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  1. Anguished veteran who found hope at VA is now on mission to help fellow vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    Tom Alligood, a veteran and certified nursing assistant at the Dorn Veterans Administration Hospital in Columbia, S.C., said he can relate to his veteran patients because the route he took from being a VA patient to VA caregiver has been a challenging one. Tom Alligood, a veteran and certified nursing assistant at the Dorn Veterans Administration Hospital in Columbia, S.C., said he can relate to his veteran patients because the route he took from being a VA patient to VA caregiver has been a challenging one.

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  2. Veterans enjoy crowdsa acclaim as S.C. Honor Flight program endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Sunherald.com

    World War II veteran Susan Briggs, of South Carolina, hugs her great-granddaughter, Scarlett Briggs, 8-months-old, while touring the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday. Sixty-six World War II and Korean War veterans flew from Columbia, S.C., to Washington to tour the World War II Memorial and other major monuments.

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  3. Family of woman struck by lightning sues S.C. airport, airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Sonya Dockett was on a plane diverted to Columbia, S.C., because of thunderstorms last June 27. After waiting for 45 minutes, passengers were told to exit. She was on the tarmac when she was struck by lightning.

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  4. Despite popularity, Obamaa s 107-year-old dance partner cana t secure photo IDRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Virginia McLaurin, 107, has been trying for nearly a month to get a government-issued photo ID but is entangled in a bureaucratic Catch-22. Virginia McLaurin, who recently turned 107, was still basking in the glow of her dance with President Obama in February.

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  5. Live Updates: Turnout for Democratic primary surprisingly low in Richland County, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Voters enter Meadowlake Park in Columbia to cast their ballot during the South Carolina Democratic Primary Saturday. February 27, 2016 Kayin Jones casts his ballot at Martin Luther King park in Columbia during the South Carolina Democratic Primary Saturday.

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  6. In South Carolina, Hillary Clinton looks to win, and win bigRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets the crowd as she takes the stage for a campaign event at Miles College on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, in Fairfield, Ala. She is set to return to Columbia, S.C., for primary results.

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  7. Some hopefulsa cash reserves dwindle as nomination races tightenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush accompanied by his wife, Columba, moves to the stage at his South Carolina Republican presidential primary rally in Columbia, S.C., on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016. New campaign finance reports show that Bush had limited funds left before he ended his campaign Saturday night.

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  8. Videos: The candidates are in South Carolina. Herea s what theya re sayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Republican presidential candidate, Ohio Gov. John Kasich walks to his bus after a campaign stop Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, in Orangeburg, S.C. Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush told a crowd of about 500 at the Pavilion inside Sun City Hilton Head that he hopes to capture the same magic in South Carolina as his father and brother, who won the state's Republican primaries in 1988 and 2000, respectively. Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson visited The State Newspaper in Columbia, SC, for an exclusive interview , Thursday, February 11, 2016.

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  9. Armed robber shot and killed by barber, customer who shot backRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Chauncey Harris was present when two masked men robbed patrons at the Next Up Barber shop on Fort Jackson Boulevard Friday night. One robber was shot and killed when a patron and a barber pulled weapons and shot back, Columbia police said.

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  10. Trove of Marine Corps films from 1930s-1970s to be preservedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    This photo provided by the University of South Carolina shows a scene from the Battle of Iowa Jima, recorded by the U.S. Marine Corps in 1945, is part of a collection of silent, color films being preserved by the Moving Image Research Collections at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C. A scene from film is being digitized at the Moving Image Research Collections at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C. Fielding Freed, the director of Historic House Museums, speaks in December during an interview with The Associated Press at Historic Columbia in Columbia, S.C. Never-before-seen films of Marines ramming artillery shells into large guns on the beaches of Iwo Jima in 1945 and standing amid sandbags during the 1968 siege of Khe Sanh in Vietnam are part of a vast collection of silent, color footage being repaired, preserved and eventually placed online for all to ... (more)

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  11. Tough questions for Robert Califf, Obamaa s pick to head FDARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    It's not every day that the president nominates your son to lead a major agency. It's even more rare to witness two senators bickering over whose state gets to brag about him.

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  12. South Carolina lawmaker sends Confederate Christmas cards to colleaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    Rep. Christopher Corley, R-S.C., shows his frustration by waving a white flag of surrender during debate over a Senate bill calling for the Confederate flag to be removed from the Capitol grounds on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Columbia, S.C. A South Carolina lawmaker has sent out a Christmas card featuring a photo of the Confederate flag that refers to "memories of a happier time" and suggests those who voted to remove the flag from in front of the Statehouse ask God for forgiveness for their "betrayal." Rep. Chris Corley said Thursday that he sent the cards to his Republican colleagues as a joke.

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  13. Student arrested during South Carolina school incident says she told classmates to filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    The FBI and the U.S. Justice Department are launching an investigation into an altercation between a school resource officer and a female student at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, S.C. A video of the incident was posted online Monday and went viral. When school resource officer Ben Fields entered the classroom at Spring Valley High School on Monday morning, student Niya Kenny says she knew something was going to happen.

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  14. Flood destruction brings out a heartwarminga volunteerism in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    A swarm of volunteers came to the neighborhood along Kilbourne Road, at the foot of Lake Katherine near Gills Creek, to help homeowners clean out and recover possessions from their badly flooded homes. Eugenia Hardwick described the scene around her in a friend's east Columbia yard, where heaps of unsalvageably soaked possessions lay pulled from the house.

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  15. Seven drown in Richland County floodwatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    Alex Holmes called a friend early Sunday morning in a panic, explaining over the phone that her car was filling with water and that she couldn't get out, said Peggy Souder, Holmes' grandmother. Souder said Holmes' friend advised her to roll down the windows and swim out, but Holmes frantically replied that the water had reached her car battery and her power windows wouldn't roll down.

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  16. ESPN will broadcast LSU-South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    The game was relocated from Columbia, S.C. to Baton Rouge because of flooding in Columbia.

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