- Coastal SC road plans lack barriers to keep bears at bay Updated: Aug-02-15 3:08 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A four-lane road is being planned for South Carolina's Lowcountry without barriers to keep the area's black bears from lumbering into the path of motorists.
- University hosts forum on innovation in hospitality, tourism Updated: Aug-02-15 4:04 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The University of South Carolina is hosting a forum on innovation and entrepreneurship in the tourism and hospitality industries.
- Sheriff: Robbers torture adults with hot kitchen utensils Updated: Jul-31-15 4:07 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Richland County deputies say eight men forced their way into a home demanding money, burning three adults with hot kitchen utensils and putting a gun to a 1-month-old baby's head when the victims did not turn over some cash.
- Jeb Bush's son visiting South Carolina to campaign for dad Updated: Jul-31-15 4:12 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Jeb Bush's son is visiting South Carolina this week for some campaign stops on his father's behalf.
- Sea Pro Boats building new $5 million site with 238 new jobs Updated: Jul-29-15 10:47 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Boat manufacturer Sea Pro Boats is investing $5.5 million in a new manufacturing plant in Newberry County and intends to hire 238 workers.
- South Carolina aims to reduce SC traffic fatalities to zero Updated: Jul-29-15 4:12 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina is setting a goal of reducing the number of traffic fatalities to zero.
- South Carolina deputies kill man attacking family member Updated: Jul-28-15 2:46 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - An Irmo man who was attacking a family member with a knife has become the third person in South Carolina shot to death by police this week.
- Man shot to death in Columbia Updated: Jul-28-15 1:08 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - One man has died after an early-morning shooting in Columbia
- More than 1M tons of ash removed from SC generating sites Updated: Jul-28-15 10:58 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - More than 1 million tons of coal ash has been removed from riverfront sites of coal-fired generating plants in South Carolina.
- Rick Santorum returning to SC for energy forum, GOP meeting Updated: Jul-28-15 4:05 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Republican presidential contender Rick Santorum is scheduled to talk about energy issues during his latest trip to South Carolina.
- Columbia holding annual drills and skills clinic Updated: Jul-28-15 4:04 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Mayor Steve Benjamin and Columbia's Parks and Recreation Department are giving kids in South Carolina's capital city a way to stay active as summer heads into the home stretch.
- Body round in river identified as woman missing for 8 months Updated: Jul-27-15 5:16 pm
EASTOVER, South Carolina - Authorities say a body found this past weekend in a submerged car near a boat ramp on U.S. Highway 378 east of Columbia is a woman missing for eight months.
- Senators want answers on Statehouse security after protests Updated: Jul-26-15 1:08 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina lawmakers plan a hearing this week to ask officials why the Ku Klux Klan and New Black Panthers Party were allowed to hold rallies at the Statehouse at the same time earlier this month.
- South Carolina Book Festival canceled; new offerings planned Updated: Jul-24-15 4:34 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The 19-year-old South Carolina Book Festival is being canceled in favor of new statewide events.
- Columbia College receives $5M gift to promote entrepreneurs Updated: Jul-24-15 4:19 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Columbia College has been given a $5 million donation to launch an entrepreneurship program.
- Relatives of church shooting victims to attend concert Updated: Jul-23-15 7:10 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Family members of the nine people who were shot and killed in a Charleston church plan to attend a concert that will benefit two charities.
- Ex-Williamsburg sheriff now facing state misconduct charge Updated: Jul-23-15 5:19 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Michael Johnson, the former Williamsburg County sheriff serving federal prison time for fraud, now faces state charges, state officials said Thursday.
- Spurrier: Not too old to coach, will be around 'a long time' Updated: Jul-22-15 6:50 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Steve Spurrier has a message for all those "enemies" out there, saying he will remain South Carolina's coach for a long time.
- Susan Smith tells paper she never planned to kill sons Updated: Jul-22-15 1:58 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - A South Carolina mother sentenced to life in prison for killing her two young sons never planned to kill them and instead intended to end her own life, according to a letter she wrote to a Columbia newspaper.
- Correction: Unemployment-SC story Updated: Jul-22-15 1:23 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - In a story July 21 about unemployment in South Carolina in June, The Associated Press reported erroneously the rate in May was 6.6 percent. The May rate was 6.8 percent.
- Dangerous heat in central, coastal South Carolina Updated: Jul-21-15 6:34 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Dangerous heat is expected over much of South Carolina.
- SC, Duke Energy hold nuclear exercise at Robinson plant Updated: Jul-21-15 4:05 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Officials from South Carolina, Duke Energy and other local and federal organizations are holding a three-day emergency response exercise involving a simulated nuclear event at the Robinson nuclear power plant.
- USC music grads launch free opera camp for at-risk kids Updated: Jul-20-15 4:34 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Two University of South Carolina music graduates are using funds they won in an entrepreneurial contest to start an opera camp for at-risk teens.
- Black group, KKK hold separate rallies at SC Statehouse Updated: Jul-18-15 7:50 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Hundreds of people taunted each other on the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse during separate rallies staged by two groups from outside the state.
- Man sues over Columbia gun ban after Confederate flag debate Updated: Jul-17-15 11:34 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - When the city of Columbia temporarily banned guns around the Statehouse as the Confederate flag was lowered, it violated the U.S. Constitution and created a dangerous situation, a Lexington County man says in a lawsuit.