U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, a Democratic presidential primary candidate, appeared at the King at the Dome event on Jan. 18, 2016. Two other Democratic hopefuls, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, also were to attend the the annual Martin Luther King Jr. observance. Started in 2000 to protest the Confederate flag flying on the State House dome, King Day has drawn as many as 50,000 participants and as few as 1,000.
Bernie Sanders at King Day At The Dome 2016
Ret. Gen. Steve Siegfried to veterans on Memorial Day: "You won your war!"
Tree falls on charity home established by TV personality Leeza Gibbons
What are you doing at Soda City Market today?
Harry Mashburn talks about retiring
Malfunction Junction tops county's list for most traffic accidents in 2016
Richland County deputy saves infant from choking to death
Tornado hits Prosperity South Carolina neighborhood
Tornado damage in Prosperity SC
Sheriff Lee Foster says tornado has hit in same area for years
Rebecca Ammons heard the storm coming and hunkered down inside as a tornado tore her roof off
Many veterans and civilians in the Midlands spent part of their day visiting the South Carolina Memorial Park in Columbia. A ceremony was held there and Ret. Gen. Steve Siegfried was the speaker. Siegfried was a former commanding general at Fort Jackson.
Columbia's Main Street is packed with music, art, food, fresh vegetables and people at the Soda City Market every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. If you're not going, you're missing out on a 'something for everyone' weekly event. On May 27, 2017, we ask people "What are you doing at Soda City Market today?"
S. Kilbourne Elementary principal Samantha Carlisle praised Richland County deputy and school resource officer Darlene Crawford for her reaction and training in saving a child from choking. Felicia Jeter held her son Kaleb Price as she recalled the ordeal.
The Midlands chapter of Indivisible, a loose affiliation of activist groups that have sprung up nationwide in the Trump era. The movement takes its name from the Indivisible Guide, a document by former Democratic congressional staffers outlining strategies on how to engage with local members of Congress to oppose Trump’s Washington agenda.
New details of charges against Lexington Republican Rep. Rick Quinn were revealed Tuesday when he went before a judge for a bond hearing. In a generally worded indictment filed on May 16, Quinn was accused of taking $4.5 million in money from “lobbyists’ principals” or professional associations and trade groups from 2010 to this year and failing to report the income.
In this video provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, an unidentifiable shrimper is hoisted up by a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter based out of Air Station Savannah. The crew rescued four boaters Wednesday after their 80-foot fishing vessel Gracie Bell, became disabled two miles east of Pritchards Island.