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Submitted Photo Jessica Key will attend the S.C. Governor's School of the Arts and Humanities for the 2014-2015 academic year.
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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.
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.
Also known as the Godfather of Soul, James Brown was an iconic singer, songwriter and dancer who found his calling in funk and R&B music.
Aiken County says that University Hospital filed a development permit with the county for an area of land in the Trolley Run Boulevard area.
The Aiken County School Board will ask voters in November to support a one-cent sales tax hike, and the Aiken County Tea Party wants to talk with them about just that.
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.
Responding to a dip in economic growth, the Aiken Standard editorialized on July 4 that Aiken County has an 'unsustainably low property tax rate.'
SUBMITTED PHOTO Mary Mason, center, the Wagener-Salley High School culinary arts teacher, is joined by Shelby Bell, left, and Preston Rodgers.
The Aiken County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect in a home invasion on the 500 block of Old Trail Road in Beech Island, Aiken County Dispatch confirmed.
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.
There is something about Project Jackson that has bothered me ever since the baseball stadium was proposed.
In the case of a 46-year-old South Carolina working mother who was jailed on a felony - and now has to deal with social services taking custody of her 9-year-old daughter - some critics are furious over the actions authorities have taken.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 04:57 am
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