Charleston County Newswire (Page 9)

Charleston County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Charleston County, SC. (Page 9)

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  1. CARTA chair talks what's next following approval of new sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Charleston City Paper

    Earlier this month, Charleston County voters narrowly passed a new half-cent sales tax plan that could mean big things for mass transit in the Lowcountry. With approximately one-third of the $2.1 billion to be raised by the referendum said to be going toward public transportation, CARTA Board of Directors chairman and Charleston City Councilman Mike Seekings sees this as the first major commitment to mass transit in the history of the area.

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  2. South Carolina's jobless rate drops to 4.7 percent in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Post and Courier

    ... and the start of the school year. The Lowcountry continued to show the state's brightest jobs picture. Charleston County had the lowest unemployment rate in the state, with 3.7 percent, and the Charleston metro area had a jobless rate of 3.9 ...

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  3. Inyo County recognized for solar effortRead the original story

    Friday Nov 18 | The Inyo Register

    ... Cities City Summit in Pittsburgh. Other communities that received a SolSmart Bronze designation included Charleston County, S. C., Perry, Iowa, Orlando, Fla., Pinecrest, Fla., and West Hollywood, Calif. To achieve designation, these cities and ...

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  4. Charleston police officer grazed by vehicle, dispatchers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating an incident involving an officer on James Island early Friday morning, according to Charleston County Dispatch. The officer was not injured, but a perimeter has been set up in the area.

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  5. Four accused Bloods gang members indicted in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... is investigating an incident involving an officer on James Island early Friday morning, according to Charleston County Dispatch. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating an incident involving an officer on James Island early Friday ...

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  6. Defense says officer yelled, 'Let go of my Taser,' in disputed recordings of Walter Scott shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Post and Courier

    Defense attorney Andy Savage questions Ely Driggers, during testimony in the murder trial of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. Grace Beahm/Staff Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, listens during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016.

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  7. Man who died in altercation with Charleston County deputies battled...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Post and Courier

    ... with complete disregard for motorists who swerved and slammed on their brakes to avoid hitting him. Two Charleston County sheriff's deputies responded. Witnesses said Sawyer jumped on top of a police cruiser and then later hit the deputies on the ...

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  8. The Latest: Defense witness says officer, motorist struggledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | MySanAntonio.com

    Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, listens during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, listens during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016.

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  9. Defense witnesses take the standRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Post and Courier

    Defense attorney Andy Savage speaks during the trial for his client, former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, seated, at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. Grace Beahm/Staff Ninth Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson speaks during the trial of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016.

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  10. The Latest: Defense attacks prosecution animation of slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Greenwich Citizen

    Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, listens during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager, listens during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016.

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  11. Change is afoot at Fort Moultrie as new U.S. quarter commemorates siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Post and Courier

    ... historians will fire a salute using reproduction muskets. At noon, Nicholas Butler, a historian with the Charleston County Public Library, will present "Sgt. William Jasper: An Enigmatic Hero" in the visitor center. Park rangers will continue to ...

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  12. Defense in murder trial explores what was said, done in Walter Scott confrontationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Post and Courier

    Former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager listens to testimony Wednesday during his murder trial at the Charleston County courthouse. As it takes shape Thursday, Michael Slager's defense case in his murder trial will hinge on what happened in a minute-long confrontation between the North Charleston policeman and Walter Scott before the gunfire that ended Scott's life.

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  13. Celebrating an ancient holiday with modern restaurant classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Post and Courier

    ... cultural program that starts at 6 p.m.; the feast begins at 8:30 p.m. To learn more about the event at the Charleston County School of the Arts, contact Randhir Makkar at 843-901-8637 or [email protected] .

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  14. Prosecution rests case in black motorist's shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | The Decatur Daily

    Ninth Circuit Solicitor Scarlett Wilson gestures to a screen during the trial of former North Charleston police officer, Michael Slager, at the Charleston County court in Charleston, S.C., Wednesday. Nov. 16, 2016.

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  15. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Moultrie News

    ... 843-696-5671 or at the meeting. Prospective new members from the East Cooper area are invited to attend. Charleston County Government's Contracts and Procurement Department will hold its annual Meet and Greet Networking event from 6 - 8 p.m. on ...

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  16. Awendaw annexations - The factsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Moultrie News

    ... "looks like it was drawn with an Etch-a-Sketch." A simple look at the boundary of every municipality in Charleston County could be described the same way. The antiquated annexation laws of the State of South Carolina make it very difficult to annex ...

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  17. A look at Charleston County's election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Charleston City Paper

    ... and incumbent took the win against Elizabeth Moffly for auditor. With five seats up for election on the Charleston County Consolidated School Board, three incumbents were able to maintain their positions on the board. Representing the peninsula, ...

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  18. Judge orders competency exam, delays church shooting trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Gillette News-Record

    This June 18, 2015, file photo, provided by the Charleston County Sheriff's Office shows Dylann Roof. Jury selection resumes Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, in the federal death penalty trial of Roof, the white man charged in the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners during a Bible study at a Charleston, South Carolina church last year.

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  19. RESULTS: The Lowcountry's election winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... in the Palmetto State, claiming its nine electoral votes. The outcome of a half-cent tax referendum in Charleston County was too close to call Tuesday night. At 11 p.m., with 85 percent of precincts reporting, it remained a 50-50 tie. The popular ... 1 comment

  20. Remain calm, step away from the Facebook and take a breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... of government are crying foul a and they've never been real quiet. At some point, we'll figure out whether Charleston County voted in favor of a sales tax for roads. Either way, it doesn't mean we will soon be driving congestion free or have rapid ...

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