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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-13/columbia-recalls-civil-rights
Overtime

...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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-02-01/overtime
Florenia Marshall

...Schofield High School, Aiken, SC. She graduated from Bettis Junior College, received the A. B. Degree from Benedict College, Columbia, SC, the M. S. Degree from South Carolina State University, Orangeburg, SC. She studied at Boston...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169521210
Florenia Marshall

...Schofield High School, Aiken, SC. She graduated from Bettis Junior College, received the A. B. Degree from Benedict College, Columbia, SC, the M. S. Degree from South Carolina State University, Orangeburg, SC. She studied at Boston...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169551474
Hattie Waldo

...an educator from W. E. Parker Elementary School. Mrs. Waldo received her education from Edgefield Academy and Benedict College. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Steiner (Carolyn) Waldo and George...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169388532
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-12-04/silver-bluff-teammate
Silver Bluff, Batesburg-Leesville connections run deep

...takes on Batesburg-Leesville in the Class AA Division II championship game. Kickoff is set for 5:30 p.m. at Benedict College in Columbia.Lown reminisced Monday about the connections between the two schools during a news conference for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-12-02/silver-bluff-batesbur
Vivian Davis

...students to integrate to the area schools. Following her graduation from Aiken High School in 1970, she enrolled in Benedict College earning a Bachelor s of Science degree in Health and Physical Education. After teaching several years in the Albemarle...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167735758
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-03/forget-game-its-tailgate-coun
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-09-23/sc-man-wins-400m-powerball-jackpot-