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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 $309,000 which is roughly $133/per square foot. More Charleston information.

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Local news for Charleston, SC continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | WIS-TV Columbia

USC Upstate students protest state funding cuts

Attempts by state legislators to cut university funding over controversial plays and books are causing a backlash on South Carolina campuses.

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5 hrs ago | Charleston Business Journal

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Five health care systems in the Palmetto State, including the Medical University of South Carolina , have decided to become founding members of a new collaboration.

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9 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Historic, long-vacant Cigar Factory building in Charleston sold for $24.18M

An Atlanta-based group has purchased the Cigar Factory, one of the largest and best-known buildings on the Charleston peninsula.

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11 hrs ago | Charleston Business Journal

BoomTown creates scholarship for Iron Yard student

The partnership looks to create a model that brings technical talent to the local technology firms.

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16 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Former Isle of Palms woman accused in 1994 kidnapping agrees to extradition from Australia

The woman accused of kidnapping her daughter from Isle of Palms two decades ago has initially agreed to be extradited from Australia, according to a Charleston attorney.

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20 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

North Charleston man facing federal charges over $.89 drink re-fill

A North Charleston man was hit with a federal fine for refilling his drink without paying.

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23 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

Correction: Charleston-World Heritage story

In a story April 7 about Charleston seeking World Heritage status, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Charleston's application must be submitted to the National Park Service by January 2016.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Moultrie News

Patriots Point welcomes all dogs for a Paws at the Pointa

On Saturday, April 19, Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum is hosting "Paws at the Point" with Charleston Animal Society from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Patriots Point has partnered with Charleston Animal Society in helping Scrappy, Patriots Point's historic mascot, in welcoming canines and their families to Paws at the Point.

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Post and Courier

Container ship due in Charleston this week collides with vessel in Va. channel

The Coast Guard says two ships have collided in a main shipping channel off the Virginia coast while a 751-foot cargo ship ran aground in high winds gusting up to 70 mph.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

Charleston, S.C., reconciles past and present

This city has always been, for me, the hometown that got away. I was born here in 1971, but I left for Kentucky before I could develop a geechee accent.

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Post and Courier

Controversy over 'Fun Home' prompts creators to bring show to Charleston

"Fun Home" by Alison Bechdel was selected by the Charleston Reads! committee for incoming freshman last year at the College of Charleston.

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WEZL-FM 103.5

Firefighter hurt while battling Downtown Charleston fire

At 2:45 AM emergency personnel with the City of Charleston Fire Department, St. Andrews Fire Department, Charleston County EMS and City of Charleston Police Department were alerted to a possible structure fire in the 100 block of Bull Street.

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Charleston City Paper

North Charleston gets the indie horror treatment at new film fest

Forget the battle between the North and the South, in Army of Frankensteins the Civil War is fought by legions of classic monsters Sat.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Cops Nab Suspect Minutes After Apologetic Burglary

Charleston Police were able to make an arrest within minutes of a burglary being reported at a local apartment on Monday.

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Charleston Business Journal

On the Menu for April 15, 2014

On the Menu provides the latest news from the Charleston area's extensive culinary community, including new restaurants, new menu items and upcoming events, as well as details about local chefs.

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Charleston Business Journal

Host picked for new food video series

Columbia-native Jack Burg was selected to host and star in The Desperate Chef , a monthly series by Charleston-based Charlie magazine in partnership with French cookware manufacturer Le Creuset , according to a news release.

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Post and Courier

North Charleston woman threw hot grease on boyfriend during argument, police say

A North Charleston woman is accused of dousing her boyfriend with hot grease while arguing about their relationship, police said.

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The Island Packet

Southern Charm recap: Boykins, boars and baby talk

Season:1 -- Pictured: Witney Sudler-Smith, Thomas Ravenel, Craig Conover, Cameran Eubanks, Jenna Lee King, William Shepherd "Shep" Rose III -- On episode seven of "Southern Charm," a weekend retreat to the woods seems to be the perfect respite from the drama unfolding in Charleston.

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ABC News 4 Charleston

CofC, former professor named in sex assault lawsuit by student

CHARLESTON, S.C. A College of Charleston student filed suit against the school and a former professor who resigned last year in the face of sexual misconduct allegations with students.

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Post and Courier

Criminal records leave mentally ill struggling to succeed

Paton Blough spent several years in and out of jails and prison until getting treatment for bipolar disorder.

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Flash Flood Watch for Charleston County was issued at April 18 at 3:49AM EDT

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