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Beginning in the 2017-2018 school year, students who struggle to read by the end of the third grade would be held back for a year of literacy training.
Authorities say a 7-year-old girl was killed at a birthday party in South Carolina after a 5-year-old boy accidentally fired a gun that he thought was a toy.
A 7-year-old girl was killed and a 5-year-old boy was injured on Saturday night when another 5-year-old boy accidentally Gaston, SC - A 7-year-old girl was killed and a 5-year-old boy was injured Saturday night when another 5-year-old boy accidentally discharged a gun at a birthday party in Gaston.
The idea is “dead in the water,” County Councilman Frank Townsend of Batesburg-Leesville said.
Lexington County Chief Deputy Coroner Randy Martin has identified the individual who was struck by a vehicle while walking on Highway 302 near Creekside Road in West Columbia, near Columbia Metropolitan Airport at approximately 1:15 a.m,.
Ah yes, a school built in the 1950s with the infrastructure to match and the sweet smell of mildew; that's exactly what our children need in Aiken County to boost their motivation to attend school... Not.
Crews with the Department of Natural Resources are back searching the Congaree River Friday for a possible person who jumped from the Gervais Street Bridge Thursday morning.
The Lexington County Coroner's Office and the South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating a single-vehicle accident which happened Thursday morning.
Devon Risi and LaToya Jenkins, the parents of Josiah Jenkins, and Karen Longstreet, the mother of Emma Longstreet, join others during a press conference promoting Emma's Law.
South Carolina-based gun manufacturer Palmetto State Armory has announced plans to expand its facility in Lexington, S.C., with a $4.2 million investment.
S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley and her husband Michael have entered into a $400,000 financial transaction with Haley's parents - Ajit S. Randhawa and Raj K. Randhawa.
More than 80 S.C. House members sponsored a bill, introduced this week, that they say should end questions about who can investigate any allegations against the state's top prosecutor, the attorney general.
The Columbia Police Department, the Columbia Fire Department, the Lexington County Sheriff's Office, the Cayce Police Department and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources are all on the scene, and a helicopter and plane are flying overhead as part of the search.
Officers with the Lexington County Multi-Agency Narcotics Enforcement Team on Wednesday, April 9 seized a methamphetamine laboratory that was being operated at a home on Irvin Jumper Street near Gaston.