Jeffrey Collins


Governor signs bill to fire SC State trustees

 

COLUMBIA — After three months of drama, lawmakers and the governor fired the trustees at South Carolina State University on Thursday... Read more

Senate Republicans offer another plan to fix SC roads

 

COLUMBIA — Senate Republicans announced their own plan to fix South Carolina roads Thursday, which raises more money for highways and... Read more

SC Senate makes little progress on 3rd day of budget talks

 

COLUMBIA — With debate stuck on the best way to spend an expected revenue increase, senators have made little progress on South... Read more

SC lawmakers look at public record change

COLUMBIA — Newspaper editors say a new office to consider disputes over Freedom of Information Act requests in... Read more

Senate panel wants SLED to handle shootings by police

 

COLUMBIA — The State Law Enforcement Division would have to investigate all cases where a police officer kills or seriously injures a... Read more

SLED probe for all cop killings

COLUMBIA— A Senate panel has passed a bill that would require the State Law Enforcement Division to investigate all cases where a police... Read more

House OKs bill making it easier to build hospitals

 

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina House gave key approval Wednesday to a bill that would make it easier to build and expand... Read more

Funding bill spurs heated debate in Senate

COLUMBIA, S.C. — A Senate committee replaced a bill to get more money for South Carolina roads with its own version Tuesday, but not before a... Read more

Prison urged for SC cops who stunned handicapped woman

COLUMBIA — Two former small town police officers in South Carolina should spend at least a year in prison for shocking a mentally disabled... Read more