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Sunday, Jul 16

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3 adults, 1 child transported after lightning strike on Isle of Palms

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First responders on Isle of Palms we dispatched at around 1 p.m. to a report of several people struck by lightning. Chief Ann M. Graham with the Isle of Palms Fire Department said fire and EMS crews found three adults in the area of 54…

Tuesday, Feb 7

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Former Patriot living in Summerville celebrates huge Super Bowl win

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SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCIV) — There were certainly plenty of Super Bowl parties all over the Lowcountry Sunday night, but none may have been louder than the one in Summerville hosted by Tracy White, the Timberland High grad who played for…

Wednesday, Jan 11

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LIVE BLOG: Families now have opportunity to address Roof in formal sentencing hearing

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With a panel of jurors recommending the death sentence for Dylann Roof, a federal court judge will finalize the process on Wednesday with a formal sentencing hearing. Roof, who was convicted last month of committing hate crimes and crimes…

Tuesday, Aug 16

Police: Man killed while helping pull SUV from ditch

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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — North Charleston police have arrested two men after a fatal shooting that happened late Monday night. According to NCPD officials, 17-year-old Deon Antonio Frasier and 19-year-old Michael Odell Anthony ...

Tuesday, Jul 5

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General Mills expands flour recall

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"The recall is being expanded due to a newly reported illness that appears to have stemmed from the consumption of raw dough or batter linked to flour produced last fall," according to a news release on the company website. A list of…

Thursday, Jun 23

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Mom of dying son calls for harsher child abuse charges

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Courtney Washington says baby Ledgend was born healthy; a picture of perfection until one day she got the call no parent ever wants. (WCIV). 0shares. tweet now! 0shares. tweet now! CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — A Charleston mom is trying to…

Monday, Jun 20

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Saturday, May 14

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1 wounded, suspect in custody after shooting at North Charleston, SC, bar, police say - WCIV

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1 wounded, suspect in custody after shooting at North Charleston, SC, bar, police say - WCIV

Saturday, Apr 9

06

Errani plows through Putintseva, 7-6, 6-1, secures final spot in Volvo Car Open semis

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DANIEL ISLAND, S.C. (WCIV) — Sara Errani has punched her ticket to the semifinals on Saturday in Charleston after outlasting Yulia Putintseva in two sets Friday night. Errani and Putintseva put together a first set that lasted nearly 90…

Tuesday, Apr 5

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Judge: Patience running out in wait for Feds to decide on death penalty in Roof case

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — Judge Richard Gergel told government prosecutors Tuesday that time is running out for Attorney General Loretta Lynch to decide whether the government will seek death for accused church shooter Dylann Roof. After…

Sunday, Feb 28

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Idaho lawmaker questions whether rape can lead to pregnancy

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BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- A state lawmaker is in hot water for comments he made about rape and pregnancy rates. The House State Affairs committee was discussing a bill that would require abortion providers to tell clients where they can get…

Thursday, Feb 25

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Berkeley deputy shoots himself while inspecting weapon

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A 19-year veteran of the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office injured himself Monday afternoon when he was inspecting his service weapon. Sheriff Duane Lewis says deputy Lt. T. Boyd was sitting in the parking lot of the Moss Grove community…

Thursday, Feb 18

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Poll: Trump leads Cruz by 13 in South Carolina

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — With two days left to rally voters, Donald Trump still leads all of his Republican counterparts in South Carolina. A Fox News poll shows Trump leads 32 percent to Sen. Ted Cruz's 19 percent and Sen. Marco Rubio's…

Saturday, Jan 9

GOP candidates pitch conservative path to fight poverty

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential candidates say the party must do more to convince poor Americans that conservative policies and not an active federal government will expand economic opportunity. But the White House hopefuls…

Wednesday, Dec 23

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Michael Slager declared indigent; Judge still to rule on state funds for defense

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The Ninth Circuit Public Defender's Office has said Michael Slager, the former North Charleston police officer accused of murder in the shooting death of Walter Scott, meets the guidelines for financial assistance from the state for his…

Tuesday, Dec 15

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School district drops support of Operation Christmas Child

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Florence School District One will no longer endorse Operation Christmas Child or any other charity supported by religious organizations.

Downtown Charleston streets closed for two-alarm building fire

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Charleston fire crews are responding to a structure fire in downtown Charleston.

Charleston considers another memorial to church victims

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Charleston City Council is considering another memorial to the victims of the shootings at Emanuel AME Church.

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Charleston County School District presents plan to control spending

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The Charleston County School District will cut down on spending and monitor it more closely to help reduce an $18 million budget shortfall, Superintendent Gerrita Postlewait told the board Monday.

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Visitation, funeral services set for former Wando High principal Lucy Beckham

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Lucy Beckham, the longtime Wando High School principal, has died, school district officials announced Monday.

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Lawyer for ex-treasure hunter Tommy Thompson says client seriously ill

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The lawyer for an ex-Ohio treasure hunter facing new penalties for failing to discuss the whereabouts of 500 missing gold coins says his client is seriously ill and wants a hearing delayed for weeks.

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Police: College of Charleston student sexually assaulted during marijuana deal

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A 19-year-old College of Charleston student told police she was sexually assaulted while trying to buy marijuana from a man at a downtown apartment early Monday.

Monday, Dec 14

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Century Aluminum begins Moncks Corner plant shutdown

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As steps are made to close the Century Aluminum plant in Goose Creek, state Rep. Wendell Gilliard and other local lawmakers are meeting with Santee Cooper's leaders.

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Caitlyn named People Magazine's 'Best Survival Story' of 2015

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The accolades for the most beloved pitbull in the Lowcountry, if not the world, continue to come in. Caitlyn, the abused pit bull turned animal rights advocate, is being featured in People Magazine's December issue.

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BCSO search for suspect in Ridgeville homicide

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Berkeley County Sheriff's deputies are investigating after a man was found shot in a home on Old Gilliard Road in Ridgeville Sunday.

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Report: Man shoots neighbor's cat, laughs as he walks away

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Charleston County Sheriff's deputies responded to a Johns Island home Sunday after a man reportedly shot and killed his neighbor's cat.

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Female fighter Rousey keeps SC date for Marine Corps Ball

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Mixed martial arts fighter Ronda Rousey kept her date with a Marine at a formal dance in South Carolina.

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Suspicious package reported at downtown church

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Charleston fire and police crews are responding to the Morris Street Baptist Church for reports of a suspicious package.

Charleston Mayor Riley speaks at U of SC's winter graduation

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The longest-serving mayor in Charleston's 345-year history is addressing graduates at the University of South Carolina as he leaves office.

Red Cross assisting family who lost home to fire

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Colleton County Fire and Rescue responded to a structure fire on Indian Creek Drive Sunday morning.