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2 hrs ago | Post and Courier
Plans to transition a James Island elementary school to an all Montessori curriculum may be changing after some Charleston County School Board members asked for a review.
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6 hrs ago | ABC News 4 Charleston
Just days after the 11th murder in North Charleston a group of lawmakers, community activists and police chiefs met to talk about curbing gun violence.
11 hrs ago | ABC News 4 Charleston
According to Maj. Eric Watson with the sheriff's office, State Law Enforcement Division agents were at the Southern Inn hotel on Winningham Road to apprehend a fugitive wanted in Connecticut for murder and probation violation.
13 hrs ago | Post and Courier
Two State Law Enforcement Division agents fatally shot a Connecticut murder suspect who pulled a gun on them Tuesday morning outside a St. George motel, authorities said.
16 hrs ago | The News
Andre M. Dukes, a Kingstree native, is the new principal of St. John's High School.
18 hrs ago | The Moultrie News
Children's staff at the Mount Pleasant Regional Library happily report that our 2014 summer reading program is bursting with kids fizzing and booming and reading! As of July 16, 1,953 children and 205 babies and toddlers at our branch had signed up for Charleston County Library's summer reading program, and a whopping 737 kids had returned to claim ... (more)
Chikungunya fever just turned up again in South Carolina, in an Upstate resident who recently returned from Haiti.
Hampton Plantation in McClellanville is among the historic sites that could be affected by a new power line proposed by Berkeley Electric Cooperative.
A few weeks ago, someone in the DKE page asked who we thought were future higher office holders.
It's been a vacant eyesore in the skyline of North Charleston for 20 years and now the old Naval Hospital building is set to get a new life.
Charleston County Public Library received a $3,500 grant to encourage reading and hold events to raise awareness of animal welfare issues and welfare-related organizations in the Lowcountry.
The new North Area Shuttle connecting Charleston International Airport, Boeing, Tanger Outlets, Park Circle and the Old Village has been limping along.
A Charleston County sheriff's detective has been fired because he had a sexual relationship with the mother of a murder suspect and then lied about it to his superiors, county court documents reveal.
Diane Ester Buchanan , 32, and Michael Lee Hilbourn, 37, both of Sal Lane in North Charleston, are charged with forgery and manufacturing methamphetamine.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 10:00 pm
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