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9:19 am on Friday June 20, 2014

In tow truck shooting, Preston Oates sentenced to 26 years

Nearly thre-and-a-half years after Carlos Olivera was slain in a towing dispute, Preston Oates has been convicted.
11:54 am on Friday October 26, 2012

Second man sentenced in 2011 Port Royal home invasion

Curnell Booking. A second defendant has pleaded guilty in a violent 2011 Port Royal home invasion, Robert Curnell, 19, joins Zack Findlay, 20, in pleading guilty. Curnell was sentenced to 18 years, Findlay was sentenced to 20 years in prison....
4:56 am on Friday October 26, 2012

Future Kings Road Boat Landing (Update: work begins)

Update October 26th, 2012: The ground breaking ceremony for the new boat landing.   The new boat landing will have a 28-foot wide, two-lane concrete boat ramp on the Intracoastal Waterway and will feature a 200 linear foot floating dock along the...
4:27 am on Saturday September 22, 2012

Conviction in 2011 St. Helena Island shooting

Jabari Linnen A 20-year-old Beaufort man was sentenced to 20 years in prison Friday afterbeing convicted of a 2011 St. Helena Island shooting. At the conclusion of a four-day trial, jurors found Jabari Linnen guilty of assault and battery of ahigh...
4:15 am on Tuesday July 17, 2012

How ReVille committed his crimes over a decade, and how he was finally caught

Image by Staff illustration Of the 35 boys ReVille admitted to molesting, 12 have chosen to remain anonymous. (Updates at the bottom.) Former teacher, basketball coach, Bible leader, and principal Louis "Skip" ReVille plead guilty in Charleston...
5:34 am on Thursday June 28, 2012

Myrtle Beach ranks 30th for car thefts in the nation, but we aren't the worst in SC

Flickr user Mad African!: (Broken Sword) Update June 28, 2012: Myrtle Beach comes in at number 30 on the National Insurance Crime Bureau annual report that, "compiled 2011 car theft statistics and compared it to other towns across the country."...
12:29 am on Thursday June 21, 2012

Teen wanted in Friday shooting off Parris Island Gateway (Update: Conviction)

(Updates at the bottom.) Beaufort Police are searching for a 16-year-old youth who allegedly fired shots at two men leaving the Ambrose Run apartments. Mykel Deyshawn Johnson is described as 5 feet, 3 inches and weighs some 130 pounds. Multiple...
3:11 am on Thursday June 14, 2012

Pleading guilty to molesting 23 boys, ReVille sentenced to 50 years

Former teacher, basketball coach, Bible leader, and principal Louis "Skip" ReVille plead guilty in Charleston County court on Wednesday to charges of child sexual abuse. The sentence came down at 50 years for accusations that spanned the Charleston...
11:07 am on Monday June 4, 2012

Charleston Resident Helps New Movers with Welcomemat Services

   Having moved three times over the past year, Charleston resident Randy Rhea knows how difficult it can be for people to get acquainted and familiar with their new community or neighborhood. The Atlanta native relocated to Augusta, Ga., in July...
12:15 pm on Friday June 1, 2012

Music in the Streets & Carriage Rides at The Market Common Kicks Off Tonight

Every Friday in June, July & August will feature complimentary carriage rides and musicians playing live music in the Gazebos on Howard & Reed Avenues. Musicians include Grenoldo Frazier, Alan Bibey, Trio Sabroso, Arlin Strader Trio,  ...