South Carolinians split on religious freedom debate

COLUMBIA - New poll results from Winthrop University show that 50 percent of likely GOP voters in South...1 percent. The Winthrop Poll is supported by Winthrop University and The West Forum on Politics and Policy at the...

South Carolina legislator: Take down Confederate flag, 'a symbol of pride in one's hatred'

...measure was introduced by Rep. Todd Rutherford, D-Columbia, but it never received a hearing. In November, a Winthrop University poll conducted for The State newspaper showed 61 percent of South Carolinians said the flag should continue to...

Panel to study Winthrop president pay

...commission is slated to consider increasing the salary of Winthrop University interim president Debra Boyd.The school's provost took...year - $169,970 from the state and $130,000 from the Winthrop University Foundation.

Walker committs to Winthrop University

North Augusta graduate Tyrone Walker has verbally committed to play basketball for Winthrop University in Rock Hill, S.C., after spending one season at New Hampton Prep School in New Hampshire. "It's (Winthrop) close to...

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Winthrop president is fired by trusteesCOLUMBIA - Winthrop University fired its president Thursday after less than a year, saying she violated the Rock Hill college's nepotism policy by hiring her...

South Carolina Senate leader revives proposal of borrowing for construction projects statewide

...University of South Carolina's old law school, which the House plan cut from $15 million to $3.5 million, and Winthrop University's library, slashed from $15 million to $100,000. It gave the state National Guard $500,000 to repair...

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...Mrs. Millar was a native of Greenville, SC but resided in Augusta for most of her life. She was a graduate of Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC. She retired as a teacher from the Richmond County Board of Education after 38 years. She was...

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Winthrop approves increase in tuition ROCK HILL - Winthrop University trustees Tuesday approved a tuition increase of $355 a semester for South Carolina undergraduates and $735 a semester for out-of-state...

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...will forgive 56-year late charge ROCK HILL - Winthrop University officials say they won't charge a man the estimated...South Carolina has been missing from the shelves at Winthrop University's Dacus Library since 1946. Alex McFadden has...

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Winthrop workers must take furloughs for cuts ROCK HILL, S.C. --- All Winthrop University employees will have to take six days of unpaid leave to help the South Carolina school deal with budget cuts. University officials...