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North Augusta reservoir project on schedule

...operational by 2017. The improvements are largely proactive, City Administrator Todd Glover said. After learning of a chemical spill on the Elk River in West Virginia early last year, Glover said, he became concerned that a similar incident in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-09/north-augusta-reservoir-proje
Memorial to honor Graniteville train wreck victims on 10th anniversary

...Saturday will honor those killed in a deadly train wreck in Graniteville on the 10th anniversary of the derailment and chemical spill.The event at the University of South Carolina Aiken Student Activity Center is titled "Celebrating Recovery, Moving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-31/memorial-honors-graniteville
Company blamed for W.Va. spill files for bankruptcy

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The company blamed for a chemical spill that left 300,000 West Virginians without safe drinking water filed for bankruptcy Friday.Freedom Industries Inc., facing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-17/co-blamed-wva-spill-files-
Region's emergency officials urge benefit of new warning systems

...National Oceanic and Atmos pheric Administration at schools and public facilities for all civil emergencies, including chemical spills and dam failure? A massive database with thousands of addresses and Face book sites for individuals, hospitals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-31/regions-emergency-officials-u
Evacuees worry about what's next

...residents running for their lives."People were just laying on their (car) horns screaming, 'Get out, get out, chemical spill.' I saw a man and a woman running out of their house screaming. It was something out of a movie, out of a horror...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2005-01-07/evacuees-worry-about-whats-ne
Several schools will stay shut down

...schools in the Graniteville area, spent two nights volunteering at shelters set up for residents displaced by the chemical spill."I'm just thankful this accident didn't happen during the day when children were at school," Mr. Murphy said. "It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2005-01-09/several-schools-will-stay-shu
SRS investigates leak

...s executive vice president for liquid waste, said special teams with air monitoring equipment determined that the chemical spill did not pose any danger to anyone in the vicinity of the facility. "They came at it from both upwind, downwind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2006-11-05/srs-investigates-leak
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St. Paul's Episcopal survived its trials

...a number of trials since the church's founding in 1886.In 2005, St. Paul's was at the "ground zero" of a chemical spill that killed nine people and displaced thousands from their homes, said the Rev. Doug Puckett, the pastor of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-13/st-pauls-episcopal-survived-i
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Man awarded $275,000 in Graniteville wreck suit

...awarded $275,000 to a man who claims to suffer permanent lung injuries from the deadly Graniteville train wreck and chemical spill.Attorney Paul Dominick said today that the case is the first resulting from the January 2005 crash to be decided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-19/man-awarded-275000-train-wre
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Spill kills fish in canal near Waycross

The Satilla Riverkeeper says a chemical spill discovered in a Waycross drainage canal has killed some fish kill but poses no risk to the river.Riverkeeper Bill Miller said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-25/spill-kills-fish-canal-near-