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Grill mishap burns elderly SC man

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Officials say an elderly...third-degree burns Monday afternoon. The Orangeburg Fire Department says the man injured...Burn Center and his status is unclear. Orangeburg County Fire Services Director Gene Ball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-26/grill-mishap-burns-elderly-s
Sandy Santillanez

...step-son, Barry M. Bragg of Charlottesville, Virginia; step-daughters, Donna B. MacMath and Susan Bragg Berry, both of Orangeburg, South Carolina; sister, Benita Guzman of Denver, Colorado; 4 grandchildren, Susan Kessler, Logan Santillanez, Andy...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174946659
Former SC State board chairman sentenced to 5 years in prison in kickback scheme

...more funds.Prosecutors also said he used his influence to make money off a homecoming concert at the historically black Orangeburg school and tried to get the college to buy land from a Florida developer. In exchange, that developer promised Pinson a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-20/former-sc-state-board-chairma
Orangeburg residents say state missed storm debris

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Four months after an ice storm paralyzed South Carolina, some Orangeburg residents say the state has yet to pick...neighborhood.The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reports that residents along two streets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-09/orangeburg-residents-say-state-miss
SC senator filibusters abortion bill over exceptions

...and severe fetal anomalies in which the child likely wouldn't live after birth without the help of machines.Hutto, D-Orangeburg, noted such anomalies are detected about the 20th week.The bill only affects abortions performed in hospitals. State law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-14/sc-senator-filibusters-a
Governor signs bill to fire SC State trustees

...Carolina's only historically black public university expects to be $23.5 million in debt by the summer. The power company in Orangeburg has threatened to shut off the lights because they haven't paid their bills on time. The school also owes the state at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-07/governor-signs-bill-fire-sc-s
SC man guilty of 'bear hug' death

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - A Columbia man has pleaded guilty...was accused of giving a 14-month-old Orangeburg boy a bear hug so hard he stopped breathing.The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reports 27-year-old Robert Kemp will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-03/sc-man-guilty-bear-hug-death
Across the region

...accused of giving a 14-month-old Orangeburg boy a bear hug so hard he stopped...breathing.The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reports that 27-year-old Robert...him into his crib for a nap.The Orangeburg County Coroner's Office says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-03/across-region
South Carolina House approves firing SC State's trustees amid fiscal crisis

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - The state House voted Tuesday...Rep. David Weeks, D-Sumter.In Orangeburg, the no-confidence vote came at the...said Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg.The chambers' versions differ primarily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-10/south-carolina-house-approves
Judge orders SC State trustees to not fire president

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - A judge on Wednesday barred the trustees of South Carolina State University from firing suspended President Thomas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-04/judge-orders-sc-state-tru