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11 min ago | Post and Courier

Man, 21, tells police he panicked before speeding away from Mount Pleasant officers

Tre Lamar Seabrook, 21, of Mathis Ferry Road in Mount Pleasant faces charges of failing to stop for blue lights, driving under suspension and reckless driving.

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Related Topix: Mount Pleasant, SC

4 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

Pups beat dog days of summer at Whirlin' Waters

On that special day, Whirlin' Waters Adventure Waterpark at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park will be open to canines and their owners from noon to 5 p.m. Dogs can splash around the 27,000-square-foot Big Kahuna wave pool and the Rollin' River lazy river.

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Related Topix: North Charleston, SC

8 hrs ago | Charleston City Paper

Twenty years of secular humanism in Charleston

Travelers heading west from downtown Charleston will get an eyeful over the next month thanks to the Secular Humanists' new billboard near Montague Avenue announcing "20 Godless Years in the Holy City!" Yes, it's been 20 years since atheists and agnostics planted their flag in Charleston when they founded the Secular Humanists of the Lowcountry.

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Related Topix: Charleston, SC, College of Charleston

Tue Aug 26, 2014

ABC News 4 Charleston

Lincoln's principal excited to be part of CCSD's core building plan

The school survived Hurricane Hugo, but there's some question whether Lincoln Middle-High School will survive Charleston County's to-do list.

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Related Topix: McClellanville, SC

Post and Courier

Charleston County votes to withhold funding from industry-recruiting group until issues resolved

Charleston County Council formally put its stamp on withholding funds from the Lowcountry's main industry-recruiting agency Tuesday until differences can be resolved.

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Related Topix: Charleston, SC

Post and Courier

Mount Pleasant wants to grow into town for folks of all ages

Refer to this booming community and most folks think of upscale neighborhoods chock-full of families living in pricey single-family houses.

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Related Topix: Mount Pleasant, SC, Awendaw, SC

Charleston City Paper

Charleston County Council votes tonight on Greenbelt Bank funding to protect Thornhill Farms

From kale to turkeys, green onions to eggs, Thornhill Farm has been operating as a sustainable agriculture hub and adaptive therapy garden since 2006.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, McClellanville, SC, Clemson, SC

Charleston Business Journal

Number of physicians statewide up nearly 12% since 2009, report says

The total number of physicians in the S.C. workforce increased by 11.8% between 2009 and 2013, according to a new edition of the S.C. Health Professions Data Book .

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Related Topix: Nursing, Berkeley County, SC, Dorchester County, SC

The Moultrie News

Bill Lewis retires from CCSD

Bill Lewis tried to retire as COO of Capital Programs for the Charleston County School District back in June.

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Related Topix: Ravenel, SC, Sullivan's Island, SC

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Post and Courier

Charleston School Board ties core, contingency project lists to Nov. vote

Members of a Mount Pleasant committee urged the Charleston County School Board to finalize the core and contingency project lists tied to a referendum to extend a sales tax for school construction.

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Related Topix: Mount Pleasant, SC, McClellanville, SC, Charleston, SC

Post and Courier

Body recovered near Remleys Point identified as bridge jumper

The man who jumped from the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge last week after offering cocaine to a police officer was identified Monday as a Hanahan teenager.

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Related Topix: Ravenel, SC, Hanahan, SC, Mount Pleasant, SC

ABC News 4 Charleston

Charleston County Deputies cracking down on crime in Hollywood, Ravenel areas

Ravenel and Hollywood may be small towns, but authorities say they've become hot spots for crime.

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Related Topix: Ravenel, SC

Post and Courier

Rescued bald eagle - injured in car crash - set free in Mount Pleasant

Not every 9-year-old gets a chance to touch a bald eagle, much less a feisty one.

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Related Topix: Mount Pleasant, SC, Awendaw, SC

Post and Courier

County taking more legal action against Church Creek Plaza

When Michelle Nemeth and her husband moved into their dream home on Church Creek in West Ashley nine years ago, the strip mall next door was far from thriving, but it had a grocery store, a video store and a few fast-food restaurants.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Charleston, SC

Post and Courier

Palmetto Sunrise: S.C. law enforcement tap into military equipment

While the attention to and around the events in Ferguson, Mo., has ignited debates about race, class and use of force by the police, it's also drawn attention to the kinds of equipment that local police departments can tap into.

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Related Topix: Parker, SC

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Post and Courier

Lawmaker suggests all S.C. cops need body cameras

State Rep. Wendell Gilliard, D-Charleston, says he will pre-file a bill in the Legislature requiring every police department in the state - at their local expense - to have body-mounted cameras for their officers.

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Related Topix: Charleston, SC, US News, Patrick, SC, George Bush

Post and Courier

Police see positive civil use in military surplus equipment

State and local police have obtained millions of dollars worth of surplus military gear under the Pentagon's 1033 Excess Property Program.

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Related Topix: Dorchester County, SC, Summerville, SC

Post and Courier

Charleston County Sheriff's Office takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Chief Deputy John Clark , Maj. Eric Watson, Assistant Sheriff Mitch Lucas and Chief Deputy Willis Beatty get drenched outside the Charleston County jail Friday afternoon.

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Related Topix: North Charleston, SC

Post and Courier

Examples of new architecture

The Sydney Opera House, designed by Danish architect Jorn Utzon, has been singled out as among the most iconic buildings of the 20th century.

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Related Topix: Clemson, SC, Charleston, SC, Spain, World News,

The Moultrie News

Lowcountry Conservatory of Music opens in Charleston, Georgetown

The Lowcountry Conservatory of Music , a newly established nonprofit music education program serving Charleston and Georgetown counties by promoting excellence in music through high-caliber private music education and public performance, is pleased to announce its inaugural enrollment for fall 2014.

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Related Topix: Georgetown, SC, Georgetown County, SC, Mount Pleasant, SC

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