October’s monthly unemployment rate for the Augusta region improved over last year’s mark and remained in the middle of the state’s major regions, according to state numbers released on Thanksgiving Day. Read more
Columbia County authorities are looking two people suspected in the theft of a cell phone from the employee at a Wal-mart customer service counter. Read more
Charges against three men accused of murder in an Augusta cold case homicide from 2014 will proceed to the grand jury. Read more
Tens of thousands of locals joined the estimated 133 million other Americans in the annual retail ritual that is Black Friday. Read more
Aiken County authorities are asking the public’s help for information following a shooting early Friday in Beech Island. Read more
HILDA, S.C. — The population of this Barnwell County town has risen in recent months but officials aren’t sure how many new residents they have. Read more
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