Posted: 07/13/2006 - The City of Aiken's Planning Commission voted unanimously against letting Sam's Club develop land in the area because so many people came out against it.
Posted: 07/13/2006 - A construction delay in the new Columbia County middle school means another year of overcrowding for many students. The original bid didn't fit the budget, so they're looking for a better deal and pushing the deadline back to August 2008.
Posted: 07/12/2006 - Folks from the Fairness for All Families campaign were out in Aiken Tuesday asking people to vote "No" to a marriage amendment that would define marriage as strictly between a man and a woman and prohibit civil unions.
Updated: 07/12/2006 - Tuesday, Husqvarna Outdoor Products, Inc. announced a recall of about 174,000 lawn tractors. The fuel line can separate from the fuel tank outlet, which is a potential fire hazard.
Posted: 07/11/2006 - Shot to death, and then burned...that's what investigators say happened to one man in south Augusta. The body of 28-year-old Isaiah Randolph Selman II was found Monday, July 10 near a church.
Posted: 07/11/2006 - Richmond County's deputy coroner says she doesn't think a crime is involved after a woman's body was found at a south side apartment complex. The body of 52-year-old Diane Swarmer was found at the Glenwood Apartments on Lumpkin Road.
Posted: 07/11/2006 - A man's body was found after a fire was cleared on Old McDuffie Road. And another body has been found in the Glenwood Apartments on Lumpkin Road.
Updated: 07/10/2006 - Thousands of folks flocked to Citizens Park in Aiken Sunday, July 9 to say goodbye to a moving memorial. The Healing Wall lit up the hearts of veterans, their families and historians all weekend.
Posted: 07/07/2006 - The Edgefield County Sheriff's Office says they have busted a meth lab on Briggs Haven Drive...that's out in the county. It happened around 5 o'clock.
Posted: 07/07/2006 - Just three days before early voting starts in the July 18 primary, Georgia's new voter ID law is in limbo once again. Fulton County Judge Melvin Westmoreland ruled the afternoon of July 7 that the requirement for a government-issued photo ID is illegal
Updated: 07/12/2006 - After initial uncertainty about what led to a 40 round shoot out at a south Augusta gas station Monday, investigators now have a good idea. "Just gang tension, just opposing gangs doing what they do," says Lt. Scott Peebles of the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.