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A report by The State newspaper today says that attorneys for House Speaker Bobby Harrell are working behind the scenes to get state Attorney General Alan Wilson booted from a state grand jury looking at potential campaign finance law infractions by Harrell.
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The tents are going up, and the performers are arriving in town for this weekend's second annual Charleston Tells Storytelling Festival at Wragg Square in downtown Charleston.
Edward Singleton, 57, of Poplar Street, was arrested Tuesday after police searched his residence, police spokesman Charles Francis said.
For 16 years, Susan Shaw's family and friends insisted she did not take her own life when she was found slumped and unconscious inside an exhaust-filled garage at her James Island home.
A 65-year-old Johns Island man was arrested at his home this morning and jailed on child molestation charges, according to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office.
The county's Zoning and Planning Department unanimously recommended the zoning change to Charleston County Council Tuesday.
Laquan Bryan, 18, of Waldheim Street, is charged with attempted murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of a violent crime.
Diane Knich's March 6 article was accurate, but readers should have more information.
Charleston County is considering purchasing 70 acres of land adjacent to the Bees Ferry Landfill, some of which would be used to create a wooded buffer between the landfill and a housing development that could be in the works soon.
Authorities were notified about the shooting at 9:20 a.m., according to officials with Charleston County's Consolidated Dispatch Center.
The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says the South Carolina Highway Patrol was conducting a license checkpoint Monday night near Interstate 26. Officials say a man driving a car stopped at the checkpoint but drove off after being asked for his driver's license.
Daniel Nathan Hughey, a Mount Pleasant attorney who specializes in personal-injury lawsuits, was suspended Wednesday after his arrest Jan. 9 on a charge that he obtained prescription Adderall from two different doctors.
Jason Ammons, 35, of Johns Island was charged with attempted murder on March 9, 2014.
Director of archives and research at the SC Historical Society, Mary Jo Fairchild, looks over a detailed 18th century map Friday March 7, 2014, that shows gifts of land to the City of Charleston to create a public market, which today is the City Market.
In such cases, he asks the caller to tap the phone if he or she needs help, just in case the caller is unable to speak.