A deal to sell the old Aiken County Hospital hasn’t been finalized even though the 180-day due diligence period for the purchaser ended Tuesday.
Starting this week, Aiken Regional Medical Centers will loosen its restrictions on visitation.
A former mayoral candidate spoke at a community forum Tuesday at the North Augusta Municipal Center, expressing his desire for more community policing and detailing his experience with racial …
A massive vault at the Savannah River Site will receive processed radioactive waste for the first time later this fiscal year, after the Department of Energy’s nuclear cleanup office approved …
Trick-or-treaters are invited back to the Gatewood subdivision for trick-or-treating on Halloween this Sunday.
Two Aiken County men were arrested Monday in connection to the armed robbery and kidnapping of a 25-year-old Columbia woman.
Joe Rocheford, as the head host at Red Lobster, is accustomed to dealing with a broad range of visitors from day to day, but the evening of Oct. 21 may have brought eccentricity to a new level.
GRANITEVILLE — A Central States Manufacturing executive spoke enthusiastically about South Carolina and Aiken County during the grand opening celebration Tuesday for the company’s newest facility.
Republicans cannot afford to be complacent and cannot let the “hot issue of the day” be a distraction, as failing to solve everyday issues for everyday people will snowball into political loss…
As a professional eater, the question I am asked most frequently (other than "Why don't you weigh 300 pounds?") is, "What's your favorite restaurant?" In this part of the world, I have no prob…
A wanted man was arrested Monday in connection to a July fatal shooting .
Tuesday marked a new chapter for Rural Health Services, as it officially broke ground for a new addition to its family.
North Augusta Public Safety announced a time change for the public forum Tuesday night.
A car ran into a tree near the intersection of Marlboro Street and Richland Avenue around 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
One Table, the free community Thanksgiving Day dinner traditionally held in downtown Aiken, won’t be returning this year.
Crews on Nov. 1 will begin trimming trees on Colleton Avenue, an operation the city said is proactive and in the best interest of public safety and tree health.
Police responded to the Walmart on Edgefield Road in North Augusta after receiving a tip from a bounty hunter that an armed and dangerous wanted individual was in the store.
SALLEY — Gene Fogle may not be the oldest fireman in Aiken County, but he's definitely on the high end of the curve.
The Aiken City Council on Monday night preliminarily approved rolling back the city’s millage rate, a measure used to calculate taxes, in line with state law and new data provided by the county.
Ellen Weaver talked about what she thought the future of education should look like in South Carolina during her speech to the Rotary Club of Aiken on Monday at Newberry Hall.
A 12-year-old boy from Aiken who was reported missing Monday afternoon has been located, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.
A suspect has been named and additional details have been released following the discovery of a dead body in Edgefield County.
Aiken County is well on its way to becoming a ground zero for cyber, a leader with the S.C. National Guard said last week, as workforce initiatives, educational institutions and government coalesce.
A New Ellenton man, out on bond, was arrested Friday in connection to a police chase and the attempted murder of three Aiken County officers.
Before you cozy up around your next crackling campfire this fall, make sure you’re using locally sourced firewood to protect the forest and trees around you.
A 6-year-old girl was shot in the head Sunday afternoon during a shooting on Lawrence Street in Aiken County.
Members of Civil Air Patrol throughout South Carolina have supported a two-day mission to secure the perimeter around a fatal plane crash of a Piper-32R-300 in the Round O/Walterboro community.
A fresh feature is in place at Aiken County Veterans Memorial Park, on Richland Avenue, in the form of 32 fast-growing evergreen trees that were planted Saturday morning by a team of volunteer…
Another restaurant will be “opening soon” at the former site of Fatz Cafe on Aiken’s Southside, according to a banner displayed on the building.
May 30, 2012, is a day Charity Holdman will always remember.
A 55-year-old Walmart employee was stabbed with a samurai sword on Friday by a Black male dressed like a ninja.
Operation Christmas Child brought the Aiken community together to help serve those less fortunate in other countries.
Aiken County Council unanimously approved a resolution recently that recognizes October as Family History Month in Aiken County.
An incident at the Western Carolina State Fair on Saturday night prompted the fair to close early and new safety measures to be added.
Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness has announced it is again offering science-related grants of up to $500 for local middle and high school teachers.
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions engineers are volunteers in Augusta University’s WORCshop@AU program, an effort to recruit new students into nuclear science programs and eventually into the n…
BRUNSWICK, Ga. — No. 218 joined a bike ride supporting Ahmaud Arbery's family after the young Black man was chased down and shot dead. No. 236 was a longtime co-worker of one of the white men …
Candy apples, merry-go-rounds, farm equipment, exotic livestock, corn dogs and at least one century-old tree are part of the package on May Royal Drive for the next few days, with the Western …
COLUMBIA — A woman who reported seeing a man later identified as South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh bloodied on a roadside after a shooting told an emergency dispatcher she didn’t stop beca…
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The Town of Jackson held its 14th annual Hook and Cook Festival on Saturday.
An all-day event billed as the largest gathering of patriots Aiken has ever seen offered on Saturday an intoxicating brew of politics, religion, medical advice and merchandise to attendees, so…
The Rev. Charles Matthews, as a longtime member of Second Baptist Church of Aiken, is known to some as the leader of the congregation's ministry to children. He's known to others as a former S…
The Aiken Association of Realtors hosted a HomeOwnership Expo on Saturday at the H. Odell Weeks Activities Center. .
High school students and parents will have anopportunity to virtually engage with representatives from colleges, universities and technical schools, helping them make informed decisions at thi…
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Friday rejected a plea from South Carolina to reimpose the death penalty on a South Carolina inmate whose death sentence stood for two decades until a fe…
The North Augusta Department of Public Safety is giving members of the community the opportunity to voice their thoughts by conducting two separate forums next week.
NORTH AUGUSTA — Aiken Regional Medical Centers held a groundbreaking ceremony for its planned ER at Sweetwater in North Augusta.
Requirements to get vaccinated against COVID-19, and ongoing turbulence from such mandates, will not put at risk the Department of Energy’s operations, a spokesperson said this week.
A new partnership at the Savannah River Site is opening doors for individuals seeking technical education for careers with liquid waste contractor Savannah River Remediation.