Updated: 10/30/2013 - A News 12 investigation shows local stores are dropping the ball when it comes to the safety of your children, and what we've uncovered could change a state law. More than 3 years ago, News 12 exposed a widespread problem after we were able to buy expired baby formula, and a lot of it, in Richmond, Columbia, and Aiken Counties. In 2010, every store promised to fix this, but we found the problem is still on store shelves. Once again, we're on your side, asking why the system in place to protect your babies is still broken.
Updated: 05/22/2013 - The panic to find your loved one before something happens can be overwhelming, but one organization is making the process a little easier. They use a radio frequency tracking system to help find people who have a tendency to wander, and it's free for those who need it.
Updated: 05/02/2013 - For the past few months, News 12 has investigated wild middle school parties at Aiken City Hall. A video we got our hands on shows middle schoolers cussing, flashing gang signs and disturbing the peace. One downtown merchant even tells us these parties are driving off customers at his business nearby.
Updated: 04/29/2013 - Most every parent with a teenager knows what it feels like to watch the clock and wait for curfew. Even if you trust your child, there are a lot of teens you don't trust. There are also a lot of temptations and pressures, and a good kid can change their life in a second with one bad decision.
Updated: 02/19/2013 - Filling our tanks is emptying our wallets. Prices at the pump have risen for 32 days straight, and unfortunately it doesn't look like we'll be getting a break anytime soon.
Updated: 07/24/2013 - On Feb. 14, 2013, the Richmond County Sheriff's Office and the Governor's Office of Highway Safety launched a 90-day campaign to combat traffic fatalities.
Posted: 03/04/2013 - Your college-aged daughter may be looking for more than love this Valentine's Day. More college students in Georgia are looking for a "sugar daddy" to pay their tuition.
Updated: 02/08/2013 - It could be your neighbor's child, your son's classmate or your co-worker's daughter, and you may not even know. The number of homeless children in the CSRA is increasing.
Updated: 02/08/2013 - A former gang member is speaking out to News 12 about how he got sucked in. He says he wishes someone was willing to tell him what he's about to tell you.
Updated: 12/27/2012 - On this day in 2011, Officer Scott Richardson was gunned down in the line of duty. Then, a month later, it happened again to Corporal Sandy Rogers. As the community tries to move on, Aiken Public Safety is moving forward with some changes of its own. We travel with them to North Carolina to see how a program there could help reduce violence here.
Updated: 11/19/2012 - It's called a prayer pager. First Baptist Church of Augusta has a dozen of them and gives them out to those in need of prayer. Each time someone calls the pager number it lets them know someone is praying for them.
Updated: 03/29/2013 - It's been six years since James Brown died, but through it all, one thing remains: his 80-acre estate at Beech Island. Now, for the first time since his death, we can take you inside during a News 12 exclusive.
Updated: 11/05/2012 - News 12 is covering the races you care about on this upcoming Election Day, including the race for the 12th Congressional District and Richmond County sheriff.
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.