Updated: 08/17/2013 - Researchers say heavy coffee drinking could cut your life short, but a local coffee roaster disagrees. News12 spoke with this coffee lover who sometimes has more cups of joe than this study recommends. John Curry has been drinking coffee for 40 years and lot of those years include weeks of 28 cups of coffee or more--which some researchers say can be dangerous .
Updated: 07/17/2013 - It wasn't on the agenda, but an Aiken County Council meeting focused on problems with Aiken County EMS. Some council members are asking for policy changes.
Posted: 07/16/2013 - County officials in coastal Georgia are asking residents to take preventative measures after a sampling of mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Updated: 07/15/2013 - A News 12 investigation continues into potential problems at Aiken County EMS. A tragedy in Wagener seems to have set off a chain reaction. News 12's Chad Mills broke the story. Now, he's talking to a county leader who says a change in EMS leadership might be needed. He's also hearing from paramedics themselves.
Updated: 07/15/2013 - The Georgia Children's Advocacy Network is hosting a panel discussion aimed at reducing childhood obesity.
Updated: 07/11/2013 - A News 12 investigation continues about problems at Aiken County EMS. This time, top lawmakers are speaking out about delayed responses and a shortage of ambulances. Some of the debate is about a polo match just weeks ago. News 12's Chad Mills continues digging.
Updated: 07/08/2013 - A community is in mourning Monday night, as a 2-year-old is laid to rest. Last Thursday, a toddler was accidentally struck and killed by his father's car. But now, there are serious questions about how fast an ambulance and helicopter got to the scene. A county official has sent an email to EMS directors that News 12's Chad Mills got his hands on exclusively.
Posted: 07/02/2013 - An agency wants your feedback on a public health assessment studying the effects on airborne emissions around the Savannah River Site.
Updated: 09/03/2013 - The local food movement is one that is near and dear to my heart. I love the idea that local farmers are interested in selling their fresh produce to our community.
Posted: 07/01/2013 - A rabid fox has tested positive for rabies in the Powell Road area.