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3 hrs ago | Post and Courier
The nine-story hotel planned near the base of the Ravenel Bridge on the peninsular side of the span will carry not one banner but two.
6 hrs ago | Sun Journal
The trio from the Slave Dwelling Project has slept in former slave quarters that had no floors or ones in poor condition.
10 hrs ago | Post and Courier
As the physical building expands at Charleston International, so will the number of people who work there, if the airport board approves the director's request for an 11 percent hike in the workforce Tuesday.
11 hrs ago | Post and Courier
Charleston has lots of knowledgeable eaters, which is another way of saying it's home to plenty of eaters with strong opinions.
14 hrs ago | Post and Courier
Non-emergency phone numbers for the Charleston Police Department changed in November with its switch to the county's consolidated dispatching system.
19 hrs ago | Post and Courier
State Rep. Bakari Sellers is not only hoping to become the first Democrat elected statewide in more than five years, but he's also seeking to become the state's first African-American lieutenant governor since 1872.
When the Navy pulled out of Charleston in the mid-1990s, the prospect of losing 22,000 direct jobs served as a wake-up call for the Lowcountry.
Bluffton barbecue man Ted Huffman's words were as refreshing as a sweating glass of iced tea in late July: Erin Shaw had simply asked, "How do you take your tea?" And he went off, like a lot of people do when it comes to sweet tea.
State Sen. Vincent Sheheen, the Democratic candidate for governor of South Carolina, says the best thing people could do to bring about change in the state is to elect him governor in November.
Funding scholarship programs is one of the best ways to increase diversity at the College of Charleston and other schools, and new president Glenn McConnell said he wanted to lead by example.
Dozens of fortifications from the Revolutionary War and Civil War remain in the Charleston area, and now there will be a complete list of those sites.
A smartphone application called meVisit could soon connect South Carolina patients to their primary care physicians without the need for an in-person doctor visit.
On a recent conference call with news reporters and stock analysts, Boeing CEO Jim McNerney made a quip that got him in hot water with an international machinists' union.
Four men face charges of attempted murder after a July 24 early morning home invasion burglary in Harleyville that resulted in a high speed chase and shots fired.
File/Wade Spees/Staff Although the rooftop ground cover is drought-tolerant, Michael Whitfield of Green Roof Outfitters says it needs occasional watering as it gets established after the installation, here at Blue Acorn in the upper peninsula.
For the second year in a row Theatre Charleston is holding its own version of the Tonys - the Theatre Charleston Awards.
Sweeney's is turning one this weekend, and co-owner Jim Sweeney reports it's been a year chockfull of adjustments: "We have listened to our both our cheerleaders and our critics and have added sound-proofing panels; lights on the patio and created menus where a blending of Southern dishes with regional American influences come together using great ... (more)
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