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    Wade’s offense, Rincon’s pitching lead RiverDogs to victory


    Charleston takes winning record in second half action.

    Starving horse gets a second chance at life Video included


    With bones protruding and sunken eyes, a Lowcountry horse named 'Play It Again Sam' is recovering from starvation. More>>

    NAACP meeting's focus on police racial profiling Video included


    The focus of an NAACP meeting in downtown Charleston Thursday night was racial profiling by police. Leaders of the organization pointed to the shooting of 19-year-old Denzel Curnell last month as an example of racial profiling that ultimately led to his death.


    SC receives 350 children caught at US border

    New federal data show at least 350 children caught at the U.S. border this year have been sent to stay with relatives or other sponsors in South Carolina. More>>

    Coroner: Missing diver's remains found


    Officials from the the Charleston County Coroner's confirmed that the remains of a missing teen have been located. More>>

    Poll: Ravenel not a factor for Graham in Senate race Video included


    A recent ABC News 4/Post and Courier poll shows Sen. Lindsey Graham has a solid lead among all South Carolina voters and that Thomas Ravenel’s entry into the race did nothing to the senator’s lead. More>>

    Proposed pay increase for Charleston County council Video included


    Should Charleston County Council members give themselves a pay raise? That's one of the issues being discussed Thursday night. More>>

    Millions in insurance rebates coming to Carolinas

    Millions of dollars in health insurance rebates will be coming to consumers in South Carolina and North Carolina from companies the government says spent too much of premium dollars on profits and red tape last year. More>>

    More liquor to be sold on Hilton Head Island?

    Some business people who sell liquor on Hilton Head Island don't like the spirit of a proposed town ordinance. More>>

    BCSO arrest 5 for Cane Bay vehicle break-ins


    Berkeley County Sheriff's deputies arrested five people, including two juveniles, after a string of vehicle break-ins. More>>

    Traffic stop yields over 100 grams coke, 80 grams pot and $3,400 and assault rifle


    A Moncks Corner man was arrested early Thursday morning after police found a considerable amount of drugs and money in his car. More>>

    AG’s opinion: Redrawn Colleton school lines won’t change 2014 elections


    In the opinion of the Attorney General’s office, three Colleton County school board members who recently found themselves drawn out of their districts can continue representing the people who elected them. More>>

    NCPD officer arrested by CCSO


    The Charleston County Sheriff's Office arrested a North Charleston Police officer just after midnight Wednesday. More>>

    Fruit sold at Sam's, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods recalled for contamination


    A California fruit supplier is voluntarily recalling certain lots of fruit for a contamination hazard. More>>

    CofC president ends merger talks in letter to campus


    A revamped mission statement will put an end to the merger talks with the medical university, according to Pres. Glenn McConnell in a letter to the campus Wednesday. More>>

    Taylor stymies Legends in road trip opener


    Charleston RiverDogs reliever Chad Taylor was nearly perfect in a career-high 3.1 innings pitched, helping the RiverDogs to a 6-4 victory against the Lexington Legends. More>>

    Planning commission rejects project near Belle Hall Video included


    A planned retail development in a busy area of Mount Pleasant will remain just a proposal. Mount Pleasant's planning commission rejected Wednesday night the addition of a new project across the street from the Belle Hall shopping center. More>>

    SC man charged with bringing gun to DC building

    U.S. Capitol Police say a South Carolina man has been arrested after officers found a gun in his bag when he tried to enter the Cannon Building. More>>

    Man gets 8 years in Orangeburg shooting death

    A man initially charged with murder in an Orangeburg County shooting death has taken a plea deal and will spend eight years in prison. More>>

    Board of Trustees mum on Wojcik ordeal Video included


    Still no communication out of the College of Charleston nearly four full weeks after it was revealed that the head basketball coach was under investigation for verbal abuse against players and staffers. More>>

    Poll: General Assembly’s approval at 22%, voters split on state’s direction Video included


    Four of 10 registered voters say the state's current direction is the wrong one, while 4 in 10 others say the opposite is true. That's according to the most recent ABC News 4/Post and Courier poll released Tuesday and conducted by Voter Survey Service. More>>

    Students march to raise awareness about possible rail yard facility Video included

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    A new rail yard facility could be coming to the Chicora-Cherokee community in North Charleston. A march was organized to raise awareness about the possible negative impacts. More>>

    Georgetown pushing locals to join CodeRED system for emergencies


    Georgetown officials are now pushing for residents to join a new emergency database system after dozens of residents were not warned of a boil advisory.


    Coroner: Fugitive's death ruled suicide by cop Video included


    The Dorchester County Coroner says Tuesday’s officer-involved fatal shooting of a fugitive at a St. George motel was suicide by cop. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Riverdog Ian Clarkin Video included


    Ian Clarkin is a 19-year-old millionaire making a pitch towards his dream of playing in Yankee Stadium. The surfer from San Diego is currently a Riverdog in his first season as a pro. More>>

    SC justices order new sentencing hearing

    A new sentencing hearing has been ordered for a man on South Carolina's death row for killing the mother of his child. More>>

    SC National Guard flies over Columbia, Florence

    Fighter jets from the South Carolina Air National Guard are conducting an air defense exercise over the Columbia and Florence areas. More>>

    Hilton Head hires economic development director

    Hilton Head Island has hired its first economic development director. More>>

    Lowcountry groups hold another homeowner workshop

    Following a strong turnout last month, several nonprofit groups are holding another Lowcountry workshop for homeowners in danger of defaulting on their mortgages or worried they may fall behind on their payments. More>>

    School supplies needed for First Day Festival

    With Tax Free Weekend just around the corner, organizers hope you add extra supplies to your shopping list for children in need.

    ABC News 4, RiverDogs step up to plate to help Red Cross


    The American Red Cross says it's in urgent need of blood donations. More>>

    Homeless shelter gets $3,500 gift from grocery chain


    The Food Lion Charitable Foundation has donated $3,500 to One80 Place, the organization formerly known as Crisis Ministries. More>>

    Pottery Barn recalls 1,000 bar stools


    The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Wednesday that Pottery Barn is recalling their Donovan Bar Stools for because of a fall hazard. More>>

    Husband of missing woman gets reduced bond


    The husband of a woman missing for over two years was given a reduced bond Wednesday. More>>

    Home invasion leads to chase and shootout


    A chaotic morning in Dorchester County began with a home invasion and ended with a search for suspects in Ridgeville. More>>

    Community gym on chopping block for future rail yard Video included


    Students from the Freedom School will lead a march on Wednesday to practice activism and raise awareness to harmful effects they believe could come along with a new rail yard facility in their North Charleston neighborhood. More>>

    Body found in Holly Hill identified


    Deputies in Orangeburg County have identified the human remains found in a corn field in Holly Hill earlier this month.

    Family of missing teen announces end to private searches


    According to the statement, both public and private searches gathered evidence to "draw the conclusion Tristen is not likely to be found alive" but government agencies will keep looking. More>>

    Number of sea turtle nests down sharply in SC

    The number of loggerhead sea turtle nests on the South Carolina coast is down sharply this year but apparently there is no cause for concern. More>>

    Poll: Haley vulnerable heading into 2014 general election Video included


    Incumbent South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has a small lead over challenger and state Sen. Vincent Sheheen, according to new polling data released Tuesday and conducted on behalf of ABC News 4 and The Post and Courier. More>>

    Tropical depression moving westward in Atlantic

    A tropical depression is moving west in the Atlantic and is expected to degenerate over the next couple of days. More>>

    School board unanimous in decision to ban volunteer parent-coaches Video included


    In an unanimous vote, the Berkeley County school board approved banning parents from volunteer coaching their own children at the varsity and junior varsity levels. More>>

    Nonprofits, VA help homeless veteran find and furnish apartment Video included


    After serving overseas, Gene Stepp battled homelessness, alcoholism, and unemployment. Thanks to the help of the VA and a local nonprofit, Stepp is turning his life around. More>>

    Lawmakers, activists and police talk gun violence Video included


    Local leaders say gun violence is not just a North Charleston problem, it's a Lowcountry problem getting worse. More>>

    Historically black colleges face uncertain future

    By JEROME BAILEY Jr. Associated Press For generations, historically black colleges and universities have played a key role in educating young African-Americans. More>>

    Ex-SC State trustee asks judge to drop convictions

    A former South Carolina State University trustee wants a federal judge to drop his convictions on more than two dozen charges, including racketeering. More>>

    SC projects get $450,000 in humanities grants

    The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded a half million dollars for projects in Charleston and Columbia. More>>

    Orangeburg County hit by up to 10 inches of rain

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    Slow-moving storms dumped up to 10 inches of rain in parts of Orangeburg County, prompting street flooding and leaving dozens of vehicles stranded in the high water. More>>

    More space, rare books at Charleston library

    Not everyone is taking the summer off at the College of Charleston. More>>

    Summerville man dies after falling into Colleton County pond


    A Summerville man died after falling into a pond Monday. More>>

    Goodwill, feds investigate possible data breach


    Nonprofit organization Goodwill Industries Inc. is working with federal officials to investigate a possible security breach. More>>

    National report says child poverty worsened in SC

    South Carolina still ranks near the bottom in the overall wellbeing of its children. More>>

    FDA: 2 King of Pops flavors recalled for label error


    According to the Food and Drug Administration, Banana Puddin’ pops and Keylime Pie pops might have wheat and/or soy but the ingredients are not listed on the label. More>>

    Charleston airport named most affordable in nation


    CheapFilghts.com has released their fifth annual Airport Affordability Report and Charleston International Airport has topped the list. More>>

    Police investigate fatal crash into sweetgrass basket stand


    Mount Pleasant police confirmed Tuesday that the sweetgrass basket stand that was the scene of a fatal accident Monday was empty. More>>

    Mt. Pleasant police officer makes special rescue


    Mount Pleasant police were called to a Hamlin Plantation home for reports of an abandoned baby. More>>

    CPD: Man sought in Huger Street stabbing


    Police said they are looking for 47-year-old Edward Singleton More>>

    JBC officials: Gas leak cleanup enters new phase


    Joint Base Charleston officials announced Friday that a team of workers from the base along with other agencies are responding to a fuel leak that happened Wednesday. More>>

    Police: Missing man last seen leaving Charleston Place is found


    Charleston Police have found a man they said was reported missing. He was last seen leaving the Charleston Place Hotel on Meeting Street. More>>

    SC ports record 8 percent container growth Video included

    The South Carolina Ports Authority saw an 8 percent growth in container volume during the fiscal year that ended June 30. More>>

    Tropical depression forms in central Atlantic

    Forecasters say a tropical depression has formed over the Atlantic, though it remains far out to sea and is not expected to threaten land. More>>

    Ex-NFL coach Wyche joins Medal of Honor Bowl board

    Former NFL coach Sam Wyche has joined the Medal of Honor Bowl's national board of directors. More>>

    Beaufort works to expand help for grieving kids

    It's been a difficult year in the Beaufort County School District with the deaths of four students. More>>

    Murder suspect once lived at home of shooting, homeowner says


    The man who owns a home on Suffolk Street said the man accused of killing a woman there over the weekend used to live in the home and had been there earlier in the evening. More>>

    Thieves steal $30,000 in memorabilia from Carlos Dunlap's dad Video included


    Carols Dunlap's father is pleading for the return of his son's football memorabilia, including his national championship football ring and several autographed Bengals jerseys. More>>

    Missing minutes in surveillance, differing witness testimony stand out in SLED case file Video included


    Four DVDs containing nearly 300 pages of investigation notes and witness testimony were released Friday morning by state police in the shooting death of a Charleston teen. More>>

    NAACP calls for independent federal investigation into Curnell death Video included


    The Charleston Branch of the NAACP is calling for an independent federal investigation after a teen's shooting death was ruled a suicide.

    Thomas drills 4 hits to defeat GreenJackets


    Brandon Thomas set a career high with four hits and knocked in the winning run to pace the Charleston RiverDogs to an 8-5 series-clinching victory over the Augusta GreenJackets on Monday afternoon in front of 2,078 fans at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park in South Atlantic League action. More>>

    City leaders break ground on veterans' housing complex Video included


    City leaders broke ground Monday at 711 King Street, the site of a new $400,000 affordable housing complex for veterans. More>>

    Report: Higher seas mean extreme floods in SC, NC

    Rising sea levels will mean extreme floods along the coast of the Carolinas in coming years with billions of dollars in property in danger according to new reports from a nonprofit group of scientists. More>>

    Social media leads to safe return of teen


    A teen girl missing since Saturday night was found safe and returned to her home thanks to an alert beachgoer and the power of social media. More>>

    Woman killed in North Charleston shooting early Saturday Video included


    North Charleston police are investigating the death of a woman found shot dead early Saturday morning and one man has been charged with her murder. More>>

    GA police looking for woman who may be in Charleston area


    Officials said she is wanted for questioning in the investigation of a fatal shooting.

    National park visitors mean $80 million to SC

    A new report finds that visitors to national parks in South Carolina spent almost $80 million and the parks supported 1,100 jobs last year. More>>

    Ex-Destiny's Child member arrested in SC

    A former member of the R&B group Destiny's Child has been arrested near Myrtle Beach. More>>

    GreenJackets blow out RiverDogs


    Kale Sumner makes professional pitching debut late in lopsided loss.

    Coast Guard rescues sick fisherman off Charleston coast


    A fisherman was rescued by a Coast Guard crew Sunday morning. The man was about 45 miles east of Bull's Bay. More>>

    Victim's daughter: 'He took my mommy' Video included


    A shooting victim's daughter says her mother was supposed to be coming home from a night out with coworkers when she was shot and killed in North Charleston early Saturday morning. More>>

    Coast Guard searches for missing boy, 11, off Myrtle Beach coast


    The Coast Guard was called in late Saturday night to help search for a missing swimmer off the coast of Myrtle Beach. More>>

    ‘Dogs survive marathon against GreenJackets


    After charging to a seven-run lead, the Charleston RiverDogs outlasted an Augusta GreenJackets comeback attempt in a 9-7 RiverDogs win on Saturday evening in front of 6,529 fans in a sellout crowd at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park in South Atlantic League action. More>>

    Judge orders James Brown documents made public

    A judge has ordered South Carolina's attorney general to turn over documents to a freelance journalist investigating the fight over the estate of soul singer James Brown. More>>

    Man shot to death at Orangeburg nightclub

    Authorities have released the name of a man they say was shot to death at a nightclub in Orangeburg County. More>>

    Apollo 8 exhibit opening on USS Yorktown Video included

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    It's the 45th anniversary of man landing on the moon, and the occasion is being marked by opening a new space exhibit at the Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum on Charleston Harbor. More>>

    Coast Guard rescues man from sinking boat


    The Coast Guard rescued a man whose vessel was sinking Saturday at the entrance to the North Edisto River near Kiawah Island. More>>

    Family of 5 displaced by house fire in North Charleston

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    A family of five was displaced Saturday afternoon by a house fire in North Charleston. More>>

    Clyburn to La. students: Learn to lose gracefully

    A top Democratic congressman is telling young people in Louisiana that they should pursue their dreams but also learn to lose gracefully if they want long-term success. More>>

    Myrtle Beach Airport has busy first half of 2014

    (Photo by Jay Karr, islandpacket.com) (Photo by Jay Karr, islandpacket.com)

    New flights to Myrtle Beach International Airport have resulted in a busier than usual first half of the year for the airport. More>>

    Nunez goes deep on consecutive pitches during opener against Augusta


    A pair of home runs by Reymond Nunez guided the Charleston RiverDogs to a 5-3 victory against the Augusta GreenJackets on Friday night in front of a sellout crowd of 7,024 fans at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park in South Atlantic League action.  More>>

    Allman movie: Filmmakers speak out on train crash

    Two filmmakers charged in a train collision that killed a camera assistant while shooting a movie about singer Gregg Allman say the crash "will haunt us forever," but they insist they committed no crimes. More>>

    Pedestrian killed in Berkeley County crash


    One person walking along a rural, two-lane Berkeley County road was killed late Friday night. More>>

    Charleston IFF, film festivals partner with cable service to bring films to TV


    For people who enjoyed the independent films showcased at the Charleston International Film Festival, or missed the event altogether, there's a chance to see them again thanks to a new partnership with Comcast's Xfinity On Demand. More>>

    Cousins in knife fight at mobile home park, say deputies

    (Photo by Jay Karr, islandpacket.com) (Photo by Jay Karr, islandpacket.com)

    One person was stabbed late Friday night at a mobile home park in Ravenel -- by a family member. More>>

    Charleston airport launches mobile-friendly website design


    Charleston International Airport officials said they have made checking up on flight information easier for everyone, including mobile users. More>>

    Changes coming to dangerous Avondale intersection


    People have been dodging cars to get across the street in the Avondale neighborhood for years, causing residents to push for changes. Now lawmakers are listening. More>>

    New development planned for old Naval Hospital Video included


    It's been a vacant eyesore in the skyline of North Charleston for years and now the old Naval Hospital building is set to get a new life. More>>

    Nonprofit brings attention to 1st American capital

    The English settlement of Jamestown, Virginia, may be dubbed America's birthplace, but North America's first colonial capital was actually established four decades earlier - and 400 miles away - in South Carolina. More>>

    Boat manufacturer expects to bring 150 jobs to Dorchester County


    Sportsman Boats Manufacturing is investing $3.5 million to double the size of its Summerville facility. More>>

    Stop the killing rally planned in North Charleston


    Church members in North Charleston say they are tired of the violence in their community and are gearing up to rally against it.

    SC jobless figure unchanged for 3rd straight month

    South Carolina's unemployment rate has remained unchanged for the third month in a row. More>>

    First new joint strike fighter arrives in Beaufort

    The first of the nation's new F-35B Joint Strike Fighters has arrived at the Beaufort Marine Corps Air Station. More>>

    Beaufort Water Festival opens for 59th year

    The Beaufort Water Festival is getting underway for a 59th year. More>>

    151st anniversary of Battery Wagner observed

    Black Civil War re-enactors are heading to Morris Island in Charleston Harbor to mark the anniversary of the assault by the black 54th Massachusetts on the Confederate fort recounted in the movie "Glory." More>>

    Carolinas opinion mixed on offshore drilling

    Opinions are mixed in the Carolinas to the Obama administration decision opening the Eastern Seaboard to offshore energy exploration. More>>

    SC jobless figure unchanged for 3rd straight month

    South Carolina's unemployment rate has remained unchanged for the third month in a row. More>>

    Deputies search for suspects after break-in and shooting


    Deputies say they are still searching for two men who broke into a home and shot a man in the chest early Friday morning. More>>

    Camp Rise Above hosts Eagle Harbor group home Video included


    For two week each summer, Camp Rise Above opens its doors for a seemingly endless list of different groups of children. More>>

    Valera goes 5-for-5 in doubleheader sweep


    Charleston wins three-game series with a pair of victories against Lexington


    Officials vow to re-examine bar ordinance after meeting attendants express opposition Video included


    City officials vowed to re-examine a proposed midnight-closing ordinance after attendants at a public meeting overwhelmingly opposed the idea. More>>

    Residents worried new Wal-Mart will create traffic headaches Video included


    Dorchester County leaders say a new kind of Wal-Mart store will soon be built at a busy intersection near Summerville. It's smaller than the massive supercenters and the first of its kind in the Lowcountry, but residents are worried about its affect on traffic. More>>

    Chimney focus of World War II-era fight Video included


    A fight is brewing over a piece of history in West Ashley. A chimney once part of a German POW camp is the focus of the battle. More>>

    On the field with Mike Houston Video included


    He led Lenoir-Rhyne to the Division II national title game a year ago, but now he's on the sideline in Charleston, wearing bulldog blue. More>>

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