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WIS News 10 Columbia
Youth vote key in Palmetto State ahead of SC Democratic primaryAs we approach the South Carolina primaries, the youth vote is a pivotal target
Youth vote key in Palmetto State ahead of SC Democratic primary
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
As we approach the South Carolina primaries, the youth vote is a pivotal target for the candidates. Bernie Sanders' big win on Tuesday night in New Hampshire is being partially credited to younger voters, who came out in force for the Vermont... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Cory Howard takes one-shot lead at windy Fleming IslandThree-time Times-Union All-First Coast high school player Cory Howard of Jackso
Cory Howard takes one-shot lead at windy Fleming Island
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Three-time Times-Union All-First Coast high school player Cory Howard of Jacksonville Beach was the only player to break par on a cold, windy Tuesday as he shot 1-under 70 in the first round of a Swing Thought Tour Florida Pro Series event at the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Perry Co. teams & community members look to move on in wake of TB outbreakBasketball is back in full swing in Perry County as the boys and girls teams ma
Perry Co. teams & community members look to move on in wake of TB outbreak
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
Basketball is back in full swing in Perry County as the boys and girls teams make a playoff push. Marion’s tuberculosis outbreak caused a bumpy end to the regular season, impacting players and their schools. Things heated up on the court in... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Local college basketball teams at a glanceAT A GLANCE Record: 9-12, 7-7 Peach Belt Conference Streak: W2 Last game: Th
Local college basketball teams at a glance
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
AT A GLANCE Record: 9-12, 7-7 Peach Belt Conference Streak: W2 Last game: The Pirates picked up a huge win on the road Saturday by knocking off Augusta University 87-73. Augusta is currently second in the Peach Belt East Division standings, and... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Proposed apartment complex near Carolina Beach RoadAn empty lot sits where developers plan to build a 96-unit apartment complex on
Proposed apartment complex near Carolina Beach Road
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
An empty lot sits where developers plan to build a 96-unit apartment complex on Carolina Beach Road (Photo: Madison Morgan/WWAY). WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Julian March at the StarNews reports a 96-unit apartment complex has been proposed for land... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Weekend Roundup: Six more weeks of awesomeIt's a super weekend for the Big Game, wouldn't you agree? Sun's out, live musi
Weekend Roundup: Six more weeks of awesome
Charleston City Paper / Posted 6 days ago
It's a super weekend for the Big Game, wouldn't you agree? Sun's out, live music's a'strummin' and there are plenty of places to get your drink on. It's a lovely weekend in South Carolina, y'all. We know that the book is always better than the movie... Read more
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Al.com
2 new tuberculosis cases found in Perry County; extra student screenings announcedThe Alabama Department of Public Health has confirmed two more tuberculosis cas
2 new tuberculosis cases found in Perry County; extra student screenings announced
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Alabama Department of Public Health has confirmed two more tuberculosis cases in Perry County. The discovery has helped prompt an additional day of screening in Marion. The health department confirms one of the new patients is an adult. The... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
2 more patients diagnosed with tuberculosis in Perry CountyTwo more patients have been diagnosed with tuberculosis in Perry County, the Al
2 more patients diagnosed with tuberculosis in Perry County
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
Two more patients have been diagnosed with tuberculosis in Perry County, the Alabama Department of Public Health announced Thursday. One patient is an adult and one is a child under 15, according to ADPH. The child was diagnosed early through the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
2 more patients diagnosed with tuberculosis in Perry CountyTwo more patients have been diagnosed with tuberculosis in Perry County, the Al
2 more patients diagnosed with tuberculosis in Perry County
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
Two more patients have been diagnosed with tuberculosis in Perry County, the Alabama Department of Public Health announced Thursday. One patient is an adult and one is a child under 15, according to ADPH. The child was diagnosed early through the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
List of Tampa-area athletes signing national letters-of-intentA list of area signees as provided by athletic directors and coaches. FOOTBALL
List of Tampa-area athletes signing national letters-of-intent
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
A list of area signees as provided by athletic directors and coaches. FOOTBALL Alex Grey Ad. Farragut Coffeyville CC James Morrison Ad. Farragut Dodge City CC De’andre Oliver Ad. Farragut New Mexico Military Institute Craig Watts Ad. Farragut... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Observer-area college signeesThe list will be updated throughout the day A.L. Brown: Sandon McCoy (football
Observer-area college signees
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
The list will be updated throughout the day A.L. Brown: Sandon McCoy (football, Gardner-Webb); Juan Morgan (football, Charleston WV); Dantrell Barkley (football, Independence CC) Ardrey Kell: Bryce Magliney (Football, James Madison University);... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Groundhog Day, big game weekHave y'all looked outside? Yeah, it's nice as can be, and we're crossing our fi
Groundhog Day, big game week
Charleston City Paper / Posted 10 days ago
Have y'all looked outside? Yeah, it's nice as can be, and we're crossing our fingers the 'ol groundhog doesn't do the whole "too many more weeks of winter" thing. This Freeloaders seems even more loaded than usual — maybe the weather gods knew it... Read more
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Columbia Star
Partisan Commanders of S.C.: The Swamp Fox, The Gamecock, and The Wizard Owl | January 29, 2016After the British successfully conquered Charleston in May of 1780, all hope se
Partisan Commanders of S.C.: The Swamp Fox, The Gamecock, and The Wizard Owl | January 29, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 14 days ago
After the British successfully conquered Charleston in May of 1780, all hope seemed lost for South Carolina. Yet, in three distinct sections of the colony—the low-country, the midlands, and the upcountry— three leaders dared face the redcoats:... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Civil War historian questions Lundy’s legend (VIDEO, PHOTOS) CRESTVIEW — Few local ancestors stir as much debate as William Lundy, whom ma
Civil War historian questions Lundy’s legend (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
CRESTVIEW — Few local ancestors stir as much debate as William Lundy, whom many people consider Florida’s last Con-federate War veteran.But like the rebel battle flag that fluttered until... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
USC Aiken picked fourth in preseason Peach Belt baseball pollWednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 AUGUSTA, GA – For the first time in their PBC history
USC Aiken picked fourth in preseason Peach Belt baseball poll
News 12 Augusta / Posted 15 days ago
Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 AUGUSTA, GA – For the first time in their PBC history, the North Georgia Nighthawks have been selected as the preseason team to beat in a poll of the league's baseball head coaches released on Wednesday. The Nighthawks... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview Civil War vet's claim disprovedBeloved Laurel Hill resident William Allen Lundy died in September 1957, claimi
Crestview Civil War vet's claim disproved
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Beloved Laurel Hill resident William Allen Lundy died in September 1957, claiming to be 107 years old, saying he was born Jan. 18, 1848. In fact, he changed his age many times on federal and state records. * Data for Francis Marion Lunday, Uncle... Read more
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Island Packet
McCombs: Battery Creek's Jarrett leaves behind lasting legacyFormer Battery Creek volleyball player Kim Nicholson remembers playing "horribl
McCombs: Battery Creek's Jarrett leaves behind lasting legacy
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
Former Battery Creek volleyball player Kim Nicholson remembers playing "horribly" one day and her coach, Richard Jarrett, fussing at her, like coaches will do. But not all coaches are like Richard Jarrett. "I remembered him fussing at me, thinking... Read more
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FOX News
Comedy Legend Leslie Nielsen Dies At 84LOS ANGELES -- Leslie Nielsen, who traded in his dramatic persona for inspired
Comedy Legend Leslie Nielsen Dies At 84
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
LOS ANGELES -- Leslie Nielsen, who traded in his dramatic persona for inspired bumbling as a hapless doctor in "Airplane!" and the accident-prone detective Frank Drebin in "The Naked Gun" comedies, died on Sunday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He was... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Officials: Activities, business can continue as usual in Perry CountySchool and business activities can continue as usual in Perry County despite th
Officials: Activities, business can continue as usual in Perry County
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
School and business activities can continue as usual in Perry County despite the tuberculosis outbreak, according to Alabama Department of Public Health officials. Four schools -- Keith, Selma, Demopolis and Bibb County -- recently canceled... Read more
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Philly.com
Academy of Music, showcase of grand aspirationsAt the Academy, and in the aftermath of Academy evenings, writers have searched
Academy of Music, showcase of grand aspirations
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
At the Academy, and in the aftermath of Academy evenings, writers have searched desperately for words: From John Francis Marion, in Within These Walls (1984): “Once inside, if they remain quiet and contemplate the scene about them, what they observe... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
USC Aiken women are close, but not close enoughThursday, Jan 21, 2016 Aiken, SC--Close, but not close enough. That's the new
USC Aiken women are close, but not close enough
News 12 Augusta / Posted 20 days ago
Thursday, Jan 21, 2016 Aiken, SC--Close, but not close enough. That's the new motto of the USC Aiken women's basketball team. Midway through the conference schedule, just a three and six mark. Here's the thing, they lost five of those six games by... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Wofford preview: Tennessee WesleyanWhat: Tennessee Wesleyan (15-1) at Wofford (7-11) When: 7 p.m. Tuesday >Where
Wofford preview: Tennessee Wesleyan
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
What: Tennessee Wesleyan (15-1) at Wofford (7-11) When: 7 p.m. Tuesday >Where: Benjamin Johnson Arena Broadcast: Internet audio – WoffordTerriers.com/Radio Top scorers: Tennessee Wesleyan – Sr. F Leland Robinson (22.6 points, 8.9 rebounds); Sr. F... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Marion residents voice concerns about TB outbreak, hundreds testedEfforts continue to control a very serious situation in Marion where there have
Marion residents voice concerns about TB outbreak, hundreds tested
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 27 days ago
Efforts continue to control a very serious situation in Marion where there have been a shocking number of tuberculosis cases in the small town. Local and state health officials fielded questions from residents Thursday night during a town hall... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Marion residents voice concerns about TB outbreak, hundreds testedEfforts continue to control a very serious situation in Marion where there have
Marion residents voice concerns about TB outbreak, hundreds tested
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 27 days ago
Efforts continue to control a very serious situation in Marion where there have been a shocking number of tuberculosis cases in the small town. Local and state health officials fielded questions from residents Thursday night during a town hall... Read more
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FOX News
South Carolina: Gateway to the 2016 Republican nominationAs goes South Carolina, so goes the rest of the South. And, with one exception,
South Carolina: Gateway to the 2016 Republican nomination
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
As goes South Carolina, so goes the rest of the South. And, with one exception, the winner of the South Carolina Republican primary has gone on to win the South and the GOP nomination. In 2016, the S.C. GOP presidential primary is shaping up to be... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Town hall meeting Thursday in Marion on tuberculosis outbreakThe Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) will hold a town hall meeting in
Town hall meeting Thursday in Marion on tuberculosis outbreak
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 29 days ago
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) will hold a town hall meeting in Marion on Thursday to inform residents about efforts to stop a tuberculosis outbreak. The meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Francis Marion High School auditorium, 101... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Town hall meeting Thursday in Marion on tuberculosis outbreakThe Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) will hold a town hall meeting in
Town hall meeting Thursday in Marion on tuberculosis outbreak
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 29 days ago
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) will hold a town hall meeting in Marion on Thursday to inform residents about efforts to stop a tuberculosis outbreak. The meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Francis Marion High School auditorium, 101... Read more
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Columbia Star
My Mother’s People | January 8, 2016A bridge was built over the Santee River in 1932. Where you from? Who yo’ peopl
My Mother’s People | January 8, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 1 months ago
A bridge was built over the Santee River in 1932. Where you from? Who yo’ people? These were important questions asked while I was growing up in Columbia. I learned to answer in this way.... My parents, Mary Gourdin and Miller Montgomery, were... Read more
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Columbia Star
Travel | January 8, 2016A bridge was built over the Santee River in 1932. Where you from? Who yo’ peopl
Travel | January 8, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 1 months ago
A bridge was built over the Santee River in 1932. Where you from? Who yo’ people? These were important questions asked while I was growing up in Columbia. I learned to answer in this way.... My parents, Mary Gourdin and Miller Montgomery, were... Read more

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