Aiken County Council unanimously approved the second reading of an ordinance Tuesday night that would change the minimum hold times for strays at the Aiken County Animal Shelter.
Fall is a great time to spruce up and tackle chores around the house – raking leaves, cleaning out flower beds, cleaning gutters and putting on a fresh coat of paint – before the holidays arrive.
These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravatt Detention Center for Sept. 17, 2018. 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 …
The Aiken County Historical Museum is looking for docent volunteers with a passion not only for history but also carpentry, gardening and other skills.
The Capital Project Sales Tax IV referendum, which will be on the ballot in November for approval, as well as the Whiskey Road Corridor project will be the topics of the next Aiken Republican Club luncheon.
As the floodwaters from Hurricane Florence continued to rise in North Carolina on Monday, a family from the Tar Heel State’s southern coast was waiting in Aiken to hear when a return home would be possible.
Tropical Depression Florence, at one point a fearsome Category 4 hurricane, dropped a little more than 1 inch of rain throughout the Aiken area over the weekend.
Aiken County Council is scheduled to consider the second reading of an ordinance that would make changes in the minimum hold time for strays at the Aiken County Animal Shelter.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5877's members and friends are celebrating an honor with a familiar ring to it, as their organization has won "All American" status for the third time in the past five years.
North Augusta City Council met Monday night to vote on issues related to both Parks, Recreation and Tourism, as well as settling construction costs for SRP Park.
These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravatt Detention Center for Sept. 14-16, 2018. 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 ha…
The Aiken County NAACP celebrated it's 100th anniversary Sunday with a large crowd and special speech by a pastor from North Charleston.
North Augusta City Council will be voting on four resolutions Monday evening related to parks and recreation, as well as Riverside Village.
In 1929, the Savannah River flooded, causing the evacuation and demise of a town on the South Carolina side called Hamburg. On Sunday, the Aiken County Historical Society unveiled a marker that will be placed in North Augusta to mark the former trade town.
Women political leaders, gerrymandering, and alcohol and the law will be the topics of discussion during USC Aiken's annual Constitution Week from Tuesday to Thursday.
The South Carolina Highway Patrol is seeking information about a hit and run collision with a pedestrian in Aiken County on Saturday.
Using vocal harmonies and traditional instruments, Four Celtic Voices will “perform a spellbinding journey through the magic and wonder of the Celtic Lands” on Nov. 15 at USC Aiken's Etherredge Center.
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Friday evening The Alley was full of music as several local bands came together to help raise money for Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5877.
Tom Russell, founder of Children's Cancer Partners of the Carolinas, was named the 2017-2018 South Carolina Optimist District “Optimist of the Year.” Russell received the award in a small surprise ceremony at his home.
Jewelry making, face painting and coloring were among the activities offered during the program for Art at the Center: Defeat Hate on Friday at the Center for African American History, Art and Culture in Aiken.
These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravatt Detention Center for Sept. 13, 2018. 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 …
Floyd Douglas Maloney, a retired Air Force vet sporting Vietnam veteran's hat, lounges in a chair relaxing on a clear Aiken County day in a pair of slippers at Friendship Baptist Church in Belvedere on Friday.
Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a tropical storm with winds of 70 miles per hour this afternoon, according to NOAA.
The Aiken County NAACP will celebrate its 100th anniversary Sunday, and part of the program will ensure the achievements the civil rights organization made during those years will carry into the next century.
The Aiken Department of Public Safety held a training exercise this week for officers learning how to properly perform a field sobriety test. The test is most often used on drivers suspected of driving under the influence.
The South Carolina Department of Public Safety charged an Aiken woman Tuesday in connection to a fatal collision on Augusta Road in Warrenville.
An Aiken man and an Augusta woman were charged early Wednesday morning following a vehicle pursuit with police down Columbia Highway North.
- Prince Edward visits Aiken, plays court tennis
- Florence brings some wind, rain to Aiken
- Florence gives Aiken County a wet weekend
- Prince Edward's visit to Aiken on Monday has been canceled
- Aiken woman charged with DUI in fatal collision on Augusta Road
- Highway Patrol is asking for help with information in Aiken County hit and run
- Aiken County car crash sends two to Augusta hospital with 'serious' injuries
- Authorities seek help finding wanted Aiken man
- Crime blotter for Sept. 16
- Report: Aiken's older population will continue to grow
- Battle in the Alley
- ADPS' Lt. Karl Odenthal Retires
- The Holistic and Wellness Fair
- Aiken County Animal Shelter pets for adoption for Sept. 14
- Most Wanted by Aiken County Sheriff's Office: Sept. 11
- Wildlife Appreciation 101, for Seniors
- Tenth Annual Prism Concert
- Aiken County Animal Shelter pets for adoption for Sept. 7
- Most Wanted by Aiken County Sheriff's Office: Sept. 18
- Aiken's Makin' opens as crowds flock to downtown