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Chance to help those in need prompted man to answer call

...forever, he said. For Mr. Kirkland, that call came in the afternoon of Sept. 15, 1997, when an employee of the R.E. Phelon Co., opened fire, killing four of his co-workers and wounding three. When the frantic calls began coming in to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/13/met_139492.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Crime
Phelon shooter's execution set

...early next month. Hastings Arthur Wise is to be executed Nov. 4 in Columbia for shooting four people to death at the R.E. Phelon Co. plant on Sept. 15, 1997. The South Carolina Supreme Court issued the death warrant Thursday morning, two days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/14/met_12018.shtml
Metro
Death-row inmate refuses further appeals

...says he doesn't expect to file any further appeals on behalf of the man who shot seven people in September 1997 at R.E. Phelon Co. in Aiken, killing four of them. "At some point, you have to respect his autonomy as a person and have deference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/04/met_8680.shtml
Metro
Fears of jury prejudice intensify

...Services office in North Augusta in 1996, and Arthur Hastings Wise, who killed four and injured three others at R.E. Phelon Co. in 1997. Second Circuit Solicitor Barbara R. Morgan did not fight a change of venue motion in the Wise case because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/08/met_351437.shtml
Metro
Pocket change

...at the business desk, 823-3352, or send e-mail to john.banks@augustachronicle.com. EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT R.E. PHELON CO. LOCATION: 895 University Parkway, Aiken PRODUCTS: Ignition systems for small gas-powered engines, primarily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/28/bus_349873.shtml
Business
Candidates make their final push

...five-stop tour, Republican attorney general candidate Jon Ozmint shook hands with workers as they changed shifts at R.E. Phelon Co. in the morning. Third District congressional candidate Gresham Barrett met with potential voters at the Whiskey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/11/met_343353.shtml
Metro
Courts entangle hunt for closure

...closure. "People said, 'It's done. It's over. Let's move on,"' said Perry Fernandez, a spokesman at R.E. Phelon Co., where Mr. Wise killed four former co-workers in 1997. Mr. Wise had been fired from the Aiken manufacturing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/21/met_314166.shtml
Metro
Guard's lawsuit settled

AIKEN - A month after ex-employee Arthur Hastings Wise was sentenced to death for killing four workers at R.E. Phelon Co., the blame game continues in state and federal courts. This week, the company settled a lawsuit with Regents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/16/met_307616.shtml
Metro
Kent: Cleland on the spot over tax cut; ZIP code donations on Internet

...code is interesting. Ronnie Maxwell of Maxwell and Anderson donated $2,500 to the Democratic National Committee, R.E. Phelon Co. head Dale Phelon kicked in $2,000 to McCain, Nancy Thurmond (the separated wife of U.S. Sen. Strom Thurmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/08/op_305933.shtml
Opinion columns
Phelon CEO lives life at his own pace

...Navistar machinery plant in Illinois. The story line was eerily similar to Mr. Wise's shooting spree at the local R.E. Phelon Co. small-engine parts factory in Aiken nearly four years ago: Both factories made engine components. Both shooters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/05/bus_305219.shtml
Business