Country clubs, creeks and the Savannah River remain popular options for many local residents looking to beat summer heat, and Aiken County is also home to a few pools that offer public access when school is out and the mercury is reaching toward triple digits.
The South Carolina State Fair is now accepting entries for this year’s competitive exhibits, which will be on display Oct. 12-23 at the S.C. S…
An Aiken High School senior is organizing a sports cleats drive.
A North Augusta man is wanted for murder following the discovery of a deceased male on July 5.
The Fourth of July holiday weekend is jamming U.S. airports with the biggest crowds since the pandemic began in 2020
The Fourth of July holiday weekend is jamming U.S. airports with the biggest crowds since the pandemic began in 2020. Newly released numbers show 2.49 million passengers went through security checkpoints at U.S. airports Friday, surpassing the previous pandemic-era record of 2.46 million reached earlier in the week. The increase is the latest sign that leisure travelers aren’t being deterred from flying by rising fares, the ongoing spread of COVID-19 or worries about recurring flight delays and cancellations. In an even more telling indication, the average passenger volume at U.S. airports for the past week is nearing the same level as in 2019. Read more
A lawsuit filed Tuesday morning could bring Aiken's Project Pascalis downtown redevelopment project to a halt. Read more
NORTH AUGUSTA — Thomas Jefferson's beginning of the Declaration of Independence – "When the … Read more
The U.S. House of Representatives committee markup of the National Defense Authorization Act… Read more
A Bojangles franchisee with six locations in Aiken County has started a safety program for w… Read more
With the recent installation of equipment at the Solid Waste Management Facility at Savannah River Site, newly generated transuranic waste can now be characterized and certified by the National TRU Program, paving the way for off-site shipment and disposal at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. Read more