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  • Religious freedom group claims Ft. Gordon soldiers were forced to attend Christian event

    Religious freedom group claims Ft. Gordon soldiers were forced to attend Christian event

    Monday, October 16 2017 10:11 PM EDT2017-10-17 02:11:41 GMT
    Fort Gordon (WXFG)Fort Gordon (WXFG)

    The founder of a religious freedom organization is calling for an investigation at Fort Gordon after soldiers claimed they were forced to attend a religiously-focused event on base.

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    The founder of a religious freedom organization is calling for an investigation at Fort Gordon after soldiers claimed they were forced to attend a religiously-focused event on base.

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  • Five arrested in allegedly racial cold-case slaying

    Five arrested in allegedly racial cold-case slaying

    Monday, October 16 2017 1:14 PM EDT2017-10-16 17:14:28 GMT
    Monday, October 16 2017 1:44 PM EDT2017-10-16 17:44:34 GMT

    Timothy Coggins was just 23 years old when his brutally beaten body was found in Spalding County in 1983.

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    Timothy Coggins was just 23 years old when his brutally beaten body was found in Spalding County in 1983.

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  • Can you help investigators identify this wanted man?

    Can you help investigators identify this wanted man?

    Friday, October 13 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-10-13 15:17:55 GMT
    Man wanted for using stolen credit card; Source: Columbia County Sheriff's OfficeMan wanted for using stolen credit card; Source: Columbia County Sheriff's Office

    The Columbia County Sheriff's Office needs your help to identify this suspect. This man is wanted for...

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    The Columbia County Sheriff's Office needs your help to identify this suspect. This man is wanted for...

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  • WANTED: Richmond County Sheriff's Office looking for shoplifting suspect

    WANTED: Richmond County Sheriff's Office looking for shoplifting suspect

    Friday, October 13 2017 10:50 AM EDT2017-10-13 14:50:30 GMT
    Wanted suspect for shoplifting in Richmond County; Source: Richmond CountyWanted suspect for shoplifting in Richmond County; Source: Richmond County

    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for your help to identify a suspect. The man pictured is wanted for...

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    The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is looking for your help to identify a suspect. The man pictured is wanted for...

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  • New business adds virtual reality and ax throwing to downtown entertainment

    New business adds virtual reality and ax throwing to downtown entertainment

    Monday, October 16 2017 10:33 AM EDT2017-10-16 14:33:21 GMT
    The formal ribbon-cutting event Friday, October 20, 2017, will see the release of a brand-new escape room called Asylum. Just in time for Halloween; WFXG.The formal ribbon-cutting event Friday, October 20, 2017, will see the release of a brand-new escape room called Asylum. Just in time for Halloween; WFXG.

    A new business in Augusta is adding virtual reality, ax throwing, and escape games to the downtown's rolodex of entertainment.

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    A new business in Augusta is adding virtual reality, ax throwing, and escape games to the downtown's rolodex of entertainment.

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  • Cheerleader coach in forced splits investigation not charged

    Cheerleader coach in forced splits investigation not charged

    Monday, October 16 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-10-16 15:08:36 GMT
    Monday, October 16 2017 2:19 PM EDT2017-10-16 18:19:22 GMT

    A cheerleader coach fired after a video showed him forcing girls to do painful splits has been fired, but will not face criminal charges.

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    A cheerleader coach fired after a video showed him forcing girls to do painful splits has been fired, but will not face criminal charges.

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  • Richmond Co. Sheriff's Office is looking for this woman

    Richmond Co. Sheriff's Office is looking for this woman

    Friday, October 13 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-10-13 14:16:36 GMT
    Porsha Sade Brown; Credit: RCSOPorsha Sade Brown; Credit: RCSO
    Porsha Brown is wanted for Aggravated Assault and Simple Battery. The incident occurred at 420 East Boundary Apt I-210, on October 11th. Any information concerning this suspect, please contact Inv. April Cody or any Violent Crimes Investigator at the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office (706) 821-1020 or 821-1080. Copyright 2017 WFXG. All rights reserved.More >>
    Porsha Brown is wanted for Aggravated Assault and Simple Battery. The incident occurred at 420 East Boundary Apt I-210, on October 11th. Any information concerning this suspect, please contact Inv. April Cody or any Violent Crimes Investigator at the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office (706) 821-1020 or 821-1080. Copyright 2017 WFXG. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Butler High School to receive 600 wireless devices from Sprint 1Million Project

    Butler High School to receive 600 wireless devices from Sprint 1Million Project

    Monday, October 16 2017 9:51 AM EDT2017-10-16 13:51:56 GMT

    October 16th, 2017, Butler High School will host Richmond County School System's Sprint 1 million project kickoff. The project is designed to close the gap between students who don't have access to internet at home. 

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    October 16th, 2017, Butler High School will host Richmond County School System's Sprint 1 million project kickoff. The project is designed to close the gap between students who don't have access to internet at home. 

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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 >>
  • After Harvey, family in TX lives in renovated garage

    After Harvey, family in TX lives in renovated garage

    Thursday, October 12 2017 1:44 AM EDT2017-10-12 05:44:54 GMT
    Thursday, October 12 2017 1:44 AM EDT2017-10-12 05:44:54 GMT

    After being rescued by police boat during Harvey's rains, the the family returned home, but their focus wasn’t the three-bedroom house -  they to made the garage their temporary living quarters.

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    After being rescued by police boat during Harvey's rains, the the family returned home, but their focus wasn’t the three-bedroom house -  they to made the garage their temporary living quarters.

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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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  • Deputies: Woman attempted to run over ex-boyfriend, crashed into his home

    Deputies: Woman attempted to run over ex-boyfriend, crashed into his home

    Thursday, October 12 2017 7:18 AM EDT2017-10-12 11:18:11 GMT
    Thursday, October 12 2017 7:21 AM EDT2017-10-12 11:21:07 GMT
    Jaquata Garrett (Source: SCSO)Jaquata Garrett (Source: SCSO)

    Spartanburg County deputies said a woman was arrested after trying to run over her ex-boyfriend and hitting his house with her car early Wednesday morning. 

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    Spartanburg County deputies said a woman was arrested after trying to run over her ex-boyfriend and hitting his house with her car early Wednesday morning. 

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  • Google pledges $1 billion to fund non-profit education

    Google pledges $1 billion to fund non-profit education

    Thursday, October 12 2017 7:35 PM EDT2017-10-12 23:35:41 GMT
    Monday, October 16 2017 2:35 PM EDT2017-10-16 18:35:52 GMT
    Google says it will spend $1 billion on nonprofit organizations to help raise education levels around the world and committed its employees to spend a million hours of volunteer time doing the same.More >>
    Google says it will spend $1 billion on nonprofit organizations to help raise education levels around the world and committed its employees to spend a million hours of volunteer time doing the same.More >>
  • Community plans to unite for locating missing people

    Community plans to unite for locating missing people

    Friday, October 13 2017 9:21 PM EDT2017-10-14 01:21:35 GMT
    Community plans to unite for locating missing people (wfxg)Community plans to unite for locating missing people (wfxg)
    Community members gathered tonight to watch Janell Carwell's story that viewed last week on "Crime Watch Daily." A teen who was last seen in Augusta on April 17th. Her stepfather has been charged with murder and kidnapping and her mother also charged with concealing a death. After the viewing of Carwell's story Pastor Angela Hardin asked everyone to join a new organization to locate missing people. It is called J Alert, in honor Janell Carwell and Jullian Williams; who also...More >>
    Community members gathered tonight to watch Janell Carwell's story that viewed last week on "Crime Watch Daily." A teen who was last seen in Augusta on April 17th. Her stepfather has been charged with murder and kidnapping and her mother also charged with concealing a death. After the viewing of Carwell's story Pastor Angela Hardin asked everyone to join a new organization to locate missing people. It is called J Alert, in honor Janell Carwell and Jullian Williams; who also...More >>
  • High 5 4 Kids: Jackson Prather

    High 5 4 Kids: Jackson Prather

    Friday, October 13 2017 10:21 AM EDT2017-10-13 14:21:59 GMT
    Jackson Prather's earliest memories have always centered around a bouncy green ball and a racket... he dreams of becoming a tennis star. It's one sport that requires weeks, months and years of dedicated practice. Something he's no stranger to. “I started really young. We’d do little clinics. Little foam non-bouncy balls.” Non-bouncy balls quickly became bouncy balls. It wasn't long before Jackson started dominating the competition.  After school bells d...More >>
    Jackson Prather's earliest memories have always centered around a bouncy green ball and a racket... he dreams of becoming a tennis star. It's one sport that requires weeks, months and years of dedicated practice. Something he's no stranger to. “I started really young. We’d do little clinics. Little foam non-bouncy balls.” Non-bouncy balls quickly became bouncy balls. It wasn't long before Jackson started dominating the competition.  After school bells d...More >>
  • Women ID as assault, harassment victims with 'me too' tweets

    Women ID as assault, harassment victims with 'me too' tweets

    Monday, October 16 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-10-16 11:37:54 GMT
    Monday, October 16 2017 8:40 PM EDT2017-10-17 00:40:28 GMT
    Thousands of women respond to actress Alyssa Milano's call to tweet "me too" in order to raise awareness of sexual harassment and assault amid allegations of sexual misconduct by movie mogul Harvey Weinstein.More >>
    Thousands of women respond to actress Alyssa Milano's call to tweet "me too" in order to raise awareness of sexual harassment and assault amid allegations of sexual misconduct by movie mogul Harvey Weinstein.More >>
  • White firefighter fired for bringing watermelon as gift; defended by black colleagues

    White firefighter fired for bringing watermelon as gift; defended by black colleagues

    Wednesday, October 11 2017 11:57 AM EDT2017-10-11 15:57:37 GMT
    Wednesday, October 11 2017 11:57 AM EDT2017-10-11 15:57:37 GMT

    A tradition went wrong when a firefighter brought a watermelon as a gift to his new station. He was fired because some black colleagues were offended, but other African-American firefighters stuck up for him.

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    A tradition went wrong when a firefighter brought a watermelon as a gift to his new station. He was fired because some black colleagues were offended, but other African-American firefighters stuck up for him.

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  • Wings of Freedom Tour to feature WWII vintage planes at Greenville Downtown Airport

    Wings of Freedom Tour to feature WWII vintage planes at Greenville Downtown Airport

    Wednesday, October 11 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-10-11 20:52:36 GMT
    Wednesday, October 11 2017 9:59 PM EDT2017-10-12 01:59:11 GMT
    (Source: Collings Foundation).(Source: Collings Foundation).

    The Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom Tour will bring vintage WWII planes to the Greenville Downtown Airport Oct. 27-29. The display will feature a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator, B-25 Mitchell, and North American P-51 Mustang.  

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    The Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom Tour will bring vintage WWII planes to the Greenville Downtown Airport Oct. 27-29. The display will feature a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator, B-25 Mitchell, and North American P-51 Mustang.  

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