Allendale County train wreck leaked acid

Tuesday morning's train derailment in Allendale County spilled hydrochloric acid along with some diesel fuel, CSX officials said Wednesday. Work was still underway to limit environmental...

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...

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...

Allendale County awaits day it gets back its schools

...over the out-of-control Allendale County School District in July 1999...counted, state officials said. Allendale County landed on a list of impaired...preparing a "Hitler deal" for Allendale County. "This Hitler is going to...

Allendale County improves

...and three other schools in the Allendale County school district are seeing improvements...Harrelson, a 28-year veteran of Allendale County schools. A change to Allendale's...quicker." In August, the Allendale County school board, which had been...

Allendale County honors local troops killed in Iraq

...small park near where the railroad tracks cross U.S. Highway 301 on Monday to see the park dedicated in honor of Allendale County's two losses in the Iraq war, Sgt. Orenthial J. Smith and Marine Pfc. Rodricka Youmans.The space around the...

Allendale County site of hunting TV show

...hogs near Allendale for a national television show. A crew from Cabela's Sportsman's Quest TV show will be in Allendale County Oct. 26-30 to film the hunting show with the show's host, Jay Novacek, formerly a tight end with the Dallas...

Allendale County is worst in state for kids, poll says

...welfare and education of children once again placed Allendale County at the bottom of the list in South Carolina. "There's...all tied up in it," said the superintendent of Allendale County Schools. "When we don't have the businesses...

Threats close Allendale County schools

ALLENDALE, S.C. -- All five of Allendale County's schools closed early Thursday after three of them received bomb threats. A 2 1/2 -hour search, however, at both Allendale-Fairfax...

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...