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  1. Kelly Gaskins bottles the Lowcountry with Charleston Girl perfumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Charleston City Paper

    When we think of how Charleston smells, many scents come to mind, from salt water and sea air to hot, magnolia-perfumed nights. Kelly Gaskins wanted to create a scent that epitomized life in the Lowcountry, and in December 2011, she created the perfume Charleston Girl to do just that.

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  2. Was ousted School District Superintendent Nancy McGinley a saint, a despot, or a victim?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Charleston City Paper

    The good news came on Nov. 14, shortly after Nancy McGinley had been removed as superintendent of the Charleston County School District. In an event that was equal parts press conference and pep rally, the Burke High School Marching Bulldogs shook the halls of the district office building and district leaders led students in a chant: "C-C-S-D! C-C-S-D!" For the first time in its history, the district had received an absolute rating of Excellent on its state report card.

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  3. First actual shots of the Civil War were not fired at Fort SumterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    The first shot of the Civil War were not fired at Fort Sumter , in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina. But they were fired at Charleston and in the harbor.

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  4. The Cassina Group Adds Two New Realtors to its Growing TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... company. Both bring extensive experience and will be strong additions to our team. The Cassina Group, a leading Charleston real estate firm , is proud to announce the addition of Chip Eiserhardt and Heath Verner. The notable Charleston REALTORS will ...

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  5. Charleston County Authorities Search for Home Invasion SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    Authorities in Charleston County are searching for a suspect believed to be involved in a Charleston home invasion. The Charleston County Sheriff's Office says that Bryan Leigh Bevins was involved in a home invasion on the 2400 block of Ashley River Road around 4 a.m. on Friday. 1 comment

  6. Sanford's ethics in question: Politicians get payouts from lenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Star

    AP Photo/Bruce Smith, File Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford leaves The Citadel in Charleston on Jan. 19, 2012. A lawyer said Sanford trespassed at his ex-wife's home and he has been ordered to appear in court two days after his special congressional election.

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  7. S.C. Republicans have an attitude problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bluffton Today

    ... often looked down on as second class. Many of them packed up in disgust and came to the New World in general and Charleston in particular. Thanks to the plantation system, these second sons got filthy rich very quickly. By the time of the ...

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  8. Push begins to raise hourly wage in S.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bluffton Today

    ... every day to take care of their family, but they don't make a living wage, from Allendale to parts of Beaufort to Charleston, all across our state," said Pinckney on Friday. If one House lawmaker has her way, hourly employees in South Carolina could ...

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  9. Experts: More salary, benefits likely needed to lure replacements for Nancy McGinley, Rodney ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post and Courier

    The departure of two of the Lowcountry's top school chiefs is likely to cost taxpayers more money over the long haul, according to experts. Within two weeks of each other this fall, Charleston Superintendent Nancy McGinley and Berkeley's Rodney Thompson both had their resignations accepted by their respective school boards - well short of their contracts' end dates.

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  10. Donations can provide woman with needed dental treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post and Courier

    ... involved. Send tax-deductible contributions to the Good Cheer Fund, c/o The Post and Courier, 134 Columbus St., Charleston, SC 29403-4800. Donations also may be made in person or online at www.goodcheerfund.com. To challenge other Bridge "Clubs" ...

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  11. Allegro striking a chord for school choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post and Courier

    Charleston's Allegro Charter School of Music is accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year. Traditionally, parents were given two choices regarding public schools for their children: Go to the prescribed one, or don't go.

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  12. Developers optimistic on joint plan for Strip District produce terminal buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post-gazette.com

    ... that have to be modified." Mr. McCaffrey noted that old terminal and market buildings in other cities, such has Charleston, S.C., and San Francisco, have been repurposed successfully. McCaffery, which converted a former cork factory in the Strip ...

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  13. Fired staffer accuses Farenthold of sexual harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Houston Chronicle

    ... legal action, Bardella said Farenthold could not comment on the specifics of Greene's complaint. Greene, 27, of Charleston, S.C., had worked in Farenthold's office since early 2013. Her suit, filed by Washington lawyer Leslie Alderman III , targets ...

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  14. Mom who drove kids into Fla. surf should be committed: psychRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Daily News

    ... counts of felony child abuse Friday after prosecutors agreed to drop attempted murder charges when the North Charleston, S.C., woman drove onto the beach with a death wish on March 4. Her defense team argued Tuesday that her latest pregnancy made ...

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  15. Boeing donates $5M to Medical University of South Carolina, food bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post and Courier

    ... Food Bank, the aerospace giant said Tuesday at an event at the Jerry Zucker Middle School for Science in North Charleston. Jim Fisher, vice president for development and alumni affairs, said MUSC needs to raise at least $50 million to cover a ...

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  16. 18 Games invented by Jimmy Fallon that you could totally play at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | She Knows

    A native of the storied coastal city of Charleston, South Carolina, Julie Sprankles has been a lover of words her entire life. As a Southerner, she certainly has what her mama calls "the gift of gab."

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  17. Charleston park makeover begins soonRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Star

    The Post and Courier reports that the $4 million project calls for new granite facing around the shore of the lake, new trails and new pipes to improve the water quality in the lake that connects to the Ashley River. Mayor Joseph P. Riley Jr. said Charleston City Council considers a construction contract on Tuesday.

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  18. 17-year-old wanted for James Island murder turns self inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post and Courier

    ... possession of a weapon during a violent crime. He is expected to have a bond hearing at 9 a.m. Wednesday in North Charleston. Whaley is accused of shooting 43-year-old Irvin Green three times after a fight, according to a police report from the ...

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  19. Charleston starts discussion about regulating UberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post and Courier

    The Charleston Traffic and Transportation Committee began charting a road map Tuesday to bring the Uber car service under its jurisdiction without being unfair to taxicab and limousine businesses. The group on Tuesday reviewed the first draft ordinance prepared by city attorney Janie Borden and Police Chief Greg Mullen that would classify Uber as a "transportation network company."

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  20. Gov. Haley to form taskforce to help limit criminal domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... yet, but she did say the group would report to her. In a bill recently pre-filed with the state Senate, a Charleston lawmaker says colleges need to start paying their athletes - at least at Clemson and South Carolina. In a bill recently pre-filed ...

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