Refine Search

Coroners use volunteers to stretch dollars

...five times as much, according to data from the South Carolina Association of Counties. When Fairfield County Coroner Joe Silvia first ran for office 28 years ago, "it was just a job nobody wanted." He made $2,000 a year back then in a job...
Metro | Savannah River Site
Across Georgia and South Carolina

...Belton Johnson, 43, and Carolyn Moore, 45, died of carbon monoxide poisoning and burns, Fairfield County Coroner Joe Silvia said. The couple was asleep when the fire started at about 5:30 a.m. Fire officials have said a kerosene heater...
Across the area: Rescuers request state compensation

...Mickle, 45, was walking early Saturday morning when he was attacked by two or more dogs, said Fairfield County Coroner Joe Silvia. The animals shredded Mr. Mickle's clothes and bit him all over his body. "When this man left home he was fully...
Metro | Greenbrier High School | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Columbia County Commission | North Augusta City Council
Local and regional news briefs

...then covered the girl's face with a pillow and sat on her, the sheriff said. The girl died of asphyxiation, Coroner Joe Silvia said. Two younger siblings were taken into custody by the Department of Social Services. They were in good condition...