A grocery shopper in Aiken has hit it big.
Construction to widen Interstate 20 in a two-state stretch is expected to be finished in early 2022, according to an infrastructure projects update provided to the Aiken County Legislative Delegation Monday night.
Some Aiken residents living in an area between Whiskey and Banks Mill roads soon will be learning more details about plans for the initial phase of the Whiskey Road Corridor Improvement Project, which will focus on stormwater drainage.
Local consent and decision-making is critical for successful nuclear waste storage and related policy, according to Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, a California Democrat.
These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravatt Detention Center for Oct. 18-20, 2019. Some names have already been printed and are not included below. Some of the people listed may not have actually spent time in jail if they posted bond and were released. Although those listed hav…
The director of the S.C. Department of Insurance told the Rotary Club of Aiken on Monday that he “wholeheartedly” supports efforts in the Palmetto State’s legislature to crack down on distracted driving.
An Aiken man was charged Sunday after allegedly stealing a car from the parking lot of Hotel Aiken with a passenger asleep in the back seat.
The candidates running to represent the city of Aiken's first district will appear together at a forum Tuesday night.
The final working drawings for construction of the Millbrook Elementary School renovation project are on the agenda for the Aiken County School Board's meeting Tuesday.
North Augusta City Council will vote on a resolution related to property for public safety facilities on Monday during their regularly scheduled meeting.
MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands — A crew of deep-sea explorers and historians looking for lost World War II warships have found a second Japanese aircraft carrier that went down in the historic Battle of Midway.
Fall is about to be in full swing which means that cooler weather and the heating season are not that far away. The Better Business Bureau recommends that consumers consider having central heating systems, any wood heating appliances and components inspected before they are fired up for dail…
A recent study published by an American Heart Association found a significant link between dog ownership and longer life, particularly with regard to heart health.
With the 2019-2020 flu season beginning this month, local health care providers are giving the public a heads up on how to keep the flu virus at bay.
When you think of the role of a police officer, you may think of handcuffs, prisons or red and blue flashing lights.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris rallied in Aiken on Saturday evening, and to the crowd's delight, blasted President Donald Trump between various policy anecdotes and calls to action.
Based on its name, the Aiken Newcomers’ Club should be an organization that provides people who have moved to this part of South Carolina the chance to meet local residents and make new friends.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Long after more flamboyant colleagues flamed out of President Donald Trump's favor amid ethics scandals, low-profile and folksy Rick Perry survived in the Cabinet in part by steering clear of controversy.
Trishonna Dukes, wearing simulation goggles, tried to complete a sobriety test set up by the Aiken Department of Public Safety during the Teen Life Maze event at the Lessie B. Price Aiken Senior and Youth Center on Friday.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Nestor rushed into Georgia on Saturday as a post-tropical cyclone after the former tropical storm spawned a tornado that damaged homes and a school in central Florida but spared an area of the Florida Panhandle devastated one year ago by Hurricane Michael.
Performers at the STARR Community Stage didn't let gloomy weather stop them from empowering their community or evangelizing on Saturday during the Aiken City Limits music festival.
Should all go well, the Salt Waste Processing Facility at the Savannah River Site, designed to process millions of gallons of nuclear waste every year, will be up and running in the March or April timeframe, site manager Michael Budney said Thursday.
South Carolina is one of the highest-ranked states in the nation when it comes to domestic violence. That's why several advocates in Aiken County have made it their life's mission to educate and raise awareness about the issue .
In a resignation letter tendered to President Donald Trump, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry reviewed his department's accomplishments over the years, including nuclear cleanup and weapons work, both of which are conducted at the Savannah River Site.
The USC Aiken Industrial Process Engineering Program earned the stamp of approval by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology Engineering Accreditation Commission.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 902 Hitchcock Drive S.W., held its annual Oktoberfest celebration from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 12. Attendees enjoyed authentic German food, music and fellowship.
Hundreds of visitors were eager to ride rollercoasters and eat fair food for the Western Carolina State Fair's opening day Friday evening.
As Tropical Storm Nestor takes aim at the Florida panhandle – tracing along the same path that Hurricane Michael took in 2018 – several events in Aiken are being rescheduled to work around the stormy weather forecast for the Aiken area on Saturday.
A victim is receiving treatment after a shooting that occurred near the corner of Freiday Lane and Maurice Terrace on Friday evening.
U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson on Friday wished all the best for Secretary of Energy Rick Perry, who on Thursday publicly announced he would be leaving President Donald Trump's cabinet by the end of the year.
These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravatt Detention Center for Oct. 17, 2019. Some names have already been printed and are not included below. Some of the people listed may not have actually spent time in jail if they posted bond and were released. Although those listed have b…
BEECH ISLAND — Wielding six large pairs of scissors Friday, elected officials and others celebrated the completion of all the major work involved in Aiken County’s largest ever capital project, in terms of cost.
A North Augusta man is in the Aiken County detention center facing a slew of charges following a burglary at the Aiken County Career and Technology Center.
- Police respond to armed robbery at business on Aiken's Southside
- Warrenville man charged with impersonating police officer
- Aiken County Animal Shelter hits critical capacity level
- Gloverville man killed in accident
- North Carolina woman dies in car accident on I-20
- Hundreds predicted to be hired as Savannah River Site poised to grow
- Aiken man charged with stealing car with passenger asleep in the back
- Presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris jabs at Trump during Aiken County town hall
- Aiken man charged with attempted murder
- Aiken County finalizing plans to contact landowners affected by Whiskey Road stormwater drainage project
- Aiken County Animal Shelter pets for adoption for Oct. 19
- Aiken County Animal Shelter Overflow
- Aiken City Limits 2019
- Most Wanted by Aiken County Sheriff's Office: Oct. 18
- Cumbee Center Cook Off
- College Football: Florida vs. South Carolina
- Week 8: South Aiken at North Augusta
- Fair's opening day
- Aiken County Animal Shelter pets for adoption for Oct. 12