Police investigate shooting of 5-year-old in West Ashley

Charleston police say a shooting at an apartment complex sent a 5-year-old to the hospital.
  Free event Friday designed to help homeless veterans get back on their feet

TODAY'S HEADLINES

One patient with AFM released, treated at MUSC
Officials with the Medical University of South Carolina say one patient with AFM, a polio-like illness called acute flaccid myelitis, was treated and released.
Driver killed after SUV runs off road in Georgetown County
One person is dead following an accident in Georgetown County.
Man accused of burglarizing home twice in one day hit with 19 more charges in neighborhood thefts, burglaries
A 26-year-old man who is accused of burglarizing a West Ashley home twice in one day has been hit with 19 more charges stemming from car break-ins and residential burglaries in two neighborhoods.

  SCDOT approves completing widening of I-26 between Charleston and Columbia

The South Carolina Department of Transportation has approved completing widening of I-26 between Charleston and Columbia.

  Mount Pleasant mayor wants closer look at child luring laws after recent incidents

After at least two reports of child luring in Mount Pleasant in the past year, town leaders are taking a closer look the issue.
  British Airways announce nonstop service from Charleston International Airport to London
  Summerville woman celebrates 100-year-old birthday with helicopter ride
Five defense witnesses in Tammy Moorer kidnapping trial not allowed to testify

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Therapy dog helps students at missing WI teen’s school

A police therapy dog helped students cope with the disappearance of Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs.

Post-Michael Florida: Fear, frustration and life on the edge

For residents of the hurricane-ravaged Florida Panhandle, everyday life is rife with fears, frustrations and the troubles of just trying to get by in a ruined landscape

SPORTS

Gamecocks’ Silva Named Preseason First-Team All-SEC By Media

Reigning defensive player of the year named to preseason 1st team