Rudy Mason, S.C. lawmaker, dies at 66

When Rudy Mason wasn't on the floor of the Statehouse at the start of Wednesday's...terrible loss for the state and the Aiken community. "When you mention Rudy Mason, the first thing that comes to mind is a very kind spirit and a direct...

Metro | Aiken County Council
Bypass bears leader's name

AIKEN - Rudy Mason could enter a room, make everyone notice...encircles the city, is now called the Rudy Mason Parkway. His colleagues gathered late...gilchrist@augustachronicle.com. Rudy Mason Elected: 1994, representing state House...

Aiken officials deny rezoning for shooting range

...Several Aiken County residents who live near 240 acres off Rudy Mason Parkway got their wish Tuesday. The council unanimously...County Zoning Map to change the zoning of the land along Rudy Mason, Richland Avenue East, Old Wagener Road and Rushton...

Government | Government
Councilman will run for House seat

...Republican, said he is running for the South Carolina House of Representatives seat held by the late Rudy Mason. "The sudden death of Rudy Mason was a tragic loss," Mr. Perry said. "While no one can replace Rudy, we can carry on his legacy...

Metro | Aiken City Council
Aiken County school bus driver charged

...driver, Charles Simpkins, 58, was charged with failure to yield right of way.Jones said Simpkins was driving east on Rudy Mason Parkway with 18 students and turned left onto Wire Road and hit a Chevrolet pickup that was westbound on the parkway...

Aiken woman hit by motorcycle dies

...According to an Aiken Public Safety news release, Cynthia Sanders, 53, of Brant Court in Aiken, was attempting to cross Rudy Mason Parkway near York Street about 6:40 a.m. Thursday when she was hit by a 2001 Kawasaki motorcycle.Sanders and the...

Day planner

...nonmembers; (803) 279-2323THURSDAY: Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours; 5 p.m.; Manpower, 152 Rudy Mason Parkway, Aiken; free for members; (803) 649-1200UPCOMINGDEC. 6: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce economic luncheon...

Aiken accidents close Wire Road

...Aiken was closed after two morning accidents.According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, Wire Road was closed at Rudy Mason Parkway after a crash at 7:41 a.m. Injuries have been reported.A second crash occurred four minutes later at Wire...

Removal from post questioned

...Commission on Women. A Republican running for the South Carolina District 81 House seat made vacant by the death of Rudy Mason, Ms. Kling found out otherwise when one of her opponents in the GOP primary, Rebekah Sutherland, released copies...

Urges votes for candidate of integrity

...Scott Singer on Oct. 5. The choice to me is simple. Rudy Mason was a man of great character who ran for public office...Mr. Singer is one who best reflects the image that Rudy Mason stood for. I have known Scott Singer for over 15 years...