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  1. Identity released of man killed by Lexington deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Lexington County officials say two of their officers have shot and killed a man who was attacking a family member in Irmo. Sheriff's spokesman Adam Myrick said in a statement that officers were called to a home shortly before 5 p.m. Monday.

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  2. Lexington deputies kill man attacking family memberRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Lexington County officials say two of their officers have shot and killed a man who was attacking a family member in Irmo. Sheriff's spokesman Adam Myrick said in a statement that officers were called to a home shortly before 5 p.m. Monday.

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  3. Lexington deputies search for stolen Confederate flagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Post and Courier

    Deputies told local media they are searching for those responsible for taking three flags from the Jefferson Davis Highway monument in the Oak Grove community. Sheriff's spokesman Adam Myrick said an anonymous tipster alerted deputies to the missing flags.

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  4. Disabled, special needs adults owed more than $1M in rent overchargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Post and Courier

    More than 300 adults with disabilities and special needs in South Carolina have been overcharged almost $2 million for rent since 2013 and it make take years to pay them back, a new report shows. State officials say some of these adults may be owed $10,000.

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  5. Disabled and special needs adults owed back more than $1M for incorrect rent paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Post and Courier

    More than 300 adults with disabilities and special needs in South Carolina have been over-charged almost $2 million for rent since 2013 and it make take years to pay them back, a new report shows. State officials say some of these adults may be owed $10,000 each.

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  6. For Kentucky, two games against the Gamecocks and an SEC drought in betweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Post and Courier

    When South Carolina visited Kentucky last season, Commonwealth Stadium was a construction zone. Some areas were blocked off by chain-link fencing or concrete barriers, others were marked for demolition.

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  7. Senate votes to furl Confederate flag, sends bill to the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Post and Courier

    South Carolina's senators took a historic vote this morning that would permanently furl the Statehouse's Confederate battle flag. The Senate sent the bill to the House on a 36-3 vote.

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  8. Poll: Senate within striking distance of majority supporting Confederate flag removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Post and Courier

    A Post and Courier poll shows the state Senate is within striking distance of having a majority in favor of removing the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds. Support appears strong in the House, as well.

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  9. Advancing a flag resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Post and Courier

    The state Legislature took a welcome, decisive step on Tuesday toward furling the Confederate flag that has flown at a Statehouse monument for the last 15 years. Doing so would be a fitting way to help move South Carolina forward in the wake of the mass murder at Emanuel AME Church last Wednesday.

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  10. Poll: Senate within striking distance of majority supporting Confederate flag removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Post and Courier

    A Post and Courier poll shows the state Senate is within striking distance of having a majority in favor of removing the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds. Support appears strong in the House, as well.

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  11. Poll: Shealy, Limehouse among those signalling support for taking down Confederate flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Republican Sen. Katrina Shealy of Lexington said she has come out in favor of removing the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds after praying on the matter. She joins representatives Chip Limehouse of Charleston and Robert Ridgeway of Manning in leaving the undecided camp and pledging their support for taking the flag down.

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  12. College of Charleston golfers win Four Ball titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Post and Courier

    College of Charleston teammates Anthony Gabriele and Phillip Oweida made 7 birdies in 15 holes and beat Trey Taylor and Cabrick Waters, 4 and 3, in the South Carolina Golf Association Four Ball Championship played at the Country Club of Lexington. Another teammate, Josh Lorenzetti, was eliminated in the semifinals.

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  13. College of Charlestona s Taylor Clarke, Carl Wise picked in MLB draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Post and Courier

    College of Charleston's Taylor Clarke was taken by Arizona with the first pick in the third round of the MLB draft Tuesday. . College of Charleston pitcher Taylor Clarke was taken by Arizona with the first pick of the third round in the MLB draft on Tuesday.

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  14. Signing ushers in stiffer penalties, gun ban for domestic violence crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Post and Courier

    South Carolina on Thursday took a step toward better protecting victims and punishing batterers after more than a decade as one of the deadliest states for women at the hands of men. Read The Post and Courier's special investigative report at postandcourier.com/TillDeath .

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  15. Defending champion Lea Anne Brown leads by 1 in WSCGA Senior ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Defending champion Lea Anne Brown of Mount Pleasant leads the Women's South Carolina Golf Association Senior Championship by 1 heading into Wedneday's final round. File/Tommy Braswell Defending champion Lea Anne Brown of Mount Pleasant shot 75 Tuesday to take a one-shot lead in the Women's South Carolina Golf Association Senior Championship being played at the Country Club of Lexington.

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  16. Crossover week: Life and death for lawmakersa billsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Post and Courier

    The chaotic few days of voting that precede the final weeks of the legislative session determine which bills will cross over between the House and Senate by the May 1 deadline, and thus, have a chance of making it to Gov. Nikki Haley's desk before the end of the session June 4. Bills that didn't pass the House or Senate by the deadline have little hope of becoming law this year. It's the first year of a two-year legislative cycle, so lawmakers can try again when the Legislature reconvenes in January without starting from scratch.

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  17. Tainted ice cream raises larger questions about food safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Brad Nettles/Staff Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams, 501-A King St., closed abruptly last week after its parent company announced some of its products may be tainted with listeria. Listeria is a bacteria “found in soil and water and some animals, including poultry and cattle,” according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources.

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  18. Officials: Man shot by Lexington deputies diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Sheriff Lewis McCarty says Key had been at an Irmo home visiting his brother, who called deputies to say that Key had a knife and was threatening to harm himself. Two deputies responded and found Key in the kitchen in the home.

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  19. Wando, Bishop England lacrosse teams one win away from state finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Wando is 16-0 this season under senior captains Hamilton Bower , Bryan Cole and Creighton Shipman . Frankie Mansfield/Moultrie News The girls' lower state final pits top-ranked Bishop England against second-ranked Wando Tuesday night.

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  20. South Carolina mana s candid, honest video about race and traffic stops goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Post and Courier

    This screen capture from a WIS-TV/NDN news video shows Will Stack, a 22-year-old Lexington County man who made a video after being stoppped by a police officer this week. LEXINGTON COUNTY, S.C. - A video of a young African American man talking candidly and honestly about a recent traffic stop in Lexington County is now reaching a larger audience due to social media in the wake of the shooting of an unarmed man in North Charleston.

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