On Day 2 of ex-Rep. Jim Harrison’s corruption trial, testimony centered on ”Team Quinn” and “the Quinndom” as prosecutors tried to make the case the Columbia Republican took money to influence legislation.
In what has become the most expensive statewide race in S.C. history, Republican Gov. Henry McMaster holds a fundraising edge over Democrat James Smith with about two weeks to go until the Nov. 6 election.
Can I still vote in SC if I haven’t voted in a while? How do I check my voter registration? South Carolina moves inactive voters off the rolls, but there is an easy fix if you’re worried about your vote.
Sea Pines residents have installed a memorial plaque and tree in memory of Cassandra Cline, who was killed by an alligator on Hilton Head Island, S.C., while walking her dog near a lagoon by a golf course.
Farrah Turner, an investigator with the Florence County Sheriff’s Office, died almost 3 weeks after an ambush wounded five other officers and killed another. Frederick Hopkins faces charges in the shooting.
Security cameras show a teacher at Goose Creek Elementary School in South Carolina dragging and kicking a student, police say. The teacher has been fired, but police will not seek criminal charges in the case.
Wayland Brown, a former Catholic priest in the Savannah, GA, area, pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting boys in Jasper County, South Carolina, in the 1970s and ‘80s. He was sentenced to 20 years in prison Tuesday.
The Chapel Hill Town Council will talk about appointing a task force to consider the options and cost of turning the longtime Varsity movie theater into a performing arts center. The theater is not for sale yet.
The ex-South Carolina governor spoke at the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, an event that raises money for impoverished children. Haley joked she was invited because they wanted an Indian woman, but Sen. Warren failed her DNA test.