Aiken City Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...serves as the governing body for the City of Aiken, holding municipal corporation regulatory powers as provided by South Carolina state law. The body consists of seven members, including the mayor, four district representatives and two at-large...

New assistant principal plans big impact at North Augusta High School

...Spartanburg Methodist College before moving to South Carolina State in Orangeburg."I'm in a better place now than...graduated) with a degree in psychology from South Carolina State University and went on to be a counselor. It was...

Bernard Morgan

...Basketball Team to the 1987 State Championship. He was also an active member of Kappa Alpha Psi and alumnus of South Carolina State University. He was an honorary member of Springfield Baptist Church. Mr. Morgan is survived by his beloved wife...

FBI investigates Warrenville church fire

...week after the shooting deaths of nine black churchgoers during a Bible study meeting in Charleston, including South Carolina state Sen. Clementa Pinck ney.On Tuesday, God's Power of Christ Church in Macon, Ga., was damaged by fires...

Regional July 4th closings

...Friday? Georgia Department of Driver Services closed Friday and Saturday? Georgia state offices closed Friday? South Carolina state offices closed Friday? U.S. Postal Service closed Saturday

Remove Confederate flags

...fought for the South, and I am a middle-aged white woman who was raised in the South during segregation. As South Carolina state Sen. Paul Thurmond eloquently said: "I am not proud of this heritage. These practices were inhumane and were...

Rants & Raves

...standing, personally fund the budget with a small portion of the money he received from GRU, consolidate Paine with South Carolina State, and name it "AZU". A RANT TO President Obama! During his first election he promised that all bills would...

Thanks for fixing the road

...road.So I let the issue drop until a little over a year ago, when the road got ridiculously bad. I contacted South Carolina State Sen. Tom Young Jr. Being a former Marine Corps squad leader in mortars, I can only liken the road going toward...

Suspect in North Augusta shooting was reprimanded in April for playing with a firearm

...termination. Blakley was fired Sunday after the South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division charged him with involuntary...head. According to an arrest warrant obtained by South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division Special Agent Jeremy Smith...

Fatal Belvedere fire likely caused by electrical short, officials say

...statement from Aiken County sheriff's Sgt. Jason Feemster, forensic investigators from his department and the South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division have determined that the fire stemmed from a short in the master bedroom of the home at...