Loud booms from training exercise

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Richmond County sheriff’s officials said reports of loud noises in south Augusta are likely associated with training being conducted Thursday at a the sheriff’s training facility off Deans Bridge Road.

Sheriff’s Lt. Calvin Chew confirmed that explosive ordinance disposal training was under way at the training range today.

Sheriff’s dispatchers said they had received several calls about loud booms in the area.

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rebellious
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rebellious 02/28/13 - 05:11 pm
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I am telling my wife the loud booms and occasional tooting noises are from the training facility as well. There is also a smell associated with it.

Sweet son
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Sweet son 02/28/13 - 05:26 pm
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soapy_725
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soapy_725 03/01/13 - 06:58 am
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Pam says there is no threat to residents.
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Do not panic. The latest round of storms in the area did not knock out power to the emergency command center in downtown EVANS. The Energizer Bunny was hired as a consulting associate by CC.

soapy_725
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soapy_725 03/01/13 - 07:05 am
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Ain't government grand.
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Apache helicopters over the dam. Explosions at Fort Gordon. Unexplained sonic booms in Appling. Military personnel in battle fatigues all over the place.

It is about time for another "domestic terrorist attack".

They have certainly showed me who has the power in the USA. Oh well, how many guns and ammunition does it take to defend yourself against a totalitarian government?

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