2 hrs ago
Possible fishing curbs stir anger
In his view, it's unfair for his state and two neighboring ones to be restricted by "draconian" conservation measures that are "based off of Florida science and not based off South Carolina science."
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6 hrs ago
Rock Hill Herald
S.C. House's decision to cut funding to schools for assigned reading...
Last week, S.C. House members blocked efforts to restore nearly $70,000 taken from two colleges for assigning gay-themed books to freshmen.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
States Taking Steps to Restrict Abortions as Opinions Shift
West Virginia lawmakers recently passed a bill that would ban most abortions 20 weeks after conception, the latest example of a state Legislature passing measures restricting the procedure.
DHEC orders stricter testing for PCBs
South Carolina environmental regulators have ordered more testing to avoid possible contamination by a toxic industrial chemical.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Changes to Mega Millions Drive Jackpot to $353 Million
COLUMBIA, SC Moves made by Mega Millions in October to turnout bigger, faster growing jackpots and more millionaires have culminated in a $353 MILLION jackpot, the games 5th largest, for Friday night.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Blue Cross Blue Shield answering Affordable Care Act questions across SC
Teams from BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina will be traveling to cities across the state for the next few weeks to answer questions about the Affordable Care Act and assist consumers in signing up for health insurance.
S.C. House Approves Budget Cuts to Colleges With LGBT Curricula
South Carolina's House of Representatives Monday approved a funding cut of nearly $70,000 to two state colleges that included LGBT subject matter in their freshman reading curriculum, reports the Human Rights Campaign .
Rock Hill Herald
Protesters, SC Democrats fight bill blocking Obamacare
Civil disobedience citations are handed out to Truthful Tuesday activists that blocked the entrance to the State House parking garage, Tuesday, March 11, 2014.
Prosecutors detail horrific abuse before girl's death
Good evening, I'm Paula Akana. More than eight years after former soldier Naeem Williams allegedly killed his 5-year-old daughter... he's going on trial in federal court.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Haley: American dream alive and well in SC
S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley visited Greenwood Tuesday afternoon and touted the progress of jobs and education in South Carolina.
Post and Courier
Feds release new 'Obamacare' enrollment data for South Carolina
With two-and-a-half weeks left before the Affordable Care Act's first open enrollment period ends, the federal government said Tuesday that 4.2 million Americans have signed up for coverage under the health care law.
SC holds Driver Suspension Eligibility Week
Drivers in South Carolina who have had their license suspended can apply to reduce or clear the remaining time for the suspension until March 14. Once a year, the South Carolina Dept.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Food stamps...for a while
Let me say fist, food stamps are needed for some people. Some folks at a bad time in their life have no place to turn.
Republican Congressman Says The Government Didn't Shut Down...
Republican Congressman Says The Government Didn't Shut Down During The Government Shutdown - South Carolina Republican Rep. Mark Sanford says the government shutdown wasn't really a shutdown.
Huckabee 'Leaning More Toward Running' in 2016, Says Key Supporter
One of the key backers of Mike Huckabee's 2008 presidential campaign told Newsmax that the former Arkansas governor and Fox television host was "leaning more toward running" for president in 2016 than he has ever been.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Zais wants high school courses changed to reflect 'real world' education needs
The Superintendent of South Carolina schools is seeking change in how high school students in the state are taught, The Washington Times reported March 8. Mick Zais, Republican superintendent, announced in December that he doesn't plan to seek a second term.
The Island Packet
Federal flood bill aims to help underwater S.C.
We agree with a bipartisan majority of the U.S. House that a 2012 bill to overhaul and keep solvent the federal flood insurance program went too far and wreaked havoc on homeowners in flood-prone areas including in South Carolina.
Rock Hill Herald
Lawmakers were right to punish colleges over books on homosexuality
The effort by South Carolina legislators to punish two public colleges for assigning books on homosexuality to incoming freshmen was exactly the right thing to do.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
SC bill allows cannabis oil for epilepsy treatment
People suffering from severe epilepsy could legally use oil derived from marijuana under a bill advanced Thursday in the South Carolina House.
KLAS-TV Las Vegas
4 couples sue Indiana over same-sex marriage ban
After she drove her minivan into the crashing waves of the Atlantic Ocean, authorities say a pregnant South Carolina woman tried to call off bystanders hustling to rescue her three screaming children from the water... After she drove her minivan into the crashing waves of the Atlantic Ocean, authorities say a pregnant South Carolina woman tried to ... (more)