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South Carolina sheriff coerced sex, suit says

CHESTER, S.C. - Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood has been sued by a deputy who said he coerced her into having sex with him and then passed her over for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-05/sc-sheriff-coerced-sex-suit-
Missing plane found in SC, 2 dead

CHESTER, S.C. - Chester County officials say two people have been found dead in a small plane...he was notified Monday morning the plane was thought to be in Chester County. The names of the victims have not been released.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-27/missing-plane-found-sc-2-dea
SC skydiver dies when chute fails

CHESTER, S.C. - A Columbia man has died after his parachute malfunctioned during a jump in Chester County.Deputy Coroner Tommy Williams says 65-year-old Wolfgang Langehans died at the scene Sunday afternoon. An autopsy was planned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-05/sc-skydiver-dies-when-chute-
Business news

...is expected to be $800 million.Singapore-based Giti Tire is building its first North American plant in rural Chester County, creating 1,700 new jobs over the next decade. The manufacturing and distribution facility in Richburg will make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-16/business-news
Small SC counties count on state inmates' labor

...CHESTER, S.C. - The grass in Chester County might go uncut, county ambulances...homes.But for small places like Chester County, it provides a hard-to-replace labor pool.Chester County Supervisor Carlisle Roddey figures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-02-24/small-sc-counties-count-state-inmat
FBI probes Augusta man's sales to county

...businessman and officials from Chester County, a North Carolina newspaper reports...businessman B.R. Tadlock and Chester County Supervisor Carlisle Roddey, according...The newspaper, after analyzing Chester County purchasing reports, found that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/13/met_217425.shtml
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Prison official: Chester jail still dangerous

CHESTER, S.C. -- The Chester County jail still has more than two dozen...opened manually. Problems at the Chester County jail first arose in 2000, when...changes to begin immediately. Chester County had plans to upgrade the detention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/21/met_397907.shtml
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Census takers collect stories with statistics

...morning as a U.S. Census taker in Chester County, Tia Womack nervously approached...Department worker and another Chester County census taker, couldn't track...law's after him." People in Chester County like to let their dogs run free...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/12/met_230745.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...fights have been indicted by a Chester County grand jury. The indictments enumerate...Mary Luther and Vicky Land. Chester County assistant prosecutor Chris Taylor...Plowden said. Ms. Land, a former Chester County animal control director, was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/07/met_449591.shtml
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2 white men beat black teen at store

CHESTER, S.C. --- The Chester County sheriff is asking state and federal agents to help investigate the beating of a black teen by two white men. Brothers Donald...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/23/met_153784.shtml
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