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Butler High School's new principal plans to move school forward

...bringing the world inside," Mabray said. "We have our valedictorian from five years ago who went to South Carolina State (University) and is now studying for her Ph.D. and has a full fellowship. Kids don't see that. Kids don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-07-27/butler-high-schools-new-p
Former South Carolina State trustee wants racketeering conviction, other charges dropped

COLUMBIA- A former South Carolina State University trustee has asked a federal judge to drop his convictions on more than two dozen charges, including racketeering. In court documents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-22/sc-state-trustee-wants-convi
Jones, Hasan take wins in Richmond County

NAME: Harold V. JonesAGE: 44BIRTHPLACE: Honolulu, HawaiiEDUCATION: Bachelor's degree, South Carolina State University; Juris Doctor, North Carolina Central UniversityOCCUPATION: AttorneyPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Solicitor General...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/core-johnson-c
Candidate bios

...five childrenNAME: Harold V. JonesAGE: 44BIRTHPLACE: Honolulu, HawaiiEDUCATION: Bachelor's degree, South Carolina State University; Juris Doctor, North Carolina Central UniversityOCCUPATION: AttorneyPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Solicitor General...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-19/candidate-bios
Columbia mayor's lawyer: Florida trip was personal

...report calling it a gift immediately.Benjamin traveled to Florida with developer Richard Zahn and former South Carolina State University trustee Jonathan Pinson. The trip, which included a visit to a strip club, became public last month during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-13/columbia-mayors-lawyer-florid
Former South Carolina State trustee Pinson found guilty of 29 charges in corruption scheme

COLUMBIA - A former trustee at South Carolina State University was found guilty Thursday of more than two...to make money off a homecoming concert at South Carolina State University and tried to get the college to buy land...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-03/former-south-carolina-state-t
Columbia mayor regrets Florida strip club trip

...he regrets going on a trip that included a visit to a Florida strip club with Jonathan Pinson, a former South Carolina State University trustee, but he reiterated that he was never charged in any of Pin son's dealings.Benjamin issued a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-04/columbia-mayor-regrets-florid
SC State placed on probation

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - South Carolina State University's accreditation status has been downgraded.The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission of Colleges said Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-20/sc-state-placed-probation
Democrats in runoff for SC schools superintendent debate

...took 36 percent of the vote to finish first in the primary earlier this month.Gallagher's opponent, South Carolina State University dean of graduate studies Tom Thompson, who received 26 percent of the vote, has said it is absurd to link...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-19/democrats-runoff-sc-schools-superin
Democrats discuss funding in superintendent debate

...Buy marijuana so we can have high quality schools,'" said Tom Thompson, the dean of graduate studies at South Carolina State University.Also participating in the ETV debate were state Rep. Jerry Govan of Orangeburg and former director of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-22/democrats-discuss-funding-superinte