SC law enforcement officers who are transporting mental health patients would be required to undergo specialized crisis-intervention training under proposed legislation being drafted by a group of lawmakers.
The predator met her in an Internet chat room the Columbia teen-ager kept secret from her parents. He sent her a bus ticket to Texas, where he was going to lock her up. Thursday, he was sentenced to prison.
SC’s environmental agency has named its second acting director in 17 months as it continues its search for a permanent leader. The DHEC board Thursday named general counsel Marshall Taylor as acting director.
The U.S. Attorney, Myrtle Beach and Horry County law enforcement officials arrested 24 people with a few more arrests coming in connection to a large investigation concerning drugs and gangs in the area.
Longtime Beaufort attorney William Brantley Harvey Jr., a former state lawmaker and lieutenant governor instrumental in bringing higher education to Beaufort County, among other public service roles, died Wednesday.
Country music star Kenny Chesney’s 2019 tour to stop in SC on April 25 concert at Charleston’s Volvo Car Stadium, where Hootie & the Blowfish hold an annual show, but won’t this year because of a reunion tour.