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Gamecock hope fills Pigskin Poets event

Elliott Fry ripped through the paper banner with a flying kick, leading his teammates into the gym. The mostly freshmen players that followed him needed to get used to it anyway – in a month, they’ll be coming through the tunnel at Vanderbilt about to start the 2016 season.

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Trash collection change for Irmo-St. Andrews moves forward

Curbside trash pickup in three dozen neighborhoods in the Irmo-St. Andrews area is on the verge of becoming standard instead of optional. A one-year test of the change for homes on the north side of the lower Saluda River and Lake Murray won tentative approval Tuesday from Lexington County Council.

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Photos: Fort Jackson memorial

Scenes Friday at Fort Jackson as soldiers pay their respects during a memorial service at Fort Jackson for Sgt. 1st Class Jonathon Prins. Prins and Sgt. 1st Class Charles Judge Jr. were shot and killed at a Chapin bar when they attempted to help a woman who was being attacked

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Boaters honor soldiers killed at Chapin bar

More than 100 gather to honor the bravery of Charles Judge Jr., and Jonathon Prins, who were killed Sunday while protecting a woman who was being attacked.
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Boaters honor soldiers killed at Chapin bar 1:47

Boaters honor soldiers killed at Chapin bar

Drill Sergeant honored at Fort Jackson Memorial 1:26

Drill Sergeant honored at Fort Jackson Memorial

Why I'm a Cop 1:21

Why I'm a Cop

Deputy plays basketball with kids, explains why he became a cop 1:06

Deputy plays basketball with kids, explains why he became a cop