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Aiken, South Carolina is located in Aiken County. Zip codes in Aiken, SC include 29801, 29802, and 29805. The median home price in Aiken is $179,500 which is roughly $76/per square foot. More Aiken information.

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Dumpster Depot installs electric car chargers

Submitted photo Norman Dunagan, owner of Dumpster Depot, owns an electric car and is supporting the product by partnering with businesses to provide electric car chargers throughout the CSRA.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Superintendent hopeful Spearman spells out education's needs

STAFF PHOTO BY ROB NOVIT Molly Spearman, right, the Republican candidate for state superintendent of education, talks with Ken Gordon after addressing the Aiken Republican Club earlier this week.

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TalkBack for Aug. 23: Feral cats, Aiken, taxes

There is a group called the Cat Alliance that can help you fix feral cats. You could even call the SPCA or the Aiken County Animal Shelter.

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Adult education registration begins on Monday

Aiken Standard file photo In 2013, Linda Edenfield, left, and her best friend, Shandice Brown, share the joy of earning their GED credentials at an adult education program.

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Letter: Cat still needs a permanent home

I'm writing this in response to the article that appeared in the August 12 edition of the Aiken Standard about the rescued cat named Pixie, who is looking for a home.

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Sheheen says Haley is indifferent to state's needs

South Carolina Sen. Vincent Sheheen, the Democrat trying to unseat Republican Gov. Nikki Haley, told a group of Democrats in Aiken County Thursday that Haley has been indifferent to the needs of the state's residents, according to a story posted on The Aiken Standard's website.

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District ACT scores exceed state, nation

While ACT scores statewide scored just below the national average, Aiken County School District high school seniors scored well above the state and slightly above the national average, District officials said.

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Column: Nuclear industry has reshaped community

There is much today that generates controversy. But nuclear technologies should not be one of them.

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The Aiken Standard

Edgefield County Historical Society celebrating 75th anniversary

The Edgefield County Historical Society, which is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, is one of the oldest organizations of its kind in South Carolina.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Blotter for Aug. 14

An Aiken business owner reported about $4,000 in tools stolen from a trailer parked at a construction site on Columbia Avenue on Tuesday.

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Smidge with Midge: Valuable lessons learned from surgery

Photo by Ken Perrine The Apple Fest, planned for Nov. 1 at St. John's United Methodist Church, will have an exceptional selection of jewlery.

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Can You Spot What's Missing From This Elementary School's ...

A mother said she was stunned when her daughter's elementary school recently distributed a printed copy of the Pledge of Allegiance that omitted the words "under God."

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The Aiken Standard

Mike's Life: This is not goodbye, Aiken

I've never been really good at change. I like stability. I like normalcy. I like routine.

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Marti Healy: a maze of memories and possibilities on the north edge of Aiken

A pair of highly polished men's black dress shoes sit atop a table shaped like something out of the 1930s.

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Hands behind your back: Turning yourself in on warrants

The North Augusta Department of Public Safety announced last week that it served several people with outstanding warrants.

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Bowling for Life fundraiser set for Friday

Bowling for Life, a fundraiser to benefit the Life Choices Pregnancy Care Center, is scheduled for Friday at StrikeHouse Bowl.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Aiken Standard

USCA freshmen introduced to the two Wes Moore's

STAFF PHOTO BY ROB NOVT At USC Aiken's freshman convocation event on Wednesday, author Wes Moore discusses the book he wrote about himself and another Wes Moore and how their lives came apart - one finding success and the other, prison.

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The Aiken Standard

Groups come together to endorse one-cent sales tax referendum

STAFF PHOTO BY MAAYAN SCHECHTER On behalf of the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce, the Aiken Board of Realtors and the Economic Development Partnership of South Carolina, CEO and President of the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce David Jameson announced all three would endorse the one-cent sales tax, during the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce's ... (more)

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ATC to introduce program to assist students

In the fall of 2015, Aiken Technical College will finalize a significant change for prospective students who need assistance on the front end.

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TalkBack for Aug. 20: Illegals, sales tax, bicyclists

The story on gas prices stated that Aiken drivers are paying well below the state average for a gallon of gas.

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