Shooting suspects connected to double-homicide in Columbia

Friday, July 25, 11:00 a.m.

The two individuals arrested for a shooting that occurred in North Augusta have now been charged in a double-homicide that occurred in Richland County.

No ruling yet on Project Jackson

Friday, July 25, 12:01 a.m.

A resolution for litigation against Project Jackson did not materialize on Thursday as anticipated.

The process of polygraph testing

Tuesday, July 22, 8:47 p.m.

Can you handle the truth? Regardless, it’s Tommy Platt’s job to find it out. Platt, an investigator with the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, is also the agency’s polygraph examiner.

Both sides speak about Project Jackson trial

Tuesday, July 22, 9:40 p.m.

Though his client was animated on the stand, attorney James D. Mosteller III and Steve Donohue had little to say after the Project Jackson trial’s conclusion.

Lions Club gears up for car show

Tuesday, July 22, 8:47 p.m.

The Midland Valley Lions Club has been part of the community for more than 70 years and is still finding new, creative ways to give back with its first ever car show Saturday, July 26.

Church briefs for the week of July 24

Tuesday, July 22, 5:03 p.m.

Hammond Grove Word Power Ministry, 214 West Five Notch Road, North Augusta, will celebrate its 145th church anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 3 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Kenneth B. Martin and the...

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: Jesus gives us spiritual sight

Tuesday, July 22, 5:02 p.m.

Many of us take our physical vision for granted. However, our physical vision is one of the most useful physical blessings that God has given us. Here are some little known facts about our eyes.

WEDDING: Kautzman – Hobbs

Tuesday, July 22, 4:44 p.m.

Miss Michal Gayle Hobbs and Mr. William David Kautzman were united in marriage on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the Bridge Building in Nashville, Tennessee. Pastor Andrew Ivey officiated.

North Augusta’s Byrd shifting focus to linebacker

Thursday, July 24, 12:01 a.m.

NORTH AUGUSTA — Some of the fans who came to the North Augusta football team’s spring game may have been surprised.

Liner to coach Fox Creek swim team

Monday, July 28, 6:06 p.m.

As the Fox Creek swimming program is resurrected, a familiar face will lead the program.

Hilton Head wins Dixie Boys state title

Thursday, July 24, 2:22 p.m.

By T.J. Lundeen

Top recruit leads Oakland Soldiers at Peach Jam

Tuesday, July 22, 9:32 p.m.

As the No. 1 player in the class of 2015 according to, Ivan Rabb is in good company.

New principal values military experience

Tuesday, July 22, 1:50 p.m.

Phyllis Gamble brings an entirely different path to her new appointment as the North Augusta Middle School principal – seven years with the Army on active duty and in 2005, nine months in...

School Board moves forward with sales tax plans

Tuesday, July 22, 9:42 p.m.

As Aiken County School Board members delve into plans for a sales tax referendum in November, they have one issue they want to emphasize.

North Augusta district has no Board candidates

Tuesday, July 22, 9:42 p.m.

Three Aiken County School Board incumbents and a newcomer will face no opposition in the November general election, but no one filed for a fifth seat.

TEDx event to take place in Augusta

Tuesday, July 22, 4:44 p.m.

TEDxAugusta is scheduled to take place on Jan. 30, 2015, at the historic Imperial Theatre with refreshments and conversation following across the street in the City Room.

NOBLE: SC, Immigration and ‘Us vs. Them’

Tuesday, July 22, 8:46 p.m.

First things first: every nation must secure and control its borders. This is not political rhetoric or an ideological judgment, but a simple geopolitical fact.

LETTER: Mothers versus breeders

Tuesday, July 22, 8:46 p.m.

Actress Cameron Diaz consciously decided not to have children. In a recent Esquire magazine interview Diaz said, “It’s so much work to have children. A baby, that’s all day, every day for 18 years”.


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