Thursday Apr 17
DSS Director Admits Turnover Trouble at Richlanda
We've heard complaint after complaint, and now the State Director of Department of Social Services has admitted there's trouble at the DSS office in Richland County.
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Thursday Apr 17
South Carolina Lawyers Weekly
Lawyers on the Move
Turner Padget Graham & Laney announced that Langdon Cheves III and Rhame B. "Chip" Cannon have joined the firm.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
The Rivers Issue
Canine on the side lines of the Millrace Massacre on the Lower Saluda River in January.
Norwalk Citizen News
Social services head says she won't step down
The director of South Carolina's Department of Social Services said Wednesday that she wouldn't step down from the agency, saying she feels she has more work to accomplish.
Post and Courier
DSS director begins her testimony over shortfalls
The embattled director of the state Department of Social Services is testifying before a Senate panel this morning, over reports of shortfalls at the agency by former staffers.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Drug trafficking arrest leads to 4 other arrests
Sheriff's Deputies say the arrest of a man on drug trafficking charge led to the arrest of several others on similar charges.
Victim of Fatal Hit & Run Identified
Columbia, SC - Richland County Coroner Gary Watts has identified the victim of a fatal hit and run from Saturday.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
2 pedestrians killed in Richland, Lexington
A woman was killed by a car that left the scene on Leesburg Road in Hopkins shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday.
Post and Courier
Richland County authorities searching for driver in fatal hit-and-run
Authorities are looking for the driver who ran over and killed a pedestrian in Richland County and then drove away.
Pedestrian Killed in Hit and Run
Richland County, SC --- South Carolina Highway Patrol says a driver who hit and killed a pedestrian then fled the scene.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Riverbanksa s 40-Year Celebration
On April 25 from 7 to 9:30 p.m., the Riverbanks Society, a nonprofit organization that provides campaign and promotional support for Riverbanks Zoo & Garden, will host a wine tasting in celebration of the zoo being open for 40 years.
Inmate charged with 2006 home invasion, murder
An inmate at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center already charged with a 2006 murder and armed robbery case has been charged with yet another murder and armed robbery case from 2006.
She Should Have Been Fired
I have the hives - h-i-v-e-s - and I don't know why. Three doctors, total sum $1,000.
Ex-Guard Sentenced to 2 Years in Inmate Assault
A former jail guard has been sentenced to two years in prison for his role in the assault of an inmate under his supervision.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Man accused in break-in at house under construction
Lexington County Sheriff James Metts says arrest warrants have been signed for James Edward Burgess, 46, of West Columbia.
Stolen Maxcy Gregg Park Statue Found
Maxcy Gregg Park Statue, Recovered in Lower Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott stated that on April 7, 2014 a Deputy patrolling Lower Richland County Richland County, SC - Richland County deputies have found a statue that had been taken from Maxcy Gregg Park in Columbia.
SC Gop Requests Un-Redacted Rich. Co. Electiona
Some who live in Richland County say it will take consistency with elections to regain the public's trust.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Historic Columbia to hold Galleries and Gardens/Prideful Possessions
Pack your lunch and come at the Robert Mills House for a special tour of Prideful Possessions: A South Carolina Silver Sampler.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Boil Water Advisory Issued in Richland County
Customers in these areas are asked to vigorously boil their water for at least one full minute prior to drinking or cooking.
Sources: Circuit Court To Dismiss Bobby Harrell Case
S.C. circuit court judge Casey Manning will dismiss a public corruption case against embattled House Speaker Bobby Harrell - referring the case back to the S.C. General Assembly's notoriously corrupt "ethics" committees, sources tell FITS.