With one presidential election contest over and the next three days away, there was a new sense of urgency for the Republican candidates ahead of Saturday night's final debate before New Hampshire voters have their say.
Danny Feagin, a Burnettown councilman for the past eight years, has announced his candidacy for the Aiken County Council's District 3 seat to replace the retiring LaWana McKenzie.
Announcing her first run for elected office, Monique Walker said she "could not be more excited or more prepared for this role" after a 20-year career in law and business.
Betsy Sharp, whose Burke County farm Trump saved from foreclosure in the 1980s, will speak at a Friday grand opening.
COLUMBIA - Republican Sen. Rand Paul dropped his 2016 campaign for president Wednesday, eclipsed by other candidates who kept his base of support from growing into a viable force in the crowded 2016 field.
MANCHESTER, N.H. — A victorious Ted Cruz and buoyant Marco Rubio emerged from Iowa with compelling claims to the outsider and mainstream mantles in the fractured Republican primary, as Democrats were girding for a protracted slugfest between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton, locked in a virtual tie.
Lori Swim Greenhill made a name for herself last year speaking out on behalf of homeowners affected by construction of the River Watch Parkway extension into Columbia County.
The voter registration deadline for the March 1 presidential primary is today.
The Aiken forum will be four days before South Carolina's Republican presidential primary Feb. 20.
Bernie Sanders airbrushed the complexities of trying to overhaul health care all over again and Hillary Clinton offered a selective reading of her rival's record on gun control in the latest Democratic presidential debate.