The Rev. Brendolyn Jenkins Boseman has led a life of community service and activism, but her commitment to improving the lives of others began when she had to fight for her own equality as a young child.
PENSACOLA, Fla. — The Saudi student who fatally shot three people at a U.S. naval base in Florida hosted a dinner party earlier in the week where he and three others watched videos of mass shootings, a U.S. official told The Associated Press on Saturday.
Christmas came early for several local children in need Saturday morning after an Aiken man pledged to pay for clothing and toys at the Walmart on Whiskey Road.
A "Secret Santa" around the office, friends and family can be fun. A gift exchange among online friends you haven’t met, well, that’s a little different and carries a heftier consequence. These gift exchanges, while they look like innocent fun, are really pyramid schemes – and are considered…
Voters across the greater Aiken area will hit the polls Tuesday and elect three new Aiken County School Board members.
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii — A dozen frail survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor returned Saturday to honor those who perished when Japanese planes pierced a quiet sunny morning 78 years ago and rained bombs on battleships lined up below.
Aiken City Councilwoman Kay Biermann Brohl is the daughter of a survivor of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, which happened 78 years ago today and led to the United States’ formal entry into World War II.
Assisted by 5-year-old Cayden Capps, Aiken Mayor Rick Osbon flipped the ceremonial switch to light up the new Christmas tree on Newberry Street on Friday night after leading the crowd in a countdown.
The parents of the United Kingdom teenager allegedly killed in a collision with a car driven by a woman from Aiken have expressed plans to return to the U.S. next week.
These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravatt Detention Center for Dec. 5. 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 been arr…
Construction on the amphitheater in North Augusta's Riverside Village development is underway, and funding for a fountain has been allocated. The size and cost of that fountain have yet to be decided, though.
Aiken County won’t be participating in a national class action lawsuit that is seeking compensation for damage caused by the opioid crisis.
PENSACOLA, Fla. — A shooter opened fire at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola Friday morning in an attack that left three people dead including the assailant, and multiple people injured. The gunfire prompted a massive law enforcement response to the base, which was locked down.
North Augusta’s request to a judicial court judge to reconsider an order in a Freedom of Information Act case was denied Thursday morning during a hearing.
A new scholarship will benefit students enrolled in a technical education program at Aiken Technical College thanks to the generosity an Aiken couple.
The Aiken Steeplechase Association has found a possible new home for its events, and the City of Aiken might help financially with the purchase of the property.
An Aiken man is facing multiple charges for allegedly entering an unlocked USC Aiken campus apartment in October while carrying a firearm.
These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravatt Detention Center for Dec. 4. 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 been arr…
GREER — A sheriff's deputy in South Carolina unintentionally shot and wounded a shoplifting suspect's mother during a confrontation inside a home in October, authorities said.
Wall Street capped a wobbly day of trading Thursday with slight gains for the major stock indexes as technology companies and banks outweighed declines elsewhere in the market.
COLUMBIA — The state Supreme Court overturned the murder conviction of a man who served 13 years in a South Carolina prison because the prosecutor made comments suggesting that all defense lawyers and their clients lie.
The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office has called in the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Aiken County Coroner’s Office to conduct an investigation into an inmate’s death at the detention center, according to a news release by the sheriff's office.
For those who resisted the Christmas creep – the phenomenon of putting decorations up before the start of the holidays – the weekend after Thanksgiving was the perfect time to buy a Christmas tree.
HONOLULU — A U.S. sailor shot and wounded three civilian Department of Defense employees at the Pearl Harbor shipyard Wednesday before taking their own life, the military said.
Savannah River Site employees recently raised eyebrows and funds during the Dash for Bikes, Walk for Trikes Race, which led to the purchase of bicycles and tricycles for this year’s SRS Toys for Tots campaign.
North Augusta Department of Public Safety announced Tuesday it has contracted with CodeRED to provide emergency notification services to the community.
These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravatt Detention Center for Dec. 3. 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 been arr…
Edgefield, Johnston and Williston are among the 21 communities that were awarded more than $7 million in Community Development Block Grant funds by the S.C. Department of Commerce for public improvement efforts.
Deputies are reminding Aiken County residents to be aware of package thieves after the sheriff's office received a report of a delivered package being stolen from the front porch of a home in Graniteville.
Representatives of presidential candidates took questions and asked for local support at a public forum Tuesday night hosted by the Aiken NAACP.
In keeping with the theme of Giving Tuesday, members of Aiken area Lions Clubs gave their time Tuesday to ensure school children have healthy eyes.
Aiken City Council didn’t take any action publicly Tuesday after meeting in executive session with representatives of the Aiken Steeplechase Association in the Municipal Building downtown.
- Aiken man charged with entering USC Aiken dorm with firearm
- Aiken man purchases clothes and toys for local children in need
- Human remains found in Burnettown under investigation
- Parents of U.K. teen killed by South Aiken grad plan to return to U.S.
- Aiken family demands action after second animal attack this year
- Graniteville woman charged with burglary of Beech Island rental home
- Coroner identifies inmate found dead at Aiken County Detention Center
- Police bookings for Dec. 6
- Ridge Spring-Monetta can't keep up in Class A title game
- How did we get here? Aiken County School Board special election set for Tuesday
- Class A State Championship: Ridge Spring-Monetta vs. Green Sea Floyds
- Weekly top residence sales for Aiken County Nov. 19-26
- Aiken Christmas Tree Lighting
- Aiken County Animal Shelter pets for adoption for Dec. 8
- GVW Christmas Parade celebration
- Class AA State Championship: Barnwell vs. Saluda
- Aiken Jaycees Christmas Parade
- Graniteville Gets Seasonal Glow
- ACC Championship: Clemson v. Virginia