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.
Growing up in North Augusta, I still remember what it was like to see an alligator once in a while as a child.
Sunday, June 29, 2014 12:01 a.m.
We’ve said it on this page a number of times in recent months – Aiken City Council needs to make northside recreation a priority.
Friday, June 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.
South Carolina state senators pulled off an astonishing last-minute rescue of a legislative bill a week ago.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 12:01 a.m.
The City of Aiken needs the right person in place to make sure its recreation program stays one of the best in the state.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 12:01 a.m.
South Carolina can spur greater political engagement by making it easier to be an elected official and instituting greater transparency.
Sunday, June 22, 2014 12:01 a.m.
A lone dissenter almost turned Aiken County into one of the losers of the General Assembly’s final day.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Working with a long time adversary such as Iran might be needed to keep Iraq together, but the U.S. should proceed cautiously.
Sunday, June 15, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Not surprisingly, the voter turnout for the South Carolina primary elections on Tuesday was distressingly low.
Thursday, June 12, 2014 12:01 a.m.
It's difficult to force judgement on Tuesday night's exhaustingly late election results without knowing all the details, but what we do know is this is the second time in two election cycles that Aiken County has experienced a ballot box blunder.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Acting City Manager Stuart Bedenbaugh made the right call this week lifting the almost inexplicably restrictive email policy for City workers.
Sunday, June 8, 2014 12:01 a.m.
The resignation of Aiken City Manager Richard Pearce on Friday was undoubtedly a difficult decision, but it was also the right one if he and Council believe he can no longer be effective.
Friday, June 6, 2014 12:01 a.m.
It appears the fox will continue to guard the hen house after our General Assembly moved forward this week with a lackluster ethics bill.
Thursday, June 5, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Lillian Koller's resignation as head of the S.C. Department of Social Services on Monday thankfully takes the face away from the agency's ongoing investigation.
Sunday, June 1, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Graniteville-based plant MTU America should be seen as a great corporate neighbor with its efforts to provide apprenticeships to local students. Three students at the Aiken County Career and Technology Center will graduate from their home schools this week,...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.
South Carolina legislators made the right call last week by giving the greenlight to solar energy in our state.