Marley Bassett

I am a student journalist who is currently a senior at the University of South Carolina. I work as one of the news editors for The Daily Gamecock, reporter for The Arena, freelance reporter for the Lexington County Chronicle and intern for Watershed Consulting Group.

My Latest Work

Controversial Pastor in GOP Runoff for Upstate Congressional Seat

Out of the seven Republican candidates who were running for retiring incumbent Jeff Duncan’s seat in the most conservative South Carolina Congressional District, two of them will be heading to a runoff election on June 25. The two candidates who will be running are lieutenant colonel in the Air National Guard and nurse Sheri Biggs and pastor and founder of Christian television network The NOW, Mark Burns.