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  • The search for Baby Bear: Family offers $500 reward for daughter's missing bear lost on SC vacation

    The search for Baby Bear: NY family offers $500 reward for daughter's missing bear lost in SC

    The search for Baby Bear: NY family offers $500 reward for daughter's missing bear lost in SC

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-04-20 15:21:25 GMT
    A New York family is offering a $500 reward to find "Baby Bear." (Source: Amy Earley)A New York family is offering a $500 reward to find "Baby Bear." (Source: Amy Earley)

    A New York mother is asking for the public's help finding a beloved teddy bear that was possibly lost in South Carolina. 

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    A New York mother is asking for the public's help finding a beloved teddy bear that was possibly lost in South Carolina. 

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  • Search for Armed and dangerous suspect in South Augusta suspended

    Search for Armed and dangerous suspect in South Augusta suspended

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:24 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:24:31 GMT
    Mark Albright (source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)Mark Albright (source: Richmond County Sheriff's Office)

    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for an armed robbery suspect. Mark Albright is wanted for an armed robbery on the 2400 block of Plantation Road on Mar. 15, 2018. He is wanted for armed robbery, aggravates assault, and possession of a knife during the commission of a crime.

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    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for an armed robbery suspect. Mark Albright is wanted for an armed robbery on the 2400 block of Plantation Road on Mar. 15, 2018. He is wanted for armed robbery, aggravates assault, and possession of a knife during the commission of a crime.

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  • Breaking: Aggravated Assault at BP Food Mart in Thomson

    Breaking: Aggravated Assault at BP Food Mart in Thomson

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:03:06 GMT
    Source: WFXGSource: WFXG

    Breaking: An aggravated assault took place today at approximately 2:33 pm. at the BP Food Mart, which is located at 418 Jackson Street in Thomson, Georgia. 

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    Breaking: An aggravated assault took place today at approximately 2:33 pm. at the BP Food Mart, which is located at 418 Jackson Street in Thomson, Georgia. 

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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 >>
  • Minor sinus infection nearly kills 10 year-old Augusta boy

    Minor sinus infection nearly kills 10 year-old Augusta boy

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:53:41 GMT

    What was thought to be a small sinus infection turned into a life-changing experience for ten-year-old Michael Spencer. It all started with a small headache that led him to the doctor's office.

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    What was thought to be a small sinus infection turned into a life-changing experience for ten-year-old Michael Spencer. It all started with a small headache that led him to the doctor's office.

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  • Family of 16 welcomes 14th boy

    Family of 16 welcomes 14th boy

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:38 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:38:07 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:08:09 GMT

    Finley Sheboygan is the 14th child and boy for the Schwandt family.

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    Finley Sheboygan is the 14th child and boy for the Schwandt family.

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  • Augusta 706ers have a new logo

    Augusta 706ers have a new logo

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:13:23 GMT
    Augusta 706ers logo (source: Augusta Pro Sports, LLC / Twitter)Augusta 706ers logo (source: Augusta Pro Sports, LLC / Twitter)
    Augusta 706ers logo (source: Augusta Pro Sports, LLC / Twitter)Augusta 706ers logo (source: Augusta Pro Sports, LLC / Twitter)

    The Augusta 706ers, the city's new ABA basketball team, unveiled the team's new logo Friday, Apr. 20. Augusta Professional Sports, LLC worked with Doug Harris Creative Rooster Design to design the new logo.

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    The Augusta 706ers, the city's new ABA basketball team, unveiled the team's new logo Friday, Apr. 20. Augusta Professional Sports, LLC worked with Doug Harris Creative Rooster Design to design the new logo.

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  • Green Meadow residents rally against hale foundation's treatment facility

    Green Meadow residents rally against hale foundation's treatment facility

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-04-21 02:46:06 GMT
    Green Meadow sign protesting Hale Foundation treatment facility (WFXG)Green Meadow sign protesting Hale Foundation treatment facility (WFXG)
    Green Meadow sign protesting Hale Foundation treatment facility (WFXG)Green Meadow sign protesting Hale Foundation treatment facility (WFXG)

    Many people living in a small Augusta community are upset about Hale Foundation putting an In-patient Drug Treatment Center in their neighborhood. Many people living in this community that are against this facility say they have lived here for 20-50 years and they want their quiet neighborhood to remain peaceful.

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    Many people living in a small Augusta community are upset about Hale Foundation putting an In-patient Drug Treatment Center in their neighborhood. Many people living in this community that are against this facility say they have lived here for 20-50 years and they want their quiet neighborhood to remain peaceful.

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  • Richmond County deputy strikes car while responding to scene

    Richmond County deputy strikes car while responding to scene

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:10 AM EDT2018-04-18 15:10:03 GMT
    Richmond County Sheriff's OfficeRichmond County Sheriff's Office

    A deputy from the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office struck a car while on the way to respond to a different accident.  

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    A deputy from the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office struck a car while on the way to respond to a different accident.  

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  • Southwest Airlines sought more time for engine inspections

    Southwest Airlines sought more time for engine inspections

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:02 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:02:22 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-04-20 15:58:52 GMT
    (NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...(NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...

    The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulators ordered their airlines to do the work.

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    The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulators ordered their airlines to do the work.

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  • Montgomery abortion clinic failed to report 13-year-old patient

    Montgomery abortion clinic failed to report 13-year-old patient

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:16:51 GMT
    Reproductive Health Services, a Montgomery abortion clinic, failed to report a 13-year-old patient to the Department of Human Resources, according to an ADPH report. (Source: WSFA 12 News)Reproductive Health Services, a Montgomery abortion clinic, failed to report a 13-year-old patient to the Department of Human Resources, according to an ADPH report. (Source: WSFA 12 News)
    Reproductive Health Services, a Montgomery abortion clinic, failed to report a 13-year-old patient to the Department of Human Resources, according to an ADPH report. (Source: WSFA 12 News)Reproductive Health Services, a Montgomery abortion clinic, failed to report a 13-year-old patient to the Department of Human Resources, according to an ADPH report. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

    A Montgomery abortion clinic failed to report a patient who was 13 years old to the Department of Human Resources, according to a report from the Alabama Department of Public Health.

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    A Montgomery abortion clinic failed to report a patient who was 13 years old to the Department of Human Resources, according to a report from the Alabama Department of Public Health.

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  • WFXG-TV signal upgrade requires antenna users to rescan their TV receivers

    WFXG-TV transmitter upgrade

    On Friday, July 29, WFXG is increasing the power of our transmitter signal. We're doing this to increase our television service to the CSRA, strengthening our commitment to our viewers and community. In making this upgrade, we're making a change to the signal output that will affect anyone who receives our signal with a TV antenna.

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    On Friday, July 29, WFXG is increasing the power of our transmitter signal. We're doing this to increase our television service to the CSRA, strengthening our commitment to our viewers and community. In making this upgrade, we're making a change to the signal output that will affect anyone who receives our signal with a TV antenna.

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  • Who are the seven inmates killed at Lee Correctional Institution?

    Who are the seven inmates killed at Lee Correctional Institution?

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-04-17 17:22:13 GMT
    Seven men were killed Sunday night following an incident at Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville. (Source: WIS)Seven men were killed Sunday night following an incident at Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville. (Source: WIS)
    Seven men were killed Sunday night following an incident at Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville. (Source: WIS)Seven men were killed Sunday night following an incident at Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville. (Source: WIS)

    South Carolina Department of Corrections officials identified the seven men who were killed in a "mass casualty incident" at Lee Correctional Institution on Sunday night.

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    South Carolina Department of Corrections officials identified the seven men who were killed in a "mass casualty incident" at Lee Correctional Institution on Sunday night.

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  • Rose Acre Farms in Indiana is recalling more than 200 Million eggs

    Rose Acre Farms in Indiana is recalling more than 200 Million eggs

    Monday, April 16 2018 9:18 PM EDT2018-04-17 01:18:12 GMT
    Egg recall from Rose Acre Farms (Pixabay)Egg recall from Rose Acre Farms (Pixabay)

    Crack your fridge open . . and check your eggs.  At least 22 people have gotten sick from eggs that may contain salmonella. Rose Acre Farms in Indiana is recalling more than 200-million eggs.  They were sold in South Carolina  The FDA says anyone who bought the eggs should throw them away . . or take them back to the store for a refund. 

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    Crack your fridge open . . and check your eggs.  At least 22 people have gotten sick from eggs that may contain salmonella. Rose Acre Farms in Indiana is recalling more than 200-million eggs.  They were sold in South Carolina  The FDA says anyone who bought the eggs should throw them away . . or take them back to the store for a refund. 

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  • A cat walks 12 miles back to his family. They ask a shelter to euthanize him.

    A cat walks 12 miles back to his family. They ask a shelter to euthanize him.

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:47 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:47:20 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-04-18 13:02:27 GMT
    (Source: SPCA Wake County/Facebook)(Source: SPCA Wake County/Facebook)

    Toby's owners gave him to another family. But the 7-year-old cat apparently missed his original family so much, he walked back to them - from 12 miles away.

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    Toby's owners gave him to another family. But the 7-year-old cat apparently missed his original family so much, he walked back to them - from 12 miles away.

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  • Augusta dad’s Facebook post for his baby girl goes viral

    Augusta dad’s Facebook post for his baby girl goes viral

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:47:22 GMT

    An Augusta father’s Facebook post about his 2 month-old daughter going in for heart surgery today is going viral. Little Avery Teresa Moore is having surgery to close the holes in her heart.

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    An Augusta father’s Facebook post about his 2 month-old daughter going in for heart surgery today is going viral. Little Avery Teresa Moore is having surgery to close the holes in her heart.

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  • Thousands of Publix eggs added to recall due to salmonella risk

    Thousands of Publix eggs added to recall due to salmonella risk

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-18 20:58:14 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-04-18 21:17:23 GMT
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)

    Anyone who purchased contaminated eggs is asked to return them to the store and get a full refund.

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    Anyone who purchased contaminated eggs is asked to return them to the store and get a full refund.

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  • Armed Robbery at Circle K gas station on Augusta Rd. in Warrenville

    Armed Robbery at Circle K gas station on Augusta Rd. in Warrenville

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:33 PM EDT2018-04-19 18:33:31 GMT
    Armed robbery at Kangaroo Gas station in Warrenville  (WFXG)Armed robbery at Kangaroo Gas station in Warrenville (WFXG)

    Aiken County Sheriff's Office confirms armed robbery at a Kangaroo gas station on Augusta Road in Warrenville. Suspect left the scene in a car. Stay tuned for more information as the story develops. Copyright 2018 WFXG. All rights reserved. 

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    Aiken County Sheriff's Office confirms armed robbery at a Kangaroo gas station on Augusta Road in Warrenville. Suspect left the scene in a car. Stay tuned for more information as the story develops. Copyright 2018 WFXG. All rights reserved. 

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