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  1. Mitchell carries Gamecocks to share of SEC titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Post and Courier

    The reigning SEC Player of the Year certainly looked like it Thursday, scoring 16 to carry the second-ranked Gamecocks past No. 11 Mississippi State, 69-50.

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  2. King Day, Memorial Day not for school makeup timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Post and Courier

    The S.C. House of Representatives passed a bill last week that calls for a mandatory day off during Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Memorial Day . Introduced by Reps.

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  3. Sen. Corbina s a jokesa expose sexism in South Carolina Legislature, activists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Post and Courier

    Crude “jokes” by an Upstate lawmaker have exposed sexist attitudes in the predominantly male Legislature, the lone woman in the state Senate and others said. The remarks by Sen. Tom Corbin came only days before he called a legislative effort to ban convicted domestic abusers from a possessing firearms “nothing but a big gun grab.” Corbin, R-Travelers Rest, brought down a nation's ridicule and his female colleagues' wrath after his remarks at a recent dinner in Columbia about state Sen. Katrina Shealy, R-Lexington, hit the Internet.

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  4. No. 1 Kentucky routs South Carolina, 77-43, to improve to 25-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Post and Courier

    Hours after Calipari was picked as a Hall of Fame finalist, his unbeaten Wildcats matched the storied program's best start. Calipari and his players noted that time will tell if they all take their place among the game's greats.

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  5. Age just a number for USC Salkehatchiea s Corey Hendren, the youngest coach in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Post and Courier

    The youngest college basketball coach in America coaches one of his former high school teammates, is known to his players by the rap name “C-Henny,” and still looks a bit like that little boy dressing up for church when he puts on a suit and tie for a game. Meet USC Salkehatchie coach Corey Hendren, who at 22 years old is believed to be the youngest college coach in the country.

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  6. Matt Moore to seek re-election for S.C. GOPa s chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Matt Moore, 32, said his interest in moving the S.C. Republican Party into the 21st century is one of many reasons he wants to get re-elected as chairman. He is so far the only candidate who has announced interest in the position.

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  7. Victim of violent hit-and-run accident returns to construction job with a wheelchair and a smileRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Post and Courier

    If you came across 33-year-old Greg Penwarden at work, you might see him behind the wheel of a machine, like a skid steer or a laser tractor, or you may find him closer to the court, driving nails, even digging the occasional post hole. And because it is always near, though frequently unoccupied, you would see his empty wheelchair.

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  8. Ex-Lexington County Sheriff Mettsa name gone from buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Post and Courier

    Former Lexington County Sheriff James Metts walks outside federal court in Columbia last month. Lexington County Council voted this week to remove his name from the county jail and sheriff's office.

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  9. Lexington County officials identify man killed by treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Post and Courier

    The Lexington County coroner has released the name of a man killed when a tree fell on his mobile home. Coroner Margaret Fisher told local media outlets that 37-year-old Robert Alfonso Geiger of Lexington died when the tree fell on his home Sunday afternoon.

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  10. One last game before the NFL for Gamecocks' understated star A.J. CannRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Post and Courier

    AP/FileSouth Carolina guard A.J. Cann in action against Kentucky in Lexington on Oct. 4. The senior offensive lineman is expected to be the first Gamecocks player chosen this spring in the NFL Draft. If he did, the South Carolina offensive lineman would see his name near the bottom of the first round.

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  11. Nominee to lead social services reform facing scrutiny from SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Gov. Nikki Haley's pick to lead the overhaul of the state's troubled Department of Social Services is facing a "very hard look" before being confirmed from senators in the midst of investigating the agency's failings. Haley on Monday nominated Susan Alford to lead an agency whose last director resigned under fire amid allegations of mismanagement, unworkable case loads and reports of the deaths of dozens of children within its system.

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  12. Lexington senator to pre-file bill that dissolves DSSRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Post and Courier

    A Lexington Senator plans to file a bill that would dissolve the Department of Social Services and create a new child protective services agency. Sen. Katrina Shealy, R-Lexington, announced through a press release this morning that on Wednesday, she will pre-file a bill for the upcoming legislative session that would create a new agency called the Department of Family Protective Services.

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  13. High School Playoffs: Timberland game time changed; Division I-A title game postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The kickoff time for Timberland High School's state championship game Friday at River Bluff High School in Lexington has been changed to 6 p.m. The 13-0 Wolves' Division II-AA matchup with Keenan was originally set for 4:30 p.m., but was moved to better accommodate parking for fans at the game. The I-AA title game between Dillon and Newberry will go as scheduled at 1:30 p.m. at River Bluff.

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  14. High School Playoffs: Timberland game time changed; Division I-A title game postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The kickoff time for Timberland High School's state championship game Friday at River Bluff High School in Lexington has been changed to 6 p.m. The 13-0 Wolves' Division II-AA matchup with Keenan was originally set for 4:30 p.m., but was moved to better accommodate parking for fans at the game. The I-AA title game between Dillon and Newberry will go as scheduled at 1:30 p.m. at River Bluff.

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  15. Three Charleston area schools to attend statewide mock trial competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Three Charleston area schools have advanced to the S.C. Bar's Middle School Mock Trial competition, officials announced on Friday. Buist Academy, Marrington and Moultrie middle schools will participate in the statewide event next month in Lexington, a news release from the state judicial association said.

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  16. National group gives SC failing grade for child custody lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Post and Courier

    South Carolina, along with most states, received a failing grade from a national parenting organization for laws that discourage shared custody of children and, instead, promote single-parent families. The National Parents Organization gave South Carolina and 22 other states a grade of "D" for its laws in its 2014 Shared Parenting Report Card.

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  17. Bishops claim 15th straight volleyball titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Bishop England celebrate their 15th state championship win against Liberty Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 at White Knoll High School in Lexington. Paul Zoeller/Staff Bishop England head coach Cindy Baggott's message to her team in the third set of the state championship was simple.

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  18. Wando, Charleston Charter win Lower State volleyball titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Wando and Charleston Charter School for Math and Science each won a Lower State volleyball championship on Tuesday, advancing to Saturday's stat championship matches in Lexington. Wando took the Class AAAA Lower State title with a 3-0 win at River Bluff High School, winning by scores of 25-19, 25-12 and 25-17.

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  19. Summerville High School's marching band is best in the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The Summerville High School marching band performed during the Lowcountry Invitational Marching Band Festival Saturday last month at the Wando High School stadium. File/ Paul Zoeller/Staff The Green Wave's marching band placed first out of 13 bands from the state's largest high schools with a superior rating.

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  20. Wando volleyball 'so due' for a state championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Wando High School head volleyball coach Alexis Glover and the Warriors are seeking their first state title since 1993 this season. The year was 1993.

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