Baseball bat attack leads to revoked probation, prison time

...for a week and hospitalized for three months. The severe brain injury has left him unable to return to his job as an iron worker. It has ruined his life, Morrison testified.Cati Swanger testified she was sitting outside her apartment on Oct...

After damage, feds inspect construction at SC nuke plant

...Station near Jenkinsville, about 25 miles northwest of Columbia.Earlier this month, the NRC says that Chicago Bridge & Iron workers cut rebar and damaged a containment vessel while drilling into concrete. Officials think the damage was minor but are...

Broadus Prescott

...the late Broadus Davis Prescott and Reba Lovett Prescott. Mr. Prescott was a life-long area resident and a retired iron worker. He enjoyed fishing and was a member of Curtis Baptist Church in Augusta. Survivors include his wife of 50 years...

Lee Spence

...grandfather, passed away Monday, May 25, 2015, at his home with his family surrounding him. Lee retired from 709 Iron Workers Union in Savannah, GA, where he was a welder by trade. He was preceded in death by his parents, Horace Lee and Virginia...

Billy Clark

...born February 1, 1939 in Kansas. He spent most of his life in the Augusta area. He was a construction iron worker for Southern Iron Workers Union and served in the U.S. Army. He was a devoted and loving father to Pamela Williams and to his...

Robert Bullard

...Ga.- Mr. Robert Allen Bullard, 57, entered into rest Sunday, February 1, 2015. Mr. Bullard was a retired iron worker from Local 709. He was a life-long member of Sharon Baptist Church, Winfield Ga. He was devoted to Young Life and...

George Boyd Jr.

...Sophie Harley Boyd. He was a long time member of The Waynesboro Church of God. He was very dedicated to his job as an iron worker with Local Union #709, retiring in 1987. He loved his wife and family, and often played with his children and grandchildren...

John Paugh

...entered into rest at his residence on October 3, 2014. Mr. Paugh was the son of Mr. Wayne and Anita Paugh. He was an Iron Worker with Local #709 SEIW. He was preceded in death by his brother, J. D. Paugh. Survivors include his wife, Debra...

Brittany Marie Bahr - Jason Ray Grimes

...is currently employed by Transitional Family Services as a Family Developmental Specialist. Mr. Grimes is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Alford Kelley of Lafayette, Ga. Jason is currently employed by Plant Vogtle as a Union Iron Worker.

Robert Phillips

...into rest July 19, 2014 in Madison, Indiana. Mr. Phillips was a native of McDuffie County, GA and worked as an Iron worker and welder. He was a member of Dearing Baptist Church. Survivors include his mother, Betty Ann Brooks Phillips Campbell...