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  • NEW INFORMATION: Suspect arrested in murder of woman at Economy Inn

    NEW INFORMATION: Suspect arrested in murder of woman at Economy Inn

    Saturday, April 29 2017 9:54 AM EDT2017-04-29 13:54:45 GMT
    William Burum (Source: Richmond Co. Sheriff's Office)William Burum (Source: Richmond Co. Sheriff's Office)

    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a woman found in an Augusta motel room.

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    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a woman found in an Augusta motel room.

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  • ADPS searching for 13-year-old runaway Aiken girl

    ADPS searching for 13-year-old runaway Aiken girl

    Friday, April 28 2017 7:18 PM EDT2017-04-28 23:18:40 GMT
    Irma Orozco-Razo and Armando Alcazar-Agustin (source: ADPS)Irma Orozco-Razo and Armando Alcazar-Agustin (source: ADPS)

    On Thursday, April 27, ADPS officers responded to Helping Hands on John Elliott Lane in Aiken for reported runaway juvenile. Employees told officers that a girl from their facility, thirteen-year-old Irma Orozco-Razo, was dropped off at Kennedy Middle School that morning by the school by the school bus, but never reported to class. 

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    On Thursday, April 27, ADPS officers responded to Helping Hands on John Elliott Lane in Aiken for reported runaway juvenile. Employees told officers that a girl from their facility, thirteen-year-old Irma Orozco-Razo, was dropped off at Kennedy Middle School that morning by the school by the school bus, but never reported to class. 

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  • 440-pound mako shark sets Georgia record

    440-pound mako shark sets Georgia record

    Saturday, April 29 2017 9:19 AM EDT2017-04-29 13:19:44 GMT
    (Source: Facebook/Fish Tales)(Source: Facebook/Fish Tales)

    A big catch off the coast of south Bryan County is making a big splash on social media.

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    A big catch off the coast of south Bryan County is making a big splash on social media.

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  • Update: Suspect arrested in connection with the fatal shooting at Carrie Mays Recreational Center

    Update: Suspect arrested in connection with the fatal shooting at Carrie Mays Recreational Center

    Sunday, April 30 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-04-30 21:29:27 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media Stock Image)(Source: Raycom Media Stock Image)

    The Richmond County Coroner’s Office confirmed to WFXG the identity of a fatal shooting victim at Carrie Mays Park on 11th Avenue.

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    The Richmond County Coroner’s Office confirmed to WFXG the identity of a fatal shooting victim at Carrie Mays Park on 11th Avenue.

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  • Temporary lane closures, shifts affecting Washington Rd. traffic in Columbia Co.

    Temporary lane closures, shifts affecting Washington Rd. traffic in Columbia Co.

    Friday, April 28 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-04-28 23:59:17 GMT
    Lane closures on Washington Rd. May 1 - May 6 (source: Columbia County)Lane closures on Washington Rd. May 1 - May 6 (source: Columbia County)

    Starting Monday, May 1 and running through Saturday, May 6, lane shifts and closures between Halali Farm Road and Gibbs Road will delay traffic in the area. These will happen daily from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., weather permitting.

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    Starting Monday, May 1 and running through Saturday, May 6, lane shifts and closures between Halali Farm Road and Gibbs Road will delay traffic in the area. These will happen daily from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., weather permitting.

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  • 'The Phantom' serial killer of children out of prison, living in Tucson

    'The Phantom' serial killer of children out of prison, living in Tucson

    Thursday, April 27 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-04-27 04:17:43 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 11:32 PM EDT2017-04-29 03:32:02 GMT
    Convicted killer William Huff was spotted riding his bicycle through a Tucson neighborhood. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Convicted killer William Huff was spotted riding his bicycle through a Tucson neighborhood. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    William Huff terrorized Sierra Vista during the spring and summer of 1967. Despite a sentence of 40 years to life, the Arizona Board of Executive Clemency voted to release him from prison into home arrest. Family members of the victims are concerned for the safety of the community, as are new members of the Clemency Board. CBS 5 Investigates videotaped Huff riding a bike through his Tucson neighborhood. There are no restrictions placed on his proximity to children.

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    William Huff terrorized Sierra Vista during the spring and summer of 1967. Despite a sentence of 40 years to life, the Arizona Board of Executive Clemency voted to release him from prison into home arrest. Family members of the victims are concerned for the safety of the community, as are new members of the Clemency Board. CBS 5 Investigates videotaped Huff riding a bike through his Tucson neighborhood. There are no restrictions placed on his proximity to children. 

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  • Have breakfast on us!

    Atlanta Bread Breakfast Club

    Atlanta Bread Breakfast Club

    FOX 54 and Atlanta Bread Company would like to take you out for breakfast! Every week, one person will win a $20 gift card from Atlanta Bread. Jay Jefferies will announce winners on air during FOX 54 News Now during the morning show, Monday through Friday 5:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

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    FOX 54 and Atlanta Bread Company would like to take you out for breakfast! Every week, one person will win a $20 gift card from Atlanta Bread. Jay Jefferies will announce winners on air during FOX 54 News Now during the morning show, Monday through Friday 5:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

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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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  • Win weather gear from FOX 54

    Watch, Text, and Win with Jay Jefferies

    Watch, Text, and Win with Jay Jefferies

    Wednesday, October 12 2016 11:46 AM EDT2016-10-12 15:46:30 GMT
    Wednesday, March 22 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-03-22 20:50:46 GMT

    Official rules and regulations for the Jay Jefferies "Weather Extra" text-to-win giveaway

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    Official rules and regulations for the Jay Jefferies "Weather Extra" text-to-win giveaway

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  • Happening today: Public meeting for Richmond County school rezoning

    Happening today: Public meeting for Richmond County school rezoning

    Thursday, April 27 2017 6:52 AM EDT2017-04-27 10:52:41 GMT
    Meeting to discuss school rezoning tonight; WFXGMeeting to discuss school rezoning tonight; WFXG

    Tonight parents will have the opportunity to hear the plans to move students from two Richmond County schools.

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    Tonight parents will have the opportunity to hear the plans to move students from two Richmond County schools.

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  • 5 arrested in Waynesboro drug raid

    5 arrested in Waynesboro drug raid

    Thursday, April 27 2017 3:09 PM EDT2017-04-27 19:09:07 GMT
    Five people arrested in Lake Crystal Dr. drug raid (source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)Five people arrested in Lake Crystal Dr. drug raid (source: Burke County Sheriff's Office)

    Five people have been arrested in a Burke County drug raid. On April 26, the Burke County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division, Crime Suppression Team, Criminal Investigations Division and uniformed deputies executed a search warrant at a home on the 500 block of Lake Crystal Drive in Waynesboro.

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    Five people have been arrested in a Burke County drug raid. On April 26, the Burke County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division, Crime Suppression Team, Criminal Investigations Division and uniformed deputies executed a search warrant at a home on the 500 block of Lake Crystal Drive in Waynesboro.

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  • Trump says China pressuring North Korea on missile, nukes

    Trump says China pressuring North Korea on missile, nukes

    Sunday, April 30 2017 8:30 AM EDT2017-04-30 12:30:47 GMT
    Sunday, April 30 2017 8:30 AM EDT2017-04-30 12:30:47 GMT

    A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile test-fire apparently failed Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third such flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts tests in nearby waters.

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    A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile test-fire apparently failed Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third such flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts tests in nearby waters.

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  • Chipotle employee accused of planting camera in women's restroom

    Chipotle employee accused of planting camera in women's restroom

    Sunday, April 30 2017 4:51 AM EDT2017-04-30 08:51:01 GMT
    Sunday, April 30 2017 4:51 AM EDT2017-04-30 08:51:01 GMT

    An initial investigation suggests that the camera was in the restroom for several days, and at least one victim has been identified, according to Chipotle.

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    An initial investigation suggests that the camera was in the restroom for several days, and at least one victim has been identified, according to Chipotle.

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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 >>
  • Governor Deal signs law to raise fees for hunting license

    Governor Deal signs law to raise fees for hunting license

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:28 AM EDT2017-04-26 13:28:39 GMT

    Hunting and fishing will soon be more expensive. For the first time in 25 years, the licenses to hunt and fish will go up.

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    Hunting and fishing will soon be more expensive. For the first time in 25 years, the licenses to hunt and fish will go up.

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  • Aiken County days away from proposing sagging pants ordinance

    Aiken County days away from proposing sagging pants ordinance

    Thursday, April 27 2017 11:53 PM EDT2017-04-28 03:53:00 GMT
    (Source: File photo / WFXG)(Source: File photo / WFXG)

    Aiken County Commissioners are ready to answer the complaints of voters by passing a ordinance outlawing saggy pants. Richmond County is planning to pass its own such ordinance in the coming weeks. Richmond County's ordinance only applies to those entering governments buildings.  For Aiken County, those saggy pants would be prohibited county-wide. 

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    Aiken County Commissioners are ready to answer the complaints of voters by passing a ordinance outlawing saggy pants. Richmond County is planning to pass its own such ordinance in the coming weeks. Richmond County's ordinance only applies to those entering governments buildings.  For Aiken County, those saggy pants would be prohibited county-wide. 

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  • Recall: Sausage may contain metal fragments

    Recall: Sausage may contain metal fragments

    Friday, April 28 2017 8:41 AM EDT2017-04-28 12:41:35 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 8:41 AM EDT2017-04-28 12:41:35 GMT

    The products, shipped to Alabama, Georgia and Florida, may have metal fragments.

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    The products, shipped to Alabama, Georgia and Florida, may have metal fragments.

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  • SC DOT holds memorial ceremony for fallen workers

    SC DOT holds memorial ceremony for fallen workers

    Friday, April 28 2017 6:36 PM EDT2017-04-28 22:36:37 GMT
    Scene where 2 SC DOT workers were killed by a hit-and-run 3/13/17 (WFXG)Scene where 2 SC DOT workers were killed by a hit-and-run 3/13/17 (WFXG)

    Honoring employees who have lost their lives on the job, South Carolina Department of Transportation held its Workers Memorial Day service Friday in Columbia. Three chairs were empty at the front with hard hats and safety vests representing the three employees who died over the past year.

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    Honoring employees who have lost their lives on the job, South Carolina Department of Transportation held its Workers Memorial Day service Friday in Columbia. Three chairs were empty at the front with hard hats and safety vests representing the three employees who died over the past year.

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