Templeton joins SC revenue agency as consultant

Five months after leaving as director of the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control, Catherine Templeton is working at the state Department of Revenue as a technology-security consultant.

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The rise of A.C. Flora High School

State athletic championships. Most challenging high school accolades. The state’s largest IB programs. Over the past year – and the past decade – the Richland 1 school has raised the bar to become one of the district’s and state’s standout high schools.

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Graham returns to his roots to say he’ll run for president + VIDEO

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham's boyhood friends remember the once-scrawny kid who warmed the bench at high-school football games and lived with his family at the back of its liquor store, beer joint and pool hall. It was a hardscrabble childhood. But Graham will return those roots, in the tiny town of Upstate, to tell his closest friends and supporters Monday that he will run for president.

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Volvo CEO: Plant to start hiring in 2017 (+ video)

Last summer, when Volvo executives were considering South Carolina for their first American plant – a $500 million behemoth which promises to eventually employ 4,000 people – they talked with what may seem like an unlikely adviser. They visited their competitors, BMW.