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Arrest made in case of dog found with muzzle taped shut
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Arrest made in case of dog found with muzzle taped shut

Monday, June 1, 2015

North Charleston police have arrested a 41-year-old man in connection with the animal cruelty case of Caitlyn, the dog that was found with her mouth taped shut.


Family of paralyzed 5-year-old after fundraiser: community support ‘warms our hearts’
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Family of paralyzed 5-year-old after fundraiser: community support ‘warms our hearts’

Monday, June 1, 2015

More than 200 community members, leaders and activists turned out Monday night to show their support for 5-year-old Tyreik Gadsden, who was shot in Charleston’s East Side during a gunfight and


Mark Cuban’s yacht docked at Charleston City Marina
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Mark Cuban’s yacht docked at Charleston City Marina

Monday, June 1, 2015

Motorists on the James Island Expressway — or diners at California Dreaming (this view) — may have seen a bigger-than-usual yacht docked at Charleston City Marina on Monday night. It is ...


Church leaders plan event stemming from concern over officer-involved shootings

Monday, June 1, 2015

Several church leaders announced Monday that they will gather for a mass meeting Wednesday to seek unity, justice and direction in regards to the death of Walter Scott and other officer-involved


‘Pretty remarkable’ run for Cougars
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College of Charleston notebook: ‘Pretty remarkable’ run for Cougars

Monday, June 1, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Blake Butler got misty-eyed in the ninth inning Monday knowing he was watching some of his College of Charleston teammates take their final college baseball at-bats.


ADA Legacy Tour helps promote community in Charleston
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ADA Legacy Tour helps promote community in Charleston

BY Lauren Shirley lshirley@postandcourier.com  – Monday, June 1, 2015

When the ADA Legacy Tour bus pulled into Riverfront Park Monday afternoon it was to bring together a community — a community that will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the signing of the


Officer Slager’s use of Taser escalated
Documents: Fleeing suspects spurred his action in half of those incidents prior to Scott shooting
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For officer arrested in Walter Scott death, documents show rising use of Taser

Monday, June 1, 2015

As he drove up to a convenience store early one morning, North Charleston police officer Michael Slager saw two young men standing next to a moped and chatting.


S. Parker Gilbert, buyer of Mulberry Plantation, dies at 81

Monday, June 1, 2015

S. Parker Gilbert, a retired chairman of the board with Morgan Stanley & Co. Inc. and former vice president of the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, died Wednesday. He was 81.


Justices toss conviction in Facebook threats case

By SAM HANANEL Associated Press  – Monday, June 1, 2015

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday threw out the conviction of a Pennsylvania man prosecuted for making threats on Facebook, but dodged the free-speech issues that had made the case


The legacy of Millie Colson lives on through School for the Deaf and the Blind 
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The legacy of Millie Colson lives on through School for the Deaf and the Blind

Monday, June 1, 2015

Like her mother, American Sign Language was Dawn Norris’ first language. And like her mother, Norris was never deaf, but the South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind outreach center


State DOT chief Oakley resigns after 13 months
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State DOT chief Oakley resigns after 13 months

Associated Press  – Monday, June 1, 2015

COLUMBIA — The director of South Carolina’s Department of Transportation resigned Monday, just 13 months after Gov. Nikki Haley put her at the helm. Janet Oakley’s two-paragraph ...


Does FollyGras foster ‘drunk beach’ image?
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FollyGras complaints from residents prompt Folly Beach to seek feedback

Monday, June 1, 2015

Folly Beach — Complaints about public intoxication and other inappropriate behavior at FollyGras have prompted a City Council review of the future of the festival that drew thousands to Center


Stingrays’ Ford savoring Kelly Cup playoff run
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Stingrays’ Scott Ford savoring Kelly Cup playoff run

Monday, June 1, 2015

More than any other player on the South Carolina Stingrays’ roster, defenseman Scott Ford understands that deep playoff runs don’t happen every season.


Poachers kill five alligators, leave carcasses in Ashley River
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Poachers kill five alligators, leave carcasses in Ashley River

Monday, June 1, 2015

Five large alligators have been found dead with their heads and tails cut off, in what one wildlife officer called one of the biggest poaching incidents of the species the state has seen in recent


Leah Suarez steps down as director of Jazz Artists of Charleston
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Leah Suarez steps down as director of Jazz Artists of Charleston

Monday, June 1, 2015

After eight years at the helm of Jazz Artists of Charleston, co-founder Leah Suarez is stepping down as its executive director.


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