The Fairfield County School District board agreed Tuesday to give all full-time employees, including teachers, a bonus in December, if they stick around or come work in the district. The bonuses are aimed at curbing a growing teacher shortage in South Carolina.
South Carolinians gathered at Zion Baptist Church Monday to honor the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. before marching to the SC State House in Columbia for the 19th annual King Day at the Dome rally.
The 19th annual King Day at the Dome rally by the SC NAACP at the SC State House. 2 potential candidates for president — Sens. Cory Booker and Bernie Sanders — speak at the Martin Luther King Day event to reach African-American voters
In a study examining school quality, achievement gaps and educational attainment, South Carolina was ranked one of the least educated states in America. It was ranked No. 42, beating out Alabama, Mississippi and West Virginia.
Allen University in Columbia, SC, is renovating Waverly Hospital and adding an annex named after Sen. Clementa Pinckney. It will also memorialize the 9 victims of the 2015 shooting at Emanuel AME in Charleston, SC
A SC man was charged with voyeurism after taking pictures of a woman in a dressing room and was identified as an employee of Yankees affiliate Charleston River Dogs by a business card, Mount Pleasant Police say.
The privately owned, 28-acre Juniper Level Botanic Garden, renowned among lovers of rare and unusual plants from around the world, will become a satellite to N.C. State University's JC. Raulston Arboretum if promoters can raise enough of an endowment.
One by one, the prosecutor clicked through dozens of photos of the woman's body, showing the jury what EMTs and deputies saw on a warm evening in May 2015 after her husband called 911 and said she'd hanged herself with a garden hose.
Thirteen rural school districts — with less than 1,500 students each — have been ID’d by SC officials as candidates to merge or combine services, a move lawmakers are looking at amid talks on school reform.
Treva Jones, a born storyteller, virtuosic news reporter and historian to a generation of Raleigh Times and News & Observer readers and staff writers, died Friday at 73. She would have advance-written this obit had she imagined her passing to be news.
SC politician James Clyburn, US House Majority Whip, says “Until the President releases his hostages – federal workers and the American people – there will be no negotiation,” after Trump’s border wall proposal.
U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., has scheduled a visit to Columbia, SC on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 as part of her 2020 presidential campaign exploratory committee, and will appear at Columbia College.