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Brush fire closes Talatha Church Road for a time in Aiken

...worked the scene. By 7 p.m., the New Ellenton Fire Department remained to clean up, Cooper said.Aiken County fire investigators are expected to visit the location Monday in search of a possible cause.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-21/brush-fire-closes-tala
Columbia County house destroyed by fire as family escapes

...necessities. He said it was too soon to comment on the origin of the fire, but it appeared to be accidental. A fire investigator was called to the scene to determine what caused the blaze.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-08/columbia-county-house-destroy
FPL Food to reopen May 27

...processes beef products and employs about 500 people, according to the Augusta Economic Development Authority.Fire investigators said electrical problems are the likely cause.Plant officials initially said the it would be closed for about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-19/fpl-food-reopen-may-27
Fires on Florence, Cedar streets in Augusta called arson

...fires at two neighboring homes on the 900 block of Florence Street and another on the 900 block of Cedar Street.Fire investigator Lt. Neal Brown said the investigation is in the early stages but the fires have been determined to be arson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-21/fires-florence-cedar-streets-
Harlem senior named Exchange Club's top youth

...to attend Kennesaw State University in the fall and major in chemistry and forensics with the hope of becoming a fire investigator."I've wanted to be a firefighter since I was 5 years old," he said.Jared will go on to represent the Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-15/harlem-senior-named-excha
Officials, owner weigh options on fire-damaged building

...owner about $100 each day.As of Friday, Augusta fire investigators had not determined the cause of the blaze, Lt...third floor.Contractors will have to wait for the fire investigators to finish their work before any repairs can be done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-02/officials-owner-weigh-options
Fire-damaged building on Broad Street to be torn down

...While fire damage was confined to the third floor, the first and second floors were destroyed by water.Augusta fire investigators have determined the blaze started on the third floor and cited arson as a possible cause, but have not released...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-03-27/fire-damage
Augusta house fire claims one life

...help said that Williams was unable to walk because of a recent stroke.Beginning about noon Sat ur day, Augusta fire investigator Lt. Neal Brown was shuffling through the charred structure, attempting to pinpoint the fire's origin and collecting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-22/augusta-house-fire-claims-one
Across Georgia

...but went back inside to try and rescue his daughter.The family was using a generator and a space heater, but fire investigators determined that an unattended candle in a bathroom sparked the blaze.Tracks in snow lead to burglary suspectATLANTA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-02-14/across-georgia
Arson likely cause of Broad Street fire on Jan. 3, report says

...suspected in the Jan. 3 fire that damaged six apartments and a dental business at 1162 Broad Street.Richmond County Fire Investigator Lt. Bradley Carlton told police the fire was started on the floor of Apartment B, located on the northeast corner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-01-07/report-arson-likely-ca