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4 hrs ago | Post and Courier
A flood advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. for downtown Charleston, Summerville, Awendaw, West Ashley and Mount Pleasant, according to Pete Mohlin of the Weather Service. In addition, there were reports of 1 1/2 feet of standing water on Patriot Boulevard near Westcott Plantation in Dorchester County and standing water at the intersections of King and Huger and Congress and Hagood in downtown Charleston, but those remained open.
11 hrs ago | Charleston Business Journal
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U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford, R-S.C., discusses his first months back in Congress during an Associated Press interview in his district office in Mount Pleasant, S.C. on Dec. 18, 2013. Maria Belen Chapur learned about South Carolina politician's Facebook breakup post the same way the rest of us did When Rep. Mark Sanford's announced the end of his engagement to the Argentine woman with whom he had an affair five years ago, it didn't just surprise his constituents - it also surprised his now ex-fiance , Maria Belen Chapur.
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Transit riders from the East Cooper area are invited to join the Hungryneck Straphangers and members of American for Transit in providing public input in on the statewide plan for public transportation for the next 25 years on Sept.
So no one is too surprised the Charleston County GOP is considering a resolution to oppose the school district's 1 percent sales tax referendum on the November ballot. The funny thing is, the party concedes there are some definite district needs.
When Linda Meggett Brown moved into the Shadowmoss subdivision in outer West Ashley more than 20 years ago, the surrounding area was largely rural with a subdivision here and there. Now, S.C. Highway 61 and Bees Ferry Road are lined with entrances to housing developments.
Join Charles Pinckney National Historic Site in celebration of Constitution Week by attending one of the free special events scheduled September 17-21, 2014 at 1254 Long Point Road in Mount Pleasant. The park preserves the last 28 acres of Snee Farm, a plantation that was once owned by Charles Pinckney, a principal framer and signer of the U.S. Constitution.
The Mount Pleasant Police Department is recruiting citizens to enroll in the upcoming Mount Pleasant Citizen Police Academy beginning Sept.
Mosquito Squad of the Lowcountry sponsored a pet food drive to benefit the Charleston Animal Society .
AP Photo/Bruce Smith, File In this file photo, U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford, R-S.C., discusses his first months back in Congress during an Associated Press interview in his district office in Mount Pleasant, . Sanford said on Friday that he and his fiancee are calling off their engagement due to the ongoing contention with his ex-wife Jenny Sanford, four years after their divorce.
A top federal maritime official said Friday that congestion in moving goods in and out of terminals is a growing problem facing America's ports. "All of the ports in general have some kind of congestion at the gate.
Hearn was a passenger in a truck that ran off the road on Cooper Store Road near the intersection with Black Tom Road in the Moncks Corner area at about 5:25 p.m. Hearn, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected and trapped under the vehicle. He was extricated by the fire department and flown by helicopter to MUSC, where he was pronounced dead at 7:52 p.m. Melanie Renee Maguire, 38, of Mount Pleasant, has been charged by the S.C. Highway Patrol with felony DUI resulting in death and driving under suspension as a result of the incident.
An autopsy is planned on the body of a Mount Pleasant man found near a boat landing in Georgetown County. Deputy Coroner Chase Ridgeway tells local media outlets that the body of 58-year-old Leland Victor Leith was found Thursday afternoon near Browns Ferry Landing.
S.C. Rep. Stephen Goldfinch, R-Murrells Inlet, wants to settle the discussion surrounding a federal criminal charge from last year and make the race between him and Democrat Vida Miller about issues and his legislative record. But Democrats say voters should think twice before voting for him.
Normally the red carpet is reserved for the Hollywood starlets, but on Thursday, Sept.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:17 pm
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