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  1. Who chose the architect for school projects? District isna t saying right nowRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Island Packet

    Whale Branch High School is one step closer to getting a new gymnasium and its first performing arts center after a Tuesday night Beaufort County School Board vote to begin contract negotiations with McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture, a firm selected in secrecy. Activists had earlier expressed concerns that a North Carolina-based firm connected to the superintendent's past projects would be chosen, but the selection committee's first choice is based in Greenville, S.C. The committee, assembled by the district, consists of two staffers from the district's facilities office, a high school principal and a community member with expertise in facilities design and construction, according to district spokesman Jim Foster.

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  2. Columbia, Colonial Life Arena to host mena s NCAA TournamentRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 18 | The Island Packet

    The NCAA tabbed the capital city as one of its NCAA men's regional hosts on Tuesday, awarding Columbia and Colonial Life Arena the NCAA tournament first and second rounds on March 22 and 24, 2019. The regional, coming on the heels of the two most successful basketball seasons in South Carolina history and an NCAA men's regional in Greenville, could bring up to $10.5 million to the city, just off one weekend.

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  3. Who was the Turkish 7-footer in this South Carolina jail?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | The Island Packet

    Why was a 7-foot, teenage high school basketball player from Turkey named Mumin Tunc in the York County jail for six days? Because immigration officials have a case against him. Federal records and York County Sheriff's Office jail records show that Tunc, who previously played high school basketball in Greenville, was booked into the York County jail the night of March 28. Those same sources indicate that Tunc was moved to the Stewart Detention Center in Lumpkin, Ga., between April 3 and 4. Lumpkin, south of Macon, Ga., is the site of the federal Stewart Immigration Court, located inside a Department of Homeland Security detention center.

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  4. The King and Queen of USC basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina is sending each of its basketball teams to the Final Four, and Sindarius Thornwell and A'ja Wilson are the players most responsible for it. Thornwell has risen from undeserved anonymity to an NBA prospect in two weeks, while Wilson could add a National Player of the Year prize to her already overstuffed trophy case this week.

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  5. Madeleine Peyroux, from cobblestones to concert hallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | The Island Packet

    In lieu of attending high school classes in Paris, Madeleine Peyroux fled to the streets, singing with jazz buskers in the Latin Quarter. "I always said, 'I'm going to get a job in a couple of years and go back to reality.'

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  6. Oh So Sweet! Gamecocks Beat DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina Gamecocks guard PJ Dozier and the rest of the Gamecocks celebrate their win over Duke at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville. South Carolina Gamecocks guard Sindarius Thornwell celebrates with his teammates after their win over Duke at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville on Sunday.

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  7. Photos: USC vs. Duke, NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina Gamecocks guard Rakym Felder celebrates the team's win over Duke at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville on Sunday. South Carolina Gamecocks guard Duane Notice forward Chris Silva and head coach Frank Martin celebrate their win over Duke at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville on Sunday.

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  8. Gamecocks are headed to the Sweet 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina's Sindarius Thornwell says the team has received motivation for the NCAA Tournament from longtime equipment manager Mac Credille. South Carolina men's basketball coach Frank Martin speaks ahead of this year's NCAA Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville.

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  9. Photos: USC vs. Marquette, NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina's bench erupts after a big play by guard Sindarius Thornwell in the second half of their NCAA tournament game against Marquette Friday at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville. South Carolina guard Sindarius Thornwell is congratulated by Gamecock fans after their win over Marquette Friday at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville.

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  10. USC fans celebrate win at NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina freshman guard Tommy Corchiani dishes on his inclusion on AOL's list of "the hottest college men's basketball players in the 2017 NCAA tournament." South Carolina's Sindarius Thornwell says the team has received motivation for the NCAA Tournament from longtime equipment manager Mac Credille.

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  11. Gamecocks arrive for NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina men's basketball coach Frank Martin speaks ahead of this year's NCAA Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville. South Carolina men's basketball coach Frank Martin speaks ahead of this year's NCAA Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville.

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  12. Former SC House Speaker Bobby Harrell pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina's Sindarius Thornwell says the team has received motivation for the NCAA Tournament from longtime equipment manager Mac Credille. South Carolina men's basketball coach Frank Martin speaks ahead of this year's NCAA Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville.

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  13. Big loss: Gamecocks without Coates for NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina center Alaina Coates won't play in the NCAA Tournament because of her ankle injury, coach Dawn Staley announced Tuesday. The injury has ended the senior's career.

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  14. Staley ready to lead the Red, White and BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina women's basketball coach Dawn Staley was named head women's basketball coach for Team USA on Friday, putting the crowing achievement on a career that already is one the most decorated in U.S. Olympic history. Staley was introduced as the new boss - officially the USA Basketball Women's National Team head coach - during a ceremony at The Zone in Williams-Brice Stadium.

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  15. Anti-Semitism bill passes SC HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Island Packet

    House members voted 103-3 in favor of state Rep. Alan Clemmons' bill. The Horry Republican assured representatives that his proposal addresses an uptick in anti-Semitic activity without censoring free speech on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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  16. Protests during the Heritage tournament: A long history with few immediate successesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | The Island Packet

    James Johnson, South Carolina president of the National Action Network, was on the island on Feb. 4, 2017 to meet with representatives of the organization's Hilton Head chapter. Here, he describes the organization's protest plans, including on Hilton Head during the upcoming RBC Heritage golf tournament.

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  17. Photos: South Carolina wins SEC tournament championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Island Packet

    The Gamecocks celebrate their SEC Championship win against Mississippi State at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville. USC won the Championship, 59-49.

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  18. Erek Nelson, Noah Corbitt capture gold at short-course swim championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Bluffton swimmer Erek Nelson was a double winner at last month's South Carolina Short Course State Championships in Greenville, while Hilton Head Island's Noah Corbitt took home gold in the boys' 500-yard freestyle. Nelson, competing for the Fins Swim Club, captured titles in both the 100 and 200 backstroke.

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  19. Gamecocks rip Dawgs, bounce into SEC semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina's A'ja Wilson shoots against Georgia during the first half of action in the SEC Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville. Maybe it was playing two meat-grinder games against Georgia already this year.

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  20. A kayak to the past: Where to find the still-wild places in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Kayaker Tom Taylor of Greenville paddles beneath a footbridge that crosses a canal on Lake Marion. The bridge is part of the Palmetto Trail system and just one of the ways South Carolina's trails and waterways connect outdoor adventure.

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