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Ballparks beef up security with the addition of metal detectors

...thousands who trudged through the metal detector at Cincinnati like any common...Citizens Bank Park ran a successful metal detector pilot program through an outfield...unable to utilize a walk-through metal detector or who opt not to use one have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-07/ballparks-beef-security-
Columbia County steps up school security

After postponing random metal detector security checks with hand-held...recommended that if a pupil sets off a metal detector, he be asked to walk back through...Drug Free Schools grant. Random metal detector checks are one of several safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/03/met_290116.shtml
Metro
Metal detectors demonstrated

...demonstrated how a hand-held metal detector works. "If it keeps one weapon...biggest deterrents will be the metal detector checks." By October, all Columbia...searches to account for unexplainable metal detector activations. "It's one thing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/18/met_270529.shtml
Metro | Harlem High School
Woman gets class ring back after 50-year absence

...roaming downtown Augusta with his metal detector, David Widener can tell buried...stumble upon the ring with his metal detector that winter day, said the finder...whose Evans home is filled with metal-detector finds, some dating back to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/13/met_215925.shtml
Metro
Schools adding security

...High School has 20 surveillance cameras pointed toward entrances and hallways, one walk-through metal detector and one hand-held metal detector. The school -- like others in Columbia County -- even has lock-down procedures for crisis situations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/10/met_265342.shtml
Metro | Columbia County Board of Education
School officials confiscate pagers

...officers to step-up unannounced metal-detector searchers, but they gather more...Capt. Parson said most of the metal-detector searchers are event-driven...detectors aren't around. "Metal-detector searches are random, and not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/01/tec_257903.shtml
XXX Technology | T.W. Josey High School
Digging up history

...Augusta's past, David Whittington's advice is to get a metal detector -- and a good shovel. "Augusta is notorious for...pitted surface triggered a hum in Mr. Whittington's metal detector. "If this tag could talk, it would spellbound you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/29/liv_268966.shtml
Life & style | Westside High School
Schools collect pagers, phones from students

...officers to step-up unannounced metal-detector searchers, but they gather more...Capt. Parson said most of the metal-detector searchers are event-driven...detectors aren't around. "Metal-detector searches are random, and not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/01/tec_257904.shtml
XXX Technology | T.W. Josey High School
Extra security for Thomson game

...school system activated additional safety and security protocols for the game. Patrons should expect to enter through metal detector devices and/or be scanned my metal detection devices upon entering Stadium known as "The Brickyard.""The measures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-31/extra-security-thomson-game
2nd Burke County grave robber sentenced to prison

...up, remains were scattered, said Bell, an American Legion member. They believe the grave robbers were using a metal detector to try to find metal. One of the infants whose grave was dug up was buried in a cast iron casket.Bell said they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-11-07/2nd-burke-county-grave