Dragons hold on to win Augusta City Classic

...the Augusta City Classic, it appeared that the junior scatback had found some of that old Wildcat magic to help Benedict College snap a long losing streak in the Classic.As sure as dreary weather thwarted the sunlight, though, Lane College's...


...first-round lead in the Peak Amateur Series' Jones Creek Golf Classic on Saturday.Belton, who is now the golf coach at Benedict College in Columbia, shot 3-under-par 33 on the back nine and finished with 2-over-par 74. John Wade had 77 and...

In first visit to SC as president, Obama tells crowd to honor country's progress via service

...bettering themselves."Do not get cynical about what's possible," Obama told a crowd of more than 1,000 at Benedict College. "There are no excuses not to put in the effort."Obama spoke on the eve of a trip to Selma, Ala., to commemorate...

South Carolina man shot driver, fled to Florida for spring break, police say

...How callous can you be? You shoot someone, you kill him, and then you take his car ... and you go to Daytona Beach for spring break," Lott said. "That just doesn't fit."Brown was an instructor at Benedict College in Columbia.

President Obama set to visit South Carolina on Friday for the My Brother's Keeper initiative

...S. Rep. James Clyburn said Obama plans to visit Benedict College in Columbia on Friday.It will Obama's first time...provided to The State newspaper.He thanked "the Benedict College family for hosting President Obama's event with...

Denzel Dillingham's late 3-pointer bails out Lions

...hopeful swished that decisive shot, a 3-pointer with 4 seconds remaining that lifted Paine to a 71-69 victory over Benedict College at the HEAL Complex."It's a big win to extend our (winning) streak to seven," said Dillingham, who came...

Georgia Palmore

...School, North Augusta, where she taught for 35 years. She was a graduate of Butler High School, Barnwell, SC, Benedict College, Columbia, S.C., where she received her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a concentration...

Curtis Baptist falls in title game again

...Hill, 26-21, in the South Carolina Independent School Association Class A state championship game Saturday at Benedict College.Curtis Baptist finished 10-3 one year after it lost in the Georgia Independent School Association Class A title...

Paine knocks off Benedict in season finale

...possessions ? a move that proved to be the deciding factor in the game.Powered by Loranzo Hammonds, the Lions beat Benedict College 45?34 in the 22nd annual Augusta City Classic on Saturday.It was the first victory over a conference opponent...


...three-plus years at Paine College, golf coach Herman Belton turned in his resignation Thursday and is headed back to Benedict College for a second stint at the Columbia school.Benedict plays in the same conference (the South ern Intercollegiate...