Charleston County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Summerville woman charged with felony DUI after wreck that killed 58-year-old womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... Highway Patrol. Harris was out of jail on a personal-recognizance bond after being arrested last May in Charleston County on a charge of possessing a controlled substance, according to court and jail records. She had been arrested in December 2012 ...

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  2. Healing through poetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    ... that. It helps us process and see our real humanity and what we're feeling." Reese Fischer, a sophomore at Charleston County School of the Arts, was asked to recite a poem she wrote in light of the Walter Scott tragedy. She said she was nervous just ...

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  3. GOP avoids bad resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Post and Courier

    The last thing that Charleston County schools need is the kind of divisiveness inherent in a recent proposal to break up the district. Credit Charleston County GOP Chairman Larry Kobrovsky for taking a pass on that proposal from his predecessor.

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  4. Charleston student honors Walter Scott with a powerful poemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... now stand as symbols of a movement that is still not yet done. It was that painful reality that inspired Charleston County School of the Arts student Reese Fischer to write down that historical truth. On Wednesday night the 16-year-old sophomore ...

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  5. SC man charged in Burton Barber shop parking lot shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... University of South Carolina, until his release Tuesday. Upon his release, he was detained and held at the Charleston County Detention Center. Ward was picked up by Sheriff's Office investigators this morning on the three arrest warrants obtained on ...

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  6. Maurice Washington enters Charleston mayoral raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... with the state Ethics Commission Tuesday. So far, he has raised $6,700. He confirmed Saturday at the Charleston County Republican Party convention that he intended to run in the non-partisan race for mayor. And he was picked as the party favorite, ...

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  7. Georgetown students sweep regional science and engineering fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    ... sophomore Lochlyn Hejl were both awarded the S. C. Waterworks Association Excellence in Water Award. The Charleston County Soil and Water award and the Arizona State Sustainability Project awards were presented to freshman Avery Rose Higgins. ...

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  8. More review for James Island libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Post and Courier

    When the library bond bill was readied for Charleston County voters last November, the site for a new library on James Island was yet to be determined. Based on the most recent discussions, the location still needs more work.

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  9. U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford proposes cuts to public transitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... would lose $6 million annually in federal funds, which make up about 30 percent of its $20 million budget. Charleston County Councilwoman Colleen, who also is a member of CARTA's board, said she will reach out to Sanford to make sure he understands ...

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  10. Guardians ad Litem honored; volunteers soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    ... to pass a background check, and complete a free training program before being assigned to a case. Contact Charleston County Guardian ad Litem office at 577-6978 or the Dorchester County office at 553-8278. You can also visit our website at ...

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  11. Weapons returned to Berkeley code enforcement officers WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... tickets to appear in magistrate's court. The offense carries a fine of up to $500 and/or 30 days in jail. Charleston County code enforcement officers do not carry guns, but Dorchester County officers do. Dorchester recently installed dash cameras to ...

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  12. Georgetown students sweep regional science and engineering fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Georgetown Times

    ... sophomore Lochlyn Hejl were both awarded the S. C. Waterworks Association Excellence in Water Award. The Charleston County Soil and Water award and the Arizona State Sustainability Project awards were presented to freshman Avery Rose Higgins. ...

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  13. Due to the threat of inclement weather, tomorrowa s Wine Down...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Moultrie News

    ... popularity since. Event fees of $20 cover wine, hors d'oeuvres and a commemorative stemless wine glass. Charleston County residents can get a discounted rate in advance. Wine Down Wednesday dates for Spring 2015 are: Returning for its second year, ...

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  14. Charleston County Offering Free Small Business Workshop: Management...Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Moultrie News

    Charleston County Government's Contracts and Procurement Department announces a free workshop for small business owners.

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  15. Plan to deconsolidate CCSD put on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Charleston City Paper

    The Charleston County Republican Party is putting a plan to abolish the Charleston County School District on hold, according to outgoing Chairman John Steinberger. The party was scheduled to vote on the resolution, which would call for the deconsolidation of the school district into three to five autonomous districts, at its meeting Monday night in North Charleston's City Council chambers.

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  16. SC gets tiny fraction of nationwide housing counseling grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... is an example of that effort. The workshop will be held Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Charleston County Library, 68 Calhoun St. Attendees need to register in advance because space is limited, by calling 843-769-8173. We do not edit ...

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  17. Death penalty does not appear to apply to Michael Slager caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... warrant from the Clerk of Court. My office is committed to notifying the public and the media if/when the Charleston County Grand Jury returns indictment(s) against the Defendant and when other court hearings are scheduled. Because of the nature of ...

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  18. Deputy reported that North Charleston officers did CPR on Walter ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... ended, Slager radioed from the scene that officers had started chest compressions. Sgt. Kevin Ford of the Charleston County Sheriff's Office also told dispatchers at 9:45 a.m. that he saw the officers doing CPR, sheriff's Maj. Eric Watson said this ...

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  19. The police officer who shot Walter Scott probably wona t face a death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... it. It will also take time before a grand jury considers whether to indict Slager, who remains in a Charleston County jail. The grand jury in Charleston will not meet until May, Wilson said. And once her office receives the files on the state ...

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  20. Policeman in South Carolina shooting won't face death penalty, says prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | CNews

    A white South Carolina policeman charged with murder for shooting a black man in the back as he fled after a traffic stop will not face the death penalty if convicted, a prosecutor said on Monday. None of the circumstances that allow lethal punishment apply in the April 4 shooting of 50-year-old Walter Scott by North Charleston patrolman Michael Slager, said Scarlett Wilson, Charleston County's chief prosecutor.

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