AUGUSTA — Actor Chadwick Boseman said he prepared for the lead role as the Godfather of Soul, James Brown, by dancing until he got tired, reading, watching footage and traveling down to Augusta to see what the city was like.
David Deal, with Aiken Technical College’s nuclear program, said the school has used its portion of a grant that currently totals $3.8 million to build its welding program and bring newer equipment to the campus.
DETROIT (AP) — A caravan of Canadians bringing jugs with 1,000 liters of water arrived in Detroit on Thursday afternoon in a symbolic protest against the bankrupt city shutting off water to residents who haven’t paid their bills.
Ever since she was a little kid, Ellisha Thomas, 17, had hoped to become a counselor at the Gregg Park Civic Center's summer day camp in Graniteville. She got her wish over the past month – bringing back her own camp experiences from the age of 5 to 12.
More than $21 million in health insurance rebates will be coming to consumers in the Carolinas from companies the federal government said spent too many premium dollars on profits and red tape last year.
By a 10-0 vote Thursday, Peggy Boykin was named the new director of the Public Employee Benefits Authority. Boykin has been a board member of the agency since legislators created it in 2012 as part of the pension reform law. She recused herself from the vote.