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Social media policy strictness differs among police agencies

...Morris said. "Law enforcement is a profession that doesn't end when you take off your uniform."Similar to Columbia County, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office also lacks a specific social media policy; however, its code of conduct prohibits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-28/social-media-policy-strictne
Shortchanging schools?

...Commission chooses.But if it appears the county is soaking the school system for revenue, it isn't, according to Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross. He said there is much more to tax assessment and collection than is reflected in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-28/shortchanging-schools
Suspect in slaying extradited to Columbia County

A Florida man indicted in the Aug. 14 killing of a Martinez man was extradited to Columbia County on Friday.Daniel Nelson Robinson, 21, of Jacksonville, arrived at the Columbia County Detention Center just before 2 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-26/suspect-slaying-extrad
Slaying suspect to be brought to Columbia County soon

Slaying suspect Daniel Nelson Robinson could be returned to Columbia County in days, officials said Wednesday.Robinson, 21, is being held in a Jacksonville, Fla., jail after he was caught by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-24/slaying-suspect-be-bro
Florida drops its charges against Columbia County murder suspect

...attorney's office decided to drop all charges against Robinson in Duval County so that the process to extradite him to Columbia County could be expedited.The release stated that the decision to drop charges was made after consulting with Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-23/florida-drops-its-char
Slaying suspect court date delayed again

...Robinson has been delayed for another week.Robinson remains in a Jacksonville, Fla., jail awaiting extradition to Columbia County in the slaying of Bill DaVitte on Aug. 15. Police said Robinson shot DaVitte, 55, and injured his wife, Jenny...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-22/slaying-suspect-court-
Rants & Raves

...the people of Ferguson alone. He should come down to Columbia County and investigate the killing down here. RANT TO COLUMBIA County school district. Our kids are not sent to school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-21/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

RAVE TO COLUMBIA County Animal Services. I had them pick up a stray, female pit bull that recently had puppies. She was in terrible shape and totally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-08/rants-raves
A month after slaying, suspect to appear in Florida court

...of extraditing Robinson "is starting to pick up.""There's no exact timetable on when he'll be extradited to Columbia County, but District Attorney Wright has been in contact with the (Jack son ville) district attorney regarding this case...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-14/month-after-slaying-su
PDQ in Evans to open Sunday

...Tim Tebow and Vinny Testaverde. The group bought the lot for a little more than $1 million in April, according to Columbia County property records.The property formerly housed a historic teacher's dormitory and later turned into the Strictly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-04/pdq-evans-o