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Across the region

...investigating the death of a man whom a homeowner says he shot after the man broke into his home and attacked him.Multiple media outlets report the shooting happened late Saturday night. Deputy Coroner Jeff Fowler identified the dead man as 51-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-25/across-region
SC break-in blamed on God, aliens

...and the woman told investigators that God and aliens directed her there.York County sheriff's deputies told local media outlets that Francis Greene and Jason Lee were arrested Friday night after a security officer at the Carowinds theme park found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-23/sc-break-blamed-god-aliens
Shopgirl: Lumoid lets you try wearable technology on for size

...feed is about to get the royal treatment ? Prince William, Kate Middleton and Prince Harry are finally on the social media outlet as @kensingtonroyal.They already have upwards of 15,000 followers, even though the photos so far have been a little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2015-01-15/shopgirl-lum
Falling tree kills SC man

...coroner has released the name of a man killed when a tree fell on his mobile home. Coroner Margaret Fisher told local media outlets that 37-year-old Robert Alfonso Geiger of Lexington died when the tree fell on his home Sunday afternoon. Fisher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-06/falling-tree-kills-sc-man
SC rape suspect beaten

...Fifty-two-year-old William Mattson of Conway is charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct. Local media outlets report that a judge denied him bond Saturday. Mattson was arrested New Year's Day. Authorities say Mattson's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-05/sc-rape-suspect-beaten
A cyberattack on journalism?

...One gets the sense that the media sometimes hold back to see if a "Fox News" story ? i.e., any story the other media outlets think might cast aspersions on this administration ? will be around long enough to force them to join in on the reporting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-10/cyberattack-journalis
Crash kills SC woman; unborn twins survive

...van in Spartanburg, but doctors were able to save her babies.The Spartanburg County coroner's office told local media outlets that Ashton Hughes died in surgery Tuesday, just hours after the crash outside Mary Black Memorial Hospital. She...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-07/crash-kills-sc-woman-unborn-
Mom, boyfriend charged in child's death

...County authorities have charged a mother and her live-in boyfriend with killing her 3-year-old son. Multiple media outlets report that Gabriel McArdle of Enoree was pronounced dead at a Newberry hospital about 2 a.m. Tuesday. Coroner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-31/mom-boyfriend-charged-child-
Rants & Raves

...the Sunday paper. Look, we get bombarded with leftist viewpoints 24/7 from the vast majority of the nation's media outlets. Must we be subjected to the same twaddle in our hometown conservative paper? Are you trying to be "fair" in presenting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-29/rants-raves
SC woman charged in infant's death from narcotic

...has been charged with giving her year-old grandson a lethal dose of a powerful narcotic in his sippy cup.Multiple media outlets reported that 43-year-old Angela Denise Brewer of Pickens was arrested Thursday and jailed without bond on a charge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-19/sc-woman-charged-infants-d