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Augusta banker named president of State Bank & Trust

Remer Brinson III, the former chief executive officer for Augusta-based First Bank of Georgia, has been named the president of State Bank & Trust, which now owns First Bank.State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-30/augusta-banker-named-presi
Toddler, dead animals found in SC house

...25-year-old Morgan physically abused the boy, causing him to suffer bleeding in the brain.Lt. Scott Franklin says Animal Control officers seized dozens of dead animals, including 48 rats and 10 python snakes.Morgan has since been charged with three counts of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-30/toddler-dead-animals-found-sc-house
Confederate flags placed near MLK church

...levied. Turner said they have not ruled out a hate crime.An officer from the Atlanta FBI's joint terrorism task force was on...some way, and we will not be intimidated."Atlanta police Officer Gary Wade said a maintenance worker discovered the flags at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-30/confederate-flags-placed-near-mlk-c
P&G's sales dip again on softer volume, exchange rates

...The company said its grooming division was hurt by a "continued decline in consumer shaving incidents." Chief Financial Officer Jon Moeller said the trend was primarily a "U.S. dynamic."Procter & Gamble, based in Cincinnati, has been trying to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-30/pgs-sales-dip-again-softer
Richmond County deputies begin body camera training

Richmond County police officers have begun training for new...camera replace what you do as an officer," said Cpl. Michelle Thomas...led the class. She advised officers that even though the camera...like to pop off (verbally at officers) ... but the camera almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-29/richmond-county-deputi
Downtown Safety | The Augusta Chronicle

...report says. It's been a successful first month for a highly visible team of officers in downtown Augusta. The new SMART Unit made up of community safety officers and sheriff's deputies officially hit the ... Don't Miss Databases...

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Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...permanent beat. Consisting of dozens of certified law enforcement officers, the Patrol Division is organized into four squads, consisting of a lieutenant, staff sergeant, sergeant and 13 deputies. Officers are on duty for twelve-hour shifts, on a four days on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/columbia-county-crime
Aiken County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Criminal Interdiction Unit made up of three deputies and their K-9 units. The Aiken Bloodhound Team includes deputies and officers from ACSO, Aiken DPS and North Augusta DPS. The Aiken Department of Public Safety is requesting community assistance in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/aiken-county-crime
Augusta Youth Development Campus | The Augusta Chronicle

...firing and reassignment of officials and the escape of five inmates in October 2012. ATLANTA -- Nearly half of the corrections officers in the state's juvenile facilities have left for better jobs each year since 2010, according to a state audit that blames...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/augusta-youth-development-campus
Graniteville Train Accident | The Augusta Chronicle

...another accident similar to the one that shook Graniteville awake early on Jan. 5, ... PHOTOS Richmond County police officers have begun training for new body cameras, which will begin arriving in the next week. Don't Miss Databases: Search...

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