Outgoing U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford analyzes why Katie Arrington and the Republican Party fumbled away South Carolina's 1st Congressional District last week.
Schuyler Kropf is The Post and Courier political editor. He has covered every major political race in South Carolina dating to 1988, including for U.S. Senate, governorship, the Statehouse and Republican and Democratic presidential primaries.
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A scholarship has been created at The Citadel in the name of Charlestonian Ralph H. Johnson, who was awarded the Medal of Honor for sacrificin…
It may be easier to win a seat in Congress than to keep it.
Mark Sanford got more than 100 write in votes in Tuesday's election.
Citadel graduate and Vietnam helicopter pilot Capt. Hugh Reavis Nelson used his body as a shield to cover a wounded comrade from enemy gunfire. Some 52 years later, a group of Citadel men and supporters say he should posthumously be awarded the Medal of Honor.
Election Day is Tuesday. Polls open statewide from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
It's one of the perplexing questions recent arrivals to South Carolina bring up:
Robert F. Linville, former Folly Beach mayor and city councilman, died Wednesday. He was 87.