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Education

SC Schools Show Improvement on Federal Report Cards

SC Schools Show Improvement on Federal Report CardsMajority of schools show passing grades on Federal report cards.
  • Education
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Midlands

Sheheen, Haley Spar Over Campaign Aid

Sheheen, Haley Spar Over Campaign AidSen. Vincent Sheheen and Gov. Nikki Haley are sparring over the issue of campaign contributions.
  • Midlands
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Midlands

Candidates For SC's Top Educator Position To Debate

Candidates For SC's Top Educator Position To DebateThe two major party candidates to be South Carolina's top educator are debating on statewide television.
  • Midlands
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Midlands

SC State Fair Attracts Nearly 475,000

SC State Fair Attracts Nearly 475,000Organizers say nearly 475,000 people attended the South Carolina State Fair this year, the second-largest ever.
  • Midlands
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Crime

Deputies: Woman Arrested For Severely Beating Child

Deputies: Woman Arrested For Severely Beating ChildLexington Deputies arrested a woman they say severely whipped an elementary school-aged child on multiple occasions.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
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
  • 1 week 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
  • 1 week 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
  • 1 week, 1 day 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, 1 day 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, 1 day 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, 2 days 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, 3 days 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, 3 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, 3 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, 3 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, 6 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, 6 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
  • 2 weeks, 1 day 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, 1 day 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
  • Midlands
  • 2 weeks, 2 days 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, 2 days 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, 5 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, 6 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, 6 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, 6 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, 6 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
  • 3 weeks ago