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50 min ago | KBTX-TV Bryan

SEC Network Debuts Commercials for Aggies, Other Schools

The SEC Network launches in four months, and the promotion for the new channel has begun, including a nod to Texas A&M.

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4 hrs ago | WMBF

Make-A-Wish walk to be held in Rock Hill

Make-A-Wish South Carolina will host its 2nd Annual Walk For Wishes at Cherry Park in Rock Hill, SC.

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Related Topix: Rock Hill, SC

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Post and Courier

Senator involved in DSS investigative panel calls for governor to remove agency head

A state Senator said the Department Social Services is in "complete meltdown" and called on the governor Tuesday to remove the head of the agency.

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Related Topix: Nikki Haley, US Governors, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

BleacherReport

10 Recruits Who Could Join 5-Star DE Shameik Blackshear at South Carolina

At 6'5" and 240 pounds, Blackshear is a dynamic speed-rusher off the edge who chases quarterbacks with quickness and athleticism.

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The Modesto Bee

Rep. Cobb-Hunter tries again for Eartha Kitt Day

Cobb-Hunter told The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg that declaring Jan. 21 "Eartha Kitt Day" will bring tourists to the state and spur economic development.

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WMBF

Nearly 50 arrested, 140+ chickens rescued from SC cockfighting bust

Nearly 50 people face criminal charges after South Carolina deputies raided a cockfight that drew people from across the state and North Carolina.

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Related Topix: Chesterfield County, SC, McBee, SC, Horry County, SC

Examiner.com

Beautiful upstate SC dog needs loving foster home during heartworm treatment

An upstate South Carolina dog is in need of donations for heartworm treatment, as well as a foster home, Facebook reported April 21. Jake was saved from the streets of Greenville by a wonderful family, who prevented him from being struck by a car.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

CNN

A new player steps into South Carolina governor's race

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, shown here at the 2012 Republican National Convention, is a GOP star but Tom Ervin calls her "a disaster."

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Related Topix: South Carolina Government, Nikki Haley, US Governors, US News, Asian-American, Indian-American, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics

WLTX-TV Columbia

Jim Gandy South Carolina Sierra Club 2013 Mediaa

WLTX's Jim Gandy received quite the award Monday evening. Jim was honored by the South Carolina Sierra Club as the 2013 media person of the year.

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Related Topix: George Mason University

WBTV

2nd candidate announces for Charleston mayor

Businessman John Tecklenburg announced his candidacy Monday for the 2015 election.

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ABC News 4 Charleston

Oral history helps recover past at SC plantation

South Carolina is holding its historic preservation conference in Columbia this week, and part of the discussion focuses on telling the stories of communities that seem to have vanished.

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Post and Courier

New, rural South Carolina signs will be put up this month

The first new state highway signs directing travelers to South Carolina's rural attractions or working farms will be installed near Columbia, on Wadmalaw Island and in Colleton County by month's end.

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Related Topix: Wadmalaw Island, SC, Colleton County, SC, Agriculture, Science, Cottageville, SC

Salon

South Carolina police chief allegedly fired for being gay: "I...

The town of Latta has rallied around Crystal Moore, but the 20-year veteran of the police force is still jobless The Latta Town Council has voted to make their small South Carolina community "council strong/mayor weak" in response to Mayor Earl Bullard's decision to fire Police Chief Crystal Moore - a 20 year veteran of the force who was also the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian

WYFF-TV Greenville

Greenville community observe National Walk at Lunch day on April 25

SOMEONE ONCE SAID "THE BEST REMEDY FOR A SHORT TEMPER IS A LONG WALK." AS OUR GUEST TELLS US...THAT'S NOT THE ONLY THING A WALK CAN HELP FIX.

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Right Wing News

Rep. Gowdy Wants to Subpoena Hillary Clinton Over Benghazi

South Carolina Representative Trey Gowdy is known for both his committed defense of truth as well as his witty sarcasm when delivering it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Trey Gowdy, Republican, Hillary Clinton

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Old Crow plans to rock Columbia like a - wagon wheel'

"How could you be sick of a such a magnificent song that's had such a rise?" said Ketch Secor, who also plays fiddle, banjo and harmonica, in the band.

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Politico

Rick Perry's extreme makeover

It's impossible to exorcise the memories of 2012. But Rick Perry is going all out to present a new and improved version of himself - the swaggering big-state governor of old, with a dash of seasoned wise man thrown in.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors

New Scientist

Mississippi dams aren't to blame for flood risks

Maybe the Mississippi river delta isn't doomed after all. Upstream dams on the rivers that run through the delta were thought to be starving it of the sediment it needs to stay above sea level but now it seems there's enough sand to feed the delta for centuries to come.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Rice University, University of South Carolina, Science / Technology

WMBF

SC data security efforts, monitoring may cost $27M

South Carolina may spend $27 million next fiscal year on continued efforts to secure taxpayers' personal data and provide another year of credit protection following the 2012 hacking at the state's tax collection agency.

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Related Topix: South Carolina Government

AlertNet

Musical shares stage with gay rights debate at S. Carolina college

Students at a South Carolina public university are snapping up tickets to the musical "Fun Home" after state lawmakers approved a proposed cut in school funding over the critically acclaimed lesbian memoir on which the musical is based.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, College of Charleston

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