Top 10 videos of 2014 on thestate.com
1. Sept 4 Groubert traffic stopWhen a motorist was stopped for a seat belt violation and was shot by a S.C. Highway Patrolman, the patrol car's dashcam captured it all.
2. Aggie Yell Practice in Gamecock CountryThe midnight yell tradition of Texas A&M fans took place at the S.C. Statehouse and generated plenty of interest from Aggies and Gamecocks alike.
3. Surveillance video released by the Richland County Sheriff's DepartmentA controversial arrest by Richland County Sheriff';s deputies was recorded on surveillance video.
4. Soldier Santa SurpriseThis video of a returning soldier who dressed as Santa to surprise his kids at a school gathering went viral.
5. AttemptedRobberyAnother surveillance video that didn't show much, but generated a lot of interest.
6. B-17 Sponosred by The Liberty Foundation visits ColumbiaIn this short, the B-17 used in the filming of "The Memphis Belle" visited Columbia and flew around the city.
7. The James Brown MansionA video tour of The James Brown mansion released as a new biopic of the Beech Island hit the theaters.
8. Comments about Timothy Ray Jones, JrA press conference by defense lawyers defending the Red Bank father accused of killing his five children.
9. Hugo 1989On the 25th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo, The State photography staff remembers what it was like to cover one of South Carolina's largest disasters.
10. On the TrailTen-hut! This video showcases drill sergeants at Ft. Jackson as the base celebrates the 50th anniversary of the program.