Aiken Standard (Newspaper) - June 19, 2011, Aiken, South Carolina
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Staff photo by Ashleey Williamson Adara Grey, IO, poses with her winning drawing of her father Pablo Grey.
Senate gives OK to plan to redistrict
By ROB NOVIT
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The S.C. Senate has approved a redistricting plan that will significantly increase the Aiken County presence of longtime Sen. Nikki Set/1 cr. [^Lexington, both geographically
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For the past decade. Set/ler has represented only a small sliver of the county, including Monetta, Wagener. Salley and Perry
Under the new plan. which still needs U.S. Justice Department approval, Set/ler will represent the enure northern area of Aiken County. Part of his District 26 will come into the City of Aiken.
Sen. Cireg Ryberg, R-Aiken, will continue to have the most populous portion of the county, representing nearly 100,000 of the county’s 160,000 residents
Set/ler and S.C. Sen. Shane Massey, R i dgefield, will roughly divide the remaining residents, with Massey losing significant parts of his Aiken County presence.
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Ezekiel Wimberly, Williston Flora Mac Herrin Bussell,
Marguerite “Peg' Ryan Bethmann, Aiken Herbert Pope Jr„ Aiken
Jay Crider, Williston Morgan Leigh Renew, Augusta, Ga.
Roy Corbitt Aiken Wiggins Donald "Skip" Jefferson, Warrenville Willie Mae Roberson, Aiken
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Every dog has its day
Inaugural event ends with winning canine chosen by audience
By SUZANNE R. STONE
Staff photo by Ashleey Williamson
Joanna Brown, 4, shows off a picture of her dad, Jeff.
Staff photo by Michael W Gibbons
Micah Leverett®, left poses with dad Chad Leverett® and brother Caleb.
live nod to Holden and owner Steve C/aikowski “We have third reading of the budget soon," said Singer, a member of the Aiken City Council. “That’s going to be much easier than making this decision,”
Music was provided by 4 < ats in a Doghouse, who played during the two-hour registration period Saturday morning.
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Wilbur had a blast at Woofstock.
Staff photo by Suzanne Stone
Holden the Dalmatian and Steve Czaikowski takes home the Best In Show trophy at Woofstock on Saturday.
The judges made their decision Saturday, naming Holden the Dalmatian as Best in Show ai the Friends of the Animal Site Iter’s inaugural Woofstock Mutts & Musk; Festival at Highfield!) ( vent Center.
Judges Ronnie Young and Scott Singer reached a deadlock between Holden and a standard poodle. The judges put it to the assembled crowd to break the tie by volume of chem, and the crowd gave