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Truck Stop the first stop for downtown development

This spring city leaders looked at downtown code and decided it was holding back new businesses, but changes to food truck rules now open up opportunity for someone to step in.

Published: Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:48:56 GMT

School using new seal to show students the importance of voting

With less than half of millennials expected to vote in this year's presidential election, one local school is using a new seal to show students the importance of letting your voice be heard.

Published: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:31:12 GMT

Aiken SFR Group wants to bring nuclear waste and solutions

A letter sent to the Nuclear Regulatory Committee says bring it to Barnwell, basically says putting all the waste in the state in one spot is the best bet for everyone.

Published: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:05:34 GMT

UPDATE| USC Aiken taking next steps after controversial tweet

After the march and sit in, students raised their concerns in a closed door meeting, where they asked administrators what steps the school is taking.

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:31:13 GMT

Aiken County looking for proposals for several older buildings in the county

Many suitors showing interest in Seminole Mill and the old Aiken County Hospital, but none have gone through. Now Aiken County is looking for proposals in hopes that someone finally develops the properties.

Published: Fri, 23 Sep 2016 22:32:20 GMT

GA bill helping more students get a jump-start on college

The 'Move On When Ready' Act is helping more high school students get started on college courses for free.

Published: Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:12:28 GMT

City looking to bring in expert to help Hitchcock Woods erosion

In May we showed you this 70-foot canyon created by years of erosion stormwater run-off from downtown Aiken. Now, the city will learn a new lesson, after putting together a task force to fix the problem before it gets worse.

Published: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:32:15 GMT

Governor Haley responds to price gouging concerns

The recent gas shortage has everyone hitting the pumps and some have noticed a bump in the price too, even the Governor.

Published: Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:36:25 GMT

Aiken County Legislatures looking to give money to small town parks

Every year the state gives a Parks and Recreation fund to the counties to distribute, it's usually given to places with higher populations like Aiken and North Augusta. Leaving smaller towns left to dry.

Published: Tue, 20 Sep 2016 22:56:13 GMT

Augusta Commissioners talk about importance of Paine College

Paine College's next step, a lawsuit against SACS. Some commissioners say that's a good move since they believe the appeal board ignored the facts.

Published: Tue, 20 Sep 2016 03:52:00 GMT