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...Bureau | Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010 Aiken County Council The Aiken County Council is comprised of an at-large council chairman...elected to represent individual districts. Aiken County Council has given its third and final approval to Project...

Aiken County council votes to increase salaries of all county positions

...sheriff's deputies will see a bigger payday this fiscal year, and it won't come from a millage increase, the Aiken County Council decided Tuesday.Council members voted unanimously to pass an ordinance adopting the county's operating budget...

SC Supreme Court: Public bodies don't need agendas

COLUMBIA - Public bodies in South Carolina such as city and county councils no longer have to publish agendas before their regular meetings and can add to the list of items they plan to discuss or vote on...

Scott's GOP victory sets up historic SC election

...candidacy aside, the November election itself has historic implications. Scott's Democratic challenger, Richland County Council member Joyce Dickerson, is also black. That means the general election will mark South Carolina's first-ever...

Citadel threatened over Confederate flag display

...flag from a campus chapel. The Post and Courier of Charleston reported that councilman Henry Darby said he would ask county council to withhold nearly $1 million in funding to the school unless it removes the flag. Darby said the Confederate flag...

Aiken deserves Stake

The Aiken County Council has more than enough members who will do things the "government...designed. We do not need more. Vote for Mike Stake for the Aiken County Council District 2 seat in the June 10 primary.

Aiken County sheriff gets support in plea for salary increases

AIKEN - Aiken County Sheriff Michael Hunt stood before the Aiken County Council on Tuesday with a proposal to raise the starting salaries of his deputies, seemingly with the support of the entire county backing...

Aiken considers increase in public safety officer salaries

...deputies at the Aiken County Detention Center and six deputies on the road, the post said. On Tuesday, the Aiken County Council will hold a public hearing with Sheriff Michael Hunt on the proposal."We have got to become competitive to attract...

Democratic Senate hopefuls pledge to keep MOX open

...jobs," said Dickerson, a member of the Richland County Council. "Yes, I would be working very hard, and I would...growing price tag.A third Democrat, former York County Council member Sidney Moore, did not participate in the debate...

With 1 year in Senate, Scott in 1st statewide race

...previously served on Charleston's County Council and has worked as a financial...previously served on the York County Council and wants to focus on energy policy and education.On the Richland County Council since 2005, Joyce Dickerson has...