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Efforts underway to preserve Revolutionary War battlefield

...of its officers, who will arrest anyone caught digging or looting. The area is also posted to warn against using metal detectors.Maintenance at Tuckahoe, including road scraping, is conducted carefully and will not include any excavations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-11/efforts-underway-preserve-rev
Baseball fans get thrills after months of chills

...They weren't the only inaugurals.There was an innovative replay system for umpires, and at some ballparks new metal detectors at fan entrances as teams installed the devices a year before Major League Baseball's industrywide requirement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-31/baseball-fans-get-thrill
Despite safety emphasis, school shootings continue

...the president of the American Federation of Teachers.Many schools now have elaborate school safety plans and more metal detectors, surveillance cameras and fences. They've taken other steps, too, such as requiring ID badges and dress codes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-02-02/despite-safety-emphasis-s
MLB stadiums will begin security screenings

...fans entering Safeco Field will have to walk through metal detectors starting with this year's opener.Boston, the...CEIA USA Ltd., which manufactures walk-through metal detectors, and the security company GSIS. RANGERS: Manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-21/mlb-stadiums-will-begin-
School safety officials want Richmond County to be better prepared

...only in the school's administration office, who then calls the police."We spent millions of dollars on putting metal detectors in schools to keep people from smuggling weapons into schools, but we have nothing in the way of having the best...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-01-18/school-safety-officials-w
Calif. couple finds $10 million in rare gold coins

...anonymous, Kagin said, in part to avoid a renewed gold rush to their property by modern-day prospectors armed with metal detectors. They also don't want to be treated any differently, said David McCarthy, chief numismatist for Kagin Inc. of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-26/calif-couple-finds-10-millio
Ga. lawmaker: Campus carry provision to be dropped

...whether to allow or prohibit guns on their property.He said guns would be prohibited from government buildings with a metal detector, but allowed under the discretion of a local sheriff's department for those without the enhanced security measures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-23/ga-lawmaker-campus-carry-prov
Bombings spark concerns about Olympic security

...that's just kind of how it is," two-time gold and silver medalist Shani Davis said.Since the widespread use of metal detectors was introduced to the Olympics in 2002, every subsequent Olympics has brought its own set of challenges and responses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-12-30/bombings-spark-concerns-
Boston Marathon bombing voted Associated Press sports story of the year

...came as a haunting reminder that the crowds at a high-profile event are also a vulnerable target. Bag searches and metal detectors were a common sight at games the rest of the year.2. LANCE ARMSTRONG: The disgraced cyclist was also the No. 2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-12-27/boston-marathon-bomb
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