Aiken County Newswire (Page 8)

Aiken County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Aiken County, SC. (Page 8)

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  1. Police: North Augusta woman arrested after assaulting boyfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Star

    A North Augusta woman was arrested Saturday on criminal domestic violence charges after she assaulted her boyfriend following his attempt to end their relationship. According to an Aiken County Sheriff's Office incident report, Shelly Salvesen, 28, attacked her boyfriend after he told her he intended to end their longterm relationship.

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  2. First responders honored during Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Star

    ... County and all of the other first responder departments. Funds raised during the roundup will go to fund the Aiken County First Responders Honor Park – a project spearheaded by Support 1, a group co-founded by Ford – and local official ...

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  3. Falling tree kills Ohio woman; storms rake SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | USA Today

    ... on Sunday, SCE&G reported a little over 9,000 power outages across the state.4,000 of the outages were from Aiken County. Earlier Sunday, the strong line of storms after several days of heavy rain was too much for some trees in the metro Atlanta ...

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  4. Group of bishops starts program to reach childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Star

    ... adopted a new direction in 2014 – a public-education-advocacy program that is now about to affect some Aiken County children at the Bishop Gravatt Episcopal Center. Last summer, the bishops invited the Rev. Susan Heath of Columbia to ...

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  5. FOTAS: Missy and the microchipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Star

    ... of strangers, the competence of the vet and the wonders of the microchip. FOTAS volunteers work with the Aiken County Animal Shelter, 333 Wire Road. For more information, email info@fotasaiken.org or visit www.fotasaiken.org . We do not edit user ...

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  6. Trial for accused kidnapper to startRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... Jury selection is expected to begin about 1:30 p.m. Monday in the main courtroom on the second floor of the Aiken County Judicial Center. The incident happened Dec. 20, 2013. Fuller allegedly approached the female victim in the parking lot of a ...

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  7. Aiken battles bad weather to celebrate Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    Staff photo by Derrek Asberry Friends and families of the 5K runners encouraged their loved ones Saturday at Aiken's Earth Day festival on Newberry St. Deborah Carlisi sped up, barreled over the Aiken County police car, and made a right to finish the final lap of the 5K obstacle course. She and her son, Nathaniel, were two of many participants to run the race in honor Earth Day, a day that Aikenites celebrated Saturday with a downtown festival.

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  8. No deaths, injuries in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Star

    ... home Friday night. The incident resulted in no deaths or injuries. According to an incident report from the Aiken County Sheriff's office, an anonymous person saw a dark vehicle fire five shots at a residence on Zenith Drive around 10:30 p.m. ...

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  9. Registration for 5K kindergarten to beginRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    The Aiken County Public School District will hold registration for 5-year-old kindergarten from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Parents must bring two proofs of residence in the custodial parent's name, including a current rental agreement, mortgage contract or property tax receipt and a current water or power bill with the service address listed.

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  10. Aiken's first half marathon set for April 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Star

    Aiken's first half marathon, set for April 25, will take runners not only through downtown and the historic horse district but also onto the turf and past the new pavilion at Whitney Field, the oldest polo field in continuous use in the United States. The event, part of the fourth annual Aiken Electric Cooperative Touchstone Energy RUN UNITED to benefit the United Way of Aiken County, will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the festival area on Newberry Street.

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  11. Distinguished Young Women program inspires Aiken area high school girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Star

    Ten outstanding young women from four Aiken County schools participated in the program. The local program is part of a national 501c3 scholarship program that inspires high school girls to develop their potential through a fun, life-changing opportunity that culminates in a celebratory showcase of their accomplishments, according to a press release.

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  12. Aiken County bookings for April 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Star

    These are the bookings recorded for the Doris C. Gravat Detention Center for April 13-16, 2015. Some of the people listed may not have actually spent time in jail if they posted bond and were released.

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  13. Report: Man placed baby in street after assaulting motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    A North Augusta woman reported Friday that her boyfriend placed her baby in the roadway after he assaulted her, causing her to drop the baby, who then rolled down a hill, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office. The incident happened about 1:30 a.m. at a home on Hutchinson Drive in North Augusta, according to a sheriff's report.

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  14. TrueNorth Church opens Sunday in North AugustaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... the high school has been such a positive, wonderful experience. We've been so blessed by the cooperation of Aiken County and their willingness for them to open the doors and allow us to begin this journey there.” Now that the move from the ...

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  15. Back in black: Semi-annual, half-price adoption special for black pets returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Star

    ... and lovable qualities have so much trouble finding forever homes? It makes no sense. Take a tour of the Aiken County shelter, and you will often find any number of Lab crosses with bubbly, affectionate personalities just waiting for a family to ...

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  16. S.C. gun permit change winning 'neutral' stance from authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Bluffton Today

    ... law enforcement officials last month and won what he considers to be support for his gun reciprocity proposal. Aiken County Sheriff Mike Hunt, North Augusta Director of Public Safety John Thomas, and Marty Sawyer representing the Aiken police ... 1 comment

  17. Boyd Pond Park: 'A gem of a resource'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Star

    Staff Photo by Stephanie Turner Vincent DiPietro has been the park supervisor of Boyd Pond Park for around seven years, after working for National Park Service for 16 years. It's been around eight years since Vincent DiPietro, a 16-year U.S. National Park Service park ranger, moved to Aiken County.

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  18. Evacuation lifted following 38-car train derailment in SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... ammonia and another was carrying ammonia nitrate, or dry fertilizer. He said no harmful spills were detected by Aiken County Hazmat officials who responded to the scene.

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  19. Evacuation lifted following 39-car train derailment in Edgefield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... ammonia and another was carrying ammonia nitrate, or dry fertilizer. He said no harmful spills were detected by Aiken County Hazmat officials who responded to the scene. The cause of the derailment remains under investigation by National ...

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  20. Train Carrying Ammonia Derails In SC, 30 People EvacuatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | WCTV Tallahassee

    ... ehind that derailed tanker was carrying ammonia nitrate. He says there are "no visible liquids or a plume," and Aiken County Hazmat officials are assisting at the Edgefield County scene.

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