Legislator calls for embattled Rec Commission director, some board members to quit

State Rep. Mia McLeod called Monday for the resignation of the Richland County Recreation Commission’s embattled executive director and five board members “who support him.” The Richland Democrat said their resignations are necessary to regain the public’s trust amid ongoing state and federal law enforcement investigations into corruption at the office, and given civil lawsuits accusing director James Brown III of sexual harassment and other improper behavior.

Would-be juror wears Confederate flag shirt to court; judge says it's OK

A prospective juror wore a Confederate flag with the words “If this flag offends you, you need a history lesson” on it to court in York County, SC. A lawyer wanted her struck from service but a judge ruled she could stay, and a legal expert said that the flag itself doesn’t disqualify someone wearing it from jury service.

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How Rico McWilliams' departure affects South Carolina's secondary

South Carolina coach Will Muschamp explains how the defensive back rotation will work minus a veteran player.
How Rico McWilliams' departure affects South Carolina's secondary 0:43

How Rico McWilliams' departure affects South Carolina's secondary

RB Wayne Gallman says Clemson embraces role of being a target 2:51

RB Wayne Gallman says Clemson embraces role of being a target

Clemson's Deshaun Watson: 'No pressure for me, this team' 5:35

Clemson's Deshaun Watson: 'No pressure for me, this team'

Muschamp: Every opening game brings unique challenges 1:05

Muschamp: Every opening game brings unique challenges