• Keith W. Bradberry - accompanying photo

    Keith W. Bradberry

    5/27/2013 10:58 PM

    Keith W. Bradberry AIKEN, S.C. – Keith W. Bradberry, 43, beloved husband of Beverly Bradberry, died Sunday, May 26, 2013. Funeral arrangements will be announced by SHELLHOUSE FUNERAL HOME ...

Upcoming events: Today through Friday

9/26/2012 12:00 PM

TODAY The Ridge Spring Miss Harvest Festival beauty pageant will be held on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Ridge Spring Gymnasium from 10 a.m to 3 p.m. Young ladies between the ages of birth and 20 are invited to compete. The Miss Harvest Festival(17-20) w ...

Upcoming events for today, Friday and Saturday

9/20/2012 11:36 AM

TODAY 4 Cats in the Doghouse will play jazz at The Willcox, 100 Colleton Ave. S.W., today from 7 to 9 p.m. The Midday Music Concert Series opens at noon today at First Presbyterian Church, 224 Barnwell Ave. N.W. Columbia organist Bill McNair will per ...

Aiken NAACP plans registration drive

8/22/2012 11:22 AM

The Aiken Branch NAACP is sponsoring a voter education and registration drive at the Cumberland AME Church Fellowship Hall Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Richard Johnson, the NAACP’s political action chairman, will discuss for new voters how v ...

Auditions scheduled for new boys' choir

8/21/2012 10:14 AM

The South Boundary men's choir is planning to establish an all-boys' choir and has scheduled auditions at the First Baptist Church of Aiken today and Sunday, both at 3:30 p.m. The choir is open to boys in grades 3-6 who enjoy singing and have unchang ...

Upcoming events in Aiken

8/20/2012 11:45 AM

Overeaters group to meet on Thursday Overeaters Anonymous will meet at St. John’s United Methodist Church, 104 Newberry St. N.W., in room 121, every Thursday at 7 p.m. All are welcome. 4 Cats in the Doghouse to play at The Willcox On Thursday ...

Local events for August 9 to 11

8/9/2012 11:30 AM

Thursday, August 9 The Aiken Newcomers’ Club, a club for women, will meet Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Newberry Hall. Registration will begin at 11 a.m., and the business meeting at 11:15 a.m. Lunch will be at 11:30 a.m. The cost of the luncheon is $14 ...

Aiken County Football Jamboree to air live Friday

8/9/2012 11:25 AM

Join us live on ASTV95 or Friday evening as ASTV heads out to South Aiken High School to cover the season kick-off with the Aiken County Football Jamboree. The Jamboree will give Aiken County viewers a sneak peek at all the Aiken Co ...

Upcoming events in Aiken

8/8/2012 10:16 AM

Chick-fil-A to hold a Spirit Night Chick-fil-A will hold a Spirit Night for the "Just Give Me Jesus Revival" on Tuesday, Aug. 14 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 1267 Knox Avenue, North Augusta, and 202 Eastgate Drive, Aiken. A portion of the proceeds will be don ...

Parks, Recreation and Tourism begins voting for photo contest
Parks, Recreation and Tourism begins voting for photo contest

7/31/2012 11:44 PM

Online voting is open now in Aiken County Parks, Recreation and Tourism's first photography contest. The more than 50 photos that were submitted have been posted on Aiken County PRT's Facebook page and are awaiting "likes." The photo that garners the ...

Fifth Annual Day of Hard Labor BBQ Cook-Off to benefit United Way

7/31/2012 10:27 AM

The Fifth Annual Labor Day BBQ Cook-off returns this year on Labor Day at the Newberry Street Festival Center. The cook-off will be on September 3 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and tickets are available for sale beginning August 1. Teams are hard at work p ...

Book signing scheduled for "Burnt Yellow and Red"
Book signing scheduled for

7/27/2012 3:56 PM

S. B. Newman, of Charleston, will sign copies of the book titled "Burnt Yellow and Red" for six days in Fort Jackson. Inspired by actual events, Burnt Yellow and Red is a modern war story of men, true patriots all, thrust into an ancient and destruc ...

Local events for July 9 to 11

7/9/2012 11:11 AM

Monday, July 9 The American Sewing Guild-Aiken Group will hold a picnic today. Anyone interested in sewing and sewing fellowship and information about ASG is welcome to attend. For more information or directions, call Joyce at 644-4084, or Lynne at 6 ...

Noble Breads offering lessons in healthy cooking
Noble Breads offering lessons in healthy cooking

7/8/2012 11:46 PM

Every Thursday, beginning this week through Aug. 23, health-conscious cooks are invited to Noble Breads to view a free online class presented by Sally Fallon Morell, "Nourishing Traditional Diets: The Key to Vibrant Health." The class lasts from 6 to ...

GALLERY: Gateway Summer Arts Enrichment Program Middle and High School Showcase

7/6/2012 10:49 AM

The Gateway Summer Arts Enrichment Program is a two-part program that separates elementary students and middle/high school students to exercise in the visual, musical and performing arts. The Gateway program has been recorded by ASTV and DVDs are ava ...

The Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival coming July 15
The Palmetto Tasty Tomato Festival coming July 15

7/2/2012 11:41 AM

"Join Columbia’s progressive food community for a family-friendly, midsummer’s evening event with a free heirloom tomato tasting, live music, high quality food and drink vendors, tomato bobbing, a tomato potluck, homegrown tomato contest, ...

Movies playing at the Aiken Public Library in July

7/2/2012 11:16 AM

Friday, July 6 Dog Days of Summer Movie Fest:  The movie "Hotel for Dogs"will show at 1 p.m, and "First Dog" will show at 3 p.m.  Friday, July 13 Dog Days of Summer Movie Fest: The movie "Marley and Me" will show at 1:00 p.m. and the seq ...

Events planned to help celebrate the 4th of July

6/30/2012 10:38 PM

Wondering where to go for some Fourth of July activities? You have multiple choices depending on where you live. In Aiken, there will be a celebration Wednesday at Gaston Livery and Aiken Veterans Park on Richland Avenue with music by Preston and Wes ...

GALLERY: Gateway Summer Arts Enrichment Program

6/29/2012 12:11 PM

The Gateway summer arts program at Schofield Middle School held a showcase event Thursday at 7 p.m. as classes concluded for elementary students. Students performed in dance, instrumental music, vocals and drama in the school gym and the students' vi ...

Local events for Tuesday, June 26

6/26/2012 11:58 AM

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Club, an international organization, will meet every Tuesday at 322 Gayle Ave. Weigh-ins are at 5:30 p.m., and the meeting starts at 6 p.m. There is a small annual fee, but the first meeting is free. For more information, cal ...

Local events for June 25, 26

6/25/2012 10:21 AM

Monday, June 25 4-H Tech Camp is being offered through the Aiken 4-H Program. The three-day 4-H Tech Camp will be held at the Aiken Extension Office, 1555 Richland Ave. Classes will be held from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. today, Tuesday and Wednesday. L ...