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SC reviews permit applications for offshore seismic surveys; conservation groups opposed

...reviews.DHEC expects to make a decision on the first permit late next month and take up the other two in May, agency spokesman Jim Beasley said in an e-mail on Friday.The Southern Environ mental Law Center is filing comments on behalf of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-20/sc-reviews-permit-application
Judge orders state to release documents in Brown fight

...records in question were already put off limits by other judges in other lawsuits surrounding Brown's estate.Agency spokesman Mark Powell said lawyers were reviewing Fri day's ruling and haven't decided what to do next.Griffith also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-21/judge-orders-state-rel
Halloween curfew for SC sex offenders

...COLUMBIA - Hundreds of sex offenders across South Carolina are again subject to some restrictions this Halloween. Agency spokesman Pete O'Boyle says offenders currently being monitored by the state Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-31/halloween-curfew-sc-se
SC voter turnout lowest in 40 years

...all incumbents seeking re-election to statewide offices, congressional and state House seats won another term. Agency spokesman Chris Whitmire says that marks only the second time that turnout dipped below 50 percent in a general election...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-06/sc-voter-turnout-lowest-40-year
CIA director apologizes for Senate computer searches

...inspector general found that CIA employees acted improperly when the CIA searched Senate computers earlier this year.Agency spokesman Dean Boyd said in an e-mail to The Associated Press on Thursday that Brennan has convened an accountability board...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-31/cia-director-apologizes-
Officials say voter ID law working well in SC

...of the law since it was implemented last year."The numbers reflect what we haven't heard from voters," said agency spokesman Chris Whitmire. "We don't hear complaints about not being able to vote or being disenfranchised or general complaints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-05/officials-say-voter-id-law-wo
Audit blames Juvenile Justice turnover on low pay, long hours

...Commissioner Avery Niles didn't dispute the auditors' findings and is considering its recommendations, according to agency spokesman Jim Shuler."Commissioner Niles says he and his executive staff have constantly reviewed recruitment-and-retention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-25/audit-blames-juvenile-ju
Tentative agreement reached on South Carolina Common Core

...meetings.The stance marks a change from what Republican Superintendent Mick Zais told the media earlier this month. Agency spokesman Dino Teppara said Zais spoke "in-artfully" when he said he would direct the panels to ignore Common Core entirely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-31/tentative-agreement-reached-s
Complaint about Confederate flag on specialty Georgia tag

...In Georgia, the Department of Revenue's motor vehicle division approves proposed designs for specialty plates. Agency spokesman Nick Genesi said the old design included the Confederate battle emblem and that organizations with existing plates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-19/complaints-about-confede
Scope of Georgia Juvenile Justice abuse claim widens

...initially suspended in June over unresolved inquiries that were supposed to have been completed within 45 days. Agency spokesman Jim Shuler has said some investigations were left unresolved for about a year.Three corrections officers have been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-07-21/scope-georgia-juvenile-justice-abus