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3:39 am on Saturday March 5, 2016

Pat Conroy, author of ‘The Prince of Tides’ and ‘The Great Santini,’ dies at 70

On Friday the author who write of family life and scenic Lowcountry marshlands died at 70.
4:12 am on Saturday December 7, 2013

S.C. Leaders get a Facebook lashing over Mandela praise

Gov. Nikki Haley and Rep. Jeff Duncan's Facebook tributes to Nelson Mandela have roused the ire of their more conservative supporters.
4:45 pm on Wednesday September 29, 2010

Beaufort mourns passing of two community leaders

The Beaufort area has seen the passing of two community leaders over the past 24 hours. Gullah Festival founder Rosalie Pazant passed away Tuesday at Beaufort Memorial Hospital, and retired judge Thomas Kemmerlin Jr., passed away today. Please head...
3:56 pm on Tuesday June 17, 2008

Dorchester school board member dies

ReevesLongtime educator and Dorchester County School Board member Bill Reeves Jr. died Tuesday after surgery. He was 69 years old. From The Post and Courier: Born in Ridgeville, Reeves spent almost his entire life in Dorchester County. He worked...
7:44 am on Wednesday May 21, 2008

Fake obit aimed to fool creditors, woman says

A paid obituary appeared last week in The Post and Courier for a woman's "daughter," a 24-year-old Air Force officer supposedly killed in Iraq. The only problem: The daughter never existed, and the woman said she was just trying to keep creditors...