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Family of man killed by police chief pledges to seek justice

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Relatives of a black man shot and killed by a white, small-town...away tears as they walked out after spending 16 consecutive hours in the Orangeburg County courthouse.Combs showed little reaction and did not talk to reporters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-14/family-man-killed-police-chie
Ex-police chief's murder trial opens

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - The 2011 killing of an unarmed black man by a small-town South Carolina police chief was a senseless act of violence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-07/ex-police-chiefs-murde
Jurors begin deliberations in ex-police chief's murder trial

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - A jury began deliberations Thurs day in the murder trial of a former small-town police chief charged with killing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-12/jurors-begin-deliberations-ex
Teachers can apply for STAR grants from Savannah River Remediation

...grants, are available for schools in Columbia and Richmond counties and Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Edgefield and Orangeburg counties in South Carolina, according to a news release.The grants must be used to purchase instruction kits for STEM curriculum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-21/teachers-can-apply-star-grant
Transparency motivates longtime nuclear activist

...fearing the public was not well-informed about the nuclear shipments through their neighborhoods.He spent a night in an Orangeburg County jail for trespassing on the Barnwell site in 1977 and another night as an inmate in Aiken County after his sentencing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-17/transparency-motivates-longt
Group pushing SC school reform

...didn't specify what state leaders should do.During a budget subcommittee meeting Tuesday, Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, pressed the leaders of the 16-college S.C. Technical College System to help remedy the effects of the long-standing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-21/group-pushing-sc-school-r
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
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...Officer Teddy Wolfe told The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg that the worker fell Tuesday afternoon, and the lower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-28/orangeburg-worker-rescued-corn-bin
White ex-cop charged in killing of black man in South Carolina

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - A white former police chief was indicted on murder charges...attitude," said Jenkins, who is black.Combs worked as a deputy for the Orangeburg County Sheriff's Office for six years before being fired in 2007 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-04/white-ex-cop-charged-k
SC police chief indicted in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - A white police chief who fatally shot an unarmed black man in South Carolina in 2011 was charged with murder, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-04/white-sc-cop-faces-murder-ch