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  1. Charleston intersections are overrun with panhandlersRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Charleston City Paper

    ... of last year, panhandling at street intersections was illegal, but the American Civil Liberties Union of South Carolina challenged the law as an infringement on free speech and City Council obliged them by enacting a less restrictive ordinance. On a ...

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  2. Peninsula Poll Backgrounder: Obama floats offering first-ever...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peninsula Daily News

    The Obama administration floated a plan Tuesday that for the first time would open up a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast to drilling, even as it moved to restrict drilling indefinitely in environmentally sensitive areas off Alaska. The proposal envisions auctioning areas located more than 50 miles off Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Georgia to oil companies no earlier than 2021, long after President Barack Obama leaves office.

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  3. Trade for center adds toughness to KometsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journalgazette.net

    ... and Bridgeport, dating to 2009. The Komets also made a trade Friday, dealing an undisclosed amount of cash to South Carolina for forward Brock Higgs, who has yet to make his debut with Fort Wayne. The Komets split a pair of games last weekend at ...

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  4. Obama opens door to drilling in Atlantic - Wed, 28 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

    The Obama administration floated a plan Tuesday that for the first time would open up a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast to drilling, even as it moved to restrict drilling indefinitely in environmentally sensitive areas off Alaska. The proposal envisions auctioning areas located more than 50 miles off Virginia, North and South Carolina and Georgia to oil companies no earlier than 2021, long after President Barack Obama leaves office.

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  5. York County dogs rescued from dog fight 'so far so good'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    Five pit bulls that were seized by Animal Control at a home on Lincoln Forest Drive in York County, South Carolina last Wednesday are reported to be doing well stated York County Sheriff's Office spokesman Trent Faris, reports the heraldonline.com. "They are enjoying their rest and relaxation, along with their full bellies.

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  6. Project seeks to uncover Cheraw tribe's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cheraw Chronicle

    ... project would employ the services of Chris Judge, the head of Native American studies at the University of South Carolina at Lancaster. "I was fascinated by what he was telling me and I would love to hear and learn more about it," Smith said. ...

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  7. Motorola Solutions Announces The Use of Text to 911 in S.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | FireHouse.com

    Motorola Solutions, Inc. announces the successful implementation of an Advanced 9-1-1 text-to-911 solution giving callers a new method to contact emergency services in Kershaw County, South Carolina, when voice calling is not an option. Today, less than 4 percent of dispatch centers in the country are prepared to receive text-to-911, making Kershaw County a leader in the adoption of this new technology.

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  8. Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    The Obama administration floated a plan Tuesday that for the first time would open up a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast to drilling, even as it moved to restrict drilling indefinitely in environmentally-sensitive areas off Alaska. The proposal envisions auctioning areas located more than 50 miles off Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Georgia to oil companies no earlier than 2021, long after President Barack Obama leaves office.

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  9. Defending champion Reivers atop preseason NJCAA pollRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... e (Florida) College, 11th; Blinn (Texas) College, 12th; Midland (Texas) College, 15th; Spartanburg Methodist (South Carolina) College, 16th; and Chattahoochee Valley (Alabama) Community College, 20th.

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  10. 17 named Junior ScholarsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Union Daily Times

    Seventeen local students will take part in a statewide program that provides enhanded educational opportunities for eighth grade students demonstrating exceptionally high scholastic achievement and intellectual ability. Director of District Accountability Cindy Langley announced Monday that 17 Union County School District eighth graders have been selected to receive the South Carolina Junior Scholar Award for the school year 2014-2015.

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  11. Burr Gallery to feature fiber artRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cheraw Chronicle

    ... State Museum. This annual, juried exhibit showcases art quilts created by African-American fiber artists of South Carolina and other states . The theme of joy challenged artists to reflect joy through a variety of traditional and non-traditional ...

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  12. Police seek pay scale boostRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cheraw Chronicle

    ... of experienced police officers. "There are savings to be had if you hire someone with experience," he said. "South Carolina is one of the states that requires you to be employed before you can go to the academy, which means we have to have them on ...

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  13. North Island hunts set to remove destructive feral hogsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Georgetown Times

    ... Yawkey Wildlife Center. This removal effort includes partnerships with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's South Carolina Coastal Program, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services Agency and the Belle Baruch Foundation at Hobcaw ...

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  14. Aggie women's basketball intimidated by wall of South Carolina united intensityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    It's now been 24 hours after the No. 12 Texas Aggie women's basketball team faced off against undefeated No. 1 South Carolina, in front of a national viewing audience on ESPN2's Big Monday night, Jan. 26, 2015-and lost, big-time , by the score of ...

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  15. Johnny Jones tries to keep LSU aware of South Carolinaa s big winsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU coach Johnny Jones talks with guard Keith Hornsby during a surprising loss to Texas A&M this month. Jones tries to keep the Tigers aware of their vulnerability and South Carolina's big wins as the Gamecocks visit the Pete Maravich Assembly Center on Wednesday night.

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  16. Economist brings lukewarm news to l...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pickens Sentinel

    ... affecting economies from the global to the local. Baier also addressed unusual unemployment figures for South Carolina as a result of policy uncertainty. According to the numbers presented, South Carolina's unemployment is consistently running above ...

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  17. Opera enthusiasts unite in new Sun City groupRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

    ... Metropolitan Opera broadcast in high definition at the Cinemark theater in Bluffton or at the University of South Carolina Beaufort on some Saturdays. "Seeing it on that huge screen, you get a view of the opera that you wouldn't get even if you had ...

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  18. University of South Carolina Beaufort softball sets sights on Sun Conference titleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

    Prior to its Feb. 7 season debut against St. Andrews, the University of South Carolina Beaufort softball team feels this could be the year to win it all. In a poll of Sun Conference coaches in early January, the Sand Sharks were picked to take the league title.

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  19. University of South Carolina Beaufort baseball returns 3 startersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

    ... out last season due to injury. With just three returning starters from last year's squad, the University of South Carolina Beaufort baseball team has a lot of new faces this season. The Sand Sharks finished the 2014 season at 19-24 and missed the ...

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  20. University of South Carolina Beaufort baseball players take part in Sun Conference All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bluffton Today

    Five baseball players from the University of South Carolina Beaufort took part in the Sun Conference All-Star Game on Saturday at Embry-Riddle's Sliwa Stadium. The South Team defeated the North Team 14-10.

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