The bill is based on similar initiatives in Louisiana and Tennessee and would authorize the state to temporarily step in to assist chronically failing public schools and the students in them.
In its monthly Vital Signs report, the CDC called attention to sepsis, a systemic infection that can overload the body's defenses, cause organ failure, and leads to death in 15-30 percent of cases, CDC Director Thomas Frieden said.
Private citizens can take a stormwater education class to reduce a business' monthly stormwater fee.
Police say a suspect in the armed robbery attempt of a Gordon Highway Subway on Sunday lied about his real name..
Jerome Shaw, 31, pleaded in U.S. District Court to conspiracy to commit bank fraud.
Police collected 300 pounds of unwanted medications during a drug take back event this weekend.
At his 107th birthday party Monday, Edward Kulik let his guests in on the secret to a long life.
Four commissioners denied giving Janice Allen Jackson bad marks; others and the mayor didn't respond to requests for comment.
A proposal to build a nine-hole practice course at the University of South Carolina Aiken could help bring women's golf to the school.
North Augusta City Council got a presentation on connecting its Greeneway to downtown and learned, in the words of North Augusta Forward Chairman Charles Martin, that "it's doable, it's feasible, but it's not cheap."