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Prosecution attacks warrant as former Eutawville police chief's murder retrial begins

...January ended in a deadlocked jury after 12 hours of deliberations. This week's trial was moved about 50 miles from Orangeburg County to Richland County after prosecutors and defense attorneys agreed there had been extensive pretrial publicity.Combs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-15/prosecution-attacks-wa
Grill mishap burns elderly SC man

...himself attempting to light a gas grill. The man was taken to the Augusta Burn Center and his status is unclear. Orangeburg County Fire Services Director Gene Ball says people should always be extremely cautious when lighting any type of grill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-26/grill-mishap-burns-elderly-s
Across South Carolina

...Carolina each year.In other newsTHE RETRIAL of former Eutawville Police Chief Richard Combs, who is charged with murder in the shooting death of an unarmed black man, has been moved out of Orangeburg County and will be heard in Columbia.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-09/across-south-carolina
Plastics company expanding in Orangeburg County

...statement. "The expansion of the facility is needed to support our Southeastern U.S. customer base."Since the Orangeburg County facility opened in 2005, Quality Model has invested more than $13 million and created 75 jobs.The firm serves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-23/plastics-company-expanding
5th inmate dies in SC jail this year

...ORANGEBURG, S.C. - A fifth inmate has died at the Orangeburg County jail in about a year. Authorities told The Times...arrested on a driving under the influence charge. Orangeburg County Administrator Harold Young says Massey refused medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-10-22/5th-inmate-dies-sc-jail-year
Orangeburg worker rescued from corn bin

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - A worker has been saved from an Orangeburg County grain bin after a delicate two-hour rescue.Chief Fire Operations Officer Teddy Wolfe told The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-28/orangeburg-worker-rescued-corn-bin
Abducted SC baby found beside road

...say a baby found beside a road had been abducted in Orangeburg County.Police say the 4-month-old girl was found late...was fine. She's been returned to her parents.Orangeburg County deputies were about to issue an Amber Alert when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-01-15/abducted-sc-baby-found-besid
Investigation finds no wrongdoing in Orangeburg sheriff's office

...Division investigation initiated by Orangeburg County Sheriff Larry Williams into...the hotly contested race for Orangeburg County sheriff. Williams is facing...in the making. Calling the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office "one of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/07/met_418156.shtml
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Across South Carolina

Man, 65, dies after car flips into river ORANGEBURG - An Orangeburg County man has died after rescuers pulled his body from a car that plunged into the Edisto River. Lloyd Morrison, 65, of Cordova...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/23/met_14703.shtml
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Across South Carolina

Sheriff is accused of forcing campaigning ORANGEBURG - A former Orangeburg County sheriff's officer says he was forced to campaign for his boss' re-election while on duty and has asked the State Ethics Commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/07/met_424581.shtml
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