Ramblin' Rhodes: Newberry Opera House has another season of hits

...news and bad news connected with the Newberry (S.C.) Opera House which has a wealth...show business have found their way to Newberry's small, 426-maximum seating building...several thousand shows and events to Newberry County? "Over time she became so much...

Update: Victim in Aiken traffic death named

...information has since been corrected by the agency.Aiken County school system counselors are at Aiken High School, offering services to teacher and students in the wake of the accident. An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday in Newberry, S.C.

Things to do

...predicted inclement weather, Aiken Oktoberfest will be rescheduled.WHEN: 6-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3WHERE: Newberry Street, AikenDETAILS: Free; music by Delta Cane and Die Lustigen Musikenten, Bavarian foods, German attire contest; http...

Doctor says elderly Augusta homicide suspect too ill to stand trial in slaying at Unversity Hospital

...year to live. Bernardo wrote that Gorrell is incapable of attending court for an entire day.Gorrell has been living in a Newberry, S.C., nursing home for some time, his attorney, William Sussman, has stated.Gorrell was arrested after his wife's...

Hawks set to open camp with new look, high expectations

ATLANTA - Coming off a 60-win season and breaking out new uniforms adorned with a garish, lime-green trim, the Atlanta Hawks are suddenly a team that's impossible to ignore. Now, to come up with a worthy encore.

Republican candidate Ben Carson speaks in Aiken

...to Ferguson, Mo., where he spoke with city leaders, business owners and residents, he addressed Aiken Re publicans at Newberry Hall on Saturday.Speaking with reporters before his stump speech, Car son said he wants people to bridge their differences...

Falcons look to seize opportunity for 3-0 start

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Everything is falling into place for the Falcons. First, they knocked off Philadelphia. Then, they rallied against the Giants. Now, the Falcons head to Dallas to take on the injury-plagued Cowboys.

Republican candidate Rick Perry invokes Alamo in Aiken appearance

...defections, lagging poll numbers and financial shortfalls, the former Texas governor showed he has plenty of fight left Friday at Newberry Hall in front of a modest gathering of Aiken County Republicans. He moved person to person with a fist-clinched determination...

Missing SC woman found naked, dead

...found near bushes about 200 feet from her home.Sprouse says investigators are talking to a person of interest in the case.Details have not been released about the condition of the body, which was sent Monday to Newberry for an autopsy.

The Artside: See artists paint live on Broad Street for ArtZilla event

...Collection of South Carolina, The New American Landscape: Paintings by Robert Stark and Decoys from the Collection of Dr. Lloyd Newberry at the Morris Museum of Art. ALSO ON DISPLAY through October is Peter Stitt's photography. Treatment is a collection of...