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  • Purple martins flock to Lake Monticello (not Lake Murray) this summer

    The annual return of purple martins to roosts in the Midlands appears to have a twist this year, as many more of the birds head to Lake Monticello rather than to the long-established main roost at Bomb Island on Lake Murray. 33 minutes ago

  • 'Most wanted' suspect who led deputies on Rock Hill manhunt found in creek

    One of Lexington County’s “most wanted” suspects was found hiding in a creek holding his breath underwater Friday evening after leading York County Sheriff’s deputies on an hours-long manhunt in the Rock Hill area that required K9 units and a helicopter... 2 hours ago

  • Editor of Encyclopedia of Hinduism, popular USC professor dies

    Word that University of South Carolina religion professor Hal W. French had died first started circulating on social media, and by Friday afternoon, a torrent of praise washed over the campus for a “kind and gentle” man who changed students’ lives... 8 minutes ago


Heads up! Supermoon coming Saturday; 3 this summer

The full moon on Saturday will appear to be unusually big. In fact, it will be a "supermoon...

LeBron James returns to Cavs: 'I'm coming home'

If LeBron James was going to win another NBA title, heal broken hearts and continue building his...