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Greenwood hospital closing behavioral unit

GREENWOOD, S.C. — A Greenwood hospital is closing its behavioral unit after two psychiatrists decided to leave.

10/08/10 - 8:12am

Grovetown High teacher is tops in Columbia County

Vickie Tarleton won't be driving her 2001 Volvo to work today. She'll be rolling in the Mercedes C300 she received after winning Columbia County's 2010-11 Teacher of the Year award.

10/08/10 - 10:35am

Woman charged with beating her daughter

A mother accused of biting, punching, choking and whipping her daughter with a belt was arrested this morning on charges of first-degree child cruelty, jail records show.

10/08/10 - 12:17am

Ex-SC sheriff pleads not guilty to new drug charges

COLUMBIA - Former Lee County Sheriff E.J. Melvin pleaded not guilty Thursday to 47 new charges, including racketeering and money laundering, allegations prosecutors say represent more layers of a complex drug conspiracy case.

10/07/10 - 9:42pm

2 SC candidates chasing history appear together

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C.  - Two South Carolina Republican candidates chasing history promised Thursday to oppose the new federal health care law.

10/07/10 - 9:34pm

Endangered status proposed for Altamaha spinymussel

BRUNSWICK, Ga.  - The rare Altamaha spinymussel, known for its spikes and scarcity, is being proposed for federal protection as an endangered species.

10/07/10 - 9:30pm

Glynn man faces federal health fraud charges

BRUNSWICK, Ga.  - The FBI has arrested a Glynn County man on federal health care fraud charges, accusing him of trying to steal more than $100,000 from Medicare.

10/07/10 - 9:23pm

Fatal wreck prompts Carroll schools to review bus training

 CARROLLTON, Ga. - The Carroll County school district is working to verify that its bus driver training program meets state standards following a deadly accident.

10/07/10 - 9:03pm

NRC hears support, opposition to reactors

WAYNESBORO - Southern Nuclear's $14.5 billion plan to add two reactors to Plant Vogtle needs more study, environmentalists told the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission tonight.

10/08/10 - 12:39am

Ex-treasurer accused of stealing booster club cash in Gwinnett

SNELLVILLE, Ga.  - Authorities say a former treasurer for a high school booster club stole as much as $15,000 from the group.

10/07/10 - 8:54pm
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