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School placed on lockdown during search Belvedere Elementary School was placed on lockdown Aug. 29 as police searched for a suspect who fled from a deputy. According to Aiken County Sheriff's Capt.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:57pm

Tickets on sale Single tickets are on sale for USC Aiken's 2012-2013 Cultural Series season at the Etherredge Center. The season begins with Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway on Sept. 14. Other performances include: Nov.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:57pm

Fifth-grade pupils in Aiken and Edgefield counties will learn more than reading, writing and arithmetic at school this year.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:55pm

Once a week two groups of needleworkers come together to mingle and share their latest projects with other members of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild. The group was founded in 1988 by Ille Waters, who owned a quilting shop in North Augusta.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:54pm

Tucked away on East Spring Grove Avenue inside American Legion Post 71 is a room full of memories waiting to teach the public about the wars fought by America.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:51pm

Local officials and a state senator gathered at Merriwether Elementary School on Aug. 28 to talk about the future of the Merriwether community.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:49pm

At 60 years old, Hammond Hill Elementary School is functioning better than ever.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:46pm

Fines and forfeitures: $82,149 Municipal court cases: 709 Jury trials requested: 56 Larceny of motor vehicles: 0 Traffic warnings: 750 Nontraffic arrests: 159 Traffic arrests: ...

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:38pm

MONDAYS: 7-9 p.m.; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; open to all ages; more than 100 women are part of the group and will teach those who want to learn how to quilt; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:37pm


Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:35pm

The Gustavo Machado Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Seminar will be held Sept. 8 at North Augusta Martial Arts. For information, call (803) 819-1888. North Augusta Today regrets the error in the Aug.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:32pm

For Sept.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 5:30pm

Week 1 winners There were 68 entries for the first week of the contest. Three contestants picked all 10 games correctly, 16 picked nine games correctly, 13 picked eight games correctly and 17 picked seven correctly.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 10:07am

Last Week: 4-2 Season Total: 6-2 I have never been happier to be wrong than I was this past week. I predicted ARC would edge Evans in a close game. Instead the Knights looked terrific in a 21-12 victory. Ronnie Graham was sensational for Evans.

Tue, 09/04/2012 - 9:35am

Columbia County officials are warning that recent rains are making it easier for mosquitoes to breed, creating a danger of spreading West Nile virus.

Sun, 09/02/2012 - 12:11am


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