Aiken County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Woman arrested in connection to hit and run incident in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    Aiken County Deputies arrested a woman they say left the scene of an accident that sent a man to the hospital.

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  2. Giti Tire expected to bring 1,700 jobs to RichburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | The State

    ... when finished at the end of the decade. Bridgestone Americas Inc. plans to spend $1.2 billion on a new plant in Aiken County and expansion of an existing facility that should add 850 workers by 2020. The first phase has been set for completion in ...

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  3. Concerns raised over Aiken intersection after accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... to their concerns. Gerald Quattlebaum Jr., 26, died at the scene of a one-car crash Thursday at 5:28 a.m., the Aiken County Coroner's Office said. Quattlebaum was traveling south on Silver Bluff Road when he lost control, struck an embankment and ... 3 comments

  4. Aiken County Democratic Party hosts open house Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... ran against Phil Black in the South Carolina primaries for the U.S. Congressional District 2 seat, will be the Aiken County Democratic Party's guest. According to the press release, Greenleaf would like to thank everyone for their support in his ...

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  5. Deputies: Taxi driver robbed at gunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    A taxi driver was allegedly robbed at gunpoint after picking up two people at an Aiken motel, according to the Aiken County Sheriff's Office.

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  6. Police say skull found in North Augusta came from high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... Biology Department of North Augusta High School. Thornton says the skull, which is currently being kept at the Aiken County Coroner's Office, was the target of a senior prank. Thornton says after our story ran last week, a student contacted the ...

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  7. Proposal would raise County salaries without millage increaseRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    A proposal before the Aiken County Council would give each County employee at least a $1,000 salary raise without an increase in millage.

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  8. Column: Character celebration highlights communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... for this assistance without which we would not be able to continue. We were pleased to have Dr. Beth Everitt, Aiken County School Superintendent, attend and be a part of our ceremony again this year. The participation of Aiken Mayor Fred Cavanaugh, ...

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  9. The Gun Rack opens new location, indoor shooting rangeRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... Highway Patrol were at the store and gun range for a test run on Sunday, and Scott said they plan to invite the Aiken County Sheriff's Office to the range sometime before the grand opening in August. The store is located at 1563 Edgefield Highway ...

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  10. Editorial: Superintendent race will shape educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... do not exist in a vacuum, but reflect their communities - such as the cities of Aiken and North Augusta and Aiken County as a whole. The website About.com cites state demographics: Nearly 85 percent of the state's schools qualify for federal Title I ...

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  11. FOTAS: What would the fox say?Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    OK, OK, this is a column that's supposed to be about dogs and cats, not foxes. But I had to get your attention, didn't I. So my article's title is really 'What would the cat say?' Have you ever thought about why people like cats? Well, I asked one of our current feline residents of the C.A.T.S. House at the Aiken County Animal Shelter to give me ... (more)

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  12. Quick response saves Aiken man's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Fort Mill Times

    ... for the town of Salley, was one of the first on the scene after Shull's accident. A quick response from rural Aiken County safety officials has been credited with saving Shull's life. - An Aiken County man who had a near-deadly accident several ...

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  13. Dispatch: Child hit by car in Aiken County yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | News 12 WRDW

    A child was hit by a car in a yard on the 100 block of Brian Court in Batesburg Thursday night, Aiken County Dispatch confirmed.

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  14. Woman dies after exposure to insecticideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... it was based upon erroneous views of the law and it's improper consideration of matters outside the record. Aiken County's Most Wanted List is posted each week by deputies looking to get criminals off the streets. "Every week we go through what ...

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  15. Aiken County releases updated election numbersRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    Aiken County's updated voting totals were still missing three precincts as of deadline on Wednesday for the state's Republican and Democratic primaries.

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  16. Twice in a row, County hit with election difficultiesRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    The almost three-hour waiting game that resulted in no final vote tally in Aiken County during South Carolina's primaries on Tuesday was what one person called a "worst-case scenario."

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  17. Officers, physician testify in gun store robbery trialRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... on the suspects, injuring two of them and killing a third suspect, K'Raven Goodwin. Deputy Brandon Egan of the Aiken County Sheriff's Office was one of the first officers on the scene at the gun store. He told jurors how he assisted paramedics by ...

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  18. Editorial: Blunders at ballot box shrink local confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    It's difficult to force judgement on Tuesday night's exhaustingly late election results without knowing all the details, but what we do know is this is the second time in two election cycles that Aiken County has experienced a ballot box blunder.

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  19. Leadership Aiken County honors sponsors for contributionsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    STAFF PHOTO BY CINDY KUBOVIC Flowers were given to sponsors of the Leadership Aiken County Grow & Go Strong Wellness Project on Tuesday during a luncheon held at the Rye Patch.

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  20. Letter: Appreciative of campaign supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    ... journey we started in February and if all goes well in November, I eagerly anticipate being seated as the next Aiken County Council representative for District 2. I look forward to working with the staff and elected officials to continue making ...

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