The day after Thanksgiving is survival of the fittest for sure, as Black Friday shoppers made their mark at the stores all across the Midlands.
SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Police in Summerville are now investigating whether a Charleston area youth coach accused of child molestation may have abused boys in that town.
GEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) — Eight years after a man disappeared from a South Carolina assisted living facility on Thanksgiving Day in 2003, the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office hasn't given up hope of finding him.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's Gov. Nikki Haley's chef has been ordered to stop doing sideline catering work at the Governor's Mansion complex after The Associated Press questioned his use of official email to handle and recruit clients.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's office has reported to the state Ethics Commission that the governor's executive mansion chef used his state email account and other state resources for his sideline catering business.
In its 21st year, the Annual Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner, hosted by Columbia's St. Peter's Catholic Church and First Baptist Church, did not disappoint, as some 400 volunteers served more than 1,000 residents, homeless or not.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina bishop is being investigated by the Episcopal Church in a new chapter of the ongoing schism in the church over the ordination of gay ministers and other issues.
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — In a Nov. 22 story about Duke Energy's rate increase request in South Carolina, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Duke was negotiating with the Public Service Commission. Duke spokeswoman Paige Sheehan says the utility continues to negotiate with the groups intervening in the rate case before the commission in an effort to reach a settlement, not with the commission itself.
LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man suspected of shooting a Lancaster County deputy in the stomach as he ate dinner at a restaurant has been charged with attempted murder.