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In order to solve the traffic problems at Coligny, why not this solution: Instead of using the newly acquired Office Park Road land to build a University of South Carolina Beaufort campus, why not create beach parking with free shuttle service to the Coligny area? The shuttles could be privately run or publicly run and operate on a set schedule, ... (more)
The state of South Carolina is represented by a variety of symbols, emblems and icons - the most recent being the Columbian mammoth, which the legislature approved as the state fossil in May. Other state symbols include the Carolina wren as the state bird, boiled peanuts as the state snack food and amethyst as the state gem.
The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage today, clearing the way for a similar ruling on the ban in South Carolina.
Chas Rampenthal, LegalZoom's general counsel, has helped the firm prevail against lawsuits brought by several states.
The term 'high performance home' may conjure images of high-tech computerized houses, but high performance homes aren't futuristic at all.
Forecasters say heat index values as high as 110 degrees are possible because of temperatures in the mid- to upper-90s and high humidity.
"Drop all your worries about authenticity," he said toward the end of his closing set at Saturday's portion of the Newport Folk Festival.
Debra Harrell was criminalized for letting her kid play in the park. Her real crime: Being a poor, black woman When Debra Harrell allowed her 9-year-old daughter to play in a park unattended on July 1, the 46-year-old South Carolina mother did not abandon her child, as some provocative headlines would have readers believe, nor did she carelessly ... (more)
A Saint Helena woman, Ebony Jenkins, 25, has died after a single vehicle collision took place around 1:00 a.m. at Airport Circle and U.S. 21 in Beaufort on Saturday, July 26th.
Trailer: 'Get on Up': 'Get on Up' offers a fun, fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of James Brown.
Whether it is the result of court decisions, acts by elected officials, or bureaucrats who make decisions such as charging the public high prices to copy public records, people acting in the name of government are taking actions that keep the public in the dark.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is leading the Democratic pack among this state's voters, according to a new Palmetto Politics poll, while former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is receiving the most love here on the GOP side.
Gov, Nikki Haley is planning to meet with leaders of Atlantic Beach, two months after she said the beach town's biker rally had to end following a Memorial Day shooting rampage in which three people were killed.
One of the best writers of his generation, Pat Conroy, was Grand Marshal of the parade on Saturday.
The View From Here: Christmas hymn of the Tiger Brother "Last year, I sabotaged not just a family tradition but the longest friendship I've had."
South Carolina Democrats plan a weekend of knocking on doors and talking to voters just 100 days before the November elections.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:46 am
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