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Police: Man tried to steal car at James Island park with 2-week-old baby inside
He has been charged with carjacking with great bodily injury as well as third-degree assault and battery.
Published December 8, 2019 at 1:36 PM
Lowcountry military installations remain ready following Pearl Harbor, Pensacola shootings
On Wednesday, a Navy sailor at Pearl Harbor killed two people and wounded a third.
Published December 6, 2019 at 12:37 PM
Clemson student from Lowcountry to compete for $100K in tuition during SEC championship game
The former student at Ashley Ridge High School will participate in the Dr. Pepper tuition giveaway at halftime of the SEC Championship game when he’ll have a chance to win $100,000 to put toward his veterinary school tuition.
Published December 5, 2019 at 10:52 AM
Lowcountry state rep requests meeting with Lanxess plant manager
The plant manager said no employees were injured and there is no concern about long-term impact.
Published December 2, 2019 at 12:52 PM
Lanxess chemical plant has history of violations with OSHA
Documents from both the Environmental Protection Agency and the Occupational Health and Safety Administration show the Lanxess chemical plant has a history of issues.
Published November 27, 2019 at 6:36 AM
Trial date set for pair charged in Tavern & Table shooting
The manager was seriously injured in the shooting.
Published November 26, 2019 at 12:39 PM
Former Summerville HS principal accused of killing wife posts bond
His wife, 63-year-old Karen, was found dead on the side of Harrison road near the Beidler Forest back on Sept. 17.
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Published November 25, 2019 at 12:16 PM
Bond set at $50,000 for man accused of punching woman helping mother to car at MUSC
Bond was set at $50,000 for a man accused of punching a woman who was helping her mother to her car at MUSC Thursday morning.
Published November 21, 2019 at 8:02 PM
Woman who wrote letters to Dylann Roof, planned terrorist attacks sentenced to 15 years
Her live-in boyfriend, Vincent Armstrong, has pleaded guilty as a co-conspirator and will be sentenced in December.
Published November 21, 2019 at 4:46 AM
SLED closes inquiry into Emanuel AME church finances, finds no wrongdoing
Investigators have found no wrongdoing and determined no further action is warranted in the case.
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Published November 19, 2019 at 4:23 PM
Nikki Haley to visit Charleston as part of book tour this weekend
Haley will appear at the Gaillard Center on Sunday afternoon.
Published November 15, 2019 at 5:43 AM
Sentencing hearing begins for SC school shooter who entered guilty pleas
Five people testified Tuesday in the first day of a sentencing hearing for the suspect in the 2016 shooting at Townville Elementary School.
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Published November 12, 2019 at 4:34 PM
SC trooper fired after using service weapon during chase with suspect
A South Carolina Highway Patrol trooper has been terminated after firing his weapon during a chase with a suspect from Beaufort County into Colleton County in October.
Published November 12, 2019 at 10:49 AM
Nikki Haley says she still goes to counseling to deal with aftermath of Emanuel AME shooting
More than four years after a gunman entered Emanuel AME church in downtown Charleston and killed nine black parishioners in 2015, then-governor Nikki Haley says she still seeks professional help.
Published November 12, 2019 at 9:51 AM
Lawmakers looking into FAA’s approval of lightning strike safeguard on Boeing 787
The letter comes amid the committee’s investigation into the certification of the 737 MAX aircraft.
Published November 8, 2019 at 12:50 PM
Documents: Family of Charleston man who died after DUI arrest paid out $550K
Earlier this year, Nathaniel Rhodes’ family alleged misconduct from the Charleston police department in the way they handled his arrest.
Published November 8, 2019 at 5:48 AM
Crews rescue manatee trapped in enclosed lagoon on Hilton Head Island
A team of rescuers, including some from Sea World and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, worked together last Friday to help save a manatee.
Published November 5, 2019 at 11:43 AM
Bond set for man who allegedly threatened to shoot gun, complained of ‘illegal immigrants’ at SC Walmart
Deputies said he was also threatening to harm himself.
Published November 5, 2019 at 9:08 AM
Man suspected of DUI drives into Colonial Lake, police say
Officers first received a report that a car had driven into the lake around 11:30 p.m. Thursday night.
Published November 1, 2019 at 3:33 PM
Citadel alumnus gave order to begin operation which led to ISIS leader’s death
He also gave a commencement speech at the school in 2019.
Published October 31, 2019 at 11:23 AM
Umpire sues Moncks Corner mayor over tirade during rec league kickball game
The umpire, Graylnn Moran Jr., claims Lockliear came out of the dugout to argue the out call against his son in the eighth inning
Published October 25, 2019 at 1:01 PM
Boeing to lower 787 production rate in late 2020
In its third-quarter earnings report published Wednesday morning, Boeing says it will decrease the production rate of one of the planes it makes in North Charleston
Published October 23, 2019 at 8:02 AM
After Halloween costume issues in previous years, CofC reminds students to ‘think first’
The school put out a reminder on its website telling students to “think first this Halloween when it comes to your safety, your health and your costume and party theme choices.”
Published October 22, 2019 at 10:41 AM
Charleston man dies after falling from top of waterfall in NC mountains, officials say
On Saturday, multiple fire departments and rescue teams responded to Big Bradley Falls in Western North Carolina
Published October 21, 2019 at 11:38 AM
Study finds accessibility issues at several SC polling places for people with disabilities
28 percent of the locations surveyed weren’t accessible by someone using a wheelchair.
Published October 18, 2019 at 8:20 PM
Police searching for Uber driver accused of spraying ‘chemical agent’ at passenger on King Street
Charleston police are looking for an Uber driver who allegedly sprayed a “chemical agent” in the face of a passenger Friday morning on King Street.
Published October 18, 2019 at 5:02 PM
FBI releases serial killer’s sketch of his alleged Charleston-area murder victim
The FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) is still working with the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance to match all of Little’s 93 murder confessions
Published October 8, 2019 at 12:37 PM
Charleston police will begin using drone at scenes for aerial perspective
The Charleston police department will begin using a drone to help officers gain a birdseye perspective at crime scenes and in other operations when it might be useful.
Published October 8, 2019 at 10:46 AM
Summerville Medical Center completes phase one of $4.4M renovation
The project will renovate patient rooms, lobby and nurses’ stations in the second and third flood medical unit, as well as the ICU.
Published October 8, 2019 at 10:10 AM
Woman lied about ‘Southern Charm’ star trying to break into her house, police say
A woman has been charged with filing a false police report after Mount Pleasant officers say she lied about Southern Charm star Kathryn Dennis trying to break into her house
Published October 7, 2019 at 12:44 PM
One suspect arrested, another sought after home and cars struck by bullets
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Georgetown County inmate dies following hospitalization for injuries
Cops: Man runs across N. Charleston school campus, dumps gun in trash can
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Increased police presence to continue at Mt. Pleasant schools after threatening social media post
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Parent Survival Guide: Choosing age-appropriate toys for kids