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The University of South Carolina is one step closer to choosing its next president.

A Bluffton food truck operator has been arrested on federal charges in a drug trafficking investigation.

Clemson architecture students and professors spent multiple days understanding a key Midlands riverfront, weeks crafting designs for how the area could be better connected and months enduring the COVID-19 pandemic before they could unveil their work.

The House passed a bill Thursday that funds the government through Feb. 18 and avoids a short-term shutdown after midnight Friday, but quick Senate approval was in doubt because of a fight over President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

A Swansea man died and two Lexington County firefighters were injured during a head-on crash with a fire engine Dec. 1.

As of 7:15 a.m., the eastbound lanes were reopened after crews worked to clear debris from three crashes that occurred just before 3:30 a.m.


BREAKING: South Carolina will reopen public beach accesses and retail stores closed under orders to slow the spread of coronavirus next week.

BREAKING: @JoeBiden  has won the SC Democratic primary, AP confirms. The former VP has secured his first 2020 victory.

"We had hoped once the nation was past the rancorous Nov. 3 election, @LindseyGrahamSC  would revert to the bipartisan leader whose pragmatism was an admirable feature of his three previous terms in the U.S. Senate," our editorial team writes.

NEW: @ClemsonUniv  has removed the name of slavery defender John C. Calhoun from its honors college after protests from students and alumni.

In his quest to unseat Sen. Lindsey Graham, @harrisonjaime  has raised more campaign funds over the last three months of 2019 than any candidate has brought in for a single quarter in the state's history.

While the White House internally knew about their biological connection, Tim Scott’s office said, the Republican senator did not publicly acknowledge or announce Otis Gordon was his blood kin.