SC State trustees meet as some senators want to fire them, keep mum on their plans for president

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - South Carolina State University trustees said Thursday they are being unfairly blamed for the university's problems...


College BasketballLions beaten by Panthers on roadIn Orangeburg, S.C., the Paine women fell to Claflin 64-56 on Monday night.The loss snapped a two-game winning streak for the Lions...

SC State trustees stand by president

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - The trustees of South Caro lina State University stood behind embattled President Thomas Elzey on Thursday, even as...

SC State trustees put president on administrative leave

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Trus tees of financially troubled South Carolina State University placed President Thomas Elzey on administrative leave...

South Carolina senators join the call to replace leadership of financially troubled SC State

...students filed a federal lawsuit against the state, saying lawmakers damaged the school's enrollment by not providing enough funding and by allowing other public colleges to offer the same courses taught at the Orangeburg school.

Willie Harris Johnson

...She was also preceded in death by her beloved nephew, Wayne Brown, of Elberton, GA, her niece, Catherine Rabb, of Orangeburg, SC, and by her brothers and sisters, Harold Harris, Sadie Harris Brown, Abner Harris, Clarence Harris, Dillard Harris...

Orangeburg worker rescued from corn bin

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - A worker has been saved from an Orangeburg County grain bin after a delicate two-hour rescue...Officer Teddy Wolfe told The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg that the worker fell Tuesday afternoon, and the lower...

Orangeburg residents say state missed storm debris

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Four months after an ice storm paralyzed South Carolina, some Orangeburg residents say the state has yet to pick...neighborhood.The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reports that residents along two streets...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Tributes, talks are focused on Elvis

...has informed me that R&B singer and songwriter Don Covay died Jan. 31 at the age of 78.He was born Donald Randolph in Orangeburg, S.C., as the son of a Baptist preacher and was raised on gospel music.Covay first scored songwriting success when...

Clyburn says alma mater South Carolina State needs to replace President Thomas Elzey

...that advanced that proposal, she said none of her Republican colleagues wanted to close the school founded 119 years ago in Orangeburg. But legislators can no longer ignore the school's fiscal woes, she said.S.C. State is digging out of a hole created...