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George Hank Melfi, 39, of Charleston was recovered from the river Sunday after he fell into the river while boating Saturday, Charleston County Deputy Coroner Bobbi Jo O'Neal said.
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Charleston County's Environmental Management Department continues to expand commercial food-waste composting by partnering with local food generators.
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A woman was killed and a man hospitalized early Sunday morning after Charleston County Sheriff's deputies say two men forced their way into a Ravenel home and shot them while looking for money.
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Roper St. Francis' plan to build a six-story hotel on Calhoun Street across from the hospital in downtown Charleston likely has fallen through, but plans still are in the works to improve the flow of traffic in the city's medical district.
The 15,000 acre Wedge Plantation, on the banks of the Santee River, is the largest parcel of state-owned property in South Carolina.
South Carolina's Department of Education is moving at full speed in its effort to rewrite the state's standards of education.
The jail will have terminals on site for people, but visitors can also use their own high-speed Internet link and web camera or a smartphone.
A loggerhead sea turtle found stranded on Myrtle Beach in May, 2013, has fully recovered and will be released on Tuesday, according to Charleston County leaders.
South Carolina State University President Thomas Elzey gave Charleston area lawmakers an optimistic view of the future but did say the school still needs help from the state and Legislature to address the woes facing the Orangeburg college.
Corwin Alston, of 1011 Rosa Green Rd., Awendaw was arrested and charged with Peeping Tom 2nd Offense, Burglary 1st Degree and Burglary 2nd Degree on July 9, according to the Mount Pleasant Police Department.
Charleston County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man they believe is responsible for multiple armed robberies in the Johns Island area.
A company that makes parts for the 787 will set up a satellite operation in Charleston County to serve the Boeing South Carolina plant, creating 60 jobs, Gov. Nikki Haley's office announced Thursday.
Senior Aerospace AMT has announced plans to establish a satellite location in Charleston County, and bring dozens of new jobs to the area in the process.
Deputy James Foster, pictured here with Sheriff Al Cannon, was thrown a surprise birthday party by his coworkers at the Charleston County Sheriff's Office for his 80th birthday.
Three vacancies, applicants must reside in unincorporated Charleston County and preference will be given to those residing in unincorporated West Ashley and Johns Island Charleston County Council encourages citizens of Charleston County who are willing to volunteer to serve on one of these important boards to submit an application for appointment.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 12:53 pm
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