Supervisor-elect deeply concerned about allegations of misappropriation of funds in Berkeley County

Bill Peagler’s term as Berkeley County supervisor ends Dec. 31, 2018. But just about a month before his time in office wraps, he’s been accused of misappropriating taxpayer dollars by cutting a check to his deputy supervisor.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  Only 2 Lowcountry hospitals get ‘A’ grade in hospital safety study
A new study conducted by a national non-profit rated safety at hospitals across the country but gave mixed reviews for Lowcountry hospitals.
Live 5 Scambusters: Summerville woman reports DirecTV scam
If you haven’t cut the cord, you need to be aware of a scam going around, offering special promotions to lower your cable bill.
Officials advising motorists to use alternate route on Ladson Road due to crossing closure
The county said around 7 p.m. that Norfolk Southern closed the railroad crossing and may have it closed for “another hour, maybe two.”

Possible human remains found on Murrells Inlet bike path

A man possibly found human remains along the Murrells Inlet bike path according to Georgetown Coroner Kenny Johnson.

Deputies release image from Goose Creek restaurant armed robbery

Police officers are seeking to identify a man who robbed a Chinese restaurant in Goose Creek.
  Police: Man facing charge in deadly ‘domestic-related’ shooting
FDA recalls blood pressure medication due to possible risk of cancer

NATIONAL HEADLINES

Michael Avenatti arrested in LA on domestic violence charge

EU trade chief says hit list of US products being developed

EU trade chief says target list of US products being prepared if Trump imposes auto tariffs

As wildfires grow deadlier, officials search for solutions

Creating fire buffers between housing and dry brush and burying spark-prone power lines underground would give people a better chance of surviving wildfires, experts say

SPORTS

  Stingrays Hold Glads to 16 Shots in 4-2 Win

Rays score 3 times in the 1st period