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Upstate area students graduate from College of Charleston
January 8, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Upstate area students graduate from College of Charleston

The following Upstate area students recently graduated from the College of Charleston:

Kudzu Corner, 1-9
January 8, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Kudzu Corner, 1-9

The big bowl bash

A slice of life, 1-9
January 8, 2010 – 11:00 pm
A slice of life, 1-9

Fur babies

Patrick Moynihan: War by the Numbers
January 8, 2010 – 4:50 pm
Patrick Moynihan: War by the Numbers

is the most recent number from the Iraq War. New Year’s headlines reported round the world that December marked the first month that no US troops died in combat in Iraq since the conflict began in 2003. Although there were three non-combat related deaths reported, December was still the least deadly month in years.

Alabama claims national title over Longhorns
January 8, 2010 – 12:05 am
Alabama claims national title over Longhorns

The sure thing was looking shaky for Alabama.

Duke uses big first-half run to rout Tigers
January 7, 2010 – 11:15 pm
Duke uses big first-half run to rout Tigers

This time, it was the Duke women’s turn to show Clemson how the Blue Devils play defense.

Even after bowl loss, Gamecocks’ Spurrier hopeful about 2010
January 7, 2010 – 11:10 pm
Even after bowl loss, Gamecocks’ Spurrier hopeful about 2010

Steve Spurrier wasn’t crazy about how South Carolina’s season ended. But he carries something into next year he had to search hard to find 12 months ago — hope.

Steven Bradley: Arenas’ gun incident another black eye for NBA
January 7, 2010 – 11:10 pm
Steven Bradley: Arenas’ gun incident another black eye for NBA

An old saying goes that if you can keep your head while everyone around you is losing theirs, it’s quite possible you haven’t grasped the situation.

Clemson Invitational set to get under way
January 7, 2010 – 11:05 pm
Clemson Invitational set to get under way

The Clemson track and field program will play host to the Clemson Invitational today and Saturday at the school’s indoor facility.

Girl beats boys to pluck cross from water
January 7, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Girl beats boys to pluck cross from water

A 16-year-old Albanian girl broke with tradition by retrieving a cross from the bottom of a wintry Ionian Sea ahead of a dozen boys and men diving for it as part of a male-only Orthodox ceremony.

DA: Williams said he was sorry after NYC crash
January 7, 2010 – 11:00 pm
DA: Williams said he was sorry after NYC crash

Former NBA star Jayson Williams apologized to police for “causing trouble” about 90 minutes after swerving into oncoming traffic and crashing his SUV into a tree, prosecutors said Thursday at the beleaguered ex-player’s arraignment on drunken driving charges.

Ole Miss QB Jevan Snead to enter NFL draft
January 7, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Ole Miss QB Jevan Snead to enter NFL draft

Mississippi quarterback Jevan Snead is going pro, skipping his senior season to enter the NFL draft after leading the Rebels to their best back-to-back seasons in nearly four decades.

Holliday, Cards finalize $120 million, 7-year deal
January 7, 2010 – 11:00 pm
Holliday, Cards finalize $120 million, 7-year deal

Matt Holliday hopes to be teammates with Albert Pujols for a long time. “I think he’s going to be here at least two more years and hopefully forever,” Holliday said Thursday after finalizing his $120 million, seven-year contract with the St. Louis Cardinals.

NY refuses to free Plaxico Burress on work release
January 7, 2010 – 11:00 pm
NY refuses to free Plaxico Burress on work release

Plaxico Burress is not getting out of prison just yet. The work-release application for the ex-Giants star was denied by the New York Department of Correctional Services because of the nature of his crime.