Students get black belts Premier Martial Arts held its summer belt graduation and black belt presentation for two of its students on June 23 with special guest Master Ed Saenz. Eliya Husid and Joseph Pendergrast both received their black belt.
Dolls needed The Nancy Carson Library is asking for donations of unwanted dolls that are 11 to 14 inches tall, such as Barbie, Jem, Monster High and Maxie. Dolls can be male or female, and broken dolls will be accepted. Donations are needed by Aug. 3.
A local nonprofit organization is on a mission to end childhood and senior hunger in the community. Hungry No More was created in March with a special focus on Aiken County and the surrounding areas, said board member Donna DeTroye.