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Schools advocate and community activist Monique Braswell withdraws from school board race

...her to do something the Brooklyn, N.Y., native has never done very well ? slow down.In a tearful address to local media in front of the Board of Education building Tuesday, Braswell, 50, said she was withdrawing from the November election...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-26/schools-advocate-and-comm
Across South Carolina

...have arrested a man wanted in one of eight Memorial Day weekend shootings in Myrtle Beach.Myrtle Beach police told local media outlets that 24-year-old Tristan Datre Payne is charged with accessory after the fact of attempted murder in a May...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-20/across-south-carolina
Superintendent finalist answers questions from board members, public

...familiarize herself with their distinct cultures and build ties to community leaders, parent teacher organizations and local media."We must develop these relationships," Pringle said. "It will show me where the critical areas are that we need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-15/superintendent-finalist-a
South Carolina sheriff coerced sex, suit says

...and I look forward to vigorously defending them through trial, if necessary," the sheriff said in a statement to local media outlets. "I would love to comment on this, but I have been advised by my attorney not to do so at this time." Tolbert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-05/sc-sheriff-coerced-sex-suit-
Six South American players refusing to return to club in Ukraine

...Blanco has also refused to return to his Ukrainian club, Metalist Kharkiv, ahead of the new season, according to local media.FIFA can impose strict penalties in breach of contract cases. Players can be suspended for four months and clubs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-21/six-south-american-p
Ukraine, Russia spar over fate of Crimean clubs

...new clubs there.Sergei Stepashin, a former Russian prime minister who sits on the RFU executive committee, told local media that "sanctions are possible" if Russia incorporates the Crimean clubs, but that the organization had "no doubts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-01/ukraine-russia-spar-
FBI issues AC coolant warning

...injured in a 2008 explosion blamed on a propane-based gas being used to cool a refrigeration warehouse, according to local media reports at the time. More recently, dock workers in Vietnam and Brazil were killed after giant shipping containers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-19/fbi-issues-ac-coolant-warnin
SWAT raid injures Atlanta toddler

...flash grenade when a SWAT team carried out a drug raid at their home, the boy's family said.Alecia Phonesavanh told local media outlets that her 19-month-old son was sleeping in his playpen when the raid began Wednesday morning. She says the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-30/swat-raid-injures-atlanta-to
Theft charge against Columbia County public defender dismissed

...Steve Morris.In an attempt to identify the woman, authorities released restaurant surveillance video on Feb. 19 to local media. The same day, nearly two weeks after the ring was lost, Davis turned it over to sheriff's deputies.Investigators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-03/theft-charge-against-c
Across Georgia

...arrest Desmond Hunter on charges including felony obstruction and theft by receiving stolen property.According to local media reports, the shooting happened around 7 p.m. after two officers approached a group of people to ask about suspected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-21/across-georgia