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...

S.C. State annihilates Benedict in Palmetto Capital City Classic

...15 yards, Javon Hargrave returned a fumble 61 yards for a touchdown, and South Carolina State beat Division II Benedict College 63-0 in the Palmetto Capital City Classic on Saturday.Simmons had 78 yards on 12 carries to lead the Bulldogs...

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...


...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...

Irma Gloster

...officiating. Burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mrs. Gloster, a native of Ruby, SC, was a graduate of Benedict College. She was a dedicated educator for more than thirty two years and a faithful member of Macedonia Baptist Church...

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...


...Benedict (12-7, 7-4).? Paine College's women hit just 22 percent of their shots from the field and lost to Benedict College 74-49.Two days after the Lions scored 93 points in a win over Claflin, they hit just 12 of 54 shots against...

Silver Bluff teammates Jacks, Yeldell are four-year starters

...take on Batesburg-Leesville in the Class AA Division II championship game. Kickoff is set for 5:30 p.m. at Benedict College in Columbia.Both players are four-year starters for Silver Bluff, and both play offense and defense. When the...

Forget the game, it's the tailgate that counts

...Harry Bush, said they might not make it inside the stadium to see the Wildcats of Fort Valley State take on the Benedict College Tigers.After all, Bush said, the greatest part of tailgating is getting together with fans no matter their allegiance...

Stopping for hot dog buns, SC man wins $400 million lottery

...in the community, giving millions of dollars for education around the state. Two days after last week's big jackpot drawing, Jackson gave $500,000 to purchase two new 56-seat luxury coach buses for Benedict College in Columbia.