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E-waste fee draws opposition during North Augusta budget talks UPDATED

E-waste fee draws opposition during North Augusta budget talks
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 8:39 a.m.

NORTH AUGUSTA — North Augusta City Council members turned themselves off to a proposed $25 fee to dispose of old TVs and other e-waste. …

Tickets to be sold ahead of North Augusta at Strom Thurmond football game

Tickets to be sold ahead of North Augusta at Strom Thurmond football game

Staff Reports

editorial@aikenstandard.com

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 2:32 p.m.

Several locations will carry tickets for Friday night’s North Augusta High School football game at Strom Thurmond.

Police: Edgefield man charged with attempted murder after shooting tenant

Police: Edgefield man charged with attempted murder after shooting tenant
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 12:23 p.m.

The Edgefield County Sheriff’s Office has charged an Edgefield man in connection with a shooting on Bogus Hill Drive Monday night.

Taxes stay level, but fees increase in proposed North August budget

Taxes stay level, but fees increase in proposed North August budget
Monday, September 19, 2016 7:09 a.m.

There are no property tax increases in the proposed North Augusta 2017 budget, though the draft document does call for fee increases in wastewater, …

Football: NAMS 26, Paul Knox 0 UPDATED

Monday, September 19, 2016 12:01 a.m.

North Augusta and Paul Knox middle schools clashed Sept. 14 in the first of their annual pair of football games, in the season opener for both teams. …

University Health Care building new prompt care center in North Augusta

University Health Care building new prompt care center in North Augusta
Monday, September 19, 2016 7:14 a.m.

NORTH AUGUSTA — More health care options are coming to North Augusta.

North Augusta hosts cross-country meet UPDATED

Thursday, September 15, 2016 3:37 p.m.

North Augusta and Fox Creek competed in a cross-country meet Wednesday at Riverview Park, along with area schools Strom Thurmond, Wardlaw, Midland …

Paul Knox Volleyball at Merriwether UPDATED

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Merriwether Middle School played host to Paul Knox Sept. 13 in volleyball, and the home squad won in a squeaker: 3-2 (25-12, 25-14, 18-25, 21-25, 15- …

North Augusta Chamber of Commerce holds business, community expo

North Augusta Chamber of Commerce holds business, community expo

By BILL BENGTSON

bbengtson@aikenstandard.com

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:57 p.m.

Dozens of businesses from around Aiken County and beyond had representatives on hand Thursday afternoon at Riverview Park Activities Center, for the …

Ceremony at Fort Gordon remembers victims of 9/11 UPDATED

Ceremony at Fort Gordon remembers victims of 9/11

By BILL BENGTSON

bbengtson@aikenstandard.com

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 8:00 p.m.

Moments of silence were punctuated with cannon fire at Fort Gordon on Friday morning, amid the Army post’s annual remembrance of victims of …

Arts & Heritage Center presents the Augusta Photo Festival and Gail Wheeler/Mike Adams exhibits

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:58 p.m.

The Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta will welcome the finalists in the Augusta Photography Festival, starting Oct. 7 and running through Nov. 4.

Cardboard Regatta UPDATED

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 8:23 p.m.

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Last to know, first to go: North Augusta soldier enlists days after 9/11

Last to know, first to go: North Augusta soldier enlists days after 9/11
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:54 p.m.

On Sept. 11, 2001, Beaux Brannen, a graduate of North Augusta High School, said he was one of the last to know about the attacks in New York. …

Security tightens for air travelers post 9/11

Security tightens for air travelers post 9/11

By Christina Cleveland

ccleveland@aikenstandard.com

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 8:00 p.m.

Since 9/11, air travel has experienced major changes and security has tightened 15 years following the terrorist attacks.

North Augusta pays tribute to 9/11 UPDATED

North Augusta pays tribute to 9/11
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 6:51 p.m.

As students and teachers were arriving for school Monday morning, a portion of the student body and staff at North Augusta High, along with law …

Edgefield County OKs annexation resolution

Edgefield County OKs annexation resolution
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 7:59 p.m.

Edgefield County officials hoped to send a message across the state regarding municipal annexation practices. In the opinion of their state senator, …

Cattyshack Cat Show UPDATED

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 8:25 p.m.

Cat Show

South Carolina cities losing money on minor league baseball UPDATED

South Carolina cities losing money on minor league baseball
Monday, September 12, 2016 5:45 p.m.

With final approval still on deck for the Project Jackson riverfront development in North Augusta, profitability has eluded other local governments …

Last to know, first to go: North Augusta soldier enlists days after 9/11

Last to know, first to go: North Augusta soldier enlists days after 9/11

By Thomas Gardiner

tgardiner@aikenstandard.com

Sunday, September 11, 2016 9:52 a.m.

On Sept. 11, 2001, Beaux Brannen, a graduate of North Augusta High School, said he was one of the last to know about the attacks in New York. …

PKMS Plays Host to Volleyball Jamboree UPDATED

Friday, September 9, 2016 10:45 p.m.

Paul Knox Middle School was the host site Sept. 8 for a volleyball jamboree featuring teams from western Aiken County: North Augusta, …

Expo Time for Chamber of Commerce UPDATED

Thursday, September 8, 2016 10:36 p.m.

Dozens of organizations from around Aiken County and beyond had representatives on hand Sept. 8 at Riverview Park Activities Center, for the North …

Edgefield County OKs annexation resolution

Edgefield County OKs annexation resolution
Thursday, September 8, 2016 11:04 a.m.

Edgefield County officials hoped to send a message across the state regarding municipal annexation practices.

NAMS, PKMS in Football Jamboree UPDATED

Thursday, September 8, 2016 12:01 a.m.

Paul Knox, North Augusta and several neighboring middle-school football teams got a chance to butt heads Sept. 6, with Midland Valley High School …

Court: Ex-N.A. Middle School PTO treasurer pays back $14K out of $35K to organization

Court: Ex-N.A. Middle School PTO treasurer pays back $14K out of $35K to organization
Thursday, September 8, 2016 10:30 a.m.

The former North Augusta Middle School PTO treasurer who pleaded guilty in 2012 to stealing $35,000 in funds from the organization was back in court …

Former North Augusta PTO treasurer repays $4,500; stays on probation UPDATED

Former North Augusta PTO treasurer repays $4,500; stays on probation
Thursday, September 8, 2016 7:00 a.m.

A former North Augusta Middle School PTO treasurer who pleaded guilty in 2012 to stealing $35,000 in funds from the organization was back in court …

North Augusta sees minimal impacts from Hermine UPDATED

North Augusta sees minimal impacts from Hermine

By STAFF REPORTS

editor@northaugustastar.com

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 7:29 p.m.

As Tropical Storm Hermine swirled to the south of Aiken County, most North Augusta area communities escaped relatively unscathed. North Augusta City …

North Augusta Citizen’s Academy focuses on firefighting techniques, equipment UPDATED

North Augusta Citizen’s Academy focuses on firefighting techniques, equipment

By BILL BENGTSON

bbengtson@aikenstandard.com

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 8:23 p.m.

Richard Fletcher, as an architect, traditionally works on turning concepts into reality, but Tuesday evening brought him a different challenge, in …

Two Aiken County men charged after traffic stop on Edgefield Road

Two Aiken County men charged after traffic stop on Edgefield Road
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 8:30 p.m.

North Augusta Department of Public Safety officers charged two Aiken County men Friday night following a traffic stop on Edgefield Road.

Rep. Joe Wilson, Arik Bjorn ‘working out details’ of debate

Rep. Joe Wilson, Arik Bjorn ‘working out details’ of debate
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 8:31 p.m.

Longtime U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., and Democratic candidate Arik Bjorn, both running to represent South Carolina’s 2nd Congressional …

North Augusta schools, churches planning events for 9/11 anniversary UPDATED

North Augusta schools, churches planning events for 9/11 anniversary
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 7:30 p.m.

Sunday is the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, and North Augusta has several events planned to help commemorate the anniversary.



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