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7:24 am on Friday February 14, 2014

Ravenel Bridge finally open

After being closed for more than two days, the Ravenel Bridge is open as of 7:10 a.m. Friday.
4:19 am on Sunday October 14, 2012

View from the USS Yorktown bridge

Image by Flickr user mikemac29 The view of the Ravenel Bridge from the bridge of the USS Yorktown aircraft carrier in Mount Pleasant. For more information about the planes on the deck of the Yorktown, check out this page.
8:29 am on Wednesday August 22, 2012

After apparent jump, woman rescued from base of Cooper River bridge

Image by Google Maps The woman was believed to have jumped from the Charleston side of the bridge. Shortly after 4 a.m. authorities received a report of a woman jumping from the Charleston side of the Ravenel Bridge near Drum Island, but it wasn't...
2:56 am on Monday August 6, 2012

Million dollar settlement in suit against Husk after bridge wreck

Image by Flickr user nateOneIn December 2011 Quentin Gregory Miller died after his vehicle was struck by Adam Joseph Burnell's car while on the Ravenel Bridge. Burnell was charged with a DUI. Burnell was an employee at Husk and Miller's family...
5:58 am on Thursday March 22, 2012

Man arrested after attempting to drive SUV off Ravenel Bridge (Update: Requests trial by jury)

Live 5 News was live steaming from the scene on Thursday.Update March 22: Instead of appearing in Charleston Municipal Court on Wednesday for his antics on the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, Philip DeClemente has requested a jury trial on his reckless...
1:04 am on Monday March 5, 2012

Fatal wreck shuts down northbound lanes of Ravenel Bridge (Update: Lawsuit against Husk)

Image by Flickr user nateOneUpdate: A settlement has been reached. Update March 5: The family of Quentin Gregory Miller who died after his vehicle was struck by Adam Joseph Burnell's car has sued The Neighborhood Dining Group. That group owns the...
2:50 am on Saturday March 19, 2011

Cooper River Bridge's cables get a not-so quick inspection

Image by Ken Hawkins/TheDigitel No doubt some would have fun checking out the cables all the way up there; not I.On many a day, it's already quite windy just driving over the Cooper River Bridge; one can only imagine how much more unnerving it would...
4:25 am on Saturday September 18, 2010

The Charleston Harbor as seen through real film

Image by "dizzyg44" A shot of the Charleston Harbor from the Pitt Street Bridge in Mount Pleasant's Old Village, this was taken using, gasp, real film in a medium-format Hasselblad 500c/m camera.
1:29 am on Sunday August 22, 2010

An industrial look at the Ravenel Bridge

Image by Drew Castelhano An HDR photo of the arches on the New Cooper River Bridge. We see a lot of photos of the bridge but most are either scenic or slick, it's nice to see one that brings out its grittier industrial side.
12:58 am on Wednesday August 18, 2010

The Ravenel Bridge in 360 from top to bottom

Image by Patrick A 360-degree shot of the Ravenel Bridge taken using a Lomography 360 Spinner. Also be sure to check out his shot of the bridge horizontally.