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Veterans rally at SC Statehouse to seek benefits

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Dozens of South Carolina veterans have gathered at the Statehouse to ask lawmakers to improve benefits for those who served in the military. Read more »

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SC unemployed can seek benefits via smartphones

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's unemployment agency has launched a free app that allows jobless residents to seek weekly benefits through their iPhones. Read More »

"Object of Interest" in missing Malaysia Airlines flight

Officials say an "object of interest" in the search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight 370 has been recovered. Read More »

Local Michaels stores may feel impact of security breach

There's an update, concerning a security breach at Michaels. Read More »

2 red wolf pups in SC named for Colbert, Jewell

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Two wolf pups born earlier this month in South Carolina have been named for comedian Stephen Colbert and U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell. Read More »

No parole for Ex-Carolina Investors exec Sheppard

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — State parole officials have rejected a request for early release from prison for former HomeGold executive Ronnie Sheppard. Read More »

Columbia Leaders Join Forces

Some of the highest regarded leaders in the Capitol City were honored during a Chamber of Commerce meet and greet Tuesday night. Read More »

DSS, Koller Fire Back at Lourie's Claims

In response to democratic state senator Joel Lourie's claims DSS is not in compliance with state law, Marilyn M. Matheus, Constituent Services and Public Information, for the agency fires back with claims and statistics of her own. Read More »

Lourie Calls on Haley to Fire Koller

Senator Joel Lourie claims DSS Director, Lillian Koller, is 'harming children' by 'ignoring state law' and Governor Haley should fire the director immediately. Read More »

Judge Revokes Public Lawyer for SC Man with $600K

YORK, S.C. (AP) _ A judge has revoked the public defender assigned to a York County double murder suspect after prosecutors argued he lied about having more than $600,000 in a retirement account. Read More »

Deputies: Man Jumps Off of Broad River Bridge

Traffic was backed up on I-20 Tuesday afternoon after Richland County deputies say someone jumped off of the Broad River Bridge. Read More »

Officer Involved Shooting Richland County

Breaking news into the ABC Columbia newsroom. Richland County Deputies say they are working an officer involved shooting near Broad River road. Read More »

Audit: SC pension agency doesn't overpay in fees

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An auditing firm says the agency investing South Carolina's pension portfolio doesn't overpay in investment fees but rather reports those fees more thoroughly than any other public pension fund in the nation. Read More »

SC's top military man begins re-election campaign

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The state's top military officer says he's worked four years to make the South Carolina National Guard one of the nation's premier military organizations, and he wants to keep it that way. Read More »

Tuomey Hospital appeals judge's $70M reserve order

SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — A Sumter hospital is challenging a judge's order that it come up with $20 million to continue to appeal a $240 million judgment against it. Read More »

Gingrich endorses Atwater for SC schools' chief

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Former presidential candidate and U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich has endorsed Sally Atwater for South Carolina Superintendent of Education. Read More »

Rep. Cobb-Hunter tries again for Eartha Kitt Day

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Orangeburg Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter is hoping her bill to honor South Carolina native Eartha Kitt will be approved by state lawmakers. Read More »

Police: Men posing as SCE&G workers

The Columbia Police Department wants you to be on alert for two men who are reportedly posing as SCE&G workers. Read More »

DJJ youth, volunteers making urns for SC veterans

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's Department of Juvenile Justice is participating in a project to build urns to hold the unclaimed cremated remains of military veterans. Read More »

Value of history topic of SC preservation meeting

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Organizers of the South Carolina Historic Preservation Conference say the event will focus on the value of history. Read More »

Meth Bust In Kershaw County

Kershaw County (WOLO)-A man and woman face charges in a Kershaw County meth lab bust with record waste. 40 year old Lloyd Otis Sams and 44 year old Debra Page Grooms are charged in the case. Read More »

Cheering on Boston from the Midlands

Marathon runners from the Midlands returned to Boston Monday morning to finish what they started. Read More »

New SC law deletes high school exit exam mandate

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina is replacing its high school exit exam with tests considered more useful to students' lives beyond 12th grade. Read More »

Oral history helps recover past at SC plantation

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina is holding its historic preservation conference in Columbia this week, and part of the discussion focuses on telling the stories of communities that seem to have vanished. Read More »

First SC rural tourism signs to be up this month

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The first new highway signs directing travelers to South Carolina's rural attractions or working farms will be installed by month's end. Read More »

2 die in Spartanburg County wreck

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Two men have died after a wreck in Spartanburg County. Read More »

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