Charleston County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Coroner: Body pulled from Wando River was missing dock builderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Charleston County Coroner's Office says a body that was pulled from the Wando River Wednesday afternoon was a dock builder who went missing earlier this week. The coroner says 46-year-old Mario Villalobos, from North Charleston, was found in the Wando River.

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  2. Man jailed after robbers steal luxury car at gunpoint near Mount PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... faces charges of armed robbery and possessing a firearm during a violent crime. He remained Thursday in Charleston County's jail. The motorist told deputies that before 7 p.m. Sept. 23, he drove his 2013 Infiniti G37 to pick up a friend at Parkers ...

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  3. Wounded man shows up at Ravenel gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Post and Courier

    A wounded man showed up at a Ravenel gas station Thursday afternoon, according to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office. Investigators believe the man may have been dropped off at the Sunoco station on Savannah Highway after being shot somewhere else, Lt.

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  4. Dane Co. executive proposes stripping 911 Center Board of authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Channel3000

    ... anywhere else in the country. However, in an online search News 3 found at least one other 911 Center, Charleston County in South Carolina, that is overseen in the same way as Dane County's. The policy change would need to be introduced by a ...

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  5. Same sex marriage legality in fluxRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    The Charleston County Probate Court raised the hopes of gay couples across the state by accepting applications for same-sex marriages Wednesday, but Thursday reversed course and said it would await direction from higher courts before issuing the licenses. In light of Charleston County Probate Judge Irvin Condon's actions Wednesday, SC Attorney General Alan Wilson asked the state Supreme Court to halt marriage licenses in the state.

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  6. Benefit dinner Friday to support family of Deputy Joseph Matuskovic and Deputy Michael AckermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | 94.3 WSC

    The Fraternal Order of Police Tri-County Lodge #3 is teaming up with the Charleston County Sheriff's Office to host a benefit dinner Friday, October 3. All of the proceeds will go to benefit funds established for the deputies by the Fraternal Order of Police. The Deputy Joe Fund will be divided into three equal trusts for the fallen deputy's children.

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  7. Lingering Hugo and gravesite questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... custom that's, well - morbid - but interesting. Ronald Talent said he went to the gravesite of fallen Charleston County Deputy Joseph Matuskovic to pay his respects and noted that three adjacent graves were devoid of grass. "This has got to be some ...

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  8. Poll tests voters reactions to four South Carolina issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Four questions from the Winthrop Poll released Wednesday may shape state lawmakers' debate on everything from gambling to school funding to whether they should continue to exempt themselves from the state's Freedom of Information Act. Three of the four issues polled were suggested by lawmakers - and the fourth involves a bill that was debated - but defeated - in Columbia earlier this year, said Scott Huffmon. 16 comments

  9. Charleston Chamber launches campaign for extending sales tax for schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Patrick Bryant, chairman of the Yes 4 Schools Charleston County Campaign, kicked off efforts Wednesday in North Charleston to extend a 1 percent sales tax for school construciton and renovation. Bryant, far right, a Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce board member, was joined by from left, attorney Amy Jowers-Mikell, Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page, Charleston City Councilman Dudley Gregorie and North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey.

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  10. Arrest made in attempted holdup of West Ashley businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... Clark Road was arrested Tuesday morning and charged with attempted armed robbery. He was being held in the Charleston County jail on $100,000 bail Wednesday. The Post and Courier is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on ...

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  11. Spartanburg coach on leave after DUI arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... Charleston while taking the team to a meet on James Island in a school van. Kiser was released from the Charleston County Jail on Saturday night after posting bond on charges of DUI and child endangerment. The students were taken to a Highway Patrol ...

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  12. CCSO inmate van involved in wreck, backs up I-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    According to dispatch operators, the wreck involved a Charleston County prisoner transport van. CCSO officials were on scene along with North Charleston fire crews and EMS.

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  13. Traffic moving again after wreck on I-26 eastbound involving...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Traffic is moving again after a wreck with injuries involving a Charleston County prisoner transport van has been moved to the shoulder of I-26 eastbound near the 218 mile marker. The Post and Courier is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories.

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  14. Wreck on I-26 eastbound involving Charleston County prisoner transport van causing major delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Post and Courier

    A wreck with injuries involving a Charleston County prisoner transport van is causing major delays on Interstate 26 near mile marker 218, accordin to dispatchers. The Post and Courier is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories.

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  15. To vote, don't forget to registerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... you have to be registered. And the deadline to register for the Nov. 4 election is fast approaching. The Charleston County Board of Elections and Voter Registration reminds voters to bring "a valid photo ID or a copy of a current utility bill, bank ...

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  16. South Carolina superintendent candidates split on Common Core, teacher evaluationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... work, while Spearman said she would like to see the state pilot a privatized approach similar to what Charleston County has done with Durham School Services. Murray wanted to pursue alternative scheduling scenarios such as more online learning that ...

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  17. Charleston woman accused of stabbing husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Erica Milligan, 27, of Hazelwood Drive is charged with criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature. She was being held in the Charleston County jail.

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  18. Report: West Ashley 20-year-old was intoxicated at time of fatal Johns Island crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The 20-year-old West Ashley man accused of killing a teen in a wreck after leaving his friend's wake was going more than 90 mph with a blood alcohol level almost three times the legal limit, according to the final traffic report. The findings by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office contradict statements by James Bryson Munn's attorney that there was no evidence of drinking before the Aug. 16 wreck that killed 17-year-old Kylie Gillette of Johns Island.

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  19. Lowcountry students surpass state scores in end-of-course examsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... decline in its English 1 score of 79.7 percent. Berkeley County schools Superintendent Rodney Thomas and Charleston County schools Superintendent Nancy McGinley said the collaboration of parents, students and teachers helped their districts to ...

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  20. Spartanburg coach was swerving before arrest, according to reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The Spartanburg High School cross-country coach who was charged with driving under the influence while taking runners to a meet on Johns Island Friday was swerving all over the road before a trooper pulled her over, according to the incident report. A trooper stopped Kiser on Interstate 26 near the 205 mile marker in Charleston County shortly after 5 p.m. Friday, according to the report released Tuesday.

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