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Staff photo by Derrek Asberry Dr. Susan Winsor, Aiken Technical College president, spoke with Savannah River Remediation interim president Stuart MacVean during a meeting Thursday at Newberry Hall about the benefits of a federal grant.
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AIKEN STANDARD FILE PHOTO Members of the Marine Corps League's James L. Hammons Detachment No.
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Belk will hosts its bi-annual KidFest in-store event Saturday, Aug. 9, from noon to 3 p.m. at all locations.
A 17-year-old Aiken woman was detained for shoplifting on Tuesday after she tried to take $45 in merchandise from a store on Richland Avenue without paying.
STAFF PHOTO BY CINDY KUBOVIC Karlee Sightler,left, and her mother, Lorry Sightler, of Upscale Resale won for Best Consignment Shop.
AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, Kerry Brown From left, Aksel Hennie as Tydeus, Ingrid Bolso Berdal as Atalanta, Dwayne Johnson as Hercules, Reece Ritchie as Iolaus, and Rufus Sewell as Autolycus in a scene from 'Hercules.'
Submitted Photo Jessica Key will attend the S.C. Governor's School of the Arts and Humanities for the 2014-2015 academic year.
My very favoritest T-shirt is thread bare, stretched and misshapen. It used to be a soft, buttery yellow color but is now grayish from all the washing it has endured.
Two defendants in separate Aiken County robbery cases pleaded guilty in court this week, according to the Second Circuit Solicitor's Office.
Staff photo by Maayan Schechter From left South Carolina Rep. Bakari Sellers, D-Denmark, stood next to the Aiken Area Council on Aging's Executive Director Scott Murphy as he spoke about his initiatives to expand senior care in the state as part of his campaign for lieutenant governor on Tuesday.
A 55-year-old Leesville woman was detained for disorderly conduct on Monday after she was found passed out in a vehicle parked in the middle of Edgefield Avenue, according to the Aiken Department of Public Safety.
A nearly 7-acre beachfront lot on Kiawah that just sold for $22 million may be the Charleston area's most expensive home site, but prior to the sale last week the property had one of Charleston County's lowest tax bills.
Staff photo by Maayan Schechter The intersection of Whiskey Road and Dougherty Road could see improvements to decrease traffic if Aiken City Council decides to move forward and add an additional turn lane from Dougherty Road onto Whiskey Road.
The City of Aiken is considering changes to the layout of its buildings, but so far, only piecemeal changes appear to be in place.
Those who live in Aiken and demand taxes be raised have never balanced a budget and never heard of the phrase debt free.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 10:00 pm
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