A sick alligator was reported in a pond on Henderson Road on July 26. Police came and observed the 4-foot-long alligator. It did not look sick to them.
Aiken County, South Carolina, authorities charged the "Godfather of Soul" James Brown with domestic violence in January 2004 when the 70-year-old allegedly pushed his 33-year-old wife, Tommie Rea Brown, to the floor during an argument. Investigators reported that Tommie Rea suffered "scratches and bruises to her right arm and hip" during the bedroom brawl.