14 hrs ago
Fort Mill Times
Man gets 8 years in Orangeburg shooting death
The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reports that 33-year-old Uzomah Colter pleaded guilty Tuesday to voluntary manslaughter.
17 hrs ago
Deputies: Orangeburg remains identified as N. Charleston man
Remains found in Orangeburg County on July 8 are of a 26-year-old North Charleston man, according to the sheriff's office.
Cyclists race over 200 miles for a cure9:05 am | 0
In six years Bill Sweezy of Greenville never missed a mile of "A Ride to Remember" but this year the veteran cyclist had a mishap and wrecked, destroying his bike and injuring his leg.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Flood Puts Some People Out of Their Homes
Low-lying area water went as high as two feet Malibu aparments cleaning up all day moving furniture using shop vacs One Flood Puts Some People Out of Their Homes Orangeburg, SC - Low-lying area water went as high as two feet Malibu aparments cleaning up all day moving furniture using shop vacs One Check out this story on WLTX.com: ... (more)
The Island Packet
In photos: Orangeburg flooding
Statues on display at Edisto Memorial Garden stand surrounded by flood waters. Many of the bridges, swings, benches and pathways remained covered by water Tuesday afternoon.
Shelter Opens for Orangeburg Flood Victims
Shelter Opens for Orangeburg Flood Victims Orangeburg, SC Check out this story on WLTX.com: http://www.wltx.com/story/news/local/2014/07/22/orangeburg-flooding-shelter/13013447/ "We want people who are being affected by the flooding to have a dry place to stay tonight," said Bill Cronin, the Executive Director of the Central SC Chapter, American ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Flooding forces drivers to find alternate routes in Orangeburg
According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, flooding has forced Chestnut Street near the railroad overpass to close.
Lawmaker to Hold Meeting on Orangeburg Consolidation
Lawmaker to Hold Meeting on Orangeburg Consolidation Orangeburg County, SC -- Parents in Orangeburg will have a chance to voice their opinions about consolidating the county's school districts.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Island Packet
Man shot to death at Orangeburg nightclub
The coroner's office says 26-year-old Philip R. Brunson died after being shot in the chest.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Myrtle Beach Online
Outdoors column: CCA plays key role in oyster recycling
In this day and age, oyster restoration and enhancement is absolutely essential in maintaining a stable ecosystem that features plenty of pluff mud, Spartina grass and, the main attraction, oyster beds.
Teens Credited with Saving Family from Fire
Two Orangeburg teens are being called a heroes after they saved some of their relatives from a house fire Wednesday.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Island Packet
2 women get 30 years in SC fire chief killing
The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reported that Oakley's 41-year-old wife Melody, 48-year-old Ann Anderson and 25-year-old Carrie Brown pleaded guilty Tuesday in Orangeburg.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Charleston Business Journal
S.C. State University President Thomas J. Elzey told local lawmakers last week that more financial support is needed to restabilize the Orangeburg institution.
Calhoun County town gets grant for drainage system
The town has received a $750,000 grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development to renovate its drainage system which dates to the early 1900s.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Aiken Standard
Religion briefs for July 11
Calvary Baptist Church, 194 Ascauga Lake Road, Graniteville, will hold worship services on Sunday, July 13, at 11 a.m. and Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Guest speaker the Rev.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Post and Courier
SCSU president says school is rebounding but help still needed
South Carolina State University President Thomas Elzey gave Charleston area lawmakers an optimistic view of the future but did say the school still needs help from the state and Legislature to address the woes facing the Orangeburg college.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Brad Hutto Slams Lindsey Graham On Women's Issues
S.C. Sen. Brad Hutto got his 2014 U.S. Senate campaign underway this week with a news release blasting two-term incumbent "Republican" Lindsey Graham .
S.C. State Leader Gets A Raise?
Earlier this week we wrote about the latest scandal at S.C. State University, a chronically mismanaged "historically black" school located in Orangeburg, S.C. S.C. State is a disaster, people with corrupt leaders running big deficits that get passed on to you, the taxpayers.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Albany Times Union
Judge fulfills 20-year sentencing deal for stepmom
This undated photo released by the U.S. Army shows Naeem Williams, father of Talia Williams.
Mon Jul 07, 2014