Bill would merge College of Charleston, MUSC

COLUMBIA - Charleston-area lawmakers introduced a bill Thursday to merge the College of Charleston and the Medical University of South Carolina.

Wendy Leigh Blanchard - Michael David Creason

Beaufort, S.C. - Miss Wendy Leigh Blanchard and Mr. Michael David Creason were united in marriage at 8:30 a.m., Friday, July 26, 2013 at Logan Park in the city of Beaufort, S.C. Attorney Lora Collins officiated. The bride is the daughter of Trudy S.

Katherine Lindsay DeFer - Walter Hays Pickens III

Evans, Ga. - Mr. and Mrs. William L. DeFer of Evans, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Katherine Lindsay DeFer to Mr. Walter Hays Pickens III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Hays Pickens, Jr., of Atlanta, Ga. The

Hindu encyclopedia is complete

After a 25-year effort, the Encyclopedia of Hinduism was unveiled Monday at the University of South Carolina.


Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Robert A. Nine, a 2006 graduate of Silver Bluff High School and son of Roger Nine, of New Ellenton, has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio.

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Aiken High Academic Team tied for 21st place out of 160 teams competing in the National Academic Quiz Tournament in Chicago.

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Logan Collier , a senior in the Broadcasting and Film program at John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School, has won the Digital Promise Award from the International Student Media Festival.

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USC launches online college

Students whose lives went on but their college studies couldn't now can finish a four-year degree online from the University of South Carolina.


Melanie Chandler Giovino, an Augusta State University graduate, has been selected to travel to India with the Rotary District 6920 Group Study Exchange Program.

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SC gov prepares vetoes on $5.7B state budget

COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford will deliver vetoes Tuesday on a $5.7 billion budget that also requires him to request $700 million in federal bailout money intended to head off public school cuts, double-digit tuition increases and law enforcement job loss.

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