Upstate Today

Category: Columns

Did you feel it?

According to the South Carolina Geological Survey, it is common for South Carolina to have between six and 10 small earthquakes a year, scattered throughout the state.

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Legislature holds special session

I returned to the Statehouse for three days this month for a brief special session. There, we finalized new lines for state legislative districts and sent a bill to Gov. McMaster’s desk. His signature would make the bill law.

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Salute to Skardon

I first met Col. Ben Skardon in July 2019 for a story ahead of his 102nd birthday. I inherited the Clemson University beat a few months before that after another reporter left the paper.

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