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James Island student stumbles on 'langlauf' at Scripps Spelling Bee
Owen Duffy, a rising eighth-grader at Fort Johnson Middle School, is out at the Scripps National Spelling Bee after failing to spell the word 'langlauf'.
Published March 18, 2016 at 7:17 PM
Dispatch: Reported structure fire in downtown Charleston extinguished
A reported early morning structure fire in downtown Charleston has been extinguished.
Published May 20, 2015 at 6:39 AM
Bill for statewide police body cameras returns to SC Senate
The debate continues in the Statehouse on whether law enforcement in South Carolina should be outfitted with police body cameras.
Published May 19, 2015 at 6:22 AM
Police arrest five in North Charleston prostitution sting
A prostitution sting in North Charleston Friday night resulted in five arrests.
Published April 27, 2015 at 11:51 AM
Coroner IDs victim in St. Stephen homicide
The Berkeley County Coroner's Office has identified a 55-year-old man who was killed Thursday night in St. Stephen.
Published April 17, 2015 at 11:20 AM
WATCH LIVE: Jodi Arias is about to be sentenced
The Jodi Arias case is about to come to a close with the sentencing of the Arizona woman.
Published April 13, 2015 at 1:25 PM
Charleston police release pictures of James Island bank robbery suspect
Charleston police are responding to reports of a bank robbery Wednesday on James Island.
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Published April 8, 2015 at 12:40 PM
Colleton County man finds $200K winning lottery ticket he lost months ago
A Colleton County man who spent months searching for his misplaced $200,000 winning lottery ticket is finally able to cash in on the top prize.
Published March 31, 2015 at 9:06 AM
Charleston International Airport opens new American Airlines, US Airways ticket counters
Charleston International Airport will open two new ticket counters Tuesday as part of its ongoing airport renovation project.
Published March 31, 2015 at 8:16 AM
2015 Cooper River Bridge Run Expo kicks off Thursday
If you've signed up for the 38th Annual Cooper River Bridge Run, you can begin picking up your packet Thursday at the 2015 Bridge Run Expo.
Published March 26, 2015 at 7:38 AM
Mt. Pleasant officer terminated after being charged with harassment
A Mount Pleasant police officer has been fired following his arrest early Tuesday morning.
Published March 24, 2015 at 3:32 PM
School bus driver charged after 31 students injured in crash
Colleton County School District confirms 30 students where transported to a hospital Monday morning after their school bus overturned in Walterboro.
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Published March 23, 2015 at 2:47 PM
Police: Charleston man reported missing found safe
Charleston police are asking for the public's help in locating a 27-year-old man last seen early Sunday morning.
Published March 23, 2015 at 9:44 AM
Police release surveillance pictures from West Ashley bank robbery
Charleston police released surveillance images from a Friday afternoon bank robbery in West Ashley.
Published March 20, 2015 at 5:52 PM
Roads reopened after suspicious package in Adams Run deemed safe
A suspicious package in Adams Run that resulted in road closures Friday afternoon turned out to be packed with shoes and clothing, according to the Charleston County Sheriff's Office.
Published March 20, 2015 at 3:26 PM
Coroner identifies moped driver killed in Cross County Road wreck
The Charleston County Coroner's Office has identified a 62-year-old moped driver who died Thursday morning after being hit by a box truck along Cross County Road.
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Published March 19, 2015 at 5:13 PM
Bowl for Kids' Sake to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters
A fundraiser complete with bowling, local food and brews, and much more will be held this weekend in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Carolina Youth Development Center.
Published March 19, 2015 at 1:58 PM
Ravenel Bridge clear following earlier 4-car wreck
A four-car wreck on the Ravenel Bridge heading into Mt. Pleasant has been cleared, and traffic is finally returning to normal.
Published March 19, 2015 at 10:19 AM
Charleston International Airport welcomes Silver Airways
A new option to travel to sunshine will begin taking flight from the Charleston International Airport Thursday.
Published March 19, 2015 at 8:20 AM
Moncks Corner man killed in Berkeley County wreck
South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal Berkeley County wreck that took the life of a 35-year-old man Sunday night.
Published March 16, 2015 at 11:42 AM
SCDMV holding Driver Suspension Eligibility Week
A new program is helping some South Carolina drivers with a suspended license return to the road sooner rather than later.
Published March 16, 2015 at 10:46 AM
I-26 EB lanes reopened after wreck near Jedburg
All eastbound lanes on I-26 near Jedburg have been reopened following an accident Thursday morning.
Published March 12, 2015 at 7:28 AM
Charleston girl's heartbreak over Jimmy Graham trade goes viral
A video of a 7-year-old Charleston girl moved to tears following the news of one of her favorite NFL players getting traded Tuesday has gone viral.
Published March 11, 2015 at 2:56 PM
Carowinds shows off test run footage of Fury 325
Carowinds has released footage of the first test run of Fury 325, the world's tallest and fastest giga coaster.
Published March 5, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Preparation for Rugged Maniac underway at Boone Hall Plantation
Obstacle assembly is underway at Boone Hall Plantation as Rugged Maniac readies for its return to the Lowcountry this weekend.
Published March 4, 2015 at 3:22 PM
WATCH: MUSC addresses protocols for possible Ebola patient
The Medical University of South Carolina will hold a press conference Friday morning after activating its Ebola protocols for a patient that "appears to be low risk" for the deadly virus.
Published November 7, 2014 at 8:48 AM
Mellow Mushroom coming to Centre Point
Pizza fans rejoice: Mellow Mushroom is preparing to open up shop near Tanger Outlet.
Published November 3, 2014 at 11:23 AM
Signing Day Central 2014
Dozens of kids from around the Lowcountry have been putting their pen to the paper today, as National Signing Day is underway.
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Published May 31, 2014 at 9:49 AM
Georgetown Co. deputies welcome new bloodhound to the force
The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office has a new 'weapon' to assist deputies in the fight against crime.
Published February 21, 2014 at 9:23 AM
Mary Ford Elementary seeks funding for Washington, DC trip
Mary Ford Elementary School's plan to send a group of fourth graders to Washington, DC has run into a financial roadblock.
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Published February 19, 2014 at 3:45 PM
Man issued ticket after sharks found branded off South Carolina coast
Bond set for suspects accused of vandalizing downtown Confederate monument
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City of Charleston to spend an estimated $700,000 on Longborough Dock
No rules for SC summer camps: What parents need to ask
Boeing releases statement on lawsuit claiming supervisors lied about bird strike to plane
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