South Carolina State to receive $12M from reserve fund; Haley refuses to participate in vote

COLUMBIA - The state's financial oversight board agreed to dip into reserves and give South Carolina State University $12 million over three years.

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...according to Executive Director Herb Hayden.SC State president will take cut in payORANGEBURG, S.C. - South Carolina State University President Thomas Elzey says that amid the school's financial troubles, he will be taking a cut in pay...

Gov. Haley, Democratic challenger crisscross South Carolina in final get-out-the-vote push

...stops Saturday.The church stop was the first of six Saturday for Sheheen, including some tailgating at South Carolina State University's homecoming football game and a rally in Charleston. He pointed out he tours the state a lot differently...

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...developer's private jet. Details of the trip were made public during the recent federal corruption trial of former South Carolina State University board chairman Jonathan Pinson.Pinson is Benjamin's former business partner and is awaiting sentencing...

Richmond educator among 3 Allendale superintendent finalists

...Educational Leadership from The Citadel; Masters of Arts in Education with emphasis on Special Education from South Carolina State University; Bachelor of Science in Education with an emphasis in Family and Consumer Science from Winthrop University

Phone line for Georgia food stamp recipients busy

...to support her two daughters, a 14-year-old who attends Lucy C. Laney High School and a freshman at South Carolina State University.Her benefits usually come on the 21st of the month, said Jones, who fears they might be cut next month...

School funding, standards are focus of SC superintendent debate

...the South Carolina Association of School Administrators.Thompson, a former dean of graduate studies at South Carolina State University, said he would favor exploring a funding model that would share more of the wealth when a large corporation...

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...

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...

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...