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Aiken pedestrian struck, killed

...hit about 8:38 p.m. at the intersection of Hampton Avenue and Pendleton Street in Aiken.He was struck by a 1999 Jeep Cherokee driven by James Stewart, of Warrenville, the news release said, and died at the scene.The Aiken Department of Public Safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-26/aiken-pedestrian-struck-kill
Fiat Chrysler says it has a software fix to prevent hacking

...prevent future hacking into the Jeep Cherokee and other vehicles.The fix is a response...hackers who remotely took control of a Jeep Cherokee and changed its speed and other features...the Dodge Durango, the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Viper. Some 2015 Chrysler 200...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-22/fiat-chrysler-says-it-has-
Business news

...recall about 1.4 million cars and trucks in the U.S. just days after two hackers revealed that they took control of a Jeep Cherokee SUV over the Internet.The company also disclosed in government documents that the hackers got into the Jeep through an electronic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-24/business-news
Aiken fire engine, patrol car crash

...crashed Monday evening while responding to a fire.Lt. Jake Mahoney said the vehicles were heading to a structure fire on Cherokee Street SE around 9:30 p.m. when the Ford F-700 fire rescue vehicle and a Chevrolet Impala patrol car collided at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-16/aiken-fire-engine-patrol-car
My car is too unsophisticated to hack

...the multinational company recalled some Jeep Grand Cherokee and Cherokee SUVs, Chrysler 200 and 300 and Dodge Charger sedans...couple of men recently took control, remotely, of a Cherokee through its digital radio, and Chrysler didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-26/my-car-too-unsophisticated-ha
Automakers struggling to prevent hackers from seizing control of cars

...consultant Chris Valasek, engineered the attack on the Jeep Cherokee.Fiat Chrysler, the maker of Jeeps, is now conducting the...Pittsburgh to control the vehicle in St. Louis.They used the Cherokee's cellular connection to access its radio. From there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-05/automakers-struggling-prev
Business news

...and awarded $150 million in damages to the family of 4-year-old Remington Walden. He died in 2012 after a Jeep Grand Cherokee he was riding in was hit from behind and burst into flames.The Jeep's gas tank was mounted behind the rear axle, leaving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-11/business-news
The Artside: Arts offerings include exhibits, history, shows, contests

...tribes that inhabited the area through the British Colonial period. Among those included in the exhibit are the Catawba, Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek/Muscogee, Yuchi and the Westos/Savannah.Some of the artifacts on display are on loan from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-21/artside-arts-offering
Georgia judge cuts damages in Jeep fire death, rejects plea for new trial

...that tainted the verdict and denied it a fair trial and that it is considering legal options.Walden died after the Grand Cherokee driven by his aunt in Bainbridge, Ga., was hit from behind in March 2012 and exploded into flames. The Jeep's gas tank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-28/georgia-judge-cuts-damages
Fishing tournaments

...For more information, call Davis, (706) 533-3186.Clark Hill CommitteeSanctioned eventsMr. Clark Hill, Oct. 2-3.Cherokee BassmastersJuly 26 resultsCharles Lewis reportingRay Fitzgerald, five bass, 10.70 pounds. Randy Hardwick, five bass...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-08-06/fishing-tourname