Train kills man in Greenwood

GREENWOOD, S.C. - Authorities say a Greenwood man was struck and killed by a train after he walked around the crossing gates and tried to cross...

SC girl, 8, shot; teen arrested

CHARLESTON, S.C. - A 16-year-old has been arrested after authorities say he shot and wounded an 8-year-old in Charleston.Police tell...

Man unearths history of Bath paper, textile mill

BATH, S.C. - A bubbling creek, still pond and the ambitions of an Ai ken County man...shipments were delivered to Houston, Texas; a handful to Charleston, S.C.; and one or two each to Virginia, Maryland and Mississippi."I never...

Alice Clemmons

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mrs. Alice Clemmons, 71, entered into rest on Sunday, July 5, 2015. Born in and a lifelong resident of Aiken County...

Warren Griffin

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mr. Warren Griffin, 73, who entered into rest July 1, 2015, will be conducted this Monday morning...

Sim McCarty Jr.

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mr. Sim "Yank" McCarty, Jr., 77, who entered into rest July 4, 2015, will be conducted Wednesday...

Elections | The Augusta Chronicle

...March 12, 2015 By Susan McCord By Susan McCord By Susan McCord By Steve Crawford By Susan McCord By Walter C. Jones Monday, March 9, 2015 President Lyndon Johnson had every reason to feel confident about his campaign stop in Augusta...

Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...shot. The assailants threw both victims into the river, leaving behind the blood-stained vehicle. Two days later, James C. Gray, 54, was kidnapped from Beech Island and taken to the end of a Bush Field runway. Mr. High, Mr. Morgan and Mr. Ruffin...

Amid Confederate flag debate, Clemson faculty again call for renaming Tillman hall

CLEMSON, S.C. - Some of Clemson University's faculty...churchgoers last month in Charleston, S.C., or the namesake of the building, former...governor at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, S.C., which has its own Tillman Hall. The school...

Important steps at SRS make the world safer

...and congressional funding. Congress and the DOE must continue to fund our site at adequate levels.Our communities deserve no less. (The writer is board chairman for Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness in Aiken, S.C.)