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2 Greenbrier students arrested for "playing chicken"

...maintain lane, aggressive driving and reckless driving, according to a statement from Columbia County Sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris. Both were released on $3,300 bond.Hogan is a member of Greenbrier's baseball team that defeated Gainesville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-28/2-greenbrier-students-arrest
2 girls airlifted to hospital after ATV crash

...crews and police were called to the 5300 block of Magnolia Drive about 3 p.m., Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said. Hurt in the crash were Emma Maples, 14, and Olivia Maples, 9, both of Benson, N.C.A preliminary investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-09/2-girls-airlifted-hospital-a
Man arrested in Augusta tire slashing scam

...County jail records. He was being held at the Charles B. Webster Detention Center.Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris confirmed that Simoneaux was one of the suspects in a number of identical scams throughout the area.In each case the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-15/man-arrested-augusta-t
Greenville, SC, man dies in Appling crash

...turn left on Ray Owens Road, Acharya pulled into the path of a northbound dump truck, according to sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.The Barry Tabor Paving Inc. truck ? driven by David Lee Johnson, 58, of Thomson ? hit the Camry on the driver's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-14/greenville-sc-man-dies-appli
9-year-old still in critical condition after ATV crash

...were airlifted to the hospital after the wreck in the 5300 block of Magnolia Drive, Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said Saturday.A preliminary investigation found that when Emma was unable to complete a turn, the ATV left the road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-10/9-year-old-still-critical-con
Former state legislator Joey Brush dies in motorcycle wreck

...the motorcycle before attempting to drive through the intersection, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris. Crouch was found at fault in the wreck and charges against her are pending, Morris said."Joey and I were good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-07/former-state-legislator-joey-
Aggravated assault difficult to prevent, officials say

...in 2014. There have been 11 incidents reported so far in 2015, nine of which happened during daytime hours, Capt. Steve Morris said.Fortunately, there are times when the sheriff's office receives anonymous tips before an assault occurs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-15/aggravated-assault-dif
Bizarre scam targets Columbia County couple

...Oreszak said she had none, she was ordered to get out and the two men left, according to the report.Sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said it was all part of a scam targeting the woman and her 80-year-old husband. Oreszak had been staying with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-08/bizarre-scam-targets-c
State transportation board chair calls highway deaths increase "totally unnecessary"

...same period in 2014.In Columbia County, there have been five fatalities this year, up from three last year, Capt. Steve Morris said.As part of the state campaign, drivers are asked to do three things: buckle up, stay off electronic devices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-12/drive-stope-rise-road-
Deputy fired after DUI charge

...speeding, failure to maintain lane and expired registration, according to information provided by sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.About 11:30 p.m., a deputy saw a speeding vehicle on South Belair Road; the driver, later identified as Connor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-05/deputy-fired-after-dui