Some state lawmakers have requested $4 million from the South Carolina budget to help construct a memorial in honor of the nine black parishioners killed inside Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.
Attorneys for the man on federal death row for fatally shooting nine Black parishioners of a downtown Charleston church argue his “delusional belief” should have prevented him from representing himself at trial.
Students at the Berkeley Center for the Arts at Goose Creek High School have been working for months on a project they hope will inspire children and adults to love their neighbor no matter their differences.
Attorneys for the man sentenced to federal death row for the racist slayings of nine members of a Black South Carolina congregation are set to formally argue that his conviction and death sentence should be overturned.
The son of one of the Emanuel Nine, who has been in the public eye since the June 2015 shooting, reacted Wednesday morning to the news that convicted shooter Dylann Roof is going to appeal his death sentence.
From the opening to the closing date of the investigation, the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division took less than a month to complete its probe into how Emanuel AME church handled its donations following the 2015 massacre.
A prosecutor said Monday that a black man charged with fatally shooting a woman and wounding seven people at a Nashville church aimed to kill at least 10 white churchgoers and cited a 2015 massacre at a black church in South Carolina.
Two months after eleven people were killed in the Pittsburgh Tree of Life Synagogue shooting, survivors of the tragedy sought peace and unity within the walls of Mother Emanuel AME Church. Members of the synagogue f visited the Mother Emanuel AME Church for Sunday service.
The presiding elder over Mother Emanuel AME was thankful Wednesday night after a group from Illinois announced plans to start the nomination process for the church and the City of Charleston to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. Frank Zuccarelli, President of the Board of Thornton Township in Illinois, said the aftermath of
Three sisters have come to Charleston to encourage and embrace the families of the Emanuel Nine, and help them get through the pain of loss. The sisters are survivors of another church tragedy, considered a turning point in the Civil Rights Movement. Yet the sisters are left feeling victimized and ab
A spokesman for Charleston City Councilman William Dudley Gregorie says the councilman will introduce a resolution on Tuesday's meeting calling for the creation of the "Mother Emanuel Way Memorial District."
A new middle school in District 20 will be named in honor of two Lowcountry heroes.The Charleston County School District (CCSD) Board of Trustees voted in favor of the Simmons Pinckney Middle School, after the late Philip Simmons, a well-known blacksmith, and the late Reverend Clementa Pinckney, the South Carolina State Senator who was killed in the Mother Emanuel A.M.E. church shooting.
The thousands of travelers who fly through Charleston International Airport every day may soon see a permanent memorial dedicated to the Emanuel Nine.The Charleston County Aviation Authority created a new committee to create a “meaningful and lasting memorial” to honor the nine people killed inside of Mother Emanuel AME Church on June 17th.The committee met for the first time on Friday morning. According to committee paperwork, the group seeks to create an intera...