Aiken court comprises women

...Circuit Judge Paula Thomas didn't notice anything unusual Monday when she took her place on the bench at the Aiken County Courthouse. It was another day in the courtroom. But then she doesn't always have it in mind that she's the only woman...

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Court hearing set in teacher firing A hearing will be held April 8 at 10 a.m. in the Aiken County Courthouse on the appeal from a former Aiken County teacher who was fired for not reporting in a timely manner the sexual escapade of two...

Metro | Midland Valley High School
Juvenile escapes custody

...his back to get him help, he took off. Police recaptured a 15-year-old juvenile after he escaped from the Aiken County Courthouse on Thursday and spent less than 30 minutes on the run. Aiken County sheriff's deputies were providing court...

Ceremony honors veterans

...educate their children on the Civil War and Southern heritage. More than 100 people gathered in front of the Aiken County Courthouse for the service honoring the memory of local Confederate veterans. Confederate Memorial Day traditionally is...

Aiken Mall sold to lending bank

...Bank National Association purchased the 400,000-square-foot mall on Whiskey Road for $9.8 million at the Aiken County courthouse, according to the Aiken County Master-in-Equity office.The 35-acre property has been facing foreclosure...

Rev. Nathaniel Howard Jr. - Dollie Howard

...Augusta, Ga. - Rev. Nathaniel Howard, Jr. and Dollie Howard were united in marriage August 31, 1963 at the Aiken County Courthouse in Aiken, S.C. Their children gave them a special 50th wedding anniversary celebration August 31, 2013 because...

Aiken police capture holdup suspect

...has captured holdup suspect Jevon Rahime Dority, of Conifer Court, North Augusta. Dority was located at the Aiken County Courthouse during a court appearance for an unrelated charge.According to a news release, Dority was wanted in connection...

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Across the area

...water-rate injunction A judge has scheduled a hearing on Avondale Mills' water-rate injunction for noon today at the Aiken County Courthouse, according to state Sen. Shane Massey and Rep. Tom Young. Mr. Massey, an Edgefield Republican, represents...

Metro | Richmond County Crime | Richmond County Board of Education
Thurmond left money, papers

...the style that made him a political legend. In a nine-page will and three-page codicil filed Monday at the Aiken County Courthouse, the nation's longest-serving U.S. senator bequeathed a $200,000 estate to family, friends and longtime...

Mom testifies in toddler death

...found April 26. Amy Hughes, 23, testified in the trial of her former boyfriend Lucas Lorenzo Bailey at the Aiken County Courthouse. Mr. Bailey, 20, faces life in prison if convicted of killing the child. Ms. Hughes described how she heard...