Charleston Police investigate string of violent weekend incidents

Charleston Police say they are trying to determine who was involved in multiple incidents including a large fight and a shooting incident early Sunday morning.

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Good Samaritan recalls jumping from bridge to save 2-year-old after car crash

The fire chief says the good Samaritan put his own life on the line because of the height of the bridge and the shallow water below.

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Unions call on state lawmakers to raise SC’s minimum wage

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  Influential SC lawmakers seek Santee Cooper compromise

Six of South Carolina’s most influential lawmakers will get together soon to see if they can agree on a proposal to overhaul state-owned utility Santee Cooper.
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  New White House panel aims to separate science, politics

The panel will look for areas where partisanship interfered with what were supposed to be decisions based on evidence and research and to come up with ways to keep politics out of government science in the future.

  Clinics look to minimize vaccine wastage

  Officers: Early morning altercation leads to downtown shooting

Nationwide flower shortage impacts florists’ business on Mother’s Day

SC House and Senate OK suicide hotline info on school IDs

SLED investigating officer involved shooting in Greenville County

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South Carolina to observe Confederate Memorial Day

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Parents fight college students’ suspension over lack of off-campus face coverings

The students parents' say their suspension meant they forfeited the entire semester’s grades and $16,000 in tuition.

SPORTS

Bulldogs Use Long Ball in Game One of Doubleheader

Gamecocks Walk Off Mississippi State in 11 Innings

Gamecocks avoid sweep versus Bulldogs.

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$1.7 billion, five-part, 8-year SC road project set to begin

Community Resource Centers organize a week of food distributions

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Johns Island clinic offers Moderna vaccine

Highway patrol investigating fatal crash in Orangeburg Co.

The South Carolina Highway Patrol says one person has died following a car crash in Orangeburg County.
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Boy, 12, dies after alleged bullying, complaints of head pain from attacks

Police are investigating claims the 12-year-old was bullied and attacked during school hours on two consecutive days before he died.

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Hate crimes, police reform await SC lawmakers in last week

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