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  1. Sen. Creighton Coleman's Legislative Update a " April 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Herald Independent

    This week S.196, the bill giving solicitors the opportunity to send human trafficking cases to the State Grand Jury, was ratified and sent to the Governor for her signature. This change will give prosecutors and local law enforcement a new weapon in the fight against this terrible crime.

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  2. Open records compliance remains an issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Herald Independent

    The controversy encircling Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her use of private email to conduct public business provides our latest example of government in the shadows, a situation we know well in South Carolina. "Shadow government," as S.C. Press Association Director Bill Rogers has labeled it, means conducting public business via private emails, texts, Twitter or other social media accounts that are not connected to government servers and thus not retrievable by government agencies and the public.

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  3. Fairfield Co. is poised to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Herald Independent

    Rich Fletcher, president and CEO of the I-77 Alliance, was the featured speaker Wednesday morning at the monthly Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce Members Breakfast. Rich Fletcher, president and CEO of the I-77 Alliance, was the featured speaker Wednesday morning at the monthly Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce Members Breakfast.

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  4. Antler measuring sessions set across SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Herald Independent

    Antlers will abound throughout the Palmetto State as the search for new state record deer antlers gets underway during the S.C. Department of Natural Resources' annual series of measuring sessions. Each year during March, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources measures deer antlers throughout the state, with a major effort during the Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic scheduled for March 27-29 at the State Fairgrounds in Columbia.

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  5. Fairfield County remembers Sherman's March to the SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Herald Independent

    A poem by Samuel Hawkins Marshall Byers inspired a familiar moniker for Sherman's campaign and was set to music by F.B. Plimpton. A poem by Samuel Hawkins Marshall Byers inspired a familiar moniker for Sherman's campaign and was set to music by F.B. Plimpton.

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  6. Experimental music returns to ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Herald Independent

    The University of South Carolina School of Music, the Columbia Museum of Art, Conundrum Music Hall and the Friends of Congaree Swamp have joined efforts to present a series of experimental music events throughout Columbia from Feb. 17 to Feb. 21. The three concerts and one lecture presentation will showcase the collaborative works of California-based composer Michael Pisaro and UofSC percussionist and experimental music professor Greg Stuart. "In the broadest terms it's a way of making music that takes very little for granted," Stewart said.

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  7. Palladium Society chili cook-off is Feb. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Herald Independent

    Bring your appetite to Music Farm Columbia on Feb. 21 for The Palladium Society Chili Cook-Off, presented by Music Farm Columbia from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. In conjunction with the citywide commemoration of the Burning of Columbia, The Palladium Society has encouraged cooks to use the 150th anniversary of the monumental event as inspiration for original pots of chili during this year's event. The annual Chili Cook-Off features a variety of chili recipes for tasting, judging by local celebrities and cash prizes for the winners.

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  8. Griffins back in thick of region with 3 straight winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Herald Independent

    Two weeks ago, Fairfield Central High School's boys basketball team sat a game below .500 after a tough loss to Columbia. "To spot two in the loss column in this region is hard to overcome," said Devin Liferidge, boys basketball coach for Fairfield Central.

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  9. Griffins back in thick of region with 3 straight winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Herald Independent

    Two weeks ago, Fairfield Central High School's boys basketball team sat a game below .500 after a tough loss to Columbia. "To spot two in the loss column in this region is hard to overcome," said Devin Liferidge, boys basketball coach for Fairfield Central.

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  10. Brown settlement under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Herald Independent

    Music legend James Brown died on Christmas Day 2006, and after eight years not one dime in scholarships has been awarded from the education charity he established in his estate plan, the "I Feel Good" Trust. On Dec. 17, the South Carolina Supreme Court made a decision that could shed light on why Brown's charity remains in limbo.

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  11. Notice of APPLICATIONNotice is here...Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Herald Independent

    NOTICE OF APPLICATIONNotice is hereby given that Gill 5AM TO 10PM INC. intends to apply to the South Carolina Department of Revenue for a license/permit that will allow the on premises consumption of Beer and Wine at 10627 State Highway 215 S Jenkinsville, SC 29065.

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  12. Brown settlement under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Herald Independent

    Music legend James Brown died on Christmas Day 2006, and after eight years not one dime in scholarships has been awarded from the education charity he established in his estate plan, the "I Feel Good" Trust. On Dec. 17, the South Carolina Supreme Court made a decision that could shed light on why Brown's charity remains in limbo.

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  13. Design a DNR T-shirt and win a ChromebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Herald Independent

    The S.C. Archery in the Schools program is offering all Palmetto State students in grades K-12 a chance to win a Chromebook by entering a T-shirt design for the S.C. Archery in the Schools State Tournament. Designs must have the S.C. Department of Natural Resources logo and the National Archery in the Schools program logo.

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  14. Storytellers uniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Herald Independent

    Tellabration, a celebration of storytelling affiliated with the National Storytelling Network, took place across six continents and in 40 U.S. states, and South Carolina's Tellabration happened at Winnsboro's Pine Tree Playhouse. "It was an incredibly successful event," said Andi Phipps, president of the Board of Directors for Pine Tree Playhouse.

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  15. Preserve fall, winter habitat for quail, rabbitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Herald Independent

    Late fall and winter bring "hard times" for small game species like bobwhite quail and rabbits, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. Natural food becomes scarce and resting and escape cover is thin in the fall and winter, according to Willie Simmons, Small Game Project Supervisor with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources.

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  16. New StudySC website launchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Herald Independent

    The South Carolina State Library has launched its newly redesigned website StudySC.org. The new site has an easy-to-navigate menu bar and provides keyword searching of its website pages.

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  17. V.C. Summer NAYGN volunteers blitz SC high schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Herald Independent

    More than 2,200 science students at 18 high schools around Columbia learned about nuclear energy and careers Oct. 10 during the Nuclear Power High School Blitz Day. Mobilizing 78 volunteers who work in the industry, SCE&G's V.C. Summer Nuclear Station chapter of North America Young Generation in Nuclear collaborated with Midlands Education Business Alliance, Westinghouse, and Chicago Bridge & Iron for this first-ever event.

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  18. Preserve fall, winter habitat for quail, rabbitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Herald Independent

    Late fall and winter bring "hard times" for small game species like bobwhite quail and rabbits, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. Natural food becomes scarce and resting and escape cover is thin in the fall and winter, according to Willie Simmons, Small Game Project Supervisor with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources.

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  19. Town passes bond reimbursement for water projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Herald Independent

    The Town of Winnsboro unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday night declaring the intention to reimburse itself for certain expenditures and proceeds of debt to be incurred through a bond referendum to build a water line to Broad River. Mayor Roger Gaddy made a motion to amend the agenda at the beginning of the meeting to include the resolution.

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