SC man arrested after 100-mph chase

A Beech Island man is facing charges after leading Richmond County deputies on a two-state...into a ditch at the intersection of Swamp Road and Koger Loop in Beech Island. Washington attempted to run from police but was captured.

'Bless you,' but you should have stayed home

...I feel so much better saying I went to the Jim this morning. YOUR MAIL: Any and Ruth Forbes sent a postcard from Sanibel Island, Fla., where they were spending three weeks. They describe the "beach filled with lovely shells, great restaurants with...

Fishing tournaments

...StripedBassCC.org. Or contact Pamela and Warren Turner at SCStriper@aol.com. Next: March 21, Lake Murray, Dreher Island Shelter No. 15, 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 25, Lake Lanier (ramp to be determined). May 30, Clarks Hill Lake...

Fishing | The Augusta Chronicle

...diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba might result in the next world record largemouth bass coming from the island's fabled Treasure Lake. Tis the season for giving and junior fishing teams from Clarks Hill, North Augusta and Greenbrier...

Columbia County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...86-classroom campus is spread across more than 70 acres. Stallings Island Middle School opened in 2008 on Blackstone Camp Road. The school was named for nearby Stallings Island, which is located in the Savannah River about eight miles from...

James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...1933 - December 25, 2006) called the Augusta-area home his entire life. Born in Augusta and maintaining a home in Beech Island, South Carolina until his death on Christmas Day in 2006, Brown maintained a business presence in Augusta while managing...

Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...into the river, leaving behind the blood-stained vehicle. Two days later, James C. Gray, 54, was kidnapped from Beech Island and taken to the end of a Bush Field runway. Mr. High, Mr. Morgan and Mr. Ruffin blindfolded him and shot him twice in...

Three tied after first round of LPGA Tour's season opener

...long, thin strips of raised, turfed ground as islands."That's reserved for Oakmont. There is only one Church Pews," Weiskopf said. "Those are islands in there. Four islands. Big islands. Some people call them church pews...

New England hit by blizzard's 2 feet of snow

...coast, Cape Cod and nearby islands.The area also was dealing...England and on New York's Long Island, which also got clobbered...on the eastern end of Long Island, got about 2 feet.At least...Two deaths, both on Long Island, were tied to the storm by...

Mayor: Local 'My Brother's Keeper' initiative has community focus

...you ... think about recruiting industry to your community, too often, we leave the school board out and leave them on an island by themselves when we talk about the educational challenges in our community," he said.The goals of the MBK community are...