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Chesterfield County Sheriff Accused of Overstepping His Legal Duties

Chesterfield County Sheriff Accused of Overstepping His Legal Duties

Chesterfield County sheriff accused of overstepping his legal duties. When elected to sheriff in 2002, Sanford Parker promised to help the people in rural Chesterfield County, S.C. During his time as sheriff, Parker purchased a surplus military helicopter. With a pilot at the controls, the sheriff made many flights often peering out the window searching […]

Drug Overdose Takes Life of South Carolina Newborn

Drug Overdose Takes Life of South Carolina Newborn

The gavel has come down in a Spartanburg County court. A judge has handed over a 20 year prison sentence to a South Carolina mother, who is responsible for the drug overdose that took the life of her 6-week-old newborn, Alexis. Prosecutor, Barry Barnette, says 39-year-old Stephanie Greene hid the pregnancy from her primary care […]

Creationist Lawmakers Hijack State Fossil Proposal

Creationist Lawmakers Hijack State Fossil Proposal

Creationists are once again attempting to inject their anti-science agenda into public discourse, this time with a breathtakingly inane attempt by lawmakers to hijack a little girl’s proposal for a South Carolina official state fossil. Given the single-minded intransigence of the promoters of creationism, it is not surprising that they would attempt to bring their […]

Prison Inmates Rap Video Goes Viral From Behind Bars [Explicit Video]

Prison Inmates Rap Video Goes Viral From Behind Bars [Explicit Video]

Prison inmates record and release a video from inside the walls of a South Carolina corrections facility. This is a first for a music video to be made in a jail cell but it has gone viral. This video appears to have been performed and recorded in its entirety by inmates of a South Carolina […]

Homeless and Hungry in Columbia, South Carolina? Go Somewhere Else

Homeless and Hungry in Columbia, South Carolina? Go Somewhere Else

Homeless people are under attack again, this time in Columbia, South Carolina. Last week, in a move to keep homeless advocates from feeding the homeless in public parks, the city started levying a fee for use of publicly owned spaces. Food Not Bombs has been feeding the homeless in Columbia’s parks for over a decade. […]

HL Hunley Reason for Sinking Could Be Discovered Soon

HL Hunley Reason for Sinking Could Be Discovered Soon

The HL Hunley, the first submarine in history to sink an enemy battleship, did so 150 years ago today.  The Confederate sub set sail out of South Carolina towards its target, the Union ship Housatonic.  The sub and its crew of eight never returned, sparking a mystery that continues to baffle scientists, who believe that […]

South Carolina Experiences 3.2 Magnitude Earthquake

South Carolina Experiences 3.2 Magnitude Earthquake

The United States Geological Survey department (USGS) reported another earthquake has just hit South Carolina. The 3.2 magnitude earthquake’s epicenter is 7 miles west of the town of Edgefield.  This follows just days after the 4.1 magnitude quake dubbed the “Valentine’s Day Quake” that shook the area and cause millions to panic on Friday. This […]

School Shooting in South Carolina Leaves One Dead

School Shooting in South Carolina Leaves One Dead

Another American school shooting, this time at a college campus in South Carolina leaves one student dead, according to sources. Law enforcement are actively searching for four suspects in the university shooting. The victim’s name has not been released. A campus-wide lockdown was lifted at South Carolina State University but with limited access. A person […]

George Stinney Could Be Exonerated

George Stinney Could Be Exonerated

At age 14, George Stinney was the youngest individual who was ever executed in the United States since the 20th century. On March 24, 1944 Stinney was charged with the murder of two white girls, Mary Emma Thames  and Betty June Binnicker. They were eight and 11 years of age, respectively. The girls had been […]

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