Included in the noon newscast:
— A bill that increases South Carolina’s gas taxes for the first time in 30 years is headed to the governor.
— A man will spend the rest of his life in prison after he pleaded guilty in court this morning to killing a Forest Acres police officer at a mall.
— State House panel aiming to curb the growing opioid abuse in South Carolina holds its first meeting.
— A new marker in York County is the first in the state to explicitly mention the Ku Klux Klan and its actions.