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Eureka got its start as Seigler's Station

EUREKA --- Skirting the junction of South Carolina highways 19 and 191, Eureka's one of those communities that's always been...told where he was, he sarcastically muttered, "Eureka, I found it."For the past 20 years, longtime...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-07-25/eureka-got-its-start-seiglers
Metro
Arrests stir Eureka arson investigation

...years' worth of incident reports in the Eureka fire district after two members of the...20, both of Aiken, are members of the Eureka Volunteer Fire Department. Mr. Graham...enter burning buildings, according to Eureka Volunteer Firefighter and former Fire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/25/met_416707.shtml
Metro
Mrs. Patricia Barron (EUREKA, S.C.)

EUREKA, S.C. - Entered into rest on Monday...James L. Barron, of 192 Johnston Hwy., Eureka. She was preceded in death by her parents...survived by her husband, James L. Barron of Eureka, S.C.; her son, Joseph Michael Tavelle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/06/obi_383306.shtml
Obituaries
Ralph Lee Fields - (EUREKA, S.C.)

EUREKA, S.C. - Entered into the Lord's rest on Monday, January 18, 2010, Ralph Lee Fields, Sr., age 73 of Eureka, S.C., beloved husband of Lillian Brown Fields. A celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday, January 20...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/19/obi_563711.shtml
Obituaries
Cut congressional pay? Eureka!

...getting by on lower wages and finding ways to cut back during the downturn -- and these are the folks that pay our salaries."Eureka! Finally, a cause for bipartisanship!Any representative or senator who does not hop on this bill to cut his or her pay should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-03-10/cut-congressional-pay
Editorials
Mystery still surrounds 1986 Aiken County slaying of Jackie Council

...children.Nearly five years later, loggers discovered the nude body of a black woman on South Carolina Highway 191 just south of Eureka near Shaw's Creek. Then-Aiken County Coroner Sue Town send said the body had been there for years.In 1993, facial reconstruction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-11/mystery-still-surround
Two children diein South Carolina fire

...early morning trailer fire Tuesday in the Eureka community took the lives of two small...County Coroner Sue Townsend said both the Eureka and Center volunteer fire departments...the family. Sizemore Security and the Eureka Fire Department are also gathering donations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/31/met_199091.shtml
Metro
Blazes thrive in dry winter

EUREKA, S.C. - For South Carolina Forestry Commission Warden Glen Fulmer, Thursday...highest rates in the nation. The peak time is from January to mid-April. The Eureka Volunteer Fire Department responded to this blaze, believed to be caused...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/24/met_402148.shtml
Metro
Girls remembered a year after fire

EUREKA - Junree Morin hadn't returned to the site where two of his friends burned...said faulty wiring was thought to be the cause of the fire. The Center and Eureka volunteer fire departments responded to the blaze at the corner of Lake Shore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/03/met_212339.shtml
Metro
As good as new

When James Barron bought a tumbledown farmhouse in Eureka, S.C., in 1976, his friends thought he had lost his...HOME WITH ... OWNERS: James and Pat Barron LOCATION: Eureka, S.C. SQUARE FOOTAGE: 5,200 square feet AGE AND STYLE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/01/liv_350206.shtml
Life & style