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Midlands

Amazon Launches Holiday Hiring Spree: 80,000 Openings

Amazon Launches Holiday Hiring Spree: 80,000 OpeningsThis year, Amazon.com says they're adding an unprecedented 80,000 seasonal positions to meed increased customer demand.
  • Midlands
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Midlands

Wilson: SC Same Sex Marriage Decision May Take Months

Wilson: SC Same Sex Marriage Decision May Take MonthsAttorney General Alan Wilson says any final decision on the legality of gay marriage in the state could be months away.
  • Midlands
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Crime

Burglary, Chase End With Suspect Tased

Burglary, Chase End With Suspect TasedNewberry County Deputies say Christopher Shirey robbed a store, led them on a chase before being tased.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
News

The Judge Who Make Will Make SC Marriage Decision

The Judge Who Make Will Make SC Marriage DecisionMarriage Case Judge Childs Known as Hard Worker
  • News
  • 1 week ago
Midlands

Sen. Scott Helping Train Vets For Civilian Jobs

Sen. Scott Helping Train Vets For Civilian JobsU.S. Senator Tim Scott is launching an initiative he hopes will help veterans find work in the civilian world.
  • Midlands
  • 1 week ago
Midlands

VP Biden in Columbia Today For Two Events

VP Biden in Columbia Today For Two EventsVice President Joe Biden is continuing his midterm election campaigning, returning to South Carolina today.
  • Midlands
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Midlands

President of Area Junior Achievement Board Resigns

President of Area Junior Achievement Board ResignsStephanie Stuckey, President of Junior Achievement of Central South Carolina, has stepped down.
  • Midlands
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Midlands

SC State Steps Up Security Training After January Shooting

SC State Steps Up Security Training After January ShootingSCSU has made changes to their security after January's deadly shooting on campus.
  • Midlands
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Local

Hutto, Ravenel Meeting In Debate For Graham's Seat

Hutto, Ravenel Meeting In Debate For Graham's SeatTwo candidates seeking the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Lindsey Graham will debate, without Graham's participation
  • Local
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Traffic

I-95 Interchange Work Starts Near Santee

I-95 Interchange Work Starts Near SanteeAn interchange on Interstate 95 in Orangeburg County is being closed while improvements are made to the highway.
  • Traffic
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Midlands

Petition Drive Starts For S.C. Recall Elections

Petition Drive Starts For S.C. Recall ElectionsA petition drive to convince state lawmakers to allow recall elections is attracting interest from voters, but lawmakers say they are wary of such proposals.
  • Midlands
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Crime

Bishopville Woman Sentenced For Stabbing Neighbor

Bishopville Woman Sentenced For Stabbing NeighborA Bishopville woman was sentenced to 30 years in prison for stabbing her 81-year-old neighbor to death.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Local

Blood Moon Seen Across the Midlands

Blood Moon Seen Across the MidlandsPeople across the Midlands viewed the Blood Moon, the last full lunar eclipse of 2014
  • Local
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Midlands

SC Gay Marriage Supporters Set To Rally at Statehouse

SC Gay Marriage Supporters Set To Rally at StatehouseGroups that want gay marriage in South Carolina are making their case today at Noon at the Statehouse.
  • Midlands
  • 2 weeks ago
Midlands

Federal Judge Wants Briefs in SC Gay Marriage Case

Federal Judge Wants Briefs in SC Gay Marriage CaseA Federal judge in Columbia has requested briefs be filed from attorneys for a same sex couple and the state's attory
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  • 2 weeks ago
Midlands

Silent Witness Observance Today at State House

Silent Witness Observance Today at State HouseA ceremony on the steps of the Statehouse in Columbia is remembering the victims of domestic violence in South Carolina.
  • Midlands
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Crime

Chaplain Accused of Bringing Contraband to Prison

Chaplain Accused of Bringing Contraband to PrisonA prison chaplain is being accused of trying to bring contraband into the Lee Correctional Institution.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
On Your Side

Audit: Excessive Caseloads, Unreported Child Deaths

Audit: Excessive Caseloads, Unreported Child DeathsInside the audit: 152 Child Deaths Went Unreported to SLED
  • On Your Side
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Midlands

RCSD Searching For Missing Teen Mom, Baby

RCSD Searching For Missing Teen Mom, BabyA teen mother was reported missing after leaving her residence with her 10-month-old baby Thursday.
  • Midlands
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Life

UofSC Hosts Symposium On History Of Radio & TV

UofSC Hosts Symposium On History Of Radio & TVUSC hosts a symposium on the history of radio and the impact of media on society.
  • Life
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Midlands

DSS Detailing $6.4M Hiring Plan to Senators

DSS Detailing $6.4M Hiring Plan to SenatorsSC's Department of Social Services plans to add 221 employees to alleviate caseworker overloads.
  • Midlands
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Crime

Former Economic Development Director Charged With Tax Evasion

Former Economic Development Director Charged With Tax EvasionThe one-time economic development director for Columbia was arrested on multiple counts of income and property tax evasion.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
On Your Side

State Gets $450,000 To Help Homeless Vets

State Gets $450,000 To Help Homeless VetsSC is receiving almost $450,000 to help dozens of homeless veterans in the state find permanent housing.
  • On Your Side
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Crime

Second Victim Claims Man Knowingly Exposed Her to HIV

Second Victim Claims Man Knowingly Exposed Her to HIVSumter Police say a second victim claims Montie Ray Davis knowingly exposed them to HIV.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Crime

Gag Order Granted in Case of 5 Children Found Dead

Gag Order Granted in Case of 5 Children Found DeadJudge grants gag order in Timothy Ray Jones case. Jones is accused of killing his 5 children.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Midlands

SLED Refuses To Release Bobby Harrell Mug Shot

SLED Refuses To Release Bobby Harrell Mug ShotSLED is refusing to release the photograph of suspended House Speaker Bobby Harrell taken as he was fingerprinted and processed after his court appearance this week.
  • Midlands
  • 3 weeks ago
Local

SCDNR Conducting Survey Of Illegal Buoys

SCDNR Conducting Survey Of Illegal BuoysThe state Department of Natural Resources is beginning a statewide survey to identify illegal buoys in South Carolina's waterways.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks ago