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Plane crash in Ga. woods kills 2

...two people have died in the crash of an amateur-built experimental biplane in west Georgia. Carroll County Emergency Management Director Tim Padgett told The Associated Press early Monday that two people were found dead at the scene of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-14/plane-crash-ga-woods-kills-2
Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Augusta area

...McCormick counties in South Carolina are included in the watch.Large hail up to 2.5 inches in diameter, wind gusts up to 70 miles per hour and tornadoes are possible, according to Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-23/severe-thunderstorm-watch-is
Few dozen power outages remain in Augusta and Aiken areas

...by Monday morning, making sure not to block roadways, ditches and storm drains, she said.Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker said crews Friday picked up debris along some streets in Evans, including Blue Ridge Drive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-21/few-dozen-power-outages-remai
Officials report second plane crash in Edgefield County

...been identified by authorities, was forced to crash land, Edgefield County dispatch said.Edgefield County Emergency Management Director Mike Casey said the Piper Tri-Pacer experienced engine trouble.After failed attempts to restart the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-02/officials-report-secon
Ice storm could cause power outages, impassable roads

...best practices from that," Lucas said.Lucas advised residents to stay home, if possible.Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker said crews added two pallets of salt to stocks and replenished supplies of rocks Monday to treat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-10/ice-storm-could-cause-power-o
Pilot killed in Edgefield plane crash

...was killed when a small airplane crashed Monday night in Edgefield County, authorities said.Edgefield County Emergency Management Director Mike Casey said the man, whose name was withheld pending notifying the next of kin, was the only person...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-11-25/pilot-killed-edgefield
Cold weather brings seasonal reminders to protect homes, cars and pets

...Service.Thursday's high could reach 60 degrees before warmer weather returns for the weekend.Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker said residents prepared well for low temperatures on Tuesday and Wednesday. No problems were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-13/cold-weather-brings-seasonal-
Augusta deserves much better

...they fight for scraps of power for their inflated egos.We lost a fantastic lady in former Richmond County Emergency management Director Pam Tucker. Once away from the bickering and backstabbing of our glorious city planners, that lady has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-12-22/augusta-deserves-much-be
1 killed at South Carolina paper plant

...The accident happened around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Resolute Forest Products plant in Catawba.County emergency management director Cotton Howell says two employees climbed into an old tank outside the main production area to do some maintenance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-01-22/1-killed-sc-paper-plant
Augusta fire chief looks back and ahead after first year

...of four people in the department's upper ranks, including Chief Howard Willis, who was also Richmond County emergency management director.The fire department had come under scrutiny and criticism after revelations of questionable side businesses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-02-03/augusta-fire-chief-looks