While USC’s female Scholar-Athlete of the Year is set to graduate May 9 from USC with an undergraduate degree in English and a teaching job waiting for her in Florida, confidence was a long time coming to Adele Norton.
Midlands area charities are celebrating a banner year of fundraising in the second Midlands Give campaign. Unofficial totals for the 24-hour online fundraiser that begin at midnight Tuesday had topped $1.5 million by midnight Wednesday, more than doubling the $704,932 raised during last year’s inaugural effort.
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All but one S.C. lawmaker voted to oust S.C. State University’s trustees, but the board of the financially troubled school remains in place because legislators cannot agree on the number of interim trustees who should oversee the school or who should appoint them.