The U.S. Navy has given 34 sailors the boot from the Charleston-based Nuclear Power Training Unit over a cheating ring discovered at the facility earlier this year that trains sailors to operate Navy nuclear submarines. [AP]

College of Charleston is reportedly considering bringing back former Cougar coach Bobby Cremins, now 67, who retired two years ago over health concerns, as interim coach with former Cougar guard Anthony Johnson as the coach-in-waiting going forward. (But not if P&C columnist Gene Sapakoff has his way.) [P&C]


The Post and Courier unveiled a seven-part investigative series, months in the making, looking at widespread domestic violence in South Carolina, its root causes, effects, issues it creates. [P&C]

Democratic candidate for governor Vincent Sheheen has a new TV ad out this week alleging that Gov. Nikki Haley, up for re-election in November, hid the 2012 security breach at the state Department of Revenue. [YouTube]

Congressman Trey Gowdy (who has one of the better ice bucket challenges out there, by the way), has settled into his prominent place in Congress despite his short tenure on the Hill. [The State]