NORTH AUGUSTA — Rodney Tillman, owner of Big Rod’s Barber Shop in North Augusta, proclaimed Friday afternoon on the front porch of his shop, that, “In this community, we know about soul.”
AUGUSTA — An agreement signed Thursday will link South Carolina higher education institutions and the Army’s cyber operations, allowing soldiers to get training through South Carolina schools.
On the eve of the start of South Carolina’s 2020 legislative session, Sen. Tom Young, R-Aiken, spoke Monday about the issues lawmakers would be facing in Columbia.
A man was charged Tuesday after he was found searching through the garage of a North Augusta home while under the influence of narcotics.
Visiting a new housing development can be disorienting. The bright, modern finishes and open floor plans invite you to be dazzled. So it’s difficult to gauge which amenities are worth your lon…
The Belvedere Fire District Commission will hold a regularly scheduled meeting Thursday, Jan. 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Belvedere Fire Department located at 204 Hampton Avenue. The meeting is ope…
A lecture titled 500 Years of Islam in America will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, in the Student Activities Center on the campus of USC Aiken, 488 Scholar Loop. The lecture is part of …
Local doorbells may be getting a little extra action in the next few weeks, with Girl Scouts being in gear for their annual cookie sale.
The public is invited to the Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society (OEDGS) meeting on Sunday, Jan. 12, at 3:00 p.m., in the Lynch Building Annex of the Tompkins Library, 104 Courthouse S…
Region 5-AAAA basketball action is under way, and North Augusta High School's boys and girls started their region assignments on good footing – going 2-0 – over the past several days, heading …
The new year is off to a fast start for your Parks, Recreation and Tourism staff as we are in week 3 of the youth basketball program. Sounds of whistles blowing, scoreboard horns, spectator no…
TEAM SC 23, TEAM GA 20
Paul Knox Middle School has a firm grip on bragging rights in local basketball so far this season in the wake of a Jan. 9 competition versus North Augusta on the Patriots' home court.
This Week's Circulars
GRANITEVILLE — Ashton Leischner, a third grader at Graniteville Elementary, learned Friday that good things can come in large packages, too.
Surrounded by family and friends, three new members of the Aiken County School Board were sworn in Tuesday during the board's regular meeting.
Aiken has three new representatives on School Board.
Aiken County Public School students have been given the gift of access to historical data and information from any Aiken County Public School District device thanks to a new grant from AncestryK12, a product of Ancestry.com.
The future of the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam is not set in stone, but a recently announced decision by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which was promptly answered by a lawsuit from the state of South Carolina, has public officials and stakeholders gearing up for battle.
North Augusta City Council approved a contract for the construction of the Riverside Village park, but the decision to award the contract was not unanimous.
North Augusta City Council will meet Monday to again discuss and consider a contract for the construction of a park in Riverside Village.
North Augusta City Council gave the go-ahead to purchase an alternate property on which to locate Public Safety facilities on Monday evening.
In March 2020, the Supreme Court will rule on the constitutionality of Louisiana's new abortion law, which requires that physicians doing abortions have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of the clinic.
My father-in-law, who is 95, went into an assisted living home about a month ago, so Tom and I went to Virginia last week to participate with his sisters, Deb and Jane, in getting the family h…
When the South Carolina Legislature convenes Tuesday, it will tackle a number of important issues.
- City growing after recent annexations
- Waynesboro man charged after being found in a North Augusta home's garage
- Police bookings for Jan. 15
- Aiken County accounted for more than half of state's opened, pending human trafficking cases in 2019
- PHRAGMENTS FROM PHYLLIS: A lifetime of memorable stuff
- Author to give talk on South Carolina journalist
- FROM THE PARK BENCH: Parks, Recreation and Tourism events in 2020
- Order up! Girl Scouts begin annual cookie sale