The US Coast Guard says it rescued five people from a capsized boat in the Atlantic Ocean on Sunday, eight miles south of Topsail Island, North Carolina. A 29-foot response boat brought the people on board. (July 23)
When Andre Oliveira answered the call to leave his Word of Faith Fellowship congregation in Brazil to move to the mother church in North Carolina at the age of 18, … Click to Continue »
The Island Packet: MONTGOMERY COUNTY, N.C. – Tammy Dunn was vacationing on the Grand Strand on June 18 when a mass shooting erupted on Ocean Boulevard. She didn’t know it then, but the shooting that rocked Myrtle Beach was about to shake her hometown, too. “When they called and told me they were from Mount […]
The British do love their ghosts. A few grainy seconds of Snapchat video that may show a ghost at New Bern, North Carolina’s Tryon Palace, has been making waves in Britain and here, “across the pond.” Articles in the Daily Mail and the...Show More Summary
Breda (Netherlands) (AFP) – Carolina Mendes and substitute Ana Leite gave Portugal a 2-1 win over Scotland in a clash of newcomers at the women’s European championships in Rotterdam on Sunday. Mendes scored against the run of play on 27 minutes after a cross from Diana Silva which Scotland defender Vaila Barsley comically failed to clear. Show More Summary
A town official in Fairlee, Vermont is stepping down after he announced he's moving to South Carolina. Sixty-three-year-old Brian Hanson has been on the job as Fairlee's town administrator since … Click to Continue »
Two former South Carolina Ports Authority officials say they've talked with FBI agents about an ongoing political corruption investigation including a suspended South Carolina legislator and his consultant father. The … Click to Continue »
Micilin and Landon put a charming twist on minimalist and organic vibes in their wedding at Beaver Dam Historic House. This dynamic bride and groom, who are both professional wedding photographers and cinematographers, have a keen eye...Show More Summary
The Chatham County (North Carolina) Animal Shelter came into possession of a 31-pound stray cat last week. He soon came to be called Mr. Handsome, and found his own sleeping place on a shelf in the center's office. Although he was obviously fed and loved by someone, his owner has not been found. Show More Summary
A black congregation and leaders of one of North Carolina's oldest towns are teaming up to save a hurricane-damaged chapel built more than a century ago. Grants from prestigious national … Click to Continue »
Thursday marked the fourth and final round of coach and player interviews for the 2017 SEC Media Days. The South Carolina Gamecocks were on tap Thursday, so below are the most notable Will Muschamp quotes from the podium. Entering his second season, Muschamp has compiled a 6-7 record, including a bowl appearance. Show More Summary
Here's a good situation: a 31-pound stray cat who goes by "Mr. Handsome" has received so much interest at a Pittsboro, North Carolina animal shelter that his new home will be determined by a literal raffle. Mr. Handsome, a flawless celebrity, has been winning hearts all week after being brought into the Chatham County Animal Shelter as a stray. Show More Summary
Carolina Panthers training camp capsule
Wyoming will make a road trip this season to South Carolina, which made it to the Final Four last season
A South Carolina state trooper went above and beyond to help soothe an autistic boy after his mother’s car broke down and they were stuck on the side of the
Becoming a law enforcement officer in South Carolina will require psychological testing under a new requirement aimed at weeding out people not suitable for the job. The board that oversees … Click to Continue »
Taylor Moseley was arrested after the child's mother told cops about the illicit relationship earlier this week.
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Sadie Schumann has made a verbal commitment to Penn State University for 2018-19. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Penn State Gets Another Verbal, from North Carolina’s Sadie Schumann
New works from Old Masters at the Getty. Reconsidering the career of Marisa Merz. And our man in London has a look at the revived “Angels in America.” I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times, with your weekly report on all things awesome in the world of culture: The Getty's...
Last month in the Northern Hemisphere, we experienced the longest day of the year, when the sun showers our half of the world with bright and powerful rays of light. These long summer days should... To view the full story, click the title link.