Jeffrey Collins

Drought edging into northwest despite heavy rainfall elsewhere


COLUMBIA — People might not know it from the lush fields and full lakes in most of South Carolina, but drought is creeping into... Read more

SC farmers to get $40 million


COLUMBIA — About $40 million in state aid will soon be heading to South Carolina farmers... Read more

Change ahead for bank behind big road projects

COLUMBIA — Big changes are coming to the agency that helps get loans for massive road projects in South Caro... Read more

Juvenile prison seeks new officers after riot


COLUMBIA — South Caro­lina’s main juvenile prison has seen a sharp rise in violence and gang activity, and the... Read more

SC Senate proposes 4 percent pay raise for state employees

COLUMBIA — South Carolina senators are proposing a 4 percent pay raise for state employees, doubling the amount... Read more

Slain driver's DNA not found on North Augusta officer's gun


COLUMBIA — After a North Augusta police officer shot and killed a driver in 2014, he told investigators the man had grabbed his... Read more

SC lawmaker's Viagra measure receives hearing...


COLUMBIA — If women have to wait 24 hours in South Carolina to get an abortion, men... Read more

SC roads bill likely dead for year


COLUMBIA — The South Carolina House made changes Wednesday to the roads bill that has been debated for more than a year,... Read more