Submit News to the Aiken Standard


Submit an article or a news tip for consideration. Weather, traffic and other alerts may be submitted as well.

Letter to the Editor

Submit a letter for consideration to be printed on the Opinions page of the Aiken Standard. Include your full name, city of residence and telephone number. Your submission may be edited for space. Letters should not exceed 300 words. Those exceeding 300 words may be published on Guest columns up to 700 words will be considered for publication. Please include headshot in jpeg format, and a one-sentence biographical description of yourself.


Provide information such as names of people in the image, who to credit as the photographer or owner of the image and details as to the event taking place in the image. Submit one image with this form, or submit several photos at a time to

Send video attachments (.mov, .mp4, .wmv) to Please provide a title and a short description of the contents of the video. If you would like the video to be included in an existing article or a recently submitted article, provide such information in the email.

Upcoming event

Submit an upcoming event to be included in event briefs in the Living on the Go section of the Aiken Standard.

What are you Reading?

What are you reading? Send us a photo of yourself, the title and author of the book, a quick line about the book or your opinion so far, and the city that you are from to be printed in the Living on the Go section in the Aiken Standard.

Names and Notes

Names and Notes is a collection of recognition, awards, honors and other notable accomplishments by the residents of Aiken County and is printed daily in the Aiken Standard.


Talkbacks are printed everyday and are anonymous. Personal information is not required on the form for Talkback submissions.


Send a correction for a web published article. If the correction refers to an article in the day's printed edition, the correction will be printed in the next day's edition.

Tech Support

Are you having issues using our website? Send an email with details on the operating system (Windows, Macintosh, Linux) and browser (Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Chrome) that you are using while browsing Please provide any links, screenshots, or mobile device information so that we may look further into the issue.

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Attach a jpg, pdf, rtf, txt or doc. If your file is not successfully attached, we may email you to request the submission be sent via email.