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Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...Jan. 11, 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
CSX train derails near Allendale, S.C., spills unidentified chemicals

...C. - A CSX train derailed in rural Allendale County early Tuesday, leaking "hazardous...Chad Perry told The Asso ciated Press.Allendale County sheriff's Lt. Steven Robinson...Additional support from fire departments from Allendale, Fairfax and Martin, CSX Hazardous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-27/csx-train-derails-near-allend
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-28/allendale-county-train-wreck-
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-09/briefing-allendal-county-tra
Officials predict minimal environmental impact in Allendale train wreck

MARTIN, S.C. - A chemical release during a train derailment in Allendale County last month shouldn't have a long-term impact on the environment, officials told community members Tuesday, adding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-10/officials-predict-minimal-en
Augusta students not studying career fields that align with job openings, according to study

...future job openings, according to a study released Wednesday by the Savannah River Site Community Reuse Organization.Aiken, Allendale, Barnwell, Columbia and Richmond counties need to fill more than 37,000 job openings by 2019, according to TIP Strategies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-22/augusta-stu
3 Allendale shootings in one week

ALLENDALE, S.C. - Police in Allendale say they have had three shootings in the town in the past week...killed in a shooting Friday night. On Wednesday, a shooting in Allendale sent one person to the hospital. Police are also investigating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-03/3-allendale-shootings-one-we
Richmond educator among 3 Allendale superintendent finalists

The Allendale County School District is close to hiring a new superintendent...The new superintendent will start their duties in Allendale January 1, 2015, according to the release.Allendale County has been without a permanent superintendent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-13/richmond-educator-among-3-al
3 juveniles arrested in slaying of 89-year-old Allendale man

...been arrested in connection to the death of an 89-year-old Allendale man.On June 19, deputies discovered the body of Willie Johnson...to Berry.SLED investigated the case at the request of the Allendale Police Department.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-25/3-teenagers-arrested-a
Train derails in Edgefield County, causing residents to leave houses

...the second 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 textile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-10/train-derails-edgefield-coun