Richland 1 trustees voted Friday night to hire Craig Witherspoon as the districts superintendent, even as controversy swirled about him and another of the three top finalists and some parents sought to delay the vote.
A Columbia woman who admitted shooting a former boyfriend in her apartment at 2807 Schoolhouse Road on Feb. 21 acted in self defense and will not be charged at this time, Columbia police chief Skip Holbrook said in a news release.
Absentee ballots in the Lexington County sheriffs race can be cast from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at the county election office. Meet the candidates, INSIDE.
Bordering on dysfunction, Congress passed a one-week bill late Friday night to avert a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department, as leaders in both political parties quelled a revolt by House conservatives furious that the measure left...
Robert Smalls was born a slave. Before he died at his Beaufort home 100 years ago this month...
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Several people were arrested in Aiken County after deputies discovered food stamp fraud and a large illegal drug distribution operation at a convenience store.