Aiken County Newswire (Page 8)

Aiken County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Aiken County, SC. (Page 8)

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  1. Extended TalkBack for July 27Read the original story

    Jul 26, 2015 | The Star

    ... going to the Martin Luther King statue in Washington, D.C. It should be torn down, too. I can not believe the Aiken County City Council rejected the city limit height of downtown Aiken. I know who will get my vote next time, it won't be those ones ...

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  2. Sheriff's Office: Missing man located alive and wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | The Star

    David Pearson, who was considered a missing person Saturday, has been found and is doing well, said the Aiken County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's Office deputies and the S.C. State Law Enforcement Division searched for Pearson, 88, Saturday, after a call came through to dispatch around 4:04 p.m. that Pearson left his 652 Whaley Pond Road residence in Graniteville, and traveled in an unknown direction.

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  3. Blotter for July 26, 2015Read the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... hit her as she was standing at Hamburg Road and Carpentersville Road. A case of vandalism was reported at the Aiken County EMS Station on Langley Dam Road. The victim stated that the subject punched a hole in a door after receiving news pertaining ...

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  4. Youth Wing show revived for two performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... the proceeds being split between the Playhouse and the Etherredge Center. A drop off box for the United Way of Aiken County's school supply drive will be set up in the lobby. For more information on this program, call 803-648-8331 or visit ...

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  5. Aiken Brass to play Monday at HopelandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... each Monday evening through Aug. 31. Concerts begin at 7 p.m. unless noted otherwise. • Aug. 17 – Aiken County Sheriff Department's Pipes & Drums - sponsored by Academy for Lifelong Learning at USC Aiken We do not edit user submitted ...

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  6. STEM leaders talk jobs on tours for teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM. Most of the teachers on the tour were from Aiken County, but there were also some from other areas who wanted to take part in the educational experience. Forshey said the tour was ...

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  7. Special Olympians tee off for first Buddy Miniature Golf DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... on Saturday morning. About 20 Special Olympians with special needs participated in the event, sponsored by the Aiken County Knights of Columbus Council #3684, at the Hole-N-One Family Fun Center on Whiskey Road. The group took to the greens like the ...

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  8. ACSO looking for missing man from AikenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | WMBF

    Deputies responded to a call at 4:04pm to 652 Whaley Pond Road in Graniteville. It is reported that 88 year old, David Pearson, is missing. Pearson suffers from dementia and other health issues. The Aiken County Sheriff's Office said he possibly walked away from home in an unknown direction.

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  9. SLED, Sheriff's Office searching for Graniteville manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Star

    The Aiken County Sheriff's Office and the S.C. State Law Enforcement Division are searching for an 88-year-old Graniteville man with dementia. A SLED helicopter and the Aiken County bloodhound team searched the area around the man's residence Saturday, according to dispatch.

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  10. Police: Jackson man facing drug charges after stolen vehicle searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    Michael Harden, 43, was arrested by Aiken County Sheriff's deputies and charged with possession of marijuana, possession with intent to distribute cocaine and possession of methamphetamine. Deputies made contact with a vehicle at 3:04 p.m. that was believed to be stolen, and found Harden sitting in the passenger seat, according to police reports.

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  11. Aiken County bookings for July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravat Detention Center for July 23, 2015. Some of the people listed may not have actually spent time in jail if they posted bond and were released.

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  12. Extended TalkBack for July 25: Confederat flag, hospitality tax and a missing albumRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... on what you want in Aiken. It is a great place, and nothing should be changed. My friend and I visited the Aiken County Historical Museum three years ago. She told me about living in the schoolhouse while her house was being built. She gave ...

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  13. Aiken locals enjoy Augusta GreenJackets gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    Aiken County had dozens of representatives at the Augusta GreenJackets' July 23 game, which wound up as a 4-3 victory over the Greenville Drive, with the victors' outfielder Johneshwy Fargas scoring two runs, stealing two bases and going 2-for-3 at the plate. Pre-game guests included 6-year-old Carson Holley, who sang the national anthem and is the daughter of Russell Holley, of Gainesville, Florida.

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  14. Group photo of people born at former Aiken County Hospital is labor of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    STAFF PHOTO BY LARRY WOOD Dave Nix, left, and Bonnie Arey stand in front of the red-brick facade of the former Aiken County Hospital, which operated from 1936 to 1976 and then housed County offices until 2014. Nix and Arey helped schedule a photograph to be taken of people born at the building, which is vacant and could be demolished, at 2 p.m. Aug. 8. The rain date will be 2 p.m. Aug. 22. Social media has given birth to an opportunity for people born at the old Aiken County Hospital, located at 828 Richland Ave. W., to reconnect with their earliest roots before it's too late.

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  15. Aiken man wanted for murder, assault and batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Star

    Police are searching for an Aiken man who is wanted in Florida for murder and for assault and battery here in Aiken County. According to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office, Deondre Pierre Brown, 24, is wanted due to an incident that happened on July 22 around 7:02 p.m. Deputies responded to the 300 block of Whispering Pines Terrace in Aiken for a disturbance.

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  16. Hitchcock Healthcare changing and evolvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Star

    ... Healthcare's missions is to help people in financial need, and the funding it receives from the United Way of Aiken County is important in supporting that effort. “Last year, we provided more than $300,000 in indigent care, and that's a lot ...

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  17. Alana finds forever home, but Aiken shelter's needs remain criticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Star

    STAFF PHOTO BY CINDY KUBOVIC Alana, one of seven dogs at the Aiken County Animal Shelter in danger of being euthanized earlier this week, found a forever home, but with record intakes at the Shelter this summer, other abandoned and orphaned dogs and cats still need families. Alana, the last of the “Magnificent Seven” dogs at the Aiken County Animal Shelter labeled code red and in danger of being euthanized, found her forever home Wednesday, but other dogs – and cats – soon could take their places if they don't find their new families, too.

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  18. Aiken County Animal Shelter needs homes for more than 600 animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | WMBF

    The Aiken County Animal Shelter is over loaded with animals needing homes right now. They said they are in need the community's help.

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  19. United Way wants people to Stuff the Bus with school suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    Aiken Standard file photo Pete Michenfelder, Mandy Sims, Cammie Hayes, Lindsey Rosenlieb, Jerome Ferguson and Linda Rosenlieb manned the United Way of Aiken County's Stuff the Bus school supply drive at a previous event in North Augusta. The United Way of Aiken County wants to help local children whose parents don't have enough money to buy them the school supplies they need.

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  20. Hitchcock Healthcare changing and evolvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... Healthcare's missions is to help people in financial need, and the funding it receives from the United Way of Aiken County is important in supporting that effort. “Last year, we provided more than $300,000 in indigent care, and that's a lot ...

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