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Farmers do not get individual aid for cleanup

...county yet, but we are continuing to pick up debris until it is all collected," he said.Kent Politch, spokesman for the Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency, said emergency conservation funds, and business and farm loans between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-04/farmers-do-not-get-individual
Agencies disagree on Augusta's homeless numbers

...it's a very dynamic population that can be hard to get a sense of who's included," said Jereon Brown, a spokesman for the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the agency that regulates U.S. homeless criteria.For years, HUD has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-07/agencies-disagree-augustas-ho
Thousands have no one to vote for in SC primary elections Tuesday

...Voting Rights Act of 1965 that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race and color.Michael Passman, a spokesman for the department, said in an email the agency would not comment on why those two counties were chosen for monitors.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-06-11/thousands-have-no-one-vo
Across Georgia

...state official says Georgia's largest mental hospital will stop admitting new patients. Thomas Wilson, a spokesman for the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities, said Central State hospital in Milledgeville will remain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2009-11-21/across-georgia
Health | Health Care
Forum is part of Aiken police reaccreditation

...Safety, or are officers worthy of some praise? Now's the time to speak up, said Sgt. David Turno, a spokesman for the department. A public forum has been scheduled for Monday in the municipal courtroom in downtown Aiken for residents to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/04/aik_28831.shtml
XXX Aiken
Splash pad awaits proper paperwork

...completed application to operate a North Augusta splash pad that's been finished since April.Thom Berry, the spokesman for the Department of Health and Environmental Control, said health officials will inspect the splash pad at Summerfield Park...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-28/north-augusta-splash-pad-sti
Donation will help equip police dog team

...the Aiken Dog Training Club gave $1,426 to the Aiken Department of Public Safety. Sgt. David Turno, a spokesman for the department, said the money likely will be used for equipment for the Aiken Bloodhound Tracking Team. "We like to spend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/04/aik_39912.shtml
Aiken County Crime
Officers conduct hunting inquiry

...officers are suspected of hunting doves over a baited field last weekend. Lt. Robert McCullough, the media spokesman for the department's law enforcement section, would not identify the game wardens involved because no formal charges had been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/23/met_429295.shtml
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Georgia students to face fewer high-stakes tests

...instead make end-of-course tests count more for a student's overall grade, according to Matt Cardoza, spokesman for the Department of Education."What the board did (Wednesday) is send a strong message to the Department of Education to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-11/georgia-students-face-fewer-
Latest News | Education
Officials watching for virus

...The goal is to be prepared if and when West Nile virus appears in the Palmetto State, said Thom Berry, spokesman for the Department of Health and Environmental Control. The disease causes a form of encephalitis, or swelling of the brain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/13/met_291240.shtml
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