Gov. McMaster asks Congress for $220 million for SC disaster aid

S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster joined governors from four states in requesting federal disaster aid in a letter to congressional budget writers. The letter, sent Wednesday, follows McMaster’s February request to President Donald Trump to include $5 billion for S.C. roads and bridges in his transportation infrastructure plan.

Stop coronating candidates; let voters elect them instead

In order to be elected, your name has to be on the ballot, and someone has to vote for you. That’s how it works everywhere in our state, except in towns and cities. Under an almost-certainly unconstitutional state law that has been on the books since 2003, municipal elections must be called off and the one candidate declared elected when only one person files for a council seat.

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Runaway Runway features fashion creations using reused materials

Local designers will re-fashion post-consumer materials into wearable, runway-ready designs and vie for the grand Bruce Baer Award during Runaway Runway. The fashion will be shown Saturday, April 29 at the Columbia Museum of Art.
Courtesy of Wade Sellers
Runaway Runway features fashion creations using reused materials 1:26

Runaway Runway features fashion creations using reused materials

Submitted video: Aiken County residents tired of megafarms crop-dusting 1:27

Submitted video: Aiken County residents tired of megafarms crop-dusting

Frank Martin on South Carolina basketball Leaders emerging next year 2:45

Frank Martin on South Carolina basketball Leaders emerging next year

Dash and Body cam helped clear officers in Sumter shooting 1:30

Dash and Body cam helped clear officers in Sumter shooting