COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A report by the South Carolina Legislative Audit Council has found the state Department of Natural Resources owns about 280,000 acres of timber in 40 counties.
WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Marketing specialty foods is the focus of this year's meeting of the South Carolina Specialty Foods Association.
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) _ A Lexington chiropractor has been sentenced to nine years in prison for inappropriately touching three female patients. Prosecutor Donnie Myers said Monday a judge sentenced 52-year-old Ronald Jeffrey Shows to a year and a half in prison on each of six counts of second degree assault and battery. He also was ordered to register as a sex offender.
Monday, 22 year old Zinah Jennings appeared in court. Her attorney, Hemphill Pride, II, asked for her bond to be reduced.
AIKEN, S.C. (AP) — A 26-year-old man charged with killing a South Carolina officer is expected to appear in court Monday.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Gov. Nikki Haley is holding another meeting with constituents in her Statehouse office, and they can talk about any topic they want.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) _ Plans to require better proof of citizenship to register to vote in South Carolina have won an early test in the Senate and opened the door to a new round of arguments about voting rights. A Senate Judiciary subcommittee on Thursday approved a bill that says citizenship proof can come from documents that include a driver's license, birth certificate, United States passport or tribal identification.