In this week’s issue, we noted that at least one more name is likely in the Ravenel cocaine indictment.

News of Ravenel’s planned guilty plea next week provides more clues that the final curtain has not dropped on this story.

If Ravenel’s cooperation in the case leads to the investigation or prosecution of another person, prosecutors also will ask the judge to reduce his sentence further under sentencing guidelines, according to the agreement.

It’s hard to believe that Ravenel was the little fish in this ordeal. That is, unless the big fish is really big.