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Aiken Standard (Newspaper) - June 18, 2015, Aiken, South CarolinaCyan wooo Magenta Paoo yellow Poao Black 012908 by Charnita Mack residents of the Williston Community will come to Gether to Start a conversation about gun safety. An americans largest playmate event will be held at the Williston town Park to recognize National ask Day from 2 to 6 . Sunday. The acronym ask stands for asking saves kids and the Campaign promotes a simple idea with the Poten tial to help keep kids Safe. It encourages parents to ask if there is an unlocked gun in the Homes where their Chil Dren play according to the ask website. This is a Good question one that we dont even think about or try to avoid said Loraine Davenport president of the Barnwell county Chap ter of the Brady Campaign to prevent gun violence. There also will be playmates held in Boston Brooklyn los Angeles and Washington . The Williston town Park has entrances on Church Street . Highway 78warren Street and Barnwell Road. The free event will include free food face painting and various games. Musical entertainment also will be provided by gospel group gr8fl. There will be paediatric tors Law enforcement officers and parents discussing How to Start the conversation about gun safety easier Davenport said. Davenport said she was contacted by Shishka Ham Ilton vice president of the California chapters of the Brady Campaign and Kim Russell regional organizing manager at Brady Campaign and the Center to prevent gun violence about holding a playmate and she decided to give it a try. The Brady Campaign once named handgun control inc., is a Campaign that honors the lives and advocacy of gun control by Jim and Sarah Brady. Jim a press Secretary for president Ronald Rea Gan was shot and seriously wounded during a failed attempt by someone to Assas Sinate the president. For More information about ask Day or How to Host your own playmate event visit or email . For More information about the Brady Campaign visit . Charnita Mack is an intern with the Aiken Standard. She is a resident of Williston and has lived there All her life. Williston event Aims to keep kids Safe around guns want to go what National ask Day when 2 to 6 . Sunday where Williston town Park Williston Cost free for More information visit . Local news in Brief american legion to meet june 27 american legion auxiliary unit 212, 602 Hampton ave., will meet at noon saturday june 27. Those attending should come with ideas for upcoming events. For More information Call Brenda Holland at 803-648-9834. By Holly Ellington Graniteville begin Ning today customers can Cater to their own taste at the new Mcdonalds in Graniteville. A new location opening today at exit 11 and Bettis Academy Road will be part of Mcdonalds create your taste Pilot program one of about 100 across the United states. The bold Experiment amounts to a fast food casual makeover. Everything about it is exciting Janie Cravens a Mcdon Aldys franchisee who owns and operates 10 locations in the Cora with her husband David said in a press release. The new Graniteville location will be the Cravens so first Busi Ness to open in South Carolina. Cravens said their company Kravco was eager to try some thing new for its 11th restaurant. You will place your own order said employee Brianna Green As she helped custom ers learn to use the create your taste touch screen wednesday evening during a preview event. Diners at the new 24-hour Mcdonalds scheduled to open at 5 . Thursday with a ribbon cutting at 11 . Will be Able to order custom made $5 burgers from touch screen menus and choose to pile them High with Premium toppings at no additional charge with the exception of extra Pat ties Tomato or Bacon. Fries will come in a wire Basket instead of a paper sleeve. Servers will deliver meals to your table or you can still or Der and pick up from the front counter. The Graniteville Mcdonalds will employ 80 people. This is a Brand new location with a Brand new lobby thatus very modern Cravens said. Weave put much focus on drive thru but now we Are evolving our dining rooms to Appeal to the customer who has a Little More time to come inside. Holly Ellington is the news editor for the Aiken Standard. Taste of a Graniteville new Mcdonalds opens today offering fast casual makeover staff photos by Holly Ellington s u z a n n e a n d James Young of Graniteville use the create your taste touch screen to place their orders with the assistance of Mcdonalds employee Haley flow ers in Graniteville. New employee Gillian Garris of Aiken at the new Mcdon Aldys in Graniteville. By will Whaley Aiken county dispatch con firmed a motorcycle wreck occurred wednesday evening in new Ellenton. According to dispatch the Call came in at 7 28 . The collision involved a motorcycle and another vehicle. The extent of the injuries or How Many victims were injured have yet to be determined. According to dispatch the wreck happened on North main Street near Toddes shop & go store. The Aiken Standard will have More As this Story develops. Injuries reported in new Ellenton motorcycle wreck Mcdonalds employee Bri Anna Green left helps Paul Jackson of Security Federal As he orders a Quarter Pounder using the create your taste touch screen wednesday. Choice readers 2013 a w a r d first place the Aiken Standard open Mon Fri 7 30-5 30 closed sat & Sun Jack Rogers tire inc. Tires  wheels  Brake service  hoses  belts  Oil changes wheel alignment  climate control  batteries & starters Jimmie Rogers Virginia r. Johnson 1724 Richland ave. 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