Clemson 2016 schedule preview: For some, South Carolina the only opponent that matters

CLEMSON — After *the game* last year – you all know which one, because for many fans there is only one that counts – I met up with my girlfriend and some of our mutual friends for dinner in Columbia. There were both Clemson and South Carolina fans present.

Fireworks plus: A roundup of the major Independence Day events around the Lowcountry

Independence Day celebrations are an American tradition that combine a sense of community, an accent of civic pride, various historical remembrances and opportunities to celebrate family togetherness.

$1B Lorelei project in Charleston 18 months from breaking ground; developers begin seeking input for ideas

The first sprouts of development on the proposed $1 billion Lorelei project off Charleston’s upper peninsula are at least 18 months away, but those involved in the massive undertaking are seeking input from the community well before any shovels dig into the 160-acre undeveloped island.

Wise stance on gun law

At least some people on Capitol Hill can make reasonable decisions about gun laws: the U.S. Supreme Court.