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  1. Coast Guard helicopter flies distressed boater to CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    A boater in distress off the coast of South Carolina has been brought to a hospital in Charleston by a Coast Guard helicopter. The Coast Guard says a passenger aboard a 60-foot sailboat reported a medical emergency shortly after noon Monday about 20 miles off the coast.

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  2. 95 roads and 21 bridges closed in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Transportation officials in South Carolina are working on debris removal from roads across the state. The Department of Transportation said Tuesday morning that crews from the Upstate and midlands are helping with clearing the roads in the eastern part of South Carolina.

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  3. Charleston officials identify man shot to death in wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Charleston County sheriff's deputies are investigating the shooting death of a man who was found in a wrecked truck. Deputies told local media they were called to a report of shots fired around 6 p.m. Saturday in the Adams Run community.

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  4. Hurricane Matthew dog 'refugees' need permanent homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Charlotte-area animal shelter officials are hoping to find new homes for dozens of dogs that were evacuated from a shelter near Charleston, South Carolina as Hurricane Matthew approached. The Charlotte Observer reports that the 72 canines have been dubbed the "Palmetto Dogs."

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  5. Economics in a new South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    I'm convinced there is a new South Carolina being born. This is a very different state from our traditional past and it holds great promise for us and our children for generations to come if - and it's a big if - we are smart enough and bold enough to seize this unique opportunity.

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  6. Gov. Haley: - We ask for prayer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    As Category 2 Hurricane Matthew moves toward the state, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said Friday evening "now is the time we ask for prayer." Haley, in an update on storm preparations that ended with a prayer, said that an estimated 355,000 people have fled coastal areas in advance of the storm - 45,000 more than Friday morning.

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  7. 2 p.m. Hurricane Matthew weather updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    According to the National Weather Service in Charleston, just over 2 inches of rain had fallen south of Tybee Island around 1 p.m. Friday. Inland at Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport the rainfall had been lighter with a half-inch reported, but more is expected.

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  8. Beaufort County Schools closing; evacuations plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley says she plans to issue an evacuation order Wednesday ahead of Hurricane Matthew so that 1 million people can safely and comfortably leave the coast. Haley said at a Tuesday news conference that she will finalize the order Wednesday morning, unless there is a major shift in the storm's track.

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  9. Relatives of shooting victims call for tougher gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Dozens of people, including relatives of victims of recent South Carolina shootings, are calling on lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws in South Carolina. Among those attending were Jullian Hollingsworth, whose sister-in-law was the teacher wounded in the Townville Elementary School shooting.

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  10. Do you recognize this mystery plant?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Pick a tree - any tree - and try to describe it using only eight words - in Latin. That's what botanist Thomas Walter did in 1788, after studying and then naming this tree.

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  11. Lengthy jury selection in Charleston church shootings beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    In this Thursday, June 18, 2015, file photo, Charleston, S.C., shooting suspect Dylann Roof is escorted from the Cleveland County Courthouse in Shelby, N.C. The first jurors report to the federal courthouse in Charleston, S.C., on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016 for jury screening in the federal death penalty case charging Roof with hate crimes and other charges.

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  12. Zika cases leveling off in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    The Department of Health and Environmental Control says there have been 49 travel-related Zika cases in South Carolina. That includes one person who contracted the virus through sexual contact with someone who contracted the virus while traveling aboard.

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  13. Deepen Charleston's port, and the big ships will comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Technology has put powerful computers in billions of pockets, but an invention much more mundane than the smartphone - the shipping container: a rectangular steel box - also has changed the world. Because of it, two of today's preoccupations - infrastructure and globalization - are connected by a chain of events that began more than 60 years ago and today runs through Congress and to the wharves of Charleston's booming port.

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  14. Naked in Charleston: Netflix to film movie in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    The internet entertainment company announced the feature is based in a 2000 Swedish moved entitled "Naken" and tells the story of a man who wakes up on his wedding day, naked in an elevator, reliving the hour over and over before the ceremony. Tom Clark of the South Carolina Film Commission tells The Post and Courier of Charleston that filming begins next month and should take about six weeks.

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  15. Weather Change: Meteorology degree offered in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    In a state where the weather ranges from snow and ice storms to coastal flooding and hurricanes, South Carolina students can finally get a college degree in meteorology. The Post and Courier of Charleston reports that the College of Charleston has won approval to offer the major this year.

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  16. Lawmakers applaud Senate action on Charleston deepeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    In an unusual show of unity, all of the members of South Carolina's congressional delegation are applauding Senate passage of a bill that is key to the half-billion dollar deepening of Charleston Harbor. The Senate voted 95 to 3 to approve the Water Resources Development Act on Thursday.

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  17. County survives storm, preps for futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    Tropical Storm Hermine may be gone, but the county's emergency management team remains tuned into any future systems forming in the Atlantic. Beaufort County Emergency Management Agency division commander Lt.

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  18. Amtrak train hits vehicle on tracks in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    An Amtrak train was delayed after hitting a vehicle that was on the tracks in South Carolina, north of Charleston. Amtrak spokeswoman Christina Leeds told The Associated Press in an e-mail early Monday that there were no injuries to the train's passengers or crew and that the train was delayed for three hours before continuing north.

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  19. NWS Hermine updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    The center of Hermine is passing near Charleston, S.C. with strong winds and heavy rain. A dangerous storm surge is expected in the Hampton Roads area.

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  20. Collateral Damage: Bees die in South Carolina Zika sprayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Bluffton Today

    News outlets report that Dorchester County officials have apologized for killing the bees when the county failed to notify local beekeepers about mosquito spraying last weekend. Four travel-related cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed in the county northwest of Charleston.

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