Updated: 07/05/2013 - Augusta Waste Management is preparing to send out your new trash bills. Director Mark Johnson says most of the trash calls have stopped -- except assisted living calls.
Updated: 07/01/2013 - Back in March, three pedestrians were struck by an Aiken attorney. One died from her injuries. Police say the wreck was accidental, but News 12 is told that the lawyer only paid a simple traffic ticket. Now, family members tell News 12's Chad Mills that they're starting a fight to change the law.
Posted: 06/26/2013 - The South Carolina House has agreed with Gov. Nikki Haley to remove more than $1.7 million from a program that state health officials use to regulate the building of hospitals and medical facilities and buying expensive equipment.
Updated: 06/26/2013 - In a unanimous vote Tuesday night, the Sardis City Council selected Benjamin "Scotty" Sanford as the new Sardis police chief.
Updated: 06/26/2013 - The Supreme Court made a big decision Tuesday on the Voting Rights Act of 1965. The law was made to protect the rights of minority voters, but on Tuesday afternoon, the justices decided the formula used to identify discriminating states or counties is out of date.
Updated: 06/26/2013 - Richard Logan and a Amelia Herlong will face each other again next month after a special election Tuesday.
Posted: 06/25/2013 - Georgia officials have reacted cautiously to the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on a key provision of the Voting Rights Act.
Posted: 06/25/2013 - South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is getting ready to issue any vetoes she has for the Legislature's $6.7 billion spending plan.
Updated: 06/22/2013 - A local nonprofit has landed a $5 million federal grant to build a new hospital, and leaders broke ground Friday morning in Aiken. But the location might surprise you. They're building it in a poorer part of Aiken, within walking distance of people who might use it.
Posted: 06/20/2013 - Haley praised the law during a ceremony Wednesday as streamlining the ballot process as well as giving equal access to the ballot for both incumbents and those seeking office.