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Man disappears while on Thurmond Lake

Law enforcement agencies from Georgia and South Caro lina have worked around the...said Capt. Mark Padgett of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Law En force ment Division. Three of the fishers managed to swim to a nearby island...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-03/man-disappears-while-thurmond
Revenue approach wrong

The Aiken City Council is promoting incorrect economic laws, such as: Increasing taxes on business increases business; and the government has the obligation to pick business winners and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-03/revenue-approach-wrong
Dash-cam video won't be released in police shooting

...has been shown to a few people outside of law enforcement.Several who saw it say it's...been publicly released.The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division's decision to withhold...wrong. They cite a 2011 court ruling that law enforcement agencies can't refuse to release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-03/dash-cam-video-wont-be-released-pol
Still no answers in 20-year-old homicide, officials say

Just moments after returning home from a night on the town with his wife, Inez, Law rence Barrett was fatally shot in the back of the head in an apparent armed robbery attempt.Nearly 20 years after his death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-03/still-no-answers-20-ye
Descent into violence will not solve deeper problems

...must be held accountable ? but under the law, not through mob violence.As violence...public authority. When officers of the law order citizens to do something, we must...unjustified, it can be handled in the court of law.Many argue that this is naive and impedes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-02/descent-violence
S.C. Supreme Court to hear Project Jackson case on Tuesday

...went above and beyond, doing things the law did not require. That's why we are so...city violated the state's TIF district law when it approved an ordinance to fund the...mechanism, trying to prove that it violates law rather than the stadium.Glover said North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-03/sc-supreme-court-hear-project
Session yielded both victories and challenges

...be sent to Gov. Deal for signature into law. Our country was founded upon the idea...restores the highest protection under our law to your freedom to worship without fearing...we are being doubly taxed now by the new law. I WAS PLEASED that Speaker of the House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-02/session-yielded-
Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Office is charged with law enforcement duties...enforcement of traffic laws and through education...serves the courts, other law enforcement agencies...accordance with the established laws of the United States...Policy and/or Criminal Law and may originate from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-crime
Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Crime The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement in the 290 square miles that make up Columbia...assigned a permanent beat. Consisting of dozens of certified law enforcement officers, the Patrol Division is organized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/columbia-county-crime
Mary O'Tyson

...her step daughters, Rita Whitfield (Duane), Jean Knight (Billy), and Valerie Hixon (Robbie); her daughter-in-law, Tonya O'Tyson; her 18 grandchildren; and her many great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174774085