9 hrs ago
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.
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13 hrs ago
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
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Post and Courier
Barnwell woman going strong at 107
Rosena Hankerson, shown here in her 90s, has lived in the Barnwell, SC area her whole life and turned 107 this year.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
A look at South Carolina sheriffs in legal trouble
In this Aug. 17, 2010, file photo, Orangeburg County, S.C. Sheriff Larry Williams discusses the case of two toddlers that drowned when their car, driven by their mother, careened into a river, in Orangeburg, S.C. Orangeburg County officials sued the estate of the late Williams, saying he took more than $200,000 in public money for personal use.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Train, Car Collide in Orangeburg
Train, Car Collide in Orangeburg A train and a car collided in Orangeburg Monday afternoon, sending the driver of the car to the hospital.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Jury in Hawaii deadlocks; ex-soldier to get life
Juror Earlanne Leslie, center, speaks to reporters in Honolulu on Friday, June 27, 2014 after the jury she served on said it was deadlocked on whether a former Army soldier should be sentenced to death for killing his 5-year-old daughter in Hawaii's first death penalty trial since its statehood.
Former soldier to get life after jury deadlocks
A former Hawaii soldier convicted of killing his 5-year-old daughter will spend the rest of his life behind bars after a federal jury announced Friday they failed to agree on his sentence in the first death penalty trial... Six people, including three children, are dead and four are injured after a fiery head-on collision in central Kentucky.