Antibiotics could decrease bone density, according to a study from the Medical University of South Carolina. Researchers found antibiotics killed gut bacteria in mice, which disrupted communications with bones
The Confederate flag taken down from the South Carolina State House is on display at the Confederate Relic Room and Military museum. It was removed by Gov. Nikki Haley in 2015 after the Charleston massacre.
The temperature dropped overnight in the Midlands, and that could have caused some roads to become icy. Police are cautioning drivers to be careful. One Lexington driver already lost control of their car.
A teenager with autism returned home safe late Monday after being gone for days following an argument with h is mother. Fort Mill police say 16-year-old David Morrison who attends Nation Ford High was not hurt.
Lexington County Sheriff’s Department is looking for the person who left a plump, black pig in the parking lot of animal services last week. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Sgt. Ben Treaster.
More than 400 residents of Columbia’s Allen Benedict Court were ordered to leave their units last week after multiple gas leaks were discovered. Riverside Community Church is collecting gift cards to help.
The lunar eclipse happens on Jan. 20 and in Columbia, South Carolina between 9:30 p.m. and 1 a.m. The lunar eclipse reaches totality near 12 a.m. Super Blood Wolf Moon refers to certain nicknames & conditions
As the IFBA South Carolina pinball championship approaches the state has seen growth in the pinball scene. The Palmetto Pinball Club and Firefly Toys and Games help lead the growth which has been seen nationally
Nikki Haley’s daughter Rena Haley is running for Clemson University student body vice president. Rena Haley is a junior nursing major and is running alongside junior biological sciences major Collin Huskey.
Two Chapin-area elementary schools have filled to capacity, bringing Lexington-Richland 5 leaders to declare an “enrollment freeze” at Chapin Elementary. Last year, Lake Murray Elementary was put on a freeze.
Gov. Henry McMaster has named Maj. Gen. Van McCarty as South Carolina’s new adjutant general. McCarty, an Iraq and Afghanistan veteran, replaces Maj. Gen. Robert Livingston, who has served as AG since 2011.
Furloughed TSA employees, working without pay, at Columbia’s airport received a donation of food from Harvest Hope Food Bank. The donation comes after TSA agents donated more food than any federal agency last year.
New luxury apartments by Capitol Places in downtown Columbia SC, just blocks from Main Street, will be available to lease in February 2019. They feature a pool and fitness center and rent for $950-$2,100.
Two bodies were found in what was thought to be a motor vehicle accident, but the dead men were discovered to have been shot and now two men are charged with murder, the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office said.
Richland County Council is once again taking its annual retreat in downtown Charleston, SC, at a cost that could top $10,000. Its counterpart, Columbia City Council, held an in-town retreat off Farrow Road.