Meg Kinnard

Former SC State board chairman sentenced to 5 years


COLUMBIA — During a lengthy and at times tearful hearing in Columbia, the former board chairman of South Carolina State University... Read more

DSS wants child endangerment suit dismissed

COLUMBIA — State officials want a lawsuit accusing South Carolina’s child welfare agency of endangering children in its care to be dismissed,... Read more

Bill would shield execution drug companies


COLUMBIA — A bill introduced in South Carolina last week would protect the identities of pharmaceutical companies in the hopes that... Read more

SCE&G: Cost, build delays expected up for SC nuke reactors

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The company that owns a majority stake in new nuclear reactors in South Carolina said this week it wants approval to spend more... Read more

SC runs out of lethal injection drug


COLUMBIA — There are currently 44 men awaiting execution on South Carolina’s death row.


But if the order came... Read more

Drug company ordered to pay South Carolina $126 million


COLUMBIA — A Johnson & Johnson subsidiary should pay South Carolina $136 million over deceptive drug marketing of an anti-... Read more

South Carolina closing 2nd minimum-security prison

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Saying fewer inmates are returning to the corrections system, South Carolina officials said Tuesday the state will close its... Read more