CSX train carrying chemicals derails near Allendale, S.C.

...Allendale, Fairfax and Martin, CSX Hazardous Materials, Savannah River Site Hazardous Materials, Allendale and Barnwell County Emergency Preparedness offices, the state Emergency Management Division, the state Department of Health and Environmental...

Teenager shot several times in Barnwell County

...Tuesday morning after being shot more than once in Barnwell County.About 10:15 a.m., deputies responded to Black...18-year-old male victim had been shot "at least twice," Barnwell County Sheriff Ed Carroll said.The victim ? whose name and...

EFCO to build new plant in Barnwell County

EFCO to build new plant in Barnwell County By Chad Bray South Carolina Bureau Web-posted July 25...window maker plans to build a $17 million plant near the Barnwell County Airport and hire up to 1,000 people. EFCO Corp. said Thursday...

Barnwell County sheriff follows in father's footsteps

BARNWELL, S.C. - Barnwell County Sheriff Ed Carroll sits at his desk and peers through the same...anywhere else," he said. Filling his father's shoes as Barnwell County sheriff makes Sheriff Carroll proud, but he struggles to remember...

Snowfall brings power outages to Barnwell County

BARNWELL, S.C. -- In Barnwell County, the Friday snowstorm caused numerous electrical outages...and minor wrecks as cars slid into ditches.However, in Barnwell County, there were no major injuries or incidents are known at this...

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Book gives glimpse of area's yesteryear

...agricultural assessment and a photo of some crop or livestock it enjoys raising. Lincoln County has poultry, for example. Barnwell County has black Angus cattle.The back cover shows the Augusta Herald Buil ding, what we now call the News Building...

Jackson spared 65 years ago from SRS construction

...homes and land.Jackson and the town of Snelling in Barnwell County were saved, however, when changes to the nuclear...about 4,000 in Allendale County and 123,000 in Barnwell County.Not only was Jackson spared but it also got a boost...

Court urges Chem-Nuclear safety

...better protect the groundwater from contamination at Barnwell County's low-level radioactive waste disposal site...does not present a health risk to the residents of Barnwell County or the state, and that sampling of nearby private...

Mary Hadden

...2014, Mrs. Mary Ellen Dyches Hadden, 92, wife of the late Mr. Charlie Edgar Hadden. Mrs. Hadden was born in Barnwell County, SC to the late Bennie Rutledge Dyches and Idalice Alinease Hartzog Dyches. She was a member of Woodlawn Baptist...

James Gloster remembered for farming, faith

...he cared about or allowing others to pick fresh vegetables from his garden.Gloster was born Dec. 16, 1930, in Barnwell County to Ella Hunter Gloster and Elmore Gloster.In 1949 he married Lee Anner Johnson and that marriage lasted 54 years...