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  1. Traffic backed up on I-95 near Hilton Head exit due to Hurricane Florence evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | The Island Packet

    To read more, click here . As hundreds of thousands of residents evacuate North and South Carolina, traffic is backing up on I-95 near the South Carolina-Georgia border.

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  2. Clemson basketball target updates his recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | The Island Packet

    Ridge View 6-foot-11 big man Malcolm Wilson is taking this weekend off from his official visit travels. He went to Houston to see Rice last weekend and will go to Washington, DC to check out Georgetown next weekend.

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  3. Ridge View's Malcolm Wilson listens to his coach during the Summer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | The Island Packet

    The Ridge View center announced his top three schools, which are Clemson, Georgetown and Rice. Wilson doesn't have a favorite or timetable for his announcement.

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  4. Got a thing for historic homes? Here are 6 in South Carolina you dona t want to missRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | The Island Packet

    South Carolina hosts magnificent churches and stunning plantations that show the state's pride and heritage. Preservation efforts across the state pay homage to 18th to 20th century architectural wonders that you see with your own eyes.

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  5. Moser, Loyola and Sister Jean basking in Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | The Island Packet

    This March 22, 2018 file photo shows Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt sitting with other Loyola-Chicago fans during the first half of a regional semifinal NCAA college basketball game against Nevada in Atlanta. Sister Jean is depicted in a bobblehead and sales of the figurine have soared to the heavens.

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  6. Lowcountry connection helped launch Billy GrahamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Island Packet

    It centers on two lions of American culture who owned big estates near Charleston. They took notice when the dashing young evangelist roared into Columbia for this first crusade the Deep South 68 years ago this week.

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  7. SC lawmakers want to make sagging pants illegal for men. Here's what that means to youRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | The Island Packet

    We hit the streets of Jasper County in January 2009 to talk to citizens about their thoughts on a new ordinance to ban sagging pants. We hit the streets of Jasper County in January 2009 to talk to citizens about their thoughts on a new ordinance to ban sagging pants.

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  8. A couple is photographed at Haig Point on Daufuskie Island.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | The Island Packet

    The publication suggests a horseback tour of the island that's just off the coast of Hilton Head Island and is accessible only by boat. It makes note of Daufuskie's "white sand beaches, wooded trails and plenty of wildlife," but those who prefer staying indoors can "clink glasses with your partner at the Daufuskie Island Rum Company " or visit art galleries and restaurants.

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  9. Execution-style massacre of 4 SC prison inmates was a gross negligence,a lawsuits sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | The Island Packet

    Four prisoners slain last April in an execution-style killing died because of horrible under-staffing and poor mental health care at a high-security S.C. prison, according to lawsuits filed Tuesday by relatives of two of the inmates. "It was just a powder keg, a place where they had some of the worst of the worst," said Carter Elliott, the Georgetown attorney who filed the lawsuits along with attorneys John O'Leary of Columbia and Gerald Malloy of Darlington, a Democratic state senator.

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  10. More inmates killed. More assaults on guards. What's happening in SC prisons?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | The Island Packet

    The number of inmates slain in S.C. prisons more than doubled in 2017 from the year before and quadrupled from two years ago. Meanwhile, inmate assaults on prison staffers also increased - from 21 in 2015, to 33 in 2016, to 37 in 2017.

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  11. Black Friday shooting reported at South Carolina WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | The Island Packet

    A Walmart parking lot in Georgetown, South Carolina was the scene of gun violence early Friday morning, according to a post on the Georgetown Police Department Facebook page. However, the altercation had nothing to do with fighting over the last flat screen television or this year's hottest toy, according to the post.

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  12. Were they looking for Goldilocks? SC woman reports seeing lots of bears on her porchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | The Island Packet

    After calling the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the Upstate resident made the Facebook post to warn her neighbors on Farm Lake Road in Boiling Springs. The SCDNR says the key to coexisting with bears is understanding and respecting them.

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  13. Chase through graveyard links suspects to some 60 Dollar General break-ins in SC, NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Island Packet

    Three men arrested in Kershaw County last week are suspected of breaking into at least 60 Dollar General stores in 12 South Carolina counties and at least three locations in North Carolina. The suspects were arrested last week after a high-speed chase that reached 115 mph and took officers through a Kershaw County church graveyard, Kershaw Sheriff Jim Matthews said Tuesday.

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