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1:00 pm on Friday November 15, 2013

NOAA gives go ahead for offshore Navy testing

Fears over unintended impact on whale and other marine mammals will grow as the Navy training begins its next round off the Southeast coast.
5:53 am on Sunday September 8, 2013

How big a risk would Navy training off Southeast coast be?

While the Navy says a five-year air and water training program off the Southeast coast poses no danger, conservationists say that 200 whales and other marine mammals could face death.
7:35 am on Tuesday April 16, 2013

$850,000 Charleston fire boat damaged, Navy boat sinks

The chain of events on Saturday night left a Navy boat to sink after hitting a Charleston Harbor jetty and a gash in an $850,000 Charleston fire boat after it struck a channel marker off of Sullivans' Island near Fort Moultrie. The 36-foot fire boat...
2:43 am on Monday November 5, 2012

Marking 151st anniversary of Port Royal occupation, scale model of lead ship to be presented

Submitted The USS Wabash model at1/96 scale made from basswood took 11 months to design and build and was designed from National Archive drawings. It's 48 inches long by 28 inches tall. On November 7, 1861, the USS Wabash led a Union fleet that...
1:53 am on Friday May 18, 2012

Decommissioned Coast Guard Cutter Dallas being transfered to Philippine navy

Image by Petty Officer 2nd Class Walter Shinn/Coast Guard The crew aboard the 378-foot Coast Guard Cutter Dallas stands at attention during the cutters'€™ decommissioning ceremony commemorating 45 years of service at the Federal Law Enforcement...
6:52 am on Thursday May 17, 2012

#MYRsports: Top games on the NCAA football schedule: North

Original image by Flickr User: juggernautco No, the person who photoshopped this does not have an OSU bias.... Every week for five weeks I will write a column on my top games on the NCAA Schedule. For four weeks we will go region by region (1....
12:26 pm on Monday May 7, 2012

North Charleston Arts Festival Concludes with Grand Finale on May 12

The North Charleston Arts Festival Grand Finale will take place on Saturday, May 12, from 6:00-9:00pm at North Charleston Riverfront Park, located at 1001 Everglades Avenue on the former Charleston Naval Base.  The public is invited to attend this...
10:05 am on Tuesday April 17, 2012

Gimme Shelter Announced to Benefit Operation Home

Operation Home announces the 2nd Annual Gimme Shelter presented by Home Team BBQ on Saturday, May 12th at 6pm at the Navy Yard at Noisette, 10 Storehouse Row. The Big Easy comes to the Lowcountry with lively entertainment, funky music from Dikki Du...
4:27 am on Tuesday November 29, 2011

SPAWAR getting back to basics

Leaders at SPAWAR (aka Space and Naval Warfare Systems) say it's time to focus on the home team — no, not the whole U.S. armed forces, but a narrowing down to focus on the Navy. If you didn't know, Charleston is home to the SPAWAR Atlantic division...
11:45 am on Saturday April 9, 2011

Navy trying to discharge Charleston sailor for sleepover (update: military relents)

Image by Flickr user lisamurrayUpdate April 9: 21-year-old Stephen Jones will be able to stay in the Navy after the military dropped its efforts to discharge the sailor at the Goose Creek-located Naval Nuclear Power Training Command. The change in...