Coast Guard rescues two after sailing vessel runs aground near Edisto Island

The Coast Guard Sector Charleston command center received a mayday call at approximately 7:30 p.m. from the crew of the sailing vessel stating they gone aground with two people aboard.

  National Guard summoned to aid cities amid protests, police clashes

The unrest followed the killing in Minnesota of George Floyd after a white officer pressed a knee into his neck while taking him into custody.
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Minnesota governor apologizes for arrest of CNN crew

Following the arrest of a CNN crew on live television by police on Friday, an apologetic Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz promised that journalists would not be interfered with in reporting on violent protests following the death of George Floyd.

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Learn what type of COVID-19 testing is available, accuracy of tests as widespread testing comes to SC

SC governor offers response to protests following death of George Floyd

Dispatch: Police respond to shots fired call in West Ashley

  Charleston Co. Board of Elections hears residency challenge for two SC House District 109 candidates

Critics of ‘Certificate of Need’ regulations say COVID-19 pandemic shows why it needs to be repealed

Dr. Marcelo Hochman said one of the legislative priorities of the Charleston County Medical Society for the last few years has been to ask lawmakers to repeal “Certificate of Need” laws in the state.
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  Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

Protests erupted in Minneapolis and spread across the country after the police killing of George Floyd.

Police: Woman in hospital after being hit by train

Four people arrested, charged with criminal sexual conduct with minor in Berkeley County

MUGSHOTS: Deputies arrest 7 in ‘extensive’ child porn investigation

  Emotions run high in fight over proposed townhouse development

331 new cases of COVID-19, and 13 additional deaths in South Carolina

State Troopers investigating fatal crash in Colleton County

  Charleston County Schools launching task force to create reopening plan

Isle of Palms to double parking fines, fees increase start Friday

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  George Floyd protests: National Guard mobilized in Atlanta; fatal shooting in Detroit

Demonstrators marched, stopped traffic and in some cases lashed out violently at police as protests erupted Friday in dozens of U.S. cities.

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Bulldogs Ranked No. 21 in HERO Sports FCS Preseason Poll

The Citadel went 6-6 last season

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One injured after crash involving car, train in Charleston County

Patriots Point cancels Fourth of July fireworks

Police search for missing 72-year-old vulnerable adult

Georgetown Co. sheriff issues statement on death of George Floyd

Folly Beach announces cancellation of July 4th fireworks

Folly Beach officials confirmed Friday they have joined other Lowcountry communities in canceling their Fourth of July fireworks plans.
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  Minneapolis officer charged with George Floyd’s death as protests flare

The police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in custody after pleading that he could not breathe, was arrested Friday and charged with murder in a case that sparked protests across the United States and violence in Minneapolis.

  Sen. Graham on Floyd death: ‘A stain on law enforcement’

Georgetown Police search for 4 men in burglary, shooting

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