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12:15 pm on Wednesday January 20, 2010

All schools in Kershaw County placed on lockdown after Internet threat

Image by Flickr user Tattooed JJAll 20 schools in Kershaw County have been placed on lockdown in response to a teenage boy threating harm against students via an Internet message. The threats were reported to Kershaw County police on Tuesday night,...
4:04 pm on Friday December 4, 2009

Goose Creek Primary on lockdown after police standoff

Police placed Goose Creek Primary on lockdown this afternoon as a precaution resulting from a standoff nearby. As a precaution, Goose Creek police locked down students and faculty at Goose Creek Primary School this afternoon because an armed man, in...
7:10 am on Friday October 2, 2009

Brother v. brother shootout cited in James Island lockdown (updated)

Image by 20090930grimball.jpg Update October 2: The Post and Courier is reporting that the second brother has been arrested; read about it here. First reporting: Tuesday's lockdown of two schools on James Island is being traced back to an alleged...
9:43 am on Tuesday September 29, 2009

Two James Island schools on lockdown (updated: lockdown lifted)

Update, September 30: The Post and Courier has followed on the shooting; get the details. Original reporting: One of the suspects in the domestic shooting near James Island Elementary and Clark Academy has been arrested, but the other is still at...