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Screams, panic caught on video as shark charges at swimmers near beach

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A Florida beach cleared out – with the exception of a woman and lifeguard who tried to save her – when a shark was spotted heading straight toward swimmers on Tuesday afternoon. The panic of the 10-foot shark and people screaming from the pier was caught on tape.
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How To Treat A Snakebite

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What if you or someone else suffers a snakebite?  Do you know what to do and what not to do?

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Augusta Fire Chief Warns Of Dangers Of Internet "Fire Challenge"

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Augusta Fire Chief Chris James is warning teens and parents about the dangers of the internet "Fire Challenge".
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VIDEO: Panic as shark charges swimmers at beach

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A Florida beach cleared out – with the exception of a woman and lifeguard who tried to save her – when a shark was spotted heading straight toward swimmers on Tuesday afternoon. The panic of the 10-foot shark and people screaming from the pier was caught on tape. “This just happened off Navarre Beach Pier... 10 ft hammerhead going right at a swimmer and lifeguard.....insane!” wrote Dan Flynn, who posted the video to Facebook. More>>

Adopt-A-Pet: July 30, 2014

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The CSRA Humane Society appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon with Mary Morrison and Anne Sawyer on July 30th.
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Koala survives 54-mile ride clinging to car's grill

Timberwolf clung to a car for 54 miles. Australia Zoo Facebook photo Timberwolf clung to a car for 54 miles. Australia Zoo Facebook photo
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An adorable little koala survived an amazing high-speed ride by clinging to a car for 54 miles on an Australia highway. The koala suffered a torn nail during the ordeal. More>>

Quick Cooking w/Karin Calloway: Baba Ganoush

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If you're perusing the farmer's market and come across some beautiful, purple eggplant- or if you've got a bumper crop of eggplant in your backyard garden-you'll want to whip up some of this week's Baba Ganoush.
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Your Hometown Stories: Rich History Of Augusta's First Rock 'N Roll Band Video included

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Johnny Hensley and the Red Hots were in the CSRA this past weekend. Our John Lynn got an exclusive look at the rich history of Augusta's very first rock band in a WJBF Your Hometown Stories segment. More>>

NC woman tests positive for Ebola virus

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A second American working in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus, according to the Christian group with whom she works. Nancy Writebol, from Charlotte, was helping a missionary group that is treating Ebola patients in Monrovia, Liberia, when she contracted the deadly virus.Writebol and her husband David are employed by Serving in Mission, which has been working with Samaritan's Purse at the Ebola Consolidated Case Management Center? since the current outbreak began in March. The h... More>>

Public Memorial Service Set For Dr. Connie L. Drisko, Dean Emeritus Of The GRU College of Dental Medicine

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A public memorial service has been planned for Dr. Connie L. Drisko, former Dean of the College of Dental Medicine at Georgia Regents University. More>>

Recall Of Stone Fruits And Related Made-In-Store Products Sold In Georgia Due To Possible Health Risk

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Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of some stone fruits and some in-store made products containing recalled fruits due to a possible health risk.
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Are Pit Bulls Good Pets Or Potential Problems? Video included

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We’ve reported on three recent incidents involving people being hurt by pit bulls. The dog breed raises a lot of debate online.


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CAUGHT ON TAPE: Dozens of baby turtles hatch and head home

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You likely have seen the bumper stickers "sea turtles dig the dark". You can truth in action thanks to the Florida Keys Turtle Cam that captured quite a site Friday night, using infrared lighting and a live-streaming, high-definition "turtle webcam".The feed recorded the hatch of about 100 baby loggerhead sea turtles that bolted from the hole and headed straight to the Atlantic Ocean under dim moonlight.The camera uses infrared lighting so hatchlings won't be confused by artificial light and ... More>>

Top 10 hot spots for germs

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Germs are everywhere - you simply can't avoid them. About 99% of them won't even harm us but that 1% can wreak havoc on our bodies at times.We were curious what places are the germiest. According to Prevention here are the top 10 worst germ spots:1. Kitchen faucet2. Garbage disposal3. Welcome mat4. Vacuum cleaner5. Dish towel6. Car dashboard7. Soap dispensers8. Restaurant ketchup bottles9. Refrigerator seal10. Cell phone That metal aeration screen at the end of the faucet is a total germ magnet. More>>

Elks Lodge 205 sponsoring safety awareness program

Bike Safety Day Saturday, July 26th

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Elks Lodge 205 is sponsoring Bike Safety Day on Saturday, July 26th at the Elks Lodge, 205 Elkdom Court from 10am until Noon. More>>

Adopt-A-Pet: July 23, 2014

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The Aiken County Animal Services appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on July 23rd with Mary Morrison and Anne Sawyer.
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SC 45th Nationwide in Children’s Well-Being

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South Carolina ranks 45th in the nation in the latest “Kids Count” survey of children’s well-being. It looks at areas like economic well-being, education, health, and family and community.
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Pittsburgh doctor sings to newborns after delivery

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A Pittsburgh doctor is gaining national attention for his unique tradition of singing to each baby he delivers. He has delivered more than 8,000 babies during his career. More>>

Non-profit transforms donated wedding dresses into 'angel gowns'

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NICU Helping Hands is based out of Fort Worth, Texas and was founded by Lisa Grubbs in 2013. Since beginning the organization has created 12,000 angel gowns. More>>

Fruit Recall Affects Costco, Trader Joe's, And Walmart Stores

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A California company is recalling fruit packed at its warehouses due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The recall affects fruit sold at several national chain stores.
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Quick Cooking w/ Karin Calloway: Sweet Chili Salmon

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A large piece of fish, such as a side of salmon or bright pink steelhead trout, makes an impressive meal for guests.. More>>

Family & friends poisoned by fish caught on vacation

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Karen Goncalves gave her son, Austin, a dream vacation fishing in the Bahamas. The 15-year-old loves fishing and spends much of his spare time on the water. They went with a friend of his and Karen's boyfriend. But a few days into the vacation they all got violently ill.They were rushed to a hospital for treatment and placed on IV fluids, but the medical staff didn't immediately know what was wrong. They were all flow... More>>

Rescue Group Removing Dogs From Augusta's Animal Shelter

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As per a new city ordinance, rescue groups are removing dogs from Augusta's animal shelter.
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3-year old fighting Proteus Syndrome

Proteus Syndrome: Go Trey, GO!! Video included

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3-year old Trey Mills, from Harlem, GA is one of only 200 people in the world with Proteus Syndrome, which causes rapid growth-- not only of the limbs, but of the organs.
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Sick sea turtle swims to Florida Keys hospital

An injured sea turtle sawm to the Turtle Hospital's boat basin in the Florida Keys. An injured sea turtle sawm to the Turtle Hospital's boat basin in the Florida Keys.
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Was it luck or intuition? An injured sea turtle knew just where to go to get help.
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Greenville, South Carolina

Man pleads guilty to dragging dog behind his truck

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In Greenville, South Carolina a man pleads guilty to dragging a dog behind his truck for miles -- in exchange for drugs and alcohol. Now he'll spend more than a decade behind bars. Jenna Troum with the story. "there she goes." This was Andra Grace back in December, covered in bandages after multiple surgeries.judge: what are you here today to do? owens: plead guilty to my charges and get it behind me.This is Roger Owens, who admits he accepted alcohol and drugs, in exchange for getting rid of... More>>

The Kelley Brothers Announce Celebrity Golf Tournament And Concert

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The Kelley Brothers are pleased to bring their inaugural Golf Tournament and Concert to Evans, Georgia, on Monday, October 27, 2014. The Kelley Brothers created this exciting event in order to give back to the community by combining two of their favorite things – golf and music.
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Georgia Group Petitions President Obama

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The Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and KidsAndCars.org are partnering to petition the White House to authorize research technologies that could prevent children from being left in hot cars. Officials say they're looking to gather 100,000 signatures by Aug. 12 to push President Barack Obama to authorize federal officials to research technology that could detect a child left along in an unattended vehicle. The petition is hosted on the White House's We The People website. GTLA president Linl... More>>

Groundbreaking Research In Augusta Could Change Lives Across The Country Video included

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It was devastating for parents with children suffering from epilepsy when news broke that Georgia lawmakers failed to a pass a bill this year that would allow clinical trials with cannabis oil. This week, though, Governor Nathan Deal met with a British drug manufacturer to talk about the possibility of trials with a marijuana-based drug. The drug would help treat children with seizures, and would be conducted at Children's Hospital of Georgia.
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Woman Donates Kidney to Old High School Classmate

Woman Donates Kidney to Old High School Classmate Video included

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Kidney disease is the ninth leading cause of death, and in the Augusta area, the rates of kidney disease are above the national average. On Saturday, the community celebrated Kidney Action Day to raise awareness about the disease.More than 31 million people in America suffer from kidney disease. This disease has been linked to conditions such as high blood pressure and diabetes. News Channel 6’s Nicole Snyder caught u... More>>

1 on 1: Kidney Disease in the CSRA Video included

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Kidney disease is the ninth leading cause of death and here in the Augusta area, the rates are above the national average. More>>

Despite New Law Allowing It, SC Families Can’t Get Cannabis Oil

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A new South Carolina law allows the possession of cannabis oil, with a doctor’s prescription, for the treatment of epilepsy. But there’s a big problem: no one can get it.
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Rescue Groups Will Need Help To Take Pets If Adoption Policy Is Changed

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After a public outcry, Augusta looks at changing adoption policy at the animal shelter to let rescue groups take unaltered pets as advocates are crying for help to get these animals to new home. WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story. More>>

Augusta Asking For Citizen Feedback Through Online Survey Video included

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Ever wanted to tell Augusta officials what you think about the city? With a new online survey, you can. More>>

WJBF Extra: A Look At Ambulance Care In The CSRA Video included

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When life threatening medical emergencies happen, first responders, emergency medical technicians, and paramedics are the first ones on the scene. News Channel 6's Mike Miller rode along with several ambulance crews to see what they go through on a day to day basis. More>>

UPDATED ON 6: Acting VA Secretary Visits Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center Video included

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The acting secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) visited the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta Thursday. More>>

Sarasota fishermen encounter 'monster' Hammerhead shark

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A 14-foot-long Hammerhead shark gave some local fisherman a big scare over the weekend when it went after a Tarpon they had hooked on their line. More>>

Woman Contracts Flesh-Eating Bacteria After Bike Accident Video included

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An everyday bike accident became a one-in-a-million disaster for a healthy 21-year-old woman. Kylie Marble and her mom talk to Dan Cassuto about the scary event. More>>

Don't use spray sunscreen on kids, says consumer group

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Consumer Reports is advising that spray sunscreens not be used on or near children until an FDA study is completed. The FDA announced in June that it was investigating the possible risks of spray sunscreen, according to Consumer Reports. More>>

Adopt-A-Pet: July 9, 2014

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The Augusta Animal Services appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon July 9th.
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Texas man saves dogs on 'death row,' trains them to be K9s

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A Texas man and his staff have rescued and trained more than 60 canines this year from "death row." They are trained in drug and explosive detection and scent tracking. More>>

Quick Cooking w/ Karin Calloway: Sweet Sticky Rice w/ Mango

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When it comes to desserts, most of us have a favorite. For some, it's creme brulee. For others, it might be chocolate cake, berry pie or bread pudding. More>>

VIDEO: 6 Beagles Taste Freedom for the First Time Video included

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Six beagles that have spent their entire lives in cages for laboratory research took their first steps of freedom on Tuesday. More>>

Local Cannabis Oil Trials Give Hope to Parents

Local Cannabis Oil Trials Give Hope to Parents Video included

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Governor Nathan Deal met with a British drug manufacturer to talk about the possibility of trials with a marijuana-based drug. The drug would help treat children with seizures, and would be conducted at Children’s Hospital of Georgia. After Georgia lawmakers failed to a pass a bill this year that would allow clinical trials with cannabis oil, many parents have been waiting for a ray of hope. Governor Deal, the company... More>>

Summer of the shark: Are more great whites a good thing?

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Is this the summer of the shark — or is it just another case of great white hype?
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Chimp attack victim seeks primate sale rules

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A Connecticut woman blinded and disfigured by a chimpanzee attack will visit Washington this week to urge the passage of rules to make it harder to keep primates as pets.Charla Nash, who lost her nose, lips, eyelids and hands after she was mauled by her employer's 200-pound pet chimpanzee in 2009, said people who buy baby chimps would be wrong to think they will be harmless, childlike companions."There are many people that know nothing about myself and what happened. The more awareness is mad... More>>

Venus the cat appears to have 2 faces

"Venus the Amazing Chimera Cat" appears to have two faces because of her distinct fur markings. Facebook photo "Venus the Amazing Chimera Cat" appears to have two faces because of her distinct fur markings. Facebook photo
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An adorable cat with humble beginnings on a North Carolina dairy farm has found fame on the internet. "Venus the Amazing Chimera Cat" appears to have two faces because of her distinct fur markings.
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Dangers of leaving pets in hot cars

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On a warm day, temperatures inside a vehicle can rise rapidly to dangerous levels. On an 85-degree day, for example, the temperature inside a car with the windows opened slightly can reach 102 degrees within 10 minutes. After 30 minutes, the temperature will reach 120 degrees. Your pet may suffer irreversible organ damage or die. Make sure your pets have enough shade and water on hot days. Animals experts with the Humane Society explain, "Animals pant to evaporate moisture from their lungs, ... More>>

25 Things more likely to kill you than a shark

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Does Shark Week and stories about shark attacks have you worried? Here is a list of things you are statistically more likely to die from than a shark bite. More>>

Poisonous Cottonmouth snake found in toilet

A snake was discovered in a toilet in Hueytown, Alabama. Hueytown Police Facebook page photo A snake was discovered in a toilet in Hueytown, Alabama. Hueytown Police Facebook page photo
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Imagine going to use a toilet and seeing a poisonous snake slithering in the commode. It actually happened to a construction worker in Hueytown, Alabama.
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'Katharine' the great white shark in Sarasota waters Video included

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A great white shark being tracked by scientists for nearly a year has made her way to Sarasota waters.
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Kitten Sounds Like Squeaky Toy When Touched

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This cute video is sure to make your day. More>>

Lady Antebellum Pavilion Crowds July 4th, 2014 Video included

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Thousands packed the Evans Towne Center Park for the 4th of July celebration. More>>

Father of Toddler Who Died in Hot Car Denied Bond Video included

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The Atlanta man accused of leaving his son in a hot car to die had his day in court today, facing murder charges.
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Owner Desperate To Find Beloved Family Dog That Disappeared After Car Accident Video included

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A local man is making an urgent plea for help from people who travel through an intersection where he recently had a wreck. Thursday, WJBF News Channel 6's Dee Griffin talked with the man about how his dog disappeared in all the chaos and his desperation to find him. More>>

Horse rescued after falling into sinkhole

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Officials with the Wilson County Emergency Management officials say a horse that fell into a sinkhole Thursday morning. The horse's owner said he believes "Boomer" was eating grass and fell into the hole after something startled the horse.Boomer had to be sedated before being pulled out by a wrecker. Boomer was rescued was treated by a veterinarian. It’s unclear how badly Boomer was injured. More>>

Adopt-A-Pet: July 2, 2014

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The Aiken County Animal Services appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on July 2nd.
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Quick Cooking w/Karin Calloway: Spiced Quinoa and Arugula Salad

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Leftovers for lunch can be pretty boring. But if you plan your dinner menu so that you can use the components in a completely different meal for lunch it's a win-win situation.
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Teens capture 6-foot alligator

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CLEBURNE -- A teenager in Texas called 911 asking, "If you were to catch an alligator, what would you do with it?" The Cleburne police dispatcher said, "Uh... I wouldn't catch an alligator in the first place." For Joey Kane, Craig Kite, both 14,and another friend it was a little late for that. The teens were checking their fishing net on Buffalo Creek Tuesday night when they found the gator.The boys called police after they pulled the 6-foot reptile onto land by its tail and wrapped its snout... More>>

More Pets Go Missing July 4th, Numbers Show Video included

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WJBF News Channel 6's Deon Guillory explains why more pets go missing on July 4th than any other day of the year.
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Atlantic's 1st Tropical Depression of 2014 Forms

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Tropical Depression One forms off the Florida Coastline...
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University Hospitals Mobile Mammography Unit

Buddy Check 6 - February 2014

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University Hospital's Mobile Mammography Unit is a convenient way for women to get a life saving exam. In tonight's Buddy Check 6 Report, Kimberely Scott shares how businesses can use this tool to help their employees stay healthy. While insurance coverage has changed for many, the importance of early detection has not....and University Hospital is using it's mobile mammography unit to meet the need. Andrea Lum Freeman, "we know that mammogram's and early detection saves lives." Freeman was n... More>>

Breast Health Center

Cancer Answer - University Hospital Offers Help

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In this month's Cancer Answer report, we take a closer look at the services offered through University Hospital's Breast Health Center. From support to money, if you need it, they've got it. Kimberely Scott has the story. University Hospital's Breast Health Center is described by those who work there as the area's best kept secret. Andrea Lum Freeman, "so we need to get the word out that women and not only women , but men who have been affected by breast cancer personally have a place to come... More>>

New Position Suggested For Augusta's Animal Shelter Video included

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A new proposal to reduce the number of animals being put down at Augusta Animal Services' shelter Department will be floated next week as city leaders  sit down to discuss possible policy changes at the department. More>>

Local Personal Trainer Offers Free Fitness Classes

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The ability to stop by the gym for a quick workout is a not a reality for most people. While some may desire to get fit, the expensive fees for a gym membership and access to a club is difficult.One personal trainer in the small town of Dearing, Georgia is making it his goal to get his community active.Jimmy Lane spends his day as a full-time personal trainer at the Family Y in Thomson, but in the evenings and on Satu... More>>

1 on 1: Breast Cancer Charity Ride Video included

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WJBF News Channel 6's Deon Guillory talks with Nicola Felder, President of STAR Motorcycle Club in Augusta about a charity ride.

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Adopt-A-Pet: June 25, 2014

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Southern Souls Rescue appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on June 25th.
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New Pet Licenses, Mandatory Spay and Neuter Rules Before Commissioners Video included

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The long awaited changes to Augusta's Animal Services ordinance are now before Augusta Commissioners. Proposed changes include pet tags and fees, and mandatory sterilization. WJBF News Channel 6's George Eskola has the story.
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Augusta Commission Wants Better Cooperation With Rescue Groups At Animal Shelter Video included

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Augusta's city leaders want to see better cooperation between Augusta Animal Services and animal rescue groups. More>>

Riverbanks Zoo & Garden Video included

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World Oceans day is this Saturday Kendra Burdett..one of the outstanding aquarists at the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden visited Television Park ti discuss the seventeena brought a giant hermit crab. More>>

New Adaptive Golf Program Comes to Aiken

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The Walton Foundation for Independence is partnering with The First Tee of Aiken to launch Aiken's first adaptive golf program for persons with disabilities. More>>

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Augusta Animal Shelter Getting Vet Help And Maybe New Regulations For Pet Owners

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Augusta pet owners could be getting licenses for their dogs and cats, be mandated to have them fixed, and not chained up while vets volunteer at the Augusta's animal shelter to help with adoptions. More>>

Quick Cooking w/Karin Calloway: Prosciutto-Wrapped Chicken with Bourbon Mushroom Sauce

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How about a restaurant style meal made right at home? 
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Unusual Friends

A Cub and a Puppy are friends

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People are overloading on cuteness because of this sweet video right here. The cheetah cub and puppy are on a play date. The two were paired together at the San Diego Zoo. The cheetah was rejected by his mother so now the puppy has been paired with him to calm the cheetah down. Seems to be the perfect start to a cuddly friendship. More>>

Dean Emeritus Of The GRU College Of Dental Medicine Dies

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Dr. Connie L. Drisko, former Dean of the College of Dental Medicine at Georgia Regents University, died Sunday at Georgia Regents Medical Center after a short battle with acute myelogenous leukemia. More>>

Confirmed: the First Case of the Chikungunya Virus in Georgia

Confirmed: the First Case of the Chikungunya Virus in Georgia Video included

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The Georgia Department of Public Health confirmed the first human case of the Chikungunya virus in the state this year. The number of people infected by the mosquito-borne virus is growing quickly, and officials in the CSRA are working to stop the spread of the disease. Mayor Deke Copenhaver announced this week as Mosquito Awareness Week in the City of Augusta to let us all know that these bugs present a real danger. ... More>>

New Water Problems Fixed in Keysville Video included

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Neighbors upset about more water problems in Keysville, GA

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Greenville County Deputy Shoots Suspect With Knife

Greenville County Deputy Shoots Suspect With Knife

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AP-SC--Deputy ShootingGreenville County deputy shoots suspect with knifeEds: APNewsNow. GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Greenville County sheriff's deputies say an officer has shot and wounded a suspect who approached him with a knife. Deputy Drew Pinciaro says officers were called to a domestic problem at an apartment complex shortly before 7 p.m. Sunday An officer spotted the suspect armed with a knife who ran from the deputy. Pinciaro said the deputy caught up with the suspect near the tennis cour... More>>

1 on 1: Preview of Department of Public Health's Health Fair Video included

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 Nicole Stokes-Anderson, with the Public Health Department, talks to WJBF News Channel 6's Deon Guillory about Saturday's health fair. More>>

Health Department sponsors health fair

Health Fair

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The Georgia Department of Public Health is sponsoring a FREE health fair for families in the CSRA. It will be happening Saturday, June 20th, 9 AM to 4 PM at the Augusta Convention Center on Reynolds Street. There will be free health screenings and fitness demonstrations. For more information, you can call 706-721-5900. More>>

Adopt-A-Pet: June 18, 2014

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The Humane Society of Morgan County appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on June 18th with Mary Morrison. Three adorable boxer mix sibling puppies are black and whiteMango held by Katie Bell; white and brown Blaze held by Belinda Bell, and brown and white Sonny held by Avis Lyle.Hannah Bell is holding nine weeks old Luna, a Maine Coon mix, and Anne Sawyer has brother Brownie. All the pets have been altered and are up to date on vaccinations. All cats and kittens are just $35 through the e... More>>

Quick Cooking w/Karin Calloway: Muffuletta Bread

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It's lunchtime.Are you brown bagging it today?Dreading the same old boring sandwich?On today's quick cooking, Karin Calloway whips up some Italian ingredients to turn plain old bread into a tantalizing Italian meal. You like French bread pizza? What about a piled-high New Orleans-style muffuletta? This week I'm combining the two in some hot, bubbly Muffuletta Bread that I like to serve as an accompaniment to a big summer salad or cut into small pieces as an appetizer when we entertain.The muf... More>>

VIDEO: Ultra-slow-motion Of Dog Drinking

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Check out this video of a dog drinking water at 1000 fps. More>>

SC Lawmakers Restore Millions for Family Caregivers

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Thousands of South Carolinians who are caring in their homes for loved ones with illnesses or disabilities will be able to get some help, after state senators voted Wednesday to restore $2 million to the state budget. Gov. Nikki Haley had vetoed the money that would be used for respite care. Respite care provides a break to those caregivers so they can run errands, get some rest, or just have a break from providing round-the-clock care. Amy Davenport cares for her 29-year-old daughter Stepha... More>>

Grizzly Gets Up Close and Personal

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An Alaskan wild-life enthusiast was enjoying some grizzly bears catches their food in the McNeil River. All of sudden, one of them decided to join him. More>>

Puppy and baby cheetah become best friends

A baby cheetah has discovered a dog is more than just man's best friend. More>>

VIRAL VIDEO: Dog Loves Leaf Blower

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This dog loves putting its face into the wind caused by a leaf blower. More>>

Myrtle Beach zoo owner worries construction project could put her out of business Video included

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Construction on the SC-31 extension project continues on the Grand Strand. The 225 million dollar project will extend the roadway to highway 707 near Moss Creek Road. In August, D.O.T. will begin building a bridge over Enterprise road. Calvin Causey has lived on Enterprise road his whole life. He's been through construction on the Horry County road many times before and said it doesn’t bother him. “I mean I’m... More>>

Kitten rescued from SC town's storm drain

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The Town of Bluffton sent photos after a town building inspector, Bluffton Police Officer, and Cleland Supervisor rescued a 5-week old kitten, More>>

VIRAL VIDEO: Double Amputee Cat Walks Down The Stairs

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Boots is a double amputee cat that was saved from euthanasia at just 10 days old. Life is hard for any orphan kitten, but even harder for a kitten with just 2 paws. However, she doesn't seems to be hindered at all when it comes to getting around the house. More>>

VIRAL VIDEO: Dog Uses Catapult To Play Fetch

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This is what happens when an engineer owns a dog. More>>

Animal Planet series will feature man who lives and works on the Great Pee Dee River Video included

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 A new Animal Planet series called "American River Renegades" will feature one man who lives and works on the Great Pee Dee River. More>>

VIRAL VIDEO: Bear Cubs Wrestling in Backyard

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Momma bear was eating grass and the cubs were having a ball in this man's backyard. More>>

VIRAL VIDEO: Mother Bear Rescues Baby Bear From Road

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This video was captured in Kootenay National Park in British Columbia. More>>

VIRAL VIDEO: Cat Wearing Shark Costume Riding Roomba

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These videos have a combined 13 million views. More>>

SC dog who had pipe stuck on his head now is pipe-free and adopted

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A feral dog with a pipe stuck on its head for several days, is now pipe free and has been adopted. The Oconee County Sheriff's Office sent new photos to our sister station WSPA-TV, soon after the animal was cleaned up and given a bath. More>>

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    Cancer Answer - University Hospital Offers Help

    Cancer Answer - University Hospital Offers Help

    Monday, June 30 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-07-01 03:00:26 GMT
    In this month's Cancer Answer report, we take a closer look at the services offered through University Hospital's Breast Health Center. From support to money, if you need it, they've got it. Kimberely Scott has the story. University Hospital's Breast Health Center is described by those who work there as the area's best kept secret. Andrea Lum Freeman, "so we need to get the word out that women and not only women , but men who have been affected by breast cancer personally have a place to come...
    In this month's Cancer Answer report, we take a closer look at the services offered through University Hospital's Breast Health Center. From support to money, if you need it, they've got it. Kimberely Scott has the story. University Hospital's Breast Health Center is described by those who work there as the area's best kept secret. Andrea Lum Freeman, "so we need to get the word out that women and not only women , but men who have been affected by breast cancer personally have a place to come...
  • Cancer Answer - January

    Cancer Answer - January - Healthy Eating, Healthy Life

    Cancer Answer - January - Healthy Eating, Healthy Life

    Monday, January 27 2014 11:38 PM EST2014-01-28 04:38:59 GMT
    For many people healthy eating and exercise can lead to a healthy living....and research shows that when it comes to fighting any disease the same formula will go a long way. More now in tonight's Cancer Answer.With recent news of new updated nutrition labels coming from the FDA, nutritionist like Rachel Johanek, with University Hospital say this is good news for their patients, especially those fighting cancer, "there are several fruits and vegetables along those lines, apples and berries an...
    For many people healthy eating and exercise can lead to a healthy living....and research shows that when it comes to fighting any disease the same formula will go a long way. More now in tonight's Cancer Answer.With recent news of new updated nutrition labels coming from the FDA, nutritionist like Rachel Johanek, with University Hospital say this is good news for their patients, especially those fighting cancer, "there are several fruits and vegetables along those lines, apples and berries an...
  • What Rights Do Neighborhood Watch Programs Have?

    What Rights Do Neighborhood Watch Programs Have?

    Monday, July 15 2013 6:47 PM EDT2013-07-15 22:47:58 GMT
    Neighborhood watch programs are designed to be the eyes and the ears of their community. So, how do you stay safe while keeping your streets safe at the same time? WJBF News Channel 6's Barclay Bishop has the story.
    Neighborhood watch programs are designed to be the eyes and the ears of their community. So, how do you stay safe while keeping your streets safe at the same time? WJBF News Channel 6's Barclay Bishop has the story.
  • Buddy Check 6More>>

  • University Hospitals Mobile Mammography Unit

    Buddy Check 6 - February 2014

    Buddy Check 6 - February 2014

    Monday, June 30 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-07-01 03:24:21 GMT
    University Hospital's Mobile Mammography Unit is a convenient way for women to get a life saving exam. In tonight's Buddy Check 6 Report, Kimberely Scott shares how businesses can use this tool to help their employees stay healthy. While insurance coverage has changed for many, the importance of early detection has not....and University Hospital is using it's mobile mammography unit to meet the need. Andrea Lum Freeman, "we know that mammogram's and early detection saves lives." Freeman was n...
    University Hospital's Mobile Mammography Unit is a convenient way for women to get a life saving exam. In tonight's Buddy Check 6 Report, Kimberely Scott shares how businesses can use this tool to help their employees stay healthy. While insurance coverage has changed for many, the importance of early detection has not....and University Hospital is using it's mobile mammography unit to meet the need. Andrea Lum Freeman, "we know that mammogram's and early detection saves lives." Freeman was n...
  • Breast Cancer Survivors

    Buddy Check 6 - May - Eating healthy can help during treatment

    Buddy Check 6 - May - Eating healthy can help during treatment

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 9:45 PM EDT2014-05-08 01:45:18 GMT
    Time now for our monthly buddy check 6 report.Tonight, we introduce you to two special ladies who helped beat cancer by eating right. But they did a lot more than just that for themselves.When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer life as she wants new it changes. Her life is now field with doctors visits medications and sometimes operations. Eating right and taking care of her body are also important during this time. Carolyn and Sherry changed their eating habits and got more than they we...
    Time now for our monthly buddy check 6 report.Tonight, we introduce you to two special ladies who helped beat cancer by eating right. But they did a lot more than just that for themselves.When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer life as she wants new it changes. Her life is now field with doctors visits medications and sometimes operations. Eating right and taking care of her body are also important during this time. Carolyn and Sherry changed their eating habits and got more than they we...
  • Mammograms Make A Difference

    Buddy Check 6: Finding Breast Cancer Early Makes a Difference

    Buddy Check 6: Finding Breast Cancer Early Makes a Difference

    Thursday, March 6 2014 11:53 PM EST2014-03-07 04:53:41 GMT
    In this month's Buddy Check 6 report, Renee Hinson found her breast cancer early and now she's sharing her story encouraging other women to do the same.
    In this month's Buddy Check 6 report, Renee Hinson found her breast cancer early and now she's sharing her story encouraging other women to do the same.
  • Kid ConnectionMore>>

  • Elks Lodge 205 sponsoring safety awareness program

    Bike Safety Day Saturday, July 26th

    Bike Safety Day Saturday, July 26th

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:38:58 GMT
    Elks Lodge 205 is sponsoring Bike Safety Day on Saturday, July 26th at the Elks Lodge, 205 Elkdom Court from 10am until Noon.
    Elks Lodge 205 is sponsoring Bike Safety Day on Saturday, July 26th at the Elks Lodge, 205 Elkdom Court from 10am until Noon.
  • DSS Will Ask to Hire 202 More People to Handle Caseload

    DSS Will Ask to Hire 202 More People to Handle Caseload

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:04:37 GMT
    South Carolina DSS will ask lawmakers next year for the budget to hire 202 more people, 109 of which would be caseworkers to lessen the burden on those with heavy caseloads now.
    South Carolina DSS will ask lawmakers next year for the budget to hire 202 more people, 109 of which would be caseworkers to lessen the burden on those with heavy caseloads now.
  • SC 45th Nationwide in Children’s Well-Being

    SC 45th Nationwide in Children’s Well-Being

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:35 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:35:02 GMT
    South Carolina ranks 45th in the nation in the latest “Kids Count” survey of children’s well-being. It looks at areas like economic well-being, education, health, and family and community.
    South Carolina ranks 45th in the nation in the latest “Kids Count” survey of children’s well-being. It looks at areas like economic well-being, education, health, and family and community.
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