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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 - 8:19am

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 - 11:00am

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 - 8:10am

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 - 10:58pm

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,...

11/04/09 - 12:24am

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....

01/21/10 - 12:39am

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 - 10:03pm

Aitken will face Fennoy in District 1 runoff

Matt Aitken will be in a runoff with William Fennoy for the District 1 Augusta Commission seat.

01/21/10 - 12:39am

Patsy Scott wins District 5 school board race

With all precincts now reporting, Patsy Scott has won the District 5 Richmond County school board race by a large percentage.

11/03/09 - 11:18pm

Incumbent, newcomer win Grovetown seats

Councilman Bruce Stoddard and Grovetown businessman Sonny McDowell defeated incumbent Rosa Lee Owens for the open seats in the at-large election.

11/03/09 - 9:52pm
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