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SC DEW asking employers to submit refusal to work claims

The state says it’s dedicating a “recall taskforce” to help with the hiring shortage in the Grand Strand. The South Carolina Department of

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DHEC: 456 new COVID-19 cases in SC, 482,...

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Sunday announced 456 additional cases of COVID-19 in South Carolina, bringing the statewide

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SC woman seeks exit from prison in Charl...

Wendy Moore, 45, has just under five years left before she is scheduled to be released, but she is hoping a motion filed in U.S. District Court in March will

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South Carolina drubs Texas 62-34 to reach Final Four

One by one, South Carolina players walked through the confetti and climbed the ladder to cut down the net in the Alamodome. It was only fitting that the Gamecocks got to keep

Report: South Carolina board of trustees...

South Carolina men’s basketball coach Frank Martin was thought to potentially be on the hot seat after the Gamecocks missed the NCAA Tournament for the third straight time since reaching the Final Four in 2017.

U.S. Attorney for the District of South ...

In a statement released Tuesday, United States Attorney for the District of South Carolina Peter M. McCoy Jr. announced that he is resigning. McCoy says his resignation will be effective at 11:59 p.m.

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SC Democrats walk out to protest restrictive abortion bill

Democratic members of the South Carolina House walked out of the chamber in protest Wednesday before a vote on a bill that would ban nearly all abortions in the

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South Carolina coaches send out several ...

South Carolina’s coaches went on an offer spree late Monday afternoon. Several prospects from the class of 2022 added a Gamecocks offer, including Spring Valley High School (Columbia, S.C.) quarterback Dequandre Smith.

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6 Things You Can Do Right Now to Prepare...

From storing drinking water to filling up your gas tanks, here are six things you should do now to prepare for the worst-case hurricane scenario.

Wild West of Myrtle Beach expanding operations, creating 40 new j...

Wild West’s expansion includes a 50-thousand square-foot distribution center along Ralph Ellis Boulevard in Loris that will support the company’s e-commerce division.

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The Perfect Weekend Getaway to Greenvill...

In Greenville, growth is contagious. Another public space currently in development, the 60-acre Unity Park, is already bringing creative eateries and new small businesses to once-derelict warehouses at the Commons.

This is the Youngest County in South Car...

In nearly every state, there is at least one county where the median age is below the national figure. The median age in Richland County is 33.4 years, making it the youngest county or county equivalent in South Carolina.

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The Cliffs Adds 52 Homesites Across Three New Communities in Sout...

The Cliffs, a collection of luxury residential communities in Travelers Rest, South Carolina, in the Blue Ridge Mountains, has announced the opening of 52 homesites across three new communities. Golf Ridge at The Cliffs at Mountain Park will offer 19 homesites adjacent to Gary Player’s Mountain Park golf course,

Charleston employee to plead guilty to b...

A former project manager with the city of Charleston's Department of Housing and Community Development has agreed to cooperate with federal prosecutors as part of a plea deal in a

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Murdaugh killings: SC police defend with...

The Charleston newspaper sued the agency ... the state agency was heavy-handed with how it blacked out information in the reports. He said the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act requires the agency to say exactly how any information not released ...

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SC agencies take part in Explosives Training for SC K-9 Units

The event was held with local and state law enforcement agencies in South Carolina to train their bomb dog teams.

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Ole Miss and Marquette Will Meet in Firs...

The Ole Miss men’s basketball team will take the court against the Marquette Golden Eagles in the first round of the 2021 Shriners Children’s Charleston Classic (Nov. 18-21), as ESPN Events revealed the tournament bracket Thursday afternoon.

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Horry County Council chairman violated S...

Horry County Council Chairman Johnny Gardner acknowledged that he violated South Carolina State Ethics Act, according to documents obtained from the department.

Fujifilm makes huge investments in healthcare but will not ditch ...

Fujifilm is unable to generate revenues from its imaging portfolio. Post coronavirus crunch, the company is investing heavily in pharmaceuticals rather than its camera business.

Uncertainty game: worries and refound ha...

Elena Schupp, 56, a dual US-Spanish national who lives in South Carolina, said she made it to Madrid via Dallas with her daughter, despite numerous measures that made things a bit complicated. "What will it be like for those who are not technically minded ...

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Disney Ditches Virtual Queue System for ...

Walt Disney World (WDW) has just announced that it will be temporarily “pausing” the virtual queue service for "Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance" at Disney’s Hollywood Studios park. Instead, there will be the traditional standby line.

Here's What You Need to Know About Apple...

If you own any Apple products, listen up! A new report came out about potential spyware hacks and the company replied by rolling out emergency security patches for most of their operating systems.

Old Navy Expands Its Plus Size Product Line in Stores

Old Navy evened the playing field with this bold move, mixing extended sizes in with its existing offerings.

Amazon's 'LuLaRich' Pulls Back the Curta...

Let's get real. Amazon's original series "LuLaRich" dives headfirst into the LuLaRoe phenomenon by ripping back the curtain and tossing it out–curtain rod and all.

Taco Bell Wants Your Used Sauce Packets!

Taco Bell is teaming with TerraCycle in their efforts to go green, as they're encouraging customers to return sauce packets for recycling. This effort is aimed towards more recycling products that have been used.

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BREAKING: Body Found in Wyoming Confirmed to Be Missing 22-Year-O...

On Tuesday, September 21, authorities officially announced that the body found in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming has been positively identified as Gabby Petito, 22.

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Fall Officially Starts on Wednesday, and...

Autumn officially arrives Wednesday at 3:21 p.m. EDT, and we're ready. While we should have been winding down into milder temps this time of year, the weather has done anything but.

Cracking the Code on Gen Z Slang: Slaps,...

Need to talk to your kids but can't understand what they're saying? Need a guide to Gen Z slang and lingo? We've got the definitions to "cap," "simp," "sus," and so many more!

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Vintage Halloween Costumes That Will Haunt You Forever

People of the past brought their creepy A-game to Halloween. From looking at these nightmare-inducing photos, one thing's for sure: our ancestors were obsessed with huge heads, pillowcases, and general creepiness. 

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Dunkaroos Are Back—Here's Where You Can ...

Dunkaroos, the popular '90s snack, is making a comeback, and you can find them in an oddly convenient place.

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'Friday' Actor Anthony 'AJ' Johnson Has ...

Actor Anthony 'A.J.' Johnson has passed away at the age of 55. His most iconic roles were as E.Z.E. in "House Party" and Ezal in the movie "Friday."

Your Ultimate Guide to Black Friday Shopping!

To lend a hand, we've put together this guide of everything you need to know about Black Friday 2021, including when it starts, where to shop, and the best deals.

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