Savannah River Site contractor agrees to federal settlement

...South Carolina U.S. At torney's Office, and the Energy De partment's Sa vannah River Operations Office and Office of Inspector Gene ral. The claims resolved by the settlement are allegations only; there has been no determination of liability."The...

Inspector general's reports shows SC agency tasked with addressing racial inequities lacks leadership

...addressing racial disparities in South Carolina is ineffective due to a lack of leadership and vision, according to a review by Inspector General Patrick Maley.His report shows many share the blame for "mission drift" at the Commission on Minority Affairs...

Bad-faith organics: Former USDA inspector now embraces GMOs

...a U.S. Department of Agriculture-contracted organic inspector. Organic farmers still were in control back then, and were...guess. (The writer is a former USDA-contract organic inspector and an author.)

Zip line regulations scrutinized after 4 summer deaths

...line adventure park in Knoxville was inspected prior to the accident by an inspector certified by ACCT.A post-incident inspection by a second ACCT-certified inspector found that the safety lanyard, along with the combination of protective...

Disgrace at the IRS

...organizations and fostered a dysfunctional office culture."Investigation into the scandal began in 2013 when a Treasury Department inspector general found the IRS had selected groups with "Tea Party" and "patriots" in their names for extra scrutiny.The report...

Deputies charged after wedding melee

...were placed on administrative leave with pay, and we handed everything over to the GBI," Proctor said.Sheriff's Office Inspector Dale Bundy, who handles the office's professional standards, opened a parallel internal affairs investigation that will...

Patricia Parker

...and the late Charles Mason. She retired from SRNS in 2012 after twenty-three years of service as a Radiological Control Inspector. Patsy was an active member of Matlock Baptist Church, Jackson, SC, where she sang in the choir. She enjoyed shagging...

SC inspector general's report finds 329 disabled residents of group homes overcharged for rent

...July 2012 and July 2014. An estimated $600,000 more is owed to clients from the fiscal year that ended June 30, state Inspector General Patrick Maley said.Despite having been directed twice since spring 2014 to change their calculations to comply with...

Sen. Perdue files security bill

...network used by the State Department's inspector general.Testimony in April before the...Deputy Secretary Heather Higginbottom.Inspector General Steve Linick testified that all...senior Democrat, requires the Office of Inspector General to use a separate network from...

Augusta's code enforcement division moves to Municipal Building

...this year."So far, so good," said Roy Publico, a city code inspector for eight months. "It's a little brighter than the old building, more modern."Senior inspector Shawn Rhodes praised the larger, windowed workspaces, where she's...