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  1. Why is SC - addicted' to beach development? Researcher thinks he knowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | The Island Packet

    Rising seas, more intense storms and a change in the earth's climate are causing plenty of problems across the Southeastern United States, as many South Carolinians frustrated by recent hurricanes can attest. But communities continue to build in places that are the most vulnerable to storm damage - and that needs to change, one University of South Carolina researcher says.

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  2. Gamecocks battle back and top Vols, earn much-needed winRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 27 | The Island Packet

    The Gamecocks rushed for 224 yards in a 27-24, come-from-behind win over Tennessee in front of 80,164 fans. South Carolina head coach Will Muschamp improved to 7-0 all-time against the Vols, and the Gamecocks improved to 4-3 overall and 3-3 in the SEC.

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  3. Jake Bentley launches longest bomb of his career to set up USC game-tying touchdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 27 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina quarterback Jake Bentley celebrates a two point conversion to tie the game during the second half of the game Texas A&M at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, SC, Saturday, October 13, 2018. Jake Bentley has had a rough start to the 2018 season, with many fans criticizing his play for South Carolina football.

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  4. Mega Millions $1.5 billion winning ticket sold in South Carolina, state lottery saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina Lottery officials said the winning ticket was sold at the KC Mart #7 at 303 Lee Vaughn Road in Simpsonville, about 90 miles northwest of Columbia in Greenville County. The winner had not yet come forward as of midday Wednesday, state officials said at a 1 p.m. press event outside the store.

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  5. Bernie Sanders was in SC ahead of the 2018 midterm, but talked like it was 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2018 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina is a little more than two weeks away from voting in the 2018 midterm election. But when U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, came to Columbia on Saturday, it felt more like a rally for the presidential election in 2020.

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  6. Lowcountry mom pardoned for 20-year-old crimes. Should SC do more to help ex-offenders?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Patricia Adams was leaving a Berkeley County grocery store in 1997 when the doors suddenly locked in front of her. The police had been called because she was attempting to pay with a check that didn't have her name on it, she said.

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  7. Frank Martin excited for start of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Duke's Mike Krzyzewski responds to question about FBI's NCAA investigation during season opening press conference on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Frank Martin explains what roles he expects his player to play during a press conference at Colonial Life Arena Monday Oct. 15, 2018, in Columbia, SC.

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  8. McMaster orders SC to remain in state of emergency ahead of Hurricane MichaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | The Island Packet

    As Hurricane Michael eyes up the Carolinas, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster issued an order Wednesday extending the state's already in effect state of emergency, according to a statement from the governor's office. In early September, McMaster issued a state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Florence, and that declaration has yet to be rescinded, according to the statement.

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  9. 2 debates set for SC governor candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Incumbent GOP Gov. Henry McMaster and Democratic challenger James Smith will meet in two debates this month. The two candidates for lieutenant governor also will meet in a debate.

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  10. SC pet spa owner has a treat for dogs that were in Hurricane Florence's pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Jack Denton is reunited with his dogs, AC/DC and Babes, at the Cause for Paws in Zebulon, NC. AC/DC and Babes were rescued from a roof of a flooded home in Newport by members of Cause for Paws on Sept.

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  11. Good options to help Hurricane Florence victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | The Island Packet

    After several years of major damage in our area from hurricanes, Florence spared us. But she didn't spare our neighbors just up the coast.

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  12. Overreacted to the Nth degree'? Hurricane Florence could affect SC governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | The Island Packet

    After Hurricane Florence made landfall on the North Carolina and South Carolina coast, some people questioned if Gov. Henry McMaster overreacted by evacuating several SC counties. Here is how he responded in a press conference September 15, 2018.

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  13. SC Gov. Henry McMaster warns of high flood risk of Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Soldiers with the 178th Combat Engineer Battalion of the S.C. National Guard are mobilized to assist during evacuation before and cleanup after Hurricane Florence. Gov. Henry McMaster lifted the evacuation order for Beaufort, Colleton and Jasper counties based on new information about Hurricane Florence's predicted landfall location at a press conference September 11, 2018.

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  14. Hopefully, we get there,' says Marshall coach ahead of South Carolina visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Marshall football coach Doc Holliday wrapped his Tuesday news conference with this: "Keep your fingers crossed. Hopefully, we can get there."

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  15. Evacuation order lifted for Beaufort, Colleton and Jasper countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Soldiers with the 178th Combat Engineer Battalion of the S.C. National Guard are mobilized to assist during evacuation before and cleanup after Hurricane Florence. SC Gov. Henry McMaster gives the latest update on the track of Hurricane Florence at a press conference September 11, 2018.

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  16. Mandatory evacuation to move 1 million people from SC coast, governor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina coastal areas can expect tropical storm force winds by Thursday morning on the storm's latest track, according to John Quagliariello from the National Weather Service in Columbia. South Carolina coastal areas can expect tropical storm force winds by Thursday morning on the storm's latest track, according to John Quagliariello from the National Weather Service in Columbia.

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  17. How Hurricane Florence is expected to impact South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | The Island Packet

    S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster announced a mandatory evacuation of the South Carolina coast, set to being at noon Tuesday, Sept. 10. South Carolina coastal areas can expect tropical storm force winds by Thursday morning on the storm's latest track, according to John Quagliariello from the National Weather Service in Columbia.

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  18. Got a thing for the Milky Way? 5 perfect South Carolina spots to see the stars aboveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Summer is coming to a close, but there's still time to check a few things off your bucket list - including a starlit, romantic picnic or camping trip. This week is perfect for any of you who love exploring life beyond our tiny blue and green speck in the universe.

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  19. Three things we learned from the Gamecocks victory over Coastal CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Coastal Carolina coach Joe Moglia addresses the media following South Carolina's 49-15 win over the Chanticleers on Sept. 1, 2018, at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, SC.

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  20. Gamecocks celebrate win over Coastal CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Coastal Carolina coach Joe Moglia addresses the media following South Carolina's 49-15 win over the Chanticleers on Sept. 1, 2018, at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, SC.

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