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8-month probe led to SC trooper's drug arrest

CONWAY, S.C. — Authorities say a South Carolina Highway Patrol officer arrested last week is accused of buying cocaine.

07/19/10 - 6:07pm

Ga. man who fled trial gets life in prison

ATLANTA — A man who fled during his DeKalb County trial last week has been sentenced in absentia to life behind bars.

07/19/10 - 5:58pm

Man in hospital after tumble over north Georgia waterfall

GAINESVILLE, Ga. — Authorities say a man who fell about 40 feet down a waterfall in Glade Shoals is recovering in an Atlanta hospital.

07/19/10 - 5:52pm

Scholarships for 8 Aiken County students

AIKEN -- Eight Aiken County students are the recipients of the federal Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship, which includes a $1,500 annual award.

07/19/10 - 1:56pm

SC may curb stimulus signage

COLUMBIA -- A debate over whether to put up signs to identify stimulus projects boils down to a key disagreement: Where some see government waste, others see government transparency.

07/19/10 - 1:45pm

SC seeks help funding welcome centers

South Carolina is hoping private groups will step in to elp fund the $1.9 million cost of operating nine welcome centers.

07/19/10 - 12:49pm

Ga. workers' medical fund reportedly running short

ATLANTA — The Atlanta Journal-Constitution says the fund that pays health insurance claims for state workers is running short of money.

07/19/10 - 9:48am

2 SC men die when cars fall off jacks

CHARLESTON, S.C.  — Officials say two South Carolina men have died after cars slipped off jacks in separate incidents.

07/19/10 - 9:43am

SC peach crop smaller, sweeter

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - South Carolina peach growers say this year's harvest has smaller, but sweeter fruit.

07/19/10 - 7:05am

Store roof collapse closes Cartersville, Ga. store

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. - A big store in a shopping center in Cartersville, Ga. is closed because the roof collapsed after a heavy storm.

07/19/10 - 8:35am
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