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South Carolina Highway Patrol investigating fatal accident in Beech Island

...Officers were called to the scene about noon, according to the agency's Web site. It is unclear at this time how many victims or vehicles were involved with the accident.The scene has since been cleared, Aiken County dispatch said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-20/south-carolina-highway
Meet the 2014 AMPED Music Contest Finalists: The Vellotones, 'Lace Dress'

...billed itself as Augusta's opening act never thought it would have much longevity. It was, after all, more of a social vehicle than a musical one. Interestingly enough, nearly 20 years later, that has remained an important part of the band's ethos...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-19/meet-2014-amped-music
Five sought in armed robbery

...when he was passed by a gold, four-door vehicle carrying five black males. When the vehicle got to the Fenwick and Tuttle stop sign...taking off his shorts, the driver exited the vehicle and struck the victim in the back of the head...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-19/five-sought-armed-robb
Rants & Raves

...rush and tailgating does not mean anybody needs to switch lanes to get out of your way (unless you are driving an emergency vehicle) so you may pull up first at the next traffic light. WHY IN THE WORLD are people without children hired to supervise teachers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-19/rants-raves
Master Corporal Sandra Rogers | The Augusta Chronicle

...killed. When Aiken Public Safety Master Cpl. Sandy Rogers was gunned down Jan. 28, 2012, while investigating a suspicious vehicle near Eustis Park, Aiken lost a police officer and a dedicated public servant. The man charged in the slayings of his girlfriend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/master-corporal-sandra-rogers
Aiken County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...deputies and officers from ACSO, Aiken DPS and North Augusta DPS. Dustin Tre Munoz, 21, is accused of operating his motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. A barking dog could have been a hero the night Grover Cleveland Sai lors and his wife...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/rants-and-raves/crime/aiken-county-sheriffs-
Aiken County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...deputies and officers from ACSO, Aiken DPS and North Augusta DPS. Dustin Tre Munoz, 21, is accused of operating his motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. A barking dog could have been a hero the night Grover Cleveland Sai lors and his wife...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/aiken-county-crime
Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...Hall was kidnapped, raped and shot. The assailants threw both victims into the river, leaving behind the blood-stained vehicle. Two days later, James C. Gray, 54, was kidnapped from Beech Island and taken to the end of a Bush Field runway. Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/07/met_324670.shtml
2014 Infiniti QX60 offers good seating, mileage

Families who need a vehicle with three rows of seats have a new...can stop the SUV if sensors detect the vehicle is backing up into an obstacle, such...the SUV from moving into the adjacent vehicle.The QX60 name might not sound familiar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-09-18/2014-infiniti-qx60-offers-goo
SC airport bomb dog dies in hot car

...media outlets the K-9 named Emma died Tuesday. Weston says it's standard procedure for handlers to leave K-9s in running vehicles while a special air conditioning unit in the back of the car is running. But Weston says that unit malfunctioned Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-18/sc-airport-bomb-dog-dies-hot