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  1. Sunny weather gives locals urge to survey Hilton Head beaches post-MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | The Island Packet

    While Hilton Head Island's beaches remained officially closed, that didn't stop locals and vacationers from taking advantage of the 80-degree weather Sunday. The town is hoping to reopen Coligny Beach, the island's most popular, sometime early this week, town manager Steve Riley said.

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  2. Sunny weather lifts spirits despite Hilton Head Island beach closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | The Island Packet

    While Hilton Head Island's beaches remained officially closed, that didn't stop locals and vacationers from taking advantage of the 80-degree weather Sunday. The town is hoping to reopen Coligny beach, the island's most popular, sometime early this week, town manager Steve Riley said.

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  3. Mammoth 800-pound gator caught in South Carolina lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Island Packet

    An 800-pound alligator has been captured in South Carolina, one of the largest caught in the state in recent years. The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reports that Jonathan Smith and finance Melissa Davis pulled in the gator after fighting it for hours on Lake Marion last Saturday.

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  4. Hermine was fast, recovery likewise: Sunshine, football, dragonboats and power (mostly) are onRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | The Island Packet

    A tree felled by Tropical Storm Hermine on Sept. 2, 2016, contributed to some local power outages.

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  5. SC Dems want to ditch Jefferson, Jackson for inflicting 'historic pain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | The Island Packet

    S.C. Democrats are divided over a decision by their leaders to drop the party's founders from the name of the Democrats' annual fundraiser. Critics say the change is unnecessary and discounts the achievements of former Presidents Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson.

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  6. USC trustee, 3 others to plead guilty in killing of protected hawks in Jasper CountyRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | The Island Packet

    Charles Williams, a member of the University of South Carolina board of trustees, has agreed to plead guilty in connection with charges of killing federally protected migratory hawks. The charges are misdemeanors, but each carries a six-month maximum prison sentence and a fine of up to $15,000.

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  7. Case of Jasper County hawk killings by USC trustee unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Island Packet

    A federal criminal case involving endangered wildlife against a politically connected member of the University of South Carolina board of trustees appears stalled and has gone nowhere since the trustee appeared in federal court in January and pleaded not guilty. Charles Williams, 65, an Orangeburg lawyer, is charged with seven counts of unlawfully trapping and killing multiple federally protected migratory hawks.

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