Harve Jacobs

Harve Jacobs

Reporter

Charleston, SC

Professional Experience:

News Director, WCSC Radio, 1979 - 1987

Reporter, WCBD, 1987 - 1992

WCSC-TV July 1994 - present

Awards:

15-time winner of the Charleston City Paper's Top Investigative Reporter Award

2002 South Carolina Broadcaster's Association Star Award for "911, No Emergency" story

News Philosophy:

Be Fair. Be Accurate. Be Informative.

Education:

Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

Hometown:

Brooklyn, NY

Hobbies/Interests:

Wine-tasting and exercising

Favorite Music:

Contemporary Christian

Likes Best About the Lowcountry:

The choice of restaurants and the friendly people

Most Interesting Assignments:

My series on mail-order brides. I went to the jungles of Peru to follow a man who went to pick up his mail-order bride.

Awards:

  • 15-time winner of the Charleston City Paper's Top Investigative Reporter Award
  • 2002 - South Carolina Broadcaster's Association Star Award for "911, No Emergency" story

Education:

  • Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

Recent Articles by Harve

  Charleston County courts using Zoom video website to hold some court hearings

  Charleston PD enforcing social distancing, making sure people stay out of parks

  Inmate infected with COVID-19 released from Charleston Co. jail after judge determined inmate stable enough for release

‘Operation Uplift’ providing free food on Monday in wake of Coronavirus pandemic

  Coronavirus testing site opens Monday in Moncks Corner

  St. George mayor asking residents to social distance

  Witness to attempted murder-suicide: ‘It just feels like a bad dream’

  Private cleaning company hired to sanitize Berkeley County Jail

  Lowcountry couple stuck on cruise ship overseas finally coming home

  Sanitation workers taking precautions to try to limit exposure to coronavirus

  Residents applaud restrictions on entering Sullivan’s Island

  Mt. Pleasant church leader in ICU after testing positive for Coronavirus

  Lowcountry salons taking extra precautions to keep staff, clients safe

  Solicitor: Jail releases possible because of Coronavirus pandemic

  Some bars, restaurants offering takeout option during Coronavirus pandemic

3 Charleston County deputies on precautionary quarantine, not symptomatic

  Cruise ship passengers not screened for fever on return to Charleston

  Charleston tourism starting to feel effects of coronavirus

  Mount Pleasant ends contract with controversial law firm

  Judge throws out assault charge against former Charleston police officer

Company hired to run CCSD school buses selling school bus division

  Deputies: Video captures brutal attack of jail officer by kidnapping suspect

Cell phone video shows Charleston police officer tackling armed suspect

  Couple arrested after deputies find illegal guns, stolen cars at compound

  Firefighters recover body inside fire-damaged apartment

  Disturbing, graphic text messages sent to James Island Charter High students

  Booster club treasurer accused of stealing more than $33,000

  Biden celebrates S.C. Democratic Primary win, Steyer drops out

  Affidavit: Former N. Charleston detective tipped off criminal to drug investigation

  Buttigieg marches with McDonald’s workers demanding $15 an hour wage