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Prestige Appliance opens second location in Aiken

Prestige Appliance is opening its second location in Aiken, an outlet store in the Aiken Exchange shopping center at 2575 Whiskey Road. The grand opening will begin Saturday. The Maytag Repairman character from television commercials will be at the store. The store will also make a donation of a t...

11/04/09 - 8:52am

SC man gets 3 years in prison for sex with horse

CONWAY, S.C. - A South Carolina man has been sentenced to three years in prison for having sex with a horse.

11/04/09 - 2:01pm

Man charged with murder in Ga. gas station killing

A man being held in the Richmond County jail has been charged with murder in the shooting of an Atlanta college student.

11/04/09 - 12:03pm

Crowd gathers for opening of new Columbia Co. Publix

Today's grand opening of a Publix in Columbia County is the latest in a recent boom of grocery store openings in the county.

11/04/09 - 7:19am

Woman in bug spray incident in ICU

ANDERSON, S.C. - Authorities say the mother of a 10-month-old South Carolina boy likely killed by a fogging bug spray has been placed in intensive care after visiting her other son in the hospital.

11/04/09 - 10:00am

Memory cards forgotten in 7 Ga. voting machines

ATLANTA - Memory cards in seven voting machines were unintentionally left in Atlanta precincts Tuesday night, in a poll worker error that election officials say is not expected to affect the outcome of any race.

11/04/09 - 7:10am

Game set for Dec. 12

The rosters for the North-South All-Star game, set for Dec. 12 in Myrtle Beach, S.C., have been released and several area South Carolina players made the list. Defensive back Quantel Mack (Williston-Elko), linebacker Marcelis Thompson (Strom Thurmond) and offensive lineman Jonathan Williams (Strom ...

11/03/09 - 9:58pm

Lady Hornets lose to region foe

AIKEN — The Aiken Lady Hornets saw their hopes of a state championship dashed Tuesday night at the hands of a region rival they dominated twice in the regular season. White Knoll, which Aiken had beaten by a score of 3-1 in two prior meetings, ended the Lady Hornets season 22-25, 25-23, 14-25,...

11/03/09 - 11:24pm

Lockett wins District 5 commission seat

William Lockett won a close race to claim the District 5 Augusta Commission seat. Mr. Lockett beat former Augusta Commissioner Bobby Hankerson 51.3 to 48.6 percent tonight. He will replace current commissioner Calvin Holland, who did not seek re-election....

01/20/10 - 11:39pm

Haskell wins Aiken County seat

AIKEN – Aiken County native Sandy Haskell won the county council District 5 seat by a landslide in today's election. He garnered 76 percent of the 870 votes beating out democrat Judy Hamilton, who captured 22 percent of the vote. Mr. Haskell said he and his opponent worked hard throughout...

11/03/09 - 9:03pm
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