- South Carolina sheriff praises officers in suspect shooting Updated: May-03-16 4:59 pm
TAYLORS, South Carolina - A South Carolina sheriff is praising his officers Tuesday for not immediately firing on a man who pointed a gun at them because there were other people around in a busy retail area of Greenville County.
- Black motorist fatally shot: Ex-officer trial date disputed Updated: May-03-16 4:32 pm
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Attorneys for a white former North Charleston police officer charged in the shooting death of a black motorist are opposing a bid to reschedule the murder trial.
- Frank Martin adds Bruce Shingler to his South Carolina staff Updated: May-03-16 3:25 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina coach Frank Martin has added former Towson assistant Bruce Shingler to his men's basketball program.
- South Carolina military police on tap for Guantanamo force Updated: May-03-16 3:07 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Military police from the South Carolina Army National Guard have been ordered to prepare for a possible deployment to Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba as early as this fall, a Guard official said Tuesday.
- The Latest: Sheriff praises deputies for caution in shooting Updated: May-03-16 2:18 pm
TAYLORS, South Carolina - The Latest on a South Carolina police officer shooting a suspect (all times local):
- Columbia police agrees to help hard-of-hearing people Updated: May-03-16 12:20 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The Columbia Police Department has agreed to take steps to help people who are hard of hearing like providing sign language interpreters.
- City Council considers exception to electric fence ban Updated: May-03-16 12:13 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Lincoln City Council is considering a proposal that would allow some businesses to build electric fences within city limits.
- So ordered: SC judges must attend human trafficking summit Updated: May-03-16 10:37 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina's chief justice is ordering all Circuit and Family Court judges in the state to attend a summit this summer on human trafficking.
- Shouts and Song: Clash at meeting over transgender bathrooms Updated: May-03-16 9:11 am
CONWAY, South Carolina - About 500 people turned out, some of them singing and shouting to drown out others, as the Horry County Board of Education discussed the use of bathrooms by transgender students.
- Rooms with a View: Charleston holds hearing on new hotels Updated: May-03-16 8:15 am
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Charleston is holding a public hearing on the impact of new hotels in a city that attracts millions of visitors each year.
- Moving landing: Lowcountry boat landing in another county Updated: May-03-16 7:47 am
SUMMERVILLE, South Carolina - It seems Dorchester County has lost a boat landing.
- The Latest: Amtrak also affected Tuesday by CSX derailment Updated: May-02-16 6:46 pm
WASHINGTON - The Latest on the CSX train derailment in Washington, D.C. (all times local):
- 2 arrested and charged with murder in Gaston shooting Updated: May-02-16 6:13 pm
LEXINGTON, South Carolina - Two people are facing murder charges in connection with a fatal shooting in Gaston, South Carolina.
- Port Call: Port envisioned by 2025, Haley wants it yesterday Updated: May-02-16 3:12 pm
RIDGELAND, South Carolina - Gov. Nikki Haley said Monday she expects lawmakers in both South Carolina and Georgia will have to start banking money to help pay for a joint port terminal on the Savannah River, a terminal consultants expect will be needed by 2025 and which Haley said she would've liked to have had yesterday.
- Democrats gather for traditional Galivants Ferry Stump Updated: May-02-16 9:47 am
GALIVANTS FERRY, South Carolina - Democrats are gathering along the banks of the Little Pee Dee River for a political tradition that's more than a century old.
- Great Escape: 19 lab monkeys escape, all recaptured Updated: May-02-16 8:05 am
YEMASSEE, South Carolina - Nineteen monkeys made a break from a compound on the South Carolina coast, but freedom was fleeting.
- Ridgeland police investigating weekend homicide Updated: May-02-16 8:02 am
RIDGELAND, South Carolina - Authorities in Jasper County are investigating after a man was shot on a Ridgeland street over the weekend.
- Authorities investigate after suspect stunned by police dies Updated: May-02-16 7:50 am
ANDERSON, South Carolina - The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a suspect, who police say was intoxicated, died at a hospital after being stunned by officers during his arrest.
- Mystery Man: After 10 years abandoned body still not IDed Updated: May-02-16 7:36 am
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - It's been a decade since the body of an unidentified young man was found abandoned in a van parked in an interstate rest area in Charleston County. Now officials hope a computer-enhanced picture will help solve the mystery.
- Man charged in missing woman case questions fair trial Updated: May-01-16 5:07 pm
MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina - The man charged with kidnapping a woman who has been missing for more than two years said he doesn't believe he can get a fair trial in Horry County.
- Largest number of Baltimore orioles spend winter in SC Updated: May-01-16 1:20 pm
ORANGEBURG, South Carolina - For the second year in row, a national survey shows that South Carolina had the largest number of orioles spend their winter there.
- Lowcountry AIDS Services: More HIV-positive cases in 2015 Updated: May-01-16 12:34 pm
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Officials with Lowcountry AIDS Services say they administered 39 HIV-positive tests last year, which was nearly twice as many as the group administered in 2014.
- Undeterred by rescues, novelist ready to set sail again Updated: May-01-16 10:03 am
PORTLAND, Maine - A novelist who was twice rescued from storm-battered sailboats hopes his next adventure lacks in such drama.
- Greenville County fire chief charged with embezzlement Updated: Apr-30-16 6:17 pm
GREENVILLE, South Carolina - Authorities have arrested a Greenville County fire chief and accused him of taking $23,000 in public funds to purchase appliances and RV parts.
- Bills borrowing for schools, roads meet crossover deadline Updated: Apr-30-16 11:44 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Bills to borrow money to repair South Carolina's crumbling roads and public schools are among those clearing Sunday's crossover deadline, while measures not likely to make it include those strengthening penalties for killing a K-9.