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One more week: Annual Aiken County Scrimmage ushers in prep football season  Aiken Standard

Just one more week. That's all that's left to wait for the 2019 high school football season, and the truest indicator that there's only one more week to go is the ...

S.C. area prep football teams to scrimmage at South Aiken  The Augusta Chronicle

Just a week before the start of another football season, some Aiken County teams and one from Barnwell County are testing the waters with one final scrimmage ...

South Aiken High brothers earn Anglers of the Year honors  Aiken Standard

Two brothers from South Aiken High recently netted an award for their fishing skills.

Area events will help Aiken students get ready for school  Aiken Standard

With the first day of school, Aug. 19, fast approaching, the Aiken Standard has compiled a list of local back to school events and giveaways in the Aiken County ...

Area teams ranked in preseason prep football poll  Aiken Standard

The first S.C. Prep Football Media Poll of the season is out, and eight area teams are either ranked or are receiving votes in their respective classifications.

Local Students Measure Health of Savannah River by its Biodiversity

AIKEN, S.C. – Local students trade classrooms for the trees and waterways of the Savannah River Site (SRS) by participating in several science experiments ...

Police investigating 'rumors' of possible threat to South Aiken High  Aiken Standard

South Aiken High School administrators sent out a message Wednesday concerning rumors and recent social media posts regarding a possible threat to the ...

WEDDING: Thatcher – Tesik | Features  Aiken Standard

Sarah Ashley Thatcher of Aiken, SC and Honza Tesik of Roznov pod Radhostem, Czech Republic, were married May 17, 2019 at the Truba Castle Tower in ...

'No credible threat' at South Aiken High, Aiken Public Safety says  Aiken Standard

The Aiken Department of Public Safety has determined that no credible threat existed Thursday at South Aiken High.

School board approves new principal at Aiken High School  Aiken Standard

Dr. Jason Holt has been named the new Aiken High School principal.

Aiken Links awards more than $5000 in scholarships to class of 2019  Aiken Standard

NORTH AUGUSTA - The Aiken (SC) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated awarded more than $5000 in scholarships and two laptops Sunday to graduating ...

Names and Notes for July 27 | Features  Aiken Standard

Thomas Christensen was recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout from the Boy Scouts of America. It was presented to him at a Court of Honor held at The ...

Gamecock bags Palmetto title in playoff  Aiken Standard

Jamie Wilson and Evan Brown wound up tied after 18 holes at Palmetto Golf Club Saturday, with a 276 total in their bid for the 44th annual Palmetto Amateur, ...

South Aiken High excels at state DECA competition  Aiken Standard

Members of the award-winning South Aiken High School DECA Program were recognized for their success during the State DECA competition in Charleston.

Aiken Schools investigating fight at South Aiken High School  The Augusta Chronicle

Aiken County Public Schools is investigating a fight that occurred Tuesday involving South Aiken High School and Kennedy Middle School students.

South Aiken High sends out robocall Friday after rumors cause worry among parents  Aiken Standard

South Aiken High School sent out a robocall message to parents Friday afternoon concerning inaccurate and misleading reports on social media.

2019 Best & Brightest: Ethan Arnold, South Aiken High School  The Augusta Chronicle

The Augusta Chronicle recognizes 20 outstanding students in the Class of 2019: those who have been selected for the 17th annual Best & Brightest Awards.

Police, school district investigating fight at South Aiken High  Aiken Standard

The Aiken Department of Public Safety and the Aiken County Public School District are investigating a fight that occurred Tuesday involving a South Aiken High ...

School District honors retirees for 1354 years of combined service  Aiken Standard

With a combined total of 1354 years of *service* to the field of education, 55 Aiken County Public Schools' employees were honored and celebrated at a ...

Gym cleared after fan altercation at Aiken-South Aiken game  Aiken Standard

Tuesday night's boys' basketball game between Aiken and South Aiken started the way many previous games have between the two rivals.

International students visit Aiken with Lions Club host families  Aiken Standard

Finland native Niia Lindström had three words for her first impression of summer in the South: “Hot, too hot.”

'It's better than it ever was': Aiken, South Aiken rivalry still growing 37 years later  Aiken Standard

It started in September of 1981. Forty-three games later it's still the biggest game of the season in the city. One of the few people to have been on both.

Rotary Club of Aiken awards $75000 in scholarships to 15 students  Aiken Standard

Before Christian Rogerson heads to Brevard College in North Carolina, he is looking forward to getting more sleep after graduating from South Aiken High ...

Class of 1988 donates $3000 to South Aiken High for new courtyard furniture  Aiken Standard

Because of a generous gift from its Class of 1988, South Aiken High School will be able to get new furniture for its courtyard. On Monday, the group of former.

Aiken County students put on 'the greatest' show with acGATEWAY  Aiken Standard

BATH — P.T. Barnum might have been the greatest showman of the 19th century, but students in Aiken County Public Schools' acGATEWAY program claimed ...

Jason Holt: Homegrown educator inspires Aiken County's youth  Aiken Standard

It's not surprising Dr. Jason Holt, Aiken High School's new principal, went into education.

Two Aiken County AP academies are expanding cultures of excellence  Aiken Standard

Rising ninth-grade students looking for a more rigorous academic pathway to graduation, and one with the added benefits of earning college credits prior to ...

Jason Holt named new principal for Aiken High School  The Augusta Chronicle

Dr. Jason Holt has been named the new principal at Aiken High School.Holt, who had served two years as principal of Paul Knox Middle School in North ...

South Aiken Class of '88 gathers for 30th reunion  Aiken Standard

South Aiken High School's Class of 1988 held its 30th High School reunion Oct. 12 and 13. Forth-eight classmates came together from states as far as California ...

Aiken High's football coach and athletic director resigns  Aiken Standard

Aiken High School head football coach and athletic director J.W. Montgomery is resigning after two years with the program in order to spend more time with his ...

JV Baseball: NAHS vs. South Aiken  The Star

The afternoon of Feb. 23 had North Augusta High School's junior-varsity baseball team facing South Aiken in a pre-season tournament held at Midland Valley, ...

District school choice options expand for 2019-20 | News  Aiken Standard

From world language, advanced learning and leadership to STEM and STEAM-powered education, unique themed schools have piqued the interest of parents, ...

District names schools' Teacher of Year, GEM winners  Aiken Standard

The Aiken County Public School District announced its 2019-20 Teachers of the Year and 2018-19 Giving Even More (GEM) award winners.

Partial World Language Immersion coming to district elementary schools  Aiken Standard

Mandarin Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the world and represents a growing presence within South Carolina's business and industry sectors, ...

Aiken Public School District announces principal, teacher of the year among awards  WRDW-TV

As another school year comes to a close, the Aiken Public School District came together to honor its educators Tuesday night.

Lydia Terlizzi receives President's Volunteer Service Award | Education  Aiken Standard

Lydia Terlizzi, a senior at South Aiken High School, has been honored for her exemplary volunteer *service* with a President's Volunteer *Service* Award.

Construction updates, tobacco policy are on School Board agenda  Aiken Standard

Construction and renovation updates are on the Aiken County School Board's agenda for its meeting Tuesday.

Education Notebook: Mead Hall archers hit the mark  Aiken Standard

Archers at Mead Hall Episcopal School have a longstanding history of performing well in most of their tournaments. That record continued during a spring ...

Hundreds of Aiken students honored at Celebration of Character on Saturday  Aiken Standard

Hundreds of elementary, middle, and high school students dressed in their Sunday best gathered at St. Mary's Help of Christians over the weekend to be ...

Timeline of shooting at South Aiken High School  WRDW-TV

A shooting occurred at South Aiken High School on Friday night and created a lot of chaos as law enforcement worked to secure the scene.

North Augusta overcomes first half woes to beat South Aiken  Aiken Standard

After critical special teams mistakes in the first half, the North Augusta Yellow Jackets were able to right the ship and beat the South Aiken Thoroughbreds 34-24 ...

South Aiken's Farmer signs with USC Union to play baseball  Aiken Standard

It was all smiles as Braydon Farmer walked into the library at South Aiken High School for his ceremonious signing day.

Two charged in connection with South Aiken High School shooting  Aiken Standard

The Aiken Department of Public Safety charged two people in connection with the shooting of three people at South Aiken High School following rivalry ...

Aiken County school district looks close to home and far away for potential teachers  Aiken Standard

Data shows the number of teachers who are leaving the profession in South Carolina each year greatly outnumbers the number of students who complete a ...

South Aiken tops North Augusta, will play for 4A state championship  WJBF-TV

The South Aiken High School girls soccer team is heading back to the 4A state championship game.

School Board hears construction updates, approves expanded free meals  Aiken Standard

Work is progressing on four Aiken County Public School District's construction projects.

Local Results for April 4 | Sports  Aiken Standard

South Aiken 4, Midland Valley 0. Top-ranked South Aiken got revenge against No. 7 Midland Valley and clinched the Region 5-AAAA championship just one ...

Dr. Katie Briscoe named Silver Bluff High principal  Aiken Standard

Dr. Katie Briscoe has been named the new principal of Silver Bluff High School.

USC Aiken holds cheerful Saturday | News  Aiken Standard

The USC Aiken Convocation Center was the focal point for cheerleaders around South Carolina on Saturday, with dozens of high schools represented at a state ...

South Aiken High School Class of 2018 | News  Aiken Standard

Thomas Edward Abbott IV, Zeyad Omar Abdalla, Jetta Marie Adams, Dylan Abraham Allen, Destiny Chase Amos, Destiny Child Anglemyer, Alexandra Lynn ...

WATCH: The Week 7 episode of 'The Walkthrough' | Sports  Aiken Standard

In the latest episode of the Aiken Standard's weekly football preview show we discuss the changes in the media poll and this week's slate of games.

Aiken County's newest high school graduates shine at commencements  Aiken Standard

Logan C. Ford started his musical career at Aiken High School even before he officially was a student there and ended it Friday on a high note.

Alford named Superintendent of the Year | Education  Aiken Standard

When Dr. Sean Alford was named Aiken County superintendent in 2015 he took a comprehensive look at growth opportunities and came away excited about the ...

Editorial: Aiken County has outstanding student athletes | Opinions and Editorials  Aiken Standard

In preparation for the second Best of Prep Sports banquet on Friday, May 24, at USC Aiken Convocation Center, we compiled a collectible program for the event.

UPDATE | Search ends for Lulu's armed robbery suspect, schools notified  WRDW-TV

The Aiken Department of Public Safety has called off the active search for an armed robbery suspect.

High School Football Season Preview: South Aiken talking reload, not rebuild  Aiken Standard

A massive, successful senior class has moved on from South Aiken High School, but this football season isn't being treated as a rebuild.

Southern Cross set to tee off this weekend  Aiken Standard

Palmetto Golf Club once again welcomes an elite field this weekend for the 45th annual Southern Cross golf tournament.

UPDATE | Mother of student in South Aiken High fight talks about discipline  WRDW-TV

A fight was caught on video at South Aiken High School Wednesday morning. The student who shot the video said the fight started just before school.

Aiken schools reopen Wednesday as Hurricane Florence approaches Southeast Coast  Aiken Standard

As Hurricane Florence looms closer with potentially deadly storm surge flooding, torrential rains and 140 mile per hour winds, preparations are being made in ...

T-Breds give up lead, fall to 0-2 | Sports  Aiken Standard

Lakeside scored 22 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to stun South Aiken. The T-Breds (0-2) held an 18-13 lead after three quarters, an advantage they ...

Aiken Middle School begins new chapter  The Augusta Chronicle

Aiken Middle School ended one chapter and started another during its closing ceremony Friday. After 24 years, the school will transition this fall to sixth-grade ...

Fuller will succeed Jett as principal at South Aiken High  Aiken Standard

Samuel Fuller will become the new principal of South Aiken High this summer.

Cheerful Saturday at USC Aiken | News  Aiken Standard

Dozens of cheerleading squads from high schools around South Carolina were at the USC Aiken Convocation Center Feb. 16 for "Game Day Invitational," a ...

Aiken Electric awards scholarships | Features  Aiken Standard

Aiken Electric Cooperative recently awarded three college scholarships to local graduating seniors. One $1000 Trustee scholarship and two $1000 Touchstone ...

South Aiken sweeps on night Kevin Kisner is honored  The Augusta Chronicle

AIKEN — On a night when former South Aiken golfer Kevin Kisner was honored, the Thoroughbreds basketball team used a 14-0 run in the third quarter to build ...

Ryan Brash will continue baseball career at Anderson University  Aiken Standard

Ryan Brash has been playing baseball for most of his life, but as his senior season at South Aiken High School drew to a close, he realized he couldn't just.

Prep softball, boys' tennis brackets set | Sports  Aiken Standard

The South Carolina High School League playoff brackets for softball and boys' tennis have been released, just in time for Thursday's opening games.

Education Notebook: St. Mary students premiere movies at Shoebox Film Festival  Aiken Standard

Second graders in Kerry DalSanto's class at St. Mary Help of Christians School displayed their “reel” talents recently during the 22nd annual Shoebox Film ...

Kisner Foundation to award first grant at Aiken County School Board meeting  Aiken Standard

The Kevin & Brittany Kisner Foundation will award its first grant Tuesday at the regular meeting of the Aiken County Board of Education.

WATCH: The Week 8 episode of 'The Walkthrough' | Sports  Aiken Standard

In the latest episode of the Aiken Standard's weekly football preview show we discuss this week's slate of games.

WATCH: The Aiken Standard Game of the Week: South Aiken vs. Greenwood  Aiken Standard

South Aiken opens the season against Greenwood. The Thoroughbreds enter the season on a 15-game home winning streak. Aiken Standard pregame show ...

UPDATE | Surveillance video released showing shooting scene at high school  WRDW-TV

Aiken Public Safety has released the surveillance video from South Aiken High School on the night three people were shot.

Game of the Week: South Aiken focused on football, not Greenwood's tradition  Aiken Standard

Friday night's a big one at South Aiken for a variety of reasons.

UPDATE | Two students arrested after fight at South Aiken High School  WRDW-TV

Two Students, Ladarius Mitchell and Rayshawn Williams sit in a jail cell right now paying the price for allegedly fighting and not listening to school administrators ...

Order up: Metro Diner's soft open benefits local causes  Aiken Standard

Dinner is served – and so are breakfast and lunch, whenever you want them.

South Carolina polling precinct information for Aiken County  Aiken Standard

Aiken No. 1: City Auditorium, 214 Park Ave. S.W., Aiken SC 29801.

UPDATE | Parent and freshman talk about arrests in South Aiken shooting  WRDW-TV

Two people accused in connection with the shooting at South Aiken High School last week have been arrested.

South Aiken High student caught with 'realistic' BB gun on campus  Aiken Standard

A 15-year-old South Aiken High School student was arrested Monday and charged with carrying a weapon on school property after he was caught with a BB gun ...

Sorority holds annual Touch of Class Cotillion | News  Aiken Standard

The Kappa Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority held its biennial "A Touch of Class" Cotillion on March 8. The theme was Exemplifying ...

South Aiken High welders compete on national stage  Aiken Standard

When welding instructor Oscar Rushton started South Aiken High School's program five years ago, he charted out a number of lofty goals for the Thoroughbreds ...

USC Aiken thanks counselors for their support | News  Aiken Standard

The University of South Carolina Aiken Office of Admissions recently hosted school counselors from around the state, thanking them for their support of ...

South Aiken High celebrates success of AP students  Aiken Standard

South Aiken High alumnus J. Lucas thrilled the school with his impersonation of Michael Jackson on Thursday almost as much as the announcement that ...

Kisner Foundation grant will benefit athletes in Aiken County Public Schools  Aiken Standard

Aiken County Public Schools received a grant from the Kisner Foundation on Tuesday to conduct pre-concussion screenings on all district athletes.

Former friends testify against suspect in 2016 murder as trial begins  Aiken Standard

A trial began Wednesday for an Aiken man facing serious time for the murder of 21-year-old Denzel Bates.

Drama program at South Aiken High captures state awards, completes successful fall production  Aiken Standard

Students from South Aiken High School's Drama Club competed for the first time in the South Carolina Theatre Association Festival held in November.

Schools close, preparations begin in Aiken as hurricane evacuations are ordered for S.C. coast  Aiken Standard

Aiken is preparing to receive evacuees as Hurricane Florence, now a Category 4 hurricane, approaches the Carolinas.

Aiken gathers to remember fallen warriors | News  Aiken Standard

Downtown Aiken had an abundance of slow-moving traffic Saturday morning, with red, white and blue having an especially strong presence along Park Avenue ...

Juniors from Aiken County schools see what USC Aiken has to offer  The Augusta Chronicle

More than 1000 students from seven Aiken County high schools attended the annual Junior Preview Day Tuesday, which offered students an inside look at the ...

Area volleyball teams gearing up for season | Sports  Aiken Standard

Region 5-AAAA looks to be wide open this volleyball season.

School Board approves revised 'Code of Conduct' | Education  Aiken Standard

The Aiken County School Board approved the revised “Code of Student Conduct” on final reading Tuesday with a clarification concerning how middle and high ...

South Aiken High School cheerleaders lead cheer clinic for kids  Aiken Standard

Shouts and cheers echoed off the walls of the Millbrook Baptist Church gymnasium this week as South Aiken High School cheerleaders trained and practiced ...

Aiken's Memorial Day Ceremony scheduled for Monday at Veterans Memorial Park  Aiken Standard

The likelihood of heavy rain caused last year's Memorial Day Ceremony at Aiken County Veterans Memorial Park in Aiken to be canceled.

2019 Summer Camp list | Features  Aiken Standard

STEM CAMPS. STEM Camps. Ruth Patrick Science Education Center. Camp Dates: June 17-21 (Camp Invention, Rising K-6); July 8-12 (Engineer it, Rising 3-5) ...

Teacher assault, weapon incidents reported at South Aiken High  Aiken Standard

Aiken Public Safety officers responded to two separate incidents at South Aiken High last week, one involving an assault of a student and substitute teacher and ...

Mustangs, Jackets and Plenty More | News  Aiken Standard

The 21st annual Mustang Classic, at Midland Valley High School, brought marching bands together Sept. 22 to compete on the Mustangs' turf, and top overall ...

Post 26 prepares for playoffs | Sports  Aiken Standard

The Aiken Post 26 junior and senior American Legion baseball teams finished in second place in their respective leagues and both teams are headed to the ...

WEDDING: Baldwin – Crowder | Features  Aiken Standard

Carrie Leigh Crowder of Aiken, SC, and Douglas Kent Baldwin of Aiken were married March 16, 2019, at the Green Boundary Club in Aiken.

WEDDING: Boyd – Ray | Features  Aiken Standard

Brittany Grace Ray of Aiken, SC and David Charles Boyd of Florence, AL, were married March 22, 2019, at Jackson's Landing in Batesburg, SC.

Seven Swim Teams in Gear at Fermata Club  Aiken Standard

Fermata Club had hundreds of visitors for the evening of August 29, playing host to a swim meet featuring Brookland-Cayce, Airport, Midland Valley, Strom ...

Bag checks, metal detectors included in Aiken School District's upgraded security procedures  Aiken Standard

In light of Friday night's shooting outside South Aiken High School, the Aiken County School District released upgraded security procedures for future ...

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