Columbia County school bus driver lied about attack, police say

A Columbia County school bus driver was released from jail Friday afternoon after lying to authorities, claiming she had been assaulted and robbed in an effort to...

Rain resumes as South Carolina recovers from massive flood

...because his deputies had to investigate a state guardsman directing traffic at a food bank intentionally struck by an impatient driver. The guardsman broke his wrist and rib but was expected to survive.Columbia Police Chief Skip Holbrook asked people to stay...

Laney avoids letdown, routs Butler

...region.The Wildcats cleared a region hurdle to move to 2-0 and 4-2 overall, and they potentially put themselves in the driver's seat with a crucial matchup against Josey coming next."We stressed that even though we won at (Washington County...

Bulldogs open region play with victory

...raced 80 yards down the far sideline."I've got to credit my offensive line," he said.Now, the Bulldogs are in the driver's seat of the region a year after a rare season where they didn't contend."I figured this is one of the teams we'd...

South Carolina traffic deaths pass 2014 totals with nearly three months left in year

...is unacceptable," S.C. Department of Public Safety Director Leroy Smith said when the unit was formed. "We want every driver, every family in our state to take the pledge to make Target Zero their personal goal."The Target Zero unit was split into...

Distrust of police is real

...officer discovered an empty open beer can under my feet. The officer asks me for a driver's license, and I told him I did not have one. After questioning the driver and other passengers (non-drinkers), he again turned to me and questioned...

Moody Mile track to have one more race

...replaced by an equestrian park, indoor ice arena and more.Moody staked his claim to local fame in 1970 when he became the first driver to average 100 mph for one lap on the track's often unforgiving clay surface (the current track record is an impressive 144...

Top US official denies knowledge in VW scandal

...followed by a 2012 diesel Passat ? one of the cars caught up in the scandal."I'm your consumer," Griffith told Horn, his voice stern. "I'm your VW driver who has always trusted your company, and I'm very disappointed."

Defending champion Kevin Harvick advancing is bad for everyone else

...it would have been understandable if a driver or two had started salivating a bit when...championship.Funny thing is, not a single driver in the Chase field counted Harvick out...incident dropped him to last in the 16-driver field with two races to either claw his...

Kevin Harvick chalks up theory to 'commotion'

...tech'd at the R&D Center," Keselowski said. "It's been going on for a long time. But I'm not making any accusations. I've definitely blown tires out. I think every driver has done things to do some kind of damage to their car."