Judge rules in favor of City of North Augusta on Project Jackson

Tuesday, August 19, 3:27 p.m.

After weeks of speculation, the decision has been made: Project Jackson will continue forward.

Details released on Project Jackson lawsuit

Wednesday, August 20, 9:18 p.m.

The findings in the Project Jackson lawsuit, which was won by the City of North Augusta, were released in detail Wednesday.

Stolen vehicle crashes into North Augusta home

Wednesday, August 20, 11:58 a.m.

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two people who wrecked a stolen vehicle into a North Augusta home early Wednesday morning.

Hazel working toward NFL dream

Tuesday, August 19, 5:52 p.m.

Matt Hazel is living out his childhood dream.

New store offers tuxedo rentals

Tuesday, August 12, 6:38 p.m.

Michael Martin had to rent a number of tuxedoes for his four sons during their time in high school.

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: Humans are inspired by God’s design

Thursday, August 21, 10:01 a.m.

The Hunley submarine was an engineering marvel and one of the subjects of my book, “Why the Wind Blows.”

NEWS FROM THE FRONT PORCH: God sends angels to encourage us

Tuesday, August 19, 6:53 p.m.

I had an unusual experience this week. I was feeling a little overwhelmed and had been praying about some circumstances that were weighing heavily on my mind coupled with the usual stress of a...

Religion briefs for the week of Aug. 20

Tuesday, August 19, 6:52 p.m.

Runs Missionary Baptist Church, 717 Williston Road, Beech Island, will hold its Women’s Conference Aug. 22 through 24. The Rev. Monica Cofer, of Carpentersville Baptist Church, will speak at 7 p.m.

GreenJackets partner with Golden Harvest

Wednesday, August 20, 1:13 p.m.

The Augusta GreenJackets will be partnering with the Golden Harvest Food Bank to host the Golden Harvest Food Bank Canned Food Drive as a part of its game on Friday at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

Derrick brings intensity, experience to Predators

Tuesday, August 19, 8:52 p.m.

Mickey Derrick’s coaching career has come full circle.

Sumner transfers to North Augusta

Tuesday, August 19, 8:44 p.m.

One of the area’s most prolific scorers on the basketball court is making another move. This one will take him across town to a different school.

Businesses partner to beautify North Augusta Elementary

Tuesday, August 19, 8:40 p.m.

Local businesses stepped from behind their desks and literally got their hands dirty to beautify North Augusta Elementary on Saturday, Aug. 16, before the start of the new school year.

Changes come to Jackets Nest

Tuesday, August 19, 6:56 p.m.

The first home varsity football game will be on Friday, Aug. 22, at 7:30 p.m. The Yellow Jackets will host Lakeside High School from Evans, Georgia. The school is hoping for a large crowd...

NeSmith falls in round of 64 at U.S. Amateur

Tuesday, August 19, 8:42 p.m.

Even if he wasn’t able to advance any further, North Augusta native Matt NeSmith was glad he made it into the match-play portion of the U.S. Amateur at the Atlanta Athletic Club.

Area schools struggle in ‘bridge’ year

Tuesday, August 12, 6:41 p.m.

The Aiken County School District’s scores on the SC-PASS standards tests for third through eighth grades dropped from 2012-13 and also fell below state results in English/language arts and...

HOW DO I … Interpret the complicated S.C. tax code?

Thursday, August 21, 10:01 a.m.

When I was a kid, I remember my elementary school teacher explaining to my class that if we can learn the English language, then we can learn almost any other language because, as she...

EDITORIAL: The waiting game for progress

Tuesday, August 5, 9:13 p.m.

In the next month or so, a resolution should come in the Project Jackson lawsuit.

LETTER: Penny sales tax will help schools

Tuesday, August 19, 8:42 p.m.

Thanks to our local Legislative Delegation, this November the citizens of Aiken County will have an opportunity to vote on a one-cent education capital sales and use tax for the construction and...


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