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Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...27 days to close a nuclear waste storage tank as part of an agreement announced Thursday with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. Clean up of Savannah River Site's Cold War nuclear waste has been pushed back to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
Haley's choice to lead DHEC drops out as candidate

...confirmation process in the state Legislature.The Department of Health and Environmental Control issued a news release...later asked if she'd be interested in leading the Department of Health and Environmental Control. When Kitzman said yes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-22/haleys-choice-lead-dhec-drops-out-c
Haley's DHEC choice questioned about connections

...remain independent of her longtime friend, Gov. Nikki Haley, if confirmed as director of South Carolina's Department of Health and Environmental Control.Kitzman's Senate confirmation hearing opened Thurs day with Democrats asking why...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/haleys-dhec-choice-questioned
Georgia health-care enrollment tops 530,000

...deadline, and 11.4 million gained coverage overall, officials with the federal marketplace and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday.A lot of them waited until the deadline Sunday, when the marketplace saw its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-18/georgia-health-care-enrollme
Officials predict minimal environmental impact in Allendale train wreck

...derailment.In a called meeting at Mt. Hope Baptist Church on Augusta Highway, representatives from CSX, the Department of Health and Environmental Control and the Environmental Protection Agency met with residents to offer the latest information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-10/officials-predict-minimal-en
Milestones

...Morell, Katherine Ryan, Lisa Sheetz, Germariah Valencia.Group receives grant award of $940,000The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families has awarded the $940,000 Early Head Start-Child...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-02-16/milestones
Savannah River Site, S.C. DHEC agree to extend tank closure 27 days

...27 days to close a nuclear waste storage tank as part of an agreement announced Thursday with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control.The state and the U.S. Energy Department have been disputing the cleanup deadlines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-12/savannah-river-site-sc-dhec-
Nearly 10 million enrolled in Affordable Care Act

...Act, including almost 450,000 in Georgia and nearly 20,000 in the Augusta area, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.And many more are expected to do so in an effort to beat the Feb. 15 deadline, officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-04/nearly-10-million-enrolled-a
Charleston removing boats from river

...grant as well as local matching funds.It's the first time in five years the city has received money from the Department of Health and Environmental Control to remove abandoned boats.In 2010, 12 boats were removed from the water with another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-02/charleston-removing-boats-ri
Thousands sign up for Obamacare but more expected

...under the Affordable Care Act as of Jan. 16, and one of 420,000 in Georgia, according to data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. But many more are expected to scramble to get enrolled ahead of a Feb. 15 deadline to sign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-02-03/thousands-sign-obamacare-mor