31, Jul 2014 - Richmond, GA New trial ordered in Georgia attempted rape case
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The state Court of Appeals has ordered a new trial for an Augusta man who was sentenced to 95 years in prison on charges of attempted rape and more. The Augusta Chronicle reported Tuesday (http://bit.ly/UbFspt) that the appeals court reversed the 2010 conviction for Roger Bettis, saying a Richmond County judge didn't follow protocol in determining whether the man could ...
30, Jul 2014 - Goodale House owner offers access to home in online fundraiser
A day after a Richmond County judge gave him two months to begin restoring Augusta's historic Goodale House, owner Wes Sims started an online fundraiser, offering donors access to one of Georgia's oldest surviving homes to reach his $115,000 goal.