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Graniteville man arrested in school bus hit-and-run

...suspended license and passing a stopped school bus.Cpl. Judd Jones, spokesman for the Highway Patrol, said an Aiken County school bus was in the process of letting off students in Clearwater about 3:30 p.m. when a 2003 Ford Taurus driven...

Supporters try to reinforce SC's Freedom of Information Act

...law's requirement that any charges don't exceed the actual cost of searching or making copies of records.The Aiken County school board earlier this month met in private to discuss a contract without giving details about the contract to be discussed...

Aiken County schools superintendent will retire July 31

The district school board accepted Dr. Elizabeth Everitt's request Tuesday to retire due to "family obligations," according to a news release.

Shirley Johnston

...Aiken in March of 1953 and began her teaching career at Kennedy Junior High School in 1962. She retired from the Aiken County School system in 1982. She was a communicate of Saint Mary's Help of Christian Church for 61 years. Shirley would like...

To improve 'woefully dated' Aiken County schools, '1 Cent Makes Sense'

It is not complicated. After all, these are public schools we are talking about. It is the public's obligation to take care of them.

A penny for better schools

...the boom years of the 1950s and '60s. Half of Aiken County schools are more than 40 years old. The oldest ? Leavelle...Economic Development Partnership.Let's face it: Aiken County schools are in desperate need of improvement, and construction...

Approve tax for better Aiken schools

...graduate of North Augusta High School and as a North Augusta City Council member, I support the 1-cent sales tax for Aiken County school facilities.In Aiken County, many of our 24,000 students are being educated in facilities built 40 to 60 years...

Residents deserve better choices

In the Aiken County school board's campaign to push through the sales tax referendum, many...for another four or five county administration buildings?The Aiken County school board must adopt real, day-to-day spending reform, and tell...

Thanksgiving closings

...closed Thursday and Friday? Aiken county landfill and drop-off centers, Aiken city garbage closed Thursday? Aiken county schools closed Wednesday-Friday? Aiken garbage/recycling Thursday routes running one day late? North Augusta Thursday...