Charleston County Newswire (Page 8)

Charleston County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Charleston County, SC. (Page 8)

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  1. New CCSD constituent school board members sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Moultrie News

    ... ected to the Sullivan's Island Seat; and Sarah Shad Johnson, newly elected to the Unincorporated seat. All Charleston County School Board and Constituent District School Board members elected and reelected were sworn in on Nov. 17 at 75 Calhoun St.

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  2. Prosecutor: Murder or manslaughter, fired officer is guiltyRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Bennington Banner

    Associated Press Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, center, sits in the courtroom during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., on Wednesday. Closing arguments are underway in a South Carolina courtroom in the trial of a white former police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist.

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  3. After month of trial in Walter Scott shooting, heavy burden now lies in jurors' handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Post and Courier

    The Michael Slager jury leaves by motorcade from the Craig Street lot where where Walter Scott was shot by former North Charleston Police officer Michael Slager. They returned to the Charleston County Courthouse for closing arguments Wednesday afternoon.

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  4. Jurors begin deliberating in Michael Slager murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Slager is charged with murder in the shooti... . Deputy Solicitor Bruce DuRant, left, speaks to former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager during Slager's murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.

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  5. Closing statements at the Slager TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Post and Courier

    Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager in court during closing statements during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Wednesday Nov. 30, 2016. Grace Beahm/Staff Ninth Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson delivered her closing statement to the jury at the close of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager's murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Wednesday Nov. 30, 2016.

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  6. Walter Scott's brothers believe jurors will deliver guilty verdict in murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Walter Scott's brothers said they believe jurors will deliver a guilty verdict of murder in the trial of Michael Slager who's charged in their brother's death. Rodney and Anthony Scott held a brief press conference outside the Charleston County Courthouse after the jury had begun deliberations.

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  7. The Latest: Prosecutor says trust the video, not the defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Westport News

    Ninth Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson speaks to the jury during the murder trial of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016. Closing arguments are underway in a South Carolina courtroom in the trial of a white former police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist.

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  8. Slager Jury to Be Allowed to Consider Manslaughter Charge Read Story Associated PressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | KCEN

    ... were not permitted to accompany the jury. Closing arguments are expected when the jurors return to the Charleston County Courthouse. The prosecution contends there was no justification for shooting Scott five times in the back as he ran. The defense ...

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  9. Judge: Roof's request to represent himself not rashly madeRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Houston Chronicle

    This June 18, 2015, file photo, provided by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office shows Dylann Roof. A judge ruled Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, that Roof is competent to stand trial for the killing of nine black worshippers at a South Carolina church.

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  10. Judge allows manslaughter in fired officera s murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Daily Democrat

    Defense attorney Andy Savage, left, helps hold an item for former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager as Slager testifies in his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Tuesday. Slager is charged with murder in the shooting death last year of Walter Scott.

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  11. Crash involving school bus blocks lanes on Savannah HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Post and Courier

    Authorities are urging drivers to use caution on Savannah Highway in West Ashley, where a two-vehicle wreck involving a school bus is blocking lanes. The crash occurred at Savage Road, according to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. 'My mind was like spaghetti': Former officer testifies in fatal shooting trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | CBC News

    Former North Charleston, S.C., police officer Michael Slager testifies during his murder trial at the Charleston County court on Tuesday. A white former South Carolina policeman testified in his murder trial on Tuesday that he felt fear before fatally shooting an unarmed black man last year in an incident that intensified debate about racial bias in law enforcement.

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  13. The Latest: Court adjourns; closing arguments WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Yuma Sun

    Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, testifies in his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016. Slager is charged with murder in the shooting death last year of Walter Scott.

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  14. Defense rests case in the Michael Slager murder trial.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A judge is considering whether jurors will vis... . Defense attorney Andy Savage speaks in court during the murder trial of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Monday, Nov. 28, 2016.

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  15. 'Stars are aligning' in West Ashley revitalization effort, Charleston mayor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Post and Courier

    ... West Ashley Revitalization Commission's second meeting and said a new special tax district - as well as Charleston County's newly approved half-cent sales tax - will help ensure the planning work doesn't sit on a shelf. Money is key, and Tecklenburg ...

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  16. Defense rests case after testimony from Michael Slager, officers who backed himRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Post and Courier

    Deputy Solicitor Bruce DuRant cross examines Michael Slager discussing distance between him and Walter Scott during Slager's murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.Grace Beahm/Staff Deputy Solicitor Bruce DuRant cross examines Michael Slager discussing distance between him and Walter Scott during Slager's murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.Grace Beahm/Staff Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, left, is sworn in to testify in his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.Grace Beahm/Staff Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, testifies in his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.

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  17. Costco eyes Mount Pleasant for 2nd Charleston-area storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Post and Courier

    ... parcel at Faison Road and Park Avenue Boulevard, according to a real estate document filed Tuesday with Charleston County. Officials with Issaquah, Wash.-based Costco did not return calls or respond to an email seeking comment about the company's ...

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  18. Education report card data: Charleston County Schools have highest and lowest rates of povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Post and Courier

    The state Department of Education released the 2016 district report cards last week, accountability tools designed to show how individual schools and districts are making progress on indicators like standardized test scores and graduation rates. They also reveal significant disparities between wealthy and poor schools, and white and black students, across the Lowcountry, particularly in Charleston County.

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  19. Say no to single-member districts in Mount PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Post and Courier

    ... for at-large voting. For example, at-large voting with a residency requirement is used in the election of Charleston County School Board members. In the recent election, for example, candidates ran for two seats representing West Ashley, two for ...

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  20. Driver killed in crash on U.S. Highway 17 northRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Post and Courier

    ... near Old Georgetown Road about 5:26 a.m. and found an overturned vehicle. The fire department said the Charleston County Sheriff's Office and the Mount Pleasant Police Department are investigating the cause of the wreck. Further information, ...

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