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1:02 am on Wednesday July 11, 2012

Eight people including five children rescued from St. Helena Sound

8 were rescued after putting inflatable rafts in at Harbor Island (marked) before drifting some two miles out into St. Helena Sound. Update: Many more were rescued in a 36 hour period. Officials along with the help of a shrimp boat rescued eight...
2:58 am on Thursday July 7, 2011

Five rescued from St. Helena Sound after boat sinks

The Coast Guard rescued five people near Otter Island in St. Helena Sound, Wednesday, after their boat sank. Rescued were two adults, and three children. Search and rescue controllers from Coast Guard Sector Charleston were notified at 10:02 p.m.,...