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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 $186,900 which is roughly $77/per square foot. More Aiken information.

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3 hrs ago | The Star

Guilty pleas in two Aiken County robbery cases

Two defendants in separate Aiken County robbery cases pleaded guilty in court this week, according to the Second Circuit Solicitor's Office.

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8 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

Sellers hits six points of need for senior care

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.

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12 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

Police: Driver had marijuana, open bottle of vodka

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.

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16 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Kiawah beachfront property that sold for $22 million had a $12.75 property tax bill

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.

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20 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

WAFJ visits Arby's to take donations

In a monthlong effort to provide necessities to victims of domestic violence, SafeHomes of Augusta, Christian radio station 88.3 WAFJ and Arby's have teamed up for a joint collaborative effort called Celebrating Christmas in July.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Council to look over Dougherty Road improvements

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.

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The Star

Editorial: Set long-term plans for Aiken buildings

The City of Aiken is considering changes to the layout of its buildings, but so far, only piecemeal changes appear to be in place.

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The Aiken Standard

TalkBack for July 21: Taxes, church and Skateland

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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WUSA-TV Washington

Former Destiny's Child member arrested in SC

A former member of the R&B group Destiny's Child has been arrested in South Carolina in Myrtle Beach.

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The Aiken Standard

Man arrested for cocaine possession said drugs were baking soda, medication

An Aiken man who was arrested for cocaine possession initially told police that the substance they found in his pants pocket was baking soda, and later stated it was really pills for a wasp sting.

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The Aiken Standard

Culinary students earn national awards

SUBMITTED PHOTO Mary Mason, center, the Wagener-Salley High School culinary arts teacher, is joined by Shelby Bell, left, and Preston Rodgers.

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The Aiken Standard

Former Chamber director still same person

Aiken Standard FILE PHOTO In 2009, retired Greater Aiken Chamber executive director June Murff, center, looks on in surprise at her portrait with retired Chamber staffer Libby Taylor, left, and Aiken Technical College President Dr. Susan Winsor.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Letter: Obama shouldn't bypass Congress

I was appalled by the recent Aiken Standard editorial praising Barack Obama on immigration and gushing that, 'it's time for action, and the White House thankfully appears up to the challenge.'

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The McDuffie Progress

NAACP holds second annual Freedom Fund banquet to raise money

African Americans, people of color and anyone who cares about justice and equality answered the call to be unmovable in being the voice to those who cannot speak for themselves on Friday, June 20. Three-hundred people from across the CSRA and Aiken, S.C. came together for a 'freedom' dinner to help raise funds that will enable them, through the ... (more)

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Outdoors column: CCA plays key role in oyster recycling

In this day and age, oyster restoration and enhancement is absolutely essential in maintaining a stable ecosystem that features plenty of pluff mud, Spartina grass and, the main attraction, oyster beds.

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The Aiken Standard

North Augusta district has no Board candidates

Three Aiken County School Board incumbents and a newcomer will face no opposition in the November general election, but no one filed for a fifth seat.

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The Aiken Standard

Thursday morning traffic report

Editor's note - In efforts to keep residents aware of road conditions during their morning commute, the Aiken Standard is rounding up accidents reported by the South Carolina Highway Patrol and local law enforcement.

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The Aiken Standard

Concerts, exhibits round out arts center's summer

Submitted Photo Susan Zhang was 12 when she made her orchestral debut with the Augusta Symphony.

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The Aiken Standard

One dead after Whiskey Road collision

SUBMITTED PHOTO A head-on collision happened at about 8 a.m. near the intersection of Whiskey Road and East Gate Drive.

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The Aiken Standard

What's playing in Aiken the weekend of July 18?

AP Photo/Disney Lil' Dipper, voiced by Julie Bowen, left, and Dusty, voiced by Dane Cook, in a scene from 'Plans: Fire & Rescue.'

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