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S.C. panel nixes Sanford impeachment, recommend rebuke

South Carolina lawmakers recommended a formal rebuke on Wednesday for Gov. Mark Sanford for his summertime tryst and travel, opting to censure the Republican after nixing an impeachment measure.

12/09/09 - 8:10pm

Ceremony highlights Fisher House groundbreaking

The facility will give families of rehabbing service members to stay.

12/09/09 - 7:08pm

McDuffie County family homeless after mobile home fire

DEARING, Ga. - A McDuffie County couple and their three children are homeless after fire swept through their mobile during the midst of a severe thunderstorm Wednesday morning.

06/01/10 - 8:34pm

Authorities identify third man wanted in May murder

Authorities have identified a third man wanted for the May 16 murder of Tremayne Marcus at a local motel. Joseph Ty’re “Tyrek” Downs is wanted for murder, aggravated assault and other gun charges, according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office press release. The announcement ...

12/09/09 - 3:37pm

Clemson QB plans to transfer

CLEMSON, S.C. – Clemson quarterback Willy Korn announced today he won’t be suiting up with the Tigers next fall. The redshirt sophomore said he will graduate in May with a degree in communications, then transfer to another school, in hopes of playing as a starting quarterback. He has tw...

12/09/09 - 3:31pm

Authorities identify third man wanted in May murder

Authorities have identified a third man wanted for the May 16 murder of Tremayne Marcus at a local motel. Joseph Ty’re “Tyrek” Downs is wanted for murder, aggravated assault and other gun charges, according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office press release. The announcement com...

12/09/09 - 3:07pm

Legendary football coach to return to Thomson

THOMSON - Luther Welsh, athletic director and head football coach at Thomson High School, has decided to stay on “at least another year.” The 77-year-old coach Welsh said he feels relieved and looks forward to returning to lead the Bulldogs in their quest to once again become competitive ...

12/09/09 - 2:09pm

Augusta native loses Atlanta mayoral recount

ATLANTA – Former Georgia state Sen. Kasim Reed will be sworn in as Atlanta's next mayor after a Wednesday recount confirmed his slim margin of victory over opponent Mary Norwood. His election to succeed current Mayor Shirley Franklin extends a decades-long line of black mayors in the mostl...

12/09/09 - 3:36pm

Woman killed in Barnwell County, husband detained

A Barnwell woman was murdered Tuesday, Dec. 8 and her husband is being held as a suspect, according to the Barnwell County Sheriff.

12/09/09 - 2:07pm

House panel passes college football playoff bill

WASHINGTON – A House subcommittee approved legislation Wednesday aimed at forcing college football to switch to a playoff system to determine a national champion, over the objections of some lawmakers who said Congress had more pressing matters on its plate....

12/09/09 - 1:04pm
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