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It is considered a critical mid-state link because the masses of birds tend to move from island to island. The islands can be overwashed year to year, and there's the annual threat of a tropical storm wiping them out. For humans, landing on the bank is ...
"We look forward to creating another port of paradise for those looking to live a life of fun and relaxation on the shores of South Carolina," John Cohlan, Chief Executive Officer of Margaritaville, said in a statement. Bullock said the developer did ...
... Guard Beach on Cape Cod in Massachusetts; Caladesi Island State Park in Dunedin/Clearwater, Florida; Hapuna Beach State Park, Big Island, Hawaii; Coronado Beach in San Diego, California; and Beachwalker Park on Kiawah Island, South Carolina.
Though "devastated" by hurricane Matthew, the iconic Hunting Island State Park will, in time, rebound, Duane Parrish, director of the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism, told The Beaufort Gazette & The Island Packet during an ...
The State newspaper reports ( the money comes from the sale of airwave space associated with ETV's Greenville station to the Federal Communications Commission.
The National Weather Service confirmed two tornado touchdowns Wednesday afternoon in Saluda and Newberry counties. Forecasters planned to visit both counties Thursday to determine how long the tornadoes were on the ground and the strength of the ...
Funding for federal programs that aid South Carolina's education system and the state's poor face deep cuts in President Donald Trump's budget proposal, leaving advocates and some state lawmakers warning of dire consequences if Congress advances the ...
The South Carolina Highway Patrol said the wreck happened early Wednesday in Enoree in southern Spartanburg County. Woodruff Interim police Chief Todd Hendrix said an officer tried to make a traffic stop and was chasing the vehicle that wrecked ...
Proponents of legislative reforms to improve South Carolina's Freedom of Information Act didn't get everything they had hoped for in the bill that passed on the last day of the session.
Three students have been taken to the hospital for minor injuries after a school bus and a truck collided in eastern South Carolina. The wreck was reported around 8 a.m. Wednesday on U.S. 52 in Moncks Corner. Berkeley County school spokeswoman Katie ...
Rock Hill students will be dismissed early Aug. 21 for the first total solar eclipse visible in South Carolina in decades. The Herald of Rock Hill reported (http://bit.
A balcony that has collapsed in South Carolina sent two workers plummeting to the ground. News outlets report that North Myrtle Beach city spokesman Pat Dowling says rescue crews responded to a condo building Tuesday morning after a third-floor balcony ...
They first turned up earlier in May on Sullivan's and Kiawah islands, along with other South Carolina beaches. The Portuguese man-of-war is recognized by its balloon-like float, which may be blue, violet or pink and rises up to 6 inches above the water ...
Tee Miller's clothing shop in Georgetown, South Carolina, survived the city's worst fire since 1841, a massive blaze that received national media attention and nearly leveled an entire city block on the historic waterfront.
People who sell or manage property in South Carolina will have to undergo a background check to renew their license under a new law prompted by last November's arrest of a real estate agent accused of killing seven people.
May is Military Appreciation Month, and South Carolina was recognized for being one of the friendliest states for military retirees.
Officials have identified a teen who drowned in a river at a state park in eastern South Carolina.
An inmate has been found in a South Carolina jail cell after his arrest on drunken driving charges. The Herald of Rock Hill reported (http://bit.
Jimmy Kimmel thinks Hardeeville has one of the weirdest stores in America, and I'm sure he's right. From time to time we need someone from Hollywood to tell us what's weird.
Coroner Richard Harvey tells local media outlets he's identified the body as belonging to 19-year-old Prince Polite of Johns Island. Polite's body was found Wednesday by members of a logging crew near a metal gate about two miles (3.22 kilometers) from ...
South Carolina court records show a man charged in his wife's death was free on bond after he was accused of assaulting her in March.
South Carolina police say two children went for a joyride and crashed their babysitter's car, and the woman who was supposed to be watching them is now in jail.
police in South Carolina say a 14-year-old boy has been charged in the shooting death of a 19-year-old. A news release from the Columbia police Department on Saturday said the shooting occurred shortly after 6 p.m.
Crowds are threatening to overwhelm a South Carolina park that features lightning bugs as they put on a nighttime show. The State of Columbia reports (http://bit.
Two South Carolina police officers were hurt after their patrol cars were hit by an impaired driver after they had stopped another motorist suspected of driving under the influence.
A Utah truck driver faces felony charges after his truck smashed into a pickup truck on the shoulder of Interstate 80 in south-central Wyoming on Sunday, killing a woman and injuring a man from South Carolina. The Rawlins Times reports ( ...
An autopsy at Medical University of South Carolina this week showed the woman died of strangulation, the release said. At the time of his arrest, Dale King was free on a $5,237 personal recognizance bond after being charged with third-degree domestic ...
S.C. Highway Patrol Capt. Tara Laffin remembers the moment she chose a career in law enforcement. It was her senior year at Lander University and she was driving eastbound on Interstate 20 near Camden when she passed a crash.
Authorities are investigating after an inmate was found hanged in a county jail in South Carolina. Aiken County Coroner Tim Carlton told local media outlets that 36-year-old Adam Crow of Trenton was found hanged in his cell Tuesday evening.
Interstate 95 has reopened after a crash that killed five people near the North Carolina-South Carolina state line. The North Carolina Department of Transportation said the road reopened around 1 a.m.
LEXINGTON - state police in South Carolina are investigating after a shooting death involving a family member of a sheriff's department employee.
Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger said Glenn Alan Jordan, 53, of the Beaumont Mills community, was pronounced dead at the scene.
... on Wadmalaw Island near Charleston late Tuesday morning. The St. Johns Fire Department, Charleston County Fire and Rescue, the Charleston County sheriff's Office and the South Carolina Department of natural resources responded to Bohicket Creek.
WADMALAW ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - Officials are investigating after a body was found at a South Carolina coastal island. Local media outlets reported that crews were called to a boat landing on Wadmalaw Island near Charleston late Tuesday morning.
state police in South Carolina are investigating after a shooting death involving a family member of a sheriff's department employee.
Hunting Island State Park is one of the gems of South Carolina. The 5,000-acre park is the most visited in the state ... There are many barrier islands in the Lowcountry with rapid rates of shoreline change. On an undeveloped barrier island, shoreline ...
Old World Elegance on South Carolina's Atlantic Oceanfront. With water views from nearly every room, this ... The North has Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, slightly-off-the-coast islands known just as much for their summer beach offerings as their ...
A woman has told police in South Carolina that a man was shot to death while they were having sex in a van. North Charleston police told local media that officers were called to a shooting Friday night and found a van backed into a house, with a man ...
A man has pleaded guilty in the killing of two people during a robbery at a South Carolina campsite last year. Local media reported 33-year-old Randall Matthew Simpson pleaded guilty in Anderson on Monday to murder, voluntary manslaughter, attempted ...
A man has been returned from California to South Carolina to face murder charges in the death of a woman and her 3-year-old daughter more than six years ...
The University of South Carolina was rated prominently in a list released by Forbes that ranks America's Best Employers.
Republican voters in South Carolina's 5th Congressional district runoff election face a stark contrast in deciding which candidate they should choose to try and hang on to the seat given up when Mick Mulvaney resigned earlier this year to become White ...
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WADMALAW ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - Officials are investigating after a body was found at a South Carolina coastal island. Local media outlets reported that crews were called to a boat landing on Wadmalaw Island near Charleston late Tuesday morning.
Former South Carolina governor Nikki Haley didn't mince any words in defense of Donald Trump on Sunday morning. In an interview with George Stephanopoulos on ABC's "This Week," Haley was questioned about the president's actions, including ...
police in South Carolina continue to investigate a head-on collision that killed three people and hurt four others. The wreck happened in North Charleston late Saturday.
Sheriff's deputies in South Carolina are investigating the shooting death of a teen at a park. Seventeen-year-old Makiya Hawkins was shot early Sunday at a Greenville County park.




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