Graniteville Train Accident | The Augusta Chronicle

...freight train carrying chemicals hit a parked train near an Avondale Mills plant in Graniteville, South Carolina. The impact...Norfolk Southern, the largest settlement was to the owners of Avondale Mills, which closed in 2006. Changes in the federal regulations...

Jimmie Johnson still putting up a fight

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Jimmie Johnson is doing his best to play spoiler now that his championship chances are done.The six-time NASCAR...

Kyle Busch cruises to Xfinity Series win at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kyle Busch dominated again at Phoenix International Raceway, leading 190 of 200 laps Saturday in his record eighth...

3 drivers make Chase finale as Junior wins at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. advanced to the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship finale after...

It's 'every man for himself' in fight to stay in Chase

AVONDALE, Ariz. - It could be feast or famine for three organizations trying to advance their drivers into NASCAR's championship race...

Avondale collecting higher Graniteville rates

...the word from the lawyer representing Avondale Mills to the company's Graniteville...injunction of higher rates imposed in July by Avondale. "The people need to pay the bills...and get this issue behind them," said Avondale attorney Terry Richardson Jr. on Friday...

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Avondale's local plants play big role in denim industry

Avondale Mills is one of the world's largest...corporate citizens. Glamourous or not, Avondale Mills' eight local plants play a crucial...the company," said Craig Crockard, Avondale Mills' vice president of planning and...

Avondale, railroad reach settlement

AIKEN --- Norfolk Southern and Avondale Mills have settled a lawsuit over the...blame for the closure of their business. Avondale Mills was suing the railroad company...and was expected to stretch into June. Avondale Mills' attorney, Terry Richardson...

Avondale to defend water rates in litigation

A top official with Avondale Mills said Friday that his company...president of corporate development for Avondale. "There may be other avenues we may...other avenues might be. But he did say Avondale plans to abide by Thursday's court...

Avondale Mills to modernize Graniteville plants

AIKEN - Avondale Mills Inc., announced Tuesday it will spend $40 million...Stephen Felker, chairman and chief executive officer of Avondale Inc. - the parent company of Avondale Mills. However, as many as 50 employees at the Hickman...

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