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  • Father accused of killing baby after losing video game

    Father accused of killing baby after losing video game

    Sunday, February 25 2018 5:15 AM EST2018-02-25 10:15:48 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 5:15 AM EST2018-02-25 10:15:48 GMT
    The 5-month-old died two days after she was taken to the hospital suffering cardiac arrest and bleeding from the brain and eyes. (Source: Chester County District Attorney’s Office/KYW/CNN)The 5-month-old died two days after she was taken to the hospital suffering cardiac arrest and bleeding from the brain and eyes. (Source: Chester County District Attorney’s Office/KYW/CNN)

    The 5-month-old died two days after she was taken to the hospital suffering cardiac arrest and bleeding from the brain and eyes.

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    The 5-month-old died two days after she was taken to the hospital suffering cardiac arrest and bleeding from the brain and eyes.

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  • IRS says 3 popular tax benefits retroactively renewed for 2017

    IRS says 3 popular tax benefits retroactively renewed for 2017

    Saturday, February 24 2018 2:40 PM EST2018-02-24 19:40:38 GMT
    Tax Filing (Source: WAFB)Tax Filing (Source: WAFB)
    Tax Filing (Source: WAFB)Tax Filing (Source: WAFB)

    The Internal Revenue Service said that it is ready to process tax year 2017 returns claiming three popular tax benefits recently renewed retroactively into law.

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    The Internal Revenue Service said that it is ready to process tax year 2017 returns claiming three popular tax benefits recently renewed retroactively into law.

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  • Jaz-Na Outlaw's family lay her body to rest

    Jaz-Na Outlaw's family lay her body to rest

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-24 23:33:12 GMT

    Family and friends laid Jaz-Na Outlaw's body to rest today during her funeral at Kinsey and Walton Funeral Home on Peach Orchard Road. You can see that the parking lot was filled with members of the family and those who knew Jazna to offer their love and support.

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    Family and friends laid Jaz-Na Outlaw's body to rest today during her funeral at Kinsey and Walton Funeral Home on Peach Orchard Road. You can see that the parking lot was filled with members of the family and those who knew Jazna to offer their love and support.

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  • Child porn site ringleader sentenced

    Child porn site ringleader sentenced

    Thursday, February 12 2015 4:38 PM EST2015-02-12 21:38:03 GMT
    A St. Tammany Parish man will spend 21 years in prison on charges he ran two international child porn websites.More >>
    A St. Tammany Parish man will spend 21 years in prison on charges he ran two international child porn websites.More >>
  • Update: Augusta murder suspect extradited from TX

    UPDATE: Augusta murder suspect extradicted from TX

    Friday, February 23 2018 7:19 PM EST2018-02-24 00:19:52 GMT

    AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) An Augusta man wanted in connection with the shooting death of his wife at the Georgia War Veterans Home is now in custody of the Richmond County Sheriffs Office.  On Friday, February 23, deputies with the Transportation Division returned Richard Lyle Timmons, Jr. to Richmond County after the U.S. Marshals Service took him in custody without incident on February 15 at an airport in Ft. Worth, Texas.  Timmons was captured days after being on the...

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    AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) An Augusta man wanted in connection with the shooting death of his wife at the Georgia War Veterans Home is now in custody of the Richmond County Sheriffs Office.  On Friday, February 23, deputies with the Transportation Division returned Richard Lyle Timmons, Jr. to Richmond County after the U.S. Marshals Service took him in custody without incident on February 15 at an airport in Ft. Worth, Texas.  Timmons was captured days after being on the...

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  • UPDATE: Teen missing from Kentucky since 2017, suspect found in SC home are both illegal immigrants

    UPDATE: Teen missing from Kentucky since 2017, suspect found in SC home are both illegal immigrants

    Friday, February 23 2018 5:06 PM EST2018-02-23 22:06:29 GMT

    A Kentucky teen who was taken from her home in December 2017 was found confined in a Saluda County bedroom and a 24-year-old man was arrested for her kidnapping. 

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    A Kentucky teen who was taken from her home in December 2017 was found confined in a Saluda County bedroom and a 24-year-old man was arrested for her kidnapping. 

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  • Meet Our Staff

    Meet Our Staff

    Here, you will find a list of WFXG FOX 54's leadership team and various ways to contact them.

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    Here, you will find a list of WFXG FOX 54's leadership team and various ways to contact them.

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  • Engineering Day at A. R. Johnson Magnet School hopes to inspire future engineers

    Engineering Day at A. R. Johnson Magnet School hopes to inspire future engineers

    Friday, February 23 2018 4:47 AM EST2018-02-23 09:47:58 GMT
    Students enjoy Engineering Days at A. R. Johnson Magnet School (WFXG)Students enjoy Engineering Days at A. R. Johnson Magnet School (WFXG)

    A.R. Johnson Health Science & Engineering Magnet School is working to get kids involved in STEM careers by hosting engineering days.

    Representatives from Club Car, Southern Company, Women in Nuclear, and National Professional Engineers spoke to ninth through twelfth grade students Thursday.

    The kids got the chance to try their hand at some science with interactive learning stations.

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    A.R. Johnson Health Science & Engineering Magnet School is working to get kids involved in STEM careers by hosting engineering days.

    Representatives from Club Car, Southern Company, Women in Nuclear, and National Professional Engineers spoke to ninth through twelfth grade students Thursday.

    The kids got the chance to try their hand at some science with interactive learning stations.

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  • Georgia ranks 17th for gun violence in United States

    Georgia ranks 17th for gun violence in United States

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:47 PM EST2018-02-24 01:47:40 GMT

    A recent report using information from the Center for Disease Control has ranked Georgia as the 17th state for gun violence in the nation. Researchers are attributing those numbers to a lack of gun education, loose gun restrictions, poverty and drug-related environments.

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    A recent report using information from the Center for Disease Control has ranked Georgia as the 17th state for gun violence in the nation. Researchers are attributing those numbers to a lack of gun education, loose gun restrictions, poverty and drug-related environments.

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  • Richmond County Sheriff's Office looking for aggravated assault suspect

    Richmond County Sheriff's Office looking for aggravated assault suspect

    Sunday, February 25 2018 10:18 AM EST2018-02-25 15:18:16 GMT
    Toni Latrice Robinson (Source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)Toni Latrice Robinson (Source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)
    Toni Latrice Robinson (Source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)Toni Latrice Robinson (Source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)

    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for a 23 year-old woman wanted for several charges. Investigators say Toni Latrice Robinson is wanted for aggravated assault, terroristic threats and acts, and possession of a knife in commission of a crime. 

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    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for a 23 year-old woman wanted for several charges. Investigators say Toni Latrice Robinson is wanted for aggravated assault, terroristic threats and acts, and possession of a knife in commission of a crime. 

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  • Children's Television Programming Reports

    Children's Television Programming Reports

    WFXG Fox54 airs programming that serves the educational and informational needs of children 16 and under.  Children's Television Programming Reports are available for public inspection during regular businessMore >>
    WFXG Fox54 airs programming that serves the educational and informational needs of children 16 and under.  Reports are available for public inspection during regular business hours...More >>
  • WFXG FOX 54 News and Weather apps

    WFXG FOX 54 News and Weather apps

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    Download the WFXG FOX 54 News and First Alert Weather apps to keep up to date with all the latest information from the FOX 54 team.

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    How to keep FOX 54 in your Facebook news feed

    How to keep FOX 54 in your Facebook news feed

    Monday, January 29 2018 10:51 AM EST2018-01-29 15:51:52 GMT
    FOX 54 Facebook page (WFXG)FOX 54 Facebook page (WFXG)

    Changes that Facebook is making to your news feed could affect how you receive news happening in your area. A few simple steps will make sure you continue to get stories that matter to your family and friends.

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    Changes that Facebook is making to your news feed could affect how you receive news happening in your area. A few simple steps will make sure you continue to get stories that matter to your family and friends.

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  • Boy bound to wheelchair asks teacher to help him jump rope

    Boy bound to wheelchair asks teacher to help him jump rope

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 4:21 AM EST2018-02-07 09:21:16 GMT
    (Kristen Hampton | WBTV)(Kristen Hampton | WBTV)

    The teacher posted the video on Facebook to remind other people just what an impact teachers can have on the lives of their kids. It was viewed thousands of times.

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    The teacher posted the video on Facebook to remind other people just what an impact teachers can have on the lives of their kids. It was viewed thousands of times.

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  • The number one reason Monero is a cryptocurrency investment winner

    The number one reason Monero is a cryptocurrency investment winner

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:55 AM EST2018-02-20 14:55:18 GMT
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    If cryptocurrency history is written by the winners, then this is the year for Monero (XMR), the anonymous crypto coin, to add its name to the ledger

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    If cryptocurrency history is written by the winners, then this is the year for Monero (XMR), the anonymous crypto coin, to add its name to the ledger

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  • Woman charged with arson after several Hiram homes destroyed by fire

    Woman charged with arson after several Hiram homes destroyed by fire

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:12 AM EST2018-02-18 14:12:33 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:21 AM EST2018-02-22 10:21:43 GMT
    Source: Paulding County Fire and RescueSource: Paulding County Fire and Rescue

    Police have arrested a woman and charged her with 14 counts of arson after multiple homes in a Hiram community were destroyed by a Sunday morning fire.

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    Police have arrested a woman and charged her with 14 counts of arson after multiple homes in a Hiram community were destroyed by a Sunday morning fire.

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  • 2 arrested in Waynesboro drug bust

    2 arrested in Waynesboro drug bust

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-02-21 05:49:04 GMT
    Nathaniel Herrington (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)Nathaniel Herrington (Source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)

    Two men have been arrested and charged after a drug bust in Waynesboro on Tuesday. The Burke County Narcotics and Criminal Investigations Divisions concluded an ongoing drug investigation at a home on the 900 block of Highway 56. 

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    Two men have been arrested and charged after a drug bust in Waynesboro on Tuesday. The Burke County Narcotics and Criminal Investigations Divisions concluded an ongoing drug investigation at a home on the 900 block of Highway 56. 

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  • Should couples file taxes jointly or separately?

    Should couples file taxes jointly or separately?

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:09 PM EST2018-02-22 03:09:17 GMT
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    Married couples have the choice of filing their taxes jointly or separately. What is the best option for you and your spouse?

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    Married couples have the choice of filing their taxes jointly or separately. What is the best option for you and your spouse?

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  • ECSO: Potential threat to 'SHS" not intended for Swainsboro High School

    ECSO: Potential threat to 'SHS" not intended for Swainsboro High School

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:43 AM EST2018-02-22 05:43:30 GMT
    Source: WFXGSource: WFXG

    The Emanuel County Sheriff's Office says there is no credible threat against Swainsboro High School.  The Sheriff's Office put up a post on Facebook Wednesday night saying there are reports on social media related to a potential threat occurring at "SHS" today, Thursday, February 22. 

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    The Emanuel County Sheriff's Office says there is no credible threat against Swainsboro High School.  The Sheriff's Office put up a post on Facebook Wednesday night saying there are reports on social media related to a potential threat occurring at "SHS" today, Thursday, February 22. 

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  • Woman saves girl from kidnapper by pretending to be her mother

    Woman saves girl from kidnapper by pretending to be her mother

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:28 AM EST2018-02-22 06:28:55 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:28 AM EST2018-02-22 06:28:55 GMT

    The 12-year-old victim says the suspect grabbed her in a bear hug and began dragging her down the sidewalk.

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    The 12-year-old victim says the suspect grabbed her in a bear hug and began dragging her down the sidewalk.

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