A Salley couple has been arrested for manufacturing methamphetamine after police say they caught them making the drug at their home.
According to a statement from the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office, a 6-month narcotics investigation concluded Wednesday with the arrest of Ray Loudermilk, 36, and Debra Conder, 44, at their Poplar Street residence.
Police began investigating after the suspects made several purchases of Ephedrine, an ingredient in meth.
The Salley Police Department assisted in the investigation.
Aquinas doesn’t have to dig out photo albums to see the good old days: These are the good old days.
For a program that went through a stretch where it won more than three games in a season just once from 1975-1995, the team’s current success is staggering. Since the start of the 2011 season, Aquinas has gone 27-7. It won its first state playoff game in 2011, when it reached the quarterfinals. This year, the Irish are 10-0 for the first time, ended a 32-game losing streak against Lincoln County and won the region title.
A concrete pour for a 6-foot thick base for the second of two nuclear reactor units under construction at Plant Vogtle was completed this week.
About 600 workers spent just less than 41 hours completing the basemat concrete placement for Unit 4, according to a Georgia Power news release. About 7,000 cubic yards of concrete were poured to cover an area 250 feet long and 160 feet wide at its widest point.
Charlie Williams was in Preston dormitory at the University of South Carolina when he heard the announcement 50 years ago today that President John F. Kennedy had been shot.
“It was broadcast all over the school,” said Williams, a North Augusta dentist who five decades ago served in ROTC and played football and baseball for the Gamecocks. “It was a sad day. All the classes on the Horseshoe were closed down.”
On that Friday, Nov. 22, 1963, shock and grief were the primary emotions across the nation. Nobody knew quite how to react.