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1 hr ago | The Georgetown Times

City Council votes 'nay' to non partisan elections

Eileen Keithly/for South Strand News Citizen Richard Powers addresses the Georgetown City Council in favor of nonpartisan elections Thursday, during the public comment period.

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Related Topix: Georgetown (Washington, DC), US News

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Delaware County SPCA trying to save three day-old kittens saved in house fire

Three newborn kittens were rescued from a house fire and brought to the Delaware County SPCA by Chester Fire Commissioner James Johnson Three newborn kittens were rescued from a house fire and brought to the Delaware County SPCA by Chester Fire Commissioner James Johnson Three tiny kittens , so young that their umbilical cords are still attached, ... (more)

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SFGate

SC Bar Association fights back against attack ad

An ad attacking Democratic Sen. Vincent Sheheen 's work as a defense attorney has prompted the South Carolina Bar Association to fight back against what it calls an unfair smear of the legal profession that should have no place in the governor's race.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, South Carolina Government, Prison

WSOCTV

Ruling in favor of registered sex offender raises questions

Marjorie Carroll believes that once someone is on the sex offender register, that person should be listed there for life.

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City Limits

Child Welfare Effort Avoids Taking Kids from Home by Giving them One

Felicia, 15, says people tell her she and her dad argue like an old married couple.

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Related Topix: Parenting, Family

Daily Kos

Republican candidate in South Carolina wants to lead mass exodus from public schools

Ray Moore, Republican candidate for Lt. Governor in South Carolina, would like y'all to get serious and yank your kids out of the godless public schools.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, US News, Liberal Political News

KBTX-TV Bryan

SEC Network Debuts Commercials for Aggies, Other Schools

The SEC Network launches in four months, and the promotion for the new channel has begun, including a nod to Texas A&M.

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WMBF

Make-A-Wish walk to be held in Rock Hill

Make-A-Wish South Carolina will host its 2nd Annual Walk For Wishes at Cherry Park in Rock Hill, SC.

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Related Topix: Rock Hill, SC

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Post and Courier

Senator involved in DSS investigative panel calls for governor to remove agency head

A state Senator said the Department Social Services is in "complete meltdown" and called on the governor Tuesday to remove the head of the agency.

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Related Topix: Nikki Haley, US Governors, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

BleacherReport

10 Recruits Who Could Join 5-Star DE Shameik Blackshear at South Carolina

At 6'5" and 240 pounds, Blackshear is a dynamic speed-rusher off the edge who chases quarterbacks with quickness and athleticism.

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The Modesto Bee

Rep. Cobb-Hunter tries again for Eartha Kitt Day

Cobb-Hunter told The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg that declaring Jan. 21 "Eartha Kitt Day" will bring tourists to the state and spur economic development.

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WMBF

Nearly 50 arrested, 140+ chickens rescued from SC cockfighting bust

Nearly 50 people face criminal charges after South Carolina deputies raided a cockfight that drew people from across the state and North Carolina.

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Related Topix: Chesterfield County, SC, McBee, SC, Horry County, SC

Examiner.com

Beautiful upstate SC dog needs loving foster home during heartworm treatment

An upstate South Carolina dog is in need of donations for heartworm treatment, as well as a foster home, Facebook reported April 21. Jake was saved from the streets of Greenville by a wonderful family, who prevented him from being struck by a car.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

CNN

A new player steps into South Carolina governor's race

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, shown here at the 2012 Republican National Convention, is a GOP star but Tom Ervin calls her "a disaster."

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Related Topix: South Carolina Government, Nikki Haley, US Governors, US News, Asian-American, Indian-American, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics

WLTX-TV Columbia

Jim Gandy South Carolina Sierra Club 2013 Mediaa

WLTX's Jim Gandy received quite the award Monday evening. Jim was honored by the South Carolina Sierra Club as the 2013 media person of the year.

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Related Topix: George Mason University

WBTV

2nd candidate announces for Charleston mayor

Businessman John Tecklenburg announced his candidacy Monday for the 2015 election.

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ABC News 4 Charleston

Oral history helps recover past at SC plantation

South Carolina is holding its historic preservation conference in Columbia this week, and part of the discussion focuses on telling the stories of communities that seem to have vanished.

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Post and Courier

New, rural South Carolina signs will be put up this month

The first new state highway signs directing travelers to South Carolina's rural attractions or working farms will be installed near Columbia, on Wadmalaw Island and in Colleton County by month's end.

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Related Topix: Wadmalaw Island, SC, Colleton County, SC, Agriculture, Science, Cottageville, SC

Salon

South Carolina police chief allegedly fired for being gay: "I...

The town of Latta has rallied around Crystal Moore, but the 20-year veteran of the police force is still jobless The Latta Town Council has voted to make their small South Carolina community "council strong/mayor weak" in response to Mayor Earl Bullard's decision to fire Police Chief Crystal Moore - a 20 year veteran of the force who was also the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian

WYFF-TV Greenville

Greenville community observe National Walk at Lunch day on April 25

SOMEONE ONCE SAID "THE BEST REMEDY FOR A SHORT TEMPER IS A LONG WALK." AS OUR GUEST TELLS US...THAT'S NOT THE ONLY THING A WALK CAN HELP FIX.

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