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3:45 am on Tuesday February 22, 2011

Proposal would allow 100-foot tall buildings on upper peninsula block in Charleston

Image by Flickr user Mr. T in DC Charleston isn't totally foreign to the concept of taller structures — nor is it foreign to debates on where they should be permitted.While the Charleston peninsula contains many areas with 10-story or more buildings...
4:10 am on Friday August 14, 2009

$200 of pot said to be behind slaying of youth

During a preliminary hearing into the slaying of 15-year-old Jermel Brown, a detective testified that Brown had been slain at least indirectly from $200 worth of pot owed by his brother. Crazy. Hop over to Live 5 News for the latest. If you're just...
3:09 am on Thursday July 9, 2009

Man on 'watch list' charged in murder of youth; Crime reform called for

Rafael Sinclair Horlbeck, 22, and his brother, Leon Willis Horlbeck, 32, have been charged in the early-July slaying of 15-year-old Jermel Tyler Brown. Read more stories on this subject in our crime topic page. While Leon's criminal record is...
8:30 am on Wednesday July 8, 2009

Community grieves after slaying of youth (updated)

Update July 9: Two brothers have been charged in the slaying, and Brown's death is being used to take a stand in favor of crime reform. Read more over here. Update July 8: According to The Post and Courier, Charleston Police have arrested two men...
9:00 am on Tuesday June 30, 2009

Body found off Huger Street

A man's body was found underneath an overpass just off Huger Street early this morning, June 30. The Post and Courier has the grim story.
12:40 pm on Monday December 15, 2008

Three robbed while waiting for bus near Meeting and Huger

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5:52 am on Saturday July 5, 2008

Water main breaks on Huger St.

A water main on Huger Street, between Meeting and King, burst Friday around 6 p.m., leaving dozens of residents without water, though it was supposed to be back on around midnight. The break also left a 20-foot hole in the ground, and traffic is...
4:04 am on Saturday May 24, 2008

Graffiti on church unnoticed for weeks

The rear wall of the Greater Refuge Temple church on Huger Street was hit by vandals just prior to the Cooper River Bridge Run in April. The 10-foot-tall and hundreds-of-feet-long message that reads "STOP CHINA, STOP THE WAR" jumps out to those...