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Blythewood Beats Rock Hill 27-20 to Open 2016 Season

BLYTHEWOOD, S.C. (PressBox) — The Blythewood Bengals used a 9-play, 91-yard drive late in the 4th Quarter to earn a season-opening victory over the visiting Rock Hill Bearcats. With the game tied at 20, the Bengals got the ball with 2:38 left. Quarterback Jordan Adams rushed for 26 yards and threw for 59 more to lead the Bengals. Adams scored…

Jury: SC Man Exaggerated Impairment, Scammed Govt of $1.5M

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A Blythewood man has been convicted of scamming federal agencies out of more than $1.5 million by exaggerating the impairment of his multiple sclerosis. U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles says 45-year-old Dennis Paulsen was convicted Monday. Paulsen was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and discharged from the Navy in the early 1990s. Prosecutors say Paulson was unsatisfied with…