After catching a glimpse of what life “behind the fence” is like, it’s still difficult to tell how far along a person in a South Carolina prison is to getting his or her second chance.Read More
Author: T. Michael Boddie
By T. Michael Boddie | Dec 18, 2018
The South Carolina Department of Corrections points to rehabilitative programs and push-back on old, harsher legislation as yearly incarceration keep sinking.Read More
By T. Michael Boddie | Nov 13, 2018
Volunteers from South Carolina have shipped out to the West coast to assist victims of the wildfires that continue to ravage parts of California.Read More
By T. Michael Boddie | Nov 2, 2018
With the South Carolina gubernatorial election days away, the candidates for lieutenant governor are traveling the state and getting to know their supporters.Read More
By T. Michael Boddie | Oct 29, 2018
The Columbia community will participate in a Tuesday vigil to honor the victims of Oct. 27’s shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.Read More
By T. Michael Boddie | Oct 22, 2018
Over 400,000 people attended the South Carolina State Fair over the last two weeks—the largest annual crowd in the fair’s 149-year history.Read More
By T. Michael Boddie | Sep 19, 2018
For one weekend a year, everyone is Greek at the Columbia Greek Festival, as revelers enjoy food, dance and fun.Read More
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State Law Enforcement has cancelled an Amber Alert for an infant child in Hilton Head. Authorities in Beaufort County explained that Jairus Housey abducted his ten month old daughter at gunpoint last night. Housey is the non-custodial father to the victim and is now in custody.
Thursday’s vote in the South Carolina Senate passed the early voting bill that would allow South Carolina voters to vote in-person up to two weeks before the election for any reason. The bill unanimously passed in the house too.