Jake Owen to Perform at the 2013 Orange Bowl

Jake Owen will ring in the new year in a big way! He’ll be the headlining halftime performer on Tuesday, January 1 at the 2013 Discover Orange Bowl at the Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. The No. 15 Northern Illinois Huskies will play the No. 12 Florida State Seminoles. Game time is 7:30 [...] Read More

Rock Hill NAACP standing behind efforts to shrink ‘Castle Doctrine’

South Carolina lawmakers could repeal a 2006 law similar to Florida’s Stand Your Ground law in light of the shooting of an unarmed teen. South Carolina Representative Bakari Sellers has filed a bill to undo the state’s expansion of the so-called Castle Doctrine. Columbia Free TimesIn 2006, South Carolina lawmakers did away with a person’s [...] Read More

Huffmon: SC could be scrambling to keep first-in-the-south Primary

This past year, South Carolina’s Republican Party started using the slogan “We Pick Presidents” — part of a marketing campaign to highlight South Carolina’s first in the south primary and the record of choosing the eventual nominee for the past 30 years. But what if Palmetto State voters got it wrong — and didn’t end [...] Read More

SPHS teacher one of three finalists for national award

A South Pointe High School administrator has been named as one of three finalists for a national award. South Pointe Assistant Principal Denise Khaalid was named Tuesday a finalist as for the National Association of Secondary School Principals as the Nation Assistant Principal of the Year. Khaalid joins Sean Burke of McMinnville High School in [...] Read More

Florida GOP leader says delegate votes may be split

Florida’s Republican presidential primary is one week from tomorrow and there’s still some dispute over whether the Sunshine State is winner-take-all with its 50 delegates or whether the delegates are distributed proportionately. Florida GOP National Committeeman Paul Senft tells WRHI’s Palmetto Mornings that party rules require every state with a primary before April first to [...] Read More