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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 ...



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 ...



Teen friends celebrate 'last first day' together at South Aiken High  Aiken Standard

Chukker Creek Elementary School's playground equipment in front of the campus remains largely the same as it was in 2006, and it provided a perfect setting ...



'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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Water line replacement in Aiken neighborhood to take four months  Aiken Standard

A city of Aiken contractor will work to replace a water line in Bonnieview Estates for the next four months, according to information recently published by the city.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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.



WATCH: The Week 1 episode of 'The Walkthrough  Aiken Standard

In the second episode of the Aiken Standard's weekly football preview show we discuss the new media poll, hand out Game Balls to Week 0's top performers, ...



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 County students call for action in walkout protesting gun violence  Aiken Standard

Hundreds of Aiken County high school students stood in the cold, walked out of classes and gathered together in gyms and cafeterias and around flagpoles ...



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 | South Aiken High students arrested for trading BB guns at school  WRDW-TV

Aiken County Public School officials say one of the two students who traded BB guns on school grounds had a real BB gun on school property with a fake ...



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 ...



WATCH: The playoffs Round 2 episode of 'The Walkthrough' | Sports  Aiken Standard

In the second round playoff episode of the Aiken Standard's weekly football preview show we discuss some fo the big storylines for the six area teams still ...



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 ...



Editorial: Aiken County Public Schools sends off another impressive graduating class  Aiken Standard

Walking with their classmates, Aiken County Public Schools seniors took the next step in their young lives Thursday and Friday during commencement exercises ...



Area volleyball teams gearing up for season | Sports  Aiken Standard

Region 5-AAAA looks to be wide open this volleyball season. The league – previously 4-AAAA before the most recent round of realignment – has come down to ...



Week One Prep Football Preview Capsules | Sports  Aiken Standard

Last time they played. Strom Thurmond defeated Aiken 37-6 on Aug. 25, 2017. Players to watch. Strom Thurmond. Jequan Harris, QB. Harris completed 11 of 14 ...



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 ...



T-Breds' McKie chooses hometown Pacers | Sports  Aiken Standard

Leave it to the home-town school to be the one that felt like home for Melvin McKie.



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 ...



South Aiken hangs on to advance to Upper State final  Aiken Standard

Melvin McKie and Cincere Scott each had their way when it came to shooting the ball during Tuesday's third round playoff game against Westwood. McKie made ...



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.



Aiken County prepares for Hurricane Florence evacuees  WJBF-TV

Several local schools have already canceled, most to get ready to house evacuees from the coast.



Aiken County school district comes together as One Team  Aiken Standard

The serious business of school starts Monday. But Thursday morning, Aiken County Public School's teachers partied like they had just finished their last final ...



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 ...



Veterans Day ceremony set for Nov. 12 in Aiken  Aiken Standard

The traditional Nov. 11 date for Veterans Day falls on a Sunday this year.



SRNS awards 15 students Family Scholarships | News  Aiken Standard

Fifteen students have each won a $3000 Savannah River Nuclear Solutions Family Scholarship, received at a special ceremony recently held at Newberry Hall.



SRP affinity program gives back to Aiken County high schools  Aiken Standard

Aiken County residents now have a new way to show their school spirit and support local high schools through SRP Federal Credit Union. With affinity debit ...



Five T-Breds sign to play college football  Aiken Standard

An extra table was once again necessary Wednesday in the gym at South Aiken High School as the T-Breds celebrated their five college-bound senior football ...



Jacket Regiment bags top honors in Mustang Classic  Aiken Standard

Seven hours of music, marching and occasional merriment took up the afternoon and evening Saturday at Midland Valley High School, as the school held the ...



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 ...



Aiken County's top student-athletes honored at inaugural awards banquet  Aiken Standard

On Friday night, the area's premier high school student-athletes were honored at the inaugural Best of Prep Sports 2018 awards banquet.



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.



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.



North Augusta returns to top 10 in media poll  Aiken Standard

The North Augusta football team is ranked eighth in the latest Class AAAA S.C. Prep Football Media Poll.



Defending champs to start season in Viking Cup  Aiken Standard

It's no surprise that the defending state champion would have a large target on its back heading into the following season. It is, however, a little unusual for said ...



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.



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 ...



Three girls charged with assault of student and substitute at South Aiken High  WRDW-TV

Three female students are charged with assault and battery of a student and substitute teacher at South Aiken High School.



Names and notes for Oct. 31 | Features  Aiken Standard

The following students at Mead Hall Episcopal School were named to the headmaster's A honor roll for the first quarter: Hayden Baisch, Philip Belcher, Lilly ...



Education notebook: Military officers group recognizes outstanding cadets  Aiken Standard

In the spring of 1970, the Aiken Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America, or MOAA, honored the outstanding JROTC cadet from Aiken High School ...



High school proms in full swing around Aiken County  Aiken Standard

Area high school students posed for photos at Hopelands Gardens on Saturday before their proms.



Brother and sister at Aiken High among Rotary Club's scholarship recipients  Aiken Standard

As a guidance counselor at Aiken High School, Sally Tice works with many students, and they all have different qualities that make them stand out in her mind.



More sanctions announced for South Aiken, North Augusta High following post-game brawl  Aiken Standard

More sanctions have been announced for South Aiken and North Augusta high schools following a fight after a varsity football game between the two schools on ...



Parents tell Aiken School Board 'no' to rezoning, restructuring  Aiken Standard

Parents and community members asked Aiken County School Board members Tuesday night to vote no to recommendations to rezone some South Aiken ...



Aiken City Council to revisit potentially massive Whiskey Road corridor redesign  Aiken Standard

On Monday, Aug. 27, the Aiken City Council will discuss an estimated $120 million project that would – if pursued and completed as currently drafted ...



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 ...



Education Notebook: USC Aiken learns 'Secrets of Steinway'  Aiken Standard

USC Aiken recently teamed up with Turner's Keyboards of Augusta for a presentation, "The Secrets of Steinway."



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.



Judge denies bond for Aiken man charged in South Aiken High shooting  Aiken Standard

An Aiken man charged with shooting three people at South Aiken High School last week following rivalry basketball games was denied bond Friday.



T-Breds' tradition spans multiple home fields | Sports  Aiken Standard

Visiting South Aiken High School's Stomping Grounds has been a no-win situation for opposing football teams over the last couple of years, as the T-Breds have ...



Koda's Kids annual flag football game, new outdoor event scheduled for weekend  Aiken Standard

Dekoda Watson is getting an early jump on his Koda's Kids events this season and even expanding the reach of his foundation.



South Aiken DECA members win top honors at state competition  Aiken Standard

South Aiken High School DECA members continued their longtime tradition of success with numerous students winning state competition last weekend in ...



Four area prep soccer teams ranked in state poll  Aiken Standard

The latest South Carolina High School Soccer Coaches Association poll includes a quartet of local teams.



Special Olympics coming to Midland Valley High | Education  Aiken Standard

The 50-meter dash, 200-meter run, shot put and long jump are traditional to the Olympics, but what sets these games apart is the very special athletes ...



ENGAGEMENT: Benoit – Vermilye | Features  Aiken Standard

Ronald Benoit II and Cynthia Benoit of Aiken, SC, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amber Benoit of Myrtle Beach, SC, to Dennis Vermilye of Aiken, ...



Week 3 Prep Football Preview Capsules | Sports  Aiken Standard

Last time they played. White Knoll defeated Aiken 40-7 on Aug. 18, 2017. Players to watch. Aiken. Kory Wallace, QB. Wallace is the area's leading passer with ...



South Aiken NJROTC cadets honor veterans at Hitchcock Place  Aiken Standard

Students in the Navy JROTC program at South Aiken High School visited with residents at Hitchcock Place, an assisted living facility, and presented a Veterans ...



South Aiken surveillance video shows Aiken police officers rushing toward gunfire, assisting students  Aiken Standard

Editor's Note: The video footage released by the Aiken Department of Public Safety is pixelated, so as to shield the faces of minors.



Edgefield County public schools closed Thursday, delay scheduled for Aiken County public schools  Aiken Standard

After operating on schedules with two-hour delays Wednesday when snow fell, Edgefield County public schools will be closed Thursday. Aiken County public ...



Next Q&A meeting on school bond vote set for Thursday at Midland Valley High  Aiken Standard

Aiken County Board of Education members will continue a series of information meetings this week about the $90 million bond referendum set for May 1 to ...



South Aiken High School prepares to host first playoff game  WRDW-TV

Pretty much every school in Aiken County has had some level of football success in the past decade, every school except South Aiken.



New charter school in Graniteville, South Aiken stadium bathrooms before Aiken School Board this week  Aiken Standard

A new charter school in Graniteville and an update on construction of bathrooms and concession for the South Aiken High School football stadium will be up ...



Jack Southern built a foundation for success at South Aiken  Aiken Standard

Jack Southern arrived at South Aiken High School with a top notch resume in high school wrestling. He was previously coaching in Wilmington, North Carolina, ...



South Aiken names Michael Baker new baseball coach  Aiken Standard

Michael Baker is coming back to the CSRA. Baker, who amassed teaching, coaching and college experience at multiple area schools before his two most recent ...



Godwin helps expand reach of former Gamecock Perry Orth's organization  Aiken Standard

Young quarterbacks in Aiken County and the surrounding areas will soon have easier access to training. QB1 Athletics, a year-round quarterback training and ...



South Aiken's Reid Bolen named state Wendy's High School Heisman winner  Aiken Standard

Reid Bolen feels that it's duty to do the best that he can, not for himself but for others. And he feels that if he's not, then he's not doing what he should. The South ...



Area marching bands get in step | News  Aiken Standard

Classes don't start for a couple of weeks, but instruction is in full swing for hundreds of teenagers around Aiken County.



Aiken's Veterans Day ceremony offers female perspective about military service  Aiken Standard

A Vietnam veteran, who was a captain in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps, provided a female perspective on military *service* during a Veterans Day ceremony on ...



Millbrook Baptist Church to welcome Passion, Greene, Giglio  Aiken Standard

Plans are in place for Millbrook Baptist Church to be the host site Oct. 18 for recording artists Passion and the Rev. Travis Greene, pastor of Forward City Church, ...



Silver Bluff vs. South Aiken High game postponed to start at 8 p.m. due to heat  Aiken Standard

The Silver Bluff vs. South Aiken high school football game planned to take place at Silver Bluff has been postponed to start at 8 p.m..



Champs! NAMS Football Cruises to 7-0 Season  The Star

North Augusta and Kennedy middle schools brought 6-0 season records into the Aiken County football championship game, and the Yellow Jackets struck first ...



Aiken County churches take in evacuees from Charleston  Aiken Standard

Floyd Douglas Maloney, a retired Air Force vet sporting Vietnam veteran's hat, lounges in a chair relaxing on a clear Aiken County day in a pair of slippers at ...



Polewski stepping down as South Aiken baseball coach  Aiken Standard

After 25 years as a head coach, South Aiken's Bob Polewski will be leaving the dugout. The veteran has decided to step down as the head baseball coach of ...



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 ...



SAHS teacher pleads guilty to having sex with student  Aiken Standard

A former South Aiken High School teacher was sentenced to three months in jail and probation after pleading guilty Thursday to having a sexual relationship ...



Local athletes to be honored at prep sports awards banquet  Aiken Standard

Aiken Communications, which publishes the Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star newspapers, will honor high school athletes in Aiken, Barnwell and ...



Groundbreaking ceremony held for Westminster Memory Care of Aiken  Aiken Standard

For a groundbreaking ceremony, the location was a bit unusual. The event was held indoors at the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday morning ...



Area students compete in science fair | News  Aiken Standard

With the support of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions and USC Aiken's Ruth Patrick Science Education Center, hundreds of Central Savannah River Area ...



S.A. High's Messick named principal of new Aiken Scholars Academy  Aiken Standard

Martha Messick has been named the principal of the new Aiken Scholars Academy, which will open at USC Aiken next fall to Aiken County Public School District ...



South Aiken Names New Head Basketball Coach  WRDW-TV

Aiken, SC--The 2015-16 basketball season delivered on a successful campaign at South Aiken High School as the Thoroughbreds won 18 games and ...



Latest study showcases Aiken's traffic, congestion hot spots  Aiken Standard

A biennial traffic study has revealed some of the worst thoroughfares to travel in the greater Aiken area.



Local teens net top fishing honors  The Star

Chad Champy and Kyler McKie, preparing for their senior year at Fox Creek High School, will have a blue-ribbon fish story to share with their neighbors and ...



Jason Crane, Barry Moulton win School Board districts 2 and 5  Aiken Standard

Winners have been decided in Aiken County School Board District 2 and 5 elections.



NAMS football goes 7-0, bags county title  The Star

North Augusta Middle School's athletic program has collected nothing but wins so far in the 2018-19 academic year, and now has the Aiken County football title ...



Crusaders picking up momentum at the right time  Aiken Standard

The only thing that has been able to slow the South Aiken Baptist boys' basketball team's momentum recently was the cancellation of Friday night's scheduled ...



UPDATE | Aiken County parents weigh in on possible rezoning, attendance boundaries  WRDW-TV

A big turnout tonight from concerned parents as the Aiken County School District holds the latest town hall meeting on rezoning.



Fermata Club Welcomes Five Schools for Swim Meet  Aiken Standard

Fermata Club was the site of a five-way swim meet Sept. 13, with the squads from Strom Thurmond, Fox Creek, North Augusta, South Aiken and Aiken high ...



PKMS Football vs. Kennedy  The Star

Paul Knox Middle School's football team faced Kennedy Oct. 3, with South Aiken High as the host site. The Eagles cruised to a 20-0 win, in a game that featured.



Wear Orange event honors victims of gun violence at Aiken Library Park  Aiken Standard

Parents, grandparents and children gathered in Aiken County Public Library Park on Saturday to take part in Aiken's first Wear Orange event in honor of National ...



Aiken County Public Schools high school registration  WRDW-TV

Information on where and when to register for Aiken County High School and transportation.



Schools, state offices to reopen in Aiken, Barnwell counties; horses from coast evacuated to Aiken  The Augusta Chronicle

Schools and state offices in Aiken and Barnwell counties are scheduled to reopen Wednesday after South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster rescinded mandatory ...



Horses finding a haven from Hurricane Florence's threat in Aiken  Aiken Standard

The threat of danger from Hurricane Florence is bringing herds of horses from coastal areas to Aiken.



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