Engine sounds heard before plane crash

...The plane, a for-hire air taxi, went down shortly after takeoff at the Soldotna airport, killing the pilot and two South Carolina families. The flight was bound for a lodge about 90 miles away.A final report on the July 2013 accident is pending and...
Big Ten is out of College Football Playoff race

...up with a one-loss team in the playoff considering the strong resume the conference is presenting right now. Georgia, South Carolina and Missouri are all thriving. Then there is the SEC West, a division Tessitore said could be the best in all of sports...
Today in History

...devastated New Orleans. More than 1,800 people in the region died.Ten years ago: Tropical Storm Gaston made landfall in South Carolina at near-hurricane strength. Protesters filling 20 city blocks peacefully swarmed Manhattan's streets on the eve of...
A good place to start

...start is the current research.Ninety percent of the individuals who commit suicide have a diagnosable mental illness. A South Carolina study concluded: Forty-seven percent of the individuals provided mandatory psychiatric treatment will experience institutional...
Today In Sports History

...change at one of the world's most exclusive golf clubs, Augusta National invites former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and South Carolina financier Darla Moore to become the first female members since the club was founded in 1932.
First woman becomes NBA coach

...Cleveland Cavaliers coach John Lucas brought Lisa Boyer into the team's practices and some games. Boyer, now an assistant at South Carolina, was not paid by the Cavaliers and did not travel with the team, but did work with the players and coaches that season...
FSU No. 1 in AP preseason poll

...matching its own record for most teams from one conference in the preseason poll, set in 2011.After Alabama and Auburn, South Carolina is No. 9, Georgia is 12, LSU is 13, Mississippi is 18, Texas A&M is 21 and Missouri is 24.The Pac-12, which...
Belknap goes after the gap

...of paper during a Monday interview that read: "Alaskan women earn 74.2 percent of what Alaskan men make - right below South Carolina and beside Mississippi, Alabama and Arkansas."Just about the only place you want to be beside Alabama and Arkansas is...
Making clothes from castoffs

...and couldn't afford new clothes."Since 2010, Owens has been delving into thrift store racks around her Columbia, South Carolina, home, taking what some may see as outdated castoffs and whipping them into hip, trendy fashions. She says she's made...
Girl in adoption dispute gets permanent home

...years of her life, Veronica lived in South Carolina with her two adoptive parents. For...complete the long drive from Oklahoma to South Carolina, their topmost priority should be...adoption and chose the Capobiancos in South Carolina as her adoptive parents.But Brown...


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