Palace Malice named Aiken-trained Horse of the Year

...bred Racing Hall of Fame & Museum, but damage from February's ice storm prevented that. The museum's supervisor, Lisa Hall, said a room to honor Dogwood's contributions should be ready in the fall.

Copeland improving, fundraiser Saturday already over $10,000

...Saturday at the Savannah Rapids Pavilion, has already reached its limit of 500 registrations ahead of deadline, said Lisa Hall, one of the organizers. Another organizer, Kerri Hodnick, had reached out to the Copelands last month to offer them...

Trainer Al Darlington set to join Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum

...hall of fame and museum will be held at 2 p.m. today."We've been wanting to do something for a while," said Lisa Hall, the museum's program director. "They both added a lot to the racing community."Cluff began her career in Aiken...

Area Announcements

...trip to Guatemala to play host to a softball clinic for young players. Contact Will Collins at (706) 832-0322, or Lisa Hall at (706) 267-7760.? The Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities adult softball registration will run through Feb...

Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame named Best Equestrian Attraction in SC

...been named South Carolina's Best Equestrian Attraction for 2012 by The Official Best Of. According to an e-mail from Lisa Hall of the Aiken Parks, Recreation and Tourism, The Official Best Of researchers spend at least two months each year compiling...

City recreation employee Melinda Pearson fights back over demotion

...worked but recorded as worked was commonplace in city government.According to a statement from recreation secretary Lisa Hall, Beck fired Stroud Jan. 3, then approved Pearson's time card Jan. 4, despite her informing him that the "card...

City Ink: Rec probe gone wrong

...Marilyn Newton told her she couldn't use the time until she returned to work from medical leave. Beck sent Payroll Clerk Lisa Hall to retrieve the forms."Three weeks after I returned from catastrophic leave, I requested to use this comp time through...

Outdoor concert series are in full swing from Augusta to Aiken

...jazz, big bands, African-American acoustic guitar, blues and jazz, clogging, ballet, a little of everything," Lisa Hall, the recreation supervisor with the city of Aiken, said about the Hopelands Summer Concert Series. "We try to make...

Parade, tree celebrate Christmastime in Augusta

...tree with the push of a button, prompting applause from the audience and a fireworks display set to Christmas carols. Lisa Hall, 45, who came with family members, said it was hard to pick a favorite part of the day. "We loved it all," she...

Metro | Deke Copenhaver
Around the block

...Whiskey Road, and online at www.aiken.net. Applications must be received by 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11. Contact Lisa Hall at (803) 642-7650 or lhall@cityofaikensc.gov. Valentine's concert The Masterworks Chorale of Aiken will have...

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