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Haley to announce jobs in native Bamberg County

...development announcement Thursday afternoon in rural Bamberg County, which has a population of fewer than 16,000 people...forthcoming news as the biggest jobs announcement in Bamberg County in memory.The NIBCO plant made PVC plumbing fittings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-20/haley-announce-jobs-native-b
Bamberg County door maker to expand

...invest $14 million in expanding its operations in Bamberg County, it announced today."Investing in our Denmark...presence in South Carolina and create 159 new jobs in Bamberg County. This announcement is another big win for one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-21/bamberg-county-door-maker-ex
Ga. man dies in Bamberg shooting

BAMBERG, S.C. - Bamberg County officials say a Georgia man died during a shoot-out in South Carolina last weekend. The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-01/ga-man-suspect-bamberg-shoot
Rural area hospitals in financial need

...BAMBERG, S.C. - The back wing of Bamberg County Hospital resembles a ghost town...Services. "It has tipped here."Bamberg County Hospital could be the poster child...late 1940s into the 1960s.Most Bamberg County residents have spent time in their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-09-17/rural-area-hospitals-financi
Owners await financial impact

ERHARDT, S.C. - Bamberg County cattlemen Todd Rentz and his brother Trent are brave, but they...Dr. Meadows said. Chris Wallace,the executive director of Bamberg County's Farm Service Agency, said cattle brought about 90 cents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/30/met_396665.shtml
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Bamberg man sentenced to life in store clerk slaying

BAMBERG, S.C. - A Bamberg County man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole in the shooting death of a 19-year-old store clerk.Michael Daniels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-26/bamberg-man-sentenced-life-s
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Jury convicts two of interstate drug operation

...marijuana in South Carolina. Elmore Moncrieft, of Bamberg County, and Albert Shaw Nelson Jr., of Miami, were found...known as "El Mo's" ranch. The owners of the Bamberg County ranch are listed as Henry Collins Odom and Esther...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/31/met_203367.shtml
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Calls from hospital labeled threats

...City Council voted to appeal the approval of a new Bamberg County Hospital, some members say they got calls from employees...so we could get on with building the hospital." Bamberg County Hospital administrator Warren Hammett said the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/26/met_106027.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...small boat overturned in a rural pond north of this Bamberg County town. Matthew Paul Williams, of Blackville, and...Williams, of Springfield, both 22, died Wednesday, Bamberg County Coroner Billy Duncan said. Their bodies were recovered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/06/met_452331.shtml
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Men accused of being drug kingpins go on trial

...to Pennsylvania. The trial of Elmore Moncrieft of Bamberg County and Albert Shaw Nelson of Miami began Tuesday in U...included delivery stops at Mr. Moncrieft's ranch in Bamberg County. "I delivered two bags with four kilos each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/22/met_202923.shtml
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