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SC's pension investment agency hires new director

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — For the second time in three months, the agency investing South Carolina's pension portfolio has named an executive director. Read more »

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Mayor Benjamin Properly Reported Trip

The South Carolina Ethics Commission says Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin properly reported a December 2010 trip to Florida. Read More »

SC court: Workers' comp OK for kickball injury

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's high court says a man is entitled to workers' compensation benefits for injuries he suffered during a company kickball game. Read More »

SC business owner charged in arson of own shop

FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) — The owner of a Norway auto repair shop has been charged with third degree arson after prosecutors say he hired a man to burn his business. Read More »

Man sentenced to 20 years for abusing SC girl

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — A Spartanburg man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for physically abusing a nearly 2-year-old girl. Read More »

Troopers: "Incident" in Calhoun County closes road

We have a traffic advisory to pass along to drivers, who will be going through Calhoun County Wednesday. Read More »

Gameday traffic routes around Williams-Brice Stadium

If you're heading to the game or plan to tailgate, remember that traffic patterns around Williams-Brice Stadium will change Thursday. Read More »

SC House returns for 1-day session

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina House members will decide whether to override two of Gov. Nikki Haley's vetoes left over from the session that ended in June. Read More »

Texas' Perry comes to SC for politics and football

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry is coming to South Carolina for some politicking, fundraising and football this week. Read More »

Missing Man Found Safe

A legally blind Sumter man who disappeared Saturday is rescued from a wooded area. Read More »

Safety on Campus

Three incidents have been reported on and off the University of South Carolina campus, some involving students, since the start of class. Read More »

CofC gets initial OK to pursue doctoral programs

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The College of Charleston has received initial approval toward efforts to offer doctoral degrees that align with area businesses' needs. Read More »

Pennsylvania Company Opening New Plant in SC

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) _ A Pennsylvania company that makes parts for power generation equipment is opening a new plant in Summerville, investing almost $8 million and creating 45 jobs. Read More »

Schools Close Early For Football

Richland County, SC (WOLO)- Seven Richland School District One schools are dismissing early this Thursday. A spokesperson for the district says the closures are in place to avoid traffic in the area for South Carolina's first football game of the year. Read More »

Congaree Park looks into new controls of wild hogs

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The National Park Service is asking for public comment on a plan to curb the growing population of non-native wild hogs in Congaree National Park south of Columbia. Read More »

Analyst at Columbia police drug lab resigns

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A drug analyst at the Columbia Police Department has resigned amid concerns over some of the work she did on cases while working for the agency. Read More »

Third crime Alert on USC's campus in days

We're following a developing story from USC's campus. Read More »

Richland coroner giving info about safe baby sleep

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Richland County Coroner Gary Watts is hoping to educate parents and caregivers about ways to ensure that babies sleep safely. Read More »

Richard Culliver Remembered

Hundreds come out to honor the life of 9 year old who died from inoperable brain cancer. Read More »

Suspect Named in Armed Robbery

University of South Carolina Police have named a suspect in an armed robbery investigation. Read More »

Wild Pig Problem

Richland County, SC (WOLO)-The Department Of Natural Resources is taking suggestions on how to deal with a real porker of a problem. A department spokesperson says wild pigs have become a problem at Congaree National Park. Read More »

Man receives 40-year sentence for fatal beating

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A Spartanburg County man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after admitting he fatally beat an acquaintance with a brick while robbing him. Read More »

State-Owned Utility Loans $11M for Rural Projects

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) _ The state-owned utility Santee Cooper has approved almost $11 million in loans to rural counties to help pay for industrial development projects. Read More »

Community invited to candlelight vigil for Richard Culliver

A candlelight vigil is taking place Monday night for Richard Culliver. Read More »

State-owned utility loans $11M for rural projects

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — The state-owned utility Santee Cooper has approved almost $11 million in loans to rural counties to help pay for industrial development projects. Read More »

Prosecutor has several options on Harrell case

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The prosecutor who's considering ethics allegations against House Speaker Bobby Harrell has several options for the case that's been handed to him from the attorney general. Read More »

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