S.C. lawmakers aim to pass a bond bill in 2019 to address years of deferred maintenance at the state’s buildings and colleges. But Gov. Henry McMaster could veto the borrowing if he wins a new term in November.
A 17-year-old was hospitalized after he was bitten by two snakes while mowing a Jacksonville, Florida lawn. The teen said doctors think the bites were from rattlesnakes but venom never entered his body.
One person was killed and 4 others, including a teenage driver were injured when a pickup crashed into a building in Bamberg County, SC, early Saturday, July 14, 2018, according to the SC Highway Patrol.
The historic South Carolina church where nine African-American worshippers were slain has released plans for a memorial centered around a marble fountain flanked by massive stone benches that evoke angel wings.
President Trump’s choice to be the next associate justice on the Supreme Court was tasked with deciding the fate of the controversial S.C. voter ID law in 2012. Brett Kavanaugh ruled on the law while a judge.
After vetoing $16 million for health care, a move aimed at defunding Planned Parenthood, Gov. Henry McMaster orders S.C.’s health agency to use leftover money to cover the health care costs of low-income South Carolinians.
SCANA said Friday it would launch its own investigation into whether its board and top executives mismanaged a failed nuclear construction project. It has added two new board members to conduct the inquiry.
A Hilton Head, SC alligator was spotted on video eating a shark on Friday July 7, 2018 in Skull Creek saltwater near Hudson’s. New studies show that gators are adapting to saltwater more and the predators could have more interactions.
Federal student loan interest rates have risen to their highest levels since 2010, increasing for both graduates and undergraduates. Student loan debt has exceeded $1.5 trillion and is preventing recent graduates from buying homes.
An Army Ranger and South Carolina native was killed in combat in Afghanistan on Thursday. Sgt. 1st Class Christopher A. Celiz, of Summerville, died during a combat operation as part of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel.