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Light earthquake shakes Barnwell County town of Blackville

Barnwell County residents woke early Monday to a loud rumble that turned out to be a minor earthquake."It kind of sounded like a loud rumble...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-30/light-earthquake-shakes-blac
Cumbee Center director to retire after decades of aiding abused

...employs about 18 people who assist around 1,800 victims of abuse annually at three locations in Aiken, Edgefield and Barnwell counties.Mixon, the center's executive director, said she knew other jobs wouldn't bring her the same satisfaction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-20/cumbee-center-director-retire
Georgia Palmore

...with the Rev. Dr. Corey Brown officiating. Interment will be in Walker Memorial Park. Mrs. Palmore, a native of Barnwell County, was a retired educator from Our Lady of Peace School, North Augusta, where she taught for 35 years. She was a...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174456736
Haley opposes wider access to Barnwell nuclear dump

...Energy Solutions landfill run by Chem-Nuclear in Barnwell County.Legislators voted in 2000 to accept waste only from...truthaboutbarnwell.com where it makes its case that the people of Barnwell County are fine with the landfill and that it operates safely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-19/haley-opposes-wider-access-ba
Georgia Palmore

...March 18, 2015 at University Hospital. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Mrs. Palmore, a native of Barnwell County, was a retired educator from Our Lady Of Peace School, North Augusta. She was a member of Moses Baptist Church...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174441558
Danny Renew

...Fox and Arron Staley officiating. Visitation will be held from 6-8 Thursday, February 19. Burial will be at the Barnwell County Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Philip Renew Jr., Stephen Renew, Louie Renew, Danny Wall, Luther Googe...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174190679
Robert Finley Sr.

...reactor type. In 1972 he served as chairman of the Barnwell County Republican Party. Mr. Finley was the Scoutmaster...officiating. Burial will follow with military honors at Barnwell County Memorial Cemetery by the airport. The family will...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174223724
Jackson spared 65 years ago from SRS construction

...parts of Aiken, Allendale and Barnwell counties to build a plant that would...and the town of Snelling in Barnwell County were saved, however, when...Allendale County and 123,000 in Barnwell County.Not only was Jackson spared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-02/jackson-spared-65-years-ago-s
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-01/book-gives-glimpse-areas-yest
Descendants of Revolutionary War soldier honor family history

...Colonial forces and horses for transport.After the war, Green established the first courthouse and jail in what is now Barnwell County.Emotions ran high after Green's grave was positioned, as Mobley and Swendsen fought back tears as they rested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-02-05/descendants-revolutionary-war