Fran Jones, plant manager for Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations' Aiken Passenger/Light Truck Tire Plant has been appointed to the Aiken County Commission for Technical and Comprehensive Education, the governing board for Aiken Technical College.
Andrew T. O'Byrne Jr. has been chosen to serve as chairman of the Aiken County Republican Party, filling the unexpired term of former Chairman K.T. Ruthven, who recently announced his candidacy for the state House District 81 seat.
More than 5,000 children and families lined up to scramble for more than 60,000 candy-filled Easter eggs at Abilene Baptist Church's annual Great Easter Egg Drop. "It's a practical way during the Easter season for us to show and share the love of Jesus.
Richmond and Columbia counties will see the introduction phase of a two-year $13.4 million Georgia Department of Transportation east central (District 2) mowing and litter pickup contract on interstates and all state routes, beginning Monday.