Sarita Chourey

Solar power 'rush' expected in S.C.

COLUMBIA – Power companies in South Carolina are proposing solar energy incentives to South Carolina consumers who want clean ... Read more

SC parks proposal targets Augusta

COLUMBIA — Hoping to lure hunters from Augusta, lawmakers in South Carolina have carved out $700,000 in the... Read more

S.C. House postpones debate on body cam bill


COLUMBIA — The S.C. House of Representatives has postponed until May 19 a debate on a bill that would outfit law enforcement... Read more

Pipeline leaks common, riverkeeper says


More than 300,000 gallons of gasoline has leaked from Texas-based energy company Kinder Morgan’s pipeline in Belton, S.C., since a... Read more

DOT OKs land surveys for pipeline


COLUMBIA — South Carolina’s transportation department has given a Texas company permission to conduct surveys on a state right-of-way... Read more

Debate brews on police body camera video access


COLUMBIA — Though supportive of requiring police to wear body cameras, authorities are pushing lawmakers to limit public access to... Read more

South Carolinians split on religious freedom debate


COLUMBIA — New poll results from Winthrop University show that 50 percent of likely GOP voters in South Carolina said business owners... Read more

SC gun permit change gets 'neutral' stance

COLUMBIA — A bill that would allow Georgia and South Carolina concealed-weapon permit holders to cross the state border is improving its chances... Read more