Protection order can safeguard victims of abuse

...abuser started showing up repeatedly at her home. Her car was vandalized, her jewelry stolen. t was not until Aiken County Family Court issued an order of protection that Ms. Hannan began to regain control of her life and a feeling of security...

Aiken County Crime
Across the area

...angry about his pending divorce, shot his two daughters at his parents' Aiken home. Divorce records from Aiken County Family Court indicate he might have blamed them for his divorce. House fire causes minor injury An Augusta home was damaged...

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Across the area

...release, investigators knocked on Mr. McRae's door at about 10 a.m. to serve bench warrants issued by Aiken County Family Court. They smelled the strong odor of chemicals typically used to make meth, the news release said. When Mr. McRae...

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Mom to repay couples hurt in adoption scam

...Center, where she'd been since being arrested May 25 after stepping off a bus in Aiken to attend a hearing in Aiken County Family Court. She told Judge Lockemy that she hopes to have an opportunity to make up for her actions. "I'm sorry for...

Former mentor arrested

...the allegations made by the other boys are similar to the initial accusation. A detention hearing was held in Aiken County Family Court on Thursday morning, and the teen was ordered to be held for at least two more weeks when another hearing will...

System failed family, mom says

...Wednesday in Martinez, at times stoic, at times frustrated and at times emotional, she said she believes the Aiken County Family Court system failed her and her boys. She says that if getting a divorce weren't so cumbersome there, if she could...

Mother told her worries to court

The week before her estranged husband killed her two sons and himself, Karyn Young told Aiken County Family Court that she was worried about his increasingly erratic behavior. She said she believed he suffered from a mental disorder, that...

Mother won't fight lawsuit

...Chronicle and The Aiken Standard to unseal the records of her divorce case. Mrs. Young filed papers this week in Aiken County Family Court, saying she does not object and waiving her right to be present or have her attorney present at a hearing on...

Papers seek to reveal records

...Chronicle, and Jay Bender, a Columbia attorney representing The Aiken Standard, argue in papers filed Tuesday in Aiken County Family Court that the sealing was illegal. The attorneys filed separate motions asking Family Court Judge Peter R. Nuessle...

Police: Pupil e-mailed threat about car race

...sic) on 2-20-05 at the Daytona 500 at 1:30 p.m." The sheriff's office said it will petition the Aiken County Family Court this week to charge the teen with conveying false information regarding the attempted use of a destructive device...

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