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...

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...

Paine College will emerge successfully from restructuring -- no problem

...Recently, for example, several institutions throughout the region were placed on SACS probation or given a warning: Benedict College, in Columbia, S.C.; Brevard College, Brevard, N.C.; Georgia Perimeter College, Decatur; Shorter University...

Curtis Baptist tops Dillon Christian, earns spot in title game

...enough plays to feed us," Reid said about the team's readiness to play in the championship game.NEXT: Dillon Christian (9-3) season completed; Curtis Baptist (10-2) TBD, noon Nov. 22, SCISA State Championship, Benedict College

Curtis Baptist hopes for a different ending in championship game

...School Association Class A final, falling to Robert Toombs 26-14 at Mercer.This year, Curtis Baptist heads to Benedict College in Columbia to face Holly Hill in the South Carolina Independent School Association Class A championship. Kickoff...


...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...

Columbia recalls civil rights past

...for equal treatment for blacks, as students held sit-ins and marched on the Statehouse. Allen University and Benedict College, both in Columbia's downtown, served as incubators for many black student activists.Until now, much of that...

Augusta Christian looks for return to winning ways

...He has higher aspirations, however."The main goal is win," Brinson said. "We want to be back Nov. 23 at Benedict College."Walton doesn't expect to veer far from his standard offense, running the multiple I with power running. Clemson...