Sunday, August 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.
The financial health of the U.S. was thankfully offered one positive check mark last week after the Congressional Budget Office reported that Medicare wonít be as much of a budget-buster as expected.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Looking for ways to revitalize Aikenís Northside, and in particular the Crosland Park neighborhood, isnít something new for Aiken City Council.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:01 a.m.
The way we fund education in South Carolina needs to be changed, and thankfully that seemed to be the consensus at a superintendent of education candidate forum in Myrtle Beach this weekend.
Sunday, August 24, 2014 12:01 a.m.
South Carolina classrooms are facing a burgeoning dilemma.
Thursday, August 21, 2014 12:01 a.m.
The future is now brighter, but North Augusta isnít in the clear when it comes to bringing Project Jackson to fruition.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Bullying isnít anything new, but itís becoming increasingly imperative that schools remain as vigilant as possible toward the issue.
Sunday, August 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.
The spillover impact from the new Cyber Command center coming to Fort Gordon should be embraced by Aiken County.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Rumors are swirling that President Barack Obama will use his executive authority to enact wide-scale amnesty to illegal immigrants, perhaps even by the summerís end. This ďthreatĒ of amnesty may ultimately prove to be pure spin, but itís important to...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Too many projects aimed at benefiting Aiken have essentially gone dormant because of a lack of consistent oversight.
Sunday, August 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.
A solar energy bill ceremonially signed into law last week may not represent an overwhelming turning point in South Carolinaís future, but itís a step in the right direction.
Thursday, August 7, 2014 12:01 a.m.
A proposal being pursued by Aiken City Council and City staff aimed at opening up space for downtown development is a practical one for Aikenís future.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 12:01 a.m.
It will be a monumental failure if South Carolina lawmakers donít pass ethics reform in the next legislative session.
Sunday, August 3, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Aiken City Council should proceed with caution as it searches for its next city manager.
Thursday, July 31, 2014 12:01 a.m.
They may be considered political odd couples, but recent examples of working across the aisle offer hope that Washington, D.C. may once again get back to some cooperation.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Any failure to create a sustainable future for the Savannah River Site has to first rest with President Barack Obama playing politics and the unclear vision set by the federal government.
Sunday, July 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Free tennis lessons that are being offered to youth at Eustis Park in Aiken represent an excellent model for future partnerships in the city.