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Charleston, South Carolina is located in Charleston County. Zip codes in Charleston, SC include 29425, 29423, and 29409. The median home price in Charleston is $315,000 which is roughly $137/per square foot. More Charleston information.

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1 hr ago | Post and Courier

After Curnell death, lawmaker requests Senate review of Charleston police 'stop-and-frisk'

Section 9 of the Charleston Police Department's search-and-seizure field guide poses these factors that officers can consider in deciding whether a suspect might be up to criminal activity and whether to stop and frisk the suspect.

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4 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Haley surgery evokes lieutenant governor power struggle, Sanford-era angst

One can excuse the South Carolina politico for being a bit sensitive when it comes to the idea of transferring power among the state's executive offices.

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8 hrs ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

Beginner's Luck: Charleston Teen Wins $200K in First Lottery Try

It was beginner's luck for a Charleston teenager, who won $200,000 the first time she played the lottery.

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8 hrs ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

Cops Release Surveillance Photos of Bank Robbery Suspect

Police are seeking assistance from the public in identifying and locating a man who robbed a North Charleston bank on Thursday.

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12 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Fresnel lighthouse lens returns to Georgetown S.C. Maritime Museum

Jeff Smith, President & CEO of the georgetown County Chamber of Commerce takes a photo of the Georgetown lighthouse Fresnel lens after it was unveiled and lighted at the South Carolina Maritime Museum.

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16 hrs ago | The Edgefield Advertiser

Book Review: "Charleston" by Margaret Bradham Thornton

This emotionally expansive, visually lush novel would have been irresistible as a screen project for producer Ross Hunter and director Douglas Sirk, fifty-plus years ago.

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21 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Bail for Northwoods Mall shooting suspect highlights authorities' struggle with new law

When Timothy Xavier McClendon appeared for a bond hearing a day after his arrest in a shooting outside Northwoods Mall, a new state law should have prohibited a magistrate from setting bail for the 16-year-old.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Boeing to Assemble 787-10 Dreamliner in SC

Boeing will bring its 787 Dreamliner to South Carolina, officials announced Wednesday.

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Carolina Beaches

Charleston Stage's You Can't Take it with You Opening...

Grandpa hasn't paid his income taxes in ten years and when the IRS shows up to collect, they find Grandpa's grown-up granddaughter, Essie, doing pirouettes in the middle of the living room in her pink tutu, her husband Ed accompanying her on his Xylophone, Grandpa's son-in-law, Paul, down in the basement making fireworks and his daughter, Penny, ... (more)

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Post and Courier

UPDATED: Thunderstorms flood Charleston streets

The police department reported the following streets closed at 5 p.m.: Bennett between Ashley and Rutledge, Ashley and Fishburne, South Market between Meeting and East Bay, and North Market between East Bay and Meeting.

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Post and Courier

Civil suit filed against Charleston area group home in 22-year-old autistic man's death

The father of a 22-year-old autistic man struck and killed by a vehicle last year after wandering from a group home has filed a wrongful death suit.

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Fort Mill Times

Flooding reported near Greenville and Charleston

The National Weather Service says 3 inches to 5 inches of rain fell in just a few hours Thursday morning from downtown Greenville south and in eastern areas of Anderson County.

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Examiner.com

Desert Storm veteran 'jack slaps' would-be robber in North Charleston

North Charleston police reached out to the public again last night for help in finding an armed, would-be robber.

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WTMA-AM North Charleston

Crash Shuts Down University Blvd. in North Charleston

A vehicular crash forced a section of University Blvd. in North Charleston to be shut down for part of the afternoon Thursday.

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Post and Courier

S.C. broadens its definition of sexual exploitation

Charleston hasn't seen a so-called "sextortion" case that has triggered involvement from Homeland Security, but it has seen several lesser cases of teenagers being encouraged to post risque images of themselves.

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Post and Courier

New brewery heading to Meeting St. Road

The beermaker who started a popular brewery-music venue hybrid in North Carolina will bring the same concept to the Lowcountry next year.

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Post and Courier

Operation Move-Out planned to collect student renters' trash

But the city and the College of Charleston are working together to make sure trash is collected - including adding an extra collection - after Thursday, the end of the month when leases for a large number of students who rent downtown apartments expire.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Post and Courier

Charleston schools superintendent willing to rethink Montessori at James Island school

Charleston schools Superintendent Nancy McGinley is rethinking plans to make a James Island elementary school exclusively Montessori after seeing the divide the issue was creating among parents at the school.

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WTMA-AM North Charleston

City to Hold Public Meeting on Developing Morrison Drive Corridor

Charleston residents are getting a chance to sound off on developments along Morrison Drive.

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Charleston City Paper

Tattooed Moose opening a Johns Island location

Great news Johns Island duck club lovers, Tattooed Moose will break ground next Wed.

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