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Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...situations and non-emergency assistance to a variety of criminal, traffic, medical and civil matters as well as natural disasters that may impact the overall quality of life. This division also manages several specialized teams. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-crime
Hurricane Hugo still haunts 25 years later

...Tucker said, Augusta residents should use Hugo's 25th anniversary as a reminder to prepare ahead for the chaos natural disasters can bring to their area."Everyone needs to have a plan for these situations, and governments definitely need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/hurricane/2014-09-21/hurricane-hugo-still-haun
Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...situations and non-emergency assistance to a variety of criminal, traffic, medical and civil matters as well as natural disasters that may impact the overall quality of life. This division also manages several specialized teams. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-sheriffs-office
Hurricane Hugo is hard to forget

...canceled that year across the state's Lowcountry counties.There was also some beauty in covering one of the worst natural disasters of my lifetime.In returning to Adam's Run after the storm, we found our stubborn farmers alive and well, although...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-09-20/hurricane-hugo
Study: Georgia disaster preparation weak for kids

ATLANTA - Georgia is among 21 states failing to protect kids during natural disasters, particularly those who spend their days at child care centers throughout the state, according to a new report from a child aid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-02/study-georgia-disaster-prepar
What every American youth should know

...which is already dwindling, even before you earn it.We can't say we weren't warned. But as one report says of natural disasters, "early warning does little good unless it is followed by (early) action."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-24/what-every-american-y
FEMA workshop held to boost Augusta disaster preparedness

...visited Augusta on Wednesday to share inside tips on how counties could win grants and buy equipment to better combat natural disasters.More than 30 grant writers from Richmond, Bulloch, Effingham, Laurens, Candler and Tattnall counties attended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-13/fema-workshop-held-better-au
Rants & Raves

...through droughts, floods, heat waves and ice ages for millions of years. Hurricanes, earthquakes and all other natural disasters have been here for millions of years, but now the left wants to use climate nonsense to extract more money from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-15/rants-raves
Augusta chapter of American Red Cross kicks off Heroes Campaign

...media and business associates matched by the company."We see firsthand the devastation that comes with fires and natural disasters," Bowles said. "You lose everything and people rely on the Red Cross for food and shelter. It's important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-08/augusta-chapter-american-red
Barrow announces $1.9 million FEMA grant to Planters EMC for ice storm damage

...Barrow said. "FEMA's job is to help local governments and electric coops pay for catastrophic losses from natural disasters like this, and that helps all of us. PEMC serves thousands of 12th District residents, and this grant helps to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-03/barrow-announces-19-million-