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Two men wanted in Warrenville break-in

The Aiken County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two men in connection to a Thursday break-in at a Warrenville home. The department has arrest warrants for Hubert Alandis Robinson, 38, of 112 Bennets Farm Road, Jackson, S.C., and Quillard Lee Crawford, 37, 2035 ½ Fargo St., Augusta. Bot...

09/19/09 - 8:12pm

Taste of Aiken tickets on sale

Tickets are on sale for the 12th annual A Taste of Downtown Aiken. The Aiken Downtown Development Association will host the event that begins at 5 p.m. Tuesday, and will offer food from three local farmers’ market vendors and 13 downtown restaurants and food retailers. The first 200 patrons w...

09/19/09 - 8:14pm

Arts in the Heart happening now

Arts in the Heart features numerous art vendors, booths providing information about local museums and non-profit groups, and a variety of entertainment on 4 stages.

01/20/10 - 9:34am

Ga. writers hall honors former Augustan

The Georgia Writers Hall of Fame has announced Judith Ortiz Cofer, Georgia Douglas Camp Johnson (1886-1966), Walter Francis White (1893-1955) and Philip Lee Williams as its 2009 inductees. Cofer, who grew up in Augusta, was a published poet before her major work of prose, "The Line of the Sun," pub...

09/19/09 - 8:13pm

Sheriff Strength in hospital

Richmond County Sheriff Ronnie Strength has been in the hospital since Thursday, but he is expected to be released soon, possibly today, his wife said Friday night. Patti Strength said she did not want to name the hospital. He was admitted about 7 p.m. Thursday after he fainted during a speaking e...

09/19/09 - 7:14am

Alzheimer's fundraisers planned

The Alzheimer’s Association has two major fundraisers planned for the next two months. The organization will have its inaugural Strike Out Alzheimer’s Bowl-A-Thon from 8 a.m. to noon Oct.17 at Brunswick Lanes, 3067 Washington Rd. Teams of five are encouraged to register to participate by...

09/19/09 - 7:09am

Ex-Aiken County principal indicted on sex charges

AIKEN – A former Aiken County school principal has been indicted on 19 sexual misconduct charges from incidents police believe occurred in the 1970s and 1990s. Stephen C. Eubanks, 67, of North Augusta, was indicted Sept. 10 on charges including lewd act upon a child under the age of 16, exposi...

01/12/10 - 10:16pm

Community summit on dropouts today

The One/Third Summit scheduled today at John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School will address dropout prevention for Richmond County schools students. Community input is welcome at the meeting, which will feature a student panel of nontraditional students who dropped out of high school and breakout...

01/15/10 - 1:57am

Richt continues streak against Hogs

Joe Cox tied a single game touchdown passing mark held by Matthew Stafford, D.J. Shockley and David Greene.

09/19/09 - 10:52pm

Military experts convene in Augusta

The U.S. Army Signal Center and the Armed Forces Communications-Electronics Association will hold a conference Tuesday and Wednesday to join industry representatives with the military to discuss networks on the battlefield. Sessions all day Tuesday at the Marriott Hotel in Augusta will feature spe...

09/18/09 - 11:01pm
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