Palmetto Amateur co-founder Berry Crain dies at 73

Aiken's Berry Crain, a co-founder of the Palmetto Amateur, died following a long illness. He was 73.

Charles Tatman

AIKEN, S.C. - Charles (Chuck) Elson Tatman passed from this world to his eternal home with his Lord and Savior on January 10, 2015. He was born on April 16, 1928 in Crooksville, OH. He was the son of the late Gilbert and Lilly Hill Tatman. He was a

2014 Arts Preview: Music

From classical to country and opera, there are many music opportunities during the 2014-15 arts season.

Faith digest

New pastor to startDr. Tim McClendon will take over as head pastor at St. John's United Methodist Church in Aiken in late June. He will preach the annual patriotic worship service at 10:30 a.m. June 29. The combined service is...

Sara Ashley Sparks - James Daniel Dowdy

...and Mr. James Daniel Dowdy were united in marriage at 5:00 p.m., .Saturday, August 16, 2014 at St. John's United Methodist Church in Aiken, SC. Reverend Donnie Bates officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs...

Mary Leslie Rhoden - John Michael Whitehead Jr.

...Michael Whitehead, Jr of Augusta, GA were married Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 5:30 in the evening at St. John's United Methodist Church in Aiken, SC. The bride was given in marriage by her parents. The Reverend Kenneth L. Nelson officiated...

William Minter III

AIKEN, S.C. - William Thomas Minter III, 74, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Thomas Minter, Jr. of Griffin GA, died July 20, 2014 at his home after an extended illness. Dr. Minter was born June 8, 1940 in Griffin, GA and graduated from Griffin

Lee Tate

...she taught 2 and 3 year olds in the Pre-School at Central Presbyterian Church. Lee was a member of St. John's United Methodist Church where she taught Sunday school for a number of years. Survivors include her husband of 35 years, Jimmy...

David Burton

AIKEN, S.C. - Sgt. David Jennings Burton, Aiken Public Safety Retired, age 61, of Aiken, S.C., loving husband of Carol Faulkner Burton and son of the late Hugh J. Burton and the late Mary Jane Klein Burton, entered into eternal rest on Friday,


...the life of former USC Aiken women's player Meredith Legg Stapleton will be held today at 5 p.m. at St. John's United Methodist Church in Aiken.A reception will follow at the church.Legg Stapleton, the all-time leading scorer in USC...