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SC bill would change magistrate selection

...coworkers and inappropriately during a criminal domestic violence seminar.Last year, a former magistrate from Abbeville County received a Supreme Court reprimand after pleading guilty to official misconduct of trading money and preferential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-19/sc-bill-would-change-m
Private, public school advocates clash over court mandate to fix SC's poor schools

...group's president and CEO, Ellen Weaver, laid out ways the state could respond to the Court's November decision in Abbeville County School District v. State of South Carolina, which said leaders had failed to provide adequate educational opportunities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-03/public-private-school-ad
Group pushing SC school reform

...government relations, Continental Tire Corporation, and five representatives from the districts that sued the state in Abbeville County School District v. The State of South Carolina Supreme Court.State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-21/group-pushing-sc-school-r
James Williamson Sr.

...formerly of Highway 252, died Tuesday, January 06, 2015 at Richard Campbell Veterans Nursing Home. Born in Abbeville County, he was a son of the late Alonzo and Ella McClellan Williamson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173786050
Longtime sheriff pleads not guilty in bribery case

...misdemeanor charges, three of them accused of misusing state inmate labor. Saluda County Sheriff Jason Booth and Abbeville County Sheriff Charles Goodwin pleaded guilty, but avoided jail time.Sheriff Sam Parker of Chesterfield County was found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-07-01/longtime-sheriff-pleads-not-guilty-
SC judge scolded for taking sexual favors

A county judge from Abbeville County who pleaded guilty to official misconduct of trading money and preferential treatment for sex acts has received one final scolding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-14/sc-judge-scolded-takin
Home stands 10 years after Abbeville standoff

...next to the home is unclear.Abbeville County officials refuse to release...said Charles Goodwin, who was Abbeville County sheriff when the standoff happened...and the times she had come to Abbeville County from her home in North Haverhill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-07/home-stands-10-years-after-ab
2 more nurses sue for wrongful firing after TB outbreak

...three nurses who have sued DHEC because of their firings.Reckenbeil sued Thurs day on behalf of Anne Ashley of Abbeville County and La trina Richard of Laurens County, who were fired June 11.Ashley had worked with DHEC almost 20 years. Rich...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-29/2-more-nurses-sue-wrongful-fi
Sen. Scott builds base across SC in first 8 months

...S. Sen. Tim Scott apologized for his abrupt departure to the two dozen or so people who came to his meeting in Abbeville County.Scott's day was scheduled to the minute, and he had two more stops to make: hosting the governor's re-election...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-08-31/sen-scott-builds-base-across-sc-fir
SC sheriff sex tape probed

ABBEVILLE, S.C. - Abbeville County officials are asking state police to investigate Sheriff Charles Goodwin amid a sex tape scandal.The County Council voted Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2012-07-10/sc-sheriff-sex-tape-probed