Family Identifies the Burke County Man Burned in His Van

    Saturday, November 15 2014 11:00 PM EST2014-11-16 04:00:04 GMT
    S.L. Keith died in a wreck. S.L. Keith died in a wreck.

    The wife of the Burke County man who was burned in his van while hunting, is talking exclusively to News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter about her husband's death. She says a lot of people are making assumptions, so she wants to set the record straight.

    The wife of the Burke County man who was burned in his van while hunting, is talking exclusively to News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter about her husband's death. She says a lot of people are making assumptions, so she wants to set the record straight.

  • New Trail Opens Amid Langley Dam Leak

    New Trail Opens Amid Langley Dam Leak

    New Trail Opens Amid Langley Dam Leak

    Saturday, November 15 2014 7:29 PM EST2014-11-16 00:29:20 GMT
    Engineers in Aiken County are continuing to keep an eye on the Langley Dam leak. Officials say they will continue to draw-down the water in Langley Pond until Monday. Even though Langley Pond is undergoing changes, the county still held a ceremony for the new trail right above the water.Concerns about the leak didn't change the minds of many in the community who came out to celebrate the opening of the Langley Pond Lo...
    Engineers in Aiken County are continuing to keep an eye on the Langley Dam leak. Officials say they will continue to draw-down the water in Langley Pond until Monday. Even though Langley Pond is undergoing changes, the county still held a ceremony for the new trail right above the water.Concerns about the leak didn't change the minds of many in the community who came out to celebrate the opening of the Langley Pond Lo...
  • N. Augusta Grad, Firefighter Honored on Football Field

    N. Augusta Grad, Firefighter Honored on Football Field

    Friday, November 14 2014 10:55 PM EST2014-11-15 03:55:33 GMT
    Family and friends came together to remember the life of a North Augusta High School graduate.Aiken County officers reported last week that 19-year-old Noah Creech died from multiple body trauma after a motorcycle accident last Friday. They said he was riding a Suzuki dirt bike up a steep embankment, near Westbrook Road in Jackson, SC when he struck a tree and was ejected.Loved ones and friends remembered that young life Friday night by honoring him through some of his favorite activities.
    Family and friends came together to remember the life of a North Augusta High School graduate.Aiken County officers reported last week that 19-year-old Noah Creech died from multiple body trauma after a motorcycle accident last Friday. They said he was riding a Suzuki dirt bike up a steep embankment, near Westbrook Road in Jackson, SC when he struck a tree and was ejected.Loved ones and friends remembered that young life Friday night by honoring him through some of his favorite activities.
  • Georgia Ranks Number 1 for STD's

    Georgia Ranks Number 1 for STD's

    Friday, November 14 2014 5:49 PM EST2014-11-14 22:49:28 GMT
    Georgia ranks in the top 10 for 5 STD's.Georgia ranks in the top 10 for 5 STD's.

    Latest studies from the CDC show the state of Georgia topping the charts with the highest percentage of Syphilis cases, in the nation. Georgia is in the top 10 for many other STD's as well. Richmond County Health Departments say they're trying to lower this.

    Latest studies from the CDC show the state of Georgia topping the charts with the highest percentage of Syphilis cases, in the nation. Georgia is in the top 10 for many other STD's as well. Richmond County Health Departments say they're trying to lower this.

  • Junior League Of Augusta Holiday Market Starts Friday

    Junior League Of Augusta Holiday Market Starts Friday

    Friday, November 14 2014 4:37 PM EST2014-11-14 21:37:28 GMT
    Photo from the Junior League of Augusta Holiday MarketPhoto from the Junior League of Augusta Holiday Market
    Black Friday may be two weeks away, but Augusta's holiday shopping season starts Friday.
    Black Friday may be two weeks away, but Augusta's holiday shopping season starts Friday.
  • Aiken Public Safety Department Receives Excellence In Law Enforcement Award

    Aiken Public Safety Department Receives Excellence In Law Enforcement Award

    Friday, November 14 2014 2:55 PM EST2014-11-14 19:55:39 GMT
    (From left to right) Captain David Turno, Ryan Alphin (SCLEOA president), Chief Charles Barranco, Lieutenant David Savage, Lieutenant Brian Key, Sergeant Jon Eagerton, Sergeant Aaron Dobbs.(From left to right) Captain David Turno, Ryan Alphin (SCLEOA president), Chief Charles Barranco, Lieutenant David Savage, Lieutenant Brian Key, Sergeant Jon Eagerton, Sergeant Aaron Dobbs.
    The South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers' Association has awarded the Aiken Department of Public Safety with the Santee Cooper Excellence in Law Enforcement Award.
    The South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers' Association has awarded the Aiken Department of Public Safety with the Santee Cooper Excellence in Law Enforcement Award.
  • Ferguson Braces For Grand Jury's Michael Brown Decision

    Ferguson Braces For Grand Jury's Michael Brown Decision

    Friday, November 14 2014 9:15 AM EST2014-11-14 14:15:26 GMT
    Stores have boarded up their windows and civil rights groups are holding non-violence training sessions as the jittery town of Ferguson, Missouri, prepares for the grand jury verdict in the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by a police officer.
    Stores have boarded up their windows and civil rights groups are holding non-violence training sessions as the jittery town of Ferguson, Missouri, prepares for the grand jury verdict in the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by a police officer.
  • UPDATE: Comet Craft Starts Drilling; Location Still Sought

    UPDATE: Comet Craft Starts Drilling; Location Still Sought

    Friday, November 14 2014 8:37 AM EST2014-11-14 13:37:54 GMT
    Mission controllers say a European probe is pushing ahead with efforts to drill into a comet - though they're still trying to pin down where exactly the probe is.
    Mission controllers say a European probe is pushing ahead with efforts to drill into a comet - though they're still trying to pin down where exactly the probe is.
  • Quiet Strength: PCOS Speaks

    Quiet Strength: PCOS Speaks

    Friday, November 14 2014 7:04 AM EST2014-11-14 12:04:16 GMT
    Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is a hormonal and reproductive disorder that affects 1 in 10 women of childbearing age.
    Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is a hormonal and reproductive disorder that affects 1 in 10 women of childbearing age.
  • Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Friday, November 14 2014 7:01 AM EST2014-11-14 12:01:01 GMT
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
  • Aiken Public Safety Receives Excellence in Law Enforcement Award

    Aiken Public Safety Receives Excellence in Law Enforcement Award

    Thursday, November 13 2014 10:24 PM EST2014-11-14 03:24:27 GMT
    Congratulations to the Aiken Department of Public Safety, winner of the Santee Cooper Excellence in Law Enforcement Award from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers' Association.
    Congratulations to the Aiken Department of Public Safety, winner of the Santee Cooper Excellence in Law Enforcement Award from the South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers' Association.
  • UPDATED ON 6: New Information Released On Langley Dam Leak

    UPDATED ON 6: New Information Released On Langley Dam Leak

    Thursday, November 13 2014 6:07 PM EST2014-11-13 23:07:52 GMT
    Photo of Aiken County Sheriff Michael HuntPhoto of Aiken County Sheriff Michael Hunt
    The Aiken County Sheriff's Office has released updated information concerning the leak that has developed at Langley Dam and efforts figure out how to fix the problem.
    The Aiken County Sheriff's Office has released updated information concerning the leak that has developed at Langley Dam and efforts figure out how to fix the problem.
  • UPDATED ON 6: More information Released On Walton Way Crash; Driver Charged With DUI

    UPDATED ON 6: More information Released On Walton Way Crash; Driver Charged With DUI

    Thursday, November 13 2014 5:54 PM EST2014-11-13 22:54:39 GMT
    More information has been released regarding a Wednesday morning crash on Walton Way at Winchester Court, in front of Langford Middle School.
    More information has been released regarding a Wednesday morning crash on Walton Way at Winchester Court, in front of Langford Middle School.
  • Another Prepaid Debit Card Scam Hits The CSRA

    Another Prepaid Debit Card Scam Hits The CSRA

    Thursday, November 13 2014 5:50 PM EST2014-11-13 22:50:47 GMT
    An Aiken County woman says she is unable to pay for her medicine because a scam artist conned her out of the money in her bank account.
    An Aiken County woman says she is unable to pay for her medicine because a scam artist conned her out of the money in her bank account.
  • Richmond County Teen Pregnancy Rates Called "Devastating"

    Richmond County Teen Pregnancy Rates Called "Devastating"

    Thursday, November 13 2014 5:34 PM EST2014-11-13 22:34:02 GMT
    Richmond County Heath Department educates teens on sex. Richmond County Heath Department educates teens on sex.
    While Richmond County Commissioners are debating whether or not to cut the Health Department's budget, the Health Department is coming up with ways to lower teen pregnancy. The latest study from the CDC shows Georgia ranks 10th in the nation for the most teen pregnancies.
    While Richmond County Commissioners are debating whether or not to cut the Health Department's budget, the Health Department is coming up with ways to lower teen pregnancy. The latest study from the CDC shows Georgia ranks 10th in the nation for the most teen pregnancies.
  • UPDATED ON 6: Autopsy Results Released In Richmond County Double Homicide

    UPDATED ON 6: Autopsy Results Released In Richmond County Double Homicide

    Thursday, November 13 2014 5:25 PM EST2014-11-13 22:25:47 GMT
    According to Chief Richmond County Coroner Kenneth Boose, the autopsy results for the two males who died as a result of being shot Monday night.
    According to Chief Richmond County Coroner Kenneth Boose, the autopsy results for the two males who died as a result of being shot Monday night.
  • Blood Drive: Columbia County EMA Teams Up With Shepeard Blood

    Blood Drive: Columbia County EMA Teams Up With Shepeard Blood

    Thursday, November 13 2014 9:11 AM EST2014-11-13 14:11:42 GMT
    The Columbia County EMA and Shepeard Community Blood are hosting a Blood drive today Thursday, November 13th.
    The Columbia County EMA and Shepeard Community Blood are hosting a Blood drive today Thursday, November 13th.
  • Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Thursday, November 13 2014 7:14 AM EST2014-11-13 12:14:57 GMT
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
  • Aiken County New Emergency Notification System

    Aiken County New Emergency Notification System

    Thursday, November 13 2014 6:37 AM EST2014-11-13 11:37:56 GMT
    With the recent concern for Aiken County residences living near the Langley Pond Dam Aiken County officials are spreading the word about CodeRED.
    With the recent concern for Aiken County residences living near the Langley Pond Dam Aiken County officials are spreading the word about CodeRED.
  • Dog From Augusta Animal Shelter Dies One Day After Being Adopted

    Dog From Augusta Animal Shelter Dies One Day After Being Adopted

    Thursday, November 13 2014 6:13 AM EST2014-11-13 11:13:23 GMT
    Photo of the sign at the Augusta Animal Services ShelterPhoto of the sign at the Augusta Animal Services Shelter
    An Augusta man got a dog from Augusta's animal shelter this week that was infected with the parvovirus and died one day after it was adopted. WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.
    An Augusta man got a dog from Augusta's animal shelter this week that was infected with the parvovirus and died one day after it was adopted. WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.
  • Salvation Army Kicks Off Red Kettle Campaign

    Salvation Army Kicks Off Red Kettle Campaign

    Thursday, November 13 2014 1:19 AM EST2014-11-13 06:19:17 GMT
    Did you hear the familiar ringing of the bells outside several stores today?The Salvation Army of Augusta's annual Red Kettle Campaign got underway at the National Hills Kroger.
    Did you hear the familiar ringing of the bells outside several stores today?The Salvation Army of Augusta's annual Red Kettle Campaign got underway at the National Hills Kroger.
  • Langley Pond Community on Alert Due to Dam Leak

    Langley Pond Community on Alert Due to Dam Leak

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 11:10 PM EST2014-11-13 04:10:47 GMT
    Residents in one Aiken County community are on high alert. The sheriff wants residents in the Langley Pond area of the Midland Valley community to prepare to evacuate if a leak gets worse.The pond lies along the Aiken-Augusta highway between Warrenville and Burnettown. It is precautionary at this point, but residents in the 100 year floodplain of Langley Dam could be impacted the most.
    Residents in one Aiken County community are on high alert. The sheriff wants residents in the Langley Pond area of the Midland Valley community to prepare to evacuate if a leak gets worse.The pond lies along the Aiken-Augusta highway between Warrenville and Burnettown. It is precautionary at this point, but residents in the 100 year floodplain of Langley Dam could be impacted the most.
  • One Man Shot in Southgate; Suspect On The Loose

    One Man Shot in Southgate; Suspect On The Loose

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 8:40 PM EST2014-11-13 01:40:25 GMT
    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect involved in a shooting.Authorities say one man was shot in his thigh, and according to the victim, the shooter had a ski mask on when the shooting happened.Officials say the victim was sent to Georgia Regents Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect involved in a shooting.Authorities say one man was shot in his thigh, and according to the victim, the shooter had a ski mask on when the shooting happened.Officials say the victim was sent to Georgia Regents Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
  • GRU Trauma Nurse Back To Work After Motorcycle Accident

    GRU Trauma Nurse Back To Work After Motorcycle Accident

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 6:52 PM EST2014-11-12 23:52:40 GMT
    A local trauma nurse is thankful to be alive after he was involved in a motorcycle accident one year ago. He recovered in the hospital he works at. News Channel 6's Mike Miller has the story.
    A local trauma nurse is thankful to be alive after he was involved in a motorcycle accident one year ago. He recovered in the hospital he works at. News Channel 6's Mike Miller has the story.
  • BREAKING ON 6: Langley Dam Leak Reported; Area Residents Urged To Stay Away From Dam

    BREAKING ON 6: Langley Dam Leak Reported; Area Residents Urged To Stay Away From Dam

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 6:50 PM EST2014-11-12 23:50:30 GMT
    Photo of Langley PondPhoto of Langley Pond
    The Aiken County Sheriff's Office has issued an urgent message concerning a leak that has developed at Langley Dam.
    The Aiken County Sheriff's Office has issued an urgent message concerning a leak that has developed at Langley Dam.
  • More Goats Are Preparing For Drainage Pond Work

    More Goats Are Preparing For Drainage Pond Work

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 6:04 PM EST2014-11-12 23:04:58 GMT
    Augusta Seal graphicAugusta Seal graphic
    Since August, goats have been taking a bite out of the problems of maintaining storm drainage ponds in Augusta. Now, here comes the reinforcements. Eight more goats are getting ready to join the job.
    Since August, goats have been taking a bite out of the problems of maintaining storm drainage ponds in Augusta. Now, here comes the reinforcements. Eight more goats are getting ready to join the job.
  • Attorney General Plans to Fight Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

    Attorney General Plans to Fight Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 5:41 PM EST2014-11-12 22:41:19 GMT
    Photo of a marriage licensePhoto of a marriage license
    A federal judge has struck down South Carolina's ban on same sex marriage, but the fight against it isn't over.
    A federal judge has struck down South Carolina's ban on same sex marriage, but the fight against it isn't over.
  • National Nurses United Wants Better Protection From Ebola

    National Nurses United Wants Better Protection From Ebola

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 5:23 PM EST2014-11-12 22:23:07 GMT
    VA nurses rally in downtown Augusta. VA nurses rally in downtown Augusta.
    Nurses gathered all over the country on Wednesday, with a message for the Federal Government. Nurses want better protective gear to treat Ebola.
    Nurses gathered all over the country on Wednesday, with a message for the Federal Government. Nurses want better protective gear to treat Ebola.
  • Black Friday Deals Now Being Released

    Black Friday Deals Now Being Released

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 4:22 PM EST2014-11-12 21:22:15 GMT
    Black Friday Ads graphicBlack Friday Ads graphic
    Click to take a look at Black Friday ads being released from some of the major retailers.
    Click to take a look at Black Friday ads being released from some of the major retailers.
  • Columbia Co. BOE Hears Rezoning Plan

    Columbia Co. BOE Hears Rezoning Plan

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 1:54 PM EST2014-11-12 18:54:48 GMT
    A growing population in Columbia County could very well mean a new school for many students. Right now this is all preliminary, but Superintendent Sandra Carraway said this is the broadest based rezoning in the county. Two of the areas that could be affected the most by the plan are Greenbriar and Grovetown. “People move into a specific neighborhood thinking my child is going to go to School X.
    A growing population in Columbia County could very well mean a new school for many students. Right now this is all preliminary, but Superintendent Sandra Carraway said this is the broadest based rezoning in the county. Two of the areas that could be affected the most by the plan are Greenbriar and Grovetown. “People move into a specific neighborhood thinking my child is going to go to School X.
  • MAU Job Fair Held At Double Tree Hotel

    MAU Job Fair Held At Double Tree Hotel

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 12:28 PM EST2014-11-12 17:28:09 GMT
    Job Fair graphicJob Fair graphic
    If you're looking for a job get your resume together. MAU Workforce Solutions is hiring today.
    If you're looking for a job get your resume together. MAU Workforce Solutions is hiring today.
  • Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 7:08 AM EST2014-11-12 12:08:16 GMT
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
  • National Day Of Action: Nurses Call For Improved Safety Precautions

    National Day Of Action: Nurses Call For Improved Safety Precautions

    Wednesday, November 12 2014 6:12 AM EST2014-11-12 11:12:44 GMT
    Nurses across the country today are calling for better safety standards when it comes to Ebola.
    Nurses across the country today are calling for better safety standards when it comes to Ebola.
  • Isakson To Run Again

    Isakson To Run Again

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 9:02 PM EST2014-11-12 02:02:18 GMT
    Georgia Sen. Johnny Isakson says he'll be announcing plans to run for a third term with a special event at the state Capitol next week. Isakson, a Republican who will turn 70 next month, has said all along he plans to run for re-election, telling reporters his 2016 bumper stickers were already printed. Word of the campaign kick-off came in an email to supporters Monday evening. Isakson remains a popular figure among Republicans and easily won re-election in 2010 over Democrat Michael Thurmond...
    Georgia Sen. Johnny Isakson says he'll be announcing plans to run for a third term with a special event at the state Capitol next week. Isakson, a Republican who will turn 70 next month, has said all along he plans to run for re-election, telling reporters his 2016 bumper stickers were already printed. Word of the campaign kick-off came in an email to supporters Monday evening. Isakson remains a popular figure among Republicans and easily won re-election in 2010 over Democrat Michael Thurmond...
  • Golden Apple: Allison Lunsford

    Golden Apple: Allison Lunsford

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 8:57 PM EST2014-11-12 01:57:07 GMT
    Allison Lunsford teaches Social Studies, Reading Enrichment and Language Arts."The students are reading online magazines, Scholastic Magazine, and they're answering questions based on the text they read today," she says.Mrs. Lunsford is a home grown teacher, giving back to the place she loves."I was a student here in middle school," she says. "Then I went to college locally at USC-Aiken. I student-taught here, and now I have come back. My entire teaching career has been here at Leavelle. It i...
    Allison Lunsford teaches Social Studies, Reading Enrichment and Language Arts."The students are reading online magazines, Scholastic Magazine, and they're answering questions based on the text they read today," she says.Mrs. Lunsford is a home grown teacher, giving back to the place she loves."I was a student here in middle school," she says. "Then I went to college locally at USC-Aiken. I student-taught here, and now I have come back. My entire teaching career has been here at Leavelle. It i...
  • Kimberely interviews David in Atlanta

    David Muir talks to WJBF News Channel 6's Kimberely Scott

    David Muir talks to WJBF News Channel 6's Kimberely Scott

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 7:57 PM EST2014-11-12 00:57:33 GMT
    David Muir hit the national scene doing ABC's overnight news program 'World News Now' and now he's the face of ABC World News Tonight. it's a place in american history he doesn't take lightly, "his has been an incredibly humbling new adventure." Born in Syracuse, New York, Muir graduated Magna Cum Laude from Ithaca College in New York. (we show video of David in college on the news desk while he was studying broadcasting.) While honing his skills there, he says his interest in the news busine...
    David Muir hit the national scene doing ABC's overnight news program 'World News Now' and now he's the face of ABC World News Tonight. it's a place in american history he doesn't take lightly, "his has been an incredibly humbling new adventure." Born in Syracuse, New York, Muir graduated Magna Cum Laude from Ithaca College in New York. (we show video of David in college on the news desk while he was studying broadcasting.) While honing his skills there, he says his interest in the news busine...
  • Sad Loss for Barnwell County Corner's Office

    Sad Loss for Barnwell County Corner's Office

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 7:21 PM EST2014-11-12 00:21:05 GMT
    Charles Dooley, long time Deputy Coroner in Barnwell County, died late Monday evening, November 10th, at MUSC from non-alcoholic psoriasis of the liver.
    Charles Dooley, long time Deputy Coroner in Barnwell County, died late Monday evening, November 10th, at MUSC from non-alcoholic psoriasis of the liver.
  • The CSRA Observes Veterans Day

    The CSRA Observes Veterans Day

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 6:57 PM EST2014-11-11 23:57:56 GMT
    Veterans Day graphicVeterans Day graphic
    Tuesday was a day to say "thank you" to America's military men and women who have served to ensure for our freedom. Take a look at how the CSRA honored those veterans.
    Tuesday was a day to say "thank you" to America's military men and women who have served to ensure for our freedom. Take a look at how the CSRA honored those veterans.
  • CSRA Veterans Day 2014 Deals And Freebies

    CSRA Veterans Day 2014 Deals And Freebies

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 6:55 PM EST2014-11-11 23:55:36 GMT
    Veterans Day graphicVeterans Day graphic
    Are you looking for a way to honor our veterans on Veterans Day? Well, don't fret. We have compiled a list below of deals and freebies so our vets can feel our thanks.
    Are you looking for a way to honor our veterans on Veterans Day? Well, don't fret. We have compiled a list below of deals and freebies so our vets can feel our thanks.
  • Veterans Day Observance Shuts Down City Services

    Veterans Day Observance Shuts Down City Services

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 6:02 PM EST2014-11-11 23:02:00 GMT
    Augusta Seal graphicAugusta Seal graphic
    Augusta didn't recognize Veterans Day as an official city holiday until last year, but does the official city holiday mean citizens, including veterans, miss out on city services? WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.
    Augusta didn't recognize Veterans Day as an official city holiday until last year, but does the official city holiday mean citizens, including veterans, miss out on city services? WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.
  • Tree Replanting On Highland Avenue Not For Everyone

    Tree Replanting On Highland Avenue Not For Everyone

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 5:52 PM EST2014-11-11 22:52:06 GMT
    Augusta cut down trees on Highland Avenue this summer because they were in bad shape and to improve sight lines for a new cross walk, but the promised replacement trees are now in the ground, Some, though, would rather see them leave.
    Augusta cut down trees on Highland Avenue this summer because they were in bad shape and to improve sight lines for a new cross walk, but the promised replacement trees are now in the ground, Some, though, would rather see them leave.
  • Will Augusta Commissioners Do Away With Courthouse Annex?

    Will Augusta Commissioners Do Away With Courthouse Annex?

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 5:37 PM EST2014-11-11 22:37:22 GMT
    Augusta Commissioners are considering a new name for the Augusta Municipal Building, but some city leaders are saying the "courthouse annex" designation needs to be dropped from the building, as well.
    Augusta Commissioners are considering a new name for the Augusta Municipal Building, but some city leaders are saying the "courthouse annex" designation needs to be dropped from the building, as well.
  • Iraq War Vet Gets Free Storm Cleaning on Veteran's Day

    Iraq War Vet Gets Free Storm Cleaning on Veteran's Day

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 5:28 PM EST2014-11-11 22:28:43 GMT
    Many companies are offering Veterans free services on Veterans Day, but one is going the extra mile, by cleaning up a former Marine's yard.
    Many companies are offering Veterans free services on Veterans Day, but one is going the extra mile, by cleaning up a former Marine's yard.
  • Adopt-A-Pet: November 5, 2014

    Adopt-A-Pet: November 5, 2014

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 4:36 PM EST2014-11-11 21:36:06 GMT
    The Aiken County Animal Services stopped by Television Park on Wednesday, November 5th for our Adopt-A-Pet segment.
    The Aiken County Animal Services stopped by Television Park on Wednesday, November 5th for our Adopt-A-Pet segment.
  • Temperatures To Plummet Into 20s In Parts Of Georgia

    Temperatures To Plummet Into 20s In Parts Of Georgia

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 12:20 PM EST2014-11-11 17:20:38 GMT
    A blast of wintry weather is expected to dive south into Georgia, dropping temperatures into the 20s in parts of north Georgia.
    A blast of wintry weather is expected to dive south into Georgia, dropping temperatures into the 20s in parts of north Georgia.
  • 5 Ways To Honor Veterans Beyond Veterans Day

    5 Ways To Honor Veterans Beyond Veterans Day

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 12:10 PM EST2014-11-11 17:10:31 GMT
    Photo of Mike Ludwikowski, the WJBF Newsroom's resident veteran. The photo was taken in 1977 at Biggs Army Airfield, in El Paso, Texas.Photo of Mike Ludwikowski, the WJBF Newsroom's resident veteran. The photo was taken in 1977 at Biggs Army Airfield, in El Paso, Texas.
    Tuesday is Veterans Day, and there will be speeches and parades. "Thank you for your service," the phrase that's come to define how America expresses gratitude for its men and women in uniform, will be said, a lot. But what does a holiday -- a single day -- really mean to the 19.6 million veterans it's meant to honor?
    Tuesday is Veterans Day, and there will be speeches and parades. "Thank you for your service," the phrase that's come to define how America expresses gratitude for its men and women in uniform, will be said, a lot. But what does a holiday -- a single day -- really mean to the 19.6 million veterans it's meant to honor?
  • WJBF News Channel 6 Extra: "Finding Daddy"

    WJBF News Channel 6 Extra: "Finding Daddy"

    WJBF News Channel 6 Extra: "Finding Daddy"

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 8:02 AM EST2014-11-11 13:02:33 GMT
    It's a letter he's kept with him for 45 years. “Dear Edwin: I thought I should drop you a few lines to boost your morale.” A letter, written by a father to a son, filled with words of wisdom. “When things get tough, just dig in deeper. “You know you don't want to be a quitter.” “I refer to it even to this day sometimes,” said Ed Presnell. “As life goes along, you need somebody to have advice from.”That somebody was William G. Presnell. When he died in 1969, his son was just 19 years old. “Hi...
    It's a letter he's kept with him for 45 years. “Dear Edwin: I thought I should drop you a few lines to boost your morale.” A letter, written by a father to a son, filled with words of wisdom. “When things get tough, just dig in deeper. “You know you don't want to be a quitter.” “I refer to it even to this day sometimes,” said Ed Presnell. “As life goes along, you need somebody to have advice from.”That somebody was William G. Presnell. When he died in 1969, his son was just 19 years old. “Hi...
  • Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 6:59 AM EST2014-11-11 11:59:43 GMT
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go.
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go.
  • 2014 Veterans Day Ceremonies And Closings

    2014 Veterans Day Ceremonies And Closings

    Tuesday, November 11 2014 6:30 AM EST2014-11-11 11:30:48 GMT
    Coverage you can count on continues now with honoring our nation's veterans.From sea to shining sea, communities across the country will pause today to remember America's brave fighting men and women.We kick off our Veteran's Day 2014 coverage in Augusta with a look at some of the events on tap for today.We begin at the Georgia War Veterans Nursing home.This annual event will be held in the courtyard of that facility at 9 a.m.Colonel Brannen Cohee will be today's guest speaker.Cohee is the Co...
    Coverage you can count on continues now with honoring our nation's veterans.From sea to shining sea, communities across the country will pause today to remember America's brave fighting men and women.We kick off our Veteran's Day 2014 coverage in Augusta with a look at some of the events on tap for today.We begin at the Georgia War Veterans Nursing home.This annual event will be held in the courtyard of that facility at 9 a.m.Colonel Brannen Cohee will be today's guest speaker.Cohee is the Co...
  • Augusta Commission Backs Putting Cameras On Cops

    Augusta Commission Backs Putting Cameras On Cops

    Monday, November 10 2014 7:08 PM EST2014-11-11 00:08:30 GMT
    Richmond County Sheriff's Office (RCSO) New LogoRichmond County Sheriff's Office (RCSO) New Logo
    Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree has money from the sale of forfeited weapons and he wants to use it to put body cameras on hundreds of deputies on the streets.
    Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree has money from the sale of forfeited weapons and he wants to use it to put body cameras on hundreds of deputies on the streets.

  • Jury Duty Scam Comes Back in Full Force

    Jury Duty Scam Comes Back in Full Force

    Jury Duty Scam Comes Back in Full Force

    Monday, November 10 2014 6:27 PM EST2014-11-10 23:27:54 GMT
    An old scam is now hitting dozens of people in Columbia County. The Green Dot scam is a nationwide problem and these scammers are targeting certain people in our community. The Columbia County Sheriff's Office reports half of the incidents they've been called about are from teachers and staff within the school system. A former police officer also was a victim. Now, the scammers are one step ahead of the law with new t...
    An old scam is now hitting dozens of people in Columbia County. The Green Dot scam is a nationwide problem and these scammers are targeting certain people in our community. The Columbia County Sheriff's Office reports half of the incidents they've been called about are from teachers and staff within the school system. A former police officer also was a victim. Now, the scammers are one step ahead of the law with new t...
  • What's In A Name At Augusta's "Marble Palace"

    What's In A Name At Augusta's "Marble Palace"

    Monday, November 10 2014 6:20 PM EST2014-11-10 23:20:39 GMT
    Augusta Seal graphicAugusta Seal graphic
    Project managers tell Augusta Commissioners it's about time to put the building name above the door at the new entrance of the renovated Augusta Municipal Building, but city leaders don't know what they want to name the building.
    Project managers tell Augusta Commissioners it's about time to put the building name above the door at the new entrance of the renovated Augusta Municipal Building, but city leaders don't know what they want to name the building.
  • Augusta Commission Will Not Alter Ethics Policy

    Augusta Commission Will Not Alter Ethics Policy

    Monday, November 10 2014 6:13 PM EST2014-11-10 23:13:47 GMT
    Augusta Seal graphicAugusta Seal graphic
    Augusta city policy says Augusta Commissioners can't do business with the government, period! And, despite one Commissioner's desire to change that, the code isn't going to be changed.
    Augusta city policy says Augusta Commissioners can't do business with the government, period! And, despite one Commissioner's desire to change that, the code isn't going to be changed.
  • Burned Body ID Could Take Months, Say Investigators

    Burned Body ID Could Take Months, Say Investigators

    Monday, November 10 2014 5:26 PM EST2014-11-10 22:26:37 GMT
    Burke County investigators say it could take months to find out whose body burned in an accident over the weekend.
    Burke County investigators say it could take months to find out whose body burned in an accident over the weekend.
  • Aiken Technical College To Host Health Care Career Fair On Tuesday

    Aiken Technical College To Host Health Care Career Fair On Tuesday

    Monday, November 10 2014 4:45 PM EST2014-11-10 21:45:24 GMT
    Aiken Technical College ATC Logo graphicAiken Technical College ATC Logo graphic
    Students and members of the community are invited to attend a health care career fair on Tuesday, November 11th at Aiken Technical College.
    Students and members of the community are invited to attend a health care career fair on Tuesday, November 11th at Aiken Technical College.
  • Georgia Department Of Labor To Host Job Recruitment For Unisys

    Georgia Department Of Labor To Host Job Recruitment For Unisys

    Monday, November 10 2014 4:10 PM EST2014-11-10 21:10:53 GMT
    Unisys logo graphicUnisys logo graphic
    The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will host a customized recruitment for Unisys Augusta on Monday, November 17th.
    The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will host a customized recruitment for Unisys Augusta on Monday, November 17th.
  • Serving The Needs Of Women Veterans

    Serving The Needs Of Women Veterans

    Monday, November 10 2014 2:41 PM EST2014-11-10 19:41:53 GMT
    From meager beginnings the Women's Veterans Club of the CSRA has grown, and continues to grown, striving to serve the needs of women veterans. Their mission is to provide opportunities for women veterans to participate in charitable and creative activities as a group while supporting local services and projects.
    From meager beginnings the Women's Veterans Club of the CSRA has grown, and continues to grown, striving to serve the needs of women veterans. Their mission is to provide opportunities for women veterans to participate in charitable and creative activities as a group while supporting local services and projects.
  • West Augusta Alliance Holds Press Conference In Opposition To Storm Water Fee

    West Augusta Alliance Holds Press Conference In Opposition To Storm Water Fee

    Monday, November 10 2014 1:50 PM EST2014-11-10 18:50:57 GMT
    A citizens group is weighing in on the proposed storm water utility fee.The Board of the West Augusta Alliance is coming out in opposition to the fee, which commissioners are considering.At a press conference a few hours ago, President Sonny Pittman, said the fee that would cost most home owners $6 a month, is really a back door tax increase.He points out more than a million dollars from the fee is going to help balance next year's budget.“The Augusta commission has already increased property...
    A citizens group is weighing in on the proposed storm water utility fee.The Board of the West Augusta Alliance is coming out in opposition to the fee, which commissioners are considering.At a press conference a few hours ago, President Sonny Pittman, said the fee that would cost most home owners $6 a month, is really a back door tax increase.He points out more than a million dollars from the fee is going to help balance next year's budget.“The Augusta commission has already increased property...
  • Changing The Lives Of Paralyzed Veterans

    Changing The Lives Of Paralyzed Veterans

    Monday, November 10 2014 1:47 PM EST2014-11-10 18:47:52 GMT
    For over sixty-five years the Paralyzed Veterans of America has been striving to change lives and help America's heroes make better futures after being seriously injured. The organization was founded by a group of service members who returned from World War II with spinal cord injuries.
    For over sixty-five years the Paralyzed Veterans of America has been striving to change lives and help America's heroes make better futures after being seriously injured. The organization was founded by a group of service members who returned from World War II with spinal cord injuries.
  • Congressman John Barrow Selling His Augusta Home

    Congressman John Barrow Selling His Augusta Home

    Monday, November 10 2014 11:55 AM EST2014-11-10 16:55:22 GMT
    Photo of Congressman John Barrow (GA-12)Photo of Congressman John Barrow (GA-12)
    Days after losing his seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Representative John Barrow has decided to sell his Augusta home.
    Days after losing his seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Representative John Barrow has decided to sell his Augusta home.
  • Hundreds Of Kids Harmed By Detergent 'Pods,' Study Finds

    Hundreds Of Kids Harmed By Detergent 'Pods,' Study Finds

    Monday, November 10 2014 11:37 AM EST2014-11-10 16:37:25 GMT
    Accidental poisonings from squishy laundry detergent packets sometimes mistaken for toys or candy landed more than 700 U.S. children in the hospital in just two years, researchers report.
    Accidental poisonings from squishy laundry detergent packets sometimes mistaken for toys or candy landed more than 700 U.S. children in the hospital in just two years, researchers report.
  • Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Six Things To Know Before You Go

    Monday, November 10 2014 7:17 AM EST2014-11-10 12:17:10 GMT
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
    Here are the six things you need to know before you go!
  • Sheriff Roundtree Seeking Body Cameras As Part Of Richmond County Deputies Gear

    Sheriff Roundtree Seeking Body Cameras As Part Of Richmond County Deputies Gear

    Monday, November 10 2014 6:56 AM EST2014-11-10 11:56:06 GMT
    Also on the agenda, body cameras for Richmond County deputies.
    Also on the agenda, body cameras for Richmond County deputies.
  • Augusta City Leaders Discuss Name Change for Municipal Building

    Augusta City Leaders Discuss Name Change for Municipal Building

    Monday, November 10 2014 6:12 AM EST2014-11-10 11:12:44 GMT
    The Augusta- Richmond County Municipal BuildingThe Augusta- Richmond County Municipal Building
    Augusta commissioners will talk about a new name for a building some call "The Marble Palace".
    Augusta commissioners will talk about a new name for a building some call "The Marble Palace".
  • Early Morning Structure Fire On Memory Lane

    Early Morning Structure Fire On Memory Lane

    Monday, November 10 2014 5:23 AM EST2014-11-10 10:23:45 GMT
    Several fire trucks are on scene here fighting these flames in North Augusta early Monday morning.
    Several fire trucks are on scene here fighting these flames in North Augusta early Monday morning.
  • Updated on 6: Van Crash Leads to Fire, Death

    Updated on 6: Van Crash Leads to Fire, Death

    Sunday, November 9 2014 4:04 PM EST2014-11-09 21:04:55 GMT
    A suspicious incident that ended in death is under investigation in Burke County.
    A suspicious incident that ended in death is under investigation in Burke County.
  • Governor Haley to travel to India to lure jobs to South Carolina

    Governor Haley to travel to India to lure jobs to South Carolina

    Sunday, November 9 2014 10:34 AM EST2014-11-09 15:34:28 GMT
    Governor Nikki Haley is heading to India on Tuesday to persuade companies to bring work to South Carolina.
    Governor Nikki Haley is heading to India on Tuesday to persuade companies to bring work to South Carolina.
  • GMA Sunday Headlines: November 9, 2014

    GMA Sunday Headlines: November 9, 2014

    Sunday, November 9 2014 9:14 AM EST2014-11-09 14:14:54 GMT
    WJBF News Channel 6's News team has the News updates that affect the Georgia and South Carolina counties of the CSRA.
    WJBF News Channel 6's News team has the News updates that affect the Georgia and South Carolina counties of the CSRA.

  • Twins Both in Desperate Need of a Kidney Transplant

    Twins Both in Desperate Need of a Kidney Transplant

    Saturday, November 8 2014 10:36 PM EST2014-11-09 03:36:15 GMT
    Twins Natalie and Atalie. Twins Natalie and Atalie.

    41 year old twins in Millen, Ga, are both in need of a kidney transplant. After years struggling with diabetes, they never thought it would come to this. They told their heartbreaking story to News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter.

    41 year old twins in Millen, Ga, are both in need of a kidney transplant. After years struggling with diabetes, they never thought it would come to this. They told their heartbreaking story to News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter.

  • Volunteers Prepare Luminary Kits to Help Cancer Patients

    Volunteers Prepare Luminary Kits to Help Cancer Patients

    Volunteers Prepare Luminary Kits to Help Cancer Patients

    Saturday, November 8 2014 7:41 PM EST2014-11-09 00:41:55 GMT
    An organization in the CSRA is helping people battle cancer. Volunteers got together to help prepare luminaries to sell, all to raise money for The Lydia Project. The group put together about 1,500 luminary kits to sell to the community. These luminaries not only raise money for the project, but also represent a symbol of hope for those fighting cancer in the CSRA."To know that you're not alone," said Betty Mims.Betty...
    An organization in the CSRA is helping people battle cancer. Volunteers got together to help prepare luminaries to sell, all to raise money for The Lydia Project. The group put together about 1,500 luminary kits to sell to the community. These luminaries not only raise money for the project, but also represent a symbol of hope for those fighting cancer in the CSRA."To know that you're not alone," said Betty Mims.Betty...
  • Is The GRU Mills Campus Still Going to Happen?

    Is The GRU Mills Campus Still Going to Happen?

    Saturday, November 8 2014 2:13 PM EST2014-11-08 19:13:56 GMT
    GRU Mills Campus renderingGRU Mills Campus rendering
    Now that Georgia Regents University is moving forward with plans for student housing near the Health Sciences Campus, what does that mean for the Mills Campus Project?
    Now that Georgia Regents University is moving forward with plans for student housing near the Health Sciences Campus, what does that mean for the Mills Campus Project?
  • Coaches Vanover, Spry Inducted in 2014 Augusta City Classic Hall of Fame

    Coaches Vanover, Spry Inducted in 2014 Augusta City Classic Hall of Fame

    Friday, November 7 2014 10:39 PM EST2014-11-08 03:39:50 GMT
    The Augusta City Classic Hall of Fame Banquet paid tribute to former Augusta State University Basketball Coach Marvin Vanover and retired Paine College Basketball Coach Ronnie Spry. The two men experienced hundreds of wins and a few losses, but undeniably several teams of men who played great games and received a few life lessons in the process. The Hall of Fame Banquet put two hardworking CSRA Coaches in the spotlight to pay respects for a job well done.
    The Augusta City Classic Hall of Fame Banquet paid tribute to former Augusta State University Basketball Coach Marvin Vanover and retired Paine College Basketball Coach Ronnie Spry. The two men experienced hundreds of wins and a few losses, but undeniably several teams of men who played great games and received a few life lessons in the process. The Hall of Fame Banquet put two hardworking CSRA Coaches in the spotlight to pay respects for a job well done.
  • 19-year-old North Augusta Man Killed in Dirt Bike Crash

    19-year-old North Augusta Man Killed in Dirt Bike Crash

    Friday, November 7 2014 10:26 PM EST2014-11-08 03:26:56 GMT
    19 year old Noah Creech, of North Augusta, was pronounced dead at the scene of a dirt bike crash Friday afternoon just before 5 o'clock.
    19 year old Noah Creech, of North Augusta, was pronounced dead at the scene of a dirt bike crash Friday afternoon just before 5 o'clock.
  • PHOTOS: Officials Glad McCormick County Train Derailment Was Not As Bad As Graniteville

    PHOTOS: Officials Glad McCormick County Train Derailment Was Not As Bad As Graniteville

    Friday, November 7 2014 6:11 PM EST2014-11-07 23:11:56 GMT
    Photo from the scene of a train derailment in McCormick County (Credit: Dominic Lee/WJBF)Photo from the scene of a train derailment in McCormick County (Credit: Dominic Lee/WJBF)
    WJBF News Channel 6's Margaret-Ann Carter reports the latest information concerning a Friday morning train derailment in McCormick County.
    WJBF News Channel 6's Margaret-Ann Carter reports the latest information concerning a Friday morning train derailment in McCormick County.
  • UPDATED ON 6: Shotgun Missing From Sheriff's Office Allegedly Used To Shoot Into Walmart, Dollar General Stores

    UPDATED ON 6: Shotgun Missing From Sheriff's Office Allegedly Used To Shoot Into Walmart, Dollar General Stores

    Friday, November 7 2014 4:29 PM EST2014-11-07 21:29:18 GMT
    Mug shot of Jessie Jackson, a former Richmond County Sheriff's Office deputy who has been charged with reportedly firing a shotgun into an Augusta Walmart store (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)Mug shot of Jessie Jackson, a former Richmond County Sheriff's Office deputy who has been charged with reportedly firing a shotgun into an Augusta Walmart store (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)
    A Richmond County Sheriff's Office spokesperson tells us a former deputy has been arrested and charged after allegedly discharging a firearm into a Walmart store.
    A Richmond County Sheriff's Office spokesperson tells us a former deputy has been arrested and charged after allegedly discharging a firearm into a Walmart store.
  • Veteran's Red, White & Blue Celebration To Be Held Saturday

    Veteran's Red, White & Blue Celebration To Be Held Saturday

    Friday, November 7 2014 4:00 PM EST2014-11-07 21:00:21 GMT
    If you are looking for a way to celebrate Veteran's Day this weekend Columbia County just may have the event for you. More details....
    If you are looking for a way to celebrate Veteran's Day this weekend Columbia County just may have the event for you. More details....
  • Introduce Us To Your Soldier

    Introduce Us To Your Soldier

    Friday, November 7 2014 1:38 PM EST2014-11-07 18:38:20 GMT
    It was Cynthia Ozick that said, “We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.” As Veterans Day approaches, we want to make sure we take the time to thank the veterans and active soldiers that sacrifice so much to keep our country safe.
    It was Cynthia Ozick that said, “We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.” As Veterans Day approaches, we want to make sure we take the time to thank the veterans and active soldiers that sacrifice so much to keep our country safe.
  • Your Hometown Stories: The Brickyard

    Your Hometown Stories: The Brickyard

    Friday, November 7 2014 1:12 PM EST2014-11-07 18:12:38 GMT
    The Brickyard, The home stadium of the Thomson Bulldogs was created by mother nature.
    The Brickyard, The home stadium of the Thomson Bulldogs was created by mother nature.
  • Augusta Firefighter Helps Return Purple Heart to Recipient's Family

    Augusta Firefighter Helps Return Purple Heart to Recipient's Family

    Friday, November 7 2014 12:52 PM EST2014-11-07 17:52:20 GMT
    Photo of Augusta Fire Department shift commander Ivan Bolgla and the Purple Heart he helped return to the family of a missing World War II soldierPhoto of Augusta Fire Department shift commander Ivan Bolgla and the Purple Heart he helped return to the family of a missing World War II soldier
    A local firefighter helped return a prestigious military medal to its rightful owner.
    A local firefighter helped return a prestigious military medal to its rightful owner.
  • Rashad Roundtree Commits To Georgia With A Bit Of Flair

    Rashad Roundtree Commits To Georgia With A Bit Of Flair

    Friday, November 7 2014 10:33 AM EST2014-11-07 15:33:58 GMT
    Rashad Roundtree wearing Georgia Bulldogs on his pants for his announcementRashad Roundtree wearing Georgia Bulldogs on his pants for his announcement
    News Channel 6 has learned that five- star safety Rashad Roundtree from Lakeside High School has verbally committed to The University of Georgia.
    News Channel 6 has learned that five- star safety Rashad Roundtree from Lakeside High School has verbally committed to The University of Georgia.
  • Suspects Caught In Cornell Drive Shooting Investigation

    Suspects Caught In Cornell Drive Shooting Investigation

    Friday, November 7 2014 9:09 AM EST2014-11-07 14:09:15 GMT
    New overnight, two suspects in a local murder case are now behind bars. More details.....
    New overnight, two suspects in a local murder case are now behind bars. More details.....
  • City Giving Up Streets Near Masters Parking Area Concerns Neighbors

    City Giving Up Streets Near Masters Parking Area Concerns Neighbors

    Friday, November 7 2014 7:38 AM EST2014-11-07 12:38:52 GMT
    Augusta Seal graphicAugusta Seal graphic
    The city of Augusta is preparing to give up its streets near the Masters parking area as a land swap for the Berckmans Road realignment project, but neighbors worry that once out of the city's hands, the roads will be closed before construction starts next May. WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.
    The city of Augusta is preparing to give up its streets near the Masters parking area as a land swap for the Berckmans Road realignment project, but neighbors worry that once out of the city's hands, the roads will be closed before construction starts next May. WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.

  • Lakeside Middle To Honor Major Mike Donahue

    Lakeside Middle To Honor Major Mike Donahue

    Friday, November 7 2014 7:23 AM EST2014-11-07 12:23:41 GMT
    At Lakeside Middle school today Friday November 7th, students and faculty will honor a local hero.
    At Lakeside Middle school today Friday November 7th, students and faculty will honor a local hero.
  • One Lane Closed Due To Accident On I-20 West Involving 18-Wheeler

    One Lane Closed Due To Accident On I-20 West Involving 18-Wheeler

    Friday, November 7 2014 5:59 AM EST2014-11-07 10:59:17 GMT
    News Channel 6 has learned that one lane of I-20 West Bound is shut down.
    News Channel 6 has learned that one lane of I-20 West Bound is shut down.
  • GB&T Celebrates 25th Anniversary by Donating $25,000 to Charities

    GB&T Celebrates 25th Anniversary by Donating $25,000 to Charities

    Thursday, November 6 2014 10:26 PM EST2014-11-07 03:26:00 GMT
    Ten local organizations are a little richer tonight, thanks to Georgia Bank & Trust Company of Augusta's GiveBack 25 campaign, which awarded $25,000 to the groups.
    Ten local organizations are a little richer tonight, thanks to Georgia Bank & Trust Company of Augusta's GiveBack 25 campaign, which awarded $25,000 to the groups.
  • Unisys Spells Out 700 Jobs Coming To Augusta

    Unisys Spells Out 700 Jobs Coming To Augusta

    Thursday, November 6 2014 10:08 PM EST2014-11-07 03:08:30 GMT
    A new job could be in store for hundreds of Augusta residents looking for work. Unisys Corporation, a global, billion dollar company announced this week its plans to invest 700 jobs in the Garden City. A vice president with Unisys said securing the Army Enterprise Service Desk for army personnel here at Fort Gordon, across the country and overseas helped in the seven month search for its new home.
    A new job could be in store for hundreds of Augusta residents looking for work. Unisys Corporation, a global, billion dollar company announced this week its plans to invest 700 jobs in the Garden City. A vice president with Unisys said securing the Army Enterprise Service Desk for army personnel here at Fort Gordon, across the country and overseas helped in the seven month search for its new home.
  • What Exactly Does Aiken County's Penny Sales Tax Go Towards?

    What Exactly Does Aiken County's Penny Sales Tax Go Towards?

    Thursday, November 6 2014 6:10 PM EST2014-11-06 23:10:46 GMT
    Aiken County schools deteriorating, now finally getting help. Aiken County schools deteriorating, now finally getting help.
    Aiken County approved the one-cent sales tax Tuesday, which has many people asking what can this tax do for me? WJBF News Channel 6's Margaret-Ann Carter looks for the answers to that question.
    Aiken County approved the one-cent sales tax Tuesday, which has many people asking what can this tax do for me? WJBF News Channel 6's Margaret-Ann Carter looks for the answers to that question.
  • State Representative J. Roland Smith Providing $20,000 For ATC Scholarships

    State Representative J. Roland Smith Providing $20,000 For ATC Scholarships

    Thursday, November 6 2014 11:20 AM EST2014-11-06 16:20:28 GMT
    Photo of South Carolina State Representative J. Roland Smith presenting a scholarships check to Aiken Technical College representativesPhoto of South Carolina State Representative J. Roland Smith presenting a scholarships check to Aiken Technical College representatives
    A new scholarship established by South Carolina State Representative J. Roland Smith will provide a total of $20,000 in scholarships for Aiken Technical College students.
    A new scholarship established by South Carolina State Representative J. Roland Smith will provide a total of $20,000 in scholarships for Aiken Technical College students.
  • Fort Gordon Conducting Night Aircraft Training

    Fort Gordon Conducting Night Aircraft Training

    Thursday, November 6 2014 8:44 AM EST2014-11-06 13:44:29 GMT
    Fort Gordon graphicFort Gordon graphic
    According to Fort Gordon officials, they are conducting night aircraft/airborne training on Fort Gordon as of late Wednesday night November 5th through Saturday night November 8th.
    According to Fort Gordon officials, they are conducting night aircraft/airborne training on Fort Gordon as of late Wednesday night November 5th through Saturday night November 8th.
  • Augusta's 9-1-1 Director Makes The Call For Raises And More Workers

    Augusta's 9-1-1 Director Makes The Call For Raises And More Workers

    Thursday, November 6 2014 6:13 AM EST2014-11-06 11:13:33 GMT
    Augusta's 9-1-1 director says he doesn't have enough people to answer your emergency call as quickly as possible, so the department is looking at spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on new staff and department raises next year.
    Augusta's 9-1-1 director says he doesn't have enough people to answer your emergency call as quickly as possible, so the department is looking at spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on new staff and department raises next year.
  • Car Vs Train Collision In Downtown Augusta

    Car Vs Train Collision In Downtown Augusta

    Car Vs Train Collision In Downtown Augusta

    Thursday, November 6 2014 5:33 AM EST2014-11-06 10:33:35 GMT
    A train and car collided in downtown Augusta on Thursday morning.
    A train and car collided in downtown Augusta on Thursday morning.
  • Burke Co. Dry Status Changing After Election

    Burke Co. Dry Status Changing After Election

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 11:25 PM EST2014-11-06 04:25:37 GMT
    There is a brand new day in Burke County, at least on Sundays. Beer, wine and liquor will flow on the seventh day after voters there overwhelmingly approved three different referendums on Sunday sales.Here's how it works it you want a drink in Burke County now. You can go to Waynesboro and have distilled liquor on Sundays, but it will probably be at a restaurant where food is mainly sold.
    There is a brand new day in Burke County, at least on Sundays. Beer, wine and liquor will flow on the seventh day after voters there overwhelmingly approved three different referendums on Sunday sales.Here's how it works it you want a drink in Burke County now. You can go to Waynesboro and have distilled liquor on Sundays, but it will probably be at a restaurant where food is mainly sold.
  • Winning Mega-Millions Ticket Sold

    Winning Mega-Millions Ticket Sold

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 9:23 PM EST2014-11-06 02:23:40 GMT
    The Mega-Millions Jackpot will be back down to "normal" for the next drawing.The winning ticket for Tuesday's 321-million-dollar payout was sold in New York state. That ticket matched all six numbers from Tuesday's drawing. If the person chooses cash, they will take home 194-million dollars before taxes. Five tickets matched five numbers.Those winners get one million dollars each.
    The Mega-Millions Jackpot will be back down to "normal" for the next drawing.The winning ticket for Tuesday's 321-million-dollar payout was sold in New York state. That ticket matched all six numbers from Tuesday's drawing. If the person chooses cash, they will take home 194-million dollars before taxes. Five tickets matched five numbers.Those winners get one million dollars each.
  • Augusta Mayor-Elect Wants $350K Increase In Office Budget For 2015

    Augusta Mayor-Elect Wants $350K Increase In Office Budget For 2015

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 6:38 PM EST2014-11-05 23:38:35 GMT
    Photo of Augusta Mayor-Elect Hardie Davis, Jr.Photo of Augusta Mayor-Elect Hardie Davis, Jr.
    Augusta Mayor-Elect Hardie Davis plans to hit the ground running in January, but says he needs a lot more money in his office budget to do that. Davis' plans have some Commissioners saying he could be expanding his role as mayor beyond the scope of the Consolidation Bill. WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.
    Augusta Mayor-Elect Hardie Davis plans to hit the ground running in January, but says he needs a lot more money in his office budget to do that. Davis' plans have some Commissioners saying he could be expanding his role as mayor beyond the scope of the consolidation bill. WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.
  • Ads, Minority Voters Hurt John Barrow's Re-Election, Says Expert

    Ads, Minority Voters Hurt John Barrow's Re-Election, Says Expert

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 6:14 PM EST2014-11-05 23:14:13 GMT
    Photo of Congressman John BarrowPhoto of Congressman John Barrow
    A political expert says several factors hurt the Democratic incumbent, including those ads we just couldn't escape.
    A political expert says several factors hurt the Democratic incumbent, including those ads we just couldn't escape.
  • Clarks Hill Man Arrested, Charged With Attempted Child Molestation

    Clarks Hill Man Arrested, Charged With Attempted Child Molestation

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 6:09 PM EST2014-11-05 23:09:53 GMT
    Mug shot of Donald Middleton, who has been charged after a reported attempted child molestation at the Georgia Welcome Center on I-20 (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)Mug shot of Donald Middleton, who has been charged after a reported attempted child molestation at the Georgia Welcome Center on I-20 (Credit: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)
    A man from Clarks Hill, South Carolina has been arrested and is facing attempted child molestation charges after an incident at the Georgia Welcome Center On I-20 westbound, just after the Savannah River.
    A man from Clarks Hill, South Carolina has been arrested and is facing attempted child molestation charges after an incident at the Georgia Welcome Center On I-20 westbound, just after the Savannah River.
  • Soldier Surprises his kids at a Local Elementary School

    Soldier Surprises his kids at a Local Elementary School

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 5:58 PM EST2014-11-05 22:58:22 GMT
    Soldier from overseas surprises his kids after 6 months. Soldier from overseas surprises his kids after 6 months.

    2 students at River Ridge Elementary got the surprise of their life Wednesday afternoon. Their dad surprised them by coming home early from fighting overseas. News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter was there when the kids saw him for the first time in 6 months.

    2 students at River Ridge Elementary got the surprise of their life Wednesday afternoon. Their dad surprised them by coming home early from fighting overseas. News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter was there when the kids saw him for the first time in 6 months.

  • Bobby Jones Expressway Resurfacing Project Requires Ramp Closures

    Bobby Jones Expressway Resurfacing Project Requires Ramp Closures

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 3:25 PM EST2014-11-05 20:25:29 GMT
    Road Work graphicRoad Work graphic
    As crews work to resurface I-520 (Bobby Jones Expressway),  there will be some exit and entrance ramps that will need to be closed, in the coming days.
    As crews work to resurface I-520 (Bobby Jones Expressway),  there will be some exit and entrance ramps that will need to be closed, in the coming days.
  • Wayne Bridges Wins Columbia County Tax Commissioner

    Wayne Bridges Wins Columbia County Tax Commissioner

    Wednesday, November 5 2014 11:35 AM EST2014-11-05 16:35:05 GMT
    Columbia County Tax Commissioner Elect Wayne BridgesColumbia County Tax Commissioner Elect Wayne Bridges
    We are in Columbia County with Tax Commissioner Elect Wayne Bridges tonight.Wayne, how are you feeling?"
    We are in Columbia County with Tax Commissioner Elect Wayne Bridges tonight.Wayne, how are you feeling?"
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