CCSD parents say they need all hands on deck to keep elementary school open

Parents and community members in the St. Paul’s school district say they’re going to need more community involvement to keep Minnie Hughes Elementary School open.

  Boy, 10, dies of injuries after shooting at NJ high school football game

Hours after learning the boy died, the Pleasantville High football team lost the semi-final game, which was interrupted by gunfire last week.
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  Dog crushed by heavy package FedEx driver threw over fence, family says

FedEx says it is investigating the incident and, based on the outcome, will take “appropriate action.”


  Charleston Co. student facing charges after attack sends teacher to hospital

  Democratic presidential candidate Deval Patrick visits Charleston days after entering race

SCDOT: Debris that knocked out driver on Lowcountry highway was piece of broken pavement

Challenger ousts incumbent in Charleston City Council race’s unofficial results

Coroner identifies man killed in shooting at West Ashley motel

Authorities said 37-year-old Rafael Dearmas died at 11:25 p.m. as a result of injuries he sustained from a gunshot wound.
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  Democrats spar at debate over health care, how to beat Trump

The Democratic presidential debate opened Wednesday night with the candidates agreeing that President Donald Trump should be impeached.

  Parents, community members to meet on future of CCSD school saved from closure

  Family members defend loved one accused of making bombs

New Hilton Head Island beach laws ban deep holes, long shovels

Townville shooting victim’s mother forgives shooter 3 years after her son’s death

New recreational soccer complex planned for Daniel Island

Charleston Co. public library system to boycott major book publisher

  Building renovated for Lowcountry non-profit with help from local hardware store employees

  CCSD parents working to ensure Minnie Hughes Elementary stays open after board decision

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  Trump directed Ukraine quid pro quo, key witness says

In often-stunning testimony, Sondland painted a picture of a Ukraine pressure campaign that was prompted by President Trump himself, orchestrated by Rudy Giuliani and well-known to other senior officials, including Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.


  Cougars Pick Up First Road Win Of Season With Marshall

Riller scores 22 as CofC improves to 3-1


17A in Dorchester Co. reopens after crash

  Man hospitalized with gunshot wounds after deputies find vehicle with bullet holes

  Mayor John Tecklenburg wins second term after Mike Seekings concedes

Group receives big donation for program bringing cheer to young patients

  SLED, Berkeley County deputies seize gambling machines from store in Huger

Some illegal video gambling machines are going to be destroyed after being seized from a bar in Berkeley County.
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  Victim’s daughter calls 911 to ‘order a pizza’ to signal domestic violence

The victim's daughter said she used this tactic to keep the person who was hitting her mom in the dark that she was calling for help. That way, he wouldn't run away before police got there.

Dog who saved owner from fire honored by Lowcountry firefighters

  Deputies 'heavily increase’ patrols outside CCSD board chair’s house after threat made

Trial begins for Lexington County man accused of killing estranged wife in 2017

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