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12:52 pm on Tuesday May 29, 2012

Charlestowne Hotels Announces Summer Specials for US Military

Charlestowne Hotels 28 Bridgeside Blvd Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 873.972.1400   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2012     CHARLESTOWNE HOTELS OFFERS SUMMER SPECIALS TO U.S. MILITARY CHARLESTON, SC – In appreciation for their...
2:24 am on Thursday April 26, 2012

On way to slaughterhouse, cow makes dash for freedom in North Charleston

Image by Flickr user caathb Running into rush hour traffic on Ashley Phosphate Road  would normally be a very bad idea, that is, unless you're a cow that's headed to a slaughterhouse.  The Post and Courier has a serious news report on the rather...
3:08 am on Wednesday April 4, 2012

$1,000 fine for escape of Jenny Sanford's dog is reduced

Image by Flickr user pepsiline Remember news that Jenny Sanford could have had to pay a fine up to $1,042 after one of her dogs escaped from her Sullivan's Island property in late February? Well, the fine was reduced to $150.
9:26 am on Saturday March 3, 2012

$1,000 fine after Jenny Sanford's dog escapes; May rekindle Sullivan's Island debate

Image by Flickr user pepsiline With $35 permits already required to bring dogs onto Sullivan's Island, dog issues and news headlines are no stranger to the town. But new attention is being cast after Jenny Sanford could have to pay a fine up to $1...
4:43 am on Monday July 11, 2011

Conway inmate escapes on 90-day sentence (update: busted)

Flickr user fi d Update July 13: Based on a tip, Griffin was found at Willow Run apartments. The Sun News has more details.   Update July 11: Griffin is still on the loose and the U.S. Marshal has been called in to locate him. They do not consider...
8:29 am on Thursday June 23, 2011

Local clinic to stop taking D.C. teens after escapes, attack

Image by Flickr user pvsbondAfter coming under close scrutiny in recent weeks, Palmetto Behavioral Health Summerville, in an effort to restore order and protect both patients and staff, has decided to stop taking in teens from the Washington, D.C....
9:05 am on Thursday June 16, 2011

Two more teens escape from behavioral health facility (update: DHEC to investigate)

Image by Flickr user .v1ctor.Update June 16: Department of Health and Environmental Control inspectors will be investigating the security breach that occurred on June 5th at Summerville's Palmetto Behavioral Health. DHEC hopes to discover exactly...
5:35 am on Friday April 29, 2011

Teens returned to behavioral health facility following escape (update: fourth teen caught)

Image by Flickr user shivaelektraUpdate April 29: The fourth teen that escaped from the Summerville Behavioral Health facility has been caught. Delonte Parker, 19, was captured Wednesday evening in Laurel, MD, by the U.S. Marshals Service Capital...
10:48 pm on Friday September 3, 2010

Family pooch prevents West Ashley 3-year-old from drowning (updated)

Image by Flickr user dglassme Not the dog in question, but you get the idea. Update at the bottom. The story goes like this, while dad slept two girls snuck outside and one got too deep in a West Ashley pond and would have drowned had the family...
12:09 am on Thursday February 18, 2010

Charleston prison inmate escapes pre-release center facilities (update: caught)

Image by SC Dept of Corrections Update February 18: After less than a day after his prison escape, Gamlbe was captured by authorities around 1 p.m. on Tuesday in North Charleston. Adding to his two-year sentence, Gamble is now charged with escape,...