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  1. Good deer season is forecast by the South Carolina DNRRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | The Star

    Photo courtesy of Metro Creative Connection Aiken County was among the top counties for quality deer in the state in 2015, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. With the onset of the 2016 deer season in South Carolina counties, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources said the deer population is healthy and has forecast a good season.

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  2. Man shot, killed in argument over Craigslist purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | The Star

    The Calhoun County sheriff says a man was shot and killed at a truck stop on Interstate 26 during an argument over the purchase of an item advertised on Craigslist. Sheriff Thomas Summers tells local media outlets the men met in the parking lot of the truck stop between Orangeburg and Columbia on Monday night to discuss the purchase.

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  3. Good deer season forecast by the South Carolina DNRRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | The Star

    Photo courtesy of Metro Creative Connection Aiken County was among the top counties for quality deer in the state in 2015, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. With the onset of the 2016 deer season in South Carolina counties, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources said the deer population is healthy and has forecast a good season.

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  4. Hurricane Matthew drops to Category 1 stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | The Star

    The National Hurricane Center said Matthew was 20 miles south-southeast of Charleston at 8 a.m. Saturday. Highest winds had dropped to 85 mph.

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  5. S.C. High School Football Media PollRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2016 | The Star

    The S.C. Prep Media Football Poll is conducted by the Spartanburg Herald-Journal with voting from Michael Christopher, Greenwood Index Journal; Bob Castello, Greenville News; Chris Clark, Orangeburg Times and Democrat; Chris Dearing, The State; Joe Hughes, Myrtle Beach Sun News; Kevin Melton, Spartanburg Herald Journal; Lou Bezjak, The State; Lake Morris, Anderson Independent Mail; David Shelton, Charleston Post and Courier; Bret McCormick, The Herald ; Scott Chancey, Florence Morning News and Eric Russell, Aiken Standard.

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  6. Large SCE&G donations to aid Aiken County residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | The Star

    AIKEN STANDARD FILE PHOTO BY DEDE BILES Scott Murphy is the executive director of the Aiken Area Council on Aging. SCE&G recently made two large charitable donations, and some of the money will be used to help residents of Aiken County.

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  7. Sheriff: Man killed by shooters in vehicle in OrangeburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | The Star

    Orangeburg County sheriff's deputies are investigating after a man in a car was shot and killed by shooters in a second vehicle. Sheriff Leroy Ravenell tells news outlets that deputies were called to the scene in Orangeburg about noon Tuesday and found the wounded man who later died at a hospital.

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  8. Deer in Orangeburg potentially exposes 2 to rabiesRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Star

    The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control says a deer in Orangeburg County may have potentially exposed two people to rabies. DHEC said in a news release the deer was found Sept.

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  9. Editorial: Welcome to Aiken, Dr. Forest MahanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Star

    Sometimes life takes the occasional strange turn, and for Dr. Forest Mahan, the fifth president at Aiken Technical College, life took a strange turn following graduation from the College of Charleston. “My mom came into my bedroom one Sunday with the newspaper.

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  10. At annual Aiken Fish Fry, Democratic candidates urge party members to make S.C. a blue stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Star

    Arik Bjorn, Democratic candidate for the state's 2nd Congressional District seat, left, S.C. Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter, D-Orangeburg, and Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Thomas Dixon were among the speakers during the Aiken County Democratic Party's 12th annual Fish Fry on Thursday night in Aiken Electric Cooperative's Community Room. Speakers during the Aiken County Democratic Party's 12th annual Fish Fry on Thursday night urged the audience to work hard and try to turn South Carolina from a blue state into a red state.

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  11. Columbia VA Med Center cancels Friday appointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | The Star

    The Dorn Veteran Administration Medical Center in Columbia has canceled appointments for several clinics in advance of the storm expected to hit South Carolina. VA Center spokesman Bob Hall said in a release that Friday's appointments for patients at the Sumter, Orangeburg and Florence clinics have been canceled.

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  12. Nonprofit ex-leader pleads guilty, Teacher accused of assault &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | The Star

    The head of a now-defunct Anderson County nonprofit has pleaded guilty to conspiring to pocket money meant to help the poor. The Anderson Independent-Mail reports that 40-year-old Erick Bradshaw Sr. was the executive director for Fresh Start, an organization that received money from the state to repair houses for low-income county residents.

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  13. South Carolina grandmother charged in dog dragging deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | The Star

    A South Carolina grandmother has been charged with ill treatment of animals in the dragging death of a dog. Multiple media outlets say 66-year-old Rita Mintz was arrested by Calhoun County sheriff's deputies, who said she had dragged a dog behind a vehicle Aug. 26. .

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  14. High school teacher faces sex charges, Port Midlands & Pickens...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | The Star

    Berkeley County Chief Deputy Mike Cochran tells news outlets that Donald Blair Sr. was arrested Monday on criminal sexual conduct and sexual battery charges. Detectives investigating a complaint of a consensual sexual relationship between a teacher and a student believe Blair had a relationship with the female student, who was 15 years old at the time, in late 2014 and 2015.

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  15. DOT approves Clyburn's request to redirect $21.5M to four roadsRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2016 | The Star

    State Department of Transportation commissioners on Thursday approved U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn's request to reallocate $21.5 million of unused federal money to four road projects in his district. Clyburn said the roads in Sumter, Orangeburg and Columbia follow federal requirements of being within 50 miles of the original four projects he directed money toward more than a decade ago.

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  16. Choo Choo Coleman, member of original Mets, dies at 80Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2016 | The Star

    Clarence “Choo-Choo” Coleman, a catcher on the expansion 1962 Mets who spent four seasons in the major leagues with New York and the Philadelphia Phillies, died Monday at age 80. Coleman, who had been suffering from cancer, died at the Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg, South Carolina, according to a niece, Linda Hibbler. Coleman had lived for more than two decades in nearby Bamberg.

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  17. Vehicle in death of deputy's daughter may have been in unreported wreckRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2016 | The Star

    The vehicle which a woman jumped to her death from on Interstate 26 may have also been involved in an unreported crash, authorities said. The silver Toyota Scion driven by 31-year-old Ebony Roddick was damaged like it hit another car from behind when it was found, Orangeburg County deputies said.

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  18. Heavy flooding reported in areas around Aiken CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | The Aiken Standard

    NWS says thunderstorms this afternoon and evening could contain heavy rain with localized flooding. A few storms may also contain damaging wind, according to NWS.

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  19. Deputy's daughter killed, S.C. medical industry & Grave desecration: State news on Aug. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | The Star

    Authorities are investigating the death of the daughter of a Richland County deputy who may have been pushed out of a van on Interstate 26 in Orangeburg County. Media outlets report the Orangeburg Sheriff's Department says 21-year-old Dominique Davis of Columbia was struck and killed on the roadway near Bowman Monday night.

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  20. Authorities: Former S.C. deputy accused of on-the-job sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Star

    A former South Carolina sheriff's deputy was arrested Wednesday on allegations that he forced a woman to perform a sex act by threatening to arrest her boyfriend if she didn't comply, the state's top law enforcement agency said. Dereck Johnson, 35, was charged by the State Law Enforcement Division with felony misconduct in office, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.

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