MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — A disagreement during a kickball game between the mayor of a South Carolina town and an umpire led to a city official asking that the umpire be assigned...
LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a would-be robber laughed, dropped his knife and high-fived a South Carolina drugstore employee after she told him they didn't have any money or a specific...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A student at The Citadel sued an ex-instructor who he says agreed not to discipline him in exchange for sex.
Former Citadel Lt. Col. Kenneth Boes was charged last...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — When ex-Clemson running back Tavien Feaster put on his South Carolina jersey for the first time at a photo shoot during the summer, he took a deep breath and exhaled...
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — North Charleston is giving $1 million to a new African American history museum in South Carolina and is asking the museum to include the city's story.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A private Catholic high school is South Carolina has unveiled a new slogan after a student was accused of making racist videos and threatening his school.
2 dead, 2 hurt after man fires randomly at SC bar
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man angry over being kicked out of a South Carolina bar fired randomly after an argument early Thursday, killing two people and wounding two...
Carolinas amusement park closes new coaster after injury
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — An amusement park located in both North and South Carolina has closed its newest roller coaster after someone suffered a thumb injury.
South Carolina county welcomes newest K-9 officer
WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina county is welcoming its newest K-9 officer.
WSPA-TV reports the Oconee County Sheriff's Office announced a new deputy to their staff on Wednesday: K-9...
Ex-SC official to stay in jail after prostitution bust
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A former member of the board that oversees South Carolina highways will have to stay in jail until a federal court hearing to determine if he violated probation when...
Manufacturing company KP Components expands in SC
PICKENS, S.C. (AP) — A Denmark-based manufacturing company is expanding in South Carolina.
The state's Department of Commerce says KP Components, a precision components manufacturer, is...
49-year-old elephant dies at South Carolina zoo
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One of two elephants at a South Carolina zoo has died unexpectedly.
Riverbanks Zoo said the 49-year-old female African elephant named Robin was found dead early...
Woman killed trying to jump on semitruck identified
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — A Georgia woman who authorities say was fatally struck while trying to jump on the hood of a moving semitruck in South Carolina has been identified.
S Carolina hot car death suspect resigns from teaching post
WALTERBORO, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina woman charged with murder for the death of her teenage daughter in a hot car has resigned from her post as a public school teacher.
Haddon wins special election for SC House seat
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Voters in South Carolina have filled a vacant state House seat.
The Greenville News reports Republican Patrick Haddon won a special election Tuesday to represent...
Jury finds SC woman guilty in child’s beating death
LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina woman will spend life behind bars after a jury found her guilty of killing her boyfriend's 3-year-old daughter in December 2017.
- Aiken StandardU.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham speaking at Aiken Republican event next week39 minutes ago
- Aiken StandardDemocrat Elizabeth Warren campaigning at USC Aiken next weekendAugust 11, 2019
- The Florence Morning NewsHome-care provider gets rebranded, joins Florence ChamberAugust 9, 2019
- The Florence Morning NewsAirMedCare Network joins Florence ChamberAugust 7, 2019
- Aiken StandardDHEC: Prevention is key to stopping 'more serious outbreak' of hepatitis AJuly 26, 2019
Police: Fired SC jailer had ‘romantic’ inmate relationship
BENNETTSVILLE, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Department of Corrections police say a jailer has admitted to being in an "inappropriate romantic relationship" with an inmate under her...
ScanSource: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) _ ScanSource Inc. (SCSC) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $11.6 million.
On a per-share basis, the Greenville, South Carolina-based company said it...
Woman killed; another person hospitalized in SC crash
TRAVELERS REST, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina woman is dead after she drove the wrong way on a highway in Greenville County near the North Carolina state line.
Texas man suspected in twin’s death arrested in SC
JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — A man wanted in Texas for the murder of his twin sister has been arrested in South Carolina.
WCIV-TV reports U.S. Marshals and Charleston County Sheriff's Office...
Only 1 S. Carolina Methodist Church joins LGBT rights effort
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A congregation in South Carolina has become the only United Methodist Church in the state to join a national Christian network pushing for the full inclusion of LGBTQ people...
Hearing set for ex-SC official accused of paying $40 for sex
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A former South Carolina Department of Transportation board member has been jailed over allegations that he violated his probation as soon as it began by offering to pay an...
Sheriff: Man found in teen girl’s closet during a drug call
GRANITEVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Deputies in South Carolina say they found a man in a teen girl's closet while responding to a call about the smell of marijuana coming from her room.
Sheriff: Investigation closed in racist videos, threat case
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina sheriff said Monday that no one else will be charged after last month's arrest of a Catholic high school student accused of making racist videos and charged...
Union wins first step against Boeing over fired workers
A federal official is making Boeing defend itself against charges that it illegally fired workers for supporting a union at its South Carolina assembly plant.
- Business WireSouth Carolina Students Begin New School Year in the Online ClassroomAugust 21, 2019
- Business WireU.S. Department of Energy Extends Fluor-Led Savannah River Site Management and Operating Contract through September 2020July 24, 2019
- Business WirePublix Pharmacy and Beaufort Memorial Hospital Collaborate to Improve Patient CareJuly 22, 2019
- Business WireMEDcare Urgent Care Is Now an Authorized VA Urgent Care ProviderJuly 3, 2019
- NewMediaWireHemp, Inc. Reports South Carolina Sees Over 500% Increase in Hemp FarmersJuly 2, 2019
Texas man arrested in South Carolina in twin’s death
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A Texas man sought in the stabbing death of his twin sister has been arrested in South Carolina.
The State newspaper reports 58-year-old David B. Conditt was arrested...
SC elementary reopening despite toxic ‘Trash Mountain’ fire
BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina elementary is reopening for the first day of school despite a smoldering, toxic fire in a 50-foot trash pile at a nearby recycling center.
SC community ready to shoot staggering deer population
AIKEN, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina neighborhood says they're ready to pull the reins on the abundance of deer running wild in their development.
Senate panel to discuss reducing number of USC trustees
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A group of state senators is meeting this week to discuss a bill that would cut the number of trustees overseeing the University of South Carolina by nearly half to...
Sanders’ criminal justice plan aims to cut prison population
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is proposing a criminal justice overhaul that aims to cut the nation's prison population in half, end mandatory minimum...
3 family members shot in apparent break-in
CHERRYVALE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after three South Carolina family members were shot when someone broke into their mobile home.
Police say South Carolina driver dies while fleeing
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — A driver has died in upstate South Carolina after authorities say he tried to flee a sheriff's deputy.
Anderson County Sheriff's Sgt. J.T. Foster tells local news...
College of Charleston arts building set for $45M overhaul
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A major building at a South Carolina university is set for a $50 million overhaul.
The Post and Courier reports the state's Joint Bond Review Committee agreed last...
SC woman killed with butcher knife during argument
CALHOUN FALLS, S.C. (AP) — A woman has been killed with a butcher knife during an argument inside a South Carolina home.
News outlets report the Abbeville County coroner's office was called...
SC community begins work on new blueprint
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina community has begun the long-awaited work on a transformation plan.
About 200 stakeholders in Spartanburg's Highland community met Monday to start...
Former USC, South Carolina AD Mike McGee dies at 80
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Former Southern California and South Carolina athletic director Mike McGee, a former Outland Trophy winner at Duke who hired Lou Holtz and Steve Spurrier to lead Gamecocks...
Gamecocks tight end Kiel Pollard retiring due to spinal cyst
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina tight end Kiel Pollard is giving up football after a cyst was found on his spinal cord.
‘A heavy lift’: Religious black voters weigh Buttigieg’s bid
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Joe Darby, a South Carolina pastor in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, pondered a sensitive question that he knew was on the mind of his congregation. Would black...
South Carolina man sues Walmart after gas can explosion
AIKEN, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man is suing Walmart, saying a gas can that exploded and set him on fire was defective and should never have been sold to him at a Walmart store in...
Records: SC man killed by deputies was on violent streak
BELTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man killed by deputies this week was recently accused of attacking his neighboring relatives.
Citing incident reports, the Independent Mail reports...
SC Attorney General sues opioid distributors
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Attorney General's office has filed a lawsuit against major opioid distribution companies, claiming the businesses are partially responsible for the opioid...
‘A heavy lift’: Religious black voters weigh Buttigieg’s bid
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — In South Carolina, many religious black voters are facing a conflict between a cultural openness for same-sex marriage and their deeply held biblical convictions that could...
Hospital says botched building project led to leaky windows
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina hospital is trying to recover at least $1.8 million after it says a project to replace 600 windows went horribly wrong.
Former bank teller accused of embezzling more than $60,000
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A former bank teller is accused of embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from a South Carolina bank.
Jasmine Gardner was indicted this week on one count of...
Fake ICE flyers say homes can be searched without a warrant
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Flyers posted around a South Carolina city falsely claim federal immigration officials can now search resident homes without a warrant.
Sheriff: Deputy shot, killed armed man accused of assault
BELTON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say a deputy shot and killed an armed man while attempting to arrest him on an assault charge.