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3:28 am on Thursday July 24, 2014
The judge presiding said the matter of who owns church property is a matter of secular laws.
10:14 am on Wednesday April 23, 2014
It all started simply enough, an 8 year old Lake City student named Olivia McConnell loved fossils and wanted South Carolina to have a state fossil. Olivia knew that a woolly mammoth was dug up in South Carolina so she wrote to Gov. Nikki Haley and...
8:22 am on Friday March 14, 2014
A South Carolina Senate subcommittee approved a bill Thursday aimed at closing abortion clinics, while a different subcommittee took no votes but heard from the public on other bills aimed at outlawing abortions. The bill that passed would require...
8:29 pm on Wednesday February 12, 2014
Senator Mike Fair (Greenville) has blocked a clause of the new SC education standards for science that features the phrase "natural selection.” via Huffington Post "According to Republican state Sen. Mike Fair, "To teach that natural selection is...
11:10 am on Saturday September 21, 2013
The below op-ed is written by Deacon Peter M. Casamento, the Executive Director, Community Kitchen of Myrtle Beach as a response to the recent changes in policies and philosophies on helping those in need in the city of Myrtle Beach. For more...
11:45 pm on Monday June 10, 2013
A broken union between the Diocese of South Carolina and The Episcopal Church continues to work its way through the legal system, with the latest turn sending a legal challenge by the national church back to state court.
10:34 am on Tuesday June 4, 2013
A split between to Episcopal church groups continues to cause friction as the pensions as a request to move the pensions of non-clergy employees has gone unfulfilled. Here are details from a release: CHARLESTON, SC, June 3, 2013 – The retirement...
5:54 am on Wednesday March 6, 2013
A split between the national Episcopal Church and an offshoot local group is continuing with both sides now claiming they are the only side authorized to use the name the "Diocese of South Carolina".