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Trees, power lines down across area

...two hours Sunday, which resulted in heavy flooding in some areas of Hereford Farm Road, Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker said. Trees were reported down in Plantation Hills Road and the Woodbridge subdivision.In Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-19/trees-power-lines-down-across
National Weather Service confirms tornadoes in Augusta area

...Plantation and Aiken Estates subdivisions.Having spent most of the morning with the survey team, Aiken County Emergency Management Director Tommy Thompson said he was surprised that the storm didn't cause any casualties.The tornado tore through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-20/national-weather-service-con
Training exercises at Fort Gordon will cause loud noises

...training exercises.Explosives and live-fire training at Fort Gordon's artillery impact area and local training area are scheduled from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m., according to Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-15/training-exercises-fort-gordo
Light earthquake shakes Barnwell County town of Blackville

...It kind of sounded like a loud rumble of thunder," said Roger Riley, the South Carolina county's emergency management director.The 2.3-magnitude earthquake was recorded 2.78 miles from Blackville at 2:19 a.m. According to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-30/light-earthquake-shakes-blac
Pam Tucker celebrates 37 years in local emergency management

...deployed to Gulfport, Miss., for nine days after Hurricane Katrina.Rusty Welsh, Columbia County's deputy emergency management director, oversees volunteer and equipment operations, which include the office's mobile command center. Tucker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-08/pam-tucker-celebrates-37-yea
Some city departments say lessons were learned from ice storm

...in a time of transition, but overall, we responded well," said James, who was appointed the city's emergency management director by the state Dec. 26.The revamped emergency ope rations plan covers 15 functions, as recommended by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-11/some-city-departments-sa
Cleanup bill lingers from ice storm that paralyzed area

...County officials voted to approve their debris removal and monitoring contracts the same day the storm hit, Emergency Management Director Tom my Thompson said. Last week, Aiken County handed FEMA its last two worksheets, allowing the county...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-25/cleanup-bill-lingers-ice-sto
Sleet reported across parts of Augusta area

Sleet has been reported in some parts of the Augusta area, according to Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker.The National Weather Service said "patchy sleet" is possible for the next few hours as a band of wintry precipitation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-25/sleet-reported-across-parts-
700 block of Broad Street to be closed to traffic Friday and Saturday

...a TEDxAugusta event will close the 700 block of Broad Street on Friday and Saturday.According to Augusta Emergency Management director Mie Lucas, the 700 block of Broad Street will be closed Friday, Jan. 30, and Saturday, Jan. 31.Commuters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-29/700-block-broad-street-be-
Across the region

...only suffered minor injuries after their small plane crashed near a Hampton County airport.Hampton County Emergency Management Director Susanne Peeples said that the pilot reported an emergency before crashing about 1 p.m. Friday at the airport...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-28/across-region