A Georgia Army National Guard unit is preparing for deployment to Afghanistan.
Army officials held a departure ceremony Thursday morning for the 876th Vertical EN Company at the Georgia Baptist Convention Conference Center in Toccoa.
Officials say the engineer unit's work overseas will include repair, construction, plumbing and more.
Officials say the group from Toccoa will be deployed with nearly 150 guardsmen.
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Troopers said at least one person was killed in a crash in Greenville County on Friday.
Georgetown police are investigating an incident an incident which left one person hospitalized after a shooting in a Walmart parking lot.
The coroner said emergency personnel were dispatched to the CVS Pharmacy at 210 Ingles Place in Seneca around 6 p.m. Wednesday.
A man crashed a vehicle into a tree south of Tacoma, Washington, while naked, drunk and engaged in sexual intercourse with a female passenger, authorities said.
Officials with the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office said a man was arrested and charged on Thursday after a domestic incident.
The Greenville County Coroner's Office said a pedestrian has died after being hit by an SUV in Greenville County on Thanksgiving Day.
Officials with the Oconee County Sheriff's Office said a K9 officer who went missing on Thanksgiving was found safe on Friday morning.
Troopers said an Anderson County deputy was charged and arrested Wednesday after the deputy struck another vehicle, killing the driver, during a chase back in July.
Anderson County deputies are investigating an armed robbery at a Dollar General Friday morning, according to emergency dispatchers.
An Oregon woman has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for drug conspiracy after her inmate boyfriend died from her meth-laden kiss.
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Anderson Lights of Hope. (11/23/17)
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