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4:21 am on Tuesday August 23, 2011

Hyde Park Farm playing host to the Fall Classic Polo Match

Image by ProvidedThe grounds at Hyde Park Farm and Polo Club again will echo with the pounding of hooves and the tinkle of glasses on Sunday, November 6th as professionals from the United States and abroad face off with well-known amateurs players...
12:00 pm on Monday April 4, 2011

Officials investigate second Ravenel shooting in two days

Image by Flickr user velo_cityOfficials are investigating the Ravenel shooting that occurred early Sunday morning on Highway 165. The victim reported walking along the highway when four people attempted to rob him. He then heard gunshots and...
12:30 pm on Wednesday March 9, 2011

Dump truck driver killed in early morning accident

Image by Dave MacQueen WCIVThe driver of a sand-filled tractor trailer was killed this morning when his rig flipped right by 5091 County Line Road in Ravenel. The accident occurred at approximately 8 a.m. this morning and completely shut down the...
6:57 am on Friday December 24, 2010

Ravenel woman calls cops from trunk of car (update: bail)

Image by Flickr user Vince Chan If only the gold 1997 Oldsmobile Intrigue had a trunk release like this, things might have ended much sooner.Update December 24, bail: ABC News 4 is reporting that the suspect, Jeremiah Brown, has posted a total $1,...
5:57 am on Wednesday November 24, 2010

Caliente's 'Lowcountry Mexican' cuisine on Johns Island gets a thumbs up

Image by Caliente Caliente's Senor Bubba Picante.If you're someone who drives down Savannah Highway way out where all those dang left turners to Johns Island back up the road, you may have also noticed new Lowcountry-Mexican spot Caliente during...
3:47 am on Sunday August 15, 2010

Profiles, photos, and videos from Charleston County's seven new schools

Image by Flickr user wired_grSchool starts back in just a few days and there are seven new schools opening up in Charleston County. Those are … in North Charleston: Academic Magnet High, Stall High; in West Ashley: Ashley River Creative Arts...
4:08 am on Tuesday April 27, 2010

Ravenel magistrate receives public reprimand

Image by Flickr user KeithBurtis Magistrate Mary Brown Holmes of the Ravenel/Adams Run Area Magistrate Court has received a public reprimand for her unusual handling of a case where she made a guilty verdict without the presence of the defendant...
2:30 am on Sunday January 10, 2010

Break-ins perplex in southern Charleston County

Image by Flickr user subsircle The southern and rural part of Charleston County has been shocked by an upswing in crime and burglaries, even more perplexing is why and where the crime surge has come from. The Post and Courier did a bit of looking...
8:19 am on Friday May 8, 2009

New Gullah farmers market opens this weekend

Image by Flickr user Concubine Image by 20090508-sweetgrass.jpgCharleston's newest farmers market, the Sea Island Regional Farmers Market, opens today, Friday, May 8 and will also be open on Saturday. [gmap markers=blue::32.78684158549093,-80....
6:08 am on Friday October 24, 2008

Ravenel man accused of lewd act on child

Clyde L. Benton Junior of Ravenel has been accused of making his girlfriend's son perform masturbation on him. His bond was set at $50,000. Head over to Live 5 News for the story.