Belvedere faculty, staff invited to reunion

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:48 p.m.

All retired teachers and support staff who taught at Belvedere Elementary School during their careers are invited to attend the annual reunion at Ryan’s, 1275 Knox Ave., on Monday, June 8, from 1 to 3 p.m. The senior discount applies. The deadline to RSVP is Thursday, June 4. For more information or to To RSVP, call Betty Hostetler 803-441- …

CREEK SPEAKS: Wrapping up the school year

By Ms. Snyder’s class

Creek Speaks

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:52 p.m.

We have been very busy wrapping up the end of the year.

Running clubs finish with a bang UPDATED

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:20 p.m.

Saturday saw a culmination of months of hard work by elementary school students.

Parents share traits desired in next Hammond Hill principal UPDATED

Friday, May 15, 2015 11:41 a.m.

In the eyes of one parent, Aiken County has a gem in Hammond Hill Elementary School.

Nicholson wins Artists Guild scholarship

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 5:55 p.m.

Sarah Nicholson isn’t one for the spotlight.

Hammond Hill holds fashion show

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 5:56 p.m.

Hammond Hill Elementary students stepped out in style April 24 for the annual HHE Fashion Show. Many of the kindergarten through third grade students …

North Augusta Elementary principal making a move to Merriwether Middle

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 5:55 p.m.

For the second year in a row, North Augusta Elementary School will be looking for a new principal.

North Augusta band receives donation from Colbert UPDATED

Thursday, May 7, 2015 7:22 p.m.

Comedian Stephen Colbert funded nearly 1,000 projects for more than 800 teachers at more than 375 schools, totaling $800,000.

Spivey wins art show

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 6:48 p.m.

Erin Spivey’s piece stole the show.

North Augusta High School NJROTC students recognized UPDATED

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 6:35 p.m.

The following is a list of award winners at the North Augusta High School NJROTC banquet on Thursday, April 23.

Hammond Hill principal set to retire UPDATED

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 6:35 p.m.

Janet Vaughan has been going to school since she was 4 years old.

For First-Year Teacher of the Year, a ‘gym-shorts’ interview worked out UPDATED

Friday, April 24, 2015 12:15 p.m.

East Aiken School of the Arts third-grade teacher Annie Thirkell is still amazed that she was named as the Aiken County School District’s …


By Jackson Davis

Legacy Writing

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:18 p.m.

My school is thinking about changing field day from spring to fall. In my opinion, I like that idea because all of the students (including me) have …

Fairview kindergarten class write, illustrate book UPDATED



Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:18 p.m.

Several of Fairview Early Childhood Center’s kids may now have a stronger appreciation for the literary world, in the wake of several weeks of …

DOLPHIN DAYS: If I were only one inch tall

By Allie Gardiner

Dolphin Days

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:18 p.m.

If I were only 1 inch tall, I would climb up a wall and see sights big and small if I were 1 inch tall.

HHES helps students transition to middle school


Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:20 p.m.

Middle school students from North Augusta and Paul Knox, who attended Hammond Hill Elementary School last year, came back to share their wisdom with …

Strawberries, soccer to be at OLP on Saturday

Staff reports

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 6:17 p.m.

It’s once again time for the Our Lady of Peace School Strawberry Festival.

Hammond Hill students bring history to life UPDATED

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 3:36 p.m.

One night a year, Hammond Hill Elementary School becomes the home of the likes of Nikloa Tesla, Eleanor Roosevelt, Phil Robertson and Susan B. …

DOLPHIN DAYS: Jesus is my hero

By Patrick Hardman

Dolphin Days

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 7:42 p.m.

I am going to tell you about my hero. My hero is Jesus.

Gambill is NAHS’s Teacher of the Year UPDATED

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 8:07 p.m.

Kathy Gambill has been at North Augusta High School for 20 years. She has the ID card to prove it.

Gossett wins Fox Creek talent show UPDATED

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 8:07 p.m.

Savannah Gossett is a self-described Broadway junkie, following musicals online for many years.

‘Great resolution’ in progress for NAHS fine arts UPDATED

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 7:46 p.m.

Band parents, have no fear – the Jacket Regiment isn’t going to be forced out of its practice field any time soon.

Career Center preparing Aiken County students for science, tech jobs UPDATED

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 8:08 p.m.

William Hudson, the director of career and technology education at the Aiken County Career and Technology Center, shared his school’s vision …

Fallaw named Edgefield schools assistant superintendent UPDATED

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Tuesday, April 7, 2015 8:13 p.m.

David Fallaw, the current chief financial officer for the Edgefield County School District, has been appointed to be an assistant superintendent, …

North Augusta senior creates nonprofit

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 7:39 p.m.

The labels on some local water bottles will have a new meaning in the coming months.

Davis named top teacher at Fox Creek

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 7:39 p.m.

Brittany Davis found her home at Fox Creek High School.

Greenhouse producing at Fox Creek

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 7:43 p.m.

The greenhouse at Fox Creek High School is stocked full.

North Augusta High School has South Carolina's top FBLA UPDATED

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 9:53 a.m.

The North Augusta High School FBLA is in the midst of an unprecedented run.

Rinder named to District’s Honor Court

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 7:38 p.m.

The whirlwind school year continues for Hammond Hill Elementary fifth-grade teacher Jeremy Rinder.

Head Start accepting applications UPDATED


Thursday, March 26, 2015 3:17 p.m.

The Aiken/Barnwell Regional Head Start program is accepting applications for the 2015-16 school year.

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