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Sheriff Leon Lott gets a new title

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott became commander of the South Carolina State Guard. The South Carolina State Guard is deployed by the Governor primarily for disaster response. SCSG traces it lineage to 1670.

Al Qaeda suicide bomber crashes into SC governor candidate John Warren's Marine base in Iraq

Candidate for SC governor, John Warren was deployed in Iraq when, on April 17, 2006, a suicide bomber drove a dump truck packed with explosives into a Marine base near Ramadi, Iraq.