Former SC House speaker ordered to pay state $113,475

House panel rules Harrell could not use campaign money to pay his lawyers in criminal case

Former speaker pleaded guilty to six charges of misusing campaign money last year

Harrell says he was unaware of hearing, charges it was timed to conflict with birth of his . first grandchild

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Some S.C. students ride for 3 hours to and from school

Ten percent of S.C. school-bus routes last year were longer than 90 minutes one way, to and from school

S.C. law allows longer bus routes for rural, low-population areas

Lawmakers are reviewing bus routes after the S.C. Supreme Court ordered improvements to public education

Tevaughn Higgins threw for 404 yards and had accounted for six touchdowns in Lower Richland's win over Keenan.

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