Gary Jones, who was fired from his public safety job in April, said Friday that he would run against Mayor George James in the Nov. 3 election.
Dr. Elizabeth Everitt, the superintendent of Aiken County schools since 2008, retired this week. She sat down to talk about her four decades in education.
South Carolina authorities say a sheriff's captain misspoke when he suggested that no arrests would be made in domestic violence cases in which the victim is unwilling to press charges.
The bus ride and flyer distribution by Wheeless Road Elementary School staff was meant to "build connections" between the school and the communities in the surrounding area.