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  • 2 months ago
Crime

History of Incidents at Lee Correctional Institute

History of Incidents at Lee Correctional InstituteThe history of Incidents at Lee Correctional Institute date back as long as the prison has been open.
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  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
Money

McDonald's to ban chicken treated with human antibiotics

McDonald's to ban chicken treated with human antibioticsMcDonald's new antibiotics policy to ban chicken treated with antibiotics used for humans.
  • Money
  • 1 hour, 25 minutes ago
Tech

Andrea Mock Walks You Through Twitter 101

Andrea Mock Walks You Through Twitter 101Andrea helped out our Viewers, that's YOU, by doing a great walk-through introduction of Twitter on the big screen on the Friends At Five set
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

Suspended Police Officer Place on Admin. Duty

Suspended Police Officer Place on Admin. DutyA suspended Columbia police officer is now on administrative duty.
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  • 6 minutes ago
Forecast

Midlands Forecast

Midlands ForecastBreezy & turning cooler with afternoon rain on Thursday. High: 70°
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  • 19 minutes ago
Player of the Week

Player of the Week - Ke'asia Jackson

Player of the Week - Ke'asia JacksonIrmo guard Ke'asia Jackson is the News19 Player of the Week.
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  • 52 minutes ago
Money

SC House Gives Key Approval To New Local Funding Formula

SC House Gives Key Approval To New Local Funding FormulaA bill that would alter the formula the state uses to fun local governments received a key approval today.
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  • 1 hour, 44 minutes ago
Local

Reform Plan Cuts Taxes, Provides $340M More for Schools

Reform Plan Cuts Taxes, Provides $340M More for SchoolsA state lawmaker says her plan to revamp South Carolina education funding cuts taxes while also providing more money for poor, rural school districts.
  • Local
  • 5 hours, 42 minutes ago
Life

Maya Angelou Forever Stamp is Unveiled

Maya Angelou Forever Stamp is UnveiledHere's a look at the pretty Forever Stamp for Maya Angelou, the late poet and best-selling author.
  • Life
  • 6 hours, 11 minutes ago
Midlands

SC Officers Concerned About Bill Mandating Body Cameras

SC Officers Concerned About Bill Mandating Body CamerasSome law officers say they have concerns about a bill to require all South Carolina police officers to wear body cameras
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  • 6 hours, 46 minutes ago
Crime

Prosecution in Chester Councilman's Death Moving Ahead

Prosecution in Chester Councilman's Death Moving AheadProsecutors can proceed with charges against 4 men accused in the shooting death of Chester City Councilman Williams
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  • 6 hours, 52 minutes ago
High School Sports

Hoops: Championship Weekend Ahead!

Hoops: Championship Weekend Ahead!After months of competition, it's time to crown a champion across South Carolina's four classifications of high school basketball.
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  • 7 hours, 1 minute ago
Money

Haley, Hitt Visited D.C. on Jobs Trip

Haley, Hitt Visited D.C. on Jobs TripGovernor Haley and Secretary Hitt flew with two staffers to Washington, D.C. on an economic development trip Sunday.
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  • 8 hours, 25 minutes ago
Nation

Gunman Lured Officers to House, Opened Fire

Gunman Lured Officers to House, Opened FireLake Wales Police say a man called 911 to lure law enforcement officers to a house on Tuesday and then opened fire.
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  • 9 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

2 Dead in House Fire in Orangeburg County

2 Dead in House Fire in Orangeburg CountyAuthorities are investigating the cause of a house fire in Orangeburg County that killed two people.
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  • 9 hours, 46 minutes ago
Mr. Food

Triangle Hat Cookies

Triangle Hat CookiesWhatever you choose to call 'em, make sure you bake up a batch of these filled cookie treats!
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  • 10 hours, 29 minutes ago
News

Dense Fog Advisory until 10am

Dense Fog Advisory until 10amDense Fog Advisory until 10am For Much of the Midlands
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  • 13 hours, 10 minutes ago
Clemson Tigers

Clemson Loses At N.C. State 66-61

Clemson Loses At N.C. State 66-61Clemson goes 14 minutes without scoring and is unable to rally against NC State.
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  • 19 hours, 24 minutes ago
Sports

Baseball Wrapup - USC Defeats CSU, Tigers Lose To Winthrop

Baseball Wrapup - USC Defeats CSU, Tigers Lose To WinthropTuesday saw USC and Clemson return to the diamond against Big South opponents.
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  • 19 hours, 32 minutes ago
News

Obama to Highlight 'My Brother's Keeper' in Columbia

Obama to Highlight 'My Brother's Keeper' in ColumbiaWe all know President Barack Obama will be in town Friday, but we now know he will be speaking about what's called "My Brothers Keeper."
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  • 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

Trial Begins for Brothers Accused of Murdering Teen

Trial Begins for Brothers Accused of Murdering TeenA jury of 6 men and 6 woman heard opening statements about the murder of 17-year-old Kymmara Randolph.
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  • 20 hours, 39 minutes ago
Politics

Koon Wins Lexington Sheriff GOP Primary

Koon Wins Lexington Sheriff GOP PrimaryJay Koon has won the Republican primary to be the next sheriff of Lexington County, topping three other candidates to avoid a runoff.
  • Politics
  • 21 hours, 32 minutes ago
Climate

Study: Human-Caused Global Warming Behind CA Drought

Study: Human-Caused Global Warming Behind CA DroughtHuman-caused climate change helped fuel the current California drought, says a Stanford University study released Monday.
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  • 21 hours, 45 minutes ago
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