Friday Jul 11
Columbia robbery suspect caught on I-26 in Newberry County
Deputies with the Newberry County Sheriff's Office caught a bank robbery suspect Thursday morning on I-26 near the S.C. 219 exit thanks to inter-agency cooperation with the Richland County Sheriff's Department and S.C. Highway Patrol.
Report: SC State Diverted Money to Foundation
Report: SC State Diverted Money to Foundation There are questions surrounding where the money came from to give a bonus to SC State University's president.
The Gaston Gazette
Search for possible drowning victim expands on land
A search for a reported drowning victim has expanded beyond two states, and much of the effort to find Amy Arrington remains not in the water, but on land.
Good news pops up in Jasper County
It was good to see the crowds at the various Fourth of July celebrations we were fortunate enough to attend.
SC State Foundations Caught Skimming Taxpayer Cash
The inspector general's office in South Carolina is pretty much a joke. It doesn't rock the boat , and even if it wanted to it lacks the authority to do much in the way of rocking It's also part of S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley's administration, meaning it lacks any real credibility to tell other agencies, "hey, you're being corrupt."
The Island Packet
Judges' orders keeps information from becoming public
In theory, South Carolina's courts are open. The state's Constitution says as much in Article 1, Section 9: "All courts shall be public ..." In reality, it doesn't always work out that way.
Crew competing in tournament catches massive 14-foot tiger shark off Edisto Island
A 4-man crew competing in a shark tournament this past weekend caught an enormous 14-foot tiger shark weighing in at a staggering 1,130 pounds.
The Island Packet
Beaufort County schools plan for law that will hold back 3rd-graders struggling to read
By 2018, students across South Carolina who are struggling to read at the end of third grade will be held back so they can get help.