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    Candidates for governor differ on gay marriage ban

    Gov. Nikki Haley's Democratic challenger says South Carolina should 'pause' in defending a lawsuit trying to overturn the state's gay marriage ban. More>>

    Tentative agreement reached on SC Common Core

    Education Department officials in South Carolina say writing panels will consider Common Core math and reading standards but also can craft new ones as part of a six-month process that takes teachers out of their... More>>

    Common Core dispute pits Zais against ed boards

    A dispute over how to rewrite South Carolina's math and reading standards pits leaders of South Carolina's two education boards against Education Superintendent Mick Zais, three months before voters replace him. More>>

    Gay couples denied marriage licenses in S.Carolina

    Five same-sex couples have been turned down for marriage licenses in a South Carolina county. More>>

    Gov. Haley urges Atlantic Beach to end Bikefest Video included

    Gov. Nikki Haley is urging the Atlantic Beach Town Council to work with her to end the town's annual biker festival and work with the state to redevelop the town to make it a family-friendly destination. More>>

    James Island voters choose mayoral incumbent or challenger Video included


    Some people might see a new housing development as a place where people would want to live. But Trent Kernodle saw the new James Island development as a place that’s trashing his small-town values. More>>

    SC panel approves compromise on teaching evolution

    A proposed change in South Carolina's biology standards for teaching evolution is designed to encourage discussion in the classroom. More>>

    Kocher agrees to debates, asks for 6 more

    With Thomas Ravenel in the race, Graham's lead is not affected. With Thomas Ravenel in the race, Graham's lead is not affected.

    One of Thomas Ravenel’s opponents in this year’s Senate race has agreed to a series of debates ahead of November’s election. But instead of 11 debates, Victor Kocher would like to have 17. More>>

    Haley meeting to discuss SC beach biker rally


    Gov. Nikki Haley is scheduled to sit down with Atlantic Beach leaders to discuss the motorcycle rally the governor says should be shut down following a rash of violence during this year's event. More>>

    CCSD OKs one-cent sales tax extension request Video included


    The Charleston County School Board approved a measure to ask voters to extend the one-cent sales tax to help renovate schools. More>>

    VA’s same-sex marriage ruling could ripple through Carolinas


    Virginia's same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional, a federal appeals court ruled Monday in a decision that could overturn similar prohibitions in the Carolinas and West Virginia. More>>

    Graham, Scott say SRS has money for fuel project

    Gov. Nikki Haley and members of South Carolina's congressional delegation say federal legislators have secured enough money to make sure a nuclear fuel project at the Savannah River Site goes forward. More>>

    Ravenel challenges other Senate candidates to 11 debates


    U.S. Senate candidate Thomas Ravenel on Sunday issued a debate challenge to his three fellow candidates. More>>

    LGBT couples to apply for marriage licenses Wednesday


    Local LGBT couples along with help from the WE DO Campaign are striving for marriage equality. On July 30, six Greenville couples will apply for marriage licenses at the Greenville County Probate Court in order to call for the freedom to marry. More>>

    Poll: 1/3 of SC voters want to see Hillary Clinton on 2016 ballot Video included


    According to a recent ABC News 4/Post and Courier poll, one-third of South Carolina voters wanted to see former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the race, including 68 percent of Democrats and 24 percent of Independents. More>>

    Haley to see Myrtle Beach town officials on bikers

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    Gov, Nikki Haley is planning to meet with leaders of Atlantic Beach, two months after she said the beach town's biker rally had to end following a Memorial Day shooting rampage in which three people were killed. More>>

    SC Democrats busy just 100 days before election

    South Carolina Democrats plan a weekend of knocking on doors and talking to voters just 100 days before the November elections. More>>

    Poll: Medical marijuana legalization has support of SC voters Video included


    There is widespread support among South Carolina voters to legalize marijuana for medical uses. That’s according to data from a recent ABC News 4/Post and Courier poll. More>>

    Gov. Haley: Immigration situation 'just wrong'

    Gov. Nikki Haley says it's wrong for the federal government to expect states to accept children caught at the U.S. border while providing no information on them. More>>

    Poll: Ravenel not a factor for Graham in Senate race Video included


    A recent ABC News 4/Post and Courier poll shows Sen. Lindsey Graham has a solid lead among all South Carolina voters and that Thomas Ravenel’s entry into the race did nothing to the senator’s lead. More>>

    Proposed pay increase for Charleston County council Video included


    Should Charleston County Council members give themselves a pay raise? That's one of the issues being discussed Thursday night. More>>

    DHEC holding info session on EPA plans

    South Carolina environmental regulators are planning to hold a public meeting to talk about new federal regulations for power plants. More>>

    Poll: General Assembly’s approval at 22%, voters split on state’s direction Video included


    Four of 10 registered voters say the state's current direction is the wrong one, while 4 in 10 others say the opposite is true. That's according to the most recent ABC News 4/Post and Courier poll released Tuesday and conducted by Voter Survey Service. More>>

    Poll: Haley vulnerable heading into 2014 general election Video included


    Incumbent South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has a small lead over challenger and state Sen. Vincent Sheheen, according to new polling data released Tuesday and conducted on behalf of ABC News 4 and The Post and Courier. More>>

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