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...in the 2014 Best & Brightest Awards. The Aiken High School marching band was chosen to represent South Carolina at the National Independence Day Parade in Washington D.C., making it the only school from the area selected. Don't Miss

Pavey: Ducks stamps still well worth cost

...price hike, I'd say it is still a bargain. NWTF SHOOTING COMPLEX: The newly opened Palmetto Shooting Complex at the National Wild Turkey Federation headquarters in Edgefield, S.C., is getting plenty of visitors this fall.Representing...

Deshaun Watson leads way for No. 1 Clemson

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Deshaun Watson made sure Clemson stayed on track for a shot at the national championship.The sophomore also kept his name in the talk about the Heisman Trophy, accumulating 461 total yards and accounting...

Schools look at geography lessons as skills lag

...roughly 73 percent of eighth-grade students taking the National Assessment of Educa tio nal Progress were found to not...attributed to a lack of effective teaching materials and the national and state educational focus on literacy and mathematics...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Augustan was awed by Toussaint's music, warmth

...His spirit will carry forward, his influence forever felt."President Obama in 2012 in presenting Toussaint with the National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal in a ceremony at the White House remarked, "After his hometown was battered...

New deal to replace McDonald's Dollar Menu

...McChicken, small fries and mozzarella sticks.The offering has gained the necessary votes from franchisees to make it onto the national menu, and will be available in U.S. restaurants for a five-week run starting Jan. 4. After that, McDonald's...

Alabama's Kenyan Drake sidelined with broken arm

...over North Carolina State and directed four straight scoring drives. ARIZONA STATE: Senior safety Jordan Simone, the national leader in tackles per game, is out for the season after injuring his right knee over the weekend. MISSOURI: Freshman...

Repairing a road makes it more dangerous

...things pretty well.Even I will concede that 45 mph is much too slow for that road, which, for reasons known only to the National Asso ciation of Road, Street, Ave nue, Boulevard and Al ley Names, has been designated River Watch Park way. You...

3 teams said to be behind Paris attacks

...the course of 20 minutes Friday in areas of the capital packed with people.Three suicide bombs targeted spots around the national Stade de France stadium, in the north of the capital, where Hollande was watching a France-Germany soccer match...

Latest: Paris police raid targets suspected mastermind

...a police dog was killed in the siege of an apartment where some of the Paris attackers are thought to be holed up.The National Police said in a tweet that a 7-year-old Belgian Malinois named Diesel, a SWAT team assault dog, was "killed...