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  1. Arlington Martin grad Garrett sparks Texas A&M pass rushRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... are now shouts off acclamation. Garrett collected his first sack in the team's 52-28 upset of then-No. 9 South Carolina on Aug. 28. He has picked up the pace in each subsequent game, collecting two sacks in a 73-3 rout of Lamar and 2.5 in last ...

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  2. Vandy looking for upset vs. No. 14 South CarolinaRead the original story

    28 min ago | Washington Times

    Steve Spurrier has a chance at his 202nd win as a head coach in the Southeastern Conference when his 14th-ranked South Carolina Gamecocks visit Vanderbilt on Saturday night. A win in the Gamecocks' first road game this season would push Spurrier out of a tie with former Georgia coach Vince Dooley and into sole possession of second behind only Paul "Bear" Bryant .

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  3. No. 13 Georgia looking to bounce back against TroyRead the original story

    28 min ago | Washington Times

    ... quickly added No. 13 Georgia (1-1) is "desperate for a victory as well" following last week's 38-35 loss at South Carolina. Troy athletic director John Hartwell defended longtime coach Larry Blakeney after last week's loss to FCS opponent Abilene ...

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  4. Raising man's best friend for a causeRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Union County Weekly

    ... is "very close" to purchasing a 54-acre piece of property just across the state line in Lancaster County, South Carolina, which will provide space for research, as well as opportunities for children and Wounded Warriors suffering from post-traumatic ...

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  5. SC's unemployment rate increases to 6.4 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    State officials say South Carolina's unemployment rate rose again in August to 6.4 percent, putting South Carolina back above the national jobless rate. The Department of Employment and Workforce said Friday the rate rose by six-tenths of a percentage point.

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  6. Three women robbed at gunpoint near USC campusRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    Three women were robbed at gunpoint just before 11 p.m. near the University of South Carolina campus Thursday.

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  7. SC gets $5 million in Affordable Care grantsRead the original story

    36 min ago | WBTV

    South Carolina is receiving almost $5 million under the federal Affordable Care Act to expand primary care health care centers in 17 communities. Clyburn says the grants will help the centers hire staff, expand operating hours and add such things as dental, behavioral health, pharmacy and vision services.

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  8. Arrg: Pirates gets free Krispy Kreme doughnuts todayRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... olks in Puerto Rico remember the pirates of the Caribbean too well. We have no idea why those little burgs in South Carolina can't get involved. Connecticut? Maybe dressing like a pirate is very un-Yalelike.

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  9. 18 have pleaded guilty in Lowcountry drug probeRead the original story

    38 min ago | WBTV

    Eighteen people have pleaded guilty to participating in a drug ring that distributed cocaine and prescription drugs on South Carolina's south coast. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports that 32 people were named in a federal indictment two years ago that charged them with participating in the ring operating in Beaufort County.

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  10. 'Burrito Bouncer' Kicks Out 'Suspected Democrats' For GOP Governors' LunchRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Crooks and Liars

    Photos by Craig Hudson. A big thanks to Karoli for making them into a video. Charleston, South Carolina is filled with beautiful people.

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  11. Mark Sanford for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    ... an assignation with his mistress, whom he later declared to be his "soul mate". (later his fiancee) The South Carolina congressman Mark Sanford, a former governor of the state who in 2009 lost that post after a disappearance and revelations of an ...

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  12. 18 have pleaded guilty in Beaufort County drug probeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    Eighteen people have pleaded guilty to participating in a drug ring that distributed cocaine and prescription drugs on South Carolina's south coast. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports that 32 people were named in a federal indictment two years ago that charged them with participating in the ring operating in Beaufort County.

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  13. New TV advertisement from Democrat Sheheen hits Gov. Haley on educationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    Gov. Nikki Haley has cut millions from South Carolina's schools and vetoed key initiatives, including teacher pay, while giving her own staff pay raises, a new statewide television advertisement released Friday from Democrat Vincent Sheheen says. In the campaign's fourth ad - and the first in which Sheheen narrates - the Democratic senator from Camden criticized Haley's veto pen when it comes to education.

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  14. South Carolina GOP cherry-picking lines from Vincent Sheheen's bookRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    The state Republican party is using Sen. Vincent Sheheen's book to accuse him of hiding his agenda, pointing to pages the GOP says supports liberal tax increases. State GOP Chairman Matt Moore said Thursday that Sheheen's book titled "The Right Way" represents the wrong way for South Carolina.

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  15. How South Carolina Has Changed Disaster Plans in 25 Years Since Hurricane HugoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Insurance Journal West

    This weekend's 25th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo offers South Carolina residents the chance to remember the devastation wrought by their worst storm in the past century - and to be ready in case another such tempest comes. Hugo made landfall north of Charleston just before midnight on Sept.

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  16. Census: Nearly 30,000 same-sex couples in CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Q-Notes

    ... with married couples. In 2012, an estimated 27 percent of same-sex couples were married, the data showed. South Carolina had 8,347 same-sex couple households, including 2,583 homes, or 31 percent, with married couples. The previous year, about 28 ...

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  17. Tiger Kickoff: Fast Five, Indiana styleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Missourian

    ... you know where he stands. ... Coach Henson calls himself a 'volcano' sometimes." CULKIN: "I remember at South Carolina (in 2012 as a freshman), Coach (Gary) Pinkel, he wasn't mad, but he was trying to get us pumped up during halftime. He was getting ...

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  18. Two medical facilities opened ThursdayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Charleston Business Journal

    ... targeting in 60% less time than compared with previous Varian image-guided technologies," the release said. "South Carolina residents deserve the very best cancer-fighting technology available. Today is a win for the patient in the war against ...

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  19. Tunnel-to-Towers 5K race, run honors the fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIS-TV Columbia

    Runners and walkers are hitting the street of the South Carolina capital to honor the nation's fallen military and first responders. The 5K "Tunnel to Towers" event is scheduled for Friday at 7 p.m. It's honoring the memory of New York firefighter Stephen Sillers, who put on 60 pounds of rescue equipment and ran from the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the World Trade Center on Sept.

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  20. 25 Years Later: After Hurricane HugoRead the original story

    Yesterday | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... morning's storms have caused massive traffic troubles for those traveling on Interstate 26. According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, parts of Interstate 26 in the eastbound By SEANNA ADCOX Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - State ...

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