SWAT team stand off on Wrights Avenue

A domestic call came into dispatch just before 10:30 p.m., Wednesday night of a person barricading himself inside a home on Wrights Avenue o…

Boil water advisory affected area. 2/9/16

Initial test results show no contamination in Augusta water

The Augusta Utilities department and Augusta-Richmond County Emergency Management have released the results from the first round of testing …

Boil water advisory in Richmond County

Grocery stores work to keep water stocked during boil water advisory

Residents are continuing to stock up on water, leaving stores scrambling to keep it in stock. It’s was a hot commodity on a cold day. Wednes…

Sedimentation basins at the Highland Ave. Augusta Water Treatment Plant.

Authorities explain possible cause of water contamination

Thousands of Augusta residents under boil water advisory, this after unacceptable levels of contamination were found.