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Clemson, USC athletes would get $10K a year
Lawmaker’s proposal includes football, basketball players
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Proposal would pay South Carolina, Clemson athletes up to $10,000 per year

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

COLUMBIA — Football and basketball players at South Carolina and Clemson would be paid up to $10,000 per year under a proposal discussed Wednesday by state lawmakers.


Charleston police searching for missing man last seen in West Ashley
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Charleston police searching for missing man last seen in West Ashley

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Charleston police are asking for the public’s help in searching for a missing man.


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Final Four a first for Gamecocks, but not for Dawn Staley

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

COLUMBIA — It may have unfolded over two decades ago, but Dawn Staley can still recall how happy she was just to be there. And how the excitement and ceremony surrounding her first Final Four ...


Goose Creek man charged with pointing firearm at couple in North Charleston traffic
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Goose Creek man charged with pointing firearm at couple in North Charleston traffic

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

A Goose Creek man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly pointing a gun at a couple during what appears to be a road rage incident in North Charleston.


Suits allege bullying, racism at Baptist Hill
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Student, former teacher sue Charleston County School District over discrimination claims

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

A student and a former teacher have filed separate federal lawsuits against the Charleston County School District, claiming the principal at a Hollywood school failed to discipline black students who ...


Governor calls on voters to put pressure on lawmakers
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Governor calls on voters to put pressure on lawmakers

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

SUMMERVILLE — Blaming Sen. Paul Campbell for his part in killing an ethics bill, Gov. Nikki Haley on Wednesday encouraged Summerville Rotarians to “tell him you want him to vote the


Senate joins House in endorsing education in battle against domestic violence
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Senate joins House in endorsing education in battle against domestic violence

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

COLUMBIA — Faced with a statewide domestic violence epidemic, lawmakers Wednesday sought to take on the culture of violence by better equipping South Carolina’s youngsters to report it


US car buyers tap the brakes in March, following torrid run
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US car buyers tap the brakes in March, following torrid run

By DEE-ANN DURBIN Associated Press  – Wednesday, April 1, 2015

DETROIT — U.S. car buyers tapped the brakes in March, a sign of a long-expected slowdown in the blistering pace of sales.


Senate passes bill allowing SC districts pass on 3 snow days
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Senate passes bill allowing South Carolina school districts a pass on 3 snow days

Associated Press  – Wednesday, April 1, 2015

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina senators have passed a bill that would allow school districts to use as many as three snow days this academic year without making them up.


Fast, furious, unstoppable: Film franchise stays in high gear
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Fast, furious, unstoppable: Film franchise stays in high gear

By LINDSEY BAHR Associated Press  – Wednesday, April 1, 2015

LOS ANGELES — Neither Vin Diesel nor producer Neal Moritz wanted a sequel to “The Fast and the Furious.” The 2001 film about a group of East Los Angeles street racers and the FBI ...


In the Kitchen with Bob Waggoner
A hands-on dining experience that’s worth every dollar
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In The Kitchen with Bob Waggoner

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

‘So how much is this meal worth?” one of the diners gathered around the communal table at In the Kitchen asked between bites of roasted pheasant breast.


USC pro day offers chance for hopefuls,  
long shots alike
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USC’s pro day offers a chance for NFL hopefuls, long shots alike

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

COLUMBIA — On the eve of South Carolina’s pro day, Patrick Fish joked with his parents about where they would hold their NFL Draft party.


‘Get Hard’ 
Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart navigate lowbrow gags, stereotypes in black and white
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‘Get Hard’: Lowbrow gags and stereotypes in black and white

By A.O. SCOTT New York Times News Service  – Wednesday, April 1, 2015

The comic premise of “Get Hard” could hardly be simpler. Will Ferrell is white. Kevin Hart, in contrast, is black. But you don’t have to consult a Starbucks barista to know that ...


Continental to cruise again
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Lincoln Continental, the car of presidents, is returning

By DEE-ANN DURBIN Associated Press  – Wednesday, April 1, 2015

DEARBORN, Mich. — Elvis Presley had one; so did Clark Gable. It was even the sedan of presidents. Then the name vanished amid an invasion of newer luxury cars from Europe and Asia.


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