Do yellow jacket/wasp catchers work? They look like a glass bottle with a cork in the top hole and an opening on the bottom with a reservoir that holds sugar water, apple juice or some sweet liquid lure to attract the insects.

Sun, 09/18/2016 - 12:00am

The University of South Carolina Aiken has been ranked the top Regional Comprehensive Public College in the South by U.S. News and World Report's America's Best Colleges guide, according to a news release.

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 1:20am

With two weeks to go in the season, the race is on. Here's the situation: Atlanta and Minnesota are locked in a two-way battle for Major League's Baseball No. 1 pick in the 2017 draft.

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 1:15am

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Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:20am

USC Aiken invites speakers in October Southern author Rick Bragg and former CNN senior White House correspondent Charles Beirbauer will speak at the University of South Carolina Aiken in October. Beirbauer will speak at 7 p.m. Oct.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:20am

HILDA, S.C. -- A Barnwell County town is on a baby watch. And, if all goes well, the community's population could increase soon by as many as 14 souls.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:20am

Another phone scam is circulating the area with callers impersonating government officials, the Internal Revenue Service, police officers and others trying to con you into handing over money.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:20am

At times we stop a while and try To compare ourselves to others And much too often we will say I’m better than my brother We convince our self that we stand tall Among our fellow men And pat our self upon the back As if we had never sinned And perhaps some child might look and say I’d...

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:19am

Defendants in the case against a group of Irish Travelers living in Murphy Village and two Augusta residents will have a chance to plead guilty after pre-trial conferences are held Sept. 29 at U.S. District Court in Columbia, according to court documents.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:19am

Linda Danner Payne, of Summerville, will serve as the Aiken County Public School District's new recruitment and staffing coordinator. "Both as a person and as a professional, Ms.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:19am

If you ever need to call 911, please get to the point. The harried dispatcher who answers your call - and hundreds of others - doesn't need the backstory.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 1:19am

Hunter Encapera isn't the biggest football player on the gridiron. The Augusta Preparatory Day School senior fullback and linebacker is 5-foot-8 and 180 pounds. He doesn't have the size that makes college scouts salivate.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:03am

Columbia County Emergency Management Agency will celebrate September as National Emergency Preparedness Month with a Prepare and Aware Day. The free event will be held Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Emergency Operations Center in Evans.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:02am

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Muzzleloader and archery hunters are invited to participate in primitive weapon deer hunts at Bussey Point Management Area located in Lincoln County, Ga., this fall. The U.S.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:02am

Senior outside hitter/middle blocker Shea Fincher enjoyed playing in the Augusta Prep Invitational, even if she and Allie Adams missed some Saturday play due to ACT testing.

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 12:02am