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Time to let urban legend rest

Ihave, over the past many years, spoken of, been quoted in the local media and written about in my book (published in 1996) the rivalry between the neighborhoods of Harrisburg and Frog Hollow.It is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-15/time-let-urban-legend-rest
Georgia first lady Sandra Deal promotes reading initiative with visit to Augusta library to read to children

...encourages them to use books to learn about the world around them."The attendees listened to children books read by local media personalities and writers, some reading their own works. Many encouraged audience participation, quizzing children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-10-08/georgia-first-lady-sandra-deal-
1 dead, 5 hurt in SC shootings

...One man has died and five others were hurt in a shooting in Colleton County.Sheriff's Lt. Amye Stivender told local media that the shooting happened around 7 a.m. Sunday.Coroner Richard Harvey said 27-year-old Elijah Michael of Walterboro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-29/1-dead-5-hurt-sc-shootings
SC airport bomb dog dies in hot car

...department has died after the air conditioning in her handler's car failed. Airport spokeswoman Rosilyn Weston tells local media outlets the K-9 named Emma died Tuesday. Weston says it's standard procedure for handlers to leave K-9s in running...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-18/sc-airport-bomb-dog-dies-hot
Body found on SC golf course

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Charleston police are investigating after a body was found at a golf course. Local media outlets report police were called around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday when a maintenance worker reported finding a man's body in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-18/body-found-sc-golf-course
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
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-
Owner of South Carolina strip club charged in prosititution case

...prostitution after dancers offered to perform sex acts for money on undercover officers. Welford Police Chief Jeff Bowers told local media outlets that the dancers told the undercover officers that part of the money they paid would also go to the owner of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-01/prostitution-charge-sc-strip
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