Hundreds of eclipse viewers had filed Monday morning into PARI, a science education center 2,800 feet high and six miles up a winding mountain road, where 85-foot radio telescopes don't care if skies turn cloudy.
USC women's basketball coach Dawn Staley spoke to lawmakers at the S.C. State House Tuesday and said her team's success was due in part to the removal of the Confederate flag from the State House grounds two years ago.
Nikki Haley held her last Christmas open house at the governor's mansion, Monday, December 5, 2016. The Columbia Garden Club decorated the mansion with three live Christmas trees from South Carolina farms and poinsettias grown by the Future Farmers of America from Lexington Technology Center. Another highlight was the gingerbread house made by the mansion's chefs.
Based on a shell count and the few loggerhead sea turtles found dead in the nest, 83-percent of the turtles made it out of the nest near Myrtle Beach. S.C.U.T.E. has monitored the nest daily since it was discovered a few months ago.
Days after a gunman in Dallas killed five police officers during a Black Lives Matter rally, South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott gave a speech on the Senate floor about police shootings. He praised the heroism of law enforcement and said Americans need to have a “family conversation.”
Dozens of law enforcement from York County and Charlotte escort the body of Det. Mike Doty of the York County Sheriff's Office Thursday to Piedmont Medical Center. Doty died Wednesday from injuries sustained after a domestic violence suspect opened fire Tuesday on York County deputies and a York police officer.
Police from the York County Sheriff's Office and other agencies, and people from first responder support groups, waved American Flags on the Sutton Road bridge over Interstate 77 in York County Thursday in support of Mike Doty. Doty, a York County deputy, died late Wednesday after he was shot Tuesday while searching for a domestic violence suspect. Three other officers were wounded and are recovering.