Dorchester County Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Daily Times Special Report: Shore senator reimburses himself thousands in campaign fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2010 | Delaware Coast Press

    Sen. Richard Colburn campaign reimbursements * 639 total reimbursements * $42,745 reimbursed * $23,632 on meals * $4,683 on Baltimore Orioles tickets * $3,942 on lodging * $3,425 on gas * 1969-1972: U.S. Army Security Agency * 1979-1982: Dorchester County Republican Central Committee * 1983-1991: House of Delegates * 1991-present: Federalsburg town manager * 1995-present: State senator, District 37 According to Maryland campaign finance law, a candidate can only use money donated to his or her campaign for election-related activities. In other words spending 'must enhance the candidate's election chances, such that they would not have been incurred if there head been no candidacy.'

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  2. It's time again to take out the trash from S.C. waterwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... the area around Sylvan Shores, picking up debris. Similar groups will gather at Jessen's Landing in Dorchester County and the Old Santee Canal Park in Berkeley County. As the johnboat putters through the dark creek water, it doesn't take long to ...

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  3. HUGO: Emergency responders stand downRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... are pulled off the road because conditions are considered too hazardous for first responder personnel. Dorchester County Sheriff's deputies David Moore and Martin 'Poncho' Villa, however, couldn't ignore the plight of a family trapped in a business ...

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  4. Crime beatRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    ... vehicle and failure to register a motor vehicle, the report said. The man was then transported to the Dorchester County Detention Center to await an officer from Indiana. A woman told police she had just gotten her drive-through order and was ...

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  5. Dorchester Struggles With Deer PopulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    CHURCH CREEK, Md.- Deer may look harmless, but they have been wreaking havoc in Dorchester county for years according to farmers, hunters, and the county councilmen. Jock Luthy is one of those farmers.

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  6. Dorchester tax authority back to 7; new members appointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Post and Courier

    In a follow up to the decision to reduce the number of appointees to the Dorchester County Sales Tax Authority, Dorchester County Council voted Monday to remove Randy Patrick and Mark Pilgrim from the DCTA. Councilman Larry Hargett made the motion to remove Patrick; Councilwoman Carroll Duncan, who initially appointed Pilgrim, made the motion to remove him.

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  7. Man Treated for Burns After Cambridge Garage FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    CAMBRIDGE , Md.- The Maryland State Fire Marshall is investigating a garage fire that injured a 46-year-old man in Cambridge Friday night. The fire marshall says it happened on the 200 block of Crusader Road in Dorchester County in a garage owned by Carole Brohawn.

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  8. Lowcountry flood advisory in effect until 8 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Post and Courier

    A flood advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. for downtown Charleston, Summerville, Awendaw, West Ashley and Mount Pleasant, according to Pete Mohlin of the Weather Service. In addition, there were reports of 1 1/2 feet of standing water on Patriot Boulevard near Westcott Plantation in Dorchester County and standing water at the intersections of King and Huger and Congress and Hagood in downtown Charleston, but those remained open.

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  9. Victim Rushed To Hospital After Fire In Dorchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WMDT

    The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says a garage fire in Dorchester County, that injured one person, was accidental. Reports indicate that the fire broke out Friday night around 11:15 PM in the back corner of a residential garage on the 200-block of Crusader Road in Cambridge, Maryland.

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  10. Victim Hospitalized After Fire In Dorchester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WMDT

    Maryland State Fire Marshall now investigating a fire in Dorchester County. Reports indicate that the fire broke out Friday night around 11:15 PM in a inside residential garage on the 200-block of Crusader Road in Cambridge, Maryland.

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  11. Dorchester council shaking up roads boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Post and Courier

    In a fallout from the Dorchester Road widening debacle, at least one member of the volunteer county committee that oversees road projects will likely be replaced at Monday's County Council meeting. "It's a knee-jerk reaction on the part of Council because they are catching some heat ," said committee Vice Chairman Mark Pilgrim, who has served on the Dorchester County Tax Authority since it was formed in 2005.

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  12. SCPRT showcasing undiscovered South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... for the Chamber's Wednesday morning Power Hour program. The program, sponsored by the Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce, started at 7:30 a.m. at the Homegrown Brewhouse on Main Street with a twist on the idea of continental ...

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  13. Vigil held for deputy, rescue member who died following W. Ashley shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... in that shooting. Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the Charleston Police Department and the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office, along with the community were in attendance at the vigil. "It is certainly a strong statement of support in a ...

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  14. Indicted House Speaker Harrell suspends himself from leadership post and officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Post and Courier

    Bobby Harrell, R-Charlescton, suspended himself from his post as speaker of the S.C. House of Representatives following his indictment on multiple charges in a corruption probe. House Speaker Bobby Harrell suspended himself from office Thursday, a day after he was indicted on nine ethics and misconduct charges - a move that raised more questions about the future of the once-powerful Charleston lawmaker.

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  15. Affordable housing hard to findRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... of 30 percent. A housing needs assessment found 30 percent of homeowners and 44 percent of renters in Dorchester County pay more than 30 percent of their income toward housing. Mapp said her organization was created in 2004 in response to housing ...

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  16. Meeting yields no resolution for Charleston area industry recruiter, countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Post and Courier

    The good news for the Charleston Regional Development Alliance is that another meeting will be held to try to iron out differences with the three counties in the Charleston area. All of the more than 25-30 people exiting the closed-door meeting referred questions to state Commerce Secretary Bobby Hitt, who led the meeting to try to mend fences between the alliance and Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester county government leaders, who are withholding funding or cutting contributions to the alliance until differences are resolved.

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  17. Silver Alert Issued For Missing 80-Year-Old Dorchester Co. ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | WMDT

    The Dorchester County Sheriff's Department has issued a Silver Alert for a missing 80-year-old man. David Wilson Ball was last seen Wednesday morning at 7:35AM on the 6000 block of Suicide Bridge Road in New Market.

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  18. UPDATED: Man injured in Dorchester bridge plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... at 2.20pm. "A 26-year-old Bridport man sustained serious injuries in the fall and has been taken to Dorchester County Hospital." Tracy Baker, 45, from Profile Hair Salon said: "I think police arrived about an hour ago and there were 3 or 4 police ...

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  19. Live coverage of police incident in Dorchester where a road has been closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... at 2.20pm. A 26-year-old Bridport man sustained serious injuries in the fall and has been taken to Dorchester County Hospital. An eye witness has contacted the Echo's Dorchester office to say he saw an elderly gentleman lying under the railway ...

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  20. CRDA funding on the line as leaders debate organizationa s roleRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Charleston Business Journal

    ... the discussions turned into a meeting of the three county council chairmen in mid-May, according to Dorchester County Council Chairman Bill Hearn. He said the group decided that each county would cut funding to the alliance to $50,000 for the ...

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