Police efforts to locate a 15-year-old Irish Traveler girl and her 11-month-old daughter pulled back the curtain again last week on a longstanding Murphy Village tradition - arranged marriages.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 1:18am

Travis Smith, 28, was fatally shot Sept. 29, 2012, at Ridgeview Manor Apartments off Bradleyville Road in North Augusta. Both the motive and shooters remain unknown.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 1:18am

At the conclusion of a hearing Wednesday in Richmond County Superior Court, Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. ruled the videotaped statement was legally obtained, freely given and is admissible as evidence during Glenn V. Riggs II' trial.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 1:18am

One look at Elaine Ergle's wildlife portraits will give the viewer insight into her love of all animals. "Since I was a child in school I loved to sketch animals; and still, that's what I really like to do. Animals and wildlife," she said.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 1:18am

Music in the Park: Savannah River Winds: 7 p.m. May 19, Maude Edenfield Park, 495 Brookside Ave.; sponsored by the North Augusta Cultural Arts Council, the city of North Augusta, University Health Care System, and First Citizens Bank; bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy; naartscouncil.org.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 1:17am

As trouble waters touch our lives and skies turn blue to gray As dreams we have just fall apart what can we do or say We must believe and we must try to move on beyond those things And pray that God will help us, Then we’ll hear Angel wings The whisper of a breeze went by as my head was bent in ...

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 1:17am

Aiken County settled many of its races in the primary election in June, but voters will decide on the next sheriff, U.S. senator, U.S. representative from District 2, and state senator from District 26. Incumbent U.S. Sen.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 1:17am

Those trees along Georgia Avenue that were cut last week will be replaced, and could grow back even fuller and prettier.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 1:16am

Deonne Whaley was in the middle of praising the good folks at the University of South Carolina Aiken when history professor Beth Georgian walked in with a plate of homemade molasses cookies. It was one more example of just how hospitable Aiken County was to the coastal residents fleeing Hurricane Matthew.

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Evans High School history teacher Eric Leiden can add Columbia County Teacher of the Year to the long list of roles he takes on as an educator.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 12:05am

These accounts were taken from Columbia County Sheriff's Office incident reports: A local school lost hundreds of dollars worth of meat and suffered other damage after a breaker box was turned off during a burglary over the weekend.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 12:04am

After voter registration concluded in Columbia County on Tuesday, more than 100,000 residents were registered to cast a ballot.

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