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Fitts Company Expands, Creates 105 New Jobs

Fitts Company Expands, Creates 105 New JobsA Calhoun County company has announced plans to expand, a move that is expected to create 105 new jobs.
  • Local
  • 14 hours, 40 minutes ago
Money

SC Unemployment Falls to 6.5% in December

SC Unemployment Falls to 6.5% in DecemberSouth Carolina's unemployment declined slightly during the final month of 2014.
  • Money
  • 16 hours, 1 minute ago
News

USDA Clears Spartanburg County Animal Park in Fire

USDA Clears Spartanburg County Animal Park in FireThe USDA has cleared a Spartanburg County animal park where more than two dozen animals died in a fire earlier this month.
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  • 16 hours, 5 minutes ago
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Former Clover Teacher Charged with Sexual Battery

Former Clover Teacher Charged with Sexual BatteryFormer Clover Teacher Charged with Sexual Battery
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  • 17 hours, 5 minutes ago
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Train Derailment in Allendale County, Two Injured

Train Derailment in Allendale County, Two InjuredTrain Derailment in Allendale County, Two Injured
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  • 18 hours, 17 minutes ago
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Charleston Mayor Joe Riley Delivering Last State of City

Charleston Mayor Joe Riley Delivering Last State of CityCharleston Mayor Joe Riley Delivering Last State of City
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  • 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
Money

Super Bowl Deal Forecast

Super Bowl Deal ForecastSuper Bowl Deal Forecast
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  • 20 hours, 57 minutes ago
South Carolina Gamecocks

USC Overpowers A&M in 2nd Half, Wins 79-61

USC Overpowers A&M in 2nd Half, Wins 79-61South Carolina got its first-ever win over Texas A&M in women's basketball with a 79-61 victory Monday night.
  • South Carolina Gamecocks
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Education

Supreme Court Won't Rehear School Equity Case

Supreme Court Won't Rehear School Equity CaseA decision over two decades in the making is finally set to move forward.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Education

Rep. Wilson Introduces 'Local Control of Education Act'

Rep. Wilson Introduces 'Local Control of Education Act'Wilson says the bill will limit federal government intrusion into education decisions best left to states
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Crime

Police: Suspect in Irmo Robbery, Rape Arrested

Police: Suspect in Irmo Robbery, Rape ArrestedIrmo police have arrested a suspect who they say raped a store clerk during an armed robbery last month.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Crime

Suspect Named in Midlands Tech Incident

Suspect Named in Midlands Tech IncidentSLED has identified a suspect in an incident last week at Midlands Tech involving a campus police officer and a vehicle.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Money

Free Tax Preparation Help

Free Tax Preparation Helphere are a number of places that you can get your taxes done for free.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
News

Upcoming Road Work for Richland, Lexington Counties

Upcoming Road Work for Richland, Lexington CountiesThe SCDOT has released where upcoming road work will be occurring and where you might expect to find delays in the Midlands.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Local

Natural Gas Leak in Columbia Neighborhood Capped

Natural Gas Leak in Columbia Neighborhood CappedHazardous materials crews responded to a natural gas leak in Columbia Monday afternoon.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Military

Ft. Jackson Among Bases Using Visitor Background Checks

Ft. Jackson Among Bases Using Visitor Background ChecksBases stateside will be seeing tighter security for non-Defense Department visitors this year.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Education

SC Supreme Court Refuses to Reconsider Education Ruling

SC Supreme Court Refuses to Reconsider Education RulingThe South Carolina Supreme Court has refused to reconsider its order last fall that lawmakers fix the state's broken education system.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

SC Gets Almost $10M for Homeless Programs

SC Gets Almost $10M for Homeless ProgramsSouth Carolina is receiving almost $10 million from the federal government for programs to help the homeless.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

SLED Investigation into Police Officer "On Going"

SLED Investigation into Police Officer "On Going"SLED has not given a time table on how long investigation into Columbia Police Officer may take.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Nation

DoD Business Panel Proposes $125B in Savings

DoD Business Panel Proposes $125B in SavingsOne board at the Pentagon has proposed the DoD slash $125B in spending over fiv years.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
News

US Rep. Wilson, Spearman to discuss Education Plans

US Rep. Wilson, Spearman to discuss Education PlansUS Rep. Wilson, Spearman to discuss Education Plans
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Money

DIY On A Dime: The Best Tool Bargain

DIY On A Dime: The Best Tool BargainDIY On A Dime: The Best Tool Bargain
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

History of Columbia's Civil War POW Camp Shared

History of Columbia's Civil War POW Camp SharedThe results of a one-of-a-kind dig into the history of Columbia's prisoner of war camp is now being taught and discussed.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Midlands

Police: Man Charged After Homemade Bomb Found

Police: Man Charged After Homemade Bomb FoundOne man has been arrested in connection with a homemade bomb found at a Southeast Columbia home Sunday afternoon.
  • Midlands
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Education

National School Choice Week Kicks Off

National School Choice Week Kicks OffNational School Choice allows parents to see all the different education options out there for their child.
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  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
News

Lawyer: Attempted Kidnap Suspect Needs Treatment

Lawyer: Attempted Kidnap Suspect Needs TreatmentA suspect says an attempted kidnapping suspect doesn't belong in jail.
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  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Health

Health Professionals Advise Being Vigilant Against Flu

Health Professionals Advise Being Vigilant Against FluThe number of flu deaths in the state have doubled the total number of flu deaths in last years flu season.
  • Health
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago