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South Carolina Supreme Court refuses Republicans' request to reconsider its order on school funding lawsuit

COLUMBIA - The South Carolina Supreme Court has refused to reconsider its order last fall that lawmakers fix the state's broken education system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/south-carolina-supreme
Gamecocks stay perfect, rout Aggies

COLUMBIA - South Carolina showed again how those waiting...Coates had 12 points and 11 rebounds as South Carolina remained unbeaten with a 79-61...points and Coates scored six points as South Carolina took control.It was the Gamecocks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-26/gamecocks-stay-perfect-ro
Study finds room for new Savannah River port

...cargo ships to accommodate Georgia and South Carolina adding a new port terminal downstream...just across the river from Savannah. The South Carolina delegation had been reluctant...findings appeared to satisfy the board's South Carolina members."What the study is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-26/study-finds-room-new-savan
Friendship Nine protesters to have arrest records erased

...COLUMBIA - Nine black men arrested for integrating a whites-only South Carolina lunch counter 54 years ago may be heroes in the historic...jail, no bail" policy emulated by other protesters around the South.Author Kim Johnson took an interest in the men's story...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-01-27/friendship-nine-protesters-have-arr
South Aiken's Clemons commits to Ole Miss

South Aiken's Rasool Clemons has committed to...football."Clemons was First Team All-Area South Carolina for the past two seasons. He also...was named defensive player of the game in South Carolina's 12-8 win against Georgia on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-01-25/south-aikens
Karin Calloway | The Augusta Chronicle

...have pasties. In Jamaica, you'll find patties. In India, they enjoy samosas. And in Spain, Portugal, and Central and South ... Columbia County School Board trustees approved a massive school rezoning plan that could affect up to 200 Greenbrier High...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/karin-calloway-0
High school | The Augusta Chronicle

...Laney Lincoln County McCormick Midland Valley North Augusta Richmond Academy Ridge Spring-Monetta Screven County Silver Bluff South Aiken Swainsboro Strom Thurmond Thomas Jefferson Thomson Wagener-Salley Wardlaw Warren County Washington County Washington-Wilkes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school
Dogs down Commodores for fifth SEC win in a row

...encouragement.The senior responded Tuesday night.Djurisic scored 15 points and the Bulldogs won their fifth consecutive South eastern Conference game with a 70-62 victory over Vanderbilt."Obviously, I had not played well lately," said Djurisic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-27/dogs-down-commodores-fift
Railroad crossings get updates

...Officials said the upgrades were long overdue on the 14-mile stretch of track running through Augusta.Crews with Norfolk South ern already completed upgrades to a track on Peach Orchard Road, and are continuing on Mike Padgett Hi ghway near Lumpkin Road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-27/railroad-crossings-get-update
SC teacher faces student sex charge

...learned last week about inappropriate behavior involving a teacher and a student.Landreth has resigned.It's illegal in South Carolina for a person connected with a school to have sex with a student, even if the relationship is consensual.It was not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-27/sc-teacher-faces-student-sex