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.
This week is one of, if not the biggest weeks of the year for North Augusta.
Now is not the time to bob and weave on the issue of removing the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds.
The family of Toyian R. Williams showed how to turn a tragedy into a positive experience.
It’s time for us to have our voices heard.
The S.C. House’s attempt to scrap the requirement for concealed weapon holders to acquire a permit is dangerously and blindly misguided.
Palmetto is in its name, and it makes no sense why the opinion of Aiken County doesn’t seem the matter.
The football field at North Augusta High School needs work.
When you try to please everybody, sometimes you end up pleasing nobody.
The latest draft of the education standards approved on Monday by a S.C. Senate panel thankfully provides greater clarity to our state’s education system moving forward. These efforts are aimed at replacing Common Core, the controversial set of standards adopted by the state in 2010.
Burdens and responsibilities aren’t one and the same, especially when it comes to public service.
The line between publishing a mug shot because it’s newsworthy and publishing it just to make money should be clear.
The upcoming election for three North Augusta City Council seats is a critical one.
A hodgepodge injection of policy reforms and new funding canít reconcile years of neglect for South Carolina schools.
The conundrum over Common Core education standards isnít likely to go away anytime soon.
A ruling by the South Carolina Supreme Court to dismiss a lawsuit related to Project Jackson would have been the most beneficial, but expediting the …
The plunge in oil prices has thankfully put more money in the pockets of South Carolinians, but the long-term impact on the countryís economy may not be as sunny.
North Augusta has been lucky to have John Potter.