Defense attorney grills former peanut plant manager in trial linked to salmonella outbreak

ALBANY, Ga. - Defense attorneys for three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak sought to deflect blame in the government's case Tuesday.

Former peanut plant manager testimony dominates first 2 weeks of salmonella outbreak trial

ALBANY, Ga. - Two weeks into the trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak, testimony by a former manager of a southwest Georgia peanut plant blamed for the outbreak has dominated the court's time.

Georgia plant manager testifies to mildew, mold at processor linked to salmonella outbreak

...thousands of pounds of peanut products after learning its products were contaminated and cheated on testing, a former plant manager testified Monday.Samuel Lightsey is a key government witness against his former boss, Peanut Corporation of America...

Salmonella tests were fake, Georgia peanut plant manager says

ALBANY, Ga. - A Georgia peanut plant manager testified Friday that his company had been shipping contaminated nuts with fake documents showing them to be salmonella-free...

FDA: Peanut plant linked to deaths took 5 days to disclose salmonella tests

...attorney, Tom Bondurant, asked if FDA inspectors felt pressure internally or from Congress to cast blame beyond the plant manager. He cited an e-mail Gray said she received from her supervisor that read: "Was it Lightsey or was it Lightsey...

On the Move

...Virginia Commonwealth University RON BROOKSNew job title: Plant manager, ORR facilityEmployer: BridgestoneWork experience...mortgage banking industry. FRAN JONES New job title: Plant manager, PSR facilityEmployer: BridgestoneWork experience...

Trial for 3 charged in deadly salmonella outbreak from peanuts set to start in south Georgia

...Several months before the outbreak, when a final lab test found salmonella, Parnell expressed concern to Georgia plant manager Samuel Lightsey, writing in an Oct. 6, 2008, e-mail that the delay "is costing us huge $$$$$." The Centers...

ARC seeking tenants for former chamber building

...Copenhaver, DDA Di rector Margaret Woodard, Au gusta Development Au thority Director Walter Sprouse, Starbucks plant manager Rob Beattie and Jesse Wiles, the head of APD Planning and Development, the primary consultant on Augusta's Laney-Walker...

Crystal Nicole Thigpen - Jonathan Kyle Meeks

...Health and Physical Education. Kyle is currently employed at Carolina Covertech in North Augusta, S.C., as a Plant Manager. Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose her sisters-in-law, Cindy Corley Thigpen of Grovetown, Ga...

Rants & Raves

...of control, you can't imagine what the nation would be like without Internal Affairs. USUALLY WHEN YOU get a new plant manager, you get new rules you have to play by. So you'd better be careful out there at SRNS. HB 60 IS JUST a bunch of...