Chester County Schools is canceling class May 1 as teachers across South Carolina plan to rally for education reform in Columbia. The district joins multiple districts in North Carolina, who have also canceled class that day in reaction to the teacher rally in Raleigh.
A Lowcountry church was able to celebrate a major accomplishment as it held Easter services Sunday morning, welcoming worshipers into a new space with more than double the number of seats of the old one.
“It is bad enough for someone to get injured in an act of violence, but when you recklessly shoot into a car occupied by small children, your own children, it is simply despicable,” Newberry County Sheriff Lee Foster said.
The family of one of the two Florence officers killed in an ambush last October say they are “deeply angered” by the words of the accused murderer, which ran in a South Carolina newspaper this past weekend.
Orangeburg County deputies say a gunman faces a charge of assault and battery with intent to kill after a shooting left a hospital employee in critical condition Wednesday morning at The Regional Medical Center-Orangeburg.