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"These white sharks have been here this whole summer, and been down either into the Gulf of Mexico or into the Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina area all summer," Bryan Frazier, a researcher with South Carolina's Department of Natural Resources said.
Medicaid expansion remains a topic of heated debate. So do numerous other aspects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Military boosters in South Carolina are starting a letter writing campaign to show community support for Fort Jackson in hopes of avoiding cuts or closures at the base.
The Republican members of South Carolina's congressional delegation sent a letter to the secretaries of Homeland Security, and Health and Human Services, requesting additional information concerning undocumented children being housed in South Carolina.
Who is making sure your child's home daycare is safe? A WIS investigation discovered a large portion of home daycare centers in South Carolina have minimal oversight from the Department of Social Services.
In his last two years in Congress, Kansas Republican Todd Tiahrt voted with the Club for Growth position on legislation 90% of the time in 2009 and 100% of the time in 2010, but that's not enough to spare him the Club's wrath as he seeks to win back his old seat.
In the last 90 days, the state Supreme Court has ruled that autopsy reports are medical records that may be kept secret; that public agencies are not required to post an agenda for a regular meeting; and that a state judge must close a hearing that will determine whether the state attorney general is disqualified from overseeing an ongoing probe of ... (more)
An on-duty Richland County deputy, who South Carolina Highway Patrol troopers say ran a red light and slammed into another driver, is facing charges.
Debra Smith is the executive director of the Newberry Opera House. She spoke about how the opera house helped kickstart the city of Newberry's economy.
In order to solve the traffic problems at Coligny, why not this solution: Instead of using the newly acquired Office Park Road land to build a University of South Carolina Beaufort campus, why not create beach parking with free shuttle service to the Coligny area? The shuttles could be privately run or publicly run and operate on a set schedule, ... (more)
The state of South Carolina is represented by a variety of symbols, emblems and icons - the most recent being the Columbian mammoth, which the legislature approved as the state fossil in May. Other state symbols include the Carolina wren as the state bird, boiled peanuts as the state snack food and amethyst as the state gem.
The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage today, clearing the way for a similar ruling on the ban in South Carolina.
Chas Rampenthal, LegalZoom's general counsel, has helped the firm prevail against lawsuits brought by several states.
The term 'high performance home' may conjure images of high-tech computerized houses, but high performance homes aren't futuristic at all.
Forecasters say heat index values as high as 110 degrees are possible because of temperatures in the mid- to upper-90s and high humidity.
"Drop all your worries about authenticity," he said toward the end of his closing set at Saturday's portion of the Newport Folk Festival.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 05:55 am
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