South Carolina news - Yahoo News Search ResultsSouth Carolina makes small gains in ACT college entrance exam scores
- Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:03:15 -0700
South Carolina public school students continue to make small gains in scores on the ACT college entrance exam, but still fell short of the national average, according to figures released Wednesday.
General News. South Carolina Recognizes the Impact of Concussions
- Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:51:26 -0700
Concussions in sports aren't new, but the long-term effects of a concussion has become a hot-button topic. Athletic trainers, doctors and coaches for South Carolina are doing all they can to assist in prevention, preparation and proper treatment of student-athletes who suffer from concussions.
Advantage Media Group Makes 'Best Places to Work in South Carolina' List for Second Year
- Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:00:00 -0700
Adam Witty's international publishing company, Advantage Media Group, , was recently named as one on a list of "Best Places to Work in South Carolina," the ninth annual compilation by SC Biz ...
South Carolina unemployment rises to 5.7 percent
- Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:16:46 -0700
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's unemployment has risen nearly half a percentage point after three straight months without change, state officials said Monday.
SC announces drunken driving crackdown
- Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:43:06 -0700
South Carolina police agencies plan to crack down on drunken driving through the Labor Day weekend and hope social media will spread the word with younger drivers.
Unemployment rate rises in the Pee Dee
- Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:37:42 -0700
FLORENCE, S.C. — The unemployment rate in South Carolina inched up in July from the previous month.
South Carolina is Among Top Ten States in the Nation for Heartworm Infection
- Wed, 06 Aug 2014 13:21:00 -0700
There’s bad news for South Carolina’s pets: the Palmetto State remains in the top ten states for one of the deadliest diseases threatening dogs and cats: heartworm disease. Accordi
SC unemployment rises to 5.7 percent
- Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:45:00 -0700
South Carolina's unemployment has risen nearly half a percentage point after three straight months without change.
Spurrier pleased with South Carolina's offense
- Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:54:09 -0700
South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier saw exactly what he wanted out of his offense - and there was hardly a downfield pass in sight. Spurrier, the grinning, visor-tossing mastermind of the ''Fun-n-Gun'' during his national championship days at Florida, has forged a new formula to succeed with the Gamecocks. ''Offense did some good things, ran the ball,'' Spurrier said after Saturday's scrimmage ...
Palmetto Sunrise: The need for teachers
- Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:12:07 -0700
It seems South Carolina lawmakers are taking the potential of a teacher shortfall seriously. The Associated Press reported a newly created Senate Committee on Public School Teachers took testimony Tuesday on how the state can encourage more students to become public school teachers, keep good teachers in the classroom and more quickly remove incompetent teachers.