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Expect Fort Gordon booms today

...neighbors might feel a little shake and hear a little boom Friday as the installation continues its explosive testing.Pam Tucker, the director of Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division, said the explosive detonations scheduled for Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-11/expect-ft-gordon-booms-today
Ice storm cleanup costs differ between Columbia and Richmond counties

...meanwhile, expects to be reimbursed for all but between $500,000 and $600,000 in storm cleanup costs, according to Pam Tucker, the director of the county's emergency and operations division.The county will see an additional 2.5 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-25/ice-storm-cleanup-costs-
Construction company to blast at Thurmond Lake

...officials said.Blair Construction will begin drilling and blasting Monday as part of a sewer line project for Augusta Utilities, Columbia County Emergency and Operations Director Pam Tucker said. The noise should only last for a few days.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-20/construction-company-b
Augusta cooling centers open to fan incoming heat spell

...heat stress ? and air conditioning is the No. 1 protective factor against heat related illness and death," said Pam Tucker, the director of Columbia County Emergency Operations.Schwartz said dehydration can lead to heat stroke, a medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-16/augusta-cooling-centers-open-
Holiday travel boom expected

...entertainment."But stormy weather could dampen some trips. Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division Director Pam Tucker said a tropical depression forming about 140 miles off the east coast to Florida could bring some soggy weather to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/holiday-travel-boom-expected
Update: Tanker leak contained; road reopened

...Dinner and Jiffy Lube, have reopened."Fortunately, only one fuel compartment was ruptured on that gasoline tanker," Pam Tucker, the emergency services director, said in an e-mail.Tucker estimated the amount of fuel that leadout out to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/update-tanker-leak-contained
Doctors Hospital's push for trauma designation sparks backlash

...Doug Welch asking for approval to seek the Level III designation. Columbia County Emergency Management Agency Director Pam Tucker made a motion to accept the letter and forward it to the state, and the vote was unanimous.Ferdinand, who is a member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-28/doctors-hospitals-push-traum
Large hail reported in area

...Meteorologist Whitney Smith said.Hail that size is enough to dent cars and punch holes in the roofs of homes, but Pam Tucker, the director of Columbia County Emer gency and Operations Management, said few people reported damage."There was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-25/large-hail-reported-area
Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Augusta area

...McCormick counties in South Carolina are included in the watch.Large hail up to 2.5 inches in diameter, wind gusts up to 70 miles per hour and tornadoes are possible, according to Columbia County Emergency Management Director Pam Tucker.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-23/severe-thunderstorm-watch-is
Augusta chapter of American Red Cross kicks off Heroes Campaign

...in which volunteers pledge to raise at least $1,000, has banked more than $6,000, with the fundraising team of Pam Tucker, the director of Columbia County Emergency Operations, already contributing more than $1,000, Red Cross officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-08/augusta-chapter-american-red