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Belton, S.C., spill a cautionary tale on pipeline safety, advocates say

...of gasoline on a 365-acre property at the intersection of Lewis Drive and West Calhoun Road near Belton in rural Anderson County. That came roughly eight months after a spill on a different property in Belton caused $1.1 million in damage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-15/belton-sc-spill-cautionary-ta
Florida man, 86, drowns in SC lake

IVA, S.C. - Officials say an 86-year-old Florida man has drowned in an Anderson County lake.Multiple media outlets reported Pablo Lopez Garcia, of Newberry, Florida, died Tuesday afternoon.Deputy Coroner Don...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-26/florida-man-86-drowns-sc-lake
Kinder Morgan sued over South Carolina spill

A lawsuit filed Thursday in Anderson County alleges that a pipeline company with a project expected to affect the Augusta area was "reckless" in maintaining a pipeline that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-05/kinder-morgan-sued-over-south
1 caught, 2 sought after police dog killed

...they have arrested one man and are looking for two others after a K-9 police dog was shot following a carjacking in Anderson County.Sheriff John Skipper tells local media outlets that 23-year-old Sergio Martin has been charged with attempted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-22/1-caught-2-sought-afte
SC football coach faces student sex charge

...Belton-Honea Path High School football coach has been charged with sexual battery involving a former student.The Anderson County Sheriff's Office tells local media that 43-year-old Rafael Traynum of Williamston was arrested Thursday after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-04/sc-football-coach-face
Body in SC well; suspect charged

ANDERSON, S.C. - An Anderson County man has been charged with murder in the death of a woman whose body was found in a well earlier this year.Multiple media outlets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-04/body-sc-well-suspect-c
SC charity low on food

ANDERSON, S.C. - Two charities that provide food to the poor in Anderson County say they are running low on supplies. The Anderson Independent-Mail reported officials at the charities say a lack of donations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-09-01/sc-charity-low-food
Across South Carolina

...in death of inmateANDERSON, S.C. - Officials in Anderson County say an inmate has died of a heart attack.Deputy...Friday and was headed outside for a work detail at the Anderson County Detention Center when he collapsed, the Independent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-27/across-south-carolina
SC cop charged, fired

...inappropriate touching was recorded on video at a recreation center in Anderson on March 16.Scott turned himself into the Anderson County jail Thursday.Scott was fired Monday.His attorney, Druanne White, said the charges are "absolutely ridiculous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-01/sc-cop-charged-fired
Ex Marine struck, killed at SC truck stop

...Love's Travel Stop store to his truck in Fair Play when a tractor-trailer ran over him about 4 a.m. Thursday.Anderson County Chief Deputy Coroner Charlie Boseman says Libert was carrying postcards addressed to his mother and niece.Boseman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-10/ex-marine-struck-killed-sc-t