Jeffrey Collins

SC Senate approves bill to set up refugee registry

COLUMBIA — The South Carolina Senate passed a bill Wednesday that would require refugees to register with the... Read more

Legislation would make all refugees register with state

COLUMBIA — Lawma­kers in two very different states are proposing that all refugees register with the... Read more

Senators discuss earlier school start date in South Carolina


COLUMBIA — Some South Carolina school systems are asking lawmakers to let them start school a week earlier in August so they... Read more

Senate panel OKs bill to release police shooting videos


COLUMBIA — Dashboard camera video of all police shootings in South Carolina would be released to the public unless... Read more

House takes increase in gas tax off the table


COLUMBIA — Republi­can leaders in the South Carolina House sent a letter to Gov. Nikki Haley on Wednesday promising they... Read more

Former SC trooper pleads guilty in shooting of unarmed black motorist


COLUMBIA — A white former state trooper was led out of a South Carolina courtroom in handcuffs Monday after pleading guilty to... Read more

'In God We Trust' draws debate over its public display...


COLUMBIA — At the same time stickers with the motto “In God We Trust” are first being put on police cars in South Carolina, a... Read more

SC Senate passes $400 million roads bill


COLUMBIA — After nearly a year of debate, the South Carolina Senate passed a bill Wednesday to send an additional... Read more

Tigers righty matches his sibling's win...


GREENVILLE, S.C. — The Schmidt brothers are dominating this year’s Clem­son-South Carolina rivalry.

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Bill to allow trained school workers to carry guns set aside


COLUMBIA — South Carolina lawmakers have set aside for now a proposal to allow school employees to carry guns on campus after... Read more