Toddler death investigation in Aiken County
AIKEN, S.C. (WJBF) â€“ A Warrenville toddler is dead and the Aiken County Sheriff's Office is investigating his death as possible child abuse. According to the incident report, the Sheriff's Office was called to Aiken Regional after the mother brought ...
Federal Court Hears Nuclear Waste Lawsuit
The plutonium recycling plant in Aiken, also known as MOX, was to begin converting more than 30 tons of cold war-era plutonium from Russian to commercial grade energy. Under an agreement with South Carolina, the federal government was supposed to ...
Judge hears arguments in South Carolina MOX plutonium case
Portion of murdered Jackson couple's estate sale to go to Equine Rescue of Aiken
... Tacky horses after the incident. The Estate Sale is set for July 8 and July 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. as well as July 10 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The sale is at the couple's home on 2570 Green Pond Road in Jackson, S.C., according to Antiques and More ...
Residents enjoy low gas prices for Fourth of July weekend
STAFF PHOTO BY TRIPP GIRARDEAU Naomi Pennington, of Aiken, filled up her vehicle Thursday afternoon at the EnMark gas station on Charleston Highway, which had the lowest gas prices in Aiken County on Thursday afternoon. A large number of Aiken ...
Letter: Civic leaders should promote morality
I would like to make an observation about the S.C. House District 81 Republican primary and runoff. When the time of the primary came around, I surveyed the websites and platforms of all four GOP candidates. I am a social conservative, and I was ...
Here's a US state that might benefit from Brexit: South Carolina
The chairman of London-based defense contractor BAE Systems International, which has operations in Aiken and Charleston, warned in May of the risks of leaving the EU. So did the CEO of U.K.-headquartered GlaxoSmithKline â€“ the world's sixth-largest ...
Sorority raises awareness for Alzheimer's disease
Submitted photo Kappa Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. observed the Longest Day at Azalea Woods Nursing Home on June 20. Pictured, kneeling, is Alexis Watts with the Alzheimer's Association in Columbia; front row, from left, ...
Dollar General store opens in Windsor
A store worker told patrons outside they expected to open the store by around 5 p.m. Wednesday. Richard Johnson, of Williston, said he stopped at the store for an item on his way to see his daughter in Aiken and said he's always thought other ...
Efforts to reduce teen pregnany locally include distributing free condoms
STAFF PHOTO BY DEDE BILES Aiken Youth Empowerment summer interns Eric Sanders, left, and Donyela Alston hold a container of condoms like the ones that have been placed in six condom access points locally in an effort to prevent teen pregnancy.
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Be cautious in the CBD
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Fifteen minutes later, a 22-year-old woman was threatened by a man with a knife in Aiken Street and also robbed of two cellphones. The robbery took place whilst she was talking on one of the cellphones. The same night at about 8.30pm, a 17-year-old boy ...