Bull Street Project Could Break Ground Next Month

Plus, Woody Out as Benedict Football Coach
By Chris Trainor | Wednesday, November 26, 10:13 am
A look at news in Columbia and across the Palmetto State.

USC Students Hold Vigil for Ferguson

Plus, Charleston City Paper Named in Defamation Suit
By Eva Moore | Tuesday, November 25, 8:54 am
The day's news from Columbia, S.C.

U.S. Supreme Court: Same-Sex Marriages in S.C. Can Go Forward

S.C. is 34th State to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage
By Eva Moore | Thursday, November 20, 11:21 am
The U.S. Supreme Court has denied South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson's request for a hold on same-sex marriages — the last remaining hope for Wilson's fight to delay same-sex marriages in the state.

Same-Sex Couples Are Getting Married in South Carolina

Updates on Same-Sex Marriage from around the State
By Eva Moore | Wednesday, November 19, 3:14 pm
Updates on same-sex marriage in S.C.
News. Brief.

Courts Make Same-Sex Marriage Legal in S.C.

Plus: Immigration Riles S.C. Conservative Leaders
By Free Times | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
South Carolina became the 34th state to allow same-sex marriage after a rapid series of court decisions and events Nov. 17-20.
Local and State News

Indictment of Former Sen. Ford Doesn’t Follow Harrell Script

By Corey Hutchins | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Whoever gets paid for transcribing indictments against South Carolina’s political elite might be settling in for a pretty good year.
Local and State News

Right-Wing Group Pushes Solar Power as S.C. Writes New Rules

By Eva Moore | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
In a conservative state like South Carolina, you might think something as hippie-dippy as rooftop solar panels would be viewed with a hint of suspicion.
Local and State News

City Extends Benefits to Same-Sex Spouses of Employees

Cameron Runyan Opposes Measure, Says He “Can’t Support It”
By Chris Trainor | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Columbia City Council voted to extend benefits to the spouses of city employees who are in legal same-sex marriages, including legal marriages from any of the 50 states.
Growth & Development

Dorm Project Gets First Nod From Council

Shandonistas Oppose Zoning Change for Student Housing
By Chris Trainor | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
A potential $50 million student housing “private dormitory” that could be built near the intersection of Harden and Gervais streets cleared an initial zoning hurdle during the Nov. 18 meeting of Columbia City Council.
Lexington News Briefs

Lexington 2 Board Approves Land Purchases for New Schools

Plus, Irmo Town Council to Cut Ties with Okra Strut Administrator
By Al Dozier | Monday, November 24, 2014
News roundup from the Lexington County area
Business. Brief.

At Ignite! 2014, Entrepreneurs Talk about How to Move the Midlands Forward

By Xavier Edwards | Thursday, November 20, 2014
Annual conference promotes entrepreneurship in Columbia, S.C.
Business. Brief.

Eight Companies Vie for $83,000 in USC’s Proving Ground Pitchfest

By Dan Cook | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
This year's event, held Nov. 18 at the Darla Moore School of Business, featured $83,000 in competition prize money. The competition, led by Faber Entrepreneurship Associate Director Dean Kress, received some 80 submissions.
Opinion
My Turn

On Being Married, Legally

By Ed Madden | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
State House Report

A Promising Opportunity for a Poor Part of the State

By Andy Brack | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The Side Line

Should They Stay Or Should They Go?

Mike Davis, Brandon Wilds Consider Jump to NFL
By Patrick Wall | Thursday, November 20, 2014
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