Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsSouth Carolina University
IN THE NEWS

South Carolina University

FEATURED ARTICLES
NATIONAL
March 1, 2013 | By Michael Muskal
Authorities on Friday were searching for a 20-year-old man wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a Coastal Carolina University student in the parking lot of the South Carolina school's residence complex. Marquis Spencer McDonald, 20, was named as the suspect in Tuesday's shooting that left Anthony Darnell Liddell , 19, dead, according to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. Liddell, a sophomore from Bennettsville, S.C., was shot once in the chest, the county coroner said.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NATIONAL
January 24, 2014 | By Michael Muskal
One person has been shot at South Carolina State University and authorities are searching for suspects, a school spokeswoman said  Friday. The 3,500-student school in Orangeburg, S.C., is on lockdown, Elizabeth Mosely-Hawkins, director of public relations, told the Los Angeles Times. There was no immediate word about the injured student's condition, she said. It was not known how many suspects were being sought, but it is more than one, Mosely-Hawkins said.  The suspects are believed to be off campus.
Advertisement
SPORTS
November 11, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
South Carolina's athletic department has hired a "crisis management" media consultant in the wake of the football players' revolt and an internal investigation of the basketball program. Kathleen Hessert, president of Communication Concepts of Charlotte, N.C., is on a $1,500 monthly retainer.
NATIONAL
March 1, 2013 | By Michael Muskal
Authorities on Friday were searching for a 20-year-old man wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a Coastal Carolina University student in the parking lot of the South Carolina school's residence complex. Marquis Spencer McDonald, 20, was named as the suspect in Tuesday's shooting that left Anthony Darnell Liddell , 19, dead, according to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. Liddell, a sophomore from Bennettsville, S.C., was shot once in the chest, the county coroner said.
NATIONAL
January 24, 2014 | By Michael Muskal
One person has been shot at South Carolina State University and authorities are searching for suspects, a school spokeswoman said  Friday. The 3,500-student school in Orangeburg, S.C., is on lockdown, Elizabeth Mosely-Hawkins, director of public relations, told the Los Angeles Times. There was no immediate word about the injured student's condition, she said. It was not known how many suspects were being sought, but it is more than one, Mosely-Hawkins said.  The suspects are believed to be off campus.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 9, 2007 | Matea Gold
Campaign '08 is officially underway. MSNBC announced Monday that it would carry live coverage of the first Democratic presidential debate, to be held in South Carolina on April 26, nine months before that state's primary. The 90-minute debate, hosted by South Carolina State University, is being produced by NBC News and organized in cooperation with the South Carolina Democratic Party. So far, it's the first debate on the calendar.
NEWS
September 1, 1998 | Associated Press
Carbon monoxide leaking from a water heater in a hotel converted into a dormitory apparently killed a South Carolina State University student, school officials said. Stephen A. Woolridge, 19, of Latta, was found dead Saturday night in his dorm room. An autopsy found "carbon monoxide-like symptoms were present," according to the school's statement Sunday. Other students complained of dizziness and headaches, university spokeswoman Cheryl Bates-Lee said.
NATIONAL
March 8, 2000 | From Associated Press
Cruising across the regions, George W. Bush won five Republican presidential primary victories Tuesday in an accelerating drive to vanquish John McCain's political insurgency. "It's a huge step toward the nomination," the Texas governor said as McCain struggled to broaden his challenge beyond independent-minded New England. Bush won in Ohio, Georgia, Missouri and Maryland--and broke McCain's hold on the Northeast with a victory in Maine.
NATIONAL
January 24, 2014 | By Saba Hamedy
A student who was shot outside a South Carolina State University dorm Friday has died, officials said. Though university officials did not release the victim's name, Orangeburg County Coroner Samuetta Marshall said the victim was 20-year-old Brandon Robinson. The coroner's office will release further information Saturday after an autopsy, she told the Los Angeles Times. Robinson was fatally shot outside a dorm,  Hugine Suites , at about 1:30 p.m, prompting a campus-wide lockdown. Authorities said they were pursuing four suspects in connection with the shooting.
SPORTS
November 11, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
South Carolina's athletic department has hired a "crisis management" media consultant in the wake of the football players' revolt and an internal investigation of the basketball program. Kathleen Hessert, president of Communication Concepts of Charlotte, N.C., is on a $1,500 monthly retainer.
OPINION
January 18, 2009
We tend to lionize or demonize our presidents. It would be tough to find many Abraham Lincoln detractors -- or, for that matter, many Warren G. Harding fans. But even our greatest heroes occasionally failed, and the worst presidents could boast of some worthy accomplishments. On the cusp of a new presidential administration and the end of another, we asked nine presidential historians to assess the actions of presidents past.
OPINION
June 20, 2010 | Marlene Zuk
Father's Day inspires sentimental cards, tacky neckties, cheap aftershave and, at least in some circles, suspicion and doubt. What if the child you think is the fruit of your loins actually sprang from someone else's seed? With DNA tests now widely available, so-called paternity fraud has become a staple of talk shows and TV crime series. Aggrieved men accuse tearful wives who profess their fidelity, only to have their extramarital affairs brought to light. Billboards in Chicago and other cities provocatively ask, "Paternity questions?"
Los Angeles Times Articles
|