Tennessee QB Maurer unlikely to play against South Carolina
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt says quarterback Brian Maurer is "probably doubtful" Saturday against South Carolina after the freshman sustained concussions in the...
Deputies find missing South Carolina dog worth $10,000
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a missing Bichon Frise worth about $10,000 has been returned to its South Carolina home.
Citing the Greenville County sheriff's office, news outlets...
Sheriff on trial; prosecutor says he hired woman to get sex
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina sheriff hired a young woman as his personal assistant for more than $60,000 a year to persuade her into a sexual relationship, prosecutors said at his...
The Latest: Sheriff regrets affair, says no crime committed
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a suspended South Carolina sheriff on trial (all times local):
A South Carolina sheriff says he regrets having an affair with a...
South Carolina editorial roundup
Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers:
Longtime SC Sen. Gregory won’t run for reelection in 2020
LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) — Longtime Republican South Carolina Sen. Greg Gregory says he will not seek reelection in 2020.
Gregory says his 25 years of service in two different stints from his...
2nd man charged with murder in SC mail carrier’s shooting
KINGSTREE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina have charged a second man in the shooting death of a mail carrier on her route.
Williamsburg County deputies announced 27-year-old Jerome...
Georgia-Pacific to end production at 2 SC wood product sites
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — An Atlanta-based timber company is ending production at two rural South Carolina wood product plants that employ 240 workers.
5-year-old girl’s body found in South Carolina landfill
SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina police chief says 400 people searched through 4 million pounds (1.8 million kilograms) of trash to find the body of a 5-year-old girl in a landfill, months...
Ex-Maryland lawyer gets probation for role in insurance scam
BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say a former Maryland attorney who pleaded guilty to insurance fraud has been sentenced to two years of probation.
Exceptions out of South Carolina bill to ban most abortions
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina Senate subcommittee on Tuesday stripped protections for women who become pregnant from rape or incest from a bill that would outlaw abortions in that state...
South Carolina football put on one-year probation by NCAA
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's football program was placed on probation for the next year by the NCAA for a former assistant coach's impermissible actions in recruiting a sophomore...
Police: Mother arrested after infant tests positive for meth
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — A 27-year-old South Carolina woman was arrested after police say her infant son tested positive for methamphetamine and cocaine.
South Carolina judge says forfeiture law unconstitutional
CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina judge has declared the state's forfeiture law that allows money or other items to be taken without a conviction violates the state and federal...
Police chief: 4 hurt in random shootings in South Carolina
SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man fired a gun at people at random at a South Carolina apartment complex and a tire store.
Sumter Police Chief Russel Roark says four people were hit...
Man, 61, shot and killed by police in South Carolina
EASLEY, S.C. (AP) — A 61-year-old man has been shot to death by officers in his South Carolina home.
Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley said Rickey Leonard Harris died Saturday afternoon...
Vols’ Brian Maurer uncertain for South Carolina game
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt is mum on the status of Brian Maurer for Saturday's game with South Carolina after the freshman quarterback sustained concussions in...
South Carolina county temporarily fixes recycling issues
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina county says it is sending its recyclable material to a facility that separates garbage from salvageable material and turns irrecoverable waste into fuel...
Shoplifting arrest ends with officer assaulted, suspect shot
GREER, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man being arrested on a shoplifting charge in South Carolina attacked an officer and was struck by a bullet fired from the officer's gun.
Coroner: 13-year-old electrocuted playing with a metal pole
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina authorities say a 13-year-old boy was electrocuted when a metal pole he was playing with touched a power line.
South Carolina reserve DB Cook dismissed after arrest
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina reserve defensive back Jamel Cook has been dismissed from the team after his arrest for domestic violence Friday.
Charleston cleans up twice the debris expected from Dorian
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Officials in Charleston have collected twice as much storm debris from Hurricane Dorian as they expected.
The city said it has collected more than 600,000 cubic yards...
3 dead in crash in South Carolina
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say three people died in a crash in South Carolina during tropical storm Nestor, but it's not clear yet what role, if any, the weather played.
Fields passes South Carolina State past Morgan State 24-10
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Corey Fields threw a pair of long, second-half touchdown passes and South Carolina State built a three-touchdown lead going into the fourth quarter and held on to beat...
No. 9 Florida bounces back with 38-27 win over Gamecocks
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — For three quarters, Kyle Trask saw the overthrows and ineffective runs, the penalties and missed assignments. He knew something had to change.
Plan in works to strengthen downtown Travelers Rest
TRAVELERS REST, S.C. (AP) — A new master plan for a South Carolina city focuses on growth and strengthening the city's downtown as the "economic and cultural heart" of the community.
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Groundbreaking set for African American museum in SC
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Crews are ready to begin construction on a museum in South Carolina chronicling the history of African Americans in the Western Hemisphere.
Trump to join 2020 Democrats at South Carolina justice forum
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump is visiting South Carolina as part of a bipartisan event on criminal justice reform, the White House confirmed Friday.
Federal attorneys file petition in SC church attack ruling
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Federal attorneys have asked that a three-judge panel's decision allowing survivors and relatives of victims in a racist attack at a South Carolina church to sue the...
South Carolina hopes for another upset against No. 9 Florida
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One South Carolina upset was great. Now, the Gamecocks are looking to do something never before done in the history of the football program: Win consecutive games against...
Mom arrested after boy kills sister while playing with gun
HANAHAN, S.C. (AP) — After an 11-year-old South Carolina boy fatally shot his 10-year-old sister as they played with a gun, their mother has been arrested.
SC prosecutor says Highway Patrol Capt. won’t face charges
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina prosecutor won't bring charges against a Highway Patrol officer accused of helping a big donor to Clemson University avoid a DUI charge and a night in...
No. 9 Florida begins decisive SEC stretch at South Carolina
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida handled its last loss to a top-10 team poorly.
The Gators followed a 19-point setback to then-No. 7 Georgia last year with a 21-point drubbing against...
No. 9 Florida looks to bounce back at South Carolina
No. 9 Florida (6-1, 3-1 SEC) vs. South Carolina (3-3, 2-2), Saturday at 12 p.m. EDT (ESPN).
Police: Secret videos of female athletes posted to porn site
GAFFNEY, S.C. (AP) — Police say female athletes were secretly recorded while changing and showering at a South Carolina Christian college, and now some of those videos have been posted...
Sonoco: 3Q Earnings Snapshot
HARTSVILLE, S.C. (AP) _ Sonoco Products Co. (SON) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $92.1 million.
The Hartsville, South Carolina-based company said it had net income of 91...
South Carolina has opportunity to produce another upset
Here are some things to watch during the eighth week of the Southeastern Conference football season.
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 9 Florida (6-1, 3-1) at South Carolina (3-3, 2-2): South...
Thief steals $17K in instruments, power tools from SC school
PELION, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say a thief made off with more than $17,000 in property from a high school, including an $8,000 all-terrain vehicle, a $3,000 cello and several...
Golf buddies no more? Trump, Graham swing apart over Syria
WASHINGTON (AP) — The golf-and-politics alliance between President Donald Trump and Sen. Lindsey Graham frayed Wednesday over Syria, with the South Carolina Republican threatening to become the...
South Carolina editorial roundup
Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers:
State agent driving SC lieutenant governor cited in wreck
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The state agent driving South Carolina's lieutenant governor was issued a traffic ticket after causing a wreck Wednesday, troopers said.
SC senators start look at accelerating interstate expansion
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — With South Carolina's rapid growth over the past 20 years, a group of senators says it is vital that the state's interstate highways keep up.
Records: Trooper was fired for lying about deadly car chase
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Documents from the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy say a highway patrol trooper was fired for lying about his actions during a car chase that left one person...
Police: Student arrested for having BB gun at school
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say a high school student has been arrested for bringing a BB gun to school.
News outlets report 18-year-old Ja'Noah Graham was charged...
First Community: 3Q Earnings Snapshot
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) _ First Community Corp. (FCCO) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $2.9 million.
The Lexington, South Carolina-based bank said it had earnings of 39 cents per...
South Carolina town reopens ‘Sunrise Park’ after Dorian
JAMES ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — After delays from Hurricane Dorian, a South Carolina town will officially reopen a popular park on Charleston Harbor.