Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Boating accident on Thurmond Lake hospitalizes 1

...on Saturday afternoon hospitalized an unidentified male after his leg was sliced open by a propeller blade.Sgt. Doyte Chaffin, of the Geor gia Department of Natural Re sources' Law Enforcement Divi sion, said the boat was pulling an inner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-21/boating-accident-thurmond-la
Higher water levels lure bigger crowds to Thurmond Lake

...relatively few problems."Overall, I'd have to say it's been a relatively calm weekend," said Law Enforcement Sgt. Doyte Chaffin of Georgia's Wildlife Resources Division.The reservoir ? less than a foot from its full pool ? is 7.75 feet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-27/higher-water-levels-lure-bigg
No fawning on fawns

Who hasn't heard a story of a little lost fawn, separated from its mother, left to perish in the woods? Doyte Chaffin, a law enforcement corporal with Georgia's Wildlife Resources Division, hears it all the time. "Right now, we've...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/15/pav_378581.shtml
Rob Pavey
Georgia strives to reduce holiday tickets on water

...The word is out, but a lot of times people just don't follow the rules," said Wildlife Resources Division Corp. Doyte Chaffin, who patrols Thurmond Lake. The Department of Natural Resources' Region III (Thomson, Ga.) district - which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/30/out_347442.shtml
Outdoors
Treacherous waters

...swimming below New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam, and it isn't really a good place to swim," said law enforcement Cpl. Doyte Chaffin of the Georgia Wildlife Resources Division. Drownings in that portion of the river aren't unusual, and the most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/28/met_423502.shtml
Metro
Rangers prepare for traffic

...reach their equipment as quickly. "It can take some people about 20 minutes to find what they need," DNR Cpl. Doyte Chaffin said. "If something happens, they are going to need those things faster than that." On Friday, DNR Rangers took...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/25/met_347465.shtml
Metro
Rangers prepare for holiday rush

...reach their equipment as quickly. "It can take some people about 20 minutes to find what they need," DNR Cpl. Doyte Chaffin said. "If something happens, they are going to need those things faster than that." On Friday, DNR rangers took...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/25/met_347469.shtml
Metro
Deadly Georgia boating incident raises awareness

...it that way."Any holiday, we try to step up all of our efforts on BUIs and major safety incidents," said Sgt. Doyte Chaffin, a Georgia Department of Natural Resources ranger who patrols waters in Columbia, Lincoln and McDuffie counties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-01/deadly-georgia-boating-incide
Safety advocate honored

...18 hunter education classes that helped certify 490 students in 2002. McLeskey also volunteers with the Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Fort Gordon Sportsman Club. He was nominated for the honor by DNR Law Enforcement Cpl. Doyte Chaffin.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/16/out_369143.shtml
Outdoors
Thomson-based Hobbins named ranger of the year

...boating and environmental crimes, in addition to numerous law enforcement duties. According to supervisor Sgt. Doyte Chaffin, Hobbins' dedication and stellar work ethic has earned him the respect of both his peers and the public. During...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/02/out_542876.shtml
Outdoors