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Lockdown lifted following Savannah State University campus shooting

Savannah State police said a shooting took place late Thursday night near the student union on campus.One male was taken to a local hospital for treatment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-28/lockdown-lifted-following-sa
Savannah State student shot, killed on campus

...metro Atlanta area, died at a local hospital, officials said.Classes were delayed until 10 a.m. today.Savannah State police said the shooting took place late Thursday night near the student union on campus.No description of the suspect was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-28/savannah-state-student-shot-killed-
NAACP march makes its way to Augusta

...Montgomery, Ala., to advocate for voting rights. The march was first cut short by violent intervention from local and state police in what became known as Bloody Sunday. The second march, led by Martin Luther King Jr. was turned around at the Edmund...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-21/naacp-march-makes-it-way-augu
Theater gunman's family called him mentally ill, violent

...once lived in Lafayette, but he died 35 years ago. "We don't know why he decided to stop and stay in Lafayette."State police superintendent Col. Michael D. Edmonson said there were about 100 people inside the theater at the time of the shooting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-24/theater-gunmans-family-cal
Mother used her two children to help shoplift items at Augusta Wal-Mart, police say

...Her younger child rode in the cart and appeared to be attempting to conceal some of the merchandise, the report states. Police recovered 119 items, including large items like a deep fryer, indoor grill and slow cooker. All the items were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-22/mother-used-her-two-ch
Witnesses describe 2012 fatal wreck on River Watch Parkway

...Sullivan's SUV revealed she was going 76 to 78 mph within seconds of the crash, testified Cpl. Barry Smith of the Georgia State Police. Also in the report generated from information from the device ? similar to a airplane's black box ? was that it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-16/witnesses-describe-201
Overtime

...begins a mandatory three-day minicamp Tuesday.? Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes was cited by state police Friday for rear-ending another vehicle on a Massachusetts highway then leaving the scene.Spikes, 27, is accused...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-12/overtime
Clerical errors allowed Charleston church shooter to buy gun

...drug arrest, but the change wasn't corrected in the state police database of arrests. So when a FBI examiner pulled...mistakes that ended up in the criminal records database. State police records of Roof's drug arrest pulled by AP after he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/clerical-errors-allowed-charleston-
MLK sculptor in grave condition

...statue for the Georgia Capitol grounds is in critical condition after being hit by an accused drunk driver.Georgia state police told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Andy Davis was on his motorcycle in Henry County early Saturday when he was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-12/mlk-sculptor-grave-condition
South Carolina House approves bill removing Confederate flag

...The cemeteries affected are the Andersonville and Vicksburg cemeteries in Georgia and Mississippi.Also Wednesday, state police said they were investigating an unspecified number of threats against South Carolina lawmakers debating the flag. Police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-09/south-carolina-house-approves-bill-