The Pennsylvania grand jury report that details decades of sexual abuse & cover ups by the state’s Catholic church named a former Charleston priest. Allegations were levied at Robert Spangenberg, a Charleston priest from 1990 to 1992
South Carolina Gamecocks football coach Will Muschamp explained who would kick and punt for his team if the 2018 season started on Saturday. Shi Smith, Nick Harvey, Bryan Edwards have been at punt returner.
Tri-County Electric’s customers — including hundreds who had never attended a co-op meeting — came from six counties to St. Matthews Saturday morning to overthrow a part-time board that had paid itself more than three times the national average, including health insurance plans and expensive perks.
12 Springs Church in West Columbia on Leaphart Road lost all its music equipment in an apparent robbery. Nonetheless, worship services have gone on. Trailer theft is a problem in SC. The congregation refrains from spite or anger.
Lexington County police arrested a man after receiving video of him allegedly beating a dog in front of his wife and child. Mark Anthony Rice of South Congaree is charged with animal cruelty. He could face 5 years in prison, police say.
Former employees accuse the owner of Moosehead Saloon of firing the majority of his black staff because too many African Americans were in the bar. The allegation followed a dress code incident at the Five Points bar.
The Comet bus system in Columbia, SC, is offering shuttle rides to the Beyonce and Jay-Z concert at Williams-Brice Stadium Tuesday, Aug, 21. There will be two pick-up/drop-off sites in the Vista district downtown.
Somewhat surprised to be in a GOP primary runoff for a state Senate seat, two candidates offer Republican voters a sharp contrast in who they want as their party’s nominee for a Columbia-area Senate seat.
A last-minute effort by Tri-County Electric’s embattled board to fire the co-op’s chief executive and top attorney was thwarted Friday by a judge’s restraining order protecting the executives from retaliation.
A senator is outraged a pollution hot spot, created by a uranium spill, won’t be cleaned up for 40 years at the Westinghouse nuclear fuel factory. He says regulators should have told the public about the leak.
The coroner released the name of a man who died as the result of being struck by a car. Marvin Bostic died from blunt trauma to the upper torso an autopsy revealed, Coroner Gary Watts said. The accident happened on O’Neil Court
Santee Cooper is delaying its board meeting because of questions about who is chairman of the embattled state-owned utility. Gov. Henry McMaster has named an ally as chairman. But the state Senate has sued.
Less than two years after opening, Persona Pizza has closed on Main Street in downtown Columbia, leaving no area locations of the restaurant in the Midlands and only three locations remaining nationwide, in Texas and California.
More than 1,000 customers showed up Saturday morning for a vote on whether to fire Tri-County Electric Cooperative's board. Records showed the board members had spent thousands on committee meetings and bonuses.
The Lexington County Sheriff's Office says a trailer full of music equipment was stolen from 12 Springs Church of West Columbia on Leaphart Road. The robbery took place sometime between August 5 and 12.
The St. Peter’s Catholic Church sanctuary is being refurbished, and the work includes a new ceiling. An artist who painted images on the ceiling 17 years ago has found a new way to apply the images this time.
First residential development opens at BullStreet in Columbia SC, on the site of the former S.C. State Hospital. The luxury townhomes sell for as much as $500,000. More senior living units and condos are coming.