Aiken Standard, October 15, 1989

Aiken Standard

October 15, 1989

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Aiken Standard (Newspaper) - October 15, 1989, Aiken, South Carolina Sports Page 2A Gulf Prepares For Storm Landfall Fage9A Timber Cutting On Council Agenda No 1 Notre Dame41 No 17 Tie Air Force27 No 2 Miami48 San Jose State16 No 3 Colorado52 Iowa State17 No 4 Nebraska50 Missouri7 No 5 Michigan10 No 21 Michigan State0 No 7 Arkansas45 Texas Tech13 Texas No 8 Houston13 No 9 Pittsburgh31 Navy14 No 10 Southern Cal31 California15 No 11 Alabama24 SW Louisiana17 No 12 Auburn10 Louisiana State6 Georgia Tech30 No HCIemson14 Texas28 No 15 Oklahoma24 No 16 Illinois14 Purdue2 No 17 Tie Wash State 00 Stanford00 Late Game No 19 Florida State41 Virginia Tech7 Arizona42 No 22 UCLA7 No 23 Penn State34 Syracuse12 25 Tie BYU Colorado State 45 16 No 25 Tie Florida34 Vanderbilt11 Weather Partly Cloudy Partly cloudy skies are forecast to day with highs in the mid 80s A chance of rain is forecast along the coast today and tonight Low tonight in the 60s Please see Page 8A for details Deaths George T Livingston Salley Izzetta Grant Belvedere Robert Carpenter Aiken Luna Jones Windsor Mildred Wiggins North Augusta Olive Carter Huntington NY Please see Page 8A for details Inside Today Bridge4D Calendar7C Classifieds3D DearAbby7C Local Front9A Obituaries8A Opinions1D Sports1B Weather8A COUNTY PUBLIC Sunday October 151980 Aiken South Carolina Building Permits Top Million By CARL LANGLEY Staff Writer In a building boom that includes every thing from chicken houses and pole build ings to executive offices and golf course residential complexes Aiken County governments have issued more than million worth of building permits since Jan 1 The staggering figures with three months still to go in the year already have established 1989 as the decades golden year of growth throughout the county At least one official finds no fault with that description Cities County BreakdownPage 11A I would say thats true said Aiken City Manager Roland H Windham after hearing figures indicating the building surge probably has shattered records for growth in the county and its municipalities Windham said he couldnt remember another year that could match the growth in 1989 Permit records obtained from the cit ies of Aiken and North Augusta and the county show Aiken leading with mil lion in added valuations The county is second with million and North Au gusta ranks third with million For the month of September Aiken led all three governments with million in permits while the county was second with million worth North Augusta figures for the 30 days showed About Aikens ninemonth growth Windham said I know this is a record for us Theres no question about that Pleased with the figures the city manag er noted At one tune if we got three million dollars a year in new buildings we thought we had a good year Aikens numbers for the last nine months were compiled mainly on single please See BUILDING Page 11A Game 1 Oakland beat San Francisco 50 in the World Series opener Dave Stew art was the winning pitcher Dave Parker and Walt Weiss hit homers For the story please see Page IB A FINAL BUFFING Mark Rutland of Ridge Spring s a final buffing on his classic Ford before Staff Photo By Ginny Southworth Saturdays second annual Classic Car Show in Aiken For the story please see Page 9A Shooting Outside Club Puts 4 In Hospital By CARL LANGLEY Staff Writer WAGENER Gunfire outside a Wa gener club early Saturday ended in four people being shot with a small caliber pistol and another jailed on four assault and battery warrants the Wagener po lice chief said Chief MWBlackwell said the shoot ings erupted shortly before 2 am at a nightspot called the Can Do Club on SC 39 inside the town limits Chief Blackwell said John Michael Val entine 26 of Aiken was jailed following an investigation He is being held in the Aiken County Detention Center Chief Blackwell identified those wound ed as Henry Scurry 23 shot in the head Matthew Jackson 21 of Salley shot in the groin Tyrone Davis 20 of North shot in the back and a female juvenile shot in the buttocks A spokesman at HCA Aiken Regional Medical Centers said Scurry was in inten sive care and listed in guarded condition Jackson Davis and the juvenile were admitted for treatment and their condi tions are stable the spokesman Chief Blackwell said the shootings fol lowed an argument that developed into pushing and shoving inside the club and spilled outside where the shootings started Please See SHOOTING Page 11A Brokers Deaf To 87 Echo Eerie Parallels But Analysts Optimistic By JENNIFER LIN KnightRidder NEW YORK Will history repeat it self on Wall Street Two years ago Friday the Dow Jones industrial average plunged 108 points a warning of the crash to come on Monday Oct 19 On Friday the bluechip index lost 190 points the second biggest loss in the stock markets history What wjll happen Monday The coincidental pattern of events has been eerie But most stock market ex perts do not think the second anniversary of the 1987 stock market crash will be marked this year with a repeat perfor mance on Wall Street Andrew Perry a financial advisor with PrudentialBache was in his office Sat urday fielding calls from clients People Wall Street Another Look are asking Whats going on What do you think he said I havent had any body really say lets get out My best guess is we could see another 100 points down or so Monday said Gary Van Arkel a Butcher Singer stockbroker At that point he said Mon ey managers and foreign buyers will be gin to look for bargains Fridays drop paralleled to an uncanny degree the 108point Dow drop on a Fri day exactly two years ago which proved Please See BROKERS Page 11A Delta Jetliner Catches Fire In Salt Lake City By The Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY A Delta Airlines 727 with up to 21 people aboard caught fire during a stop here Saturday injuring six and leaving a gaping hole in the air craft officials said There was a bang and the stewardess told everyone to exit through the rear door said pas senger Jerome Stumborg of Ba kersfield Calif Passengers calmly left the plane via the rear steps he said The blaze was quickly extin guished Five male Delta crew members including the first offi cer and a male passenger were treated at hospitals for smoke in halation and released officials said The fire broke out in a bin hous ing the Boeing 727s computer and electronic equipment in the belly of the aircraft below and behind the cockpit Fred Rollins Deltas dis trict marketing director said at a briefing He said investigators were trying to determine the cause The airplane which has a seat ing capacity of 120 had made a scheduled stop here en route from Los Angeles to Edmonton Alberta Stumborg who boarded the plane in Los Angeles said he and about 20 others were waiting for the air craft to take on Salt Lake City pas sengers shortly after 2 pm when smoke started pouring out of a vent in the firstclass section Rollins however said only about five people were on the plane when the fire broke out Airport firefighters surrounded the aircraft within 90 seconds of the pm alarm and had the fire out 15 minutes later said Air port Operations Manager Ron Malin Were all very grateful it oc curred on the ground Rollins said The flight was to have left for Edmonton with 86 passengers at Bill Goldstone who was waiting to take the flight home to Edmon ton said he saw smoke and flames billowing from the plane as he waited inside the airport near a window Stumborg said no one aboard the aircraft panicked and praised the Please See DELTA Page 11A Staff Photo By David Kidwell STINGING RUN Georgia Techs Jerry Mays heads for the end zone during the Yellow Jackets stunning upset over Clemson For the story please see Page 1B ;