FBI says investigation into Allendale train derailment ongoing

An FBI spokesman said Friday an investigation into a train derailment in Allendale County is ongoing nearly four months after the incident.Around 2 a.m. on Jan. 27, a CSX train derailed in Martin, S.C., resulting...

Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...26, 2015 Savannah River Site When the Cold War began in the 1950s, the nation called on Aiken, Barnwell and Allendale counties to provide about 200,000 acres of farmland and forest. Nearly 1,500 families were displaced in the...

Train hits semi truck in Johnston, but no one hurt

...train carrying chemicals and prompting the evacuation of several homes.In late January, a CSX train derailed in Allendale County, spilling hydrochloric acid and diesel fuel and sending two workers to an Augusta hospital. A nearby paper and...

Norma Houck

...at her residence. Mrs. Drummond was a native of Allendale County and a daughter of the late Norman Wilson and Fannie Hall Drummond. She was retired having work for Allendale County Bank and Clerk for the Town of Fairfax. She was...

Train derails in Edgefield County, causing residents to leave houses

...train derailment in the Augusta area this year. In late January, a CSX train derailed in Martin, S.C., in Allendale County, spilling hydrochloric acid and diesel fuel and sending two workers to an Augusta hospital. A nearby paper and...

Briefing on Allendale County trail derailment to be held Tuesday

The Allendale County Sheriff's Office will hold a briefing at Mt. Hope Baptist Church in Martin, S.C., Tuesday regarding the derailment of a...

Prevent the next rail disaster today

A CSX train derailed in Allendale County, S.C., on Jan. 27, injuring the conductor and engineer and dumping more than 19,000 gallons of hydrochloric acid, 4...

CSX, Crimestoppers teaming up to offer $10,000 reward in Allendale County train derailment

CSX is teaming with Crimestoppers to offer a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the Jan. 27 derailment of its train near Martin, S.C.

CSX train derails near Allendale, S.C., spills unidentified chemicals

...CSX train derailed in rural Allendale County early Tuesday, leaking "hazardous...told The Asso ciated Press.Allendale County sheriff's Lt. Steven Robinson...American Red Cross arrived.Allendale County Fire Chief Roger Stanley is...

Jackson spared 65 years ago from SRS construction

...Between January 1951 and June 1952, more than 73,000 acres were acquired in Aiken County, about 4,000 in Allendale County and 123,000 in Barnwell County.Not only was Jackson spared but it also got a boost from the plant's construction...