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Public safety officials push for new radio system

After a February ice storm left deputies and firefighters without radio communications for extended periods, Richmond County public safety officials say they have a renewed interest in purchasing their own radio system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-01/public-safety-official
Team might have asked for deal to help Joey Logano make Chase

...off, according to an Associated Press review of radio communications.David Gilliland's spotter tells his crew that...future," according to the review of Front Row's radio communications."You tell that spotter up there it better pay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-09-11/team-might-have-asked-deal
Cheever outlasts Boesel, wins Disney race for second time

...a win he didn't know was his until the end of his cooldown lap. "The car was simply impeccable, but I lost radio communications with 60 laps to go and that was difficult," Cheever said. "I thought Scott Sharp was ahead of me in the lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/25/oth_251292.shtml
Other sports
Jack Dempsey Napier - (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...and in the Korean War. Jack traveled to Iran and Argentina while in the service; during that time he worked in radio communications. After retiring from the military, Jack worked for Westinghouse for a short period of time in the field of Quality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/15/obi_563278.shtml
Obituaries
Snags set back air traffic control system update

...By shifting from radar-based navigation and radio communications ? technologies rooted in the first half of the 20th...Another important NextGen initiative would replace radio communications between controllers and pilots with text messaging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-31/snags-set-back-air-traffic
Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree announces sales tax support

...air space.Roundtree said that became an issue during the February ice storm, when the sheriff's office lost radio communications twice. One time it was for 45 minutes. Each time, the sheriff's office was put on a waiting list for restoration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-29/richmond-county-sherif
2 firefighters die in ambush at blazing New York house

...the one who exchanged gunfire with Spengler, "in all likelihood saved many lives," Pickering said.Emergency radio communications capture someone saying he "could see the muzzle flash coming at me" as Spengler carried out his ambush. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2012-12-24/2-firefighters-die-ambush-
NASCAR shuts down loophole in suspensions

...garage area, NASCAR wasn't banning him from track property. And he was only forbidden from using the team's radio communications, but text messaging, cell phones and instant messenger were fine to use. So Eury called off the trip to Maui...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/06/nas_134870.shtml
Nascar
Aiken seeks EMS system upgrade

...We're kind of at their mercy" when something breaks, said Aiken County sheriff's Capt. Bobby Wilson. Tait Radio Communications of North America warned the county in January that it couldn't guarantee it could repair or replace any parts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/30/met_145667.shtml
Metro
NASA launches Clemson University students' research

...layer of atmosphere that affects satellite communications, global positioning system accuracy and short-wave radio communications. The rocket raced upward for about 10 minutes, then dove into the Atlantic. While in flight, a chemical tracer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/06/met_394554.shtml
Metro