SC now pushing back on proposed Palmetto Pipeline

As the would-be builders of the proposed Palmetto Pipeline fight for survival in a Georgia court, South Carolina's top legal office has signaled the project may face unexpected hurdles there.

Georgia tax collections up 3.1 percent

ATLANTA - State government took in 3.1 percent more in taxes in June than it had the same month of the previous year, the governor's office announced Monday.

Ga. 10th most expensive for energy sources

ATLANTA -- Georgia consumers pay the 10th highest costs for traditional energy sources in the country, according to a report released Monday by a consumer-finance Web site.

Planned Parenthood review ordered by Georgia governor

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday that he's ordered a state investigation into allegations that Planned Parenthood was selling organs from aborted fetuses. The organization denies the allegations.

Businesses foresee inflation uptick

ATLANTA - Businesses surveyed by the Federal Reserve predict inflation will increase slightly to 2.0 percent, according to results released Wednesday.

Lawmakers may look at Masters rentals

ATLANTA - House Speaker David Ralston announced Tuesday the appointment of legislators to serve on committees studying a handful of complex issues, including welfare fraud and event house rentals such as Augusta during Masters Week.

Across South Carolina

...intrusions. We've had a number of discussions, even on what is an act of war," Rep. Joe Wilson, R-SC, told Morris News Service on Wednesday, noting that in the one day since he introduced legislation to create the comparison guide a new cyber...

Public meeting planned for Aiken intersection

The South Carolina Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting June 16 in Aiken County about plans to convert the intersection to a single-lane, roundabout.

Ga. tech school grads increase 1st time in 4 years

...of GED graduates continued a six-year slide, according to a draft of the system's annual report provided to Morris News Service. The most recent year reported is 2014.System administrators say a number of efforts launched in recent years...

Brother, 3 sisters graduate Georgia high school

ATHENS, Ga. -- There's no room for sibling rivalry in the Terry house.