McMaster asks Trump official to release SC from ID law

S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster met with Trump administration officials this weekend to discuss the state’s need for money to help repair its roads and to ask for a break on a federal ID law threatening South Carolinians’ ability to travel and gain access to federal facilities.

A better way to pick our judges

Now that we’ve finished the latest round of weary judicial candidates filling the SC State House lobby for several weeks in an attempt to get enough legislative votes to win election to the bench, it’s a good time to examine what we get right in selecting our judges, what we get wrong and what we can do to improve the system.

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Muschamp, Staley help out at city basketball tournament

South Carolina coaches Will Muschamp and Dawn Staley work with teams from the Columbia Police Department and Richland County Sheriff's Department during a Black History Month event.
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Muschamp, Staley help out at city basketball tournament 1:22

Muschamp, Staley help out at city basketball tournament

Nick theater vigil honors gun violence victims ahead of documentary screening 1:16

Nick theater vigil honors gun violence victims ahead of documentary screening

SC National Guard unit deploys to Eastern Europe 1:03

SC National Guard unit deploys to Eastern Europe

USC pitcher Adam Hill recaps controversial play 0:49

USC pitcher Adam Hill recaps controversial play

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