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Burke County mother charged with murder in drowning death of 1-year-old
A Burke County mother is being charged with murder after her 1-year-old girl drowned and died Monday. The child's mother, Alisha Stevens, 34, of Sylvania, is charged with murder in the second degree. At about 12:45 p.m. Monday, Burke County Sheriff's Office deputies and Burke County EMA were dispatched to the 600 block of...
Missing 11-year-old last seen heading towards Augusta park
Augusta, GA (WJBF) – Police in Richmond County need your help finding a missing 11-year-old. Lakelyn Rose Bryan was last seen around 7pm Tuesday on the 1900 block of Maryland Avenue. Police say she was headed towards Highland Park located at 1898 Highland Avenue. Lakelyn was last seen wearing...
Man and girl injured in Augusta shooting
A man and child were shot on Pamplona Drive in Augusta on Tuesday. At 4 p.m., Richmond County sheriff's deputies responded to the 3600 block of Pamplona Drive for shots fired with one person down, according to a news release. When deputies arrived, they found a house was struck by...
UPDATE: Child shot in Hephzibah
HEPHIZIBAH, GA. - UPDATE: RCSO confirms a female child and an adult male were both taken to a local hospital. Their injuries are not life threatening. Richmond County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a report of shots fired on Pamplona Drive in Hephzibah. A witness tells FOX54 she heard at least...
Waynesboro Woman Charged in Valentine's Day Double Homicide at South Georgia Motel
A 23-year-old woman from Waynesboro has been charged in connection with a fatal shooting that resulted in two deaths and two injuries in Claxton, Georgia, this week, according to officials from the Georgia Bureau of Investigations.
Man arrested, charged after aggravated assault
RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. - The Richmond County Sheriff's Office confirms 21-year-old Xavier Ray was arrested February 19 after an aggravated assault incident that happened Thursday, February 15. Ray is charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm or knife during the commission of a crime. Ray was wanted in...
At one Augusta eatery: Food buildup in microwave; 'pink and black' buildup in ice machine
The Georgia Department of Public Health, Environmental Health Section, conducts regular restaurant inspections to help keep residents and visitors safe. The following is a list of restaurants in Richmond and Columbia counties that have been inspected between Feb. 9 and 15, accompanied by their scores and, in some cases, the health infractions that lowered those scores. ...
Burke County deputies find missing 16-year-old
WAYNESBORO, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Burke County Sheriff’s Office has found a missing 16-year-old. Journy Chance was last seen leaving her residence on Winter Road around 7:30 a.m.
Teacher accidentally exposed body to students at East Georgia middle school, principal says
Parents of students at an East Georgia middle school were notified this week that a teacher accidentally exposed him or herself to students.
I-TEAM UPDATE: Warrants detail jail confrontation between deputies, inmates
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - Our I-TEAM has uncovered new information about an incident at the Charles B. Webster Detention Center that resulted in multiple arrests of deputies. It happened almost two years ago, but warrants show the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office only started looking into it after someone filed a civil rights complaint with the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Several Augusta schools face closure, but nothing’s in stone yet
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - A new interactive map lets parents see where their kids would go to school under a plan to close and consolidate some schools while also opening new ones in Richmond County. Also newly posted is the draft plan, which sheds more light on which schools would...
Body of missing man, Demon Parrish, found
RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) — Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has announced the body of a missing Augusta man has been found. Authorities say 31-year-old Demon Antwan Parrish’s body was found on February 17th in Aiken County. They said no further information will be released due to the active investigation. The family has been notified. According […]
What to know before casting your ballot in one of multiple CSRA, state elections
AUGUSTA, Ga. - CSRA voters can cast their ballots in several different elections happening in February and March across the area. Early voting for the presidential primary and the City of Grovetown special election has started. City of Grovetown Special Election. In Columbia County, the city of Grovetown special election...
Missing Burke County woman has been located
***She’s been found*** BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – The Burke County Sheriff;s office is requesting the public’s help in locating 64-year-old Terry Ann Bullard. She was last seen on the 300 block of Highway 23 south on February 16th at 9:00 a.m. Authorities say she was last seen walking her black Lab and German Shepard […]
Waynesboro, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The West Laurens High School basketball team will have a game with Burke County High School on February 20, 2024, 17:00:00 CST.
Burke County Airport gets big grant from the FAA
BURKE COUNTY, Ga. - Burke County airport will be getting bigger very soon. With help from a $750,000 check from the Federal Aviation Administration, they'll be building a new terminal. This comes as part of the Biden Infrastructure act, with millions of dollars being set aside for Georgia's airports. Airport...
Shooting at Augusta apartment complex leaves one hospitalized
Augusta authorities are investigating a shooting off Wrightsboro Road over the weekend. The Richmond County Sheriff's Office reported to 250 Fox Trace, a unit at Landings at 237 Apartments, at 11:10 p.m. on Saturday. They found someone who had been shot, according to Richmond County sheriff's Sgt. Caleb Lee. As...
Driver arrested in hit-and-run that left 4 injured, including 3 kids, in Ga. city, deputies say
An adult and three children were walking when Charlie Lane crashed into them and drove off.
Multi-county pursuit catches 23-year-old with stolen goods and counterfeit money
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - A 23-year-old is in custody following a high-speed pursuit through multiple counties across the CSRA. On Sunday, February 18, around mid-afternoon, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was patrolling Highway 88 around Jordan Mill Road, when a deputy clocked a vehicle on radar driving 95 mph in a 55 mph zone.
Missing 15-year-old located
UPDATE | February 19, 2024 – Per the RCSO, Jonathan was located and returned home. AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s help in locating a missing teenager. 15-year-old Jonathan Christin Davis was last seen wearing all black on February 16th at 3239 Kevin Drive when he left his […]