The Columbia County school board unanimously approved a $199.8 million budget which includes raises for all school employees and additional teaching positions.
The Richmond County Board of Education approved its 2016 budget granting a raise to school employees and eliminating furlough days.
USC Aiken features an on-campus Veteran and Military Student Success Center, where veterans can lounge, do homework or get help with transitional paperwork or financial aid.
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley signed Senate Bill 391 at USC Aiken to provide in-state tuition at all state public colleges for military veterans and their dependents.
COLUMBIA - A federal lawsuit accuses South Carolina of unconstitutionally denying college scholarships to resident U.S. citizens and forcing them to pay out-of-state tuition.