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Investigation into Allendale train derailment continues

...hydrochloric acid, diesel and other materials. A nearby plant was evacuated and two train employees were treated at an Augusta hospital.Officials told locals at a community meeting near the derailment that the leak should not have any long-term impact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-24/investigation-allendal
Aimee Copeland | The Augusta Chronicle

...about to finish a master's degree and be fitted for two bionic hands. Less than a month after her release from an Augusta hospital, Aimee Copeland is making significant strides in her physical rehabilitation. Don't Miss Databases: Search...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/aimee-copeland
Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...that include a Intensive Care Unit, 24 new private rooms and a new lobby. Even amid all the dust of construction, Augusta hospitals continue to focus on providing cutting-edge treatments and research and enjoy a growing reputation as a regional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals
Regents help fund University Hospital residency expansion

...Georgia Board of Regents gave its OK on Tuesday. The board approved the recommendation to grant $800,000 to the Augusta hospital, which, despite its name, is not part of nearby Georgia Regents University. The hospital will partner with GRU's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-19/regents-help-fund-univer
Drill tests airport emergency preparedness

...It's really difficult when you have people coming and leaving," she said.Later the injured were taken to several Augusta hospitals by public transit bus."It will give the hospitals the opportunity to test their surge capacity," said Mie Lucas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-06/drill-tests-airport-emergency
Train hits semi truck in Johnston, but no one hurt

...CSX train derailed in Allendale County, spilling hydrochloric acid and diesel fuel and sending two workers to an Augusta hospital. A nearby paper and textile plant had to be evacuated, but no workers were injured.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-05-14/train-hits-semi-truck-johnsto
Train derails in Edgefield County, causing residents to leave houses

...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 plant had to be evacuated, but no workers were injured.The railroad company and Crimestoppers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-10/train-derails-edgefield-coun
1-year-old pulled from pool, still alive

A toddler was pulled from a swimming pool Monday afternoon, still alive, and was receiving treatment at an Augusta hospital.The 1-year-old's parents found him in their backyard pool in the 3400 block of Cannongate Drive, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-06/1-year-pulled-pool-still-ali
Augusta VA reduces wait times for patients

...Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center, admits scheduling data has not always been a "friend" to the Augusta hospital.That's why he said it was "very encouraging" to see the turnaround achieved in wait-time statistics at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-09/augusta-va-reduces-wait-time
Would you like outrage with that?

...the activists at the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine aren't "lovin' it."In fact, they say the Augusta hospital and others with similar fast-food operations "jeopardize the health of the communities the hospitals are meant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-28/would-you-outrage