A sick society

...have everything they want, whenever they want it; notice the childlike tantrums and occasional violence at fast-food restaurants when meal orders are fouled up.Meanwhile, reality shows glorify and normalize barnyard behavior and cutthroat...

Gamecocks' Perry Orth took 'quite a journey' to become starting quarterback

...capable," Spurrier said.Now Orth is getting some recognition around campus, and with a sign at a Columbia fast-food restaurant that said Saturday's game forecast calls for a possible "Orthquake.""It was pretty funny," Orth said of the...

Court keeps prosecutor on Seneca police shooting case

...force the release of the police video.Tiller said he shot Ham mond because the teen drove his car at him in a fast food restaurant parking lot after an officer tried to arrest a woman in the passenger seat on a drug charge.Hammond's family said...

Fourth local Cook Out restaurant planned for south Augusta

...Out has picked a site on Peach Or chard Road for its fourth metro Augusta restaurant.A site plan for the fast-food restaurant at 3012 Peach Orchard Road in south Augusta was approved Aug. 21, said Augusta zoning administrator Bob Austin...

Officer who fatally shot teen says he feared being run over; teen's family disputes account

...Police Lt. Mark Tiller then shot at the car in a fast food restaurant parking lot in Seneca because he feared he could still...officer arranged to buy drugs from the woman in the fast food restaurant parking lot, authorities said.Tiller had his blue...

Smoking is a toxic behavior affecting those around you

...that also will negatively affect the health of those around you. Think about it: What if we both went to a fast-food restaurant, and I ordered two double cheeseburgers and you ordered a salad? Your cholesterol and fat levels wouldn't be affected...

Fast-food restaurants embrace mobile technology

Consumers now have the opportunity to customize orders and bypass the counter line through self-service kiosks and mobile apps.

Rants & Raves

...Road. If you are white and attend there you do not have a chance. Just ask the front office. RANT TO THE fast-food restaurants advertising sandwiches with jalapeno peppers and other spicy ingredients. I guess the gastro doctors will be getting...

Students fail at tolerance

...University. There, a top concern appears to be ensuring that students' feelings aren't hurt by the opening of a fast-food restaurant.The university's Student Government Association recently passed a resolution recommending to ban Chick-fil-A...

McDonald's workers file complaints over burns in ongoing campaign for higher pay, unionization

...employers are issued citations for the same violations. She said she's not aware of any such cases involving fast-food restaurants, however.She said the first onsite OSHA visits triggered by the complaints took place in the past week or so...