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Deadly S.C. Amtrak crash unlikely to deter riders, experts say

The deadly collision Sunday of an Amtrak passenger train and an unmanned freight train in Cayce is unlikely to shake consumer confidence in… Read more

A decade after banning workplace smoking, Mount Pleasant eyes vaping

MOUNT PLEASANT — Electronic cigarettes could be banned from indoor workplaces throughout the town— just as smoking tobacco was more than a … Read more

Finalist for Charleston's new police chief clashed with black officers as chief in Little Rock

One of the five candidates interviewing this week to be Charleston's next police chief has a history of clashing with minority police offic… Read more

Amtrak train crew had less than 10 seconds to react in deadly S.C. train collision

CAYCE — The passenger train abruptly switched tracks. Its horn broke the quiet of the early Sunday morning. The engineer threw off the thro… Read more


Emanuel victim Sharonda Coleman-Singleton celebrated at naming of new baseball complex

Chris Singleton stood in front of the building bearing his mother's name on Monday afternoon and asked everybody in attendance to “hug some… Read more

Trick play in Super Bowl by Eagles was 'Clemson Special' first run by Tajh Boyd and DeAndre Hopkins

CLEMSON — Eric Mac Lain, the former All-ACC Clemson offensive lineman, was watching the Super Bowl on Sunday night with several former team… Read more

Gamecocks beef up offensive line heading into National Signing Day

South Carolina football coach Will Muschamp had a super recruiting weekend and he’s hoping to carry that momentum over to this week with th… Read more


Maintain momentum on education reform

There’s no sure way to persuade more good teachers to stay in the classroom, entice more bright young people to become teachers, get rid of… Read more

Seek guarantees in Panthers deal

We should welcome the Carolina Panthers’ offer to build a training and office complex in the Rock Hill area. It’s a good way for the Palmet… Read more

Sell Santee Cooper? Governors can’t even fire board members

Fourteen years ago, when then-Gov. Mark Sanford appointed some board members who seemed interested in selling Santee Cooper, the Legislatur… Read more

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