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  1. SCDOT proposes $484 million plan to widen part of Interstate 26 in Charleston areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Post and Courier

    The state Department of Transportation proposed a nearly $484 million plan Wednesday to add two lanes to Interstate 26 along a 6-mile stretch in the Charleston Neck Area. The proposal is related to an interstate-widening plan that was the subject of public meetings in 2007 but was put on the back burner during the recession years.

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  2. SCDOT proposes $484 million plan to widen part of Interstate 26 in Charleston Neck AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Post and Courier

    The state Department of Transportation proposed a nearly $484 million plan Wednesday to add two lanes to Interstate 26 along a 6-mile stretch in the Charleston Neck Area. The proposal is related to an interstate-widening plan that was the subject of public meetings in 2007 but was put on the back burner during the recession years.

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  3. SC House measure aims to limit ceremony, keep chamber on taskRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Post and Courier

    Some South Carolina House members say they're spending too much time introducing school groups, beauty pageant winners and other constituents who drop by the Statehouse, and they want to increase their productivity by limiting those appearances. A proposal advanced to the House floor Tuesday would create a 15-minute time slot on the calendar for “special introductions,” with each limited to 90 seconds.

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  4. Millions hunker down for snowstorm; cars stuck in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Post and Courier

    With long lead time from forecasters and stern warnings from authorities, tens of millions of residents from northern Georgia to New Jersey shuttered themselves inside to wait out a mammoth storm that made travel treacherous and could dump 2 feet or more of snow in some areas. Snow started falling Friday, but the worst was still yet to come, with strong winds and heavy snow expected to produce “life-threatening blizzard conditions” throughout the day Saturday, according to the National Weather Service's website.

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  5. Second-ranked Gamecocks women a grew upa in comeback victory at KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Post and Courier

    The last time they fell behind by double-digits in Memorial Coliseum, the deficit ballooned out of control and turned into a rare loss in SEC play. Thursday night brought the same scenario - but an opposite outcome, and perhaps a defining moment for South Carolina's women's basketball team.

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  6. Second-ranked USC womena s team returns to site of last SEC lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Post and Courier

    Twenty turnovers. Misses on 11 of their first 12 attempts from the field. A season-low shooting clip of 32 percent, and a 21-point deficit that ultimately became the only SEC loss last season for the South Carolina women's basketball team.

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  7. Marco Rubio courts Midlands voters with stop in LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Post and Courier

    Marco Rubio hit the highlights of his presidential campaign platform during a meet-and-greet Saturday where he attempted to woo about 200 potential supporters. The U.S. senator from Florida drew decided voters as well as some who still are figuring out who to vote for on Saturday during his last stop in South Carolina.

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  8. Marco Rubio courts Midlands voters with stop in LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Post and Courier

    Marco Rubio hit the highlights of his presidential campaign platform during a meet-and-greet Saturday where he attempted to woo about 200 potential supporters. The U.S. senator from Florida drew decided voters as well as some who still are figuring out who to vote for on Saturday during his last stop in South Carolina.

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  9. Marco Rubio kicking off new year with South Carolina stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Post and Courier

    The Florida senator is traveling Saturday to Pickens County, where he's holding a meet-and-greet at Mutt's BBQ Easley. Then he heads to Beaufort, where he will meet with voters at the visual and performing arts center at Hilton Head High School.

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  10. Jeb Bush defends decision to pull TV advertising from SC, Iowa during campaign stop in LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said his campaign's decision to pull large television and radio advertising purchases in South Carolina and Iowa provides an opportunity to put more staffers in early voting states. “We have a Super PAC that is advertising on television at a rate that is comparable to any campaign, if not more, and we are reallocating our resources to voter contact and a ground game that will be second to none - it already is - and we're effectively doubling that in terms of people in the four early states,” he said during a press briefing after a campaign stop in Lexington Wednesday night.

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  11. Palmetto Sunrise: Marco Rubio to campaign across South Carolina SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Post and Courier

    U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is scheduled to make three stops in South Carolina Saturday, making him the third Republican presidential candidate to visit the state this week. Rubio will start his day of South Carolina campaign stops at 11 a.m. at Mutt's BBQ Easley, 1020 Powdersville Road.

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  12. Palmetto Sunrise: Donald Trump, Jeb Bush campaign in South Carolina todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Two Republican presidential candidates will campaign in the state today with frontrunner Donald Trump holding a morning rally in Hilton Head and Jeb Bush grabbing barbecue in Lexington. Both candidates are in the state the day after some big headlines in the Republican primary race.

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  13. Palmetto Sunrise: Jeb Bush campaigning in Lexington WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Supporters of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush can grab some barbecue with the Republican presidential candidate when he comes back to the Palmetto state for a campaign stop Wednesday. Bush is scheduled to appear at Hudson's Smokehouse BBQ, located at 4952 Sunset Blvd. in Lexington.

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  14. Margie Bright Matthews to a chart own coursea while serving in Pinckneya s former Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Sen. Margie Bright Matthews said that while there is no way she can fill Sen. Clementa Pinckney's shoes next month, she believes she shares similar values with the late Emanuel AME Church pastor. “Being a friend of his, and us working side-by-side on a lot of community issues, I think we have a lot of the same goals in mind,” she said.

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  15. Rapid response to child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Susan Alford, DSS director, takes a break in-between meetings to eat lunch at her desk Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at the South Carolina DSS in Columbia. If the cause of death is abuse or neglect, other children in the same household could be in danger.

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  16. Bishop England, Wando vying for volleyball championships on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Bishop England coach Cindy Baggott's team is trying to win its 16th consecutive Class AA volleyball state title. Jeff Blake/File Two Lowcountry volleyball teams will play for state championships on Saturday.

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  17. Senate Democrats float borrowing plan for flood recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Post and Courier

    South Carolina's Democratic Leaders in the Senate have announced they plan to pre-file a $500 million bonds bill to cover the damages October's flood caused to the state's already crumbling infrastructure, though it still is unknown what the total cost of repairs will be. In a written release, Minority Leader Sen. Nikki Setzler and Assistant Minority Leader Sen. John Matthews said the floods were devastating to the state's roads, and preliminary estimates show the damage could rival the recovery costs Hurricane Hugo in 1989.

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  18. Jeb Bush aims to a fixa Washington a " and his struggling campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush presented his new pitch before Midlands voters Tuesday as he continued a four-day tour aimed at jump-starting his campaign in early primary states. For a map tracking visits to the Palmetto State from announced or prospective presidential candidates, go to postandcourier.com/candidate-visits .

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  19. Beck tennis column: Hammonda s experience, doubles too much for Ashley HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Mary Gastley's dream of winning another state championship in her 30th season as Ashley Hall's tennis coach didn't happen on Saturday at Sumter's Palmetto Tennis Center. The SCISA girls Class AAA state final went the limit as expected, but the Panthers were beaten at their own game.

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  20. Port of Charleston cargo up 10% in 1st 3 months of new fiscal yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Post and Courier

    The State Ports Authority closed out the first quarter of its 2016 fiscal year with a nearly 10 percent gain in cargo volume. The State Ports Authority also handles breakbulk cargo, namely items too large or heavy to ship in a container.

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