Three 911 call recordings from the Sept. 4 shooting on Old Salkehatchie Road in Hampton County were released Oct. 22 by State Law Enforcement Division. Read more
Real-time stats and the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak in SC and beyond, compiled by our reporters and editors. Read more
Exercise your right to fitness at Kiawah River’s Fall Field Day. Listen to restorative sounds from a choral concert. Join a trio of artists who envision the healing power of connection. It's all going on in the coming days. Enjoy!
The Taylor Music Group opens its 20th anniversary season with a concert on Oct. 24 tapping into the restorative power of music as a means toward greater well-being.
Today's Top Headlines
In a day when partisan warfare and Twitter taunts can define the day’s public discourse, local newspapers like the Union County News provide something else. They bind people with the glue of shared community. Read more
The embattled South Carolina Governor's School for Agriculture at John de la Howe has been accused of defamation in a lawsuit by a current employee, and documents uncovered by a newspaper raised other questions about the boarding school's leadership. Read more
South Carolina has more than 500 active sand mines, a number that has increased by 35 percent since 2000. But an Uncovered investigation reveals a pattern of abuse. In Awendaw, a company run by Elliott Summey, who has held powerful public positions, mined millions of dollars in sand and dirt from a public park, leaving behind a string of violations and unanswered questions. Read more
The State Law Enforcement Division has opened an investigation into Summerton Councilman Chalmers Stukes. Read more