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...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
Fort Gordon air training continues through Saturday

Noise from aircraft and airborne training at Fort Gordon will continue through Saturday, according to Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker.Training began Wednesday. It is scheduled nightly from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m., Tucker said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-06/fort-gordon-air-training-con
Coughing man causes Ebola scare in Columbia County

...employees at the Columbia County tag office thought he may have the Ebola virus, according to Columbia County emergency management director Pam Tucker."The gentleman had been in another country and officials at the tag office became very concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-09/coughing-man-causes-eb
9 decontaminated after chemical exposure at Wrens home

...earlier in the afternoon and that the odor was getting stronger," said Jim Anderson, Jefferson County's emergency management director."Initial responding officers reported a burning sensation to the throat and light dizziness at which time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-16/9-decontaminated-after-chemic
Plane crash in Ga. woods kills 2

...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 crash...

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
All Augusta roads now open

...Road and Coleman Avenue at Virginia Avenue."Most of the streets affected are in very low-lying areas," Emergency Management director Mie Lucas said. "But once the rained stopped those roads cleared up pretty quickly."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-17/all-augusta-roads-now-open
Few dozen power outages remain in Augusta and Aiken areas

...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 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-21/few-dozen-power-outages-remai
Earthquake shakes storm-damaged Augusta area

...maybe knock a painting off a wall, but wouldn't cause structural damage.Pam Tucker, Columbia County's emergency management director, said she had contacted control room operators at Thurmond Dam and Hartwell Dam and there were no initial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-14/earthquake-shakes-storm-damag
Augusta motorists urged to remain off roads

...overpasses that haven't been treated for icing will be especially slick, he said.Columbia County's Emergency Management director, Pam Tucker, said Thursday evening that downed power lines and trees in roads continued to plague many portions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-13/augusta-motorists-urged-remai