SUMTER, S.C. (AP) Two men have died and a third has been flown to a Columbia hospital after a truck rolled over and ignited in flames in Sumter County. Emergency responders found one man apparently thrown from the vehicle who was declared dead at the scene. Coroner Harvin Bullock said a second man appeared to have been trapped in the
BLYTHEWOOD (WOLO) -- South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier spoke about his relationship with Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney and the expectations surrounding his Gamecocks this season at USC's annual media golf outing Thursday. Click on the ABC Columbia video included with this story to hear from Spurrier.
SUMTER, S.C. (AP) _ Two men have died and a third has been flown to a Columbia hospital after a truck rolled over and ignited in flames in Sumter County. Emergency responders found one man apparently thrown from the vehicle who was declared dead at the scene. Coroner Harvin Bullock said a second man appeared to have been trapped in
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — New federal data show at least 350 children caught at the U.S. border this year have been sent to stay with relatives or other sponsors in South Carolina. They are among more than 30,000 children who have been released to sponsors nationwide from Jan. 1 through July 7. That's according to data published Thursday by the
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) -- More than half a billion dollars worth of development is coming to the Vista. Part of it includes at least five ongoing student housing projects with over 3,000 students expected to call the area home. "It's amazing to know and prepare for what's coming," says Sarah Lewis, Executive Director of the Vista Guild. Lewis says this
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks have reached deals with ESPN to carry the SEC Network. The companies and the Southeastern Conference announced the deal on Thursday. The network debuts on Aug. 14 and will be available to some 60 million households nationally, according to a news release. The network will televise at least 45
MITFORD, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a 26-year-old woman has drowned in a Fairfield County quarry after she hit a tree while jumping into the water. Fairfield County Coroner Barkley Ramsey said divers found Brooke Huffstetler's body about two hours after she went under at the private quarry off state Highway 901 in the northern part of the county. Investigators
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Leadership at the South Carolina agency that manages public workers' retirement benefits and health insurance has come full circle. By a 10-0 vote Thursday, Peggy Boykin was named the new director of the Public Employee Benefits Authority, or PEBA. Boykin has been a board member at the agency since legislators created it in 2012 as part
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Election Commission has certified Tom Ervin's spot on the November ballot as a petition candidate for governor. Ervin's campaign released a letter Thursday from the commission confirming his candidacy. The 62-year-old former legislator and judge dropped out of the Republican primary to pursue being on the general election ballot as a petition candidate.
RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) - Some residents in Hopkins are raising a stink about a proposed sewer project in lower Richland County. On Thursday, they presented a petition with more than five-hundred signatures to County Council, the US Department of Agriculture Rural Development and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. That petition asks funding for the project