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Charleston Battery salvage 1-1 draw with Riverhounds

Staff report  – Sunday, May 1, 2016

Missed chances were the story of the Charleston Battery’s 1-1 draw with the Pittsburgh Riverhounds on Saturday night at MUSC Health Stadium.


Cone’s homer lifts USC over Florida
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Cone’s homer the difference as sixth-ranked Gamecocks beat No. 1 Florida to tie series

Saturday, April 30, 2016

COLUMBIA — In the aftermath of their most difficult loss of the season, Chad Holbrook issued a challenge to his South Carolina baseball team. They could let it linger, or they could return to ...


RiverDogs fall in 10th inning
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Shorebirds walk off with 2-1 win over RiverDogs in 10th

Staff report  – Saturday, April 30, 2016

SALISBURY, MD. — The Charleston RiverDogs allowed two unearned runs, including the game-winner, in a 2-1 loss to the Delmarva Shorebirds on Saturday night that snapped their six-game winning


Stingrays even series with Thunder
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Mark Dekanich’s shutout lifts Stingrays over Thunder, 1-0

Saturday, April 30, 2016

South Carolina Stingrays goalie Mark Dekanich wasn’t perfect Saturday night against the Adirondack Thunder.


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Weis’ goal in second OT lifts Wando to lacrosse title

By David Shelton Special to The Post and Courier  – Saturday, April 30, 2016

A year ago, Wando’s Sam Weis, out with a torn Achilles, watched from the sidelines as his teammates won the lacrosse state championship.


Clemson knocks off No. 5 Florida State
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College baseball: Clemson tops No. 5 Florida State,

Staff reports  – Saturday, April 30, 2016

CLEMSON — Weston Wilson homered and drove in four, Chris Okey went 3 for 5 with a homer and five RBIs and Clemson cruised to a 10-3 win over No. 5 Florida State at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on


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Democrats call for party unity during annual convention in Columbia

Saturday, April 30, 2016

COLUMBIA — In a message echoed by many throughout the day-long event, South Carolina Democrats called on members to unite heading into the national convention in July — and the general


P-G falls in SCISA final
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Porter-Gaud boys fall to Hammond in lacrosse state championship

Saturday, April 30, 2016

When the 11 seniors who were part of the inaugural 2012 Porter-Gaud boy’s lacrosse team graduated this time last year, coach David Scully officially pegged the 2016 season a rebuilding one.


Deaths and Funerals for Sunday, May 1, 2016

Sunday, May 1, 2016

BANDONILL, Cezar, Charleston


Deaths Summary for Sunday, May 1, 2016

Post and Courier  – Saturday, April 30, 2016

DAW, James Redding, 64, of Charleston, a television engineer and husband of Kathy Craven Daw, died Friday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel.


Letter: Local transportation options needed

Sunday, May 1, 2016

It’s Friday, and my car won’t start — transmission needs work. It goes to the shop. No loaner, so it will be a no-car weekend or a $100-plus rental on top of the cost of the


Letter: Graham wrong to stall JASTA

Sunday, May 1, 2016

On Sept. 11, 2001, our oldest son, James J. Straine, Jr., who was just 36 at the time and had 3-year-old and 5-day-old sons, was killed when radical Islamic terrorists slammed their plane into the ...


Letter: Stop stalling on I-526

Sunday, May 1, 2016

The April 8 article regarding County Council’s plans for raising additional money to complete I-526 has some council members complaining about being bullied by the State Department of


Letter: Flyover would be a quick fix

Sunday, May 1, 2016

I don’t live anywhere close to the intersection of Main Road and Savannah Highway, but I have friends who do.


Letter: Grade scale takes schools to new low

Sunday, May 1, 2016

By all means, let our standards of education be lowered. How low can they go?


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