It was a good year in South Carolina for teacher salaries.
A little more than a year has passed since Aiken Communications filed suit in support of the public’s right to know.
North Augusta has done a lot of things right when it comes to economic development, which we find encouraging.
Aiken County Public Schools held commencement exercises for 2016 on Thursday and Friday. More than 1,400 students from the seven high schools walked …
Imagine having to live a majority of your life on a leash and going to a safe place where you could run free requires a trip to a nearby city.
The seven Aiken area high schools did something different this year for its college-bound seniors.
There were a lot of positives coming out of the 2015 benchmarking report jointly commissioned by the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Partnership.
Congratulations are in order.
More than 600 Special Olympians paraded across the Midland Valley L.L. Willis Stadium football field and track Friday to the cheers of hundreds of …
A word of congratulations is in order for State Senator Shane Massey on his election this week to Senate majority leader. South Carolina Senate Republicans elected Massey, R-Edgefield, as Senate majority leader Wednesday, a conservative who at least one GOP leader has said will “shake things up” in the Senate.
A touching display of sportsmanship and genuine compassion took place before North Augusta High School’s baseball game against Spartanburg on …
Those who have attended recent North Augusta City Council or Planning Commission meetings may have noticed things are a bit tense.
Despite a peppy announcement that a search has begun for a repository to house the nation’s spent fuel, the taxpayers who forked over a …
As we go into a busy time of year, we often forget those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
Promises were not meant to be broken which is why the state of South Carolina, in 30 days, should impose penalties of $1 million a day for missed milestones at the Savannah River Site’s Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility.
An overhaul to the nation’s federal sentencing laws cleared a significant hurdle on Thursday after the Senate Judiciary Committee voted 15-5 to send it to the floor for full Senate consideration.
Project Jackson is moving forward, but the pace is very deliberate.
Despite some of the noise and dust associated with construction, the community should be excited to see the construction projects underway throughout Aiken County schools, especially at North Augusta High School.
By most any metric, the U.S. should be a leader in energy efficiency, and the nuclear industry plays a key role in fulfilling that objective.
Our state has experienced a rainfall that’s worse than anyone seems to remember. As South Carolina continues to recover from the catastrophic …
South Carolina is once again ranked worst in the nation for deadly violence against women, according to a report released last Tuesday by the Violence Policy Center.
North Augusta took another step toward sustained economic development last Thursday with the announcement of a new water park to be built near Exit 5 off Interstate 20.
The City of North Augusta is on the doorstep of exciting development in the downtown area.
The announcement last week that pharmaceutical supplier AmbioPharm Inc. in North Augusta would once again be expanding is a welcome sign for the City …
Since it was announced that North Augusta High school would get an artificial turf field, there has been one major debate.
It’s time for the victims of the Hamburg Massacre to get the recognition they deserve.