CCSD may bring in companies to fix lowest performing schools

The Charleston County School District board is only one vote away from categorizing 15 low-performing schools as “acceleration schools.”

  LIVE: Ousted Ukraine ambassador felt threat; Trump assails her anew

Her removal is one of several events at the center of the impeachment effort.
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  Teacher accused of threatening to shoot students in Wash.

Pierce County, Wash. deputies said Hillend-Jones made threats about shooting students while off campus during a conversation with adults.


Man sentenced to 30 years for 2016 N. Charleston murder

  2nd man charged in deadly Northwoods Mall theater parking lot shooting

Smoke alarm helps family of 7 escape West Ashley home fire

S.C. man shot after hunting partner mistakes him for deer, officials say

  ‘Cops on the Coop’ event raising money for Special Olympics

One hundred percent of the proceeds will go to Special Olympics athletes in South Carolina.
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  L.A. suburb mourns student victims after school shooting

The shooting at Saugus High School in a Los Angeles suburb took just 16 seconds and left the attacker hospitalized in critical condition with a head wound, authorities said.

Nikki Haley to visit Charleston as part of book tour this weekend

  FBI report shows reported hate crimes increase in South Carolina in 2018

  Hwy. 61 in W. Ashley reopens after accident involving police officer, motorist

Charleston Co. revokes short-term rental permits for luxury treehouses on Wadmalaw Island

Investigators arrest suspects in Goose Creek double homicide

  Driver dies from injuries in I-26 accident in Berkeley County

  Cops: Man throws bricks into Mount Pleasant laundromat after being asked to leave

  Lawmakers asking CCSD to slow down again as board moves forward on major changes

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  ‘Put him on a diet’: Mom receives nasty note from 5-year-old son’s daycare

The daycare director apologized for the incident, and after an investigation, the employee who admitted to writing the message was fired.


Lowcountry High School Football Schedule (Week 12)

Early surge sends Furman past CSU Tuesday night

Mounce scores 19 as CSU falls to 1-2


  Video released of car chase which led to trooper’s firing

  SC school shooter sentenced after 3-day sentencing hearing

  Another lawsuit filed in case of former church volunteer accused of sexually abusing young boys

  CARTA unveils new electric buses

  McMaster budget to include $10M for flooding relief for Charleston medical district

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster plans to set aside $10 million in his executive spending plan to help solve flooding problems in Charleston.
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  Student opens fire in California high school, killing 2

A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two students and wounding three others before shooting himself in the head on his 16th birthday, authorities said.

  Police searching for suspect who stole $800 TV from James Island restaurant

  DHEC: Lowcountry cat potentially exposes 3 people to rabies

Charleston man sentenced to more than 24 years on federal drug charges

Man wanted in VA murder believed to be back in VA after abandoning vehicle in SC