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Tech

SC Bill Would Encourage Investment in Wind Energy

SC Bill Would Encourage Investment in Wind EnergyA North Myrtle Beach lawmaker has pre-filed a bill in the General Assembly to encourage utilities to invest in offshore wind energy.
  • Tech
  • 17 hours, 33 minutes ago
News

Dead Horses Found in Laurens County

Dead Horses Found in Laurens CountyOfficials are investigating after a report of almost two dozen dead horses found in a ravine on a property in Laurens County.
  • News
  • 18 hours, 13 minutes ago
Money

Awesome Stocking Stuffers under $10

Awesome Stocking Stuffers under $10Awesome Stocking Stuffers under $10
  • Money
  • 20 hours, 58 minutes ago
Midlands

Committee Announces Govenor Haley's Inaugural Events

Committee Announces Govenor Haley's Inaugural EventsCommittee Announces Govenor Haley's Inaugural Events
  • Midlands
  • 22 hours, 53 minutes ago
Local

Lowcountry Organizing Ebola Relief Aid for Liberia

Lowcountry Organizing Ebola Relief Aid for LiberiaLowcountry Organizing Ebola Relief Aid for Liberia
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 18 minutes ago
Midlands

SC Food Banks to Receive Donation

SC Food Banks to Receive DonationWal-Mart to give $75,000 to SC Food Banks
  • Midlands
  • 23 hours, 46 minutes ago
Local

Police: Grandchild Fatally Shoots Charlotte Intruder

Police: Grandchild Fatally Shoots Charlotte IntruderThe grandfather of the 14-year-old said that the boy shot the intruder after "repeated pleas to stop".
  • Local
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Local

Metts Retires, Set to Enter Guilty Plea Agreement

Metts Retires, Set to Enter Guilty Plea AgreementA day before James Metts appears in federal court for a plea agreement; he has resigned as sheriff of Lexington County.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Local

More Waiting, Fines For Child Support System

More Waiting, Fines For Child Support SystemSouth Carolina is the only state in the country without the federally mandated system.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Crime

Intruder Gets Into School and Assaults Teacher

Intruder Gets Into School and Assaults TeacherA man who is infatuated with a teachers son, attacks her in her classroom after being let into the school.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Local

Bill Would Require USC, Clemson to Pay Football, Basketball Players

Bill Would Require USC, Clemson to Pay Football, Basketball PlayersThere's an ongoing debate nationwide about whether athletes should be paid the "full cost of attendance," but there's even debate about exactly what that is.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Local

Trooper: One Dead in Collision on Hwy 441

Trooper: One Dead in Collision on Hwy 441The driver of the car was killed. The driver of the dump truck was not injured.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Local

Vista Nightclub Forfeits Business License

Vista Nightclub Forfeits Business LicenseA nightclub in Columbia's Vista had forfeited its license, effectively shutting down operation of the business.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Politics

Committee Announces Gov. Haley's Inaugural Events

Committee Announces Gov. Haley's Inaugural EventsActivities surrounding Gov. Nikki Haley's swearing-in ceremony in January have been announced.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Politics

AP: Sanford Got Payouts from Lender

AP: Sanford Got Payouts from LenderAn Associated Press investigation has found that soon after taking office, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory and U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford of South Carolina accepted six-figure stock payouts from Tree.com.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham Considering Presidential Run

Sen. Lindsey Graham Considering Presidential RunRepublican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina says he is thinking about seeking his party's presidential nomination.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Local

Firefighter Charged with Criminal Domestic Violence

Firefighter Charged with Criminal Domestic ViolenceA City of Columbia firefighter is being accused of assaulting a woman at a nightclub.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Sheriff James Metts Informs Governor He is Retiring

Sheriff James Metts Informs Governor He is RetiringSuspended Sheriff James Metts sends Gov. Haley's office a letter notifying her that he is retiring immediately.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

Driver Pushing Car Out of Road Struck, Killed

Driver Pushing Car Out of Road Struck, KilledOne person has died after they were stuck by an SUV on highway 441 last week.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Crime Stoppers

Suspect Shoots Cars with Pellet Gun in NE Richland Co.

Suspect Shoots Cars with Pellet Gun in NE Richland Co.Richland County deputies are trying to find the person responsible for shooting at cars with a pellet gun in Northeast Richland County.
  • Crime Stoppers
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

Metts to Plead Guilty, Deal Calls for Probation

Metts to Plead Guilty, Deal Calls for ProbationSuspended Lexington County Sheriff James Metts has agreed to plead guilty in a bribery case involving protecting people in the country illegally from deportation.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
South Carolina Gamecocks

USC Baseball Coach Gets Extension

USC Baseball Coach Gets ExtensionUniversity of South Carolina Baseball Coach Chad Holbrook has gotten a two-year contract extension
  • South Carolina Gamecocks
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
News

Deputies: Man Came in School, Broke Teacher's Arm

Deputies: Man Came in School, Broke Teacher's ArmBond was set at $75,000 Tuesday for a man accused of assaulting a school teacher in the classroom..
  • News
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Local

$3,000 Reward Offered for Missing Man

$3,000 Reward Offered for Missing ManRichland County deputies say a $3,000 reward is being offered for information to help find a missing man.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Tech

Columbia Considers Pay by Phone Parking Service

Columbia Considers Pay by Phone Parking ServiceColumbia is considering allowing people to pay their parking meters by phone
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
South Carolina Gamecocks

Spurrier Forced to Put Out Recruiting Fires

Spurrier Forced to Put Out Recruiting FiresSouth Carolina officially began workouts in preparation for the Duck Commander Independence Bowl Monday.
  • South Carolina Gamecocks
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Local

Lexington Crews Battle Downtown Fire

Lexington Crews Battle Downtown FireLexington Crews Battle Downtown Fire
  • Local
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago