Top stories


Returning to form

The Sumter P-15's were not only looking for a win against Hartsville on Monday to stay alive in the American Legion baseball state tournament, but likely a solid game all around just for confidence's sake. A 7-1, error-free victory and …

Local sports More


Newton lifts Florence to title game

Florence Post 1 continued its dominant run through the American Legion baseball state tournament on Monday with a 13-1 victory over Inman Post 45 at Riley Park. Florence is the last undefeated team in the tournament. Post 1, now 35-3 on the …

USC More

Spurrier: Gamecocks 'close' to being championship team

BLYTHEWOOD (AP) - South Carolina's Steve Spurrier always considered the Gamecocks were a long-term project, even if some on the outside of the program saw it was just a quick lay-over for the national championship coach. "I didn't plan on being …
AP Sports More

Zack Sucher wins Midwest Classic

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Zack Sucher won the Midwest Classic on Sunday for his first Tour title, closing with a 1-over 72 in windy conditions for a three-stroke victory. Sucher, the …
Clemson More

Injured Clemson WR Charone Peake has knee surgery

CLEMSON (AP) — Injured receiver Charone Peake's comeback for Clemson took a step back after knee surgery Friday. Clemson announced that Peake was injured during workouts Wednesday and needed the …
Outdoors More

Afield & Afloat: July 27, 2014

With deer season drawing nigh, the trips to the swamp to catch a fish are drawing to a close. Once deer season starts, that's what I'm about. I probably will fish a time or two during the fall, but I'd rather hunt than fish. So, it's time to take …
extras More


SCOREBOARD TV, RADIO TODAY 6 a.m. - Professional Golf: Russian Open Final Round from Moscow (GOLF). 7:30 a.m. - Formula One Racing: Hungarian Grand Prix from Budapest, Hungary (CNBC). 9 a.m. - International Cycling: Tour de France …