Charles and Diane Parker were found shot to death April 12, 2005, inside their home on S.C. 90 near S.C. 22. Several people were charged in connection with their deaths, including Richard Gagnon and Bambi Bennett.
On the heels of Earth Day — and with the Columbia Museum of Art having the eighth annual Greater Columbia Record Fair Day, noon-5 p.m. April 26 — check out five neat places in the region to recycle and buy used music (CDs and vinyl albums), videos and books, in Myrtle Beach, North Charleston, Columbia, Wilmington, N.C., and Charlotte/Raleigh, N.C.
Chesapeake Energy pleaded no contest Friday to attempted antitrust violations and agreed to pay $25 million to settle claims that it conspired to keep prices down during an auction for oil and gas leases, state officials announced.
In his last day in office, Missouri athletics director Mike Alden rewarded the most successful coach he's hired. Football coach Gary Pinkel, heading into his 15th season at Mizzou, agreed to a new contract through 2021 that will push his salary over the $4 million threshold, the school announced Friday.
Several members of an Oklahoma sheriff's department raised serious concerns years ago about the performance and training of a volunteer deputy now charged in the fatal shooting of a restrained suspect, according to a report released Friday by lawyers for the dead man's family.
You just know that Vani Hari, the popular blogger and self-proclaimed “Food Babe,” was the whiny kid in her elementary school cafeteria. Chocolate milk? Who needs that? Drink your watery skim and be happy.