Lexington woman killed in crash that sent her car into a creek

It happened overnight Tuesday on Mill Stream Road near Lee Kleckley Road in Lexington.

  LIVE: 1 dead, suspect in custody in Southern California school shooting

A student gunman opened fire Thursday at a Southern California high school, leaving one person dead and several others injured before he was taken into custody, authorities said.
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  Florida hunter nearly loses leg, life when 10-foot-alligator bites him

Emergency surgery for the substantial injury to the hunter's right leg went well, and he suffered no nerve damage.

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Legendary rock band KISS coming to Columbia on final tour

  FIRST ALERT: Cold start today - Rain Around Thursday/Friday

I-26 Eastbound reopened following multi-vehicle collision, traffic congested

  Man hospitalized after sleeping outside in below freezing temperatures, inclement weather shelter available

  Richland School District 2 hosts minority recruitment event for male educators

Wednesday night, Richland School District Two wanted to prove that they know representation matters.
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  Teacher accused of threatening to shoot students in Wash.

Pierce County, Wash. deputies said Hillend-Jones made threats about shooting students while off campus during a conversation with adults.

  Paralyzed dog finds new way to get around thanks to a donated wheelchair

  Former Columbia Police chief sentenced to 30 months in prison for weapon, drug charge

  Deadly single-vehicle crash in Lexington under investigation

Consumer Affairs Study: SC roads ranked worst in America

Columbia man sentence to over 24 years in prison for selling drugs to former UofSC student who wanted to commit suicide

  SCHP: Collision in Sumter Co. kills 1 person, injures several others

  Major lane changes coming to I-20 East construction in Lexington County

  Panel of lawmakers move forward with education reform bill

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  Battle lines between parties harden as Trump impeachment goes public

Democrats say Wednesday’s extraordinary public session in the House revealed a striking account of Trump abusing his office, while Republicans disagree.

SPORTS

Cooke scores 27, No. 6 South Carolina beats Dayton 75-49

Clemson moves into the top 4 in latest CFP rankings

Gamecocks’ Boston named SEC Freshman of the Week

No. 8 South Carolina easily beats No. 4 Maryland 63-54

Freshman Aliyah Boston scored 14 points and was an immovable force in the middle of the South Carolina defense, blocking five shots to help the No. 8 Gamecocks beat No. 4 Maryland 63-54 in an early matchup between two of the nation's premier programs

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LMC: More than 300 people contacted for tuberculosis testing after possible exposure

  CPD releases composite sketch of home burglary and assault suspect

  First Alert Forecast: Another cold morning before the rain returns

Arctic cold air has settled over the Southeast today. Very cold temperatures for November can be expected again Thursday with morning lows in the lower to middle 20s and daytime Highs in the 40s.
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Students’ meals thrown away over $15 in lunch debt; school district apologizes

The Minnesota school district says it is owed nearly $20,000 in outstanding lunch balances, which includes a deficit carried over from last year.

  The Price of Life: Battling medical debt in the Midlands

14-year-old girl from Georgia may be in SC with 23-year-old man, deputies say

Cows cast away by Dorian found alive on N Carolina island

Calhoun County officials searching for missing man last seen on Halloween