Aggregated South Carolina News Articles
- News Minute: Here is the latest South Carolina news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. EDT
South Carolina is suing the federal government after the Energy Department announced it was stopping construction of a plant to turn plutonium used in nuclear weapons into fuel for nuclear reactors. Attorney General ...
Fox Carolina. Sat, 26 May 2018 17:40:00 EDT.
- Bridge woes have McMaster now supporting I-526 extension
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - The closing of a bridge on Interstate 526 in Charleston has prompted South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster to support expanding the highway after having no opinion a few weeks before. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 26 May 2018 14:43:47 -0400.
- Doctor charged with involuntary manslaughter resigns
A doctor charged with involuntary manslaughter has resigned from a South Carolina hospital.
Fox Carolina. Sat, 26 May 2018 13:56:00 EDT.
- Officials say lawsuit didn't lead suburb's manager to quit
MAULDIN, S.C. (AP) - Officials say a lawsuit filed against the city administrator of a South Carolina suburb didn't lead to his sudden resignation this week. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 26 May 2018 13:23:32 -0400.
- U.S. jury fails to reach verdict in latest J&J talc trial
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A South Carolina jury on Friday could not agree on a verdict in a case of a woman whose family said her long-term use of Johnson & Johnson's Baby Powder led to her death from asbestos-related cancer, resulting in a mistrial.
Reuters. Fri, 25 May 2018 19:22:06 -0400.
- MS-13 gang member suspected of shooting, burning Texas man arrested
South Carolina police have arrested an MS-13 gang member accused of shooting a Texas man to death and burning his body.
Fernando Ramirez, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Fri, 25 May 2018 15:03:56 UTC.
- Mosquito-Borne Viruses Emerge in Spring as Threat to S.C. Horses
West Nile virus and Eastern equine encephalitis have high mortality rates in exposed, unvaccinated horses, South Carolina animal health officials said. The post Mosquito-Borne Viruses Emerge in Spring as Threat to S.C. ...
Edited Press Release. The Horse. Fri, 25 May 2018 14:59:15 +0000.
- MS-13 suspect who allegedly killed man, burned body entered US as 'unaccompanied alien child'
An MS-13 gang suspect who allegedly killed a man and burned the body was arrested this week in South Carolina, immigration officials confirmed to Fox News.
Nicole Darrah. Fox News. Thu, 24 May 2018 22:15:00 GMT.
- Inmate is found armed with rifle after escaping from a South Carolina jail with two other prisoners
Tyshon Johnson (left), 25, was arrested in NC on Tuesday after escaping from a jail in SC with inmates Curtis Green (bottom right), 20, and Christopher Boltin (top right), 27, Saturday night.
Daily Mail. Thu, 24 May 2018 01:39:39 +0100.
- "Summa --- Laude" - Publix censors graduation cake
A South Carolina family received a surprise when they opened up the box to reveal the cake they ordered for their son's high school graduation.
Nbc News. KULR-TV. Wed, 23 May 2018 17:36:00 EDT.
- "My son was humiliated": Grocery store censors honor graduate's cake
South Carolina woman isn't happy grocery store censored honor graduate son's cake
CBS News. Wed, 23 May 2018 13:38:37 +0000.
- SCDOT to update status of Wando Bridge repair Wednesday
The South Carolina Department of Transportation is scheduled to update the public on Wando Bridge westbound repairs on Wednesday.
Live 5 News Web Staff. WBTV - Charlotte, North Carolina. Wed, 23 May 2018 04:43:00 EDT.
- Hunt For Escaped South Carolina Inmate Intensifies As Second Wanted Man Is Captured
After a 2 1/2-day manhunt across three states only one of the three inmates who escaped on Saturday night is still on the lam. The men escaped when a system glitch unlocked the doors to their cells.
Vanessa Romo. NPR. Tue, 22 May 2018 19:49:51 -0400.
- Affidavit: Man arrested on flight harassed women
The man arrested last week after he was filmed urinating on a seat aboard a Frontier flight from Denver to Charleston, S.C. ...
Blair Miller. ABC News. Tue, 22 May 2018 21:46:39 GMT.
South Carolina Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of South Carolina as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||4,961,119||1.35|
|July 1, 2015||4,894,834||1.38|
|July 1, 2014||4,828,430||1.27|
|July 1, 2013||4,767,894||1.00|
|July 1, 2012||4,720,760||1.03|
|July 1, 2011||4,672,637||0.79|
|July 1, 2010||4,635,943|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of South Carolina was 4,625,364.
In 2008, the estimated population of South Carolina was 4,479,800, whereas
in 2006, the population of South Carolina was about 4,324,799.
For detailed, up-to-date information about South Carolina's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about South Carolina
web page. For maps of South Carolina,
visit this South Carolina Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Columbia, South Carolina.
South Carolina newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
South Carolina library
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about South Carolina
can be found here.
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