Aiken City Councilman At-Large Don Wells will seek election into the South Carolina House District 81 seat currently held by Tom Young, a news release says.
Aiken Mayor Fred Cavanaugh presented character awards to the members of Aiken Public Safety's C shift during the City Council meeting Monday night.
The new Aiken director of public safety will be named Wednesday.
Aiken's mayoral primary, set for Tuesday, pits five-term incumbent Fred Cavanaugh against anti-tax activist Jet Beckum.
AIKEN --- Newly appointed Aiken City Manager Richard Pearce said Monday that he wants to continue to draw others to the town he's known since he was a boy.
AIKEN ---City manager Roger LeDuc will retire Jan. 28 after more than 30 years with the city of Aiken.
AIKEN --- A recurring concern among small businesses in the city of Aiken is how much government involvement is too much.
AIKEN --- Summer downpours have put a damper on the city of Aiken's efforts to reduce storm water runoff into Hitchcock Woods, but construction shouldn't affect the Aiken's Makin' festival.
Community buy-in brought the city of Aiken's Toole Hill back to life, and Crosland Park residents hope the same vision can revamp their fledgling neighborhood.
AIKEN --- Aiken County Council members on Tuesday approved moving forward with a 1-cent Capital Projects Sales and Use Tax III referendum.
Christians spilled into The Alley and lobby of the Aiken municipal building Monday night after showing up to support keeping prayer public in government meetings.
A challenge to the city of Aiken's use of prayer before council meetings has led a Bath church to call Aiken Christians to action by holding a prayer rally before tonight's meeting.
The city has already given $1 million to the project, and the city council will vote Aug. 9 on a memorandum of understanding to take over the public-private partnership.
Aiken City Council members have agreed to tackle zero-based budgeting for the 2011-2012 budget year.
AIKEN --- The city administrator' received an eight-page letter from the Freedom From Religion Foundation that investigates what it terms violations of the separation of church and state.
The city of Aiken's 1-cent sales tax request for nonprofits was vetoed by the sales tax commission Monday.
AIKEN --- The $2.45 million going to nonprofit organizations in the city of Aiken's request for 1-cent sales tax funding could make or break the referendum in November.
AIKEN --- City businesses will likely see garbage pickup end by the end of the year, according to City Manager Roger LeDuc.
Best Friend Express riders will have two new shelters to escape weather extremes.