Spring Valley grad victim of FL hit and run, family seeks prayers

A 21-year-old Columbia native and Spring Valley High School graduate is in critical condition after Florida Highway Patrol said an impaired driver struck her Saturday night as she was walking on campus.

New flaw found in Boeing 737 Max, sources say

Two sources familiar with the matter say a series of simulator test flights revealed a flaw in the computer system.
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  13-year-old school bully punches N.J. mother, knocks her unconscious, family says

Prosecutors charged the suspect with one count each of aggravated assault and simple assault, and he was released to his parents.


Man, woman charged after deputy spots truck reported stolen

  Newberry man sentenced to federal prison for federal firearm charge stemming from Vista shooting

  Growing number of Five Points bars face “food fight” in court, facing loss of liquor licenses

  Lexington intersection reopens after traffic lights were damaged in accident

  USC professor says candidates will work to establish themselves in 1st 2020 debate

he first part of a two-night debate featuring 20 Democratic presidential hopefuls begins, Wednesday.
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Attorney: Girl hit during Astros game had skull fracture

Attorney Richard Mithoff says the girl had bleeding and swelling in her brain as well as a brain contusion after she was hit.

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office searching for suspect in burglary

  Sumter County Council doesn’t increase millage rate for school district amid fiscal emergency

  Teacher group returns to State House nearly two months after rally

  Governor says state making progress combating opioid crisis

  Fibroids spark concern over hair care products

  Blythewood golfer Hargett hopes to make the most of second chance in U.S. Senior Open

Two Notch Rd no longer shut down because of overturned dump truck

Man found in SC pond with alligator bite marks died before gator found him, coroner says

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R. Kelly appears in court as prosecutors turn over ‘pornographic’ DVD

R. Kelly is charged with 21 sex-related charges, including four counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault.


  Blythewood golfer Hargett hopes to make the most of second chance in U.S. Senior Open

  George Rogers Foundation holds Celebrity Golf Tournament, 28th Annual Gala and Auction

Former University of South Carolina star running back, George Rogers, held his 28th annual George Rogers Foundation Gala and Silent Auction.


  Orangeburg man charged in deadly shooting near Edisto Drive

  I-26 in Orangeburg Co. reopened following head-on collision that killed three people

Ariana Grande coming to Columbia in December

  Lanes on I-20 East in Lexington Co. reopened after dump truck hits bridge

  Lexington County Council considers tax breaks for JUUL bringing new facility to the Midlands

Tuesday, Lexington County Council members will discuss offering tax breaks to the e-cigarette company, JUUL, which is bringing a new assembly plant to the Midlands. This will be the council’s third and final reading on the proposed tax breaks during Tuesday’s meeting.
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  Parents fight back as woman allegedly tries to kidnap children at Atlanta airport

The 26-year-old suspect is charged with kidnapping and obstructing an officer.

  Victim of illegal dumping? In Richland County, it’s up to YOU to move the trash

  Sumter man facing breach of trust charges in Orangeburg County

  Confederate flag will not be returning to State House grounds on anniversary of removal

  CPD releases composite sketch of Blossom Street shooting suspect