Calhoun County fifth graders meet their legislators and talk about America’s founding documents and the South Carolina government.
In 2013, South Carolina was one of five states to see a significant increase in the number of adolescents receiving vaccines for HPV, or the human papillomavirus. A bill moving through the State House aims to continue the state’s progress. If passed, it would allow the DHEC to recommend the Gardasil vaccine for children entering seventh grade and to provide parents information on HPV and cervical cancer.
The legislative back-and-forth over removing South Carolina State University’s board of trustees continued Wednesday in the House and Senate.
Leonard Riley Jr. knows his First Amendment rights, and his rights to public information, and he knows when they’ve been violated.