UPDATE: Summerville officer denied bond after breaking into home

When officers arrived on scene and confirmed it was one of their own officers involved, the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office took over the investigation.

  Missing baby from Indiana believed to be homicide victim; mother’s boyfriend named suspect

Police say the suspect has been taunting the baby's mother since she went missing by naming various locations where she could be, all of which have been checked by officers.
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  Look up: Northern lights to dip into the Midwest

The aurora borealis should be visible across the northern tier of states, dipping as far as south as Iowa in the middle of the country and Washington and Maine on the coasts.

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1 dead after early morning collision in Lincolnville

  Charleston County one step closer to plastic bag ban

Child dies after being struck in Orangeburg

MUSC, Charleston Police to conduct active shooter drill Saturday morning

Memorial service to be held Saturday for late Midway Fire Rescue firefighter

It was with a heavy heart on Friday that the Midway Fire Rescue announced that they had lost a member of their team.
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  Powerball jackpot rises to $750 million, 4th largest prize in US lottery history

After the 25th Powerball drawing in a row without a grand prize winner, the lottery’s jackpot soared once again.

Police: Juvenile accidentally shot another juvenile at Mt. Pleasant home

Deputies: Bank robbery suspect shot by deputy in Charleston County following car chase

  Sheriff: Suspect dies from injuries after deputy fires in self defense

  Former Cooper River Bridge Run director Julian Smith dies

  Group raises concerns over possible new CCSD school location

  Sheriff: Suspect arrested after firing on former girlfriend’s new man

Hanahan police locate missing 14-year-old

Heavy smoke reported from 1,200-acre controlled burn

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  Enterprise employee admits to spiking co-workers’ drinks with LSD because they had ‘negative energy,’ police say

Charges are pending for the 19-year-old employee. His co-workers called police are they were feeling dizzy.

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  Cougars Drop Game Two to Elon, 7-2

Fifth inning dooms Cougars against Phoenix.

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Deputies watching area where gunfire reported near elementary school

  Man convicted in connection with wife’s disappearance awaits prison assignment

Church group which solicited in Lowcountry failed to file annual reports, officials say

Crews removing brush find skeletal remains in field, police say

Police searching for suspect who stabbed woman at N. Charleston hotel

The victim told officers she was woken up Friday morning by the suspect assaulting her
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  US-backed Syrian force declares victory over Islamic State

Elimination of the last IS stronghold in Baghouz marks the end of the militants' self-declared caliphate, which at its height blanketed large parts of Syria and Iraq.

In wake of Max 8 issues, former Boeing employee files lawsuit alleging problems at N. Charleston facility

  Roper closing one of its N. Charleston locations, opening new facility nearby

  New kayak launch opening Friday in Summerville

  Charleston Co. passes plastic bag ban