Aiken County Newswire

Aiken County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Aiken County, SC.

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  1. How students get banished to alternative schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salon

    In October 2014, less than two months after entering North Augusta High School in Aiken County, South Carolina, Logan Rewis paused to drink from a fountain in the hallway between periods. As he straightened up, water fell from his mouth onto the shoe of his social studies teacher, Matt Branon, who was standing nearby.

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  2. Augusta teen raises awareness about Type 1 diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | WTVM

    ... in hopes to change a glucose monitor label that she wears. More recently her push for Richmond, Columbia, and Aiken County to declare November as Type 1 Diabetes month is now a reality. "She has taken this disease and made it her own and made it her ...

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  3. Narcan usage from First Responders in the C-S-R-A on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... Columbia County 1st responders used Narcan four times. This year through November it was used 10 times. In Aiken County from November of last year through November of this year, Narcan had to be used 154 times. "We've been using it at a rate that ...

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  4. Former NFL player encourages WEHS studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | People Sentinel

    Former NFL player Troy Williamson spoke to Williston-Elko High students, including Tyran Parker, Meddikis Priester and Pate Lawson. Having grown up in Petticoat Junction in Aiken County, Williamson said he understands the hardships faced by many in rural areas.

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  5. How students get banished to alternative schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | District Administration

    In October 2014, less than two months after entering North Augusta High School in Aiken County, South Carolina, Logan Rewis paused to drink from a fountain in the hallway between periods. As he straightened up, water fell from his mouth onto the shoe of his social studies teacher, Matt Branon, who was standing nearby.

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  6. Aiken County School District town hall meeting discusses overcrowdingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | WMBF

    Aiken County School District held another meeting this evening at Ridge Spring Monetta middle/high school, a school that is undergoing one of their renovation projects. Parents expressed their concerns of being left behind as the schools in the other Areas receive more elaborate technological upgrades.

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  7. Celebrating 36 Years of Excellence in Ministry at Shaws CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | GwdToday.com

    ... SC. Shaws Creek has a membership that reaches many areas including each of the following: Edgefield County, Aiken County, McCormick County, Greenwood County, and Augusta-Richmond County. On November 19th, the Shaws Creek Church Family celebrated ...

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  8. Drive a pickup? South Carolina really wants you to cover your truck bed with a tarpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Post and Courier

    ... said. "Once we start enforcing (the proposed ordinance) and the word gets out, I do think it will help." If Aiken County litter control officer Samuel Ford had to guess, he'd say about 90 percent of roadside litter comes from uncovered loads. "It's ...

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  9. Bank Robbery at South State Bank in North AugustaRead the original story

    Monday Nov 27 | WMBF

    ... trees. The event begins with a tree lighting on Friday, December 1st at 5 pm. A traffic accident on in Aiken County is causing some delays this morning. It happened on I-20 near mile marker... A traffic accident on in Aiken County is causing some ...

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  10. Traffic Alert: Crash on I-20 in Aiken County with injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | WMBF

    It happened on I-20 near mile marker 15 in Aiken County. The call came in about 6:30 a.m. There is no word on how many vehicles are involved at this time, but according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol website, entrapment is involved.

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  11. Thanksgiving more meaningful for SC firefighter saved by heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... to remember 9/11. Bailey was one of them. He's a paramedic and assistant chief at a volunteer department in Aiken County, Couchton Fire Rescue. That's because by his side was Jesse Bussey, a fellow volunteer at Bailey's department and a full-time ...

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  12. Blackville teens arrested for bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | People Sentinel

    ... up by parents were transported back to their respective schools. Bomb-sniffing dogs were brought in from the Aiken County Sheriff's Office and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division to do a sweep of the school buildings and grounds. Dr. Johnson ...

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  13. Barnwell Primary School student rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | People Sentinel

    ... The 8-year-old died on Nov. 13 from injuries he sustained two days earlier from a wreck that occurred in Aiken County. His mother and older brother were also injured in the wreck. "Our hearts go out to Javian's family at this very difficult time. He ...

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  14. Officials name 2 killed in South Carolina vehicle shootingRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 21 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton said in a news release that the victims were 28-year-old Logan Michael Novak and 26-year-old Harry A. Butler, both of Aiken.

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  15. She claims Palmetto Dunes is too dark. Now shea s suing over alleged injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | The Island Packet

    Hilton Head's dark nights are part of its allure, but an Aiken County woman is claiming in a lawsuit she was injured on the island in part because of a lack of lighting. Billie Pearson was a "business invitee" when she tripped and fell on a sidewalk in Palmetto Dunes' Water Oak Villas on Nov. 7, 2014, according to her suit filed earlier this month in Beaufort County Circuit Court.

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  16. Bradby Ln. shooting victims identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... say both victims were deceased. Investigators are currently working the scene and processing evidence. The Aiken County Coroner's Office have not released names of the victims. Officers say they do not have any suspect information yet. Anyone with ...

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  17. Two people are dead after shooting on Brandby LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... say both victims were deceased. Investigators are currently working the scene and processing evidence. The Aiken County Coroner's Office have not released names of the victims. Officers say they do not have any suspect information yet. Anyone with ...

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  18. Two people are dead after shooting on Bradby LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... say both victims were deceased. Investigators are currently working the scene and processing evidence. The Aiken County Coroner's Office have not released names of the victims. Officers say they do not have any suspect information yet. Anyone with ...

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  19. Sheriffa s Office needs studentsa help with a a ruffa decision: Naming their new bloodhoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | The Island Packet

    ... Sheriff's Office. The name that receives the most votes will be given to the dog, which was acquired from the Aiken County Sheriff's Office within the last few weeks, according to the release. Jordan Anderson, 22, of Claxton, Ga., led Yemassee ...

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  20. Windsor man killed in Charleston Hwy. crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | WMBF

    The Aiken County Coroner's Office and South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating an early-morning crash that took the life of a Windsor man. Seventy-year-old Charlie J. Buff of Grover's Road was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries he sustained in the crash.

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