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Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...whose loved ones were victims of Mr. High and three others were not allowed to watch the execution, but were present at the prison Tuesday evening. "He fired that shotgun at Bonnie's head. Two of the pellets tore his ear," Mrs. Phillips said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/07/met_324670.shtml
Long prison term imposed for child pornography

...34, pleaded guilty to the federal charge in April. On Tuesday, U.S. District Court Judge Randal J. Hall imposed the prison term which, like all federal prison terms, will be served without parole. Once released, Genitski will be under supervised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-25/long-prison-term-impos
Officers deserve respect

...the daily reading of the Bible and prayer. Then in the past 30 years, according to the Faith and Freedom Coalition, the prison population increased 500 percent to 2.2 million. This escalation in crime is taking place while the words "police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-08-27/officers-deserve-respect
Sanders gets raucous, but mostly white welcome in South Carolina as he works for black support

...among black voters is more about unfamiliarity than anything else."He resonates, especially when he's talking about the prison system ... jobs, education, opportunity, all the issues we want to hear about," she said. "He's just got to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-21/sanders-gets-raucous-mostly-w
Rebel, Nazi comparisons unjustified

...contrary. There was no Confederate Auschwitz. The closest thing that the Confederacy had to a concentration camp was the prison camp at Andersonville, but even that was no part of a national plan to exterminate a group.The Confederacy did not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-18/rebel-nazi-compa
Inmate claims roommate he killed at Augusta State Medical Prison wanted to die

...nitroglycerin usually reduces or eliminates chest pain, Lett testified.Two witnesses who were correctional officers at the prison in July 2013 testified that Lowerly and Tiraboschi both repeatedly asked for medical help for Lowerly after he went to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-04/inmate-claims-roommate
Thomas Bailey

...J. worked in law enforcement at the Harlem Police Department as a dispatcher/jailor, Department of Corrections at the prison located in Sparta, GA and finally retiring from the McDuffie County Sheriff's Office as a supervisor in the McDuffie...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175397719
Dallas' Dez Bryant says he won't play without long-term deal

...alcohol isn't considered a factor. Havey says murky waters are hindering the search. BRONCOS: President Obama cut the prison sentences of 46 non-violent drug offenders, and one of them was Katina Smith, the mother of Denver receiver Demaryius...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-07-13/dallas-dez-bryant-says-he
Jean Smith

...services. She served as an Elder, Class of 1997 and Deacon, Class of 2006 and 2008. Jean worked with Meals on Wheels, the Prison Ministry, Tea at Brandon Wilde, and chaired GAP Ministry in the past. Many people have been touched by Jean's generosity...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175126898
Across South Carolina

Haley selects new probation directorCOLUMBIA - Gov. Nikki Haley on Friday named the prison agency's inspector general as the next leader of South Carolina's probation and parole agency.Jerry Adger, 60, of Irmo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-09/across-south-carolina