Updated: 11/02/2012 - South Carolina House District 86 includes two-thirds of Aiken County, including parts of Aiken, Wagener, and New Ellenton. A Republican incumbent and an Independent write-in candidate with a career in the military are facing off.
Updated: 10/31/2012 - A park bench in Evans has a special new honor. A metal bench at the Evans Towne Center Park was dedicated this morning in loving memory of Otis L. Crowell.
Updated: 10/31/2012 - Congressman Joe Wilson comes to town to endorse Lee Anderson, but first, he stops by our studio to talk about his reelection bid. He's running unopposed but has big plans for the next two years on the Hill.
Updated: 11/06/2012 - Every day this week, News 12's Chad Mills will be interviewing the South Carolina candidates to help you make an informed decision at the polls.
Updated: 11/02/2012 - In Aiken County, there will be only one sheriff candidate on the ballot, but a write-in candidate is fighting for the position too.
Updated: 10/30/2012 - We have an exclusive look at a new hotel planned for downtown Augusta. But the fight over the Augusta Convention Center could make things difficult.
Updated: 10/30/2012 - It's been nearly four months since a Columbia County code enforcement officer made national headlines. Jimmy Vowell continues to fight to get his job back, and he's sitting down with News 12.
Updated: 11/02/2012 - Election Day is now only a week away -- and some potentially confusing local elections are being held in South Carolina. News 12's Chad Mills introduces you to the candidates to help you decide.
Posted: 10/29/2012 - Investigators are still trying to determine how much information was stolen. Tax returns can include names, address, Social Security numbers and bank account information.
Updated: 10/29/2012 - Commissioners were trying to reach an agreement by Monday with Paul Simon, who is expecting to operate the Trade, Exhibit and Events Center in downtown Augusta.
Updated: 10/29/2012 - After hackers targeted South Carolina, many of you are at risk. While the state is offering help, many of you say you're having trouble getting it. Now, we have the answer to get free credit protection.
Updated: 10/29/2012 - Aiken City Council and Aiken County Council are facing off over a new county complex. The city could require the county to follow Aiken's extensive list of regulations, costing county taxpayers more.
Updated: 10/26/2012 - A local publisher is saying Augusta commissioners really don't care about people live at Cherry Tree Crossing. Both sides are now speaking up before the walls come down at Augusta's largest public housing complex.
Posted: 10/26/2012 - A super PAC called the Congressional Leadership Fund, led by former Republican members of Congress, said Thursday it has bought ad time in the Augusta and Savannah markets leading up to the Nov. 6 election.
Updated: 10/24/2012 - GHSU president Dr. Ricardo Azziz is talking to News 12 tonight about a possible emerging compromise in the controversy surrounding the new name for Augusta's "New U."
Updated: 10/24/2012 - A $500 individual contribution or $1,000 for a couple will get you into a reception at 6 p.m. Wednesday. At $10,000, a contributor gets a photo with Ryan.
Updated: 10/24/2012 - Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is responding directly to your concerns about the new name for Augusta's "New U."
Updated: 10/24/2012 - Augusta Housing Authority officials took the time to explain what this means for the 389 families who live in the complex who could be moving out next summer.
Posted: 10/23/2012 - News 12 is on your side with the latest voting information for Richmond and Columbia counties.
Updated: 10/22/2012 - Work continues on a new Aiken County Government Center. They recently broke ground on the new location off University Parkway in North Aiken. Now, there's a bump in the road, and it involves complications between the city and county.
Updated: 10/22/2012 - We're about two weeks from Election Day and a decision that has folks fired up on the Georgia charter school amendment.