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South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's statement on roadwork seen as overblown

...soon-to-be-former chief of staff, but they didn't discuss specific ideas. Simrill hails from fast-growing York County, home to arguably the state's best roadways, where a 1-cent local sales tax funds road construction.His ideas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-15/south-carolina-gov-nikki
SC cop shooting shrouded in mystery

...Sometimes, the video can exonerate officers: In August, a prosecutor refused to file criminal charges against a York County deputy who wounded a 70-year-old man after mistaking his cane for a shotgun during an after-dark traffic stop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-30/sc-cop-shooting-shroud
3 charged in attack on disabled SC vet

...70-year-old Wayne Whiteside remains in fair condition at Carolinas Medical center in Charlotte.On Wednesday, York County Sheriff's deputies charged Whiteside's 21-year-old granddaughter Kaylan Elaine Whiteside with attempted murder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-28/3-charged-attack-disabled-sc
No charges against SC police chief after chase

...to Anderson prosecutor Chrissy Adams, who handled the case because of Robinson's close work with the prosecutor in York County.Adams wrote to SLED on Wednesday saying while Robinson's actions were inappropriate, they were not criminal.Robinson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-03/no-charges-against-sc-police
3 top picks to replace City Administrator Fred Russell named

...County. He also competed with Augusta's former deputy administrator, Bill Shanahan, for a county manager job in York County, S.C., last year. Layson lost the position to Shanahan.Asked whether public or private funds should be used...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-09/3-top-picks-replace-city
Democratic Senate hopefuls pledge to keep MOX open

...pledged to keep the project viable, saying he wasn't bothered by its growing price tag.A third Democrat, former York County Council member Sidney Moore, did not participate in the debate, saying he already had several campaign events scheduled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-29/democratic-senate-hopefuls-pl
No danger in SC nuke leak, officials say

...environment." Last year, two tritium leaks were reported at another Duke-run facility, Catawba Nuclear Station in York County. In both instances, NRC officials said the tritium levels were less than half the federal limit for safe drinking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-08/no-danger-sc-nuke-leak-offic
Across the region

...villageYORK, S.C. - Author i ties say they have arrested a man who fired a gun into a community of Muslim families in York County last month.Deputies went to Islam ville about 8 p.m. Dec. 21 after residents reported hearing gunshots and racial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-02/across-region
Russell fired as city administrator

...a headhunter do that search."Since Deputy Administrator Bill Shanahan's resignation in August to take a job in York County, S.C., the city has just one deputy administrator on staff ? Tameka Allen, a city employee since 1992 who also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-12-09/russell-fired-city-admin
SC election ballot set as filing deadline passes

...Scott faces Randall Young of Greenville in the primary. There is a three-way Democratic primary for Scott's seat. York County councilman Sidney Moore and Richland County Councilwoman Joyce Dickerson are running as is Harry Pavilack of Myrtle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-30/sc-election-ballot-set-filing