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Winter rains pull South Carolina out of early stages of drought

Assistant State Climatologist Wes Tyler said there were not a lot of rainy days in recent weeks, but that when rain did come, it provided a good soaking.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-23/winter-rains-pull-south-carol
Labor Day holiday signals end to sluggish sea turtle nesting season

SAVANNAH, Ga. - After four busy nesting years on beaches from Georgia to the Carolinas, loggerhead sea turtles this summer laid their eggs at a much pokier pace.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-06/labor-day-holiday-signals-end
Pardon Our Mess: Abandoned houseboat on Savannah River bank

...owner Eddie Moyer is responsible, but since he has not acted, the responsibility transferred to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, which could not be reached for comment Friday.ACTION PROMISED: Though it is not their responsibility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-23/pardon-our-mess-abandoned-ho
J. M. Pendarvis Jr.

EDISTO ISLAND, S.C. - J.M. Butch Pendarvis, Jr., age 75, of Edisto Island, SC, passed away in his sleep on Thursday, October 9, 2014, at the Trinity Mission Health & Rehab of Edgefield in Edgefield, SC. Relatives and friends are invited to attend

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172757693
Dove season days added in Georgia, South Carolina for this year

Dove hunters on both sides of the Savannah River will enjoy longer seasons this year, due to amended guidelines at the federal level.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-08-23/dove-season-da
Aiken County Sheriff's Office to raise money Thursday for Special Olympics

In hopes of raising money for Special Olympics, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office and others will be hosting the 2014 South Carolina Law Enforcement Torch Run.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2014-05-07/aiken-county-sheriffs-office-
State's DNR policy 'fishy'

I wish Gov. Nikki Haley would look into this office, because something fishy is going on at the DNR.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-04-16/states-dnr-policy-fishy
Aiken drowning victim identified

The South Carolina DNR is investigation a canoe accident which left a 74-year-old Aiken man dead Tuesday afternoon in Aiken County. The name of the victim has not been released.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-13/dnr-leads-investigatio
Missing plane found in SC, 2 dead

...River about 10 miles south of the Chester-Catawba Regional Airport. Lt. Robert McCullough with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources says the single-engine plane had taken off from Wilmington, N.C. on Friday and was headed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-27/missing-plane-found-sc-2-dea
Theft charge after jet ski fatality

A man has been charged after a 45-year-old woman died on a stolen jet ski on Thurmond Lake June 8.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-18/theft-charge-after-jet