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Brigadier General Milford Beagle Jr., Commanding General of Fort Jackson, was presented with a special award for his career of outstanding achievement and service to South Carolina Tuesday at the State House. Governor Henry McMaster honored Beagle with the Order of the Palmetto as he prepare…

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Food from more than a dozen nations. Costumes, artifacts, cultural items and arts and crafts from more than 100. That’s what awaited guests at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds last weekend, because the Columbia International Festival was back.

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The Benedict College community is mourning the loss of one of their students Sunday evening. College officials notified the public that student Marlon Black died due to injuries he sustained after a car accident on I-77 early Sunday morning.

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LGBTQ Pride never left Columbia, but the pandemic did force the cancellation of many related events in 2020. However, as City Councilwoman Tameika Isaac Devine put it Saturday, “This year we're back with a vengeance.”

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USC scored three runs with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning to overcome a 3-1 deficit and went on to a 4-3 win over Virginia in game one of the Columbia Regional of the NCAA Tournament Friday afternoon. The Gamecocks move into the winner’s bracket Saturday night. George Callil led …

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Homeless No More officials and supporters gathered Thursday morning to celebrate the organization's newly refurbished Family Shelter. Now that the project has been completed, Homeless No More can officially welcome families back into the facility.

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South Carolina DHEC officials announced their “Shot and a Chaser” campaign Thursday, a partnership with the South Carolina Brewers Guild. The campaign is geared toward boosting vaccination rates among young adults. Numerous breweries across the state are participating in the initiative.

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Richland School District Two's Windsor Elementary School will be getting a new principal this summer. DeAnna Savage will be moving into the position July 1, replacing Denise Quickel, who has accepted a district-level administrative position in another school district.

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Officials from Experience Columbia SC Sports announced Tuesday that the Spikeball Summer Series Coed Invitational will take place in Columbia this weekend at Segra Park. The tournament will be filmed by ESPN2 for a special segment scheduled to air in August.

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With Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial beginning of summer upon us, more than 97 percent of respondents in a survey by University of South Carolina and Penn State researches said they definitely will (64.8%) or might (32.5%) travel within the next six months, but COVID-19 will continue…

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The Gamecocks had a short stay in Hoover, AL at the SEC Baseball Tournament. One and done for Mark Kingston’s crew as they lost to Alabama 9-3 in the single-elimination round Tuesday. One of the few highlights for the Gamecocks was Wes Clarke hitting his 22nd home runs of the season. He is t…

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South Carolina sophomore Aliyah Boston was named the Women's Basketball Academic All-American of the Year. The College Sports Information Directors of America made the announcement Friday. Boston is the first women's basketball student-athlete to win the award and the second Gamecock to capt…

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South Carolina Football will open under the Shane Beamer era at Williams-Brice Stadium this fall. Game times for the first three matchups of the 2021 season were announced Thursday by the Southeastern Conference (SEC).

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Officials from the Columbia Fire Department shared footage Wednesday afternoon from a duplex fire that was handled by the first shift crew earlier in the day.