Newt Gingrich coming to Bobby's Bar-B-Q on Wednesday

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is scheduled to appear at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Bobby’s Bar-B-Q.

Gingrich will visit for a town hall meeting at the restaurant, 1897 Jefferson Davis Highway, Warrenville, according to Jason Goings, the Aiken County chairman for Newt 2012. Gingrich’s campaign Web site,, also lists the event.

A Republican candidate forum, with confirmed appearances by Gingrich and Ron Paul, is scheduled for 7 tonight at the USC Aiken Convocation Center. Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum is featured speaker today at an Aiken Republican Club’s luncheon at Newberry Hall.

Rick Santorum speaks at Aiken GOP luncheon
Paul, Gingrich expected to attend Aiken GOP presidential candidates forum Tuesday


Thu, 12/08/2016 - 18:10

House passes bill providing limited repair to New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam that allows fish migration

The U.S. House of Representatives appeared to dash the hopes of local landowners hoping to save and repair the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam by passing a bill that provides for only limited repair that allows fish migration.

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