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1:32 pm on Wednesday December 2, 2009

Officer stabbed by two death row inmates

A corrections officer at Ridgeville's Lieber Correctional Institute was attacked and stabbed by two death row inmates at around 9 a.m. this morning. Thought being stabbed repeatedly with a makeshift weapon, officials says that he is in stable...
3:17 pm on Saturday May 9, 2009

Thomas Ivey executed for 1993 Orangeburg double murder

Thomas Treshawn Ivey, 34, was executed by South Carolina at 6:15 p.m. Friday, May 8. IveryRead more stories on this subject in our execution topic page.He had be sentenced to die for the 1993 double murder of Orangeburg's Sgt. Tommy Harrison and...
2:38 pm on Friday December 5, 2008

Joseph Gardner executed for racial killing

Update December 5: He's been executed. Gardner is the 40th person executed by South Carolina since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976. Original post: Dept. of CorrectionsJoseph Gardner will be put to death on December 5, the S.C. Department of...