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7:50 am on Wednesday March 28, 2012

OVER 2000 STUDENTS LIVES HAVE BEEN TOUCHED BY INSPIRATIONAL SPEAKER

Seventeen Cover Girl Zoe Damacela Inspires Our Youth One School at a Time The results from Zoe Damacela’s seven school tour last week have been tremendous.  Through the collaborative effort of YEScarolina (Youth Entrepreneurship South Carolina) and...
4:58 am on Thursday November 11, 2010

Thank You

11/11 is a day to appreciate those who have dedicated and sacrificed their lives to defend our country.  Whether they fought in the Civil War hundreds of years ago in your own back yard, or were discharged yesterday, these brave individuals should...
3:33 am on Saturday March 21, 2009

After second rejection, Sanford says he'll reject funds

After his second attempt to use stimulus funds to pay down state debt was denied, our Gov. Mark Sanford says he will reject some $700 million stimulus funding. In a statement from Sanford's office: [Sanford] will not be seeking certification of that...
9:43 am on Friday March 20, 2009

Sanford's second stimulus request rejected

Image by 20090320-rejection.jpg The White House has once again rejected S.C. Governor Mark Sanford's adapted request to use $700 million in stimulus funds to pay down the state's debt, instead of expanding programs. We'll have to wait and see if...
4:16 am on Thursday November 6, 2008

South Carolina's citizens react to Obama's election

The State writes about how in red state South Carolina, there was expected disappointment: The lunch-time crowd at the Sunset Grill in West Columbia, a spot for the GOP faithful, wanted comfort food Wednesday. But there was also elation: “I feel...
12:07 pm on Monday November 3, 2008

There's lots of places to go besides your couch on election night

Image by Flickr user stephentrepreneurImage by 20081103-corks.jpg Go ahead. Open a bottle for every state your candidate wins, just don't drive. There's no reason election night has to just be a night of cringing anticipation: Have some fun, too....
5:15 am on Monday November 3, 2008

What the South Carolina voter thinks about the candidates

The State has assembled a selection of quotes to show how the facets of the S.C. voter feels about the battle of McCain vs. Obama. It's an interesting collection of voices that sheds some light on what your fellow South Carolinian is thinking. --...
6:17 am on Sunday November 2, 2008

The Post and Courier endorses McCain with unconvincing logic

The Post and Courier has endorsed John McCain for president. -- All-in-all, I share my disappointment that I had with The State's endorsement, not because of who, but because they fail to mention in any way why either candidate might be better for...
5:20 am on Sunday November 2, 2008

Race, war pulling at S.C. voters

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitelImage by 20081102black.gif While there are more veterans here than the national average, there is a far greater concentration of black residents: In South Carolina 14% of residents are veterans (2 points more than the...
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