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BC-SC--South Carolina News Digest, SC

May 14, 2018

Hello! The interim Carolinas News Editor is Jeffrey Collins. The supervisor is Skip Foreman.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date.

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CHARLESTON — A college in South Carolina has topped its goal for an anniversary fundraising drive. The Citadel Foundation has raised $250 million in the six-year campaign. The school had hoped to raise $175 million for its 175th anniversary, The Post and Courier of Charleston reported. SENT: 200 words.


— MEN ARRESTED-SHOOTING DEATH, from ROCK HILL — Two men have been arrested and charged with murder in a shooting death last week in South Carolina. SENT: 130 words.

— PORCH SHOOTING DEATH, from JONESVILLE — A man has been found shot to death on the front porch of a home in South Carolina and police think the death was a homicide. SENT: 130 words.

— BOLDEN-USC, from COLUMBIA — Former NASA astronaut and administrator Charles Bolden is giving his personal archive to the University of South Carolina. SENT: 130 words.

— INMATE DEATH, from COLUMBIA — An inmate at a South Carolina prison has died after he was found unresponsive in his cell. SENT: 130 words.

— CHURCH SHOOTING DEATH, from COLUMBIA — A high school student shot near a church in South Carolina has died from his injuries. SENT: 130 words.


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