Couple killed in house fire

The North Charleston Fire Department was investigating a fire Tuesday that killed a married couple on Mazyck Road.

The College of Charleston women’s swimming and diving team has been honored by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) for achieving Scholar All-America status for the fall 2011 semester.

The Cougars’ team grade point average (GPA) was 3.425, ranking 18th in the country among all women’s swimming and diving programs.

The squad finished the semester second among all College of Charleston women’s programs and 25 of the 29 team members earned academic honors with GPAs of 3.0 or better.

The team recently completed its strongest showing at the CCSA Championships, scoring a program-record 267 points and setting 10 new school records.