Senators consider how to attract, keep teachers in South Carolina

...20 percent in 2012-13.McCormick County topped the list with 26.5 percent turnover.Kathy Maness, the director of the Palmetto State Teachers Association, urged legislators to put more money in a scholarship program designed to draw South Carolina's...

Meetings planned on health benefits for ill nuclear industry workers

...help workers file new claims or provide updates on existing claims.The meetings will be held at North Augusta City Hall's Palmetto Terrace Room, 100 Georgia Ave. They will begin at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. The same information will be presented...

Alan Skadan

PALMETTO, Fla. - Alan G. Skadan of Palmetto, Florida and Williamson, New York, died on August 9, 2014...Skadan of Augusta, and special friend, Judy Buckley of Palmetto, FL. He was predeceased by his wife, Janis and daughter...

Native design

Aiken architect Martin Buckley designed a bent palmetto tree for a public art display on Columbia's city streets. Mr. Buckley's tree is one of 89 steel palmettos decorated by South Carolina artists.

Theme park to hit coastal area

...who stream along Interstate 95 every year, there are stretches through coastal Georgia where the only scenery is pines and palmettos. By the summer of 2006, developers said Wednesday, there will be a $150 million theme park on 800 acres north of Brunswick...

Short Aiken course ready for bombers in annual Palmetto Amateur at Palmetto Golf Club

When the 39th Palmetto Amateur begins at 8 a.m. Wednesday...will look to tame the short course.Palmetto Golf Club will be ready for any and...manager and director of golf, said Palmetto will play about 6,600 yards. Don't...

Former Lakeside star Emmanuel Kountakis leads Palmetto Amateur

...companions in Friday's third round of the Palmetto Amateur.If not, the former Lakeside...Kountakis posted 3-under-par 67 at Palmetto Golf Club to take a one-stroke lead...home event.Unlike many in the elite Palmetto Amateur field, Kountakis doesn't have...

Cameron Champ is enjoying the challenge of the Palmetto Amateur

...Sacramento, Calif., golfer is playing in the Palmetto Amateur at Palmetto Golf Club. And his surroundings are somewhat familiar...A little bit," he said.Halfway through the Palmetto Amateur, Champ is 12 shots behind leader Will Long...

Former Lakeside star Emmanuel Kountakis wins Palmetto Amateur

...drama in Saturday's final round of the Palmetto Amateur was whether Emmanuel Kountakis...second consecutive 3-under-par 67 at Palmetto Golf Club to win by four shots over Billy...impressive considering he first played Palmetto during a practice round earlier in the...

Clemson golfer Cody Proveaux in mix after first round of Palmetto Amateur

...around.The Clemson golfer closed eagle-birdie on the final two holes for 1-under-par 69 after the first round of the Palmetto Amateur. With three rounds remaining, Proveaux stands four shots off the lead.Will Long, of Gastonia, N.C., birdied...