The company had restored power to more than 300,000 customers by Thursday afternoon, spokesman Tony Gonzalez said. About 45 percent of those remaining were in Richmond and Columbia counties.
Police say a Grovetown man who has been accused in several gropings punched a police officer outside a Wal-Mart, then crashed into a second officer's vehicle while fleeing.
Bruce Zuehlke, who for 12 years was the baseball coach at Midland Valley High School, is no longer employed by the Aiken County School District.
AIKEN --- The Aiken County Detention Center on Wire Road was built to alleviate overcrowding at the county's old jail, but six years after its opening it's beginning to get crowded itself, the result of a growing crime rate, officials say.
...all-terrain vehicles and two golf carts, one of which was valued at about $9,000, said Lt. Michael Frank, a spokesman for the sheriff's office. The property was returned to its owners, and the four people arrested were being held Thursday in the...
AIKEN - A New Ellenton police officer was arrested Thursday on allegations he asked a teenager to throw eggs at a local protester and even provided the projectiles.
AIKEN - Aiken County authorities are still searching for a Graniteville man and an Aiken man both charged with murder in unrelated fatal shooting cases.
AIKEN - A 45-year-old man shot Thursday by an Aiken sheriff's sergeant is in fair condition, hospital officials said Friday.
AIKEN - Aiken County law enforcement is trying to help parents who own firearms keep their children safe.
Authorities are investigating two separate incidents of animals being left in abandoned homes.