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  1. Rev. Al Sharpton expected to attend vigil for SC man shot by officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. The Rev.

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  2. Crowd gathers to mourn Walter Scott at funeral in S.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Myrtle Beach Online

    A crowd gathered in Summerville, South Carolina on Saturday for the funeral of Walter Scott - the black driver who was fatally shot by a North Charleston police officer after fleeing a traffic stop. Scott's family arrived at W.O.R.D. Ministries Christian Center in a fleet of three black limousines that were followed by several other vehicles.

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  3. Latest on police shooting: Mourners arrive for funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The funeral for Walter Scott got underway with many who waited outside being unable to get into the sanctuary for the service. Organizers put chairs in the church's vestibule to accommodate the overflow crowd.

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  4. Keys, Hrdecka surprise semifinalists at the Family CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. Madison Keys and Lucie Hradecka are finding their games on clay and are both surprise semifinalists at the Family Circle Cup.

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  5. Video shows California deputies beating man fleeing on horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Myrtle Beach Online

    A news video shows California sheriff's deputies tracking down a man fleeing on horseback and then punching and kicking him dozens of times when he's on the ground. A sheriff's statement said Francis Pusok, 30, fled from deputies early in the afternoon as they tried to serve a search warrant in an identity-theft investigation.

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  6. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Obama and Raul Castro are expected to meet at a summit in Panama, marking a historic moment for two countries seeking to restore ties they abandoned decades ago. A large tornado hits the tiny northern Illinois town of Fairdale, killing one person, injuring seven and sweeping homes off their foundations.

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  7. Black motorist's fatal shooting: Outcry over police tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. As North Charleston surged in population and popularity last decade, the South Carolina city also grappled with a surge in crime.

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  8. Police cruiser video shows moments before fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The traffic stop starts like any other: an officer pulls over a motorist, walks up to the driver's side window and asks for license and registration. What happened minutes later appears to take place without any obvious sign of provocation or conflict: The driver opens the door and runs, and the officer chases after him.

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  9. Editorials following North Charleston police shooting reinforce importance of videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The pervasiveness of video technology in our society is unexpectedly playing a major role at clarifying adversarial and even fatal encounters between police officers and citizens. The latest example was in North Charleston, where a bystander's video contradicted a police officer's version of a traffic stop Saturday that resulted in the shooting death of 50-year-old Walter L. Scott.

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  10. Outdoors column: Dolphin tracking opening new doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Myrtle Beach Online

    For about the last 17 years, Don Hammond has been focused on studying the habits, growth rates and, most importantly, the migratory patterns of dolphin in the North Atlantic Ocean, the portion of the great Atlantic north of the equator. Hammond is a retired marine fisheries biologist from the S.C. Department of Natural Resources who established the Dolphinfish Research Program in 2002 through his research organization, Cooperative Science Services, LLC. Plus, the prior four years leading up to his retirement, Hammond was heavily involved with a S.C. DNR study of the colorful, prolific pelagics.

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  11. No. 6 seed Jankovic withdraws with foot injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Past champion and No. 6 seed Jelena Jankovic withdrew from the Family Circle Cup with a right foot injury about two hours before she was scheduled to play for a spot in the quarterfinals.

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  12. SC police shooting case rekindles body camera debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Myrtle Beach Online

    A bystander's video proved pivotal in the filing of a murder charge against a South Carolina police officer, and also rekindled a fervent national discussion about the use of body cameras by police officers. The White House seized on the case to make a pitch for wider use of such cameras.

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  13. AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. BOSTON - Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted on all charges Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing by a jury that will now decide whether the 21-year-old should be executed or shown mercy for what his lawyer says was a crime masterminded by his big brother.

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  14. I refuse to fear cops. North Charleston shooting makes that hard.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Myrtle Beach Online

    I've maintained fidelity to that vow despite my knowledge of the horrific violence, stretching back centuries, purposefully visited upon black bodies in my native South by cops and the criminal justice system. I've done that despite research showing that in modern times a young black man is 21 times more likely to be shot by a cop than a young white man , and that black men are treated more harshly than others at every level of the criminal justice system - even when they commit the same crime and have the same background as white men.

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  15. The Latest: Memorials put up where officer shot black manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Myrtle Beach Online

    A steady stream of people is visiting the empty lot where a white police officer fatally shot a black man who was running away after a traffic stop. The lot sits on a side street behind a body shop and an automotive store on a busy commercial corridor of North Charleston.

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  16. Blog | How many South Carolina police officers convicted in shootings? NoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Myrtle Beach Online

    While we digest the news out of North Charleston - which didn't really become news until a video of the shooting was released yesterday - there are other things we need to keep in mind. The State newspaper looked at 5 years of data in South Carolina and found that police officers had used their guns 209 times - but that not once was an officer convicted, not even the handful who actually faced criminal charges: 26 years and doubts an officer has ever been convicted.

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  17. Hearing on gag order in Heather Elvis case set for next week in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Attorneys representing a Myrtle Beach couple on charges of murder and kidnapping in the disappearance of Heather Elvis will appear next week before a judge in Charleston for a hearing to lift a gag order that has prevented officials associated with the case from speaking about it. The hearing is set for Wednesday at the Charleston County courthouse before Circuit Court Judge Markley Dennis and the motion to lift the gag order was filed last month by Greg McCollum, who is representing Tammy Moorer in the case.

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  18. HGTC workshop to help veterans craft resumes, polish job-hunting skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is sponsoring a resume writing and job hunting workshop for local military veterans on Feb. 18. The free event runs from 4-6 p.m. in Building 300 of Horry Georgetown Technical College's Conway campus. Scott also is hosting a job fair for veterans on March 9 at the North Charleston Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B, 5000 Coliseum Drive, North Charleston.

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  19. Bird Notes | Fall brings new migrating birds, hawks to areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Myrtle Beach Online

    As we move deeper into fall and bird migration moves toward its finish for the season, a number of great birds continue to make their way into and thru the Carolinas. A swallow-tailed flycatcher was found at Ft.

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