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1:44 am on Tuesday July 10, 2012

Number of births to moms on Medicaid falls in Beaufort, Jasper, Hampton counties

Flickr user Koffiemetkoek The number of moms in total — along with the number of teenage moms — who were relying on Medicaid fell across the region in 2011. In Beaufort County the number of moms giving birth while on Medicaid fell 10.2% to 862, and...
5:37 am on Wednesday May 16, 2012

Pearlstine Distributors celebrates American Craft Beer Week

American Craft Beer Week aka “The Mother of all Beer Weeks” has arrived! This is an opportunity for beer beginners, enthusiasts, and self-proclaimed beer geeks across America to toast the advancing beer culture in the U.S. Pearlstine Distributors is...
7:38 am on Friday April 27, 2012

North Charleston to Host 6th Annual African American Fiber Art Exhibition

The City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department is proud to present its 6th annual African American fiber art exhibition, Mermaids and Merwomen in Black Folkflore. The exhibition will be on display at North Charleston City Hall daily from May...
9:54 pm on Saturday April 14, 2012

Charleston Area Ghosts: Alice Flagg, 1833-1849

“Alice’s hand went to her heart. With this ring….” Nancy Rhyne, 1926-  Gordon Mercer & Marcia Mercer, Columnists                          The sun was setting near Pawleys Island and it was a cool evening.    “I’m going to the car to warm up. You...
8:53 am on Thursday March 29, 2012

Shopping to benefit Charleston Autism Academy!

Charleston Autism Academy and Stella & Dot stylist, Leigh Ann Garrett have teamed up to raise funds during the month of April!! We have two beautiful bracelets featured this month at just $39 each, with 20% of company sales going to the national...
3:38 am on Wednesday January 25, 2012

Teen birth rate continues to fall in Beaufort County, S.C.

Flickr user Koffiemetkoek While the overall teen birth rate is the lowest it has been this century in Beaufort County, the birth rate for mothers between the ages of 15 and 17 has crept back up. In data presented by the S.C. Campaign to Prevent Teen...
4:17 am on Thursday November 11, 2010

Mother of three arrested on gun, multiple drug charges

Image by Flickr user themadpotheadCharleston Police responded to an accidental 911 call that lead them to a North Central home where three little girls, all under the age of eight, were left unattended. Worse yet, inside of the house, police found a...
8:26 am on Wednesday August 25, 2010

Mother, two sons killed in West Ashley fire (update: names released)

Image by Flickr user Capture Queen ™ Update: Write-through with updated links to coverage. A house fire broke out around 9 p.m. on Tuesday night, claiming the lives of a West Ashley mother and her twin sons. The fire that damaged the kitchen area...
4:32 am on Tuesday October 28, 2008

Boy suspected of killing mom, unborn sister

[gmap markers=blue::34.30487507190691,-79.87060546875 |zoom=6 |center=33.88865750124075,-80.31005859375 |width=220px |height=200px |control=Small |type=Map] A 14-year-old boy is suspected of shooting and killing his mother and unborn sister at...
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