Hackers Just Stole Over 3 Million Social Security Numbers

If you've filed tax returns in South Carolina sometime since 1998, you might be in a little bit of hot water. An unidentified, foreign hacker has gotten into the state's Department of Revenue, pilfering around 3.6 million social security numbers, and 387,000 credit and debit card numbers. In other words, no small haul. » 10/26/12 5:50pm 10/26/12 5:50pm

Hunters Shoot Animal Rights Drone Out of the Sky

The gun totin' boys at the Broxton Bridge Plantation hunting ground were planning on having themselves a good old fashioned pigeon hunt. South Carolina's unfortunately named S.H.A.R.K. animal rights group planned to expose them via aerial drone. Guess what happened. » 2/17/12 12:20pm 2/17/12 12:20pm

A Woman Bought a Laptop for $250 But Ended Up with a Stack of Papers…

Fresh off the woman scoring a wooden iPad for $180 in a McDonald's parking lot, another woman spent $250 to buy a laptop in a gas station parking lot and ended up with a stack of paper wrapped in duct tape. » 9/02/11 9:00pm 9/02/11 9:00pm

Excavator Mudhole Skiing Is America's Greatest Pastime

A spinning excavator, a giant pit of mud, rednecks, reckless disregard for personal safety, speed, waterskis and moonshine, added to taste: some recipes are simply perfect. » 12/28/09 4:32pm 12/28/09 4:32pm

DVD Takes Bullet for Fire Chief in Fast-Food Shoot-Out

A loose DVD in a pocket saved a South Carolina man from injury after he unwittingly got involved in a firearm fracas outside a fast-food joint. Fire chief Barry McRoy was leaving the Waffle House restaurant at the weekend in the town of Walterboro when he got involved in a gun battle between two men. » 2/20/08 8:28am 2/20/08 8:28am