South Carolina prep football coach reinstated, but ritual must end

CHARLESTON, S.C. - A South Carolina high school...watermelons and making ape-like sounds.Charleston County School Superintendent Nancy McGinley...Walpole of Academic Magnet High School in Charleston County after meeting with him, she...

Richard Story

...and Margaret Burch Story. He was a welder by trade and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his sons, John Story of Charleston, SC and Gregory Story of Augusta; one sister, Gloria Jean Glasscock of Clark Hill, SC. The family will receive friends...

South Carolina House Speaker Bobby Harrell pleads guilty, resigns

...Harrell's flight logs noticed records had been changed to portray brief, local flights as roundtrip excursions between Charleston and Columbia ? trips the prosecutor said Harrell then falsely claimed as related to legislative business, paying himself...

Across the region

CHARLESTON, S.C. - South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a couple seeking recognition of their same-sex marriage performed out of state.

Barbara Tripp

...sisters, Margie Deaver, Quincy, FL, Sarah Hosey, North Augusta, SC, Carolyn Stewart, Blyth, GA and Debbie McCandless, Charleston, SC; two brothers, Phillip Johnston, Leesville, SC and Johnny Johnston, West Columbia, SC; a grandson, Clif Merritt...

Plan would deepen Charleston harbor at cost of $500 million

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers proposed Tuesday that the Charleston Harbor shipping channel be deepened to 52...This is a signature day for the Port of Charleston, for the state of South Carolina and for...

Kentucky, Florida picked to finish 1-2 in SEC in basketball

...Northwestern State. Georgia started 1-4 a year ago with losses to rival Georgia Tech, then Davidson, Temple and Nebraska in the Charleston Classic."What's happened is you go into league games and the league gets labeled," Donovan said. "One of the things...

Vincent Sheheen accuses Nikki Haley of pay-to-play

...problems in South Carolina's campaign finance structure. He said in an article last weekend in The Post and Courier of Charleston, S.C. that Sheheen and Haley got multiple campaign contributions of the maximum $3,500 from one source that were legally...

Rants & Raves

...with all of the chemicals used in the Augusta area's industry, we do not have a toxicologist doctor. We only have a professor of toxicology at GRU. To see a doctor of toxicology, you have to go to Charleston, S.C., or Atlanta.

For the record

...Ealey, 60, of the 1100 block of Dugas Street, entering an automobile with intent to commit a theftClinton Thomas, 58, of Charleston, S.C., entering an automobile with intent to commit a theftKevin Thomas Baker, 53, of Griffin, Ga., theft by shopliftingMelissa...