• COLUMBIA, S.C. (Monday, October 5, 2015, 9:55 a.m.) – The South Carolina Emergency Response Team agencies are engaged in life-safety and rescue operations throughout the state. Even as conditions are expected to worsen throughout the day, resources are being brought into the state to assist local first responders. The South Carolina Emergency Operations Center is fully activated at Operating Condition One by state agencies of the State Emergency Response Team for the duration of the incident.

Sports »

The Barnwell High varsity football team let one slip away Friday night at W.W. Carter Field.

Tied with Aiken High at 14-14 in the fourth quarter, the Warhorses turned the ball over three times in a span of five minutes and fell to the Hornets by a score of 28-14.

With the loss, Barnwell High falls to 2-3 in the standings.

Barnwell High coach Dwayne Garrick said a lack of execution late in the game hurt the team’s chances for victory.

Opinion »

If you are reading this, you are among 164 million Americans who read a newspaper regularly in print, web and mobile formats.

That equates to more than half of this country’s population.

So, why do some people say newspapers are a dying business?