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Shooting at Kroger on Knox Avenue

North Augusta, SC (WJBF) – North Augusta Public Safety is investigating a shooting at the Kroger on Knox Avenue. It happened just after 11:00 P.M. Friday. No further details are available, but we will continue to update this story.
NORTH AUGUSTA, SC
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Why were these churches raided by the FBI?

Three churches were raided by the FBI Thursday, the Augusta Chronicle reports. The churches, all of which are near military bases, are affiliated with The House of Prayer Christian Church (HOPCC). The organization, a 501(c)(3), has five bible seminaries, and 12 churches (11 near military bases). In 2020, the Veterans...
HINESVILLE, GA
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DA Jared Williams, other prosecutors pledge not to criminalize personal healthcare decisions in response to Roe v. Wade

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF)- District Attorney Jared Williams has joined several other DAs and AGs across the country in pledging to use their own discretion to not criminalize personal healthcare decisions. In the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, 83 elected prosecutorsfrom around the Country committed to use their well-established discretion […]
AUGUSTA, GA

FBI raids ‘cult’ churches near Georgia and Texas military bases alleged to be recruiting soldiers

The FBI has raided a string of churches in Texas and Georgia that are situated near US military bases that have been accused of targeting servicemen.The agency confirmed that it had conducted a raid at Assembly of Prayer Christian Church, in Killeen, Texas, which is just six miles from the country’s biggest base, Fort Hood.Agents also raided the House of Prayer Church in Hinesville, Georgia, which is located near Fort Stewart, and the Assembly of Prayer church in Augusta, Georgia, which is near Fort Gordon.According to The Killeen Daily Herald, “Dozens of Google and Facebook reviews of the Killeen...
KILLEEN, TX
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7 Georgia DAs say they will not prosecute 'those who seek, provide or support abortions'

Roe v. Wade’s repeal may result in sweeping legal changes across the U.S., but several of Georgia's district attorneys on Friday took a stand against it. In a statement distributed by Fair and Just Prosecution, 84 elected prosecutors nationwide, including seven in Georgia, said they would not use their offices’ resources to criminalize reproductive health decisions and won't prosecute those who seek, provide or support abortions.
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WRDW-TV

FBI raids Augusta church and 2 others: What we know

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - Authorities are keeping a tight lid on information about a raid Thursday at an Augusta church. But there are a lot of things we do know about it. FBI spokeswoman Jenna Sellitto confirmed the raid at the Assembly of Prayer church was for a search warrant.
AUGUSTA, GA
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Comet suspends services in Batesburg-Leesville

LEXINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WIS) - The COMET (Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority) announced Route 97 will be suspended beginning on Friday, July 1. The decision was made by the organization’s Board of Directors due to low ridership on the route. “We understand that there is a need for viable...
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC
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Collaboration between Aiken Regional and Rural Health Services aims to increase physician workforce

As the need increases for primary care physicians in South Carolina and throughout the United States, Aiken Regional Medical Centers and Rural Health Services, Inc. have collaborated to increase the number of newly graduated physicians starting residency with the Graduate Medical Education Program at Aiken Regional Medical Centers. “The collaboration...
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