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Who will respond in an emergency?

Who will respond in an emergency?

If someone is badly injured or experiencing tremendous pain, it is an emergency and most people’s first instinct is to immediately call 911. After all, there is nothing more gratifying than the sound of an ambulance siren when a person is in desperate need of help. But ever since the beginning of 2014, most Augustans […]

If Cops Take Credit, They Also Have to Take Blame

If Cops Take Credit, They Also Have to Take Blame

If I have heard one constant in law enforcement lore in the 30 years I have been working in local media, it is that, perhaps with the exception of a large and active gang or organized crime task force in place, it is virtually impossible for local police to have a serious impact when it […]

Sacred and secular highlight Christmas Eve program

Sacred and secular highlight Christmas Eve program

On Christmas Eve at 10:30 p.m., St. John United Methodist Church will present their annual “Christmas Eve Concert and Lessons and Carols” as part of the Concerts with a Cause series. Concerts with a Cause began in 2003 when the church got a new organ and wanted an excuse to share it with the community. […]