News 12 is on your side with details about a major construction project going on in Augusta. It's a project to extend trails along the Augusta Canal. If you drove on River Watch Parkway on Thursday, you probably noticed it.
North Augusta leaders unveiled the project in December. They've heard a lot of praise and anger, too. There are plenty of concerns about traffic and noise. But what's also creating concern is how they're going to pay for it all.
Aiken County Democrat Probate Judge Sue Roe would rather not run as a Democrat in the future. She is asking lawmakers to consider proposing legislation that would make the office of probate judge non-political.
Voting opens Tuesday morning for county council district six in Aiken County. The district up-for-grabs includes parts of Aiken and a lot of smaller areas like Graniteville, Warrenville, Gloverville, Couchton and Eureka.