Aiken County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Police: Man beats woman at Aiken intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Star

    An Augusta man was detained after he assaulted a woman while they were sitting in a van at an intersection in Aiken, according to the Aiken Department of Public Safety. Dewey Millard Bobby Brown, 32, of Old Savannah Road in Augusta, was charged with criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature and placed in the Aiken County detention center, where he remained Monday afternoon.

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  2. Belvedere home destroyed by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... other fire departments that assisted with the blaze, including North Augusta, Midland Valley, Merriwether and Aiken County. Pastor John McCrosky of Covenant Presbyterian in Augusta, and Belvedere Elementary Principal Dr. Amy McClure assisted the ...

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  3. Aiken woman jailed after Whiskey Road utility pole collisionRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    Crews spent several hours early Monday replacing a utility pole after a woman struck the pole with her vehicle, according to the Aiken Department of Public Safety. Megan Vos Godard, 33, of Alpine Drive, was charged with DUI and placed in the Aiken County detention center, but had been released as of Monday afternoon.

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  4. Corporate — Appearance through Officer - Attorneys - Unauthorized Practice of Law Read the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

    Blue Star Rental & Sales, Inc. v. Ridge Environmental, LLC Appealed from Aiken County S.C. S. Ct. Unpub.

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  5. Kinderchoir concert to spread wonder, peace, great joy through songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... Ray and accompanied by Pat Adams, Kinderchoir has singers in grades K5 to fourth grade that come from all over Aiken County. Their holiday concert will be broken down into three segments - Songs of Wonder, Songs of Peace and Songs of Great Joy. ...

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  6. Cops probe Warrenville shootings that left 1 dead, 1 injuredRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | WBTV

    ... Police Chief David Smith found 24-year-old Cameron Clark lying in the back of a car with a hole in his chest. Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton says a second man, 27-year-old Jacob Humphries, was also found shot. He was taken to a hospital, and his ...

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  7. Warrenville shooting death still under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Star

    The Aiken County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting at 158 Railroad St. just after 6 p.m. Friday, according to a sheriff's report. There, Burnettown police Chief David Smith found the victim, 24-year-old Cameron Clark of Graniteville, lying in the back of a vehicle, unresponsive and without a pulse.

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  8. Nativity scene, holiday display added at North Augusta libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Star

    Staff Photo by Scott Rodgers The Nancy Carson Library in North Augusta now features a new holiday display, including a Nativity scene, Menora, and images relating to Kwanzaa. Mary Jo Dawson, the director of the Aiken, Bamberg, Barnwell, Edgefield Library System, said some residents contacted Aiken County Council and the County administrator.

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  9. County bridges deemed substandard, officials say drivers shouldn't worryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Star

    ... right with the bridge. It's safe, but it needs work.' Examples of state-owned, functionally obsolete bridges in Aiken County included Three Runs Creek bridge off U.S.-278 and a Lake Florence bridge off S.C. 302. Examples of state-owned deficient ...

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  10. Letter: Don't replace Christmas meaningRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Star

    What in the name of diversity is happening in Aiken County? Now a library can't display a symbol of Christianity at Christmas? It seems to me that the true meaning of diversity, which is inclusion, is being radically reduced to mean exclusion. We should be embracing, accepting, encompassing, promoting, interacting with and enjoying our differences.

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  11. Police: Suspect dropped cocaine during foot chaseRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Star

    ... Road, was charged with simple possession of marijuana and minor in possession of liquor. He was placed in the Aiken County detention center but had been released as of Monday afternoon. Officers were investigating a suspicious Ford Expedition parked ...

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  12. Neighbors want answers six weeks after Langley Dam leak spottedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    News 12 First at Five / Monday, Dec. 15, 2014 AIKEN COUNTY, SC -- A small leak is sending crews on a big mission, now more than into the search to find it and fix it. Monday experts met to talk about what comes next for the Langley Dam.

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  13. Nativity scene, holiday display added at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    Staff Photo by Scott Rodgers The Nancy Carson Library now features a new holiday display in addition to the nativity scene on the card catalog. Last week, the removal of a Nativity display sparked a controversy throughout Aiken County and beyond.

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  14. Aiken man jailed after woman is thrown into ice chestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Star

    ... Marquell Simpkins Jr., 28, of Cooks Bridge Road, was charged with disorderly conduct. He was placed in the Aiken County detention center but had been released as of Monday. The incident happened about 2:45 a.m. Saturday at a convenience store on ...

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  15. In case you missed it: Top stories from the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    Cameron G. Clark, 24, of Graniteville, was pronounced dead at the scene following the shooting that occurred at 158 Railroad St., according to Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton. Jacob Humphries, 27, was also shot and transported to Georgia Regents University Hospital, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.

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  16. 'I wasn't ready to quit': Wagener swears in seasoned police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Star

    For Greg Stanford, the sweetest thing about working at the Aiken County Sheriff's Office was that he didn't have any supervisory responsibilities. 'The only person I had to keep out of trouble was myself,' said Stanford, who now has just a few more responsibilities as chief of the Wagener Police Department.

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  17. TalkBack for Dec. 15: Natiity scene, Government Center, crossRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Star

    ... scene? I'm appalled at the library caving in to these people. I went to pay my property tax today at the new Aiken County Government Center. Having not seen it before, I did a double take from the street because I thought I had been transported to ...

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  18. Midland Valley Christmas Parade wows crowd with floats and sweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... the 'Midland Valley Area Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year.' Not only was Smith in attendance, but so was Aiken County Council Chairman Ronnie Young, Aiken County Sheriff Michael Hunt and U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C. Joe Laorenza, a retired ...

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  19. TalkBack for Dec. 14: Bike lanes, police, war on ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Star

    ... goal to eliminate all religious symbols from the public square was evidenced in by an email sent out to all Aiken County departments Human Resources for Aiken County. If a Nativity scene can be prohibited, what's next? Maybe a Christian church ...

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  20. Christmas Dance for Seniors celebrates the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Star

    Sponsored by the Aiken County Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department, the event celebrated the season with family, friends, fellowship, food and, of course, dancing. 'The Wobble' and other popular party tunes drew dancers to the floor throughout the night.

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